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The Square Is Where


the square is where

Lunchtime entertainment in the heart of Your Downtown

Noontime entertainment in the heart of downtown Dayton is back for the summer, and it's better than ever! The Downtown Dayton Partnership and Montgomery County present The Square Is Where, featuring free live entertainment and much more, weekdays on downtown's Courthouse Square.

See the schedule below!

A variety of performers will take the stage around the noontime lunch hour on most weekdays during the summer months (May through September). Entertainment will include bands, dancers, live trivia, arts groups, acoustic musicians and more.

Food vendors also will set up on Courthouse Square each weekday, allowing downtown workers and others to grab lunch and take in the live entertainment while enjoying the outdoors downtown.

This year's program once again includes patio umbrella and bistro-style tables, cornhole, mini-golf, giant chess and checkers, and other games and activities. Fun tournaments and other events also are planned to help you enjoy taking a break from the office, meeting up with friends and coworkers, and enjoying the sunshine during lunch!

A calendar of scheduled entertainment can be found below. Check back often, as the schedule will be updated throughout the summer. You also can "Like" The Square Is Where on Facebook to get the latest updates on upcoming entertainment and more.

If you are interested in performing on the Square this summer or would like more information about The Square Is Where, contact Emilee Langenkamp by This email address is being protected from spam bots, you need Javascript enabled to view it or at (937) 224-1518, ext. 227.

The Square Is Where you should be during your lunch hour this summer!

Scheduled Entertainment

Monday, September 18 - Music Monday with Liftoff Entertainment
Tuesday, September 19 - Trivia Tuesday with Rob D'Agostino
Wednesday, September 20 - Walking Wednesday, music from Todd the Fox
Thursday, September 21 - Music from Keith Lykins
Friday, September 22 - Fridays Rock! with Chris Yakopcic

Monday, September 25 - Music Monday with Liftoff Entertainment
Tuesday, September 26 - Trivia Tuesday with Rob D'Agostino
Wednesday, September 27 - Walking Wednesday, Foodbank can crushing contest
Thursday, September 28 - Music from Martin Nichols
Friday, September 29 - Fridays Rock! with Puzzle of Light