The Stoddard Avenue Pumpkin Glow 2019

The Stoddard Avenue Pumpkin Glow will be held the last Monday & Tuesday of October.  This year (2019) it will on October 28th & 29th.

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

9:00 AM – 9:00 PM Thursday, October 24th, Friday, October 25th, Saturday, October 26th & Sunday, October 27th.  


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: 


It literally takes an army to carve and display all of these pumpkins–and we treat our volunteers to breakfast, lunch and dinner while they are carving.  If you’d like to donate a dish to share, please sign up at the 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 2018

Special thanks to our community sponsors that made our tour possible: Grandview Medical Center, Square One Salon and Spa, F&W Properties, Mikesell’s Snack Food Company, The Dayton Masonic Center, The Requarth Company, and The Greater Dayton RTA
Our next Holiday Tour will be in 2020…check back for details!

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