Plan Your Cincy Weekend 1/25 – 1/27

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Friday, January 25

FREE ART AFTER DARK: ICE ICE BABY

5 – 9 p.m.

Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Drive

Do you love the 90s? Bust out your scrunchies and oversized flannel and start practicing the running man and Macarena; then dance the winter blues away with 90s-themed silent disco at the CAM! Watch Pones put on a great performance, and enjoy specialty cocktails and food from Django Western Taco, available for purchase.

Call 513-721-2787 or visit cincinnatimuseum.org for more information.

“FABULOUS FOLIAGE” AT KROHN CONSERVATORY

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Krohn Conservatory, 1501 Eden Park Drive

Discover how various plants and flowers can make a statement in any garden. Vivid, lively colors fill the Krohn Conservatory during the 2019 Spring Show, “Fabulous Foliage,” with traditional blossoming bulbs like hyacinth, tulips and daffodils and the colorful leaves of coleus, grasses and succulents.

$4 adults, $2 children 5 – 17 years old, free for members and children under 4

Call 513-421-4086 or visit cincinnatiparks.com for more information.

Holiday Junction

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Cincinnati Museum Center, 1301 Western Ave.

Choo, choo! Holiday Junction featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains is about leave its station at the Cincinnati Museum Center; you only have until January 27 to visit this great exhibit before its departure. Children of all ages will enjoy the whimsical train displays, hands-on components such as playful snowmen you can plays dress up with and a train that young engineers can actually take a ride on (additional fees apply).

Admission to Holiday Junction includes entry to the Cincinnati History Museum and the Museum of Natural History & Science. $14.50 adults, $13.50 seniors, $10.50 ages 3 – 12, $5.50 toddlers 1 – 2, free for members and ages 1 and younger.

Call 513-287-7000 or visit cincymuseum.org for more information.

Saturday, January 26

MAPLE CRAFTS

Cincinnati Nature Center, 4949 Tealtown Road, Milford

Bundle up and burn off some energy playing and crafting at the Cincy Nature Center. Stop in the Nature PlayScape for a cup of cider and some winder crafting fun.

Included in daily admission ($9 adults, $6 seniors 65+/active military, $4 ages 4 – 12, free for members and ages 3 and younger, $2 dogs).

Call 513-831-1711 or visit cincynature.org for more information.

FREE OWL HIKE

6 – 7:30 p.m.

Harbin Park, 1300 Hunter Road, Fairfield

Enjoy a unique experience in the park after dark! Join MetroParks of Butler County and Fairfield Parks & Recreation in the winter woods to call for owl and listen for other nocturnal animals.

Call 513-867-5348 or visit fairfieldoh.gov for more information.

FREE OWL QUEST

6 p.m.

Sharon Woods, 11450 Lebanon Road, Sharonville

Whoo goes there? Join a nature interpreter and go off the trails in search for owls and other nocturnal wildlife.

A valid Great Parks of Hamilton County vehicle permit is required to enter the park.

Call 513-521-7275 or visit greatparks.org for more information.

Sunday, January 27

FREE 2019 CHILI COOK-OFF

12 – 4 p.m.

Findlay Market, 1801 Race St.

Head to Findlay Market for Gold Star Chili’s 15th annual Chili Cook-off! Enjoy free samples at 1 p.m plus tons of chili-themed items available for purchase at your favorite Findlay storefronts.

Free event with free cook-off samples, vendor sample tickets available for purchase.

Visit findlaymarket.org/news/enter-the-2019-chili-cook-off for more information.

FREE BIRDS OF PREY, NIGHT & DAY

2 p.m.

Sharon Woods, 11450 Lebanon Road, Sharonville

Raptors are some of the most amazing animals in nature. Learn what makes hawks and owls the kings of the day and night skies, then meet some live birds of prey.

A valid Great Parks of Hamilton County vehicle permit is required to enter the park.

Call 513-521-7275 or visit greatparks.org for more information.

Amanda Ciani lives in Northern Kentucky with her husband and their three terrific sons. She enjoys writing haiku parenting poems for her Instagram account (@cinciciani), and Twitter account (@haikuciani).

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