Celebrate in a Big Way…
Get ready to have a blast in Your Downtown
Downtown Dayton is the site for many large-scale events throughout the year, three of which the Downtown Dayton Partnership coordinates. As more information on festivals and events becomes available, you'll find it all here. There’s nothing like celebrating in style in the center city!
Coming up next...
Hauntfest on Fifth
Don't miss the the region's largest and longest running Halloween event! Food, drink, music, street performers, and a costume contest with cash prizes. Advance tickets $5. $10 at the gate.
2016-2017 Downtown Events
Oct. 7, Nov. 4, Dec. 2
Grande Illumination & Dayton Children's Parade Spectacular in Lights
MetroParks Ice Rink
November 25, 2016-February 28, 2017
Dayton Jazz Festival
Lights in Flight Festival & Fireworks Show
Dayton Blues Festival
Dayton Celtic Festival
Hispanic Heritage Festival
Dayton Rock Festival
Dayton Reggae Festival
Dayton Greek Festival
URS Rubber Duck Regatta
Dayton Art Institute's Oktoberfest