Festivals and Fairs

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Saturday, October 6

Cincinnati Fire Museum

Gold Star chili and Cincinnati firefighters go hand in hand! Celebrate chili with tons of family friendly activities at the Cincinnati Fire Museum including live music,  over 20 games, photos with firefighters, a touch – a – truck area and 10 food trucks featuring at least one chili dish each. 

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Health and Safety, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Arlington Memorial Gardens, Cincinnati

Fall is in the air. Celebrate the harvest season with sack races, train rides, face painting, balloon animals, crafts, cookie decorating and a pumpkin patch. Personal care donations for the Dragonfly Foundation will be collected on site at the event.   

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

Saturday, October 13

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Gorman Heritage Farm, Cincinnati

Enjoy a crisp fall day at Gorman Heritage Farm. Your family will love finding their way through the corn maze, meeting farm animals, cutting sunflowers ($1 per stem), taking a hayride and eating  delicious food from local food trucks.   

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

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Waynesville, Ohio

Fill your belly, listen to live music and do some shopping. With over 450 craft vendors from 28 states and over 60 food vendors, there is sure to be something to please every member of your family! 

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Mason Community Center, Mason

Bring the family for a day of fun fall festivities!  Wear your costume to join the costume dance party at 1 p.m., trick-or-treat with local vendors, enjoy some Halloween games, live music and entertainment. Get there early, the first 200 kids will each receive a small pumpkin! 

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Farbach - Werner Nature Preserve / Ellenwood Nature Barn, Cincinnati

Your family will go nuts for our games, crafts and live music that celebrates nature’s nuttiest Midwest harvest. Local favorites Jake Speed & The Freddies will perform Sunday 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.

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

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Jane’s Saddlebag , Union

Let’s have howling good time, all to help our animal friends. Enjoy trick – or – treating, vendors, our petting zoo and more. Please bring an animal food item to donate to the Boone County Animal Shelter. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Saturday, October 27

Sands Montessori, Cincinnati

Play fun carnival games and try tasty foods from local food trucks all while supporting the children and teachers of Sands Montessori.

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Washington Park, Cincinnati

Bring the whole family out for a wonderful weekend of shopping, live music and more. There will be aisles of local vendors homemade crafts, baked goods and wares, plus 4 musical acts performing each day and a kids area with face painting, relay races and other awesome activities. 

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

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Stop by the CAC’s UnMuseum for a free printing themed festival. Join us as we experiment with various forms of printmaking, learn tips from local artists and discover how to use different techniques and found objects to create unique ink – based works of art. 

Categories: Art, Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Red Balloon Cafe+Play, Cincinnati

The winter holidays will be here before you know it, so why not get a little shopping done at Red Balloon Café + Play? Check out local vendors and enjoy complimentary snacks all while your kids play for FREE.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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