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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: Walking With Words

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

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

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Pride 2022 Art Exhibit

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

Pride 2022 Art Exhibit Thursday, June 2 – Tuesday, July 5 Main Library, Third Street Bridge For Adults and Families ...

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The Square Is Where

Courthouse Square Third & Main Streets, Dayton, OH, USA

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

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Tai Chi & Qigong at the River

RiverScape MetroPark 237 E Monument Ave, Dayton, OH, United States

Head to RiverScape for Tai Chi and Qigong at the River. Each hour-long Tai Chi & Qigong session will start ...

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Takeoff Tuesdays

The Barrel House 417 E. Third St., Dayton, OH, United States

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

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Dayton Jewish Film Festival

The Neon , United States

June 7-26 The Dayton Jewish Film Festival offers outstanding world cinema that promotes awareness, appreciation and pride to the diversity ...

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Karaoke

Zen Lounge 121 N. Ludlow St., Dayton, OH

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

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Live Comedy Standup Open Mic

Yellow Cab Tavern 700 E 4th St, Dayton, OH, United States

The Yellow Cab Tavern in Downtown Dayton is well known for live music, food trucks, silent discos and many other ...

MVHSTA Showcase

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

Join us for an exciting night of entertainment and celebration of what has certainly been a memorable season of high ...

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Exhibit: Walking With Words

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

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

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Pride 2022 Art Exhibit

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

Pride 2022 Art Exhibit Thursday, June 2 – Tuesday, July 5 Main Library, Third Street Bridge For Adults and Families ...

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Storytime at Reza’s

Reza's Downtown 438 Wayne Ave., Dayton, OH

Enjoy a beverage from the children’s menu and storytime every Wednesday at 10 a.m. rezasroast.com

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The Square Is Where

Courthouse Square Third & Main Streets, Dayton, OH, USA

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

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Lunchtime Concert Series

RiverScape MetroPark 237 E Monument Ave, Dayton, OH, United States

Part of RiverScape Summer Music series Lunchtime Concert Series 11:30am - 1:30pm AGE: All ages | FREE As part of our RiverScape Summer Music ...

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The Unit

RiverScape MetroPark 237 E Monument Ave, Dayton, OH, United States

Part of RiverScape Community Fitness series The Unit 6:00pm - 7:30pm AGE: All ages | FREE Join The Unit for an exciting boot camp ...

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Wu-Tang Wednesdays

The Barrel House 417 E. Third St., Dayton, OH, United States

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

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