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Sunday, December 15

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Matthew 25 , Blue Ash

Browse unique wares that will make perfect presents; Matthew 25 sells craft items from all around the world including books, colorful crocheted scarves, hats and bags, metal and wooden home decor, beautiful glass and metal ornaments, hand-made kitchen accessories, jewelry, magnets and so much more. 

Categories: Exhibits, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Newport Aquarium, Newport

Ho, Ho, Ho! Scuba Santa is back at the Aquarium for a holiday dive in an enchanted Water Wonderland.  Meet Scuba Santa one-on-one, say hello to playful elves and visit the Post Office to write down holiday wishes to drop off in Santa’s mailbox.  Scuba Santa will be in town through Dec. 31, when his… Read more »

$$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Exhibits, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Krohn Conservatory , Cincinnati

Continue a family tradition! Watch as trains chug past beautiful evergreens and poinsettias and Cincinnati landmarks during Krohn Conservatory’s holiday show, A Zinzinnati Holiday. Extended hours are available on some holiday nights, please visit Cincinnati Park’s website for more information. 

$ Categories: Exhibits, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Explore the visual culture of Spain and Latin America over 4,000 years; artworks in this exhibit include sculptures, Mexican featherwork mosaics, textiles, paintings, metalwork and more. 

$$ Categories: Art, Exhibits Ages: All ages

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EnterTRAINment Junction

Create memories that last a lifetime and experience the magic of the holidays at the world’s largest train display; then take a journey to the North Pole to meet Mr. and Mrs. Claus! 

$ Categories: Exhibits, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Farbach-Nature Preserve , Cincinnati

Come see the beautiful sights captured by the Great Parks Nature Photo Club members this year. 

Categories: Exhibits, Nature Ages: All ages

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Glenwood Gardens/ Cotswold Visitor Centre, Cincinnati

Grab a conductor’s cap and chug on into Highfield Discovery Garden for fun train activities and a wonderful winter train display. 

$ Categories: Exhibits, Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Behringer Crawford Museum , Covington

Local children’s librarians will read the childrens books “The Polar Express” and “The Holiday Adventures of Wiley Wahoo & Me!” at Behringer-Crawford Museum. Children can create a Christmas craft and enjoy hot chocolate, cookies and a visit from Santa. Holiday finery or comfy PJs are encouraged.

RSVP $ Categories: Exhibits, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Tuesday, December 17

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Cincinnati Fire Museum , Cincinnati

Pick up a scavenger card upon entry and search throughout the museum exhibits for important fire related artifacts; find all 12 items to win a fun, wintry prize. 

$ Categories: Exhibits, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Wednesday, December 18

Anderson Branch Library , Cincinnati

Teens, help plan library events and displays, contribute to a monthly newsletter and spend time with friends! 

Categories: Exhibits, Library Events Ages: Teens

Thursday, December 26

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Cincinnati Museum Center , Cincinnati

Send the kiddos to the museum for an exciting and educational day of camp! Each day has a different theme with new activities like games, crafts and fun with friends. Dec 26; K-1: Living In Space (includes OMNIMAX: Apollo 11: First Steps Edition) Dec 26; 2-4: Mission to Mars (includes OMNIMAX: Apollo 11: First Steps… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Crafts, Exhibits, Films, Museum Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Saturday, December 28

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U.S. Bank Arena , Cincinnati

Get ready to be wowed by 21 current world record holders as they perform amazing basketball tricks and stunts; stick around after the game for “The Fifth Quarter” where fans can meet Globetrotter stars for pictures and autographs.  

$$ Categories: Exhibits, Sports Ages: All ages

Tuesday, December 31

Cincinnati Museum Center , Cincinnati

Head to Cincinnati Museum Center to learn all about international New Year’s traditions and discover how people all across the globe celebrate when the clock strikes midnight on January 1st. 

Categories: Exhibits, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Thursday, January 2

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EnterTrainment Junction

Celebrate the New Year with EnterTrainment Junction! Do-It-All tickets are available online for only $14.95.

$$ Categories: Exhibits, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

Simple lines can make something amazing! Head to the Taft to hear a story about a boy who uses a line to go on an adventure, practice looking skills by seeking lines in Taft paintings then create line art by using strings. 

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Museum Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Saturday, January 4

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Celebrate the special exhibit, Treasures of the Spanish World, all day long! Families will enjoy free and fun activities such as a special scavenger hunt, performances, hands-on art making and so much more. 

Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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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

Saturday, January 18

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Miami Whitewater Forest Visitor Center , Harrison

Animals are hard to spot during the winter months; learn where animals go during the cold weather through cool games and interactive activities. Crafts are available for a small fee.

$ Categories: Crafts, Exhibits, Nature Ages: All ages

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Sharon Woods, Sharonville

Find out what it would be like to walk around 20,000 years ago through Ice Age themed crafts; kids will even have a chance to touch a real mammoth leg bone!  (Sensory friendly hour 10 – 11 a.m.)

Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Exhibits, Nature Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

The Cincinnati Zoo is one of only two institutions outside of Florida that rescue and rehabilitate manatees. Come experience a once-in-a-lifetime sleepover with these gentle giants! During the overnight, enjoy two sneak peeks behind the scenes, hike the Zoo at night, play games, experience animal encounters and fall asleep with the zoo’s resident manatee, swimming… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Exhibits, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, All ages, Teens

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