Since 1994, the annual holiday gala has brought the community together. Not only does it support a great cause, but it is also the perfect way to, well, ring in the holidays. Here are 5 reasons to love the 2019 event, celebrating 25 years:
Dayton’s Most Delightful Dessert Contest is always a Ringing in the Holidays favorite. Guests will sample decadent desserts from Dewberry 1850, Culp’s Cafe and other local confectioners. Winners receive the People’s Choice, Critic’s Choice, and Best Presentation awards.
2. Gourmet Hors d'oeuvres and drinks
The menu of gourmet hors d’oeuvres and specialty cocktails never disappoints. There is also an open bar.
3. 25th Anniversary Ornament
Laura Carter of Raise Your Brush has created Carillon Historical Park’s limited edition 2019 Cheers to 25 Years ornament. This uniquely Dayton gift is sure to brighten any Christmas tree.
4. Big prizes
The Winter Getaway Raffle returns with a first prize Chicago Experience for Two, featuring two round-trip flights, dinner at an upscale Chicago restaurant, and a two-night stay at the new Nobu Hotel Chicago opening this spring.
The second prize Raleigh, N.C., weekend getaway includes a two-night stay with breakfast at the Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel, two museum tickets and dinner.
Raffle tickets available at the Carillon Historical Park Museum Store or by calling 937-293-2841 Ext. 119. One chance for $10, six chances for $50.
5. A Carillon Christmas
A ticket to this event also gets you access to all of the Christmas special activities at Carillon, including the Tree of Light and more.
>> It’s almost time for the Carillon Tree of Light to shine brightly for fifth season
WANT TO GO?
When: Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 from 6:30-10 p.m.
Where: Carillon Historical Park
Admission: Non-members: $85; Members: $75. Price includes all food & drink. Advanced registration is required online.
Information: (937) 293-2841 | Facebook | daytonhistory.org