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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 rock 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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Jun 13, 2020

Atlanta Rhythm Section

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Jun 13, 2020

Atlanta Rhythm Section

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

For more than 30 years, members of The Atlanta Rhythm Section have entertained audiences all over the world with their hits. The members of Atlanta Rhythm Section originally came together as a session band at Studio One, an Atlanta area studio recording artists like Lynyrd...

For more than 30 years, members of The Atlanta Rhythm Section have entertained audiences all over the world with their hits. The members of Atlanta Rhythm Section originally came together as a session band at Studio One, an Atlanta area studio recording artists like Lynyrd...

Now through Jun 24, 2020

Dave Matthews Band

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

East

Now through Jun 24, 2020

Dave Matthews Band

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

East

The GRAMMY® Award-winning band has sold more than 24 million tickets since its inception and a collective 38 million CDs and DVDs combined. With the release of 2018’s Come Tomorrow, Dave Matthews Band became the first group in history to have seven consecutive studio albums...

The GRAMMY® Award-winning band has sold more than 24 million tickets since its inception and a collective 38 million CDs and DVDs combined. With the release of 2018’s Come Tomorrow, Dave Matthews Band became the first group in history to have seven consecutive studio albums...

Jun 27, 2020

Nickleback

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

East

Jun 27, 2020

Nickleback

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

East

With guest Stone Temple Pilots and Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown. 

With guest Stone Temple Pilots and Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown. 

Jun 29, 2020

Journey with Pretenders

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

East

Jun 29, 2020

Journey with Pretenders

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

East

Neal Schon (founding member and lead guitarist), Ross Valory (co-founding member and bassist), longtime members Jonathan Cain (keyboardist) & Steve Smith (drummer), and Arnel Pineda (lead singer) – have set an extensive North American tour in 2020 with the PRETENDERS that...

Neal Schon (founding member and lead guitarist), Ross Valory (co-founding member and bassist), longtime members Jonathan Cain (keyboardist) & Steve Smith (drummer), and Arnel Pineda (lead singer) – have set an extensive North American tour in 2020 with the PRETENDERS that...

Jul 02, 2020

Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard, Poison, and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts

Cincinnati Reds
100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Jul 02, 2020

Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard, Poison, and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts

Cincinnati Reds
100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Rock out with the classic at Great American Ballpark this summer! 

Rock out with the classic at Great American Ballpark this summer! 

Jul 07, 2020

Megadeth and Lamb of God

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

East

Jul 07, 2020

Megadeth and Lamb of God

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

East

With Trivium and In Flames. 

With Trivium and In Flames. 

Jul 08, 2020

Tommy Emmanuel

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

Downtown

Jul 08, 2020

Tommy Emmanuel

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

Downtown

Tommy Emmanuel has achieved enough musical milestones to satisfy several lifetimes. Or at least they would if he was the kind of artist who was ever satisfied. At the age of six, he was touring regional Australia with his family band. By 30, he was a rock n’ roll lead...

Tommy Emmanuel has achieved enough musical milestones to satisfy several lifetimes. Or at least they would if he was the kind of artist who was ever satisfied. At the age of six, he was touring regional Australia with his family band. By 30, he was a rock n’ roll lead...

Now through Jul 17, 2020

Jimmy Buffet & The Coral Reefer Band

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

East

Now through Jul 17, 2020

Jimmy Buffet & The Coral Reefer Band

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

East

Head out to Riverbend Parrotheads for Jimmy's "Slack Tide" Tour! 

Head out to Riverbend Parrotheads for Jimmy's "Slack Tide" Tour! 

Now through Jul 21, 2020

Barenaked Ladies

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

East

Now through Jul 21, 2020

Barenaked Ladies

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

East

With guests Gin Blossoms and Toad the Wet Sprocket!

With guests Gin Blossoms and Toad the Wet Sprocket!

Jul 21, 2020

Daryl Hall & John Oates with Squeeze and KT Tunstall

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

Jul 21, 2020

Daryl Hall & John Oates with Squeeze and KT Tunstall

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

Daryl Hall & John Oates will preview their anticipated MSG performance with a show at Hershey, PA’s Giant Center on Wednesday, February 26th. They will then play select shows in California and Hawaii, as well as a two-night stand at Mashantucket, CT’s Foxwoods Resort...

Daryl Hall & John Oates will preview their anticipated MSG performance with a show at Hershey, PA’s Giant Center on Wednesday, February 26th. They will then play select shows in California and Hawaii, as well as a two-night stand at Mashantucket, CT’s Foxwoods Resort...

Jul 22, 2020

The Black Keys

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

East

Jul 22, 2020

The Black Keys

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

East

With Clark Jr. and Marcus King Band. 

With Clark Jr. and Marcus King Band. 

Jul 24, 2020

Alanis Morisette

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

East

Jul 24, 2020

Alanis Morisette

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

East

With special guest Garbage and Liz Phair. 

With special guest Garbage and Liz Phair. 

Jul 31, 2020

Paul Thorn with Angela Perley

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Jul 31, 2020

Paul Thorn with Angela Perley

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Paul Thorn has created an innovative and impressive career, pleasing crowds with his muscular brand of roots music – bluesy, rocking and thoroughly Southern American, yet also speaking universal truths. He’s also appeared on major television shows such as Late Night with...

Paul Thorn has created an innovative and impressive career, pleasing crowds with his muscular brand of roots music – bluesy, rocking and thoroughly Southern American, yet also speaking universal truths. He’s also appeared on major television shows such as Late Night with...

Aug 01, 2020

Foreigner: Jukebox Heroes Tour

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

East

Aug 01, 2020

Foreigner: Jukebox Heroes Tour

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

East

With Kansas and Europe. 

With Kansas and Europe. 

Aug 04, 2020

The Doobie Brothers 50th Anniversary Tour

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

East

Aug 04, 2020

The Doobie Brothers 50th Anniversary Tour

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

East

Featuring: Tom Johnston, Michael McDonald, Pat Simmons, John McFee with The Dirty Dozen Brass Band Four-time GRAMMY Award winners and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominees The Doobie Brothers today announced a 30-city North American tour to celebrate the 50th anniversary...

Featuring: Tom Johnston, Michael McDonald, Pat Simmons, John McFee with The Dirty Dozen Brass Band Four-time GRAMMY Award winners and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominees The Doobie Brothers today announced a 30-city North American tour to celebrate the 50th anniversary...

Aug 08, 2020

Sammy Hagar & The Circle

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

East

Aug 08, 2020

Sammy Hagar & The Circle

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

East

With special guest Whitesnake with Night Ranger. 

With special guest Whitesnake with Night Ranger. 

Aug 13, 2020

Whiskey Myers

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

Downtown

Aug 13, 2020

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...

Aug 15, 2020

Disturbed

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

East

Aug 15, 2020

Disturbed

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

East

with Staind and Bad Wolves.

with Staind and Bad Wolves.

Aug 20, 2020

The Black Crowes Present: Shake Your Money Maker

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

East

Aug 20, 2020

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 27, 2020

Matchbox Twenty

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

East

Aug 27, 2020

Matchbox Twenty

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

East

On tour for the first time since 2017, Matchbox Twenty will bring hits like "Unwell","Bent", and "Push" live to Riverbend this August!

On tour for the first time since 2017, Matchbox Twenty will bring hits like "Unwell","Bent", and "Push" live to Riverbend this August!

Now through Aug 29, 2020

Brit Floyd

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

Downtown

Now through Aug 29, 2020

Brit Floyd

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

Downtown

Brit Floyd, “The World’s Greatest Pink Floyd Show” returns to the stage in 2020 to perform its brand new production, Echoes 2020. Including highlights from The Wall, The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, and The Division Bell, and featuring a...

Brit Floyd, “The World’s Greatest Pink Floyd Show” returns to the stage in 2020 to perform its brand new production, Echoes 2020. Including highlights from The Wall, The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, and The Division Bell, and featuring a...

Sep 04, 2020

Rod Stewart with Cheap Trick

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

East

Sep 04, 2020

Rod Stewart with Cheap Trick

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

East

Rod Stewart, the legendary two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducted singer/songwriter, announced details for his highly anticipated 2020 summer tour with special guests Cheap Trick. 

Rod Stewart, the legendary two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducted singer/songwriter, announced details for his highly anticipated 2020 summer tour with special guests Cheap Trick. 

Sep 11, 2020

Billy Joel

Great American Ballpark
100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Sep 11, 2020

Billy Joel

Great American Ballpark
100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Catch Billy Joel Live at Great American Ballpark this September! 

Catch Billy Joel Live at Great American Ballpark this September! 

Sep 13, 2020

Mayday Parade - It Is What It Is

Bogart's
2621 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45219

Uptown

Sep 13, 2020

Mayday Parade - It Is What It Is

Bogart's
2621 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45219

Uptown

IT IS WHAT IT IS! Mayday Parade is going on tour in cities they haven't been to in quite a while.

IT IS WHAT IT IS! Mayday Parade is going on tour in cities they haven't been to in quite a while.

Sep 17, 2020

Marc Cohn

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Sep 17, 2020

Marc Cohn

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

After winning a Grammy for his soulful ballad “Walking in Memphis,” Marc Cohn solidified his place as one of this generation’s most compelling singer-songwriters, combining the precision of a brilliant tunesmith with the passion of a great soul man. Rooted in the rich...

After winning a Grammy for his soulful ballad “Walking in Memphis,” Marc Cohn solidified his place as one of this generation’s most compelling singer-songwriters, combining the precision of a brilliant tunesmith with the passion of a great soul man. Rooted in the rich...

Sep 24, 2020

Brand X

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Sep 24, 2020

Brand X

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

BRAND X originated in England in the late 1970’s, and became well known as “Phil Collins’ Other Band” while he was making the transition in GENESIS from Drummer to Lead Vocal & Drummer. Now the original founders of BRAND X have reunited (Percy Jones/Bass & John...

BRAND X originated in England in the late 1970’s, and became well known as “Phil Collins’ Other Band” while he was making the transition in GENESIS from Drummer to Lead Vocal & Drummer. Now the original founders of BRAND X have reunited (Percy Jones/Bass & John...

Sep 29, 2020

Tenacious D

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

Downtown

Sep 29, 2020

Tenacious D

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

Downtown

With Wynchester.  Jack Black and Kyle Gass make up the Greatest Band in the World: Tenacious D. They started playing together in Kyle’s studio apartment on Cochran Ave in Los Angeles. No one could have ever dreamed of where the band’s genius would take them, but take...

With Wynchester.  Jack Black and Kyle Gass make up the Greatest Band in the World: Tenacious D. They started playing together in Kyle’s studio apartment on Cochran Ave in Los Angeles. No one could have ever dreamed of where the band’s genius would take them, but take...

Oct 13, 2020

The Foo Fighters

Heritage Bank Center
100 Broadway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 13, 2020

The Foo Fighters

Heritage Bank Center
100 Broadway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

The Foo Fighters take the stage on their Van Tour this May!

The Foo Fighters take the stage on their Van Tour this May!

Nov 09, 2020

Five Finger Death Punch

Heritage Bank Center
100 Broadway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 09, 2020

Five Finger Death Punch

Heritage Bank Center
100 Broadway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

With guests Papa Roach, I Prevail and Ice Nine Kills. 

With guests Papa Roach, I Prevail and Ice Nine Kills. 

Jan 16, 2021

Vince Neil

Lawrenceburg Event Center
91 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg, IN 47025

West

Jan 16, 2021

Vince Neil

Lawrenceburg Event Center
91 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg, IN 47025

West

The legendary front man of Mötley Crüe brings all their hits to the stage at the Lawrenceburg Event Center.

The legendary front man of Mötley Crüe brings all their hits to the stage at the Lawrenceburg Event Center.

Jun 18, 2106

Phoenix Band

Guys N Dolls Event Center
4210 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, Ky 41076

South

Jun 18, 2106

Phoenix Band

Guys N Dolls Event Center
4210 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, Ky 41076

South

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