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An environment that sparks creativity and makes it easy to connect with customers and collaborators. Join downtown’s revitalization and give your company an edge in attracting talent.

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Things to do Downtown Dayton

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Unique experiences you can’t find anywhere else. The region’s best dining and nightlife, performing and visual arts, entertainment and events, and the center of culture and recreation. Downtown has so much to do, and something for every age, taste, and interest.

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FROM EVERYTHING.
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Easy transitions from home to work to meeting up with friends. The region’s best amenities right outside your door. Living downtown is as convenient as it is fun, and it puts you in the heart of the action.

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LATEST NEWS & FAST FACTS

The Contemporary Dayton Announces Opening in The Arcade >>MORE INFO
Mother, Son Open Lifestyle Storefront in Downtown Dayton >>MORE INFO
Dayton Riverfront Plan Continues to Revitalize Waterways and Surrounding Areas >>MORE INFO
New Apartment Building Planned Near Dayton Dragons Ballpark >>MORE INFO
Greater Dayton RTA Provides Free Rides to Vaccine Appointments, Clinics >>MORE INFO
Dayton Convention Center Hires Events Management Company, Plans Upgrades >>MORE INFO
Dayton Art Institute to Re-Open Its Doors >>MORE INFO
Dayton Dragons Announce 2021 Opening Day, Season Schedule >>MORE INFO
Levitt Pavilion Announces Tentative 2021 Concert Season Opener >>MORE INFO
Grist Re-opens in Redesigned Downtown Space >>MORE INFO
Greater Dayton RTA Begins Fare-capping System to Promote Equity >>MORE INFO

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Greater Downtown Dayton Plan

The Greater Downtown Dayton Plan is a strategic blueprint to transform Greater Downtown into a thriving city and unique, vibrant place.

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What does Winans Chocolates + Coffees owner Whitney love about being a downtown Dayton business?She says it's the customers who come in an make their shop a part of their day! "We are the neighborhood coffee shop that you can zip in and grab a latte before work, or sit with friends while enjoying chocolates for a pick me up after lunch to stopping by for a glass of wine after work."Read more about Winans in our OPEN* Business Spotlight: www.downtowndayton.org/open-business-spotlight-winans/And sign up for our e-vents newsletter at: bit.ly/37QsRyx ... See MoreSee Less
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