Schedule of Events

Saturday, April 27th

10:00 am – Strawberry Pageant at Rhea County High School

Monday, May 6th

6:00 pm – Family Fun Night at Pendergrass Park (Fun at the Dayton Rc3 in case of rain)

Tuesday, May 7th

6:00 pm – Carnival Open – Washington Park

Wednesday, May 8th

6:00 pm – Pie & Cake Contest @ Paint the Town Pottery & Gifts

5:00 pm – Strawberry Shortcake at Centennial Park – 391 2nd Avenue

5:00 pm – Entertainment at Centennial Park

6:00 pm – Carnival Open – Washington Park

Thursday, May 9th

9:00 am – Dayton Art League Fine Arts Show at the Rhea County Courthouse

6:00 pm – Carnival Open – Washington Park

Food and Craft vendors arrive & set up (Courthouse Lawn)

Friday, May 10th

9:00 am – Dayton Art League Fine Arts Show at the Rhea County Courthouse

8:00 am to Dark – Food and Craft Vendors (Courthouse Lawn)

5:00 pm – Annual Cruise In  – No registration required.

Line up begins at Market & Main Street, downtown Dayton, TN!

6:00 pm – Carnival Open – Washington Park

5:00 pm – 10:30 pm – Live entertainment on Centennial Park Stage

6:30 pm – TSF Charity Auction inside the Historic Rhea County Courthouse!    

Saturday, May 11th

7:00 am – Strawberry Chase, Ed Gentry Memorial Run/Walk

7:00 am – Annual Dayton Rotary Pancake Breakfast

9:00 am – Dayton Art League Fine Arts Show at the Rhea County Courthouse

9:00 am – Dark – Children’s Area, Downtown Dayton

9:00 am – Dark – Craft & Food Vendors – Courthouse Lawn

9:45 am – 12:30 pm – Gospel Entertainment at “Courthouse Stage

9:30 am – 12:50 pm – Various entertainers at Rotary Park Stage

1:00 pm – Annual Tennessee Strawberry Festival Parade, Downtown Dayton

1:00 pm – Carnival Open – Washington Park

2:40 pm – 5:30 pm – Gospel Entertainment at “Courthouse Stage 

3:00 pm – 10:30 pm – Live entertainment on Centennial Park Stage   

Tuesday, May 15th

6:00 pm – Rhea County Distinguished Young Women Reception @ Fort Bluff Camp sponsored by Rhea Medical Center

Saturday, May 18th

7:00 pm – Rhea County Distinguished Young Women Program in Rudd Auditorium @ Bryan College

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