Around the Kitchen
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Nov. 4th 10 am - 7 pm, Nov. 5th 10 am - 5 pm
Dayton Convention Center
Downtown Dayton, Ohio
Geared towards the at-home gourmet or the brand new cook, Around the Kitchen offers a multitude of vendors featuring everything from spices and seasonings, textiles and dishes, to pots, pans and housewares all under one roof! Highlighting chefs, cooking techniques and unique kitchen and gift items, Around the Kitchen focuses on food and making the home a warm and inviting place, all branching out from the kitchen!
Tickets are available online for $8 presale by clicking this link. Presale tickets can be scanned from your phone, scanned from a printed email or held at will-call. If you do not purchase your tickets before the event, you can get them at the door for $10!
The City of Dayton Transportation Parking Garage is your best option for this event. The parking garage features a convenient skywalk into the Convention Center.
E. Fifth St. & Jefferson St.
(Located on 5th between Jefferson St. & St. Clair St. one block East of the Dayton Convention Center across from Gilly's)
E. Stone St.
(behind the Neon Movie Theatre)
$2.00 per hour ($1.00 part hour)
Attendees will pay at one of the convenient Pay Stations located on Level 1 of the parking garage (where the skywalk is located). Once you have paid at one of the pay stations you will receive a validated ticket for use at the exit. You will then have 20 minutes to exit the garage. Upon arriving at the exit, simply scan the validated parking ticket and the gate will raise. Please note: There are no cashiers stationed at the exits. Credit cards are the only form of payment that is accepted at the exits. To use Cash, you must use a Pay Station that is located on Level 1 of the parking garage.
Metered street parking is available throughout the Downtown Dayton area.
Delicious concession items will be available for purchase on the show floor. Take a break from strolling through aisle after aisle of food products, kitchen and gift items, home goods and more to grab a bite to eat or a glass of wine! Fantastic cooking demonstrations and talks are on the Lexus of Dayton main stage!
You may also visit the nearby Oregon Historic District, home to charming bistros and restaurants. It’s just three blocks east of the Convention Center. You’ll find everything from upscale American fare to Irish Pub food! Take a short walk and enjoy what Dayton has to offer, then return to the venue to continue shopping ‘til you drop!