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YOU’LL STAND OUT.
BE DOWNTOWN.

An environment that sparks creativity and makes it easy to connect with customers and collaborators. Join downtown’s revitalization and give your company an edge in attracting talent.

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Things to do Downtown Dayton

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Unique experiences you can’t find anywhere else. The region’s best dining and nightlife, performing and visual arts, entertainment and events, and the center of culture and recreation. Downtown has so much to do, and something for every age, taste, and interest.

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FROM EVERYTHING.
BE DOWNTOWN.

Easy transitions from home to work to meeting up with friends. The region’s best amenities right outside your door. Living downtown is as convenient as it is fun, and it puts you in the heart of the action.

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LATEST NEWS & FAST FACTS

New Businesses Coming to Downtown Dayton >>MORE INFO
Attention Artists: Apply to Be Part of the Art in the City Juried Show >>MORE INFO
#ShopDaytonStrong and Other Ways to Help Tornado Survivors >>MORE INFO
Latest Urban Art Intersection Mural Complete >>MORE INFO
UD to Grow Its Real-World Think Tank at Arcade >>MORE INFO
Downtown Apartment Property Sold >>MORE INFO
Sinclair Takes Top Spot in National Academic Rating >>MORE INFO
New CareSource Center Opens >>MORE INFO
Arcade Hits Significant Milestone >>MORE INFO
YWCA Completes First Phase of $17M Renovation Project >>MORE INFO
New Activated Spaces Program Welcomes Its First Tenants >>MORE INFO
Kettering Tower Purchased for Stratacache World Headquarters >>MORE INFO

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Greater Downtown Dayton Plan

The Greater Downtown Dayton Plan is a strategic blueprint to transform Greater Downtown into a thriving city and unique, vibrant place.

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19 hours ago

Downtown Dayton

This Saturday, bring the family to the downtown branch of the Dayton Metro Library for the annual Party in the Park! There will be activity areas, food vendors, live entertainment, and more. More info online: www.daytonmetrolibrary.org/news/3466-party-in-the-park ... See MoreSee Less

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Downtown Dayton

It's Summer Kickoff Week, and we've got lots of fun lined up for The Square Is Where weekday lunchtime entertainment. All week, you can pick a pot to decorate, and take a little greenery back for your office. Bring a shirt, pillowcase, or other cloth materials you'd like to jazz up for tie dyeing on Tuesday. We'll close out the week with a Cornhole Tournament on Friday (signups are still available). Let's welcome summer with our friends at Key Ads! ... See MoreSee Less

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