Festivals and Fairs

Monday, July 25

Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Crestview Hills

Kick off Harry Potter with a quiz!  Teens will sample the Three Broomsticks menu, and compete against resident Potterheads for fabulous prizes.  No RSVP necessary, but space is limited.

Categories: Crafts, Festivals and Fairs Ages: Teens

Tuesday, July 26

Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Crestview Hills

Ages 15 and older will use a map and the help of some booksellers to hunt down the Snitch — winner gets a prize!  No RSVP required, but space is limited.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: Teens

Wednesday, July 27

Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Crestview Hills

Ages 15 and older will enjoy Harry Potter games and fun with friends.  Please note that space is limited.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: Teens

Boone Woods Park , Burlington

Enjoy refreshments, crafts, games, and a bounce house and slide for the kids in this party from Boone County Parks.

Categories: Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Friday, July 29

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Beech Acres Park Amphitheater, Cincinnati

Enjoy games, rides, live entertainment, tasty festival fare, and fireworks!

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Sharonville Community Center, Cincinnati

Party with a purpose at the annual Sharonfest, designed to support local non-profit organizations and connect the community through a great lineup of entertainment, rides, attractions and other fun festivities.

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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The Beach Waterpark, Mason

Teens can enjoy the amenities of The Beach Waterpark at a discounted price this evening.

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: Teens

Saturday, July 30

Lebanon Mason & Monroe Railroad, Lebanon

Join LM&M Railroad and the Golden Lamb for the “Muggles Express” train ride on July 30 to celebrate the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts I & II. Come dressed as your favorite Harry Potter character to celebrate the latest book release. A limited number of books will be available for purchase. The special… Read more »

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Barnes & Noble West Chester

Join a special party leading up to the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts I & II, a special rehearsal edition script book, which goes on sale at midnight.  Bring your wands and come dressed in your wizarding finest for a special Muggle Wall to share favorite memories, fun giveaways, and more!

Categories: Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Thursday, August 4

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Newport on the Levee, Newport

There’s no such thing as too much goetta at this annual festival that features live entertainment, family goetta games, and some truly super-inventive food.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Saturday, August 6

Downtown Lebanon, Lebanon

Visit historic downtown Lebanon for eight blues bands, your favorite foods, a classic car show, Kids Row, and more.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Jane's Saddlebag, Union

Kids are invited to Jane’s Saddlebag for a great day with the petting zoo, inflatables, the Kids’ Play Land, and free hay rides!

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

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Gilbert Farms Park, Fairfield

History comes to life at this year’s festival featuring vintage baseball games, live music, guided tours of the Elisha Morgan Mansion and the Heritage Gardens, plus plenty of children’s activities and exhibits showcasing antique farm equipment.

Categories: Crafts, Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Living History Ages: All ages

Milford, Milford

Presented by Lykins Energy Solutions, families are invited to Milford Street Eats for food and beverage trucks, live music, a Kids’ Zone from Fit 4 Kidz and more.

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Barnes & Noble West Chester

Explore the Marvel Universe with a special offer and exclusive samplers, including the first storyline for Mosaic.  Also enjoy trivia, coloring, cosplay, and more!

Categories: Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Monday, August 8

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Boone County Fairgrounds, Burlington

It’s an annual celebration at the Boone County Kentucky 4H & Utopia Fair, full of fun events like horse and livestock shows, tractor and motor sports, exhibits, laser tag, a demolition derby the Miss Sweetheart Pageant and more.  Visit the web site for a complete schedule of events.

$ Categories: Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Wednesday, August 10

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Hamilton County Fairgrounds, Cincinnati

Mark your calendars for the 161st Hamilton County Fair, featuring a talent show, donkey races, choir games, and a general and celebrity demolition derby!  Visit the web site for a complete schedule of events.

$ Categories: Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Friday, August 12

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Sawyer Point, Cincinnati

Enjoy three stages of amazing acts, including a stage just for local acts and a women’s showcase stage in this two-day festival of all things Blues.

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Saturday, August 13

Lunken Airport, Cincinnati

Step back in time to the 1940s with live music, dancing, costumes and fun.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Living History, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Holy Family Parish, Cincinnati

Enjoy artisan vendors, food trucks and local craft beer in a street fair designed to benefit the mission and ministry of Holy Family Parish.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages