Upcoming Events


First Thursday Blues Jam at the Gem

Our First Thursday Blues Jam marshals with hosts Gary Williams the West Side Players

Feb 2

The Distance

It's party time as Dayton's "The Distance" throws down a wide varitey of rock n roll classics to get you movin!

Feb 3

Floyd and the Walkmen

What do you get when jazz performance is combined with party rock, funk, R&B, and a hillbilly? You get Floyd and the Walkmen!

Feb 4

Blue Wisp Big Band

Since its inception, the Blue Wisp Big Band has been the top jazz orchestra in Cincinnati.

Feb 5

Kosmic Messengers

The Kosmic Messengers play Jazz/Rock, Jazz Fusion, and Progressive Music.

Feb 9

Wild Front Tears

Wild Front Tears plays a fun blend of Rock, Blues, Motown, Country, Soul, and just about anything else they can think of!

Feb 10

Aja: Steely Dan Tribute Band

Cincinnati's Aja recreates Steely Dan favorites and deep cuts.

Feb 11

Roaring 20's: A Prohibition Era Event

Break out those flapper dresses and get ready to Charleston! Prohibition-era cocktails, tasty snacks, and music by Big Al's Speakeasy Jazz Band.

Feb 16

Shannon Clark & the Sugar with Jamie Suttle and special guest Ryan Alfred

Shannon Clark & the Sugar return to the Hidden Gem for this special event, with Jamie Suttle and special guest Ryan Alfred.

Feb 17

Dayton Jazz Orchestra

The DJO is back in action. Come down and hear the hard swinging Dayton Jazz Orchestra perform some of your favorite Big Band Charts!

Feb 19

Generations Big Band

Generations Big Band is 17 amazing instrumentalists and 2 of the best vocalists in the Dayton area

Feb 23

Mambo Combo

Mambo Combo is the Latin jazz experience you don't want to miss! This special performance will also feature Dayton's own Tina Alderete!

Feb 26

Party Punch Band

Super mega ultra dance party get-down and shake out with the Party Punch Band!

Mar 3

The Hathaways

Dayton favorites rock the Hidden Gem! 7-11pm.

Mar 18

Trapper Keepers

Trapper Keepers are back at The Hidden Gem for a night filled with popular 80s music and fun.

Mar 24

Nasty Bingo

Nasty Bingo's sound fuses folk, rock, blues, pop, country, gospel and a bunch of other stuff to create a very unique and accessible sound.

Mar 31

The Weekend Effect

The Weekend Effect makes their Hidden Gem debut bringing "Rocked Out Pop Tunes. Creative Mashups. and Modernized Classics."

Apr 1

The Menus

Cincinnati's ultimate party band The Menus make their Hidden Gem debut for this special event!

Apr 22

U.D New Horizons Jazz Band & Comin' Home Jazz Quintet

University of Dayton New Horizons Jazz Bands at the Hidden Gem!

Apr 30

Fleetwood Dreams

Formed in October 2013, Fleetwood Dreams re-creates the sound of Fleetwood Mac with intricate vocal harmonies and authentic arrangements.

May 6

Estrada Do Sol

Estrada Do Sol do música popular brasileira or MPB, which is a trend in post-bossa nova urban popular music in Brazil.

May 28