FESTIVALS & SIGNATURE EVENTS

2019-2020 SIGNATURE DOWNTOWN EVENTS

FIRST FRIDAY

March 1, April 5, May 3, June 7
(937) 224-1518

DOWNTOWN  HOUSING TOUR

May 11
(937) 224-1518

A WORLD A’FAIR

May 17-19
(937) 312-5293

THE GREAT DAYTON ADVENTURE RACE

June 1
(937) 224-1518

DAYTON PRIDE PARADE & FESTIVAL

June (TBD)
(937) 274-1776

JEWISH CULTURAL FESTIVAL

June 2
(937) 496-0050

DAYTON JAZZ FESTIVAL

June 9
(937) 333-8400

FESTIVAL ON THE HILL

June (TBD)
(937) 222-9103

LIGHTS IN FLIGHT FESTIVAL & FIREWORKS SHOW

July 3
(937) 333-8400

DAYTON BLUES FESTIVAL

July 14
(937) 333-8400

DAYTON CELTIC FESTIVAL

July 26-28
(937) 372-9788

ART IN THE CITY

August 2
(937) 224-1518

GERMANFEST PICNIC

August 9-11
(937) 429-9251

DAYTON FUNK FESTIVAL

August 11
(937) 333-8400

DAYTON AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURAL FESTIVAL

August (TBD)
(937) 475-2707

ALEFEST

August (TBD)

DISTRICT DAY

August (TBD)

DAYTON REGGAE FESTIVAL

September 1
(937) 333-8400

DAYTON GREEK FESTIVAL

September 6-8
(937) 224-0601

HISPANIC HERITAGE FESTIVAL

September (TBD)
(937) 274-0126

URS RUBBER DUCK REGATTA

September (TBD)
(937) 233-1230

DAYTON ART INSTITUTE’S OKTOBERFEST

September 27-29
(937) 223-5277

HAUNTFEST ON FIFTH

October 26

GRANDE ILLUMINATION & DAYTON CHILDREN’S PARADE SPECTACULAR IN LIGHTS

November 29
(937) 224-1518

ALEFEAST

February (TBD)

HELP PUT ON SOME OF DOWNTOWN’S SIGNATURE EVENTS!

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The Downtown Dayton Partnership is frequently in search of great volunteers to help us put on fun events like the Dayton Holiday Festival, Art in the City, and more.

We also occasionally help recruit volunteers for big downtown festivals and events put on by other organizations.

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