Things to Do This Weekend in Cincinnati, October 16-18

If you’re looking for things to do in Cincinnati this weekend, we have a great list for you to choose from!

Friday, October 16:

Charm at the Farm, an open air shopping vintage market located on a 56 acre farm in quaint Lebanon, OH, is happening this weekend. Local artisans and shops come together only three fabulous weekends a year exclusively at Charm at the Farm. This innovative market provides rustic gifts, furniture, and home decor all in one vibrant place. {details}

A Halloween favorite is coming to Big Bone Lick this season! Haunted Mini Golf is scheduled to happen every Friday and Saturday in October. Bring your young witches and warlocks for daytime putting or join us after dark for a spooky good time! Lights, sounds, music, and more will bring the mini golf to life…or death! Appropriate for all ages. $5 per player. Open to the public. {details}


Find some fun with these additional Cincinnati event listings:
Fall Festivals and Events
Pumpkin Patches
Corn Mazes
Haunted Houses
Trunk or Treat Events
Trick or Treat Days and Times


Saturday, October 17:

Dress the kids up in costume and take a drive through the Halloween Haunted Trail. This is a family friendly, not TOO scary, drive through event happening at Weller Park in Montgomery. Arrive anytime between 6:30pm and 9pm (entry gate closes at 9). {details}

You’ll find numerous Trunk or Treat events for Saturday over on our Trunk or Treats post found here.

The City Flea, Cincinnati’s original curated, urban flea market will be at Washington Park, 10am – 4pm. {details}

Enjoy the Norwood Historic Home Tour. This is a guided walking tour starting at the Williams Garden. Hear the history of homes, how street names came to be and fun history facts of Norwood! Scheduled tours will be in groups of 10 people to socially distance and masks will be encouraged for this outside event. Advanced ticket purchase required. {details}

Charm at the Farm, an open air shopping vintage market located on a 56 acre farm in quaint Lebanon, OH, is happening this weekend. Local artisans and shops come together only three fabulous weekends a year exclusively at Charm at the Farm. This innovative market provides rustic gifts, furniture, and home decor all in one vibrant place. {details}

A Halloween favorite is coming to Big Bone Lick this season! Haunted Mini Golf is scheduled to happen every Friday and Saturday in October. Bring your young witches and warlocks for daytime putting or join us after dark for a spooky good time! Lights, sounds, music, and more will bring the mini golf to life…or death! Appropriate for all ages. $5 per player. Open to the public. {details}

There’s a Guided Nature Walk happening at Bechtold Park. Join members of the Sycamore Township Parks Advisory Committee this Saturday, October 17th at 10:00am for a guided walk through the nature trail at Bechtold Park, 4312 Sycamore Road. Meet at the entrance to the nature trail behind Shelter #4. {details}

They’re having a Halloween Open House at the Taft House / Taft National Historic Site, 6-7:30pm. Experience a Victorian funeral and grave yard display at the Taft family house this Halloween. Free admission. They request all visitors wear a mask while on site. {details}


Sunday, October 18:

Art on Vine’s Fall Market will be in Washington Park this Sunday, 12-6pm. Up to 80 local makers will display and sell their fine arts and hand made goods in the stunning Washington Park among hundreds of arts and craft lovers. {details}

Charm at the Farm, an open air shopping vintage market located on a 56 acre farm in quaint Lebanon, OH, is happening this weekend. Local artisans and shops come together only three fabulous weekends a year exclusively at Charm at the Farm. This innovative market provides rustic gifts, furniture, and home decor all in one vibrant place. {details}

Head to Mt. Airy Forest for a free DRIVE THROUGH event – Circ de Mt. Airy Forest. Be prepared to enjoy many shows put on by the Cincinnati Circus and other local entertainers. Throughout Circ de Mt. Airy Forest you will see the Wheel of Destiny, Aerial Acrobatics, Stilt Walkers, Jugglers, Fire Performers, and many more. To help ensure COVID-19 safety, families are asked to stay in their cars throughout the event. Families can enter at the Colerain entrance of Mt. Airy Forest and slowly drive down the provided path. While this is a free event, they do ask you RSVP to help them plan logistically. {details}

This yoga class is the G.O.A.T! Rosedale and Yogoat are teaming up to bring a socially-distanced edition of Goat Yoga to the Rosedale patio on Sunday, October 18th! They’ll be hosting one session at 12pm. Tickets include a 45-minute class accompanied by 4+ baby goats and a post-workout mimosa. {details}


Ongoing Events in Cincinnati for the Month of October:

Plum Gorgeous is the fall show at The Krohn Conservatory, Sept. 5 – Oct. 25 (closed on Mondays)

Hollywood Drive In Theatre is showing all kinds of bootastic Halloween themed films all month long. Check out the line-up here.


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.

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