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May 27, 2024

Ways to Get Kids Moving in the New Year

Get moving in the New Year with the whole family!

Whether you sign up for a sports clinic, get outside in nature or bounce around, getting active is a great way to start the New Year! Check out this roundup of events happening this week and places to visit all year-round.

Happening this week…


Athletes can push themselves with 4 or 8 sessions that will increase their speed, agility, coordination, footwork and explosiveness.  Fully qualified trainers will guide players to practice hard so games are easy! Mon/Wed 7:30 – 9 p.m. Tue/Thu 6 – 7:30 p.m.      
All Star Performance Training, 4506 Dixie Highway, Erlanger; Ky; $150 4 sessions/ $300 8 sessions;
859-360-1860 or CLICK HERE.


holiday whopla ice rink


Hit the ice with family this winter at the Holiday Whopla skating rink.      
Whoville Ice Rink, 39 North Broad Street, Middletown;
$10 admission, group discount available; or CLICK HERE.



All January long, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Unplug, bundle up and get ready for FREE family-friendly fun in the New Year.  During the month of January, Cincinnati’s families are welcomed to visit The Acres for a free game of mini golf when they mention “Cincinnati Family Magazine“.  After putting through the mini golf course, families can stick around spend some time around the fire pits or pick up some good eats to enjoy in the heated tent.  Come experience the nostalgic fun for yourself: eat, drink and play like Yesterday at The Acres! 
9441 Reading Road, Cincinnati
513-733-1100 or CLICK HERE.

Year Round Fun…

Explore the great outdoors and visit an awesome local park. Learn more by visiting: 

MetroParks of Butler County

Great Parks of Hamilton County

Cincinnati Parks

Kenton County Parks

Campbell County Parks

Cincinnati Nature Center


Get moving at an exhilarating indoor attraction! Learn more by visiting:

Urban Air Adventure Park

Kids First Sports Center

Defy Gravity

Altitude Trampoline Park

Foam Warriors Indoor Foam Combat (Florence)

Archery Arena

Jump Zone (Florence)

Main Event

Scallywag Tag

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Recreations Outlets


Looking for something to get the little ones moving? Check out these great indoor play places…

Milk and Beans

Lilypad Play

Happy Hangout WS

Wonderland Playground

Dig ‘N Play


Get fit with the whole family. There are tons of amazing local options for family sports clubs. Check them out for 2023!

YMCA of Greater Cincinnati

Five Seasons Family Sports Club

Silverlake “The Family Place”


Special Needs families, get moving, swinging, jumping and playing at one of these awesome destinations…

We Rock the Spectrum – Cincinnati

We Rock the Spectrum – NKY

Big Blue Canopy


About the Author

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).