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You’ll never be able to say there’s nothing to do in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky! Search thousands of events in our online database. We make it easy for you to filter by category – like music – and/or by date so you can create the perfect itinerary for your getaway. There’s always more to explore, new adventures to be had and memories to be made in the Cincinnati region!

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Now through Aug 31, 2021

Blue Ash Summer Concert Series

Blue Ash Nature Park
4337 Cooper Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242

North

Now through Aug 31, 2021

Blue Ash Summer Concert Series

Blue Ash Nature Park
4337 Cooper Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242

North

Enjoy free live music every Tuesday at the Blue Ash Nature Park. Held rain or shine.

Enjoy free live music every Tuesday at the Blue Ash Nature Park. Held rain or shine.

Now through Aug 04, 2021

2021 Party on the Purple

Newport Festival Park
Between Taylor Southgate and Purple People bridges, Newport, KY 41071

South

Now through Aug 04, 2021

2021 Party on the Purple

Newport Festival Park
Between Taylor Southgate and Purple People bridges, Newport, KY 41071

South

Presented by ColdIron Events and the Purple People Bridge, the free weekly summer party series — which includes live music, food trucks, beer, wine, and spirits — will run every Wednesday evening until August 4. Christian Moerlein, Little Kings, Braxton Brewery and Vive are...

Presented by ColdIron Events and the Purple People Bridge, the free weekly summer party series — which includes live music, food trucks, beer, wine, and spirits — will run every Wednesday evening until August 4. Christian Moerlein, Little Kings, Braxton Brewery and Vive are...

Jul 28, 2021

Foo Fighters

The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center
25 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Jul 28, 2021

Foo Fighters

The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center
25 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

With special guests Radkey.

With special guests Radkey.

Now through Aug 11, 2021

Wednesdays in the Woods

Burnet Woods
3251 Brookline Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Now through Aug 11, 2021

Wednesdays in the Woods

Burnet Woods
3251 Brookline Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Come celebrate everything great about summer at Clifton Cultural Arts Center’s spirited series of 11 free weekly concerts!Presented by the Louis & Melba Schott Foundation, Fifth Third Bank, Trustee, CCAC’s annual summer concert series celebrates art, music,...

Come celebrate everything great about summer at Clifton Cultural Arts Center’s spirited series of 11 free weekly concerts!Presented by the Louis & Melba Schott Foundation, Fifth Third Bank, Trustee, CCAC’s annual summer concert series celebrates art, music,...

Now through Sep 01, 2021

Reggae Wednesday

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Sep 01, 2021

Reggae Wednesday

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Put a little "weekend" in your Wednesday with the help of free Reggae concerts on the Square. Fountain Square concessions offers beer, wine, drink specials, and Coca-Cola products for purchase. Enjoy food from Just Jerks Ena’s food truck.

Put a little "weekend" in your Wednesday with the help of free Reggae concerts on the Square. Fountain Square concessions offers beer, wine, drink specials, and Coca-Cola products for purchase. Enjoy food from Just Jerks Ena’s food truck.

Now through Sep 02, 2021

Rockin' the Roebling

Smale Riverfront Park
Schmidlapp Event Lawn, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Sep 02, 2021

Rockin' the Roebling

Smale Riverfront Park
Schmidlapp Event Lawn, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Free community concert series at Schmidlapp Event Lawn in Smale Riverfront Park.

Free community concert series at Schmidlapp Event Lawn in Smale Riverfront Park.

Now through Aug 19, 2021

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Devou Park
1600 Montague Road, Covington, KY 41011

South

Now through Aug 19, 2021

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Devou Park
1600 Montague Road, Covington, KY 41011

South

Summer concert series featuring family-friendly music at a family-friendly price. 

Summer concert series featuring family-friendly music at a family-friendly price. 

Now through Sep 02, 2021

Roots Revival

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Sep 02, 2021

Roots Revival

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Enjoy an evening of free Bluegrass, Roots, and Americana music at Washington Park’s bandstand.Food will be available from Eli’s BBQ. The Porch presented by PPG Paints will be open selling Coca-Cola products, beer, wine, seltzer and liquor

Enjoy an evening of free Bluegrass, Roots, and Americana music at Washington Park’s bandstand.Food will be available from Eli’s BBQ. The Porch presented by PPG Paints will be open selling Coca-Cola products, beer, wine, seltzer and liquor

Now through Sep 30, 2021

Salsa on the Square

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Sep 30, 2021

Salsa on the Square

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Salsa on the Square brought to you by P&G, is back every Thursday with live local and regional Latin bands specializing in Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, and Latin Jazz.  Mazunte will be serving up tacos, tostados, and guacamole to hungry patrons on-site. Fountain Square...

Salsa on the Square brought to you by P&G, is back every Thursday with live local and regional Latin bands specializing in Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, and Latin Jazz.  Mazunte will be serving up tacos, tostados, and guacamole to hungry patrons on-site. Fountain Square...

Now through Sep 02, 2021

Summer Music on the Levee

Newport on the Levee
1 Levee Way, Newport, KY 41071

South

Now through Sep 02, 2021

Summer Music on the Levee

Newport on the Levee
1 Levee Way, Newport, KY 41071

South

Free music on the Central Plaza at Newport on the Levee.

Free music on the Central Plaza at Newport on the Levee.

Jul 29, 2021

Whiskey Myers

Taft Theatre
317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Jul 29, 2021

Whiskey Myers

Taft Theatre
317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Genre-bending band Whiskey Myers have played more than 2,000 live shows since their emergence in 2007 and have sold out 95% of their headlining shows over the past two years to ever-increasing crowds. New self-produced album WHISKEY MYERS, out now on the band’s own Wiggy Thump...

Genre-bending band Whiskey Myers have played more than 2,000 live shows since their emergence in 2007 and have sold out 95% of their headlining shows over the past two years to ever-increasing crowds. New self-produced album WHISKEY MYERS, out now on the band’s own Wiggy Thump...

Jul 29, 2021

Paul Thorn

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Jul 29, 2021

Paul Thorn

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

With Scott Miller.

With Scott Miller.

Now through Sep 03, 2021

Friday Flow

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Sep 03, 2021

Friday Flow

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Washington Park’s free R&B Series sponsored by P&G.

Washington Park’s free R&B Series sponsored by P&G.

Now through Sep 25, 2021

Fifth & Vine Live

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Sep 25, 2021

Fifth & Vine Live

Fountain Square
Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Enjoy free concerts on the Square every Friday and Saturday.

Enjoy free concerts on the Square every Friday and Saturday.

Jul 30, 2021

Chicago

Riverbend Music Center
6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45230

East

Jul 30, 2021

Chicago

Riverbend Music Center
6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45230

East

An evening with Chicago and their greatest hits.

An evening with Chicago and their greatest hits.

Now through Sep 03, 2021

Blue Ash Summer Concert Series

Blue Ash Towne Square
9520 Town Square Ave, Blue Ash, OH 45242

North

Now through Sep 03, 2021

Blue Ash Summer Concert Series

Blue Ash Towne Square
9520 Town Square Ave, Blue Ash, OH 45242

North

Enjoy free and family-friendly music entertainment every Friday all summer long!

Enjoy free and family-friendly music entertainment every Friday all summer long!

Jul 30, 2021

The Smithereens

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Jul 30, 2021

The Smithereens

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

With special guest vocalist Marshall Crenshaw.

With special guest vocalist Marshall Crenshaw.

Jul 31, 2021

Art Waves Enjoy the Arts @ Parks: Woodland Mound

Woodland Mound
Weston Shelter, Cincinnati, OH 45255

East

Jul 31, 2021

Art Waves Enjoy the Arts @ Parks: Woodland Mound

Woodland Mound
Weston Shelter, Cincinnati, OH 45255

East

Great Parks has partnered with ArtsWave to host free outdoor concerts this summer! Enjoy the Arts @ Parks, presented by Macy’s, for multiple musical performances at your favorite parks. Enjoy free, live music from Americana folk group Mike Oberst Duo, country artist Taylor...

Great Parks has partnered with ArtsWave to host free outdoor concerts this summer! Enjoy the Arts @ Parks, presented by Macy’s, for multiple musical performances at your favorite parks. Enjoy free, live music from Americana folk group Mike Oberst Duo, country artist Taylor...

Jul 31, 2021

Steve Earle

Riverfront Live
4343 Kellogg Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226

Downtown

Jul 31, 2021

Steve Earle

Riverfront Live
4343 Kellogg Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226

Downtown

Outdoor event, rain or shine.

Outdoor event, rain or shine.

Jul 31, 2021

Maurice Mattei and the Tempers Concert

Scudder House at Baker Hunt Art & Cultural Center
620 Greenup St., Covington, KY 41011

South

Jul 31, 2021

Maurice Mattei and the Tempers Concert

Scudder House at Baker Hunt Art & Cultural Center
620 Greenup St., Covington, KY 41011

South

Join us as our very own Maurice Mattei and the Tempers perform live at Baker Hunt. The Tempers bring thoughtful lyrics and shifting genres from jazz to pop and rock and roll to country. Come out and enjoy great music and light snacks in the recently renovated Scudder House!

Join us as our very own Maurice Mattei and the Tempers perform live at Baker Hunt. The Tempers bring thoughtful lyrics and shifting genres from jazz to pop and rock and roll to country. Come out and enjoy great music and light snacks in the recently renovated Scudder House!

Aug 01, 2021

Kiss the Sky: The Jimi Hendrix Re-Experience Tribute

Redmoor
3187 Linwood Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208

East

Aug 01, 2021

Kiss the Sky: The Jimi Hendrix Re-Experience Tribute

Redmoor
3187 Linwood Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208

East

Kiss the Sky recreates Jimi Hendrix's most iconic concert moments. From Monterey Pop to Woodstock and more all done with meticulous details. Kiss the Sky has toured nationally and internationally to rave audience and press reviews at top venues, won "World's Greatest Tribute"...

Kiss the Sky recreates Jimi Hendrix's most iconic concert moments. From Monterey Pop to Woodstock and more all done with meticulous details. Kiss the Sky has toured nationally and internationally to rave audience and press reviews at top venues, won "World's Greatest Tribute"...

Now through Aug 30, 2021

Jazz in the Park

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Aug 30, 2021

Jazz in the Park

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Local and regional jazz acts perform every Monday at Washington Park Porch (Presented by PPG Paints), featuring the finest of Cincinnati’s thriving jazz scene, Free and open to the public, though space may be limited. No reservations required. Cash bar available. Complimentary...

Local and regional jazz acts perform every Monday at Washington Park Porch (Presented by PPG Paints), featuring the finest of Cincinnati’s thriving jazz scene, Free and open to the public, though space may be limited. No reservations required. Cash bar available. Complimentary...

Aug 03, 2021

Classical Roots: 20th Anniversary Concert

Zion Baptist Church
630 Glenwood Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229

Uptown

Aug 03, 2021

Classical Roots: 20th Anniversary Concert

Zion Baptist Church
630 Glenwood Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229

Uptown

Classical Roots is a lasting collaboration among the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and several prominent African-American church partners to produce concerts to celebrate and amplify the many contributions of Black composers, artists and musicians to the American musical...

Classical Roots is a lasting collaboration among the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and several prominent African-American church partners to produce concerts to celebrate and amplify the many contributions of Black composers, artists and musicians to the American musical...

Aug 03, 2021

The Black Crowes Present: Shake Your Money Maker

Riverbend Music Center
6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45230

East

Aug 03, 2021

The Black Crowes Present: Shake Your Money Maker

Riverbend Music Center
6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45230

East

The Black Crowes, which Melody Maker proclaimed as “the most Rock n’ Roll Rock n’ Roll band in the world” will be playing their debut, described by Rolling Stone as, “a guitar-party cracker that marries Southern R&B crunch and Anglo cock-strutting attitude” in...

The Black Crowes, which Melody Maker proclaimed as “the most Rock n’ Roll Rock n’ Roll band in the world” will be playing their debut, described by Rolling Stone as, “a guitar-party cracker that marries Southern R&B crunch and Anglo cock-strutting attitude” in...

Aug 04, 2021

Emmylou Harris & Los Lobos

Riverbend Music Center
PNC Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH 45230

East

Aug 04, 2021

Emmylou Harris & Los Lobos

Riverbend Music Center
PNC Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH 45230

East

Enjoy a free pre-show cookout included with the price of each ticket.

Enjoy a free pre-show cookout included with the price of each ticket.

Now through Aug 26, 2021

It's Commonly Jazz

Eden Park
Seasongood Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH

Uptown

Now through Aug 26, 2021

It's Commonly Jazz

Eden Park
Seasongood Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH

Uptown

What started off as a weekly music event in the courtyards of Swifton Commons Mall during the months of July and August in 1985, has become the city's longest-running free summer concert series for more than three decades.

What started off as a weekly music event in the courtyards of Swifton Commons Mall during the months of July and August in 1985, has become the city's longest-running free summer concert series for more than three decades.

Now through Oct 22, 2021

Josh Eagle

Fibonacci Brewing Company
1445 Compton Road, Cincinnati, OH 45231

Now through Oct 22, 2021

Josh Eagle

Fibonacci Brewing Company
1445 Compton Road, Cincinnati, OH 45231

Join us in the beer garden at our farm for music and food. Food will start at 5pm. Cincinnati born and raised singer-songwriter Josh Eagle has recently returned to his hometown to settle in, get back to his roots, and be near his family. He actually grew up right down the...

Join us in the beer garden at our farm for music and food. Food will start at 5pm. Cincinnati born and raised singer-songwriter Josh Eagle has recently returned to his hometown to settle in, get back to his roots, and be near his family. He actually grew up right down the...

Aug 06, 2021

Lindsey Stirling

Riverbend Music Center
6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45230

East

Aug 06, 2021

Lindsey Stirling

Riverbend Music Center
6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45230

East

The Artemis Tour with KIESZA and Mako.

The Artemis Tour with KIESZA and Mako.

Aug 06, 2021

Classical Roots: 20th Anniversary Concert

Lincoln Heights Missionary Baptist Church
9991 Wayne Ave, Woodlawn, OH 45215

North

Aug 06, 2021

Classical Roots: 20th Anniversary Concert

Lincoln Heights Missionary Baptist Church
9991 Wayne Ave, Woodlawn, OH 45215

North

Classical Roots is a lasting collaboration among the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and several prominent African-American church partners to produce concerts to celebrate and amplify the many contributions of Black composers, artists and musicians to the American musical...

Classical Roots is a lasting collaboration among the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and several prominent African-American church partners to produce concerts to celebrate and amplify the many contributions of Black composers, artists and musicians to the American musical...

Aug 06, 2021

Jason Mraz

The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center
25 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Aug 06, 2021

Jason Mraz

The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center
25 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Look for the Good Live! Summer Tour.

Look for the Good Live! Summer Tour.

Aug 06, 2021

Summermusik: Mindful Musik

Eden Park
Seasongood Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH

Uptown

Aug 06, 2021

Summermusik: Mindful Musik

Eden Park
Seasongood Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH

Uptown

As we open Summermusik Under the Stars, we examine the link between music, creativity and mental health. Throughout musical history many composers battled through isolation, anxiety and depression to compose some of their most beloved works. To open the season, the orchestra...

As we open Summermusik Under the Stars, we examine the link between music, creativity and mental health. Throughout musical history many composers battled through isolation, anxiety and depression to compose some of their most beloved works. To open the season, the orchestra...

Now through Aug 07, 2021

Summer Concert Series

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

Downtown

Now through Aug 07, 2021

Summer Concert Series

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

Downtown

Join the Cincinnati Parks at Sawyer Point for a free community concert.

Join the Cincinnati Parks at Sawyer Point for a free community concert.