October 26-27, 2018
Franklin's Fall Fest features The Great 4th Street Pumpkin Roll, Food, Crafts, Entertainment, Rides and More. We have a 5K and 1K Family Fun Run, Pumpkin Pie Eating Contest, and Costume Contest with Prizes. This is a Family Event sure to create long lasting childhood memories. Where else do you get to "legally" roll pumpkins down the middle of the street and for prizes?
November 16-18, 2018
Celebrate the Holiday Season during this fun filled event. Local Variety Show on Friday; Saturday enjoy a 5K run, craft show, Christmas Open House, Wine Tasting and Art Show. Enjoy the Grand Parade with lots of lights, decorations, and luminaries lining the streets followed by lantern tours. Sunday enjoy entertainment at the museum. Food Donations accepted for Pike County Food Pantry.
December 1-2, 2018
Now in our 42nd year, the Dalton Holidays Festival has provided the Christmas Spirit to generations of visitors, young and old alike. The festival is always the first weekend in December and is comprised of various events for all age groups. Featuring the "Coolest Parade in Ohio", we showcase our own pageant, a craft show, entertainment, and the finest homemade baked goods.