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Charlie Campbell

Charlie Campbell wants to spread the news of so many wonderful aspects in the greater Dayton area. He is a cheerleader and a real believer that our area is the place to be. He has been active in this area for almost 40 years and you can hear him weekly at WYSO.

The Voss Hoss Cruisin is tonight, 5 to 9pm at Voss Used Cars, 99 Loop Road in Centerville. In addition to seeing all kind of Hot Rods there are Door Prizes, a 50/50 Raffle, lots of Music and Local Food.

Levitt Pavilion Dayton
Friends of Levitt Pavilion Dayton

First Friday in Downtown Dayton is tonight. It is the perfect time to celebrate downtown's "independents" - mom-and-pop shops that dominate the consumer-based businesses. Galleries and museums have special activities. Bars and restaurants feature food and drink specials, and many host live performances later that night. Retailers offer hand-selected merchandise and carefully curated clothing, home goods, accessories, cosmetics, and more.

An expert, Laura Jones, shares her experiences as a production manager for four years on Art21, which is a PBS documentary series. She provides behind the scenes personal accounts meeting the artists and she focuses on visual contemporary art and artists in the twenty-first century. Bring your chair, your snacks and drinks to the Dayton Society of Artists Tonight at 8pm.

Miami Valley Native American Council

The Springfield Symphony Orchestra celebrates the 100th birthday of composer, conductor, and educator Leonard Bernstein with excerpts from his signature creation, West Side Story. The second part celebrates the Symphony's 75th anniversary season with some orchestral fireworks. This is tonight, 8pm, Veteran's Park Amphitheater, in Springfield.

DeWeese Ridgecrest Civic Association

Trash and Treasure is in the Saint Anne's Hill neighborhood. Antique furniture, art book collections, original framed prints, paintings by Dennis Towners and Karen Fisher and over 1000 pieces of original artwork by David Smith!!! Dayton Society of Artists, 48 High St, in Dayton, Saturday 8am to 1pm.

Some of Dayton's best food trucks are getting together as Smokin' Bee-Bee-Q hosts the third annual Taco Truck Takeover at the Yellow Cab tonight, from 5-10pm.

The 2018 AIDS Walk Greater Dayton takes place tonight at Fifth Third Field Plaza in downtown Dayton. The Walk kicks off at 6pm. This year's tri-city walk/run is slated to be the largest HIV/AIDS awareness event in Ohio.

At the Great Dayton Adventure Race you get your team and either race with competitors or a more relaxed pace in the non-competitive division. You hunt for clues and complete challenges downtown Dayton. Teams start anytime during the 2-hour window of 5 to 7pm tonight.

The Ohio Mini-Canvention is a huge show of beer and brewery collectibles. There are labels, signs, cans, coasters, bottle caps, posters, bottles, and the list goes on! Today and Saturday in Lebanon in the Warren County Fairgrounds.

Sideshow's 13th event is a show of Art and Music that all ages can enjoy featuring more than 100 local artists and musicians. This event has Sculpture, Painting, Music, Performers, Wrestling, Dancers, Comedy, Food Trucks, Local Brews, Photography and much, much more. Tonight 5pm-1am and Saturday, 3pm-1am in Yellow Cab Tavern.

The Wedding Singer pop-rock musical is based on the hit film of the same name. It takes audiences back in time when hair was big, greed was good, and collars were up. This is tonight and Saturday, at 2pm & 8pm, at The Victoria Theatre.

Jenn Starcher via Aullwood

Art on the Playground. Come and check out an interactive arts festival for kids with the whole family. There are live performances, DIY art projects, a paper airplane contest and much more! This is at the Habitat Environmental Education Center in Kettering on Saturday 11am to 3pm.

Michael and Sandy Bashaw are performing a concert especially for children on Saturday, 2pm, in the Downtown Dayton Metro Library's Bassani Theater.

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