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...
Dayton Art Institute's Oktoberfest
Presented by Miller Lite, this community event boasts a dazzling array of artisans, unique foods, ample domestic, international and craft beers, kid-friendly art activities, live music on two stages, international wines and so much more! Oktoberfest includes a fully covered Main Stage viewing area and an expanded Craft Beer tent with big-screen TVs for all the weekend football action. The ACCO Brands FamilyFest provides free art activities for the kids, from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Preview party on Friday night, public admission Saturday and Sunday.
2014-2015 Downtown Events
October 3, November 7, December 5
Hauntfest on Fifth
Grande Illumination & Dayton Children's Parade Spectacular in Lights
MetroParks Ice Rink
November 28, 2014-February 28, 2015
Women in Jazz Festival
Lights in Flight Festival & Fireworks Show
Dayton Blues Festival
Dayton Celtic Festival
Hispanic Heritage Festival
Taste of All Things Oregon
Dayton Reggae Festival
Dayton Greek Festival
Taste of Miami Valley
(937) 461-MVRA (6872)