Festivals and Fairs

Friday, May 27

Coney Island, Cincinnati

Come and check out Coney Island’s brand new water attraction- Typhoon Tower! Typhoon Tower, Sunlite Pool, waterslides, food stands and gift shops will be open to the public. Parking is free. Entry into the Preview Party is $5, benefiting the Ronald McDonald House.

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

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The Place Retro Arcade, Cincinnati

Bring your family for a fun night at the arcade — for $20, players can check out retro games like Donkey Kong, Asteroids and more, as well as console games.

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Saturday, May 28

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Harbor, Miami Whitewater Forest, Cincinnati

Learn all about the natural world through games, hands-on activity stations, crafts, and a scavenger hunt for the whole family (some activities require a small fee).

$ Categories: Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Nature Ages: All ages

Sunday, May 29

Harbor, Winton Woods, Cincinnati

Celebrate the beginning of summer at this open house that includes an artist’s corner and a few surprise of the live animal variety.

$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Monday, May 30

Veterans Memorial Park

Enjoy veterans groups, military units, the Fairfield High School Marching Band, and more in this parade that concludes with a brief ceremony to pay tribute to our veterans, both past and present.

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

Thursday, June 2

Mayerson JCC, Cincinnati

Get ready for Shavuot, a springtime Jewish holiday that celebrates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai and commemorates the harvest of the first fruits that were brought to the Holy Temple in Jerusalem! Children can enjoy fun outdoor games, a bounce house, giant slide, and petting zoo. Pizza from the J and kosher ice… Read more »

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

Mayerson JCC, Cincinnati

Get ready for Shavuot with an ice cream social! Children can enjoy fun outdoor games, a bounce house, giant slide, and petting zoo. Pizza dinner from the J and kosher ice cream from Miss Missy’s Ice Cream truck will be available for purchase. Little Blue Jays baseball photos will start at 6 p.m.

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

Saturday, June 4

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

Our Summer Reading program starts with a day of fun, including music by Ritmo 11 am-1 pm; free hot dogs, noon; free Kona Ice 12:30-1:30 pm; games & crafts all day. All ages. No need to register.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Library Events Ages: All ages

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Fort Thomas

Celebrate Summer Reading Kickoff with a visit from Cam @ 9-11 am, the gypsy jazz sounds of The Faux Frenchmen @ noon-1 pm, free hot dogs @ noon, free Kona Ice @ 12:30-1:30 pm and games & crafts all day. Families. No need to register.

Categories: Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Library Events Ages: All ages

Newport Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Newport

Join us for some fun as we kick off Summer Reading11:30 am-1:30 pm, have your picture taken with Cam the Library Lion; noon, free hot dogs; 12:30-1:30 pm, free Kona ; 1 pm -Dance Slam!   All day: Play cornhole, make giant bubbles at our bubble station @ color our Monster Mural. Families. No need to… Read more »

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Library Events Ages: All ages

Barnes & Noble West Chester

Now through Sept. 6, kids in grades 1 – 6 can earn a free book through Barnes & Noble’s Summer Reading Program.  Join the Opening Ceremony for journals, fun activities, and to cast a ballot for your favorite book hero.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

The Beach Waterpark, Mason

The Beach Waterpark will host its first ever craft beer festival with a live band, food, over 15 different breweries and up to 80 different beers it is sure to be a great time! Games, soda tastings, face painter and a bouncy house will also be available for kids!

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

Sunday, June 5

My Shalom Family, Bennington

Want the kids to take a vacation from those video games and give the remote a rest? Ditch the distractions of everyday life and get back to basics with an afternoon adventure in the great outdoors. This free event is open to families in the Jewish community in which at least one parent is Jewish,… Read more »

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The Beach Waterpark, Mason

Get ready to join friends and family at The Beach Waterpark for the Reality 4 Diabetes Fundraiser!  Meet the “Survivor” cast members from 2 – 4 p.m. while you’re there!

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

Friday, June 10

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Barnes & Noble West Chester

Teens are invited for author events, writing workshops, panel discussions, trivia and games, giveaways and more book-related fun.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: Teens

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St. James Antiochian Orthodox Church, Loveland

Enjoy delicious authentic Mediterranean food, music and cultural entertainment in a great family atmosphere.

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Music 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, June 11

Monroe High School, Monroe

It’s back!  Join this family-friendly, pet-friendly festival that’s all about the furry members of the family.  Get info on caring for your pet, and enjoy tons of fun activities for all ages.

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

Happen, Inc., Cincinnati

Bring the whole family to learn about French culture, and make some bread with a real French pastry chef!

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Thursday, June 16

Florence Freedom-UC Health Stadium, Florence

Girl Scouts and those who want to sign up are invited for carnival games, prizes and more. Sign up for the 2016 – 2017 membership year for $15.

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