Levitt Pavilion Preview Concert | The Suffers
Aug
17
6:00pm 6:00pm

Levitt Pavilion Preview Concert | The Suffers

Levitt Pavilion Dayton is a state-of-the-art outdoor music venue that will open in the middle of downtown Dayton in 2018.  Join Friends of Levitt Pavilion Dayton for a sneak peak of the Levitt experience with The Suffers!

The 2017 Levitt National Tour, locally sponsored by PNC Bank will feature the critically acclaimed rising stars, The Suffers. This 8-piece powerhouse of Gulf Coast Soul celebrates the rich diversity of the band's hometown of Houston, masterfully melding classic American soul with genres as wide-ranging as rock, Latin ska, Cajun, hip hop, country and R&B.  This approach has already earned The Suffers a place on numerous artists to watch lists, rave reviews from Billboard, NPR, and The New York Times and a growing international fan base and they're just getting started! 

Show starts promptly at 7:00PM. BYO lawn chair or blanket. Join us for a great evening of FREE music!

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Art in the City
Aug
4
5:00pm 5:00pm

Art in the City

Art in the City is about recognizing the immense talent that Dayton has to offer. Encouraging conversations about local art and having an open competition in over 25 different downtown businesses provides a unique opportunity to showcase and marvel at our local talent.  

 

More details will be provided as the event gets closer.

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Adventure Series: Kayaking
Aug
3
5:30pm 5:30pm

Adventure Series: Kayaking

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Have some fun on the water kayaking and paddleboarding at Eastwood Lake with Whitewater Warehouse! There will be a variety of boats and stand up paddleboards to choose from. UpDayton will cover the cost of your kayak or paddleboard rental until all open spots are filled.  RSVP soon and be ready to have fun! (Limited spots available.)

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Dayton Celtic Festival
Jul
28
to Jul 30

Dayton Celtic Festival

Come to the Celtic Festival to enjoy live entertainment, good food and better friends!  The festival will be at the RiverScape MetroPark located in Downtown Dayton.  The festival hours are below and you can follow the link to learn more.

Please note that Patterson Boulevard, Monument Avenue, and St. Clair Street will be closed during the United Irish of Dayton Celtic Festival.

Celtic Festival Hours:

Friday, July 28, 5.30-11 p.m
Saturday, July 29, 11.30 – 11 p.m.
Sunday, July 30, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

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Beginner Bocce Bash
Jul
21
6:00pm 6:00pm

Beginner Bocce Bash

Beginner Bocce Bash | Friday, July 21st | 6pm
 

  • Single elimination Bocce Tournament
  • Teams of 4 players will compete for the Bocce Bash Championship
  • Winning team walks away with $200
  • The perfect tournament for the new or casual bocce player.
  • If you've ever played in the Bocce Classic - you are probably too advanced for this tournament.
  • There will also be 15 food trucks, live music, beer & wine and vendors on hand!
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Dayton Dragons Game
Jul
19
7:00pm 7:00pm

Dayton Dragons Game

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Come watch your Dayton Dragons take on the Peoria Chiefs! The Gem City Adventure Series will provide you with a FREE ticket if you RSVP below. Sign up below so that we know that you're coming! We will follow-up with details on where to pick up your ticket. Contact Ben Cox (bcox@updayton.org) if you have any questions.

Sorry! Registration has closed for this event.

 
 
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Great Dayton Adventure Race
Jul
7
5:00pm 5:00pm

Great Dayton Adventure Race

  • Corner of 5th and Pine Street in the Oregon District (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This fast-paced scavenger hunt will start at the corner of 5th and Pine streets in the Oregon District (near the iHeart Radio Building). The scavenger hunt will take you through the ins and outs of the city allowing you to experience Dayton in a new light.  Team up with friends to explore downtown or complete the scavenger hunt solo, experiencing everything that downtown Dayton has to offer!  Racers will navigate the city with a map, answering the questions and performing tasks located on their clue sheet.  

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June Advocacy Committee Meeting
Jun
28
6:30pm 6:30pm

June Advocacy Committee Meeting

Please join us for our monthly meeting.

Be a voice for young Daytonians and the issues that matter most to them.

The Advocacy Team promotes civic engagement and connects young Daytonians to the people and issues that are shaping the city and the region. The team’s signature event is an annual election forum featuring candidates for each year’s November election. In addition to this event, the team hosts Q&A events with local leaders and seeks out opportunities to strengthen the voice of young professionals in the community.

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Kickoff Event | Gem City Adventure Series
Jun
16
5:30pm 5:30pm

Kickoff Event | Gem City Adventure Series

On Friday, June 16th at 5:30pm we'll host a brief Kickoff Event at Dublin Pub (300 Wayne Ave.). We'll give a quick overview of what we have planned for the summer and hand out welcome packets and other info. We'll then head across the street to the Yellow Cab Food Truck Rally (https://www.facebook.com/events/743866065782995)! 

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