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What's Great In Dayton: July 23 - 29, 2021

Day Air Ballpark, home of the Dayton Dragons
The Dayton Dragons are hosting a screening of the Wizard of Oz at Day Air Ballpark.

Tonight you can see the classic film Wizard of Oz if you go to the ballpark of the Dayton Dragons. Bring a blanket, sit on outfield grass and watch it. Gates open at 6, movie starts at 6:30pm.

At Levitt Pavilion in downtown Dayton tonight and Saturday there are performers at 7pm. There is no cost for this….but you do need to bring a blanket or a chair. Check out who is playing at: levittdayton.org

The 20th Century Circus is one of the last touring tented circuses in the United States. They bring old-world circus skills to create one and a half hours of circus that is in tents! It’s in Waynesville, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

The Second Street Market is now open on Saturday. You can go inside and feast on fresh local foods. The hours are 8am to 3pm.

At the Neon Movies there's a Family Films on Saturday mornings. Tickets are given on a first-come, first-serve basis. This is a chance for families to enjoy the movie-going experience together and keep kids thoughtfully engaged. There is no cost and it's at 11am.

The Garlic Fest is at Carroll High School on Saturday from 1 to 10pm. There are 15 food vendors, beer, live bands, cooking demos, a dunk tank, and the Garlic Eating Contest.

Now you can nominate a Women of Influence award. These are women who are committed to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. This is organized by the YWCA of Dayton and their web site is: ywcadayton.org

Lot’s to be doing…
Charlie, It’s Great In Dayton, 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.