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  Opening Day has turned into downtown’s most celebrated day of the year. Up to 30,000 people will fill downtown to celebrate a new season of the nation’s most famous minor-league sports team, the Toledo Mud Hens. Even fans who don’t have game tickets celebrate starting around noon and into the evening.   Here are the day’s highlights:   Get your swag: Next to Holy Toledo ...

Dan Ditty is celebrating being a downtown Toledo ambassador for 10 years.  Dan is a downtown favorite amongst our workers, residents and visitors.  Always smiling and willing to help, we appreciate for his service and gregarious attitude.

Downtown Toledo has plenty of options to watch March Madness.   We want to add to the fun by hosting a “Downtown Toledo” group on the ESPN app.  The top winner will receive a $150 gift certificate to either the Blarney, Table Forty-4, Jed’s, or the Paula Brown Shop.  Your choice!

We know the date well. March 17 will be here in just a few short days, but that doesn’t mean the St. Patrick’s Day fun has to wait until then! Downtown Toledo is the best place to be for all the paddy magic. With so many options for a weekend of great craic, we complied a list so you can enjoy all that downtown has to offer!

The riverfront will be rocking again this summer! The ProMedica Summer Concert Series lineup has been announced for June through September.

DORA is temporarily expanding to include Promenade Park for the entirety of ProMedica’s Fire + Ice Festival.  Festival goers can purchase beverages from participating downtown establishments and take their drinks across Summit Street to Promenade Park in the designated DORA cups. Promenade Park runs along the riverfront from Jefferson Street to Cherry Street.

Restaurant Week 2019 is here! The weeklong feast serves as fundraiser for Leadership Toledo’s youth programs. Participating locally-owned restaurants will have a special menu, showcasing their very best! The Restaurant Week Toledo Kickoff Party is Thursday, February 21 from 5-7 p.m. in the Secor Building. Sample from 15 local restaurants and participate in raffles and plenty of other fun activities!

We love pizza here in downtown, so we’ve compiled a list of where to get your fix.

Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it, have you made plans? Don’t worry if you haven’t, we put together a list that will make this Valentine’s Day one to remember.

Downtown Toledo is getting hot this February! ProMedica’s Fire + Ice Festival is turning Promenade Park into the hottest spot in Toledo. This free winter festival begins Thursday, February 21 and runs through Saturday, February 23 and will feature cool outdoor activities that are sure to bring the heat.

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The Downtown Toledo Improvement District is a 501(c) (3) special assessment district created by downtown property owners to provide benefits within a defined 40-block area. DTID furnishes enhanced maintenance, safety, marketing and economic development services above and beyond those provided by the City and County.

Contact Us: 419-249-5494

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300 Madison Ave #0110
Toledo, OH 43604

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