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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 Jingle Lights

Downtown Dayton

Nov. 24-Jan. 1 • Downtown Jingle Lights East Monument Avenue and Main Street See downtown streets transformed into an interactive, ...


Rike’s Holiday Windows

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

Nov. 24-Jan. 3 • Rike’s Holiday Windows presented by Dayton Live Schuster Center Wintergarden, Second & Main sts.; Mon.-Fri. 6:30 ...


A Carillon Christmas

Carillon Historical Park 1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton

See Carillon Park’s campus transformed into a winter wonderland of sparkle, magic, and holiday cheer, including the Carillon Tree of ...


CoSHOP Holiday 2023

The Contemporary Dayton 25 W. Fourth St., Dayton

FRIDAY NOV 17 – SATURDAY DEC 23 Wednesday–Friday 11 am–7 pm; Saturday–Sunday 11 am–4 pm; closed Monday and Tuesday The ...


Ice Skating

RiverScape MetroPark 237 E Monument Ave, Dayton

Sheltered under the covered pavilion, the MetroParks Ice Rink sets the scene as a perfect winter wonderland in downtown Dayton. ...


Trivia at Moeller Brew Barn

Moeller Brew Barn 116 E. First St., Dayton

Put your knowledge to the test every week at Moeller Brew Barn's Trivia Night! Join an energetic game night with ...


Wu-Tang Wednesday

The Barrel House 417 E. Third St., Dayton

Come to The Barrel House every Wednesday for Wu-Tang Wednesday! What could be better than beer and hip hop? Every ...

A Drag Queen Christmas

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

For the ninth consecutive year, Murray & Peter present A DRAG QUEEN CHRISTMAS, the longest running drag tour in America. Get ...

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