Things to Do in Cincinnati This Weekend, August 10-12

1940s Day at Lunken Airport – check out Saturday’s events for more details

Friday, August 10:

Family Tours hosted by Sunrock Farm 10:00am-12:00pm Bring your family and friends out for an experience they won’t forget! You’ll be feeding baby goats and lambs, holding chicks, and milking mama goats just to get started. Add brushing the horses, and seeing an alpaca, an emu, and donkeys along the way and we’re sure you’ll be talking about this trip for a while! Details 

The Friends’ End of Summer Sale hosted by Friends of the Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton Co. 10:00am-7:30pm This event features overstocks and a special KID LAND! Teachers, parents, grandparents, and anyone who has kiddos in their life will not want to miss this opportunity to find high quality kids books at ridiculously low prices. Details 

Pokemon-Friday Night hosted by Timewarp Cards and Comics 6:00pm-10:00pm Pokemon Tournament every Friday night at 6 PM capped to 4 rounds. Cost is only $5. Details 

Cinema in the City, Seasongood Pavilion, starts at 7pm. This month’s movie is “Labyrinth”. Live music from Jake Speed and the Freddies. Music starts at 7pm, movies start at dusk. Details

Great Inland Seafood Festival hosted by Cincinnati Festivals and Events 5:00pm-11:00pm Free Admission! The Great Inland Seafood Festival is new and improved, providing you with fresh seafood from your favorite vendors and restaurants. Enjoy the scenery of the Ohio River and Cincinnati skyline while drinking beer out of a souvenir stein and dancing to your favorite local bands. Details

 

Saturday, August 11:

1940’s Day at Lunken Airport hosted by The Cincinnati Museum Center 10:00am-5:00pm Jump, jive, and swing your way back in time with 1940s Day! Be sure to have your hair pin curled, your dancing shoes shined, and drive up in your Packard for a day full of fun! Details  

Great Inland Seafood Festival hosted by Cincinnati Festivals and Events 12:00pm-11:00pm Free Admission! The Great Inland Seafood Festival is new and improved, providing you with fresh seafood from your favorite vendors and restaurants. Enjoy the scenery of the Ohio River and Cincinnati skyline while drinking beer out of a souvenir stein and dancing to your favorite local bands. Details

Rumpelstiltskin hosted by Cincinnati Landmark Productions 11:00am-11:50am Madcap Puppets are coming to the Covedale with RUMPELSTILTSKIN written by Jerry Handorf/ Music by Scot Woolley! Rose must spin straw into gold to save her father! With the help of a strange little creature, she does the impossible, but she could lose everything if she can’t guess his name. Details 

The Friends’ End of Summer Sale hosted by Friends of the Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton Co. 10:00am-6:00pm This event features overstocks and a special KID LAND! Teachers, parents, grandparents, and anyone who has kiddos in their life will not want to miss this opportunity to find high quality kids books at ridiculously low prices. Details

The OFF Market hosted by MadTree Taproom and the OFF Market 10:00am-4:00pm The O.F.F. Market is setting up shop inside Madtree Brewing! Artists, bakers, chefs, scavengers, mobile boutiques, and everything in between will be converging on Madtree Brewing for an exciting indoor market in the Barrel Warehouse. Details 

 

Sunday, August 12:

Cin City Reptile Show 10:00am-4:00pm at the Sharonville Convention Center. Beat the heat with a fun day hanging with some cool critters! There will be a room full of fun stuff to see & buy! Reptiles, Amphibians, Inverts, Feeders, Supplies, Cages & More! Bring the kids, this is a family fun event. Details 

Bilingual Tour hosted by Contemporary Arts Center 1:00pm-2:00pm  Want to strengthen your Spanish or English language skills? Explore the CAC’s architecture exhibitions with a bilingual guide who will encourage dialogue amongst the group. Tours will be conducted in both English and Spanish so speakers of all levels are welcome. Details 

Pop Up Play with Happen Inc. hosted by Washington Park and Happen Inc, 3:00pm-4:30pm Join Happen, Inc., a local, award-winning nonprofit bringing families and communities together through art and creative experiences, for a free art activity at Pop-Up Play presented by KrogerIt’s Time To Fly With Happen’s Frisbee Fun! Decorate your own Frisbee and try and complete Happen’s Frisbee Fun Obstacle Course. Details 

My Great Park in Pictures hosted by Hartong Digital Media 9:00am-12:00pm  Monthly Great Parks Photo Walk. Be sure to check discussion for road closure info! Meet at Shelter 1. Details

Second Sunday on Main hosted by Second Sunday on Main and the Over-the-Rhine Chamber of Commerce 12:00pm-5:00pm Second Sunday on Main – OTR’s oldest street festival, will be throwing Cincinnati’s first Second Line sidewalk parade in tribute to the great New Orleans tradition! Join us on Main Street at 1pm and follow Cincy Second Lines along with the West End’s fabulous dance team, the Q-Kidz. Details 

Meteor Shower Party at Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park 11:00pm-2:00am (gates close at midnight). This party will offer the perfect meteor shower viewing experience during peak viewing hours at Pyramid Hill. Escape the light pollution and join us at Age of Stone for a magical shared experience. Details

Great Inland Seafood Festival hosted by Cincinnati Festivals and Events 12:00pm-9:00pm Free Admission! The Great Inland Seafood Festival is new and improved, providing you with fresh seafood from your favorite vendors and restaurants. Enjoy the scenery of the Ohio River and Cincinnati skyline while drinking beer out of a souvenir stein and dancing to your favorite local bands. Details

 

Ongoing:

Mission Aerospace is the newest exhibit at Cincinnati Museum Center

Newport Aquarium has an evening deal for you. During Summer Family Hours, get one free children’s admission with each full-price adult. Offer valid Sunday-Friday after 4 pm. This offer is available online only.

Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emporer of China is at the Cincinnati Art Museum through August 12

Homearama 2018 running now through Sunday August 12th. Developed by Highlands One, LLC, Highlands at Heritage Hill is a beautiful community in Union Township, Warren County in the highly ranked Kings School District.

 

*Great Parks for Hamilton County requires a Motor Vehicle Permit for entrance to the parks.

 

All events were accurate at the time of this posting but things do happen and events do occasionally get canceled or postponed. You should always double check with the event source before you head out the door. Links for each event are provided so that you can be sure the date is still accurate before you head out.

About Bridgett Raffenberg 841 Articles
Cincinnati lover, Mom, wife, travel enthusiast, Wordpress lover (not necessarily in that order). Founder of 365 Things to do in Cincinnati.

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