Things To Do
Friday, July 3
Duke Energy Convention Center , Cincinnati
Step back in time to a world of towering dinosaurs like the triceratops and t-rex! With life-size dinosaur animatronics, fossil digs, Dino Bounce inflatables, face painting, crafts and more, Jurassic Quest is every pint-sized paleontologist’s dream come true.
$$ Categories: Exhibits, Science Ages: All ages
Kings Island, Kings Mills
Spend a fun filled day at Kings Island with the whole family; kids will love the award-winning Planet Snoopy while thrill seekers are sure to have a screaming good time on rides like Banshee and Beast. Be sure to top off the perfect theme park adventure with a ride on the brand new Mega Coaster,… Read more »
RSVP $$ Categories: Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages
Hollywood Drive-In Theatre , Cincinnati
College Hill CURC will be continuing their popular Hollywood Drive-In Theatre for the remainder of summer. Parking begins at 8:15 p.m. and films start at dark, around 9:15 p.m. July 2, Shrek July 3, Toy Story 4 July 4, Independence Day July 5, Grease July 6, Wreck It Ralph July 9, Finding Nemo… Read more »
$$ Categories: Films, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages
Saturday, July 4
Lake Isabella Boathouse , Loveland
Spend Independence Day together while fishing! Each child who catches a fish receives a trophy; prizes will be awarded to children who come closest to the mystery weight in each age group. For children 15 and under, accompanied by an adult.
Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years
Marmalade Lily, Loveland
Wednesdays and Saturdays, bring a vase from home and get ready to create beautiful floral arrangements; Marmalade Lily will have clippers and baskets on hand as well as gorgeous u-pick flowers like zinnias (.50 each) and huge hydrangeas ($4 each). *Senior and immunocompromised guests may visit half an hour early (6 p.m. Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m…. Read more »
$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages
Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati
Families can explore the CAM and enjoy hands-on-activities at an interactive art cart.
Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Museum Events Ages: All ages
Sunday, July 5
The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum, Cincinnati
Spend Sundays this summer doing some family-friendly yoga; classes will be led by TriYoga with LQ. Yoga will be performed in a large room with plenty of room for social distancing.
RSVP Categories: Classes, Fitness, Health and Safety Ages: All ages
Monday, July 6
Tuesday, July 7
Boone County Arboretum , Union
Volunteers looking to get their hands dirty can join Arboretum Staff every Tuesday (April through October) to help “dig in the dirt” and maintain the plant collection.
Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Volunteer Opportunities Ages: All ages
Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods location, Milford
Join the Nature Center for a unique, outdoor storytime in the Nature PlayScape. There will be super fun finger plays, songs and nature – themed books.
$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years
Krohn Conservatory , Cincinnati
Beautiful rainbows kiss the sky after down pours; say goodbye to rain clouds with a bright, happy visit to Krohn Conservatory as they re-open to the public. Vivid flowers and a peaceful pond are sure to awaken families senses during this colorful Summer show!
$ Categories: Exhibits, Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages
Wednesday, July 8
Pyramid Hill, Hamilton
Sign up kiddos ages 5 – 12 for some super fun summer programming at Pyramid Hill! Each program has a different theme ranging from arts and crafts, nature, animals and more. Workshops have a cap of 30 children, so be sure to call and register ASAP.
RSVP $ Categories: Animal Encounters, Art, Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years
Fort Thomas Farmers' Market, Fort Thomas
Gather the family and pick up fresh fruits, veggies and unique wares from friendly local farmers. Family shopping welcome. One entry, one exit market. Please use hand sanitizer upon entry and use social distancing while shopping.
Categories: Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages
Burnet Woods Bandstand, Cincinnati
Join the Clifton Cultural Arts Center as they welcome the popular Wednesdays in the Woods concert series back to Burnet Woods Bandstand! Each concert features a different local performer and sweet and savory food truck vendors, so round up the family for a fun free concert every Wednesday in July.
Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages
Thursday, July 9
Dig 'N Play
Dig up some fun; kiddos can explore a huge sand table, dramatic play area and a giant three story play structure.
$ Categories: Playgroups Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months
Cincinnati Nature Center, Milford
Drop by the Nature Playscape to get to know the creatures that call the great outdoors home; feel the wiggling of worms or even see small salamander toes while making crafts, exploring and playing together.
$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages
Friday, July 10
Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati
Members, now is the time to get back in the historic Taft Museum of Art! Early hours are available for vulnerable from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. and the brand new exhibit Built to Last: The Taft Historic House at 200 will be open.
Categories: Art, Exhibits, Museum Events Ages: All ages