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Now through Nov 01, 2019

Elevate- Cincinnati

21c Museum Hotel
609 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Nov 01, 2019

Elevate- Cincinnati

21c Museum Hotel
609 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Elevate at 21c presents temporary exhibitions of works by artists living and working in the communities surrounding each 21c Museum Hotel property. Elevate provides hotel guests with unique access to the work of notable regional artists, while featuring their work in the context...

Elevate at 21c presents temporary exhibitions of works by artists living and working in the communities surrounding each 21c Museum Hotel property. Elevate provides hotel guests with unique access to the work of notable regional artists, while featuring their work in the context...

Oct 01, 2019 through Oct 26, 2019

Scarecrow Row

Otto Armleder Memorial Park & Recreation Complex
5057 Wooster Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45226

East

Oct 01, 2019 through Oct 26, 2019

Scarecrow Row

Otto Armleder Memorial Park & Recreation Complex
5057 Wooster Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45226

East

This fun, fall art attraction features a display of creative scarecrows set along the paths at Otto Armleder Park. Designed by local individuals, businesses and organizations.

This fun, fall art attraction features a display of creative scarecrows set along the paths at Otto Armleder Park. Designed by local individuals, businesses and organizations.

Now through Dec 31, 2019

Cincinnati Musical Legends: Art from the First Deck

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library
800 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Now through Dec 31, 2019

Cincinnati Musical Legends: Art from the First Deck

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library
800 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Shake It Records recently worked with ArtWorks to design a set of 36 trading cards featuring original portraits and biographies of recording artists that represent the diverse and fascinating history of music in Cincinnati. In partnership with the Public Library of Cincinnati...

Shake It Records recently worked with ArtWorks to design a set of 36 trading cards featuring original portraits and biographies of recording artists that represent the diverse and fascinating history of music in Cincinnati. In partnership with the Public Library of Cincinnati...

Now through Nov 17, 2019

Emanate

Weston Art Gallery
650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Nov 17, 2019

Emanate

Weston Art Gallery
650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Emanate is a group exhibition designed to coincide with the Cincinnati BLINK Festival featuring light-based works that include phosphorescent painting, neon sculpture, illuminated photography, video, and projection. Participating artists include Tom Bacher, Hank Hildebrandt and...

Emanate is a group exhibition designed to coincide with the Cincinnati BLINK Festival featuring light-based works that include phosphorescent painting, neon sculpture, illuminated photography, video, and projection. Participating artists include Tom Bacher, Hank Hildebrandt and...

Now through Oct 08, 2019

Strauss Troy Market

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 08, 2019

Strauss Troy Market

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Spend your lunch hour enjoying one of the city’s most unique shopping experiences. Every Tuesday from 11a-2p local vendors will offer everything from fresh produce and lunch food to sweet treats and handmade items at the Strauss Troy Market on Fountain Square.

Spend your lunch hour enjoying one of the city’s most unique shopping experiences. Every Tuesday from 11a-2p local vendors will offer everything from fresh produce and lunch food to sweet treats and handmade items at the Strauss Troy Market on Fountain Square.

Now through Oct 29, 2019

Yoga After Work

Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve
3455 Poole Road, Colerain Township, OH 45251

North

Now through Oct 29, 2019

Yoga After Work

Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve
3455 Poole Road, Colerain Township, OH 45251

North

Join to reduce stress, increase awareness and learn to be comfortable both on and off the mat. This adult, mixed-level class is taught by a certified instructor, so beginners are welcome, especially those who have never tried yoga. 

Join to reduce stress, increase awareness and learn to be comfortable both on and off the mat. This adult, mixed-level class is taught by a certified instructor, so beginners are welcome, especially those who have never tried yoga. 

Now through Oct 08, 2019

Fiber IS Art

Clifton Cultural Arts Center
2728 Short Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45219

Uptown

Now through Oct 08, 2019

Fiber IS Art

Clifton Cultural Arts Center
2728 Short Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45219

Uptown

Local and regional members of the international Studio Art Quilt Associates join members of the Weavers Guild of Greater Cincinnati to present an exhibition which concludes that Fiber is Art. Manipulating a variety of materials consisting of natural or synthetic fibers, these...

Local and regional members of the international Studio Art Quilt Associates join members of the Weavers Guild of Greater Cincinnati to present an exhibition which concludes that Fiber is Art. Manipulating a variety of materials consisting of natural or synthetic fibers, these...

Now through Oct 23, 2019

Workout on the Green

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 23, 2019

Workout on the Green

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

No contracts. No excuses. Just FREE fitness in Washington Park. All classes are led by licensed, trained instructors. Spring schedule coming soon. Thank you to our sponsor P&G! Workout on the Green is a part of the Wellness Series powered by Lykins Energy Solutions.

No contracts. No excuses. Just FREE fitness in Washington Park. All classes are led by licensed, trained instructors. Spring schedule coming soon. Thank you to our sponsor P&G! Workout on the Green is a part of the Wellness Series powered by Lykins Energy Solutions.

Oct 01, 2019 through Oct 29, 2019

Free Scary Movie Nights

Taft's Brewing Co. Brewpourium
4831 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45232

North

Oct 01, 2019 through Oct 29, 2019

Free Scary Movie Nights

Taft's Brewing Co. Brewpourium
4831 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45232

North

Taft's is featuring a free horror flick every Tuesday night leading up to Halloween. Movies will begin at 7:00PM, but come early to grab a few brews and order pizza!   Unlimited Halloween candy and popcorn will be provided!   Full schedule of movies for the month...

Taft's is featuring a free horror flick every Tuesday night leading up to Halloween. Movies will begin at 7:00PM, but come early to grab a few brews and order pizza!   Unlimited Halloween candy and popcorn will be provided!   Full schedule of movies for the month...

Now through Oct 01, 2019

Fountain Feud

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Now through Oct 01, 2019

Fountain Feud

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Take game night to the Square every Tuesday from 7p-9p for our version of the classic TV Gameshow. Fountain Feud’s format is similar to our popular Trivia game, but the difference is teams are challenged to identify the most popular answers, instead of having to know the...

Take game night to the Square every Tuesday from 7p-9p for our version of the classic TV Gameshow. Fountain Feud’s format is similar to our popular Trivia game, but the difference is teams are challenged to identify the most popular answers, instead of having to know the...

Now through Jun 17, 2020

Dress Up, Speak Up: Regalia and Resistance

21c Museum Hotel
609 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Jun 17, 2020

Dress Up, Speak Up: Regalia and Resistance

21c Museum Hotel
609 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Bedecked and bejeweled, the figures populating Dress Up, Speak Up occupy fluid space and time, evoking past and present, fact and fiction, memory and desire, to illuminate the complexity of contemporary identity. Whether clad in the stylized garb of Enlightenment-era Europe, the...

Bedecked and bejeweled, the figures populating Dress Up, Speak Up occupy fluid space and time, evoking past and present, fact and fiction, memory and desire, to illuminate the complexity of contemporary identity. Whether clad in the stylized garb of Enlightenment-era Europe, the...

Now through Oct 27, 2019

Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum All My Seven Faces

Contemporary Arts Center
44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 27, 2019

Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum All My Seven Faces

Contemporary Arts Center
44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum explores the notion of nomadism via alter egos. The works of this Botswana-born, Toronto-based artist reflect the idiosyncrasies of her upbringing across three continents, while discussing broader notions of time and place. Shifting transnational...

Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum explores the notion of nomadism via alter egos. The works of this Botswana-born, Toronto-based artist reflect the idiosyncrasies of her upbringing across three continents, while discussing broader notions of time and place. Shifting transnational...

Now through Jan 12, 2020

Robert Colescott Art and Race Matters

Contemporary Arts Center
44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Jan 12, 2020

Robert Colescott Art and Race Matters

Contemporary Arts Center
44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

The Contemporary Arts Center is proud to open our 2019 – 2020 exhibition season with Art and Race Matters, the first comprehensive retrospective of one of America’s most compelling and controversial artists, Robert Colescott (1925-2009). The exhibition will reveal 85 total...

The Contemporary Arts Center is proud to open our 2019 – 2020 exhibition season with Art and Race Matters, the first comprehensive retrospective of one of America’s most compelling and controversial artists, Robert Colescott (1925-2009). The exhibition will reveal 85 total...

Now through Oct 27, 2019

Displaced

Contemporary Arts Center
44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 27, 2019

Displaced

Contemporary Arts Center
44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

In his series Displaced, German visual artist Jens Schwarz explores the topic of migration during the so called 'refugee crisis', a peak period in terms of numbers, in Germany between September 2015 and April 2016. Schwarz' inquiry is devoted to displaced migrants, which he...

In his series Displaced, German visual artist Jens Schwarz explores the topic of migration during the so called 'refugee crisis', a peak period in terms of numbers, in Germany between September 2015 and April 2016. Schwarz' inquiry is devoted to displaced migrants, which he...

Now through Oct 09, 2019

World Fare

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 09, 2019

World Fare

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Enjoy food from vendors specializing in international cuisine every Wednesday from 11a-2p this summer on the Square. Vendor line-ups will be announced on our Facebook page each week. Follow us so you don’t miss out!

Enjoy food from vendors specializing in international cuisine every Wednesday from 11a-2p this summer on the Square. Vendor line-ups will be announced on our Facebook page each week. Follow us so you don’t miss out!

Now through Nov 16, 2019

FotoFocus: AutoUpdate

The Carnegie
1028 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41012

South

Now through Nov 16, 2019

FotoFocus: AutoUpdate

The Carnegie
1028 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41012

South

FotoFocus is pleased to present its first juried group exhibition, AutoUpdate, and an accompanying day-long symposium, AutoUpdate: Photography in the Electronic Age, in partnership with The Carnegie, Northern Kentucky’s largest multidisciplinary arts venue. The exhibition and...

FotoFocus is pleased to present its first juried group exhibition, AutoUpdate, and an accompanying day-long symposium, AutoUpdate: Photography in the Electronic Age, in partnership with The Carnegie, Northern Kentucky’s largest multidisciplinary arts venue. The exhibition and...

Now through Oct 27, 2019

Riverfront Market

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

Downtown

Now through Oct 27, 2019

Riverfront Market

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

Downtown

Come on down to the first ever Riverfront Market at the Castellini Esplanade! Every Wednesday (4pm-8pm) & Sunday (9am-3pm) from May 12 to Oct 27 you'll find a variety of vendors and rotating food trucks. The other days of the week in the same location, you can be sure to...

Come on down to the first ever Riverfront Market at the Castellini Esplanade! Every Wednesday (4pm-8pm) & Sunday (9am-3pm) from May 12 to Oct 27 you'll find a variety of vendors and rotating food trucks. The other days of the week in the same location, you can be sure to...

Now through Jan 01, 2020

Wine Wednesday with Old Green Eyes & BBG

BrewRiver Creole Kitchen
4632 Eastern Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226

East

Now through Jan 01, 2020

Wine Wednesday with Old Green Eyes & BBG

BrewRiver Creole Kitchen
4632 Eastern Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226

East

BrewRiver is offering /2 off on boutique wine choices with the bonus of the best music in town. Old Green Eyes and BBG bringing The Great American Song Book back every Wednesday Night!

BrewRiver is offering /2 off on boutique wine choices with the bonus of the best music in town. Old Green Eyes and BBG bringing The Great American Song Book back every Wednesday Night!

Now through Dec 11, 2019

Bluegrass at Vinoklet Winery

Vinoklet Winery and Restaurant
11069 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45252

Now through Dec 11, 2019

Bluegrass at Vinoklet Winery

Vinoklet Winery and Restaurant
11069 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45252

Join for dinner and an evening of lively bluegrass music at The Vinoklet Winery. Dine on the famous Vinoklet All You Can Eat Spaghetti and Meatballs buffet or select one of the other delicious Vinoklet menu items. Music by Vernon McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass. Free admission....

Join for dinner and an evening of lively bluegrass music at The Vinoklet Winery. Dine on the famous Vinoklet All You Can Eat Spaghetti and Meatballs buffet or select one of the other delicious Vinoklet menu items. Music by Vernon McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass. Free admission....

Now through Oct 23, 2019

Open Mic Night

Bean & Barley
2005 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45208

East

Now through Oct 23, 2019

Open Mic Night

Bean & Barley
2005 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45208

East

Music, poetry, spoken word! Join for an Open Mic Night every Wednesday from 7-9pm featuring rotating $4 pints. The coffee bar will be open as well!

Music, poetry, spoken word! Join for an Open Mic Night every Wednesday from 7-9pm featuring rotating $4 pints. The coffee bar will be open as well!

Now through Oct 27, 2019

Saya Woolfalk A Cabinet of Anticipation

Contemporary Arts Center
44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 27, 2019

Saya Woolfalk A Cabinet of Anticipation

Contemporary Arts Center
44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Born in Gifu City, Japan to a mixed race family marrying Asian and African American heritage, Saya Woolfalk lives, works, and performs the provocative concept of cultural hybridity. Her trans-national background informs colorful, multi-disciplinary work which explores the future...

Born in Gifu City, Japan to a mixed race family marrying Asian and African American heritage, Saya Woolfalk lives, works, and performs the provocative concept of cultural hybridity. Her trans-national background informs colorful, multi-disciplinary work which explores the future...

Oct 03, 2019 through Oct 06, 2019

The Friends' of the Public Library Fall Used Book Sale

The Used Book Store at the Warehouse
8456 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45216

North

Oct 03, 2019 through Oct 06, 2019

The Friends' of the Public Library Fall Used Book Sale

The Used Book Store at the Warehouse
8456 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45216

North

The Friends’ Fall Book Sale promises high quality used books and media at nominal prices. The Book Store at the Warehouse houses a collection of over 100,000 books, but thousands more will be showcased during the four-day savings event. In addition to the vast selection,...

The Friends’ Fall Book Sale promises high quality used books and media at nominal prices. The Book Store at the Warehouse houses a collection of over 100,000 books, but thousands more will be showcased during the four-day savings event. In addition to the vast selection,...

Now through Oct 10, 2019

Fountain Square Eats

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 10, 2019

Fountain Square Eats

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Downtown’s favorite food truck food court, FSQ Eats, returns to Fountain Square! FSQ Eats is every Thursday from 11a-2p from April 4- October 10. Food truck line-ups will be announced on Fountain Square's Facebook page weekly.

Downtown’s favorite food truck food court, FSQ Eats, returns to Fountain Square! FSQ Eats is every Thursday from 11a-2p from April 4- October 10. Food truck line-ups will be announced on Fountain Square's Facebook page weekly.

Now through Oct 24, 2019

Garten Grill Out

Findlay Market Biergarten
1801 Race St, Cincinanti, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 24, 2019

Garten Grill Out

Findlay Market Biergarten
1801 Race St, Cincinanti, OH 45202

Downtown

Grab something at the market to toss on the grill (grills and basic equipment provided) and enjoy a wonderful summer evening at Findlay. The market is open until 6pm, and the grills will be available until 8pm.

Grab something at the market to toss on the grill (grills and basic equipment provided) and enjoy a wonderful summer evening at Findlay. The market is open until 6pm, and the grills will be available until 8pm.

Now through Oct 03, 2019

Alive After 5

Downtown Hamilton
, Hamilton, OH 45011

North

Now through Oct 03, 2019

Alive After 5

Downtown Hamilton
, Hamilton, OH 45011

North

Alive After 5 is a monthly shop hop in downtown Hamilton. Each month is themed and will includes costume contests, scavenger hunts, and other family-friendly activities. Every first Thursday of each month in the Spring and Summer! 

Alive After 5 is a monthly shop hop in downtown Hamilton. Each month is themed and will includes costume contests, scavenger hunts, and other family-friendly activities. Every first Thursday of each month in the Spring and Summer! 

Oct 03, 2019 through Oct 05, 2019

Park After Dark

Miami Whitewater Forest
9001 Mt. Hope Road, Crosby Township, OH 45030

West

Oct 03, 2019 through Oct 05, 2019

Park After Dark

Miami Whitewater Forest
9001 Mt. Hope Road, Crosby Township, OH 45030

West

When the sun goes down, the park gates normally go up. For three nights, experience the park after dark. See the animals that go bump in the night, explore the forest on a nature hike and enjoy fun games and crafts. Some activities may cost a small fee.

When the sun goes down, the park gates normally go up. For three nights, experience the park after dark. See the animals that go bump in the night, explore the forest on a nature hike and enjoy fun games and crafts. Some activities may cost a small fee.

Oct 03, 2019

Moving Images: A League of Their Own

Cincinnati Art Museum
953 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

Oct 03, 2019

Moving Images: A League of Their Own

Cincinnati Art Museum
953 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

Directed by Penny Marshall, 1992, 128 minutes. Rated PG   Competitive sisters Dottie Hinson (Geena Davis) and Kit Keller (Lori Petty) are recruited to play for the Rockford Peaches, a team in a women’s baseball league formed during World War II. The film’s winning...

Directed by Penny Marshall, 1992, 128 minutes. Rated PG   Competitive sisters Dottie Hinson (Geena Davis) and Kit Keller (Lori Petty) are recruited to play for the Rockford Peaches, a team in a women’s baseball league formed during World War II. The film’s winning...

Now through Dec 19, 2019

Trivia Night with Name-That-Tune

MVP Sports Bar & Grille
6923 Plainfield Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236

North

Now through Dec 19, 2019

Trivia Night with Name-That-Tune

MVP Sports Bar & Grille
6923 Plainfield Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236

North

Team Trivia with Name-That-Tune music rounds. Fun and free to play! Prizes to the top 3 teams. Food and beer specials.

Team Trivia with Name-That-Tune music rounds. Fun and free to play! Prizes to the top 3 teams. Food and beer specials.

Oct 03, 2019 through Oct 05, 2019

Fright Night Weekend

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 03, 2019 through Oct 05, 2019

Fright Night Weekend

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Join for a spooktacular Fright Night Weekend October 3,4 & 6! Fright Night features a free Halloween movie screening in the Park starting at 8p, but come down early to grab a spot and a drink from the Porch.   Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and a picnic basket for...

Join for a spooktacular Fright Night Weekend October 3,4 & 6! Fright Night features a free Halloween movie screening in the Park starting at 8p, but come down early to grab a spot and a drink from the Porch.   Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and a picnic basket for...

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