SPECIAL EVENTS

Fun and exciting events happen throughout the season here at Dayton’s including our winter seminar series, festivals and group outings.
Check back often for more fun events! From our famous winter seminar series to the annual Blueberry Festival and the Fall Festival to special guests, there is always something fun and exciting happening here at Dayton’s!

Terrariums with TinkerBell

Saturday, June 16. 2018 — 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

SOLD OUT

Join us for a Saturday afternoon of fun with TinkerBell herself!  With instruction from a Dayton Nursery team member, you and your child will create their very own, unique terrarium with gravel, fresh soil, a Tinkerbelle fairy and two plants perfect to live in a terrarium environment.  Other accessories to brighten up Tink’s new home will also be available.  

Tinkerbelle herself will also be here during the event to help you with your project and offer fun activities.

Plants, accessories and fairy may not be exactly as pictured.

Cost: $25 per child
Each child must purchase a ticket.  Sharing projects is not permitted. Limit of 2 adults per child. 

Other Local Events:

The Akron Garden Club's Art Blooms Flower Show

Runs June 15th through 17th — 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Akron will come to life in the form of flowers when The Akron Garden Club (AGC) returns to Akron Art Museum to produce Art Blooms 2018. Highlights will include 20 floral designs inspired by works on exhibition at the museum, arrayed throughout the galleries.  There also will be 12 entries of botanical arts, including necklaces, earrings, paintbrushes and palettes embellished entirely with dried plant material. The show will feature 25 classes of houseplants, terrariums, container gardens and seasonal cut horticultural specimens from local gardens, including annuals, perennials, hosta, shrubs and trees. 

Standard museum admission fees apply for viewing the flower show. General non-member admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and students, children 17 and under and Blue Star Families, free.