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Feb 01, 2020 through Mar 08, 2020

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

Uptown

Feb 01, 2020 through Mar 08, 2020

americUS

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

Uptown

Universes is an award-winning, multi-cultural performance ensemble that breaks traditional theatrical bounds to create its own brand of storytelling. Fusing theatre, poetry, dance, jazz, hip-hop and down-home blues, Universes will create a compelling portrait of contemporary...

Universes is an award-winning, multi-cultural performance ensemble that breaks traditional theatrical bounds to create its own brand of storytelling. Fusing theatre, poetry, dance, jazz, hip-hop and down-home blues, Universes will create a compelling portrait of contemporary...

Feb 29, 2020 through Mar 08, 2020

Annie Jr.

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

Downtown

Feb 29, 2020 through Mar 08, 2020

Annie Jr.

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

Downtown

Leapin’ Lizards! Kick off Leap Year with us! The popular comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world’s best-loved musicals. With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone’s hearts, despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s...

Leapin’ Lizards! Kick off Leap Year with us! The popular comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world’s best-loved musicals. With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone’s hearts, despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s...

Now through Mar 28, 2020

Live Racing at Turfway Park

Turfway Park
7500 Turfway Road, Florence, KY 41042

South

Now through Mar 28, 2020

Live Racing at Turfway Park

Turfway Park
7500 Turfway Road, Florence, KY 41042

South

Enjoy live Thoroughbred racing and vintage charm at Turfway Park through the winter. Simulcast racing is available daily except Monday and Tuesday.

Enjoy live Thoroughbred racing and vintage charm at Turfway Park through the winter. Simulcast racing is available daily except Monday and Tuesday.

Now through Mar 07, 2020

Owl Prowl

Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum
4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45232

North

Now through Mar 07, 2020

Owl Prowl

Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum
4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45232

North

Raptor Incorporated will be here with an exciting presentation on the birds of prey that inhabit Spring Grove Cemetery.  First, see them up close in the Norman Chapel (constructed in 1879) then prowl through the grounds to see and hear them in their natural habitat. ...

Raptor Incorporated will be here with an exciting presentation on the birds of prey that inhabit Spring Grove Cemetery.  First, see them up close in the Norman Chapel (constructed in 1879) then prowl through the grounds to see and hear them in their natural habitat. ...

Now through Mar 07, 2020

Cincy Winter Beerfest

Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Mar 07, 2020

Cincy Winter Beerfest

Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Sample over 350 craft beers. Named one of top 10 craft beer fests in nation. Choose from 3 different sessions.

Sample over 350 craft beers. Named one of top 10 craft beer fests in nation. Choose from 3 different sessions.

Mar 07, 2020 through Apr 03, 2020

Pipeline

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
1127 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Mar 07, 2020 through Apr 03, 2020

Pipeline

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
1127 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nya, an inner-city public high school teacher, is committed to her students but desperate to give her only son, Omari, opportunities they’ll never have. But when an explosive incident at his prestigious private school threatens to get him expelled, will all her efforts be...

Nya, an inner-city public high school teacher, is committed to her students but desperate to give her only son, Omari, opportunities they’ll never have. But when an explosive incident at his prestigious private school threatens to get him expelled, will all her efforts be...

Mar 06, 2020 through Mar 15, 2020

"Steel Magnolias" by Robert Harling

St. Paul Lutheran Church
106 Maple St., Reading, OH 45215

North

Mar 06, 2020 through Mar 15, 2020

"Steel Magnolias" by Robert Harling

St. Paul Lutheran Church
106 Maple St., Reading, OH 45215

North

The action is set in Truvy's beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are "anybody" come to have their hair done. Helped by her eager new assistant, Annelle (who is not sure whether or not she is still married), the outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses...

The action is set in Truvy's beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are "anybody" come to have their hair done. Helped by her eager new assistant, Annelle (who is not sure whether or not she is still married), the outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses...

Mar 07, 2020

Little River Band

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

West

Mar 07, 2020

Little River Band

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

West

The late Glenn Frey, founding member of The Eagles, knew what he was talking about when he called Little River Band “the best singing band in the world.” Huge chart success and tours with the likes of the Doobie Brothers, Heart, Fleetwood Mac, and many more honed them into...

The late Glenn Frey, founding member of The Eagles, knew what he was talking about when he called Little River Band “the best singing band in the world.” Huge chart success and tours with the likes of the Doobie Brothers, Heart, Fleetwood Mac, and many more honed them into...

Feb 28, 2020 through Mar 21, 2020

Alabaster

Know Theatre of Cincinnati
1120 Jackson St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Feb 28, 2020 through Mar 21, 2020

Alabaster

Know Theatre of Cincinnati
1120 Jackson St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

A noted photographer sets out to explore the topography of “scars.” Her journey lands her in the mysterious realm of an undiscovered folk artist hiding away in North Alabama. A beautiful new play that explores what it means to be truly “seen,” how we pick up the pieces,...

A noted photographer sets out to explore the topography of “scars.” Her journey lands her in the mysterious realm of an undiscovered folk artist hiding away in North Alabama. A beautiful new play that explores what it means to be truly “seen,” how we pick up the pieces,...

Mar 07, 2020 through Mar 08, 2020

The Cincinnati Sound

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Mar 07, 2020 through Mar 08, 2020

The Cincinnati Sound

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

JMR and former Late Show with David Letterman band director Paul Shaffer co-host a celebration fit for a Queen City.   - Cincinnati has nurtured some of America's most important musical styles and musicians, including James Brown, the Isley Brothers, Hank Williams, Mamie...

JMR and former Late Show with David Letterman band director Paul Shaffer co-host a celebration fit for a Queen City.   - Cincinnati has nurtured some of America's most important musical styles and musicians, including James Brown, the Isley Brothers, Hank Williams, Mamie...

Now through Dec 26, 2020

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Esquire Theatre
320 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Now through Dec 26, 2020

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Esquire Theatre
320 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Enjoy the cult classic film with a live shadowcast, The Denton Affair. Audience participation is encouraged! Feel free to dress up and purchase a prop bag to get the full Rocky Horror experience. FILM IS RATED R. NOBODY UNDER 17 WILL BE ADMITTED WITHOUT A PARENT OR LEGAL...

Enjoy the cult classic film with a live shadowcast, The Denton Affair. Audience participation is encouraged! Feel free to dress up and purchase a prop bag to get the full Rocky Horror experience. FILM IS RATED R. NOBODY UNDER 17 WILL BE ADMITTED WITHOUT A PARENT OR LEGAL...

Feb 21, 2020 through Jul 06, 2020

Vhils

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

Downtown

Feb 21, 2020 through Jul 06, 2020

Vhils

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

Downtown

The CAC is excited to host an exhibition of Portuguese street artist Alexandre Farto (aka Vhils) in Spring 2020. Vhils is renowned for his unusual technique of removing the surface layers of urban walls to create riveting portraits and imagery. Using construction tools like...

The CAC is excited to host an exhibition of Portuguese street artist Alexandre Farto (aka Vhils) in Spring 2020. Vhils is renowned for his unusual technique of removing the surface layers of urban walls to create riveting portraits and imagery. Using construction tools like...

Now through Dec 13, 2020

Cin City Reptile Show

Holiday Inn Centre Park of West Chester
5800 Muhlhauser, West Chester, OH 45069

North

Now through Dec 13, 2020

Cin City Reptile Show

Holiday Inn Centre Park of West Chester
5800 Muhlhauser, West Chester, OH 45069

North

Cincinnati's premier monthly reptile show. 1000's of reptiles, amphibians, spiders, insects, feeders, supplies and more all to view and buy.

Cincinnati's premier monthly reptile show. 1000's of reptiles, amphibians, spiders, insects, feeders, supplies and more all to view and buy.

Now through Mar 08, 2020

Bloom and Grow

Krohn Conservatory
1501 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Now through Mar 08, 2020

Bloom and Grow

Krohn Conservatory
1501 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45202

You would have to travel a long distance to visit a rainforest or a desert – or come to Krohn Conservatory, Cincinnati Parks’ nationally recognized showcase of more than 3,500 plant species from around the world. Our permanent collection includes desert plants, tropical...

You would have to travel a long distance to visit a rainforest or a desert – or come to Krohn Conservatory, Cincinnati Parks’ nationally recognized showcase of more than 3,500 plant species from around the world. Our permanent collection includes desert plants, tropical...

Mar 08, 2020

35th Annual Great Tack Exchange - Tack Swap Meet

Warren County Fairgrounds
Srt Rt 48 - Braodway Ave, Lebanon, OH 45036

North

Mar 08, 2020

35th Annual Great Tack Exchange - Tack Swap Meet

Warren County Fairgrounds
Srt Rt 48 - Braodway Ave, Lebanon, OH 45036

North

One of Ohio's largest and Greatest Tack swap meets with approx. 100 indoor vendor spaces + many outdoor vendors selling all kinds of Used & New horse related items . . . . Great Bargains Galore!

One of Ohio's largest and Greatest Tack swap meets with approx. 100 indoor vendor spaces + many outdoor vendors selling all kinds of Used & New horse related items . . . . Great Bargains Galore!

Feb 28, 2020 through May 24, 2020

Something Over Something Else: Romare Bearden’s Profile Series

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

Uptown

Feb 28, 2020 through May 24, 2020

Something Over Something Else: Romare Bearden’s Profile Series

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

Uptown

Something Over Something Else: Romare Bearden’s Profile Series reunites for the first time thirty vibrant collages from this renowned series. In 1977, a “Profile” of Bearden by Calvin Tomkins in the New Yorker provoked the artist to reflect upon his childhood and maturity...

Something Over Something Else: Romare Bearden’s Profile Series reunites for the first time thirty vibrant collages from this renowned series. In 1977, a “Profile” of Bearden by Calvin Tomkins in the New Yorker provoked the artist to reflect upon his childhood and maturity...

Now through Mar 13, 2020

Superpower Dogs

Robert D. Lindner Family OMNIMAX Theater
1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203

Downtown

Now through Mar 13, 2020

Superpower Dogs

Robert D. Lindner Family OMNIMAX Theater
1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203

Downtown

Superpower Dogs showcases the lifesaving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. From the waters of the Mediterranean and the waves off California’s coast to the mountains of British Columbia and the savannas of Africa, journey around...

Superpower Dogs showcases the lifesaving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. From the waters of the Mediterranean and the waves off California’s coast to the mountains of British Columbia and the savannas of Africa, journey around...

Now through Apr 12, 2020

Women Breaking Boundaries

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

Downtown

Now through Apr 12, 2020

Women Breaking Boundaries

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

Downtown

A special exhibition that explores the role of women in art and art history at the Cincinnati Art Museum through artworks from the museum’s permanent collection created by female artists from the seventeenth century to today. The cross-departmental selection of 38 artworks...

A special exhibition that explores the role of women in art and art history at the Cincinnati Art Museum through artworks from the museum’s permanent collection created by female artists from the seventeenth century to today. The cross-departmental selection of 38 artworks...

Now through Apr 05, 2020

Motel X: Human Trafficking Along the I-75 Corridor

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

Downtown

Now through Apr 05, 2020

Motel X: Human Trafficking Along the I-75 Corridor

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

Downtown

Slavery is commonly thought to be a thing of the past. Yet human trafficking persists and prospers in the world today, including right here in the United States. Motel X: Human Trafficking Along the I-75 Corridor is a multi-media art installation that aims to educate visitors...

Slavery is commonly thought to be a thing of the past. Yet human trafficking persists and prospers in the world today, including right here in the United States. Motel X: Human Trafficking Along the I-75 Corridor is a multi-media art installation that aims to educate visitors...

Mar 09, 2020 through Mar 15, 2020

Customer Appreciation Week

Findlay Market
1801 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Mar 09, 2020 through Mar 15, 2020

Customer Appreciation Week

Findlay Market
1801 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

As a thank you, Findlay Market will be giving away prizes every day this week and featuring a different customer each day on their social media pages.

As a thank you, Findlay Market will be giving away prizes every day this week and featuring a different customer each day on their social media pages.

Mar 10, 2020 through Mar 11, 2020

Boldly Go

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Mar 10, 2020 through Mar 11, 2020

Boldly Go

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Every day people around us, in Cincinnati and across the world, leave their mark on history by inspiring others and enriching the community around them. Hear the music behind some of these remarkable stories from all walks of life, particularly those in our own backyard.

Every day people around us, in Cincinnati and across the world, leave their mark on history by inspiring others and enriching the community around them. Hear the music behind some of these remarkable stories from all walks of life, particularly those in our own backyard.

Mar 10, 2020

Second Screens: United Skates

Rhinegeist Brewery
1910 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Mar 10, 2020

Second Screens: United Skates

Rhinegeist Brewery
1910 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

United Skates, directed by Dyana Winkler and Tina Brown, is an engaging documentary that peers into the underground subculture of African-American roller skate communities. The film is a fascinating look at the social, historical, and creative importance of a...

United Skates, directed by Dyana Winkler and Tina Brown, is an engaging documentary that peers into the underground subculture of African-American roller skate communities. The film is a fascinating look at the social, historical, and creative importance of a...

Mar 10, 2020

Ms. Lauryn Hill

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

Downtown

Mar 10, 2020

Ms. Lauryn Hill

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

Downtown

Born in New Jersey to a schoolteacher mother and computer programmer/system’s analyst father, it was obvious from a young age that Ms. Hill possessed extraordinary talents, abilities and propensity for creativity. She would establish a reputation in the music world as the...

Born in New Jersey to a schoolteacher mother and computer programmer/system’s analyst father, it was obvious from a young age that Ms. Hill possessed extraordinary talents, abilities and propensity for creativity. She would establish a reputation in the music world as the...

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