June 2023 Dayton Dozen guide to Events

Thank you to Miami County Parks for sponsoring this month's Dayton Dozen and helping make this resource possible to Greater Dayton area families!

School is out, and the season of pools, festivals, and outdoor activities has arrived! Keep your family busy all month long by checking out some of the June 2023 family-friendly activities around Greater Dayton this month!


This Summer, downtown Troy will once again welcome a variety of artwork as part of Troy Main Street’s biennial Sculptures on the Square exhibition. This year’s exhibit features 25 sculptures from artists throughout the United States as well as local artwork that will be hung in local businesses. Sculptures on the Square will be running from June 16 – October 1, 2023. The exhibition will kick off on Friday, June 16th with the Sculptures on the Square Opening Celebration. The event will take place at The Rec in downtown Troy and additional activities centered around the theme “Wind and Water” will be happening on Courthouse Plaza that evening. There will be a variety of fun events and activities to experience throughout the Summer as well as local artwork featured in business throughout downtown as part of Troy Main Street’s Be a Part of the Art Events 2023. For updated information on Sculptures on the Square events and activities throughout the Summer, please visit their website or Facebook page.

2. Dayton Dragons Games

Baseball games all month long!

Read about the Dayton Dragons Family Club HERE.

3. Juneteenth Funk Fest

June 18th – 7:00pm

The Eichelberger Amphitheater at The Heights
8625 Brandt Pike
Dayton, OH

4. The West Dayton Summer Block Party

June 24th – 4:00-8:00pm

Omega Community Development Corporation
1816 Harvard Blvd
Dayton, OH

5. The Ohio Valley Indigenous Music Festival

June 3rd – 10:00am-8:00pm

Patricia Allyn Park
7266 OH-48
Springboro, OH

6. SunWatch Summer Fest

June 24th – 6:00am-12:00pm

Sunwatch Indian Village
2301 W River Rd
Dayton, OH

7. Juneteenth Concert Ft. The Grammy Award-Winning Rebirth Brass Band

June 17th – 5:00-8:30pm

Levitt Pavilion Dayton
134 S Main St
Dayton, OH

8. St Christopher Parish Summer Festival

June 9th – 7:00pm

St. Christopher Catholic Church
435 E National Rd
Vandalia, OH

9. Rail Festival at Carillon Park

June 24th – 10:30am

Carillon Historical Park
1000 Carillon Blvd
Dayton, OH

10. Family Bingo Night

June 21st – 9:30-10:30pm

Dayton Mall Food Court
2700 Miamisburg Centerville Rd
Dayton, OH

11. Disney’s NEWSIES JR

June 14th-16th

Veterans Park Amphitheater
250 Cliff Park Rd
Springfield, OH

12. Dayton PRIDE

June 2nd-4th

Greater Dayton LGBT Center
136 N St Clair St
Dayton, OH

Dayton’s 3-day-long Pride celebration kicks off Friday evening with “Dayton Affair in the Square,” featuring food and live music. The official Pride parade kicks off at noon on Saturday.

What else do you plan on doing this month of June 2023 around town? Make sure to tag us on Instagram and use #MomsAroundDayton for us to join in your family fun!