FESTIVALS & SIGNATURE EVENTS

2018-2019 SIGNATURE DOWNTOWN EVENTS

ART IN THE CITY

August 3
(937) 224-1518

FIRST FRIDAY

August 3, September 7, October 5, November 2, December 7
(937) 224-1518

GERMANFEST PICNIC

August 10-12
(937) 429-9251

DAYTON AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURAL FESTIVAL

August 18 & 19
(937) 475-2707

ALEFEST

August 25

DISTRICT DAY

August 25

DAYTON REGGAE FESTIVAL

September 2
(937) 333-8400

DAYTON GREEK FESTIVAL

September 7-9
(937) 224-0601

HISPANIC HERITAGE FESTIVAL

September 15
(937) 274-0126

URS RUBBER DUCK REGATTA

September 15
(937) 233-1230

DAYTON ART INSTITUTE’S OKTOBERFEST

September 21-23
(937) 223-5277

HAUNTFEST ON FIFTH

October 27

GRANDE ILLUMINATION & DAYTON CHILDREN’S PARADE SPECTACULAR IN LIGHTS

November 23
(937) 224-1518

METROPARKS ICE RINK

November 23, 2018-February 28,2019
(937) 274-0126

ALEFEAST

March 23, 2019

DOWNTOWN  HOUSING TOUR

May (TBD)
(937) 224-1518

A WORLD A’FAIR

May (TBD)
(937) 312-5293

THE GREAT DAYTON ADVENTURE RACE

June (TBD)
(937) 224-1518

DAYTON PRIDE PARADE & FESTIVAL

June (TBD)
(937) 274-1776

DAYTON JAZZ FESTIVAL

June (TBD)
(937) 333-8400

JEWISH CULTURAL FESTIVAL

June (TBD)
(937) 496-0050

FESTIVAL ON THE HILL

June (TBD)
(937) 222-9103

LIGHTS IN FLIGHT FESTIVAL & FIREWORKS SHOW

July 3
(937) 333-8400

DAYTON BLUES FESTIVAL

July (TBD)
(937) 333-8400

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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