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Jun 21, 2019

Cincinnati Food Truck Association Food Fest

Summit Park
4335 Glendale-Milford Road, Blue Ash, OH 45242

North

Jun 21, 2019

Cincinnati Food Truck Association Food Fest

Summit Park
4335 Glendale-Milford Road, Blue Ash, OH 45242

North

This free, family-fun event, brings food truck fans and followers from all over the city and surrounding suburbs to indulge in some of the most popular and iconic food trucks in the region.

This free, family-fun event, brings food truck fans and followers from all over the city and surrounding suburbs to indulge in some of the most popular and iconic food trucks in the region.

Now through Jun 23, 2019

Taps, Tastes, & Tunes

Streets of West Chester
9448A Waterfront Drive, West Chester Township, OH 45069

North

Now through Jun 23, 2019

Taps, Tastes, & Tunes

Streets of West Chester
9448A Waterfront Drive, West Chester Township, OH 45069

North

Fill up on the flavors of Butler County at the second annual Taps Tastes and Tunes Festival presented by Miller Lite. This exciting summer event will appeal to the senses with the smells and tastes of the delicious local fare, the sounds of the areas booming live music scene and...

Fill up on the flavors of Butler County at the second annual Taps Tastes and Tunes Festival presented by Miller Lite. This exciting summer event will appeal to the senses with the smells and tastes of the delicious local fare, the sounds of the areas booming live music scene and...

Jun 21, 2019 through Jun 23, 2019

The Bluegrass Craft Market at Taps Tastes & Tunes

Streets of West Chester
9465 Civic Centre Boulevard, West Chester, OH 45069

North

Jun 21, 2019 through Jun 23, 2019

The Bluegrass Craft Market at Taps Tastes & Tunes

Streets of West Chester
9465 Civic Centre Boulevard, West Chester, OH 45069

North

The Bluegrass Craft Market is providing an arts and crafts show as a part of Taps, Tastes & Tunes. This exciting summer event will appeal to the senses with the smells and tastes of the delicious local fare, the sounds of the areas booming live music scene and the sight of...

The Bluegrass Craft Market is providing an arts and crafts show as a part of Taps, Tastes & Tunes. This exciting summer event will appeal to the senses with the smells and tastes of the delicious local fare, the sounds of the areas booming live music scene and the sight of...

Now through Jul 07, 2019

Old West Festival

Old West Festival
1449 Greenbush Cobb Road, Williamsburg, OH 45176

East

Now through Jul 07, 2019

Old West Festival

Old West Festival
1449 Greenbush Cobb Road, Williamsburg, OH 45176

East

Festival transports visitors to authentic Dodge City Wild West town. Purchase a Season Pass for $150 to visit Old West Fest, Terror Town, and Halloween Town unlimited times. 

Festival transports visitors to authentic Dodge City Wild West town. Purchase a Season Pass for $150 to visit Old West Fest, Terror Town, and Halloween Town unlimited times. 

Now through Jun 22, 2019

Cincinnati Pride Parade and Festival

Sawyer Point & Yeatman's Cove
705 E. Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Jun 22, 2019

Cincinnati Pride Parade and Festival

Sawyer Point & Yeatman's Cove
705 E. Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Two-hour parade with famous grand marshal, main festival with music, drag queens, beer and spirits, and Family Fun Zone.

Two-hour parade with famous grand marshal, main festival with music, drag queens, beer and spirits, and Family Fun Zone.

Jun 28, 2019 through Jun 29, 2019

Firecracker Festival

Symmes Township Park
11600 Lebanon Road, Loveland, OH 45140

East

Jun 28, 2019 through Jun 29, 2019

Firecracker Festival

Symmes Township Park
11600 Lebanon Road, Loveland, OH 45140

East

Two days of live music, food and vendor booths, beverages, fireworks, a family-friendly area for children including rides, and much more! Plus, the second annual car show and food truck rally.

Two days of live music, food and vendor booths, beverages, fireworks, a family-friendly area for children including rides, and much more! Plus, the second annual car show and food truck rally.

Now through Jun 30, 2019

Panegyri Greek Festival

Holy Trinity-St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
7000 Winton Road, Cincinnati, OH 45224

North

Now through Jun 30, 2019

Panegyri Greek Festival

Holy Trinity-St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
7000 Winton Road, Cincinnati, OH 45224

North

Authentic Greek cuisine, pastries, music, dancing, raffles, games and amusement rides. Free parking at and shuttle from St. Xavier High School.

Authentic Greek cuisine, pastries, music, dancing, raffles, games and amusement rides. Free parking at and shuttle from St. Xavier High School.

Now through Jul 14, 2019

Bacon, Bourbon and Brew Festival

Festival Park Newport
Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Now through Jul 14, 2019

Bacon, Bourbon and Brew Festival

Festival Park Newport
Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

The Bacon, Bourbon and Brew Festival is dedicated to the area’s rich history and connections to the brewing and pork industries as well as our region’s long ties to the bourbon industry. Each of the festival food vendors will feature creative bacon dishes including...

The Bacon, Bourbon and Brew Festival is dedicated to the area’s rich history and connections to the brewing and pork industries as well as our region’s long ties to the bourbon industry. Each of the festival food vendors will feature creative bacon dishes including...

Jul 13, 2019

Cincy Blues Fest

Smale Riverfront Park
Mehring Way & Main St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Jul 13, 2019

Cincy Blues Fest

Smale Riverfront Park
Mehring Way & Main St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Local and national blues acts perform on the Schmidlapp Event Lawn in Smale Riverfront Park overlooking the Ohio River.

Local and national blues acts perform on the Schmidlapp Event Lawn in Smale Riverfront Park overlooking the Ohio River.

Now through Jul 14, 2019

Cincinnati Kosher BBQ Cook-Off and Festival

Adath Israel Congregation
3201 East Galbraith Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236

North

Now through Jul 14, 2019

Cincinnati Kosher BBQ Cook-Off and Festival

Adath Israel Congregation
3201 East Galbraith Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236

North

The Cincinnati Kosher BBQ Cook-Off and Festival on July 14 is free admission and open to everyone. Enjoy plenty of BBQ with an expanded food court of brisket, chicken wings, gourmet sausage, veggie options, draft beer, wine, and much more! Award-winning contestants will cook...

The Cincinnati Kosher BBQ Cook-Off and Festival on July 14 is free admission and open to everyone. Enjoy plenty of BBQ with an expanded food court of brisket, chicken wings, gourmet sausage, veggie options, draft beer, wine, and much more! Award-winning contestants will cook...

Now through Jul 21, 2109

Schützenfest

Kolping Center
10235 Mill Road, Cincinnati, OH 45231

North

Now through Jul 21, 2109

Schützenfest

Kolping Center
10235 Mill Road, Cincinnati, OH 45231

North

The Cincinnati Schützenfest is America's Longest Running German Fest! Its roots date back to 1866 and is actually older than the Cincinnati Reds! Schützenfest, translated as the Marksmen’s Fest, is a traditional German festival dating back to medieval times. It celebrates a...

The Cincinnati Schützenfest is America's Longest Running German Fest! Its roots date back to 1866 and is actually older than the Cincinnati Reds! Schützenfest, translated as the Marksmen’s Fest, is a traditional German festival dating back to medieval times. It celebrates a...

Now through Jul 20, 2019

Crafted Local Food, Beer & Music Festival

Sawyer Point & Yeatman's Cove
705 E. Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Jul 20, 2019

Crafted Local Food, Beer & Music Festival

Sawyer Point & Yeatman's Cove
705 E. Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Calling all beer and food lovers! Discover new inspired dishes and farm-to-table fare from 8 of your favorite local restaurants. And explore Cincinnati’s unique breweries from a selection of 42+ different craft beers. Homegrown acts like Buffalo Wabs and The Price Hill Hustle...

Calling all beer and food lovers! Discover new inspired dishes and farm-to-table fare from 8 of your favorite local restaurants. And explore Cincinnati’s unique breweries from a selection of 42+ different craft beers. Homegrown acts like Buffalo Wabs and The Price Hill Hustle...

Now through Jul 20, 2019

Tequila Fest Cincinnati

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Jul 20, 2019

Tequila Fest Cincinnati

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Enjoy over 50 different tequilas, 50/50 Raffle, Beer Specials, Food Trucks and Live Entertainment from The Sun King Warriors and One World Tribe. 

Enjoy over 50 different tequilas, 50/50 Raffle, Beer Specials, Food Trucks and Live Entertainment from The Sun King Warriors and One World Tribe. 

Jul 25, 2019 through Aug 04, 2019

Glier's Goettafest

Festival Park Newport
Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Jul 25, 2019 through Aug 04, 2019

Glier's Goettafest

Festival Park Newport
Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Goetta, a German dish pronounced "get-uh", is often compared to breakfast sausage or scrapple and is a mixture of pork, beef, steel-cut (pinhead) oats, and seasonings. Glier's Goettafest is a celebration of the local favorite held along Newport's riverfront just down the...

Goetta, a German dish pronounced "get-uh", is often compared to breakfast sausage or scrapple and is a mixture of pork, beef, steel-cut (pinhead) oats, and seasonings. Glier's Goettafest is a celebration of the local favorite held along Newport's riverfront just down the...

Jul 26, 2019 through Jul 28, 2019

Cincy Soul: The Black Taste

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Jul 26, 2019 through Jul 28, 2019

Cincy Soul: The Black Taste

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Enjoy dishes from locally-owned African-American restaurants, food trucks and caterers. The event also provides an opportunity to learn and experience diverse African-American cultures, heritage and traditions through visual performance arts, cultural displays and...

Enjoy dishes from locally-owned African-American restaurants, food trucks and caterers. The event also provides an opportunity to learn and experience diverse African-American cultures, heritage and traditions through visual performance arts, cultural displays and...

Now through Jul 27, 2019

Blues, Brews & BBQ

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum
1763 Hamilton-Cleves Road, Hamilton, OH 45013

North

Now through Jul 27, 2019

Blues, Brews & BBQ

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum
1763 Hamilton-Cleves Road, Hamilton, OH 45013

North

Brews and BBQ will be available for individual purchase. Family activities will take place in the Pavilion. 

Brews and BBQ will be available for individual purchase. Family activities will take place in the Pavilion. 

Aug 03, 2019

Lebanon Blues Festival

Historic Downtown Lebanon
Mulberry Street, Lebanon, OH 45036

North

Aug 03, 2019

Lebanon Blues Festival

Historic Downtown Lebanon
Mulberry Street, Lebanon, OH 45036

North

Blues bands, foods and deluxe beer garden. More than 150 classic cars in Blues, BBQ and Bumpers Car Show.

Blues bands, foods and deluxe beer garden. More than 150 classic cars in Blues, BBQ and Bumpers Car Show.

Now through Aug 11, 2019

Hamilton County Fair

Hamilton County Fairgrounds
7801 Anthony Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45216

North

Now through Aug 11, 2019

Hamilton County Fair

Hamilton County Fairgrounds
7801 Anthony Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45216

North

Pig racing, Big Top Circus, Demolition Derbies, farm animal petting farm, livestock and poultry displays, blacksmith demonstration, remote control car racing, wood carving display and much more.

Pig racing, Big Top Circus, Demolition Derbies, farm animal petting farm, livestock and poultry displays, blacksmith demonstration, remote control car racing, wood carving display and much more.

Aug 09, 2019 through Aug 10, 2019

Bellwether Music Festival

Ohio Renaissance Festival Grounds
10542 East State Route 73, Waynesville, OH 45068

North

Aug 09, 2019 through Aug 10, 2019

Bellwether Music Festival

Ohio Renaissance Festival Grounds
10542 East State Route 73, Waynesville, OH 45068

North

Two-day, two-stage alternative music festival. 2019 Artist Lineup: Beach House Cold War Kids Twin Shadow Real Estate Pinback Caroline Rose

Two-day, two-stage alternative music festival. 2019 Artist Lineup: Beach House Cold War Kids Twin Shadow Real Estate Pinback Caroline Rose

Now through Aug 11, 2019

Great Inland Seafood Festival

Festival Park Newport
Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Now through Aug 11, 2019

Great Inland Seafood Festival

Festival Park Newport
Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Featuring premium seafood dishes from restaurants around the Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati Region and music for all.

Featuring premium seafood dishes from restaurants around the Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati Region and music for all.

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