Come for The Nutcracker, Stay for Winterfest

Thursday December 14 through Sunday December 17, 2017

Enter the wondrous world of the Sugar Plum Fairy, Nutcracker Prince and Snow Queen with Cincinnati Ballet's annual production of The Nutcracker. Then head north for more festive fun with Kings Island's Winterfest.

  • Frisch's Presents The Nutcracker

    December 14-24, 2017

    Cincinnati Ballet brings you the classic holiday tale of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince.

  • WinterFest

    November 24-December 30, 2017

    Kings Island transforms into a festive wonderland with lights, ice skating, carolers, Santa's workshop and more.

  • Cinderella

    December 9-17, 2017

    With audience participation, humor and outlandish characters, kids will love this classic fairy tale set to pop music presented by the Children's Theatre of Cincinnati.

  • Christmas Town

    December 8-30, 2017

    Creation Museum celebrates the holiday with a live nativity, dazzling light display in the garden and the chance to meet Bible characters.

  • Brrrbon Holiday Dinner Cruise

    December 16, 2017

    Enjoy a tasting of regional bourbons, a buffet of holiday favorites, festive music and a complimentary tasting glass on this BB Riverboats cruise.

  • City Flea Unwrapped Holiday Market

    December 16, 2017

    This outdoor market at Washington Park is the perfect place to pick up unique, hand-crafted gifts for everyone on your list.


More Weekend Fun

  • 98 Degrees Christmas Tour

    December 15, 2017

    The pop group reunites and brings its R&B tinged, 4-part harmonies to Aronoff Center with beloved holiday songs.

  • Annie

    November 30-December 23, 2017

    Little orphan Annie escapes the cruel Miss Hannigan on her quest to find her family in this Covedale Center for the Performing Arts show.

  • Shopkins Live! Shop It Up!

    December 16, 2017

    The #1 kids toy in North America is live on stage in the theatrical debut with state-of-the-art video and set design, and original pop songs and music.

  • Antique Christmas

    November 3, 2017-January 7, 2018

    Taft Museum of Art displays ornaments, decorations and toys from days of yore.

  • Holiday Junction featuring Brickopolis

    November 10, 2017-January 1, 2018

    Explore 12,000 square feet of train exhibits at the Cincinnati Museum Center, plus a huge LEGO display featuring whimsical scenes and floor-to-ceiling landscapes.

  • Cincinnati Cyclones Hockey

    December 15-16, 2017

    Don't miss the battle on the ice with the ECHL hockey team at U.S. Bank Arena.


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