The Stoddard Avenue Pumpkin Glow 2021

The Glow is ON for 2021!  Visit the link below to help us Gut & Carve the pumpkins this year!  A fun activity for families, friends and co-workers!  

This fun, FREE event for the whole family was enjoyed by almost 10,000 guests to Grafton Hill!  We need your help to put on this amazing display!

Volunteer and join in the fun of gutting and carving 1000 pumpkins!  We will be on the hill beside Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church every day from


Visit this link to sign up for a time slot–come for an hour or stay all day!  Fun for the whole family!  Volunteer link below: 

A special thank you to all of our Sponsors & Supporters: Grandview Medical Center/Kettering Health Network, The City of Dayton Mini-Grant, and of course–Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church.  Thank you for helping us bring so much joy to our community through The Stoddard Avenue Pumpkin Glow!


Thank you for your interest in events in the Grafton Hill neighborhood.  Some of Dayton’s best festivals are in Grafton Hill–including the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church Greekfest (the weekend after Labor Day), the Dayton Masonic Center’s Festival on the Hill (visit for details), and The Dayton Art Institute’s Oktoberfest (visit for details).

The Grafton Hill Holiday Tour 2022

Continue to check back to see when we are planning our next Holiday Tour in 2022.  

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Preservation Dayton’s Walking Tour of Grafton Hill:

This walking tour will highlight a few of the architectural and historical features of the Grafton Hill Historic District. The area we know as the Grafton Hill Historic District was designated an historic district by the City of Dayton in 1988 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.