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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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Downtown Events Calendar
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Exhibit: Eyewitness

Dayton Society of Artists 48 High Street, Dayton

Opening September 2nd, 6 - 9 PM, the DSA is honored to present Eyewitness: The Impact of Deindustrialization on our ...



The Barrel House 417 E. Third St., Dayton

Bring your own vinyl, eat some free donuts, and relax with a beer. Come enjoy our weekly wind-down - we’re ...

BRUNCH Food Truck Rally

Yellow Cab Tavern 700 E 4th St, Dayton

It's a food truck rally with a brunch twist! The Yellow Cab Food Truck Brunch Rallies are back and we're ...



The Dayton Art Institute 456 Belmonte Park N, Dayton

Raise your glass for the return of the Dayton Art Institute Oktoberfest, taking place September 23–25 on the museum grounds! ...



The Dayton Art Institute 456 Belmonte Park N, Dayton

Oktoberfest DAYTON’S FAVORITE FALL FESTIVAL – SEPTEMBER 23-25! Raise your glass for the return of Oktoberfest, presented by Miller Lite, ...


Out on 5th

Oregon District Fifth Street, Dayton

What is Out on 5th? Out on 5th is the street closure of Fifth Street in the Oregon District of ...



The Loft Theatre 126 N. Main St., Dayton

By George Brant Directed by Emily N. WellsGrounded tells the story of a hot-shot F16 fighter pilot whose unexpected pregnancy ...


Tiny Stage

Varsity House 31 S. St. Clair St., Dayton

Swing downtown to Merchants Row and catch Tiny Stage Live Sets the last Sunday of each month. Only at Varsity ...

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