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...
Downtown Housing Tour
Find out why downtown Dayton is the region’s hottest, most in-demand address during our free Downtown Housing Tour. Check out a variety of homes, from condos and townhomes to apartments and chic urban lofts, and even get a sneak peek in some projects still under construction! Experience the fun and convenience of downtown living, with restaurants, brewpubs, shops, performing arts, galleries and more just steps away.
2018-2019 Downtown Events
April 6, May 4, June 1
The Great Dayton Adventure Race
Dayton Jazz Festival
Lights in Flight Festival & Fireworks Show
Dayton Blues Festival
Dayton Celtic Festival
Art in the City
Dayton Reggae Festival
Dayton Greek Festival
Hispanic Heritage Festival
URS Rubber Duck Regatta
Dayton Art Institute's Oktoberfest
Hauntfest on Fifth
Grande Illumination & Dayton Children's Parade Spectacular in Lights
MetroParks Ice Rink
November 23, 2018-February 28, 2019