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Dayton Reggae Festival
 
 


When: Past Event - Sunday, September 04, 2016
- This page may be updated if the event is repeated.
Where: Dave Hall Plaza
23 East Fifth Street, Dayton, OH 45402 [map it]
Cost: Free Event

The Downtown Summer Music Series: Groove with the beat of the drums and be free to live in the life of the reggae moment at Dave Hall Plaza.

More Details about Dayton Reggae Festival

The 2016 Downtown Summer Music Series concludes as the Dayton Reggae Festival returns to Dave Hall Plaza (Fourth at Jefferson) on Sunday, September 4, with a musical line-up that will keep fans jammin' from 1 p.m. until the sun goes down behind the Dayton skyline.

Five reggae acts will take the stage, followed by an all-star jam scheduled for 6 p.m. WYSO's Niki Dakota will emcee. 
 
Admission is free; food, beverages and merchandise will be sold. Bring blankets or chairs, but please leave food/drink, tents, coolers and pets at home. 

Entertainment Schedule

1 p.m.:  Jonny Dread (Yellow Springs)
2 p.m.:  Johnny Payne and the True Believers (Detroit)
3 p.m.:  One Love Reggae Band (Detroit)
4 p.m.:  Demolition Squad (Dayton)
5 p.m.:  Seefari (Wilberforce)
6 p.m.:  All-Star Reggae Jam (featuring Scales of Justice reunion).
 
The Downtown Summer Music Series is presented by the City of Dayton Department of Recreation and Youth Services, with support from Heidelberg Distributing, Martin Romie Talent, the Downtown Dayton Partnership and Crowne Plaza Dayton. 

Downtown Summer Music Series - The sound of soulful music, the tantalizing aroma of freshly prepared food, the ambiance of an enchanting park, and the warmth of the summer sun…the perfect ingredients for our 2016 Summer Music Series. Music lovers are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair and plan to spend the day. Please do not bring outside food, beverages or glass containers.  Due to the large number of participants, patrons are asked not to bring pets or tents.

Reggae music is now popular for its melodic beats and lyrics. Groove with the beat of the drums and be free to live in the life of the reggae moment! The Downtown Summer Music Series continues in the heart of downtown Dayton at Dave Hall Plaza. Live music, fresh food, and the warmth of the summer sun!

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  • Event Venue:

    Dave Hall Plaza
    23 East Fifth Street
    Dayton, OH 45402
    Dave Hall Plaza, which surrounds the Crowne Plaza Hotel, is located at Fourth & Main Streets. This beautiful park is the site of several summer music festivals.
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    Dave Hall Plaza
    23 East Fifth Street
    Dayton, OH 45402
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