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Woodland Lights - Wright-Patt Realty

Every year around the end of November, Dayton's Countryside Park is transformed into a wonderland of lights, holiday scenes, and family-friendly attractions. The Woodland Lights holiday festival is always one of the year's most anticipated events in Washington Township, with visitors coming from far and wide to see the spectacular sights.

For local families, the holidays just wouldn't be the same without a trip to the festival. Our REALTORS® are ready to celebrate the season, and we've got all the details on what to expect from Woodland Lights this year.

Celebrate the Holidays at Woodland Lights

Dates: Weekends November 22 – December 1, Daily December 6 – December 23

Location: Countryside Park – 895 Miamisburg-Centerville Road, Dayton, OH 45459

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    Whether you're still shopping for Washington Township homes for sale or you're already a long-time resident, events like Woodland Lights provide a perfect chance to build a deeper connection with the community. The month-long Woodland Lights festival has been a local tradition for many years and only seems to get better with each holiday season. Every year, thousands of people visit Countryside Park to get in the holiday spirit.

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Beavercreek Popcorn Festival - Wright-Patt Realty

Summer is drawing to a close in Greene County, but that doesn't mean all the fun is over for the year. In fact, our REALTORS® are still looking forward to one of our favorite events of the year—the Beavercreek Popcorn Festival.

This annual tradition has become a treasured local event, and we can't wait to see what this year's festival brings. Here's what you can expect from the Beavercreek Popcorn Festival in 2019!

A Beavercreek Tradition

The Beavercreek Popcorn Festival has been going strong for more than 30 years and has become the event that many Ohioans look forward to all summer long. And since parts of the 2018 Popcorn Festival were unexpectedly canceled due to stormy weather, the 2019 iteration of the event is more hotly anticipated than ever!

Taking place the weekend after Labor Day (September 7th and 8th, 2019), the Beavercreek Popcorn Festival offers two full days packed with live entertainment, games, vendors, activities for the whole family, and lots of food and drink. And it probably goes without saying that if you like popcorn, you'll love this festival. 

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Beavercreek New Year's Eve
One of the things our REALTORS® love about the holiday season in Ohio is that there are so many different ways to ring in the New Year. Whether you're in the mood for ice skating with the family, seeing the Globetrotters play basketball or going for a run, be sure to check out one of these fun ways to celebrate New Year's Eve.

  1. 33rd Annual Resolution Run - Beavercreek High School, 2660 Dayton-Xenia Road
    The 33rd Annual Resolution Run is a great way for both fitness buffs and families to start their New Year's resolutions. It's an annual tradition that lets people of all fitness levels take part. It begins at 7 pm with a 200-meter Kids' Fun Run for children 6 years old and younger, followed by a ½-mile Fun Run for children 7 to 12 years old at 7:15 pm. The main event, a 5K race, begins at 8 pm. You can register ahead of time or the day of the race starting at 6 pm.  In the afternoon before the race, check out some Beavercreek homes for sale.

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Beavercreek Christmas Tree Lighting
Twinkling lights, falling snow – there's nothing quite like the magic of the holidays. Here in Beavercreek, our REALTORS® always look forward to the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration at The Greene. It marks the official beginning of the holiday season, and it's right around the corner.

Christmas Comes to Beavercreek

We look forward to the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration and Santa Arrival Parade all year long in Beavercreek, and at last, it's almost here! This year's event arrives on Thursday, November 15 at The Greene Town Center, and it's the perfect way to get the holiday season started right. The festivities begin at 6 pm, and you don't want to miss it!

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Yellow Springs Ohio Street Fair
Yellow Springs, Ohio is known as a unique community, where food, art, music, small businesses, and people combine to create a vibrant atmosphere. You will find evidence of those great qualities no matter when you visit, but the Yellow Springs Street Fair is the ideal time to experience this community. The Yellow Springs Street Fair, which occurs twice per year on the second Saturday in June and October, is a celebration of all the things that make our corner of Ohio such a special place to call home. Our REALTORS® have all the details on what to expect from this year's Yellow Springs Street Fair. 

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Kettering Ohio Fraze Pavilion
The Fraze Pavilion at Lincoln Park in Kettering has been a popular outdoor entertainment destination for more than 25 years and remains one of the best places in Ohio to catch a concert. Since it opened its doors in 1991, Fraze Pavilion has attracted some of the biggest names in music to our corner of Ohio and been a place where emerging artists can introduce themselves to the community. Every summer at Fraze Pavilion features the "Summer's Best Music Under the Stars" concert series, which draws visitors from near and far for a busy schedule of great concerts. Our REALTORS® know Kettering, and we've got the inside scoop on everything you can expect at the Fraze Pavilion. 

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Huber Heights Ohio Rose Music Center
Wouldn't it be nice to enjoy your favorite musical acts in a fun, outdoor setting, close to home in Huber Heights? The Stuart & Mimi Rose Music Center, opened in 2015, is the perfect place to do just that. The mid-sized concert and entertainment venue draws significant acts from all over the world and has quickly become one of the most popular places in the Huber Heights area to catch a show. Our REALTORS® know Huber Heights, and we're excited to tell you about the entertainment that you'll find at the Stuart & Mimi Rose Music Center. 

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Centerville Ohio July 4 Festival
Centerville, Ohio is a warm family-friendly town. This small community is a short drive from Dayton, Wright Patterson AFB, and other regional destinations. You'll appreciate the attractive homes, good schools, beautiful parks, and family-focused lifestyle. If you plan to tour Centerville homes, why not visit during our community's July 4 festivities to get a real taste of what living in Centerville is all about? You can enjoy the 45th Annual Americana Festival.

Our REALTORS® live and work in the Centerville area. We enjoy the Americana Festival because it's a great way to get to know the city and its residents. If you plan to attend, here's what you need to know.

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Beavercreek Neighborhoods
Want to find a home that you will truly love long-term? Choosing the right neighborhood is one of the most important steps in finding the right home, and there are a ton of signs that can tell you whether a neighborhood is the right fit. It starts with understanding your needs, your priorities, and how each neighborhood meshes with your lifestyle. With the help of our REALTORS®, let's take a closer look at 5 signs that can indicate whether a neighborhood is right for you. 

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Bellbrook Sugar Maple Festival
Spring is a great time to begin your home search in Ohio. You'll discover a rich fusion of art, history, culture, and natural adventures. You'll see cities with professional sports excitement and contemporary entertainment. And if you prefer quiet, small-town living, you'll find exactly what you're looking for in Bellbrook.

Bellbrook homes offer a choice of beautifully designed living spaces, quiet neighborhoods, and family-friendly environments. If you visit during the Sugar Maple Festival, you can get to know the community better.

Our REALTORS® know you'll love living in Bellbrook and enjoy the Sugar Maple Festival. It's a perfect way to have family-friendly fun while learning more about our community.

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Fairborn Ohio Fitness Classes
If getting fit topped your list of 2018 New Year's resolutions, you're in the majority. Plenty of folks start the year determined to lose weight and get in shape.  However, did you know going to the gym is one of the hardest resolutions to keep? Keeping up with your fitness routine can be challenging enough and if you're busy touring Fairborn homes for sale, it can be even tougher.

Fairborn locals are fortunate because our community has a wide variety of local workout facilities and classes from which to choose. Our REALTORS® know the importance of a good workout. That's why we've created this list of 10 Fitness Classes in Fairborn to Keep Your Resolution Going. 

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See How Yellow Springs Locals Celebrate Christmas

Yellow Springs Ohio Christmas
If you're interested in Yellow Springs homes for sale, you'll be pleased to discover the city's art, culture, and authenticity. Yellow Springs, Ohio is a small community of eclectic buildings and colorful citizens. Its welcoming atmosphere and art-inspired events attract visitors year round. If you visit during the holidays, you can experience local celebrations and traditions that make this city a perfect place to call home.

Our real estate agents believe the holidays are the perfect time to get to know Yellow Springs. We want to help, so we've prepared a list of our favorite holiday events and traditions.

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Centerville Ohio Hometown Holiday Walk
The holiday season is the perfect time to tour Centerville homes for sale . November weather is just right for a brisk autumn stroll. Gentle winds inspire trees to release their final sprays of red, gold and orange. Christmas reds and twinkling lights give the city a charming holiday glow. You can join us in welcoming the wonderful season at the Hometown Holiday Walk in the Heart of Centerville.

The annual Holiday Walk is a great way to begin your holiday season. Our REALTORS® appreciate this event because it offers a great opportunity to experience Centerville's warm community atmosphere. Here are a few more details about this enjoyable seasonal event.

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Best Cities Near Wright Pattern AFB
Are you relocating to Ohio to work and live near the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base?  Just east of Dayton, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is at the heart Greene County, surrounded by rolling countryside, big cities and picturesque small towns. Our REALTORS® have many years of experience when it comes to buying and selling homes in the region, and these are some of our favorite places to live near Wright-Patterson AFB, OH.

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Welcome Home to Bellbrook, Ohio

Bellbrook Ohio Home

Maybe you live in a big city and always dreamed of moving to a small town.  In your dreams your ideal home could resemble a Norman Rockwell painting ... or perhaps a home right here in Bellbrook, Ohio.

Bellbrook, a suburb of Dayton, Ohio, is the quintessential American community known for its charming downtown, peaceful neighborhoods, and wonderful schools.  Located just a 20-minute drive from Dayton and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, locals enjoy a variety of amenities including recreational activities, cultural and community events.  People with homes in Bellbrook have the convenience of small businesses and restaurants practically at their back doors.

From annual festivals, local restaurants, and community clubs and organizations, Bellbrook has something for everyone--no matter what stage of life you might be in.

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Local Fairborn Family Fun Begins October 20  

Fairborn Ohio Fall Festival
For many living in Fairborn, Ohio, October marks the official kick-off to leaf peeping, high school football, and plenty of fall festivals and events.  One of the year's most exciting events is right around the corner... the Fairborn Halloween Festival and Zombie Walk.

If you like to get into the spirit of Halloween, this is one event you don't want to miss! Our real estate agents have all the details you need to get the most out of one of Fairborn's favorite annual traditions.

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Fairborn Corn Festival
By the time August rolls around, the sweet corn is just about ready to pick in Ohio. So if you like corn on the cob, it's a great time to be alive. There are plenty of ways to enjoy Ohio's favorite crop, but our real estate agents have a clear favorite – the Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival in Fairborn, Ohio.

The Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival is an annual tradition, now in its 36th year. Timed to coincide with the Faiborn, Ohio area's ample sweet corn harvest, this event is a perfect opportunity to taste some of the best sweet corn in the country, but it's also much, much more. The festival is a fun, family-friendly event that offers a wide range of crafts, games, activities and, of course, food. Here's a sampling of what you can expect this year:

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Celebrating the Fourth in Fairborn: Where to Find Fireworks Around Fairborn, Ohio 

Watching Fairborn Ohio Fireworks

Can you believe that the Fourth of July is already around the corner? Independence Day is always an important celebration in our corner of Ohio, and a great opportunity for the communities around Fairborn, Ohio to come together for fun, family-friendly special events. There are a ton of great firework displays around Fairborn and our real estate agents are here to help you find the best places to see the action.

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Memorial Day Events

It's hard to believe that Memorial Day is just around the corner once again! As always, this is one of the most important holidays of the year in Beavercreek, Ohio, and all of the communities that surround Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Memorial Day events around the city commemorate those lost in service, and celebrate the freedoms they gave their lives to protect. The community always comes together to make Memorial Day a special celebration, and you'll find events around Wright-Patterson Air Force Base throughout the weekend. 

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