It’s a birthday party for Dayton, and everyone’s invited!

Credit: Tom Gilliam

Credit: Tom Gilliam

Dayton is 2-2-3!

What better way to celebrate than with Dayton beer, Dayton funk, Dayton food and even a Dayton birthday cake?


The Barrel House, 417 E. Third St., will be tapping beer by Dayton breweries, featuring food from food truck Wicked Wich and more on Friday, April 5 (which also happens to be First Friday downtown). The event will run from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

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"We'll be boasting a taplist of nothing but Dayton brewed beer, listening to Dayton bred music all day," event organizers posted on Facebook.

>> Meet the owners of The Barrel House

Here are 17 Dayton brews that will be on tap:

  1. Warped Wing - Creamsicle Ermals
  2. Warped Wing - Whiskey Rebellion
  3. Warped Wing - Gamma Bomb
  4. Branch & Bone - Empty Page
  5. Branch & Bone - Salted Caramel Unmasked
  6. Yellow Springs - Dianthus
  7. Yellow Springs - Captain Stardust
  8. Yellow Springs - Handsome
  9. Yellow Springs & Devil Wind - Riding Leisurely
  10. Devil Wind - Funnel Cloud
  11. Crooked Handle - Trinity Haze
  12. Dayton Beer Co. - Deep Sea Diving
  13. Alematic - Paint It Black
  14. Lock 27 - Waterway Wheat
  15. Toxic - Abby's Cure
  16. Fifth Street - JoJo's with Woodburl Coffee
  17. Hairless Hare - Kickback Kolsch with Black Raspberry

Dayton was founded on April 1, 1796.

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Credit: Tom Gilliam

Credit: Tom Gilliam


What: Dayton Turns 223! at The Barrel House

When: Friday, April 5, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Where: The Barrel House, 417 E. Third St., Dayton

More info: Facebook

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