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Now through Feb 22, 2020

Mardi Gras Mainstrasse Village Pub Crawl

Mainstrasse
Main St., Covington, KY 41011

Riverfront

Now through Feb 22, 2020

Mardi Gras Mainstrasse Village Pub Crawl

Mainstrasse
Main St., Covington, KY 41011

Riverfront

The Mainstrasse Mardi Gras parade is back!   The parade will kick off at 9th and Main and run to 5th street.  We are so excited this event is back and hope you will all join us.   There will be fat heads, there will be beads.  We will have music and...

The Mainstrasse Mardi Gras parade is back!   The parade will kick off at 9th and Main and run to 5th street.  We are so excited this event is back and hope you will all join us.   There will be fat heads, there will be beads.  We will have music and...

Feb 25, 2020

Rags to Riches

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Feb 25, 2020

Rags to Riches

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Celebrate Black History Month with this exceptional cross-curricular opportunity.  A performance and slide show by the KSO’s Newport Ragtime Band surveys the roots of American musical heritage. The program offers ragtime, blues and early jazz from 1895-1932, featuring...

Celebrate Black History Month with this exceptional cross-curricular opportunity.  A performance and slide show by the KSO’s Newport Ragtime Band surveys the roots of American musical heritage. The program offers ragtime, blues and early jazz from 1895-1932, featuring...

Now through Feb 25, 2020

Mardi Gras in Mason

Sonder Brewing
8584 Duke Blvd, Mason, OH 45040

North

Now through Feb 25, 2020

Mardi Gras in Mason

Sonder Brewing
8584 Duke Blvd, Mason, OH 45040

North

Mardi Gras in Mason is a Progressive Beer Dinner and Beer Pairing on Fat Tuesday that is going to highlight delicious beer with Cajun and Creole inspired foods. Celebrate with us on one of our top rated craft brewery experiences.  You will taste and try 9 different beers...

Mardi Gras in Mason is a Progressive Beer Dinner and Beer Pairing on Fat Tuesday that is going to highlight delicious beer with Cajun and Creole inspired foods. Celebrate with us on one of our top rated craft brewery experiences.  You will taste and try 9 different beers...

Feb 25, 2020

Mardi Gras for Homeless Children

Northern Kentucky Convention Center
1 W. RiverCenter Blvd., Covington, KY 41011

South

Feb 25, 2020

Mardi Gras for Homeless Children

Northern Kentucky Convention Center
1 W. RiverCenter Blvd., Covington, KY 41011

South

The 29th Annual Mardi Gras for Homeless Children presented by Mercedes Benz of Fort Mitchell

The 29th Annual Mardi Gras for Homeless Children presented by Mercedes Benz of Fort Mitchell

Now through Apr 09, 2020

House Party

Taft Museum of Art
316 Pike St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Apr 09, 2020

House Party

Taft Museum of Art
316 Pike St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Galentine's Day: Cincy Love February 13, 2020:   This Galentine’s Day, the Taft Museum of Art will stay open after-hours (5-8 p.m.) for cocktails, crafts, and free coneys from Skyline Chili. Getting a headstart on the Hallmark holiday (a.k.a. Valentine’s Day),...

Galentine's Day: Cincy Love February 13, 2020:   This Galentine’s Day, the Taft Museum of Art will stay open after-hours (5-8 p.m.) for cocktails, crafts, and free coneys from Skyline Chili. Getting a headstart on the Hallmark holiday (a.k.a. Valentine’s Day),...

Mar 14, 2020

Shamrock Shuffle 5K, 10K and Block Party

The Square at Union Centre
9285 Centre Pointe Drive, West Chester Township, OH 45069

North

Mar 14, 2020

Shamrock Shuffle 5K, 10K and Block Party

The Square at Union Centre
9285 Centre Pointe Drive, West Chester Township, OH 45069

North

This is the 13th year for the Shamrock Shuffle, and they will be raising funds for the COmmunity Foundation of West Chester/Liberty.Registration begins 7:30 a.m. day of race.  Breakfast for racers. Strollers and children welcome.See website for pricing and types of racing...

This is the 13th year for the Shamrock Shuffle, and they will be raising funds for the COmmunity Foundation of West Chester/Liberty.Registration begins 7:30 a.m. day of race.  Breakfast for racers. Strollers and children welcome.See website for pricing and types of racing...

Now through Mar 14, 2020

St. Patrick's Day Parade

Downtown Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Mar 14, 2020

St. Patrick's Day Parade

Downtown Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Rain, snow or shine, this annual parade that started in 1967 has never cancelled! The route begins at Mehring Way and Central Avenue (corner of Paul Brown Stadium) and ends at Freedom Way and Rosa Parks Street. 

Rain, snow or shine, this annual parade that started in 1967 has never cancelled! The route begins at Mehring Way and Central Avenue (corner of Paul Brown Stadium) and ends at Freedom Way and Rosa Parks Street. 

Now through Mar 15, 2020

St. Patrick's Day Weekend

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Mar 15, 2020

St. Patrick's Day Weekend

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Weekend at Fountain Square!   Festivities run throughout the day 12p-8p. Enjoy live music from Celtic rock bands, face painting, Irish food, green beer and, of course, Guinness.  

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Weekend at Fountain Square!   Festivities run throughout the day 12p-8p. Enjoy live music from Celtic rock bands, face painting, Irish food, green beer and, of course, Guinness.  

Mar 14, 2020

St. Patrick's Bar Crawl

Kitty's Sports Grill
218 W. Third St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Mar 14, 2020

St. Patrick's Bar Crawl

Kitty's Sports Grill
218 W. Third St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Begin at Kitty's and make your way through OTR and The Banks for a St. Patrick's Bar Crawl! 2 locations for registration (subject to change) Led bracelets to guide you through the crawl (first 100 participants) 16oz Color Changing Cup Kick-off, Half time and After...

Begin at Kitty's and make your way through OTR and The Banks for a St. Patrick's Bar Crawl! 2 locations for registration (subject to change) Led bracelets to guide you through the crawl (first 100 participants) 16oz Color Changing Cup Kick-off, Half time and After...

Now through Apr 04, 2020

Egg Hunt

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Apr 04, 2020

Egg Hunt

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Over-the-Rhine’s biggest egg hunt returns to Washington Park with 10,000 candy-filled eggs, photos with Mr. Bunny, animals to pet from Sunrock Farm, games and inflatables. Please bring your own basket!  

Over-the-Rhine’s biggest egg hunt returns to Washington Park with 10,000 candy-filled eggs, photos with Mr. Bunny, animals to pet from Sunrock Farm, games and inflatables. Please bring your own basket!  

Apr 05, 2020

Easter in Candyland

Liberty Center
7100 Foundry Row, Liberty Township, OH 45069

North

Apr 05, 2020

Easter in Candyland

Liberty Center
7100 Foundry Row, Liberty Township, OH 45069

North

It'll be raining gum drops and lollipops on April 5 2020. Follow the Candyland Trail that will guide you inside the barn where the festivities will be held. Peter Cotton Trail will be hopping on by to say hello, take pictures and hand out treats to all the boys and girls....

It'll be raining gum drops and lollipops on April 5 2020. Follow the Candyland Trail that will guide you inside the barn where the festivities will be held. Peter Cotton Trail will be hopping on by to say hello, take pictures and hand out treats to all the boys and girls....

Apr 08, 2020 through Apr 12, 2020

Climate Change: Physical and Spiritual

Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter Drive, Williamstown, KY 41097

South

Apr 08, 2020 through Apr 12, 2020

Climate Change: Physical and Spiritual

Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter Drive, Williamstown, KY 41097

South

Has there been catastrophic climate change in the past? Are we experiencing climate change now? Well, yes—but that depends on how you define climate change! We’re seeing catastrophic spiritual climate change throughout the West, and the only way to fight it is with the truth...

Has there been catastrophic climate change in the past? Are we experiencing climate change now? Well, yes—but that depends on how you define climate change! We’re seeing catastrophic spiritual climate change throughout the West, and the only way to fight it is with the truth...

Now through Apr 11, 2020

Easter Celebration

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Now through Apr 11, 2020

Easter Celebration

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Celebrate Easter with treat stations throughout the zoo, children's activities, animal egg hunts, and visits with the Easter Bunny. Fun for the whole family! Back by popular demand, Search for the Golden Eggs!  There will be four “Golden Eggs” hidden around the...

Celebrate Easter with treat stations throughout the zoo, children's activities, animal egg hunts, and visits with the Easter Bunny. Fun for the whole family! Back by popular demand, Search for the Golden Eggs!  There will be four “Golden Eggs” hidden around the...

Now through Apr 18, 2020

Earth Day OTR

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Apr 18, 2020

Earth Day OTR

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Join for Earth Day OTR in Washington Park! 3CDC in partnership with Keep Cincinnati Beautiful will be offering a fun-filled day of eco-friendly activities and vendors in the park on Saturday, April 18th from 12p-5p.   The event will feature live reggae music, food and...

Join for Earth Day OTR in Washington Park! 3CDC in partnership with Keep Cincinnati Beautiful will be offering a fun-filled day of eco-friendly activities and vendors in the park on Saturday, April 18th from 12p-5p.   The event will feature live reggae music, food and...

Now through Apr 25, 2020

Greater Cincinnati Earth Day Celebration

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

North

Now through Apr 25, 2020

Greater Cincinnati Earth Day Celebration

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

North

The theme for 2020 will be “What You Can Do!” Over 125 exhibitors, local music, local vegetarian foods, and Madtree Brewing Company’s craft beer will make the festival one of the best environmental education events in the region. Typically, attendance is over...

The theme for 2020 will be “What You Can Do!” Over 125 exhibitors, local music, local vegetarian foods, and Madtree Brewing Company’s craft beer will make the festival one of the best environmental education events in the region. Typically, attendance is over...

Now through May 03, 2020

Cincy-Cinco Latino Festival

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through May 03, 2020

Cincy-Cinco Latino Festival

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

The holiday of Cinco De Mayo, The Fifth Of May, commemorates the victory of the Mexicans over the French army at The Battle Of Puebla in 1862. It is primarily a regional holiday celebrated in the Mexican state capital city of Puebla and throughout the state of Puebla, but is...

The holiday of Cinco De Mayo, The Fifth Of May, commemorates the victory of the Mexicans over the French army at The Battle Of Puebla in 1862. It is primarily a regional holiday celebrated in the Mexican state capital city of Puebla and throughout the state of Puebla, but is...

May 03, 2020

Mother's Day Royal Brunch

Cottell Park/Snyder House
5847 Irwin Simpson Road, Mason, OH 45040

North

May 03, 2020

Mother's Day Royal Brunch

Cottell Park/Snyder House
5847 Irwin Simpson Road, Mason, OH 45040

North

Celebrate Mother's Day at the Snyder House located in Cottell Park Event begins at 12pm until 4pm A Disney Princess will greet you while entering the Snyder House She will then guide you towards the galley where brunch will be self served from 12pm until 2pm Enjoy your...

Celebrate Mother's Day at the Snyder House located in Cottell Park Event begins at 12pm until 4pm A Disney Princess will greet you while entering the Snyder House She will then guide you towards the galley where brunch will be self served from 12pm until 2pm Enjoy your...

May 10, 2020

Mother's Day Brunch on the Farm

Liberty Farm Market
5850 Princeton Rd, Liberty Township, OH 45011

North

May 10, 2020

Mother's Day Brunch on the Farm

Liberty Farm Market
5850 Princeton Rd, Liberty Township, OH 45011

North

Come enjoy a farm fresh brunch right here on the farm cooked by our in house chef Sam Heareth.   Enjoy a Mother's Day brunch that is made with local meats, veggies, eggs and delicious breakfast pastries served buffet style. Not to mention itsit's right here on the farm!...

Come enjoy a farm fresh brunch right here on the farm cooked by our in house chef Sam Heareth.   Enjoy a Mother's Day brunch that is made with local meats, veggies, eggs and delicious breakfast pastries served buffet style. Not to mention itsit's right here on the farm!...

Now through May 23, 2020

Furry Friends Festival

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through May 23, 2020

Furry Friends Festival

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Looking for a dog friendly event this Memorial Day weekend? Join for Furry Friends Festival in the park! Enjoy live Bluegrass music, delicious food and tons of fun with your favorite canine companion. They will have a variety of pet vendors all weekend. Performance schedule...

Looking for a dog friendly event this Memorial Day weekend? Join for Furry Friends Festival in the park! Enjoy live Bluegrass music, delicious food and tons of fun with your favorite canine companion. They will have a variety of pet vendors all weekend. Performance schedule...

Now through May 25, 2020

Taste of Cincinnati

Downtown Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through May 25, 2020

Taste of Cincinnati

Downtown Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

What began as a small, one-day festival in 1979 has grown to become a 3-day celebration of the Cincinnati region's best culinary delights spread along 5+ blocks in Downtown Cincinnati. Featuring 100+ delectable dishes from more than 40 local restaurants plus traditional...

What began as a small, one-day festival in 1979 has grown to become a 3-day celebration of the Cincinnati region's best culinary delights spread along 5+ blocks in Downtown Cincinnati. Featuring 100+ delectable dishes from more than 40 local restaurants plus traditional...

Now through Jul 03, 2020

Independence Day Cruise

BB Riverboats
101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Now through Jul 03, 2020

Independence Day Cruise

BB Riverboats
101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Celebrate our nation's birthday with a good old-fashioned, All-American picnic as you cruise to Coney Island. Upon arrival, a host of holiday festivities await at Larosa's Balloon Glow featuring over 30 hot and cold air balloons, live entertainment and a spectacular grand finale...

Celebrate our nation's birthday with a good old-fashioned, All-American picnic as you cruise to Coney Island. Upon arrival, a host of holiday festivities await at Larosa's Balloon Glow featuring over 30 hot and cold air balloons, live entertainment and a spectacular grand finale...

Now through Jul 04, 2020

Red, White and Blue Ash

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

North

Now through Jul 04, 2020

Red, White and Blue Ash

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

North

Celebrate the Fourth of July with musical entertainment, food and family activities, culminating in one of the biggest fireworks displays in the region.Stay tuned for the 2020 headliners! 

Celebrate the Fourth of July with musical entertainment, food and family activities, culminating in one of the biggest fireworks displays in the region.Stay tuned for the 2020 headliners! 

Sep 05, 2020 through Sep 06, 2020

Lunken Airport Days

Lunken Airport
262 Wilmer Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45226

East

Sep 05, 2020 through Sep 06, 2020

Lunken Airport Days

Lunken Airport
262 Wilmer Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45226

East

Airport Open House with B-17 WWII bomber and helicopter rides, military and civilian aircraft on display, aviation exhibits, flight simulators, classic cars, flag presentation and National Anthem at 12N, food vendors, free hot dogs, Living History Veterans Panel, kids...

Airport Open House with B-17 WWII bomber and helicopter rides, military and civilian aircraft on display, aviation exhibits, flight simulators, classic cars, flag presentation and National Anthem at 12N, food vendors, free hot dogs, Living History Veterans Panel, kids...

Now through Sep 06, 2020

Western & Southern / WEBN Fireworks at Riverfest

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

Downtown

Now through Sep 06, 2020

Western & Southern / WEBN Fireworks at Riverfest

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

Downtown

This traditional, end-of-summer event began more than 40 years ago when WEBN treated the tri-state to a fireworks show in honor of the radio station's 10th anniversary. The party, held annually at Sawyer Point on Sunday of Labor Day weekend, has grown into an all-day affair with...

This traditional, end-of-summer event began more than 40 years ago when WEBN treated the tri-state to a fireworks show in honor of the radio station's 10th anniversary. The party, held annually at Sawyer Point on Sunday of Labor Day weekend, has grown into an all-day affair with...

Now through Oct 18, 2020

Fall Food Festival

Findlay Market
1801 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 18, 2020

Fall Food Festival

Findlay Market
1801 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Findlay Markey will have live music all day, delicious beers and fall-themed cocktails, children’s activities like pumpkin painting and a spooky scavenger hunt, and of course, the freshest, bestest food in town. This is a ticketed event! You may purchase 5 tickets for $10 or...

Findlay Markey will have live music all day, delicious beers and fall-themed cocktails, children’s activities like pumpkin painting and a spooky scavenger hunt, and of course, the freshest, bestest food in town. This is a ticketed event! You may purchase 5 tickets for $10 or...

Now through Oct 31, 2020

Trick or Treat at The Findlay Market

Findlay Market
1801 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 31, 2020

Trick or Treat at The Findlay Market

Findlay Market
1801 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

This first-time event will welcome in schools and families from the neighborhood for a unique, safe trick-or-treating event during the last two hours of the market day. We invite kids to Trick or Treat inside the market at designated stands. Costume Drive Bring your gently...

This first-time event will welcome in schools and families from the neighborhood for a unique, safe trick-or-treating event during the last two hours of the market day. We invite kids to Trick or Treat inside the market at designated stands. Costume Drive Bring your gently...

Now through Dec 05, 2020

Christmas Saengerfest

Over-the-Rhine
Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Dec 05, 2020

Christmas Saengerfest

Over-the-Rhine
Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Rejoice in the sounds of amazing choirs performing in venues throughout Over-the-Rhine that are beautifully decorated for the holiday season. Venues are within walking distance of each other, but shuttle buses are available. For complete schedule of performances click here....

Rejoice in the sounds of amazing choirs performing in venues throughout Over-the-Rhine that are beautifully decorated for the holiday season. Venues are within walking distance of each other, but shuttle buses are available. For complete schedule of performances click here....

Dec 01, 2104

Letters to Santa

Edgewood City Building
385 Dudley Road, Edgewood, KY 41017

South

Dec 01, 2104

Letters to Santa

Edgewood City Building
385 Dudley Road, Edgewood, KY 41017

South

Mailbox for delivering letters to Santa. Drop off letters by Dec. 12.

Mailbox for delivering letters to Santa. Drop off letters by Dec. 12.

Now through Dec 21, 2109

Holiday Lunch Cruise

BB Riverboats
101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Now through Dec 21, 2109

Holiday Lunch Cruise

BB Riverboats
101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Break up your day and sail away! Climb aboard for a 2-hour cruise featuring games, entertainment, and a delicious holiday buffet. Plus, enjoy a special appearance by Santa on all Saturday lunch cruises.

Break up your day and sail away! Climb aboard for a 2-hour cruise featuring games, entertainment, and a delicious holiday buffet. Plus, enjoy a special appearance by Santa on all Saturday lunch cruises.

Now through Dec 27, 2109

A Christmas Carol

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
962 Mount Adams Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

Now through Dec 27, 2109

A Christmas Carol

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
962 Mount Adams Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

Ebenezer Scrooge undergoes a miraculous Christmas Eve transformation as he views with new eyes his past, present and the possibilities of the future. As he witnesses all those who have improved his life he realizes that it's never too late to change his miserly ways. A Christmas...

Ebenezer Scrooge undergoes a miraculous Christmas Eve transformation as he views with new eyes his past, present and the possibilities of the future. As he witnesses all those who have improved his life he realizes that it's never too late to change his miserly ways. A Christmas...

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