Posts Tagged: holiday activities

Mom Report: Nights of Lights at Coney Island

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                  Head down to the river and enjoy Nights of Lights at Coney Island. Coney Island is often associated with Riverbend but it also hosts a drive-through light display. This two-mile stretch of lights will be sure to entertain you and the whole family! Be sure to come early as lines can be long but… Read more »

Mom Report: EnterTRAINment Junction at Christmas

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                  EnterTRAINment Junction has something for everyone! As soon as you walk in, your feel like you are in a train station the way the lobby is set up. Right when you walk in, there is a nice cafe on the left and the gift shop and ticket counter are to the right. Restrooms are… Read more »

Santa-Bration!

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Santa is coming to the Carousel!  Bring the kids for holiday and winter crafts, a pick with the Jolly Old Elf (bring your cell phone, no cameras, please), and enter for a chance to win a Cincinnati Parks goody bag! All the fun will be had at Carol Ann’s Carousel (8 West Mehring Way) from… Read more »

A Rockin’ Toy Drive

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Bring a new, unused toy to Rockin’ Jump Cincinnati this month to donate to St. Joseph Orphanage, and get a 10 percent discount on open jump time where kids can enjoy indoor trampolines and more. Toys are accepted through Dec. 17 at Rockin’ Jump, located at 8350 Colerain Ave.  Call 513-373-4260 or visit cincinnati.rockinjump.com. 

Mom Report: LM&M Railroad’s North Pole Express

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                  Downtown Lebanon with its historic homes and buildings is the perfect backdrop for the 1930s LM&M train station. The town was lit up and decorated for Christmas, as was the train station with lots of wreaths, garlands, and lights. The wooden platforms and ticket office made it feel as if you were going back… Read more »

Mom Report: TCT’s Cinderella

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Are you looking for a creative gift this holiday season? Give the gift of experience and treat your loved ones to an event that will have them laughing and smiling. Gift them tickets to The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati performances! Currently, trampling the main stage at the Taft is Doris and Pearl, the stepsisters, in… Read more »

Elf on the Shelf is Back

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Families aren’t the only ones having fun this year with the Elf on the Shelf.  The Kenton County Public Library is also hosting the seasonal visitor, where he will explore the different branches and play some games with library patrons.  The first person to find the little Elf each day (don’t touch him, or else… Read more »

Mom Report: Santa at Liberty Center

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Santa exists! Back in 2015, I took my kids to see Santa at Liberty Center mall and my jaw dropped. This was no ordinary “fill in” Santa; Santa at Liberty Center is the REAL deal. His real mustache and beard are just right, his nose and cheeks are rosy, and when he laughs, you can… Read more »

2017 Holiday Guide!

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 2017 Holiday Guide presented by Broadway in Cincinnati.  Give an unforgettable experience at the theatre this holiday! GIVE THE GIFT OF EXPERIENCE! Broadway in Cincinnati broadwayincincinnati.com Need a great gift idea?  rather than giving an item to unwrap, consider giving your loved ones an experience they can always remember.  Whether you want to treat your… Read more »

Mom Report: Dirr Nursery

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My home is filled with the delightful smell of a freshly cut Christmas tree, and my heart is filled with happiness knowing we chopped down that tree, together, as a family. We spent a morning at Dirr Nursery in Goshen, Ohio scouring rows of trees looking to find “the one”. Dirr Nursery has tons of… Read more »

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