Friday, October 11

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Rockin' Jump Cincinnati, Groesbeck

Toddlers 6 years old and under can bounce and play the mornings away! This family friendly promotion is available Mon – Fri from 9 – 11 a.m. and Sat from 8 – 10 a.m. 

$$ Categories: Fitness, Playgroups Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Neusole Glassworks , Forest Park

Looking for a truly unique way to celebrate the harvest season? Join professional glassblowers to create a pumpkin out of hot molten glass! For children ages 5 and up. Register a 30 minute  slot for each participant. Glass pumpkins will be ready for pickup in 7 days. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Crafts Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

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EnterTRAINment Junction

Spend the day trick-or-treating, visiting an indoor pumpkin patch and watching pumpkin filled cargo trains make their way all around scale train neighborhoods and cities.  

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

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Krohn Conservatory , Cincinnati

See the grains that have nourished mankind since the dawn of civilization. The beauty, excellence and joy of bread are the focal point of Krohn Conservatory’s Fall Floral Show. 

$ Categories: Exhibits, Nature Ages: All ages

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Glenwood Gardens, Highfield Discovery Center, Cincinnati

Look, listen, smell! Use sensory exploration to make nature discoveries and solve a mystery! 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Learn and play with friends! Little ones will participate in activities designed to support the natural stages of development that take place during a child’s first five years. This weekly program is available on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 a.m.

$ Categories: Classes, Museum Events, Playgroups Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum , Hamilton

Inspired by pollution and the current condition of marine ecosystems, artist Joan Hall created this sculpture exhibit to be a catalyst for change. See this exhibit to understand “the underlying danger to our planet that is caused by the pollution of our oceans and waterways” -Joan Hall. 

$ Categories: Art, Exhibits, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Country Pumpkins Farm, Dry Ridge

Fall fun for the whole family: U-pick pumpkins, a pumpkin launcher, hayrides, barrel train rides, a corn maze, corn boxes, farm animals and MORE!  

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

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Cincinnati Computer Cooperative , Cincinnati

Now through October 31, visit The Cincinnati Computer Cooperative nonprofit to get treats just for visiting! Get a coupon for a free treat from some of Cincinnati’s most famous eateries like Skyline, Frisch’s and UDF. (Quantities limited, so come early for best selection.) All guaranteed refurbished systems start at $150 including free software and a … Read more »

$$$ Categories: Ages: All ages

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Kings Island , Kings Mills

When the sun goes down, and the werewolves begin to howl, head to Kings Island for Halloween Haunt! With haunted attractions like Backwoods Bayou and Urgent Scare, and nightmare inducing rides like Banshee and The Beast, terrified shrieks will fill the air all night long! This is a frightful event that is open until 1… Read more »

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only, Teens

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Heritage Village Museum, Sharonville

Trick or treat through a 19 century village; encounter a fortune teller, witches, a mad scientist and headless horseman. Feeling brave? take a walk through a haunted cemetery and discover what lurks in the woods. This slight-fright event also features a wagon-ride, face painting and balloon animals. This event occurs on Friday and Saturdays in… Read more »

$ Categories: Museum Events, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Niederman Family Farm , Hamilton

Families can have lots of fall fun at the farm; this fest features hayrides, a jumping pillow, ball zones, animal exhibits, a 4 acre corn maze, duck races and so much more!  

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

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Stork Helpers , Mason

A fast paced three-hour class with pizza and dessert! Topics discussed include relaxation techniques, pain management, laboring positions, delivery methods, newborn care, pospartum and bottle/breastfeeding.  

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

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Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

From bowtruckles to erumpents, come see and learn about some of the animals that inspired the magical creatures found in both the Wizards Unite game and Fantastic Beasts movies. Learn about the care and behaviors of these amazing creatures as well as some insider information about them from the notes of those who know them… Read more »

RSVP $ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature Ages: All ages

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Twisted Trails, Wilmington

Thrill seekers beware: something sinister is lurking in the woods! Have a screaming good time navigating through this twisted, haunted trail. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. 

$$ Categories: Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: Parents Only, Teens

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All Hollow’s Eve, Terror Town, Williamsburg

Old West Fest has been overrun with a horde of spooky characters.  At Terror Town, experience a horrifying 1800’s town; scary attractions include a haunted trail, ghoulish games like the zombie brain smash, live music, performances and so much more! 

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: Parents Only, Teens

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