Yes, the Super Bowl is finally here. Even though your weekend might revolve around that, there are plenty of other events around the Dayton area to fill in the blocks of time before the great event. Here is a listing of the top five Dayton area events.
Dayton Yankee Trace Wedding Showcase
Yankee Trace Golf Course
10000 Yankee St.
Saturday ONLY 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Plan your dream wedding and sign up to win amazing prizes and even a honeymoon. From dresses, cake, DJ services, photography services and more, explore everything that Dayton has to offer to create a beautiful wedding that will leave guests stunned.
Monster Jam Thunder Nationals
Wright State University Nutter Center
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy.
January 31- February 1
Enjoy one of the largest monster truck extravaganzas in the area. Welcome the Grave Digger, Man of Steele, War Wagon and more during this exciting event. Watch children's eye pop in wonder and listen to the roar of the engines while seeing the show of the season.
Ring of Fire: the Johnny Cash Musical
LaComedia Dinner Theatre
765 W. Central Ave.
Show runs through March 2
Admission: $55-$71 - saving coupons in the Entertainment Book (Buy one get one free)
This musical takes fans of Johnny Cash through a journey into the heart and soul of an American legend through the music he created and his trying life.
Second Street Market
600 E. 2nd Street
Saturday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
There is nothing better than buying local to ensure getting the freshest and healthiest products available. Not only will you find the freshest produce but also delicious, fresh breads, bagels, jams, honey and more. Find unique bottles of wine, homemade jewelry, dog treats, crafts and more. Enjoy breakfast while listening to live music and enjoy a rich cup of coffee while watching visitors come and go. It is a great place to find something unique.
Greater Dayton Garage Sale and Marketplace
Dayton Airport Expo Center
3900 McCauley Drive
Saturday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Love garage sales and antiques? This is the event for you. This event is the largest indoor garage sale offering over 400 booths containing arts, crafts, antiques, collectibles, clothing, outdoor items and much, much more.
** What area events are you looking forward to this year? Let me know.