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May 23, 2024

President’s Day Happenings

Plan your President's Day with a fun family outing or a day camp for the kids!

Note: All of these events take place on President’s Day, Monday, February 21 unless stated otherwise.

Zoo Play Date at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden (register)
3400 Vine St., Cincinnati; 513-559-7730;
9 a .m. – 4 p.m.; Day campers can discover how humans and non-human animals use play to stay healthy and happy at the zoo! Campers will learn the importance of play while creating special enrichment items to help keep the animals happy and healthy. (Quick! There are only spots available for campers grades 5 – 8).

President’s Day Maple Camp at California Woods Nature Preserve (register)
5400 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati; 513-231-8678;
9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Campers will make their own pancake syrup using drills, buckets, fire (and lots of careful supervision). There will be plenty of games, exploring and creating cool things.

Scene75 Cincinnati Photo by: Barbara David

Save Big at Scene75 Cincinnati
876 OH-28, Milford; 513-965-4050;
11 a.m. – 9 p.m.;  Get 50 percent off on all the attractions on President’s Day! This includes 13 awesome indoor attractions and entertainment options – from go-karts to arcade games, inflatables to laser tag, and tons more, Scene 75 has it all!

Holiday Kidsports Camp at Cincinnati Sports Club (register)
3950 Red Bank Road. Cincinnati; 513-527-4000;
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; When school is closed for holidays, Kidsports Camp is in session. These one-day camps feature an action-packed day loaded with sports on the indoor field, swimming in the warm water pool, team-building activities and more.

Making Legos at the STEM Lab

President’s Day Camp at the STEM Lab (register)
11223 Cornell Park Drive, Blue Ash; 513-857-3366;
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.; For grades K – 8; Campers will experience history with a fun hands-on twist with STEAM, plus take home their crafts; bring a water bottle and lunch; snack is provided; masks required.

Urban Air Adventure Park Cincinnati

Urban Air Adventure Park Cincinnati Extended Hours
3321 Alamo Ave., Cincinnati; 513-322-3130;
Take advantage of Urban Air’s extended hours President’s Day weekend; Urban Air Cincinnati will be open on Friday, February 18 from 12 to 8 p.m.; and President’s Day – (Monday) February 21 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.! Kids can get all of their energy out with exciting attractions including trampolines, climbing walls, dodgeball, the “Dropzone,” a ropes course, Runway (Tumble Track); and lots more where that came from. What a great way to spend the day! Plus, see why Urban Air Adventure Park was voted BEST Birthday in Cincinnati Family magazine’s Best Parenting Awards!

West Chester Academy

Movin’ and Groovin’ Mini Camp at West Chester Academy (register)
8107 Market Pl Drive, West Chester; 513-829-2345
12 – 4 p.m.; School is out but WCA is open for fun on President’s Day! Dance, gymnastics, improv, snacks, crafts and all of the wiggles and giggles the kids need; $45 per child, $35 per sibling or friend who doesn’t attend WCA; eat lunch before you come.


About the Author

Amanda Hayward

Amanda Hayward is editor of this publication. She is from Cincinnati, Ohio, and a mom of three with one on the way. If she's not writing for Cincinnati Family, you'll find her running, juggling kids, teaching group fitness classes and cooking up healthy recipes.