Est. 1992

Dayton Ole Tyme Days Festival

2023 Festival

April 14,15 & 16
Downtown Dayton, Texas 77535

Vendor applications are online now!!!

Your participation made the '22 festival a tremendous success!

the dayton Ole Tyme days awarded over $20,000 in scholarships to 12 Dayton High School seniors.

We can't wait to see you all again this year!

all festival events take place in downtown Dayton from Hwy 321 to N. Winfree and between the R.R. Tracks and Hwy 90


Festival Hours

Friday, April 14, 2023
Festival: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Carnival: 6:00 pm - 12 midnight

Saturday, April 15, 2023
Festival: 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Carnival: 9:00 am  - 12 midnight

Sunday, April 16, 2023 
Festival: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Carnival: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

A Little About Us...

We are a non-profit organization formed by a group of volunteers who come together annually in Downtown Dayton to promote businesses, brands, and products. We strive to celebrate the city's heritage, and support the growth of the Dayton community by sponsoring and organizing an annual Ole Tyme Days Festival. By promoting local and area businesses during the Ole Tyme Days Festival we are able to provide scholarships to local graduating seniors.

Festival Events

The Dayton Ole Tyme Days Festival offers events and activities throughout the weekend: entertainment & interactive activities, exciting carnival rides and games; the car, bike, jeep, 4x4 and tractor shows; the junior chili championship; the Annual ‘Lil Miss and ‘Lil Mister Dayton Ole Tyme Days beauty pageant; as well as the ever popular and fun BBQ Cook-Off.

Sponsor The Festival

Need your business introduced to the community, have a product the world needs to know about? This is your chance! The Dayton Ole Tyme Festival offers many sponsorship opportunities for local businesses to promote their brand and services.

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