Launch Dayton Startup Week, GenD Day, Hispanic Heritage Festival and more happening this week
Check out the first official edition of Elevate Dayton’s newsletter. We’re excited to share the latest events and stories with you. Don’t forget to subscribe now to receive this in your inbox. Let’s get right into this week’s upcoming events.
MojoFlo Performing at Levitt Pavilion Dayton — In combining hard-hitting horns, seductive melodies and a meticulously crafted stage show, MojoFlo has built a fiercely loyal fanbase. This self-supported band tours routinely to bring their show to a national audience, with a local performance on Sept. 17 at 7 p.m.
Hispanic Heritage Festival — Join the Hispanic Heritage Festival for a day-long celebration of Hispanic culture at RiverScape MetroPark on Sept. 18 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. There will be a parade, live music, dancing, entertainment, authentic Latin food all day and much, much more.
Ohio Players Performing at Levitt Pavilion Dayton — The Ohio Players rose to fame in the 70s as pioneers of street funk and underground R&B. They are one of the few bands that still perform all their music without using any computers for enhancement. Their latest performance will be on Sept. 18 at 7 p.m.
Check out Elevate Dayton’s calendar for more upcoming events like Generation Dayton’s guided tour of Dayton Metro Library's Undesign the Redline exhibit and how to use leverage when making business deals.
$100 gift cards offered for first-time COVID-19 vaccination — Public Health — Dayton & Montgomery County is offering an incentive of $100 gift cards for unvaccinated individuals to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccinations will take place at five fixed locations while supplies last starting Sept. 14.
Join the Elevate Dayton team! We’re hiring an experienced writer to join our editorial editorial team on a contractual basis. The writer will be expected to write one or two, 250-400 word articles a week about Dayton’s unheard stories. This is a remote position, but the candidate needs to be based in the Dayton area. Compensation is $800 per month.
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