Cincinnati Family Magazine

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September 26, 2021

The Escape Game offers lots of different challenge rooms, including one with a playground theme.

Family Fun, Inside and Out!

Take a break from the heat with one of these new indoor activities! 

These may be the dog days of summer, but the kids and you can still enjoy engaging activities indoors in the A/C.

Here are three great options:

Game On at Wondercade 
Families looking for a fun day indoors can check out the new Wondercade located at 3143 Harrison Avenue. The modern arcade offers a variety of games for all ages including pinball! Paying $8 admission means unlimited game play for all ages (until 9 p.m.); plus Wondercade is a great date night destination with adults-only, after-hours game time Fridays and Saturdays (until 11 p.m.). Fans of Wondercade will be happy to know there is a party room and private parties available! Visit or call 513-389-0000 for more information. 

Strike and Spare Family Fun Center 
Northern Kentucky families have a new destination for awesome adventures! Strike and Spare Family Fun Center, located at 510 Commonwealth Avenue in Erlanger, boasts ten pin bowling featuring new synthetic lanes, automatic scoring and bumpers for little bowlers. In addition to the lanes, many upgrades and additions will be coming to Strike and Spare including updated arcade games, bumper cars, laser tag, roller skating and so much more! Visit or call 859-727-2000 for more information. 

The Escape Game – Cincinnati
August means all things back-to-school! The Escape Game, located at 28 West Freedom Way, got the memo with their brand-new Playground-themed escape room. With bright happy colors and school-themed activities, this challenge will have students putting their detective hats on. The room is 60 minutes long, and rated 6/10 difficulty. Up to 12 players can try their hand at this exciting and education-themed “assignment.” Visit or call 513-440-4332 to see if your squad can make the grade and escape Playground. 

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Amanda Ciani

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).