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Find something fun to do with our calendar of downtown events.

There's always something fun going on downtown! Below you'll find a list of events scheduled for today. Use the filters at the top to find events by date, keyword, and more. You can also view the calendar by month or as a list of 20 events at a time.

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Exhibit: Beyond the Woodblock

The Dayton Art Institute 456 Belmonte Park N, Dayton

Beyond the Woodblock October 2, 2021–March 6, 2022 Gallery 105 The phrase “Japanese prints” is almost synonymous with woodblock prints, ...


Exhibit: Willis “Bing” Davis: Kneel

The Contemporary Dayton 25 W. Fourth St., Dayton

Willis “Bing” Davis: Kneel November 5, 2021–January 16, 2022 Featuring a room-sized installation that explores police brutality through “kneelers” created with ...


Polar Bear Express

Downtown Dayton

Nov. 22-Feb. 28 • Polar Bear Express Routes throughout downtown; Call for dates, times, and cost. Book a ride aboard ...


Three Women, Three Views

Dayton Society of Artists 48 High Street, Dayton

The Dayton Society of Artists welcomes you to "Three Women, Three Views" by local artists Jean Koeller and Michele BonDurant, ...

Dayton Funk Night

RiverScape MetroPark 237 E Monument Ave, Dayton

Dayton Funk Night 7:00pm - 10:00pm AGE: All ages | $8.00 Represent your city and skate to funk music at the MetroParks Ice Rink. ...

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