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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: Walking With Words

Dayton Metro Library – Main Library 215 E. Third Street, Dayton

Dayton Metro Library will host the traveling collaborative student exhibition, Walking With Words. In the exhibit, University of Dayton Department ...


The Square Is Where

Courthouse Square Third & Main Streets, Dayton

Each summer, the Downtown Dayton Partnership and Montgomery County present The Square Is Where, featuring free live entertainment and much more, ...


RiverScape MetroPark 237 E Monument Ave, Dayton

Part of RiverScape Community Fitness series BootyMix 6:00pm - 7:00pm AGE: All ages | FREE BootyMix is a high intensity, hip-hop dance fitness class ...


Takeoff Tuesdays

The Barrel House 417 E. Third St., Dayton

Tuesdays are for cheap flights, hot slices, and deep cuts. “DJ” GusJuice starts a four hour musical journey through many ...



Zen Lounge 121 N. Ludlow St., Dayton

Every Tuesday 7 pm - midnight Karaoke with host Nancy Sell Every Weds 6 pm - 9 pm live musicians ...


Mean Girls

The Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center 1 West Second Street, Dayton

Direct from Broadway, MEAN GIRLS is the hilarious hit musical from an award-winning creative team, including book writer Tina Fey (“30 Rock), ...

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