Cincinnati Family Magazine

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May 19, 2024

Memorial Day Fun

The weather is looking great this weekend for you and your family to enjoy one of these Memorial Day activities!

Memorial Weekend is a time to honor our veterans as well kick back and start summer. Many pools and splash pads open. People host backyard bbqs. The forecast is looking great so whatever you choose to do, have a great and safe Memorial Weekend!

Here are a few things happening:
Nature’s Fireworks
Enjoy a night hike and firefly fireworks at Glenwood Gardens on May 28 from 8:30 – 10:30 p.m. 
Fairfield Drive by Parade
Experience a drive by parade on May 31 starting at 10 a.m.! Learn more at

Blue Ash Memorial Day Ceremony
Although the parade is canceled, Blue Ash is still hosting a ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on May 31. Learn more at

Prasco Park Big East Conference
Free college baseball and concessions on the beautiful Prasco field, May 27 – 30. Register in advance; learn more by visiting
Florence Yall’s
Take me out to the ballgame! Check out some fun and affordable baseball in Northern Kentucky this weekend and catch a Y’all’s game! Check the schedule for times, tickets and more information at
Blooms and Berries Strawberry Days
Head to Blooms and Berries for Strawberry Days! Although “Strawberry Lovers” tickets are sold out, you can still enjoy all of the fun events with a “Fun Lovers” ticket that includes the petting zoo, Strawberry Bounce Pad, games, Barnyard 500 Trike Track, Bee Train plus tasty bakery treats available for purchase. Also, head over this weekend plus Memorial Day to their Beer Garden to enjoy food trucks and live music! Learn more, grab your tickets and register at

About the Author

Susie Dyson

Susie lives in the northern suburbs of Cincinnati with her husband and four kids. She has a 7-Year-old, 6-year-old, 3-year-old and a new baby! Together, they like to explore new things in Cincinnati as well as favorite places like Summit Park and the Cincinnati Nature Center. Susie is a former high school teacher and now a stay-at-home mom. She also enjoys running, being outside, spending time with family and friends, road tripping, participating in her church's activities and drinking coffee.