Welcome Dayton Upcoming Community Events


Dayton World Soccer Games: Come out to watch Dayton's own "World Cup," as teams representing their home countries compete to win this day-long tournament. September 16, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m., Action Sports Center (1103 Gateway Dr.).



Hispanic Heritage Festival: Presented by the Puerto Rican, American and Caribbean Organization (PACO) and Five Rivers MetroParks, this day-long festival includes live music, dancing, great cultural entertainment, and fantastic food! Join us at noon for the parade. September 16, 11 a.m. - 11 p.m., RiverScape MetroPark.

Citizenship Clinic: Receive a free eligibility screening and consultation with an immigration attorney, and free assistance completing the naturalization application and fee waiver. As part of Welcoming Week, a librarian will be providing tours of the new library! September 19, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., Dayton Metro Library, 215 E. Third St. 

Voices of the Immigrant Experience: Join us for our latest installment of "Voices" during Welcoming Week to hear immigration and welcoming stories from South Africa, Mexico, and Kuwait. September 23, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., Dayton Metro Library, 215 E. Third St.  



Día de los Muertos Dayton:  Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a Mexican tradition that honors our loved ones who have passed away. Join Dayton's Day of the Dead Celebration that includes face-painting, dancing, and community altars. October 29, 2 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Parade starts at 4 p.m. at the "Old" Yellow Cab Building, 700 E. 4th St. and ends at Missing Peace Art Space, 234 S. Dutoit St.