THE

BRIGHTSIDE

MUSIC AND EVENT VENUE

Image by Nick Fewings
Dayton's home for original live music!
  • Widows Home of Dayton's 150th Anniversary Luncheon
    Sep 28, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    A Legacy of Caring Since 1872
  • Galactic Gala: A Star Wars Costume Bash!
    Sep 30, 7:00 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    Don't make a Wookie mistake by missing this party! We are celebrating Nick Testa's 40th birthday with a public event that is out of this world.
  • WIM HOF Fundamentals Workshop
    Oct 02, 1:00 PM EDT – Oct 03, 5:00 PM EDT
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    Put yourself in the expert hands of a certified WHM Instructor to learn the 3 pillars of the Wim Hof Method: Breathing Technique, Cold Exposure & Commitment. Find out how you can utilize oxygen and cold exposure to optimize body & mind, and learn about the underlying physiology.
  • Innergize: Dance Fitness with Kelly!
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, Oct 03
    Dayton
    Oct 03, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    Starting Sept 12th, 2022, We’re back at The Brightside Dayton every Monday at 5:30pm!
  • Brittany Moves: Adult Beginner Ballet & Jazz Class
    Oct 03, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    We are so excited to partner with retired professional ballerina Brittany Butler to host a 14-week Adult Dance Class series!
  • Couch (the band)
    Thu, Oct 06
    Dayton
    Oct 06, 7:30 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    Equipped with catchy hooks and powerhouse vocals, Couch aims to reshape familiar pop tropes in fresh ways. The Boston-based septet infuses pop songs with funk, R&B, jazz, and rock influences.
  • Jennifer Hartswick Band
    Thu, Oct 13
    Dayton
    Oct 13, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    We are thrilled to bring Jennifer Hartswick back to The Brightside! This time she's bringing her friends with her! This is one you don't want to miss.
  • The Brightside Holiday Bazaar
    Nov 13, 12:00 PM – Nov 14, 5:00 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    A thoughtfully curated, hip holiday shopping experience featuring local artisans, eco-friendly gifts, food, music, gift card bar, holiday inspired classes, and more! It's not just shopping...it's an experience!
  • WIM HOF Fundamentals Workshop
    Nov 16, 4:00 PM – Nov 17, 8:00 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    Put yourself in the expert hands of a certified WHM Instructor to learn the 3 pillars of the Wim Hof Method: Breathing Technique, Cold Exposure & Commitment. Find out how you can utilize oxygen and cold exposure to optimize body & mind, and learn about the underlying physiology.
  • Ekoostik Hookah with special guests Subterranean
    Nov 18, 8:00 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    We are thrilled to welcome back our friends for a jammin' night of music!
  • Scythian's St Patrick's Day Pre-Party
    Mar 02, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Dayton, 905 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    Scythian returns to get Dayton nation ready for St. Patrick's Day. Come out for an epic night of Irish cheer and mayhem!
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WELCOME

Oh, hey there!  If you're like us, you're always seeking new music and unique experiences, but couldn't quite find what your were looking for in Dayton, Ohio.

So we decided to take the matter into our own hands and created The Brightside Music and Event Venue!

We're a free-spirited and welcoming space for genuine people.  Our mission is simple - to bring people together to dance, celebrate love, enjoy art, and build stronger community bonds…and have a good time while doing it!

The memories we create together are why we are here.

Plan your visit...

VOD-Vil Bar

Belly up to the Vod-Vil Bar!  It's a popular spot to grab a cocktail and chill with friends. It can even be rented for smaller events & acts.

PARKING

Parking downtown for a show is easy at The Brightside. Check out our parking map with plenty of FREE parking!

PERFORM WITH US

As an upscale, mid-size independent venue, we've hosted a wide range of concerts, shows, and performances.

HOST AN EVENT

Come celebrate with us! Planning a wedding or special event at The Brightside is easy.

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STAY ON THE BRIGHTSIDE OF LIFE!
Becoming a Brightsider is easy!  Just subscribe to our email list for the inside scope on all our upcoming shows and events.

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