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 Celtic Festival
Downtown Dayton comes to life with the sights and sounds of Ireland, Scotland and Wales at the 2016 Dayton Celtic Festival. Multiple stages offer continuous live musical and dance entertainment with seating undercover. Enjoy Celtic culture, children's activities, food, beverages, traditional Gaelic Mass, Celtic breakfast, a 5K, a bike ride, and more! Performers include Gaelic Storm, Scythian, We Banjo 3, Goitse, Screaming Orphans, and Socks in the Frying Pan. Admission is free. For more information, visit daytoncelticfestival.com.
2016-2017 Downtown Events
Downtown Adventure Night
Aug. 5, Sept. 2, Oct. 7, Nov. 4, Dec. 2
Hispanic Heritage Festival
Dayton Rock Festival
Taste of All Things Oregon
Dayton Reggae Festival
Dayton Greek Festival
Performing Arts Street Party
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 25, 2016-February 28, 2017
Dayton Jazz Festival
Lights in Flight Festival & Fireworks Show
Dayton Blues Festival