Outdoor Activities

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Sunday, June 25

Happening thru:

Mainstrasse Village, Covington

Peruse everything from antiques and art to vintage and re-purposed items, including furniture, home decor, jewelry, collectibles and more.  

Categories: Exhibits, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Northern Hills Synagogue, Cincinnati

Join a community-wide festival designed for barbecue lovers of all ages — check out activities in a children’s fun area, live music, raffle prizes, and of course, plenty of tasty eats.  

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

Glenwood Gardens, Cincinnati

Hike to the creek with a naturalist and look for the wildlife that call it home.

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Tuesday, June 27

Happening thru:

Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Join an interactive puppet show then meet some live animals up close.

RSVP $ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Highfield Discovery Garden inside Glenwood Gardens, Cincinnati

Some plants can heal, while others harbor deadly poison.  Some are valuable food sources, while some learn to protect themselves against animals.  Stop by to uncover plant superpowers.  Programs held at 10:45 a.m., 1 and 4 p.m. Tue – Sat, and 1 and 4 p.m. Sun, June 27 – July 2.  

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Blue Ash Nature Park, Blue Ash

This month, enjoy live performances from The Klaberheads (June 6); Maple Knoll Big Band (June 13); Sycamore Community Band (June 20); and Ooh La La Unplugged (June 27).  

Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Wednesday, June 28

Happening thru:

Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Kids and adults will go fishing at the catch-and-release pond.

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Middleton Mills Park, Covington

All ages will enjoy learning about and meeting raptors with Dr. Tom Sproat and Critters in the Classroom.  

$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Deerfield Towne Center, Mason

Bring a lawn chair or blanket and join us in the commons next to Yankee Candle to enjoy the outdoors with live music, great shopping, amazing restaurants and family and friends! This Summer Concert Series features live entertainment that is always family-friendly.  Enjoy live performances from Zak Morgan (May 31 and June 28); Songs for Seeds… Read more »

Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Voice of America MetroPark

Enjoy an evening concert in the outdoors all summer long.  This month, enjoy performances from Saffire Express (June 7); Ty Cooper (June 14); The Belairs (June 21); and Jamison Road (June 28). 

$ Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Clifton Cultural Arts Center, Cincinnati

CCAC presents another summer of free evening concerts, along with art activities for kids, summer treats from local food vendors and more.  This month, enjoy performances from Tracy Walker on June 7 (pictured); Orquesta Kandela on June 14; Chuck Brisbin & The Tuna Project (June 21); and Natural Progression on June 28.  

Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Washington Park, Cincinnati

Enjoy a free movie under the stars!  This month’s features include Billy Madison (June 7); The Force Awakens (June 14); Hairspray (June 21); and 10 Things I Hate About You (June 28).  

Categories: Films, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Deerfield Towne Center, Mason

Bring a lawn chair or a blanket and join us in the commons next to Yankee Candle to enjoy the outdoors with live music, great shopping, amazing restaurants and family and friends! This Summer Concert Series features live entertainment that is always family-friendly.  Enjoy live performances from Gee Your Band Smells Terrific (May 31); String Theory… Read more »

Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Thursday, June 29

Forest Run MetroPark, Hamilton

Explore the ponds with educators from MetroParks and Butler County Soil & Water Conservation District.

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Enjoy a story in the Nature PlayScape, followed by a small craft or nature activity.

$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years

Happening thru:

Pin Oak Trail, Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Meet the naturalist to pick up your nature sleuth’s directions, then enjoy the challenge at your own pace, turning in your answers for a prize at the end of the trail.  Allow for one hour to complete.

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Behringer-Crawford Museum , Covington

Enjoy an evening of local talent in a fun, family-friendly venue.  This month, enjoy performances from Jake Speed and the Freddies (June 1); Mount Auburn Brass Fellowship (June 8); Mike and Dannita Wade (June 15); Northern Kentucky Bluegrass All-Stars (June 22); and Robin Lacy an DeZydeco (June 29).  

$ Categories: Museum Events, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Great Lawn, Glenwood Gardens, Cincinnati

Enjoy an evening of smooth jazz with Flawless Band.  Presented in partnership with the City of Woodlawn.

$ Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Behringer-Crawford Museum , Covington

Enjoy an outdoor evening concert, along with food and refreshments for sale.  This month’s performances include Jake Speed & The Freddies (June 1); the Mount Auburn Brass Fellowship (June 8); Mike and Dannita Wade (June 15); the Northern Kentucky Bluegrass All-Stars (June 22); and Robin Lacy and DeZydeco (June 29).  

$ Categories: Museum Events, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Creekside Stage, Boone Woods Park, Burlington

Join Boone County Parks and the Boone County Library for an evening of fun with the Madcap Puppets as they present Jumping Over the Moon, a tale about two performers invited to a birthday party for a baby monster.  

Categories: Acting & Theater, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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