February 2022 Local Events and Things to Do in Cincinnati, Ohio; N Kentucky; SE Indiana; and Dayton and Springfield, Ohio

February 2022 local events

Although February is the shortest month of the year, there are lots of fun events and things to do. Check out our list covering events throughout Cincinnati; Northern Kentucky; Southeastern Indiana; and Dayton and Springfield, Ohio. Events are in order by region and then by date.

Did we miss your event? Let us know: sknabe@sibcycline.com

CINCINNATI OHIO AND NORTHERN KENTUCKY

August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Through February 12, 2022
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company at 1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Complexities of racism and artistic exploitation (Tony Award nominated play)

Red Speedo
Through February 12, 2022 (various dates)
Falcon Theatre at 646 Monmouth St., Newport, Kentucky
A play about swimming and dreaming

Fountain Square Ice Skating
Through February 22, 2022
Fountain Square at corner of Vine and 5th Streets, Cincinnati, Ohio
Book your dates!

Incident at Our Lady of Perpetual Help
Through February 27, 2022
Cincinnati Playhouse at the Park at 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
A play about a Catholic Irish family

The Sound of Music
Through February 13, 2022 (various dates)
The Carnegie at 144 Madison Ave., Covington, Kentucky
A classic musical

The Science Behind Pixar
Through April 24, 2022
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal at 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Discover how Pixar comes to life!

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Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets
February 1, 2022
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Pink Floyd music

Cincinnati Auto Expo 
February 3–6, 2022
Duke Energy Convention Center in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati’s only annual automotive industry event showcases the latest new cars, trucks, SUVs, crossovers and hybrids available on the market today

Between the Lines & Outside the Margins
February 4–12, 2022 (various dates)
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert

Curves, Curls & Choreography
February 4–5, 2022
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Revolution Dance Theater presents a new era in ballet

Dudley Taft
February 4, 2022
Fairfield Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, Ohio
Concert

First Friday
February 4, 2022
Pendleton Art Center at 1105 Central Avenue, Middletown, Ohio
Art, music and food!

Music of John Williams
February 4–6, 2022
Music Hall at 1240 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati Pops play selections of a great composer

Beatle Manic Magic
February 5, 2022
Sorg Opera House at 63 S. Main St., Middletown, Ohio
Tribute to the Beatles

Cincinnati Cyclones Frozen 5K
February 5, 2022
Heritage Bank Center at 100 Broadway, Cincinnati, Ohio
Run, run, run

Greater Cincinnati Fly Fishing Show
February 5, 2022
Oasis Conference Center at 902 Loveland-Miamiville Rd., Loveland, Ohio
Exhibits, demonstrations and more

Original Findlay Market Tour
February 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2022 (weekly tours through Dec 3, 2022)
Findlay Market at 1801 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
90-minute tour includes meeting merchants. and samples from 5 shops

Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical JR
February 5–6, 2022
Taft Theatre at 317 E. Fifth Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
An extraordinary girl with a vivid imagination

Beyond Market Tasting Tour
February 6 and 20, 2022 (+Mar 13, Apr 10 & 24, May 22, June 12, July 10 & 24, Aug 21, Sept 11, Oct 2 & 23, Nov 6 & 20, Dec 11)
Findlay Market at 1801 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
3-hour experience with beer and wine tastings, appetizers and a dessert

Cin City Reptile Show
February 7, 2022 (+Mar 14)
Holiday Inn at Centre Park of West Chester at 5800 Mulhauser Road, West Chester Ohio
Ssssssssnakes!

Boston Brass
February 6, 2022
Hall Auditorium at 101 S. Campus Ave., Oxford, Ohio
One-of-a-kind musical experience with a 5-piece brass band concert

My Fair Lady
February 8–20, 2022
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
A Broadway favorite

An Evening with Pete Rose
February 10, 2022
Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum at 100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, Ohio
Fundraising event

Walk on Wilburn
February 11, 2022 (+Mar 11)
East Walnut Hills business district along Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Shop, eat and enjoy

Cupid’s Undie Run
February 12, 2022
Galla Park at 175 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, Ohio
Run in your long johns!

Galentine’s Day
February 12, 2022
Downtown Lebanon, Ohio

Love on the Levee
February 12, 2022
Newport on the Levee, One Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky
Live music, sips and snacks

Robin Spielberg
February 12, 2022
Fairfield Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, Ohio
Piano concert

Rooted
February 12 – March 20, 2022
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park at 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
A play about the study of plans and idiosyncrasies of people

Tango & City Noir
February 12–13, 2022
Music Hall at 1240 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Chocolate in the Chapel
February 15, 2022
Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Sample and purchase sweet treats

Menopause the Musical
February 15– 27, 2022
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
A Broadway favorite
Hot flashes!

Winter Moonlight Stroll
February 16, 2022
Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the grounds by moonlight

Cinderella
February 17–27, 2022 (various dates)
Music Hall at 1240 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati Ballet performs a classic fairy tale

Mary Todd – A New American Musical
February 17–20 and 24–27, 2022
Washington Opera House at 116 W. 2nd St., Maysville, Kentucky
A production by the Maysville Players

Let’s Go Hiking: Scavenger Hunt

February 19, 2022
Huffman Park at 2100 John Gray Rd., Fairfield, Ohio
Explore and learn!

Mittenfest 2022
February 19–20, 2022
Washington Park at 1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Tickets required. Craft beer, DJ, food trucks and more

Queen
February 19 – March 19, 2022
Ensemble Theatre in at 1127 Vine Street in Cincinnati, Ohio
Studying bees becomes complicated

Valley of Sun featuring Blessed Black & Armadeus
February 19, 2022
Sorg Opera House at 63 S. Main St., Middletown, Ohio
Heavy rock

Art on the Vine
February 20, 2022 (+Mar 13 and Apr 10)
Rhinegeist Brewery at 1910 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Support local artists

Presidents Presentation
February 21, 2022
Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Learn about all of the presidential connections to Spring Grove

The Thing with Feathers
February 22, 2022
The Southgate House Revival at 111 E. Sixth St., Newport, Kentucky
Live concert

Proper Pruning Techniques
February 24, 2022
Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Learn about pruning trees and shrubs

Cold Nights & Warm Spirits
February 25, 2022
Ault Park at 5090 Observatory Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
Whiskey, music and fun

Final Friday
February 25, 2022
Pendleton Art Center at 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Art, music and food!

Shen Yun
February 25–27, 2022
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Traditional Chinese culture in a theatrical experience

The Sunshine Boys
February 25–27, 2022
Fairfield Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, Ohio
Comedy play

William Shakespeare’s Hamlet
February 25 – March 26, 2022
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company at 1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Mysterious death of a king

20th Century Cincinnati
February 26–27, 2022
Sharonville Convention Center at 11355 Chester Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Mid Century furniture and accessories

Cincinnati Home and Garden Show
February 26–27, 2022 (+March 3–6, 2022)
Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Over 400 exhibitors – get lots of great ideas!

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare: Abridged
February 26–27, 2022
Sorg Opera House at 63 S. Main St., Middletown, Ohio
Irreverent fast-paced tour of William Shakespeare’s plays

Winter Carnival
February 26, 2022
Fairfield Ave., Dayton, Kentucky

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DAYTON AND SPRINGFIELD, OHIO

Hamilton – Broadway in Dayton
Through February 6, 2022
The Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
A Broadway hit!

Godspell
Through February 13, 2022
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
Musical from the 70s

The Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition
Through February 13, 2022
The Mall of Fairfield Commons at 2727 Fairfield Commons, Beavercreek, Ohio
Admire masterpieces close up (reproductions, of course!)


Dinosaur World
February 2, 2022
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Experience dinosaurs
Art Hops at Front Street
February 4 and 20, 2022 (+Mar 4 and 20)
1001 E. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
Live music, art demos, food trucks and art exhibitions

Black History & Cultural Walk

February 4, 2022
Main Street, Troy, Ohio
Tickets required

Classic Albums Live (Creedence Clearwater Revival)

February 4, 2022
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Classic album in its entirety

Eintracht Fish Fry Friday
February 4, 2022 (+March 11)
2707 Troy St., Dayton, Ohio
Enjoy fried or baked cod and more

The Norwegians
February 4–19, 2022 (various dates)
Dayton Theatre Guild at 430 Wayne Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Comedy about women scorned in Minnesota

Princess Who?
February 4–6, 2022
Town Hall Theatre at 27 N. Main Street, Centerville, Ohio
A princess wakes up with no memory

Love Your Craft Show
February 5–6, 2022
Clark County Fairgrounds, Springfield, Ohio
All kinds of crafts, home-made foods, candles, jewelry and more

Anais Mitchell
February 10, 2022
Clark State Performing Arts Center at 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Folk music

Our Lady of the Rosary Fish Fry
February 11, 2022
22 Notre Dame Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Fresh from scratch

Sapphire Celebration
February 11–13, 2022
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Ballet performs

Open Aircraft Days at the Air Force Museum
February 12, 2022 (+Mar 12 and Apr 23)
National Museum of the U.S. Air Force at 1100 Spaatz St., Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio
Get a close look at the aircraft

Seth’s Big Fat Broadway Show
February 12, 2022
Clark State Performing Arts Center at 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Seth Rudetsky performs

Everything That’s Beautiful
February 17– March 6, 2022
The Loft Theatre at 126 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
The Human Race Theatre presents a play about relationships

Phantom of the Opera
February 17 – April 3, 2022
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
A classic Broadway show

Miami County Home and Garden Show
February 18–20, 2022
Hobart Arena at 255 Adams Street, Troy, Ohio
Get inspired for improving your home

The Ladies of Swing
February 18–19, 2022
Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Philharmonic and vocalist Carmen Bradford

Roadwarriors Annual Fish Fry and Monte Carlo
February 19, 2022
VFW Veterans of Foreign Wars at 1123 S. Brown School Rd., Vandalia, Ohio
Fundraiser or the softball team. Great dood, raffles and more

3rd Sunday at Front Street
February 20, 2021 (+Mar 20, Apr 17, May 15, Jun 19, July 17, Aug 21, Sept 18, Oct 16, Nov 20 & Dec 18)
1001 East 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
Art galleries, market, food trucks and music

When Women Ruled the World with Kara Cooney
February 20–21, 2022
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
National Geographic Live with a professor of Egyptology

2022 Dayton Auto Show
February 24–27, 2022
Dayton Convention Center at 22 E. Fifth Street, Dayton, Ohio
30 manufacturers will be showcasing their cards

Beavercreek Weekend of Jazz
February 25–26, 2022
Beavercreek High School at 2660 Dayton-Xenia Rd., Beavercreek, Ohio
Learn about jazz music

Finding Wright: A Dayton Opera Premiere
February 25 and 27, 2021S
Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
A story about Katharine Wright, sister of the 2 Wright brothers

Dayton Off Road and Outdoor Expo
February 26–27, 2022
Roberts Centre at 120 Gano Road, Wilmington, Ohio
Monster trucks, Jeeps and more!

In Person – Inside Out

February 26–27, 2022
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Modern dance

Trey Mclaughlin and the Sounds of Zamar
February 26, 2022
Clark State Performing Arts Center at 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Gospel and musical theater

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SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Winter Wonder – Batesville Sky
Through February 28, 2022
Downtown Batesville, Indiana
Visual display with over 100 lit snowflakes

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Chocolate & Wine Walk
February 11, 2022
Downtown Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Sweets, treats, wine tastings and carriage rides

Annual Cherry Thing-A-Ling
February 19–21, 2022
Schmidt’s Bakery at 125. Batesville Shopping Village, Batesville, Indiana
An annual tradition of deliciousness!

Fourth Friday in Downtown Madison
February 25, 2022
Downtown Madison, Indiana
Live music and local shopping




Updated: January 19, 2022

January 2022 Local Events and Fun Things to Do in Cincinnati and N Kentucky; SE Indiana; Dayton and Springfield, Ohio

local January 2022 events Sibcy Cline Realtors

Looking for something fun to do in January? Check out our list of local events throughout Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; and Southeastern Indiana. You are sure to find something to peak your interest. Events are in order by region and then by date.

Have we missed your local event? Let us know at sknabe@sibcycline.com.

CINCINNATI AND NORTHERN KENTUCKY

Christmas at EnterTRAINment Junction
Through January 2, 2022
7379 Squire Court, West Chester, Ohio
A holiday tradition with the magic of trains!

Light Up the Fair
Through January 2, 2022
Boone County Fairgrounds at 5819 Idlewild Road in Burlington, Kentucky
Mile-long drive of twinkling lights that sync up to music
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Night of Lights
Through January 2, 2022
Coney Island at 6201 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Light show synchronized to holiday music

PNC Festival of Lights
Through January 9, 2022
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden at 3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Come and see the magical lights!

Portopia
Through January 9, 2022
Middletown, Ohio
Ticketed event. Immersive art experience.

Fountain Square Ice Skating
Through February 22, 2022
Fountain Square at corner of Vine and 5th Streets, Cincinnati, Ohio
Book your dates!

The Science Behind Pixar
Through April 24, 2022
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal at 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Discover how Pixar comes to life!


Wendy’s Bridal Show
January 1–2, 2022
Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Look at aisle after aisle for everything you need for a wedding

Hairspray
January 4–9, 2022 – CANCELLED
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut, Cincinnati, Ohio
Broadway’s Tony award-winning musical

Cavalcade of Customs
January 7–9, 2022
Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Car show

A Season of Stillness
January 7, 2021
Sharon Woods at Sharon Centre at 11450 Lebanon Rd., Sharonville, Ohio
Guided meditation and journaling

Dawson, Beethoven & Bernstein: A Shared Humanity
January 8–9, 2022
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the music

Cin City Reptile Show
January 10, 2022 (+Feb 7, Mar 14)
Holiday Inn at Centre Park of West Chester at 5800 Mulhauser Road, West Chester Ohio
Ssssssssnakes!

Musical of Musicals the Musical!
January 11–16, 2022 (various dates)
Fitton Center for Creative Arts at 101 S. Monument Ave., Hamilton, Ohio
A musical about musicals

Cincinnati Boat, Sport and Travel Show
January 14–16 and 19–23, 2022
Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Look at fun toys!

Cozy Curiosities
January 14, 2022
Washington Park at 1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Yarn “bombing” by local knitters!

LaValse & Simpson Premiere
January 14–15, 2022
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the music

Walk on Wilburn
January 14, 2022 (+Feb 11 and Mar 11)
East Walnut Hills business district along Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Shop, eat and enjoy

Chocolate Meltdown
January 15, 2022
Downtown Oxford, Ohio
Fun runs. Uptown Parks have yard games. Tastings of chocolatiers.

Elvis Tribute Artist Spectacular
January 15, 2022
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Some of the best Elvis entertainers in the world!

Queen City Vaudevillians
January 15, 2022
Falcon Theatre at 636 Monmouth St., Newport, Kentucky
New Year New Show

Winter Moonlight Stroll
January 17, 2022
Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Registration required

Cirque Goes Broadway
January 21–23, 2022
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
The Cincinnati Pops comes together with Cirque acrobats

August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
January 21– February 12, 2022
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company at 1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Complexities of racism and artistic exploitation (a Tony Award nominated play)

Greater Cincinnati Remodeling Expo
January 21–23 and 28–30 2022
Sharonville Convention Center at 11355 Chester Road, Sharonville (Cincinnati), OhioLearn about all kinds of home projects

Philadanco
January 21–22, 2022
Aronoff Theatre at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Mutual Dance Theatre performs their athletic skills as a dance company

Bridalrama
January 22–23, 2022
Duke Energy Convention at 524 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Here comes the bride!

7 Bridges: The Ultimate Eagles Experience
January 22, 2022
Fairfield Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, Ohio
Enjoy the must of the Eagles

Winter Tree Identification
January 22, 2022
Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Registration required

Hasan Minhaj – The King’s Jester
January 23, 2022
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Comedic performance

An Evening with Holocaust Survivor Eva Schloss
January 26, 2022
Cincinnati Museum Center
Stepsister of Anne Frank shares a personal story about fleeing to the Netherlands, hiding from Nazis and ultimately being sent to Westerbrook Concentration Camp and Auschwitz

Queen
January 26 – February 26, 2022
Ensemble Theatre at 1127 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
A play about bee research

Umphrey’s McGree Concert
January 27, 2022
PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION, Newport, Kentucky at 101 W. 4th Street, Newport, Kentucky
Enjoy the concert

Alice Cooper
January 28, 2022
The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center at 25 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
An icon at the ICON!

Pintscher Premier & Rachmaninoff
January 28–29, 2022
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra performs

Red Speedo
January 28 – February 12, 2022 (various dates)
Falcon Theatre at 646 Monmouth St., Newport, Kentucky
A play about swimming and dreaming

Fiber Art Market

January 29, 2022
Washington Park at 1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Local crafters present their art for sale

Garage Brewed Moto Show
January 29, 2022
Rhinegeist Brewery at 1910 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Very cool motorcycles!

Incident at Our Lady of Perpetual Help
January 29 – February 27, 2022
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park at 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
Chaotic family scenarios

Kentucky Symphony Orchestra
January 29, 2022
Greaves Concert Hall at Northern Kentucky University, 1 Louie B Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, Kentucky
A parting opus

Madcap Puppets: The Story Quest
January 29, 2022
ET Carson Lodge at 218 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Puppet production

Sacred Scriptless with Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood
January 29, 2022
Aronoff Center
From Whose Line Is It, Anyway, enjoy improv comedy sketches

The Sound of Music
January 29 – February 13, 2022 (various dates)
The Carnegie at 144 Madison Ave., Covington, Kentucky
A classic musical

Winter Family Hike
January 30, 2022
Woodland Mound (Breezy Point Nature Station) at 203 Woodland Mound Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio
Hike and discover nature on this guided tour

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DAYTON AND SPRINGFIELD, OHIO

Norman Rockwell: Stories of Emotion
Through February 13, 2022
Dayton Art Institute at 456 Belmonte Park N., Dayton, Ohio
View 12 original paintings and drawings

RiverScape Ice Skating
Through February 22, 2022
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
The region’s largest outdoor ice rink!

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Skinner Pipe Organ Performance
January 2 and 16, 2022
Dayton Art Institute at 456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton, Ohio
Listen to the music from the renovated Mimi & Stuart Rose Auditorium

East Meets West
January 7–8, 2022
The Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Philharmonic Masterworks along with Hindustani voices

First Friday Murder at the Luau Murder Mystery
January 7, 2022
Troy Public Square, Troy, Ohio
Get clues from Troy businesses

Led Zeppelin II Classic Albums Live
January 7–8, 2022
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Live music recreating the sound of Led Zeppelin

Dayton Bridal Expo at the Nutter Center
January 8–9, 2022
Wright State University Nutter Center at 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio
Get ideas for your wedding!

Godspell
January 13 – February 13, 2022
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
Musical from the 70s

Our Lady of the Rosary Fish Fry
January 14, 2022
22 Notre Dame Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Fresh from scratch

The Addams Family
January 14–16, 2022
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
It’s altogether ooky!

The Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition
January 14 – February 13, 2022
The Mall of Fairfield Commons at 2727 Fairfield Commons, Beavercreek, Ohio
Admire masterpieces close up (reproductions, of course!)

Antique Show and Flea Market
January 15–16, 2022
Clark County Fairgrounds at 4401 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield, Ohio
Find a treasure!

Chalk De Peace : A Night of Comedy at the Turner Studio Theatre
January 15, 2022
Clark State Performing Arts Center at 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Comedy

Open Aircraft Days at the Air Force Museum
January 15, 2022 (+Feb 12 and Mar 12)
National Museum of the U.S. Air Force at 1100 Spaatz St., Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio
Get a close look at the aircraft

Dayton Dinner Theater Picture Show
January 16 and 30, 2022
Brightside Event & Music Venue at 905 E. Third St., Dayton, Ohio
Interactive classic movie experience

3rd Sunday at Front Street
January 16, 2022 (+Feb 20, Mar 20, Apr 17, May 15, Jun 19, July 17, Aug 21, Sept 18, Oct 16, Nov 20 & Dec 18)
1001 East 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
Art galleries, market, food trucks and music

Charlie and Doggy and the Song at the Edge of the World
January 19–22, 2022
PNC Arts Annex at 42 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
A quest and a journey

Antique Show and Flea Market
January 15–16, 2022
Clark County Fairgrounds at 4401 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield, Ohio
Find a treasure!

Open Aircraft Days at the Air Force Museum
January 15, 2022 (+Feb 12, Mar 12 and Apr 23)
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz St., Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
An aircraft is available for an up-close look

Dayton Dinner Theater Picture Show
January 16 and 30, 2022
Brightside Event & Music Venue at 905 E. Third St., Dayton, Ohio
Interactive classic movie experience

Masters of Soul
January 22, 2022
Clark State Performing Arts Center at 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Sounds of classic soul music

Remember When Rock Was Young: The Elton John Tribute

January 22, 2022
The Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Philharmonic Rockin’ Orchestra Series

Hamilton – Broadway in Dayton
January 26 – February 6, 2022
The Schuster at 1 W. 2nd Street, Dayton, Ohio
Hip-hop combined with a historical story equals a Broadway hit

Final Friday
January 28, 2022
Pendleton Art Center at 1105 Central Avenue, Middletown, Ohio
Art, music and food!

Picasso at the Lapin Agile
January 28, 2022
Beavercreek Community Theatre at 3868 Dayton Xenia Rd., Beavercreek Ohio
Comedy about Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso meeting in Paris

German Karneval
January 29, 2022
Eintracht German Club of Dayton at 2707 Troy St., Dayton, Ohio
German Karneval (Fasching)
Costumes, schnitzel, beverages and fun

A Serenade of Movement
January 29, 2022
Clark State Performing Arts Center at 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Springfield Symphony Orchestra

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SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Rink
Through January 2, 2022
Lawrenceburg, Indiana

Fourth Friday in Downtown Madison

January 28, 2022
Downtown Madison, Indiana
Live music and local shopping

Winter Wonder – Batesville Sky
Through February 28, 2022
Downtown Batesville, Indiana
Visual display with over 100 lit snowflakes


Local Guide December 2021 Events and Fun Things to Do

December 2021 local events Sibcy Cline Realtors

December is here and there are plenty of fun events and things to do this month. Be sure to check out what’s happening near you. Events are listed by region and alphabetically by date.

Did we miss your event? Let us know: sknabe@sibcycline.com

CINCINNATI AND NORTHERN KENTUCKY

Well
Through December 4, 2021 (various dates)
Falcon Theatre at 636 Monmonth Street, Newport, Kentucky
A play to enjoy

Wicked
Through December 5, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
A Broadway sensation

Need Your Love
Through December 12, 2021 (various dates)
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park at 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
Music and story of Little Wille John

Holiday Tea at the Taft Museum
Through December 18, 2021 (various dates)
Taft Museum of Art at 316 Pike St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Festive afternoon tea

Yuletide Village
Through December 18, 2021 (Fridays and Saturdays)
Waynesville, Ohio (site of Ohio Renaissance Festival)
16th century celebration with music, entertainment

Portopia
Through December 19, 2021
Historic Torchlight Pass at 1131 Central Ave., Middletown, Ohio
Dimensional art, sound, light and touch

Behringer-Crawford Museum Holiday Trains
Through December 21, 2021 (various dates)
Behringer-Crawford Museum at 1600 Montague Rd., Devou Park, Covington, Kentucky
Enjoy the trains! um Holiday Trains
November 13 – December 21, 2021 (various dates)

The Christmas Ranch
Through December 23, 2021
Morrow, Ohio
One million holiday lights that are synced to music

Santa House on the Levee
Through December 23, 2021
Newport on the Levee at 1 Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky
Book your appointment for a photo shoot

Water Wonderland with Scuba Santa
Through December 24, 2021
1 Aquarium Way at Newport Aquarium in Newport, Kentucky
Visit underwater Santa!

Every Christmas Story Every Told
Through December 26, 2021 (various dates)
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company at 1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
An irreverent look at holiday classics

North Pole Express
Through December 26, 2021 (various days)
Lebanon Mason Monroe Railroad at 127 S. Mechanic Street, Lebanon, Ohio
Santa will visit the kids on the train ride.

A Christmas Carol
Through December 30, 2021
926 Mount Adams Circle at Playhouse in the Park in Cincinnati, Ohio
Bah! Humbug!

Christmas Glow at Land of Illusion Haunted Scream Park
Through December 30, 2021 (except Nov 29, 30, Dec 1, 25)
8762 Thomas Rd., Middletown, Ohio
3.5 million lights; Visit Santa at the Christmas Village

ChristmasTime at the Ark
Through December 30, 2021 (various dates)
1 Ark Encounter Drive, Williamstown, Kentucky
Projection show and other activities

Christmas Town
Through December 30, 2021 (various dates)
Creation Museum at 2800 Bullittsburg Church Road, Petersburg, Kentucky
Live nativity and light display

Holiday in Lights
Through December 30, 2021
Sharon Woods at 11450 Lebanon Road, Sharonville, Ohio
Outdoor light display with music!
No car traffic on 12/1 and 12/29 (Walk the Lights)

Lumaze Christmas Light Festival
Through December 30, 2021
Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
“Glow Around the World” with world landmarks and interactive lights/activities; market

Light Up Middletown
Through December 31, 2021
500 Tytus Avenue at Smith Park in Middletown, Ohio
Drive-through light display!

Holiday Junction Featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains
Through December 31, 2021
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal, 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
A holiday tradition for 70+ years with trains and scenery

Winterfest
Through December 31, 2021 (select evenings)
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Ice skating, magical Christmas tree, rides, lights and more

Christmas at EnterTRAINment Junction
Through January 2, 2022
7379 Squire Court, West Chester, Ohio
A holiday tradition with the magic of trains!

Jourrney Borealis (formerly Holiday Lights on the Hill)
Through January 2, 2022
1763 Ohio 128 (Hamilton-Cleves Road) at Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park in Hamilton, Ohio
Two-mile round trip drive-through light display

Light Up the Fair
Through January 2, 2022
Boone County Fairgrounds at 5819 Idlewild Road in Burlington, Kentucky
Mile-long drive of twinkling lights that sync up to music

Night of Lights
Through January 2, 2022
Coney Island at 6201 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Light show synchronized to holiday music

PNC Festival of Lights
Through January 9, 2022
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden at 3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Come and see the magical lights!

Fountain Square Ice Skating
Through February 22, 2022
Fountain Square at corner of Vine and 5th Streets, Cincinnati, Ohio
Book your dates!

The Science Behind Pixar
Through April 24, 2022
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal at 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Discover how Pixar comes to life!

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Cinderella
December 1–30, 2021
Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati at 1127 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Family-friendly musical

Light in the Forest
December 1, 2021 – January 2, 2022 (Wednesdays –Sundays; Closed Dec 24/25)
Cincinnati Nature Center at 494 Tealtown Rd., Milford, Ohio
Lit forest with music, bonfire and holiday shopping; advance tickets

Holiday Remembrance Service
December 2, 2021
Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
An evening to honor loved ones

Movie Night on the Levee
December 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2021
One Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky
Family-friendly movies; bring blankets and chairs

Christmas in the Village
December 3–5, 2021
Downtown Waynesville, Ohio
Santa, carolers, gingerbread-house-making contest and more

Hamilton Christkindlmarkt
December 3–4, 2021
Butler County Fairgrounds Event Center at 1715 Fairgrove Ave, Hamilton, Ohio
German music, hood and holiday items

Holiday Pops
December 3–12, 2022 (various dates)
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the holiday music

Light up Greenhills on the Commons
December 3, 2021
Commons at Greenshills (Cincinnati), Ohio
Santa, carriage rides, hot chocolate, ornament making and more

Naughty and Nice
December 3–4, 2021
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy Christmas music

Pincinnati
December 3–5, 2021
Holiday Inn and Suites Cincinnati  – Eastgate at 4501 Eastgate Blvd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Pinball show with 120+ machines

Sound of Music
December 3–5, 2021
Parrish Auditorium, Miami University, 1601 University Blvd., Hamilton, Ohio
A classic

Breakfast at the North Pole
December 4, 2021
Liberty Township, Ohio

Christmas Parade
December 4, 2021
Harrison, Ohio

Christmas Tour of Homes
December 4, 2021
Downtown Waynesville, Ohio
See historic homes decorated for the holidays

Christmas Walk
December 4, 2021
Memorial Park at 2003 Jack Woods Parkway, Independence, Kentucky
6–9pm. Municipal Square and downtown Courthouse Square

Fort Wright Tree Lighting
December 4, 2021
409 Kyles Lane, Fort Wright, Kentucky
6:30pm

Frontier Christmas at Old Washington Historic Village
December 4, 2021
2028 Old Main St., Maysville, Kentucky
Music, food, photos with Santa, carriage rides

Promont Holiday Home Tours
December 5 and 19, 2021
906 Main Street, Milford, Ohio
1-4pm – Tour this historic home museum

Light Up College Hill
December 7, 2021
5923 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio
Reindeer feedings, penguins from the zoo, train rides for kids and carolers

Hamilton Christkindlmarkt
December 11, 2021
Butler County Fairgrounds Event Center at 1715 Fairgrove Ave., Hamilton, Ohio
German food, entertainment and gifts

Holiday Hoopla & Tree Lighting
December 4, 2021
Miami Township Civic Center at 6101 Meijer Dr., Milford, Ohio
3–5:30pm, Visit Santa, decorate cookies and make crafts; tree lit at 5:15pm

Horse Drawn Carriage Parade & Festival
December 4, 2021
Downtown Lebanon, Ohio
Two parades and lots of shopping

Independence Christmas Walk
December 4, 2021
2004 Jack Woods Parkway, Independence, Kentucky

Lebanon Horse Drawn Carriage Parade and Christmas Festival

December 4, 2021
Downtown Lebanon, Ohio
Parades at 1pm and 7pm
Enjoy the festival!

Light Up Madeira
December 4, 2021
Downtown Madeira on Miami Road, Madeira, Ohio
Carriage rides, hot beverages, photo booth, games, carolers and lighting of the tree at 6pm

Operation Santa
December 4, 2021
Symmes Township neighborhoods Symmes Township, Ohio

Oxford Holiday Festival
December 4, 2021
Oxford Community Arts Center, Oxford, Ohio and Uptown Parks
Craft market, photos with Santa, activities, skating, carriage rides

Santa’s Workshop
December 4, 5, 11, 12, 18 and 19, 2021
Washington Park at 1230 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Socially distanced photos with Santa; bring your camera

Signature Over-the-Rhine Tour
December 4, 2021
Findlay Market at 1801 Race St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Guided tour through the German historic district. Stop at 4 restaurants for lunch and wine/beer.

Small Business Shopping Fair
December 4, 2021
Willow Event Center at 7881 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Shop for gifts, treats and more

St. John Christmas Craft Fair
December 4, 2021
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church at 9401 Mapletop Ln., Loveland, Ohio
100 vendors; baked goods

Streetcar “Christmas” Food Tour
December 4, 11 and 18, 2021
Graeter’s Ice Cream on Fountain Square at 511 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy several streetcar stops for some delicious treats

There’s No Place Like Home Dance
December 4, 2021
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
DJ music and lots of dancing

Lunch with Santa
December 5, 2021
Springfield Township Arts & Enrichment Council at 9158 Winton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio
Pizza lunch, Madcap Puppets and Santa

A Christmas Story
December 9–12 and 16–19, 2021
Washington Opera House at 116 W. 2nd St., Maysville, Kentucky
A live production by the Maysville Players

Amy Grant/Michael Smith: Christmas
December 10, 2021
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Holiday music

Happy Hollidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer
December 10, 2021
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Featuring organist Jelani Eddington, vocal performaners, ballet and a choir

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
December 10–11, 2021
The Andrew J. Brady ICON Music Center at 25 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert

Hot Chocolate
December 10–11, 2021
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Nutcracker revisited by the Revolution Dance Theatre

Walk on Wilburn
December 10, 2021 (+Jan 14, Feb 11 and Mar 11, 2022)
East Walnut Hills business district along Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Shop, eat and enjoy

A Magical Cirque Christmas
December 11, 2021
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Cirque artists perform to holiday music

Santa & Mrs. Claus Visit
December 11, 2021
Fort Wright, Kentucky

Santacon
December 11, 2021
Downtown and Mt. Adams in Cincinnati and Covington, Kentucky
10,000 Santas will flood Cincinnati!

Second Saturday Flea Market
December 11, 2021
Laurel Bend at 86 Oldham Dr., Falmouth, Kentucky
Find a treasure

Sing a Song of Christmas with Nancy James
December 11–12, 2021
Warsaw Federal Incline Theater at 802 Matson Pl., Cincinnati, Ohio
Get into the holiday season

The City Flea at Washington Park
December 11, 2021
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Find a treasure

Holly Days
December 11–12, 2021
Heritage Village Museum at 11500 Lebanon Rd., Sharonville, Ohio
Enjoy the holidays in a 19th century fashion.

Santa and Mrs. Claus Visit
December 11, 2021
Fort Wright, Kentucky

White Christmas Parade
December 11, 2021
Augusta, Kentucky
Bring in the holiday season with this traditional parade

Winter Ball
December 11, 2021
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
DJ and special dance performances

Christkindlmarkt
December 12, 2021
6th St. Promenade, Covington, Kentucky
Open-air artisan market

Christmas in the Park/Luminary Night
December 12, 2021
Park Hills, Kentucky
Park Hills will have a magical evening filled with lights!

Santa Photos – Hamilton, Ohio
December 12, 2021
229 Dayton St., Hamilton, Ohio
Goto KcKenzie & Snyder’s parking lot and meet Santa and receive a free photo; no contact friendly set up

Lebanon – Outdoor Christmas Decor Judging
December 14, 2021
Lebanon, Ohio
The Lebanon Council of Garden Clubs is judging the city’s residential holiday decor. Turn on your lights, Lebanon!

The Nutcracker
December 16–26, 2021
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy this classic ballet!

Final Friday
December 17, 2021
Pendleton Art Center at 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Meet the artists and purchase artwork

Sister’s Christmas Catechism: The Mystery of the Magi’s Gold
December 17, 2021
Aronoff Center at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
CSI: Bethlehem with a local choir!

Brent Smith & Zach Myers
December 18, 2021
The Andrew J. Brady ICON Music Center at 25 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert

Migrate, Hibernate or Tolerate Hike
December 18, 2021
Harbin Park at 1300 Hunter Rd., Fairfield, Ohio
Must register for hike

Queen City Vaudevillians
December 18, 2021
Falcon Theatre at 636 Monmouth Street, Newport, Kentucky
Holiday Hijinks show

Upstander Family Museum Tour
December 19, 2021
Nancy and David Wolf Holocaust and Humanity Center at 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio Learn about the Holocaust

Holiday House-Decorating Contest
December 23, 2021
Ft. Thomas, Kentucky

Rick Springfield Concert
December 29, 2021
The Andrew J. Brady ICON Music Center at 25 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Singing: I wish I had Jessie’s girl!

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert
December 29–30, 2021
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Watch the film while listening to the music of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Clutch
December 31, 2021
The Andrew J. Brady ICON Music Center at 25 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert

New Year’s Eve at Music Hall: Shaken Not Stirred

December 31, 2021
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Bring in the new year with music!

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DAYTON AND SPRINGFIELD OHIO

Holiday Lights at Lost Creek Reserve
Through December 26, 2021
Lost Creek Reserve at 2645 E. St. Rt. 41 in Troy, Ohio
Drive-through light tour! (closed Christmas Eve and Day)

A Carillon Christmas
Through December 30, 2021
Carillon Park at 1000 Carillon Boulevard, Dayton, Ohio
Enjoy the Carillon Tree of Light, candy cane slopes, train rides and more!
Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

A Christrmas Story – The Musical
Through December 30, 3031
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
You’ll shoot your eye out!

Clifton Mill Christmas Lights
Through December 30, 2021
Clifton Mill at 75 Water Street in Clifton, Ohio
3.5 million Christmas lights throughout the mill, riverbanks and bridges

Wintergarden Wonderland – Rikes Holiday Windows
Through December 31, 2021
Schuster Center Wintergarden at Second and Main Streets, Dayton, Ohio
Enjoy the magic of the holiday windows! Note: may not be available during performances

Woodland Lights 2021
Through December 30, 2021 (various nights)
Countryside Park at 895 Miamisburg Centerville Rd., Washington Township, Ohio
Walk the half-mile path of holiday lights and displays

Whispering Christmas
Through December 31, 2021
Fort St. Clair Park at 135 Camden Road, Eaton, Ohio
Drive-thru lights display with 2 million lights

Riverscape Ice Skating
Through February 2022
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
The region’s largest outdoor ice rink!

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ParkLights at Caesar Ford Park
520 S. Stringtown Rd., Xenia, Ohio
December 1–31, 2021
110 LED light displays to view from your car

Downtown Tipp City Tree Lighting
December 3, 2021
Zion Luthern Church at the corner of N. 3rd and Main Streets, Tipp City, Ohio
Live music, treats and Santa visit

Family Gingerbread House Challenge
December 3, 2021
Miamisburg Community Center at 305 E. Central Ave., Miamisburg, Ohio
Be supplied with a kit to make a gingerbread house! Snacks and holiday music. Must pre-register.

First Friday Downtown Dayton
December 3, 2021
Downtown Dayton, Ohio
Shops, galleries, restaurants, pubs and more

Hip Hop Nutcracker
December 3, 2021
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main Street, Dayton, Ohio
Contemporary dance set to the timeless music of Tchaikovsky

Holiday Pops
December 3–4, 2021
The Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Philharmonic will be playing holiday favorites

Hometown Holiday Festival, Parade and Tree Lighting
December 3, 2021
Second Street and Main Street, Fairborn, Ohio

Jingle Bells, Batman Smells
December 3–12, 2021 (various dates)
Town Hall Theatre at 27 N. Main St., Centerville, Ohio
Adventure with June B. Jones!

Kettering Mayor’s Tree Lighting
December 3, 2021
Lincoln Park Civic Commons at 675 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering, Ohio
Sing carols, hot chocolate and cookies

Light the Night Shopping
December 3, 2021
Downtown Troy, Ohio
Luminaries will line the streets!

Santa Paws
December 3, 2021
Lincoln Park at Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering, Ohio
Holiday lights will be on. Bring your dog and photos with Canine Kringle. Tree lighting ceremony

A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail
December 3–10, 2021
Beavercreek Community Theatre at 3868 Dayton-Xenia Road, Beavercreek, Ohio
A tale about Christmas Eve

Arctic Dash Mud Run
December 4, 2021
YMCA Camp Kern at 5291 SR 350, Oregonia, Ohio
6k with obstacles, trail runs and mud!

Holly Jolly Vendor Fair
December 4, 2021
Warren County Fairgrounds at 665 N. Broadway, Lebanon, Ohio
Local vendors and artisans

Mayor’s Tree Lighting in Miamisburg
December 4, 2021
Riverfront Park at 3 N. Miami Ave., Miamisburg, Ohio
See the tree light up and enjoy holiday activities; Parade at 4pm

Purple Poinsettia Craft & Vendor Show
December 4–5, 2021
Greene County Fairgrounds at 120 Fairground Rd., Xenia, Ohio
100 booths of all kinds of wonderful things

St. Helen Christmas Bazaar
December 4, 2021
St. Helen Catholic School at 5086 Burkhart Rd., Riverside, Ohio
50 vendors plus lunch and bake sale

Trans-Siberian Orchestra at The Nutter Center
December 4, 2021
3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio
A rock opera

Victorian Afternoon Tea at Patterson Homestead
December 4, 5, 11 and 12, 2021
1815 Brown Street, Dayton, Ohio
Three-course tea service. Registration required

Czech Club Christmas Dance
December 5, 2021
922 Valley Street, Dayton, Ohio
Dancing, drinks and food

Dayton Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
December 5, 2021
Centerville High School at 500 E. Franklin St., Centerville, Ohio
Wear a holiday costume!

Simunye Carol Sing
December 5, 2021
Esplanade, Downtown Springfield, Ohio
5–6:30pm; singing, baked goods and cocoa
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Skinner Pipe Organ Performance
December 5 and 19, 2021
Mimi & Stuart Rose Auditorium at the Dayton Art Institute at 456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton, Ohio
Enjoy the concert

Vandalia Christmas Tree Lighting and Holiday Market
December 5, 2021
Vandalia Rec Center at 111 Stonequarry Rd., Vandalia, Ohio
Enjoy the holiday festivities

Deeds Carillon Concerts
December 7, 2021
Carillon Park at 1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Concert by carilonneur Larry Winestein

Horse and Carriage Ride – Downtown Springfield
December 7, 14 and 21, 2021
Downtown Springfield, Ohio
Get into the holiday spirit

Plane Talks
December 7, 2021
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz Street, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio (Dayton)
Experts will chat about the exhibit planes

Swingin’ Sounds of the Season
December 7, 2021
Charles I. Lathrem Senior Center at 2900 Glengarry Dr., Kettering, Ohio
Holiday classics

Santa Claus at the Esplanade
December 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2021
Downtown Springfield, Ohio

Dayton Ballet’s The Nutcracker
December 10–19, 2021 (various dates)
The Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
An annual tradition for the holidays

ChristKindlemarkt
December 11–12, 2021
Dayton Liederkranz Turner at 400 E. Fifth Street, Dayton, Ohio
Shop at a German-style Christmas market
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Christmas with the Celts
December 11, 2021
Clark State University Performing Arts Center at 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Irish music and dance

Soft Santa
December 12, 2021
Miamisburg Community Park Learning Center at 550 S. 1st Street, Miamisburg, Ohio
Sensory-friendly environment to meet Santa

Sundaes with Santa
December 12, 2021
Miamisburg Community Park Learning Center at 550 S. 1st Street, Miamisburg, Ohio
Make a sundae, decorate a cookie and search for candy canes

Hairspray National Broadway Tour
December 14, 2021
Clark State Performing Arts Center, Springfield, Ohio
A murder mystery

Open Aircraft Days at the Air Force Museum
December 18, 2021
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz St., Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
Up-close look at different aircraft

3rd Sunday at Front Street
December 19, 2021
Front Street, Dayton, Ohio
Market, art galleries, food trucks, live music from 11am–4pm
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Santa Sunday
December 19, 2021
City of Milford, Ohio
Santa climbs on the fire truck and visits each Milford neighborhood with treats from 1–6pm

Cirque Dreams Holidaze
December 20–26, 2021 (various dates)
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Contemporary circus artistry

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas
December 20, 2021
Clark State Performing Arts Center, Springfield, Ohio
Enjoy this holiday production

Straight No Chaser: Back in the High Life Tour
December 22, 2021
The Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
Male a cappella group

Christmas Eve Luminaries – David’s Cemetery
December 24, 2021
4600 Mad River Road, Kettering, Ohio
Over 4,600 luminaries and 1,400 wreathes

New Year’s Eve Dinner Dance
December 31, 2021
American Czechoslovakian Club at 922 Valley Street, Dayton, Ohio
Frank Moravcik Band


SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Snowman Contest
Through December 17, 2021
Businesses throughout Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Vote for your favorite decorated snowman

A Victorian Christmas Exhibit at Hillforest
Through December 30, 2021 (Tuesdays – Sundays. Closed on Thanksgiving)
213 Fifth Street, Aurora, Indiana
Go back in time to experience a Victorian Christmas

Inflatable Wonderland
Through January 1, 2022
2026 N. Old Michigan Rd., Osgood, Indiana
Drive through the arches to see over 400 inflatables

Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Rink
Through January 2, 2022
Lawrenceburg, Indiana


Lohrum Christmas in the Park
December 1 – January 1, 2022
Ripley County Fairgrounds at 525 W. Beech St., Osgood, Indiana
Walk or drive through the light display

Home for the Holidays Parade and Tree Lighting

December 3, 2021
Downtown Batesville, Batesville, Indiana
Parade at 6pm; Santa, carriage rides, activities

Holiday Affair on the Square
December 4, 2021
Versailles Courthouse Square at 101 E. 1st North St., Versailles, Indiana
Santa parade, tree lighting, good bags and activities

Miracle on Main Street
December 4, 11, 12,18 and 19, 2021
Aurora, Indiana
Breakfast with Santa

Winter Wonderland Parade and Festivities
December 4, 2021
Downtown Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Crafts, holiday express train, ice carvers, and more

The Nutcracker/Madcap Puppets

December 11, 2021
25969 Dole Rd., West Harrison, Indiana
North Dearborn Branch Library

Sippin with Santa
December 11, 2021
315 Importing Street, Aurora, Indiana

Dancing on Main
Main Street, Aurora, Indiana
December 31, 2021

Perfect North New Year’s Eve Fireworks
December 31, 2021
Perfect North Slopes at 19074 Perfect Lane, Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Skiing, snowboarding and fireworks

Updated November 11, 2021

Local Guide to November 2021 Events and Things to Do

November 2021 local events Sibcy Cline

November is such a great month for enjoying community events. Part of the month is focused on fall-related things to do, while the latter days concentrate on the upcoming holiday season. Take a look at our long list of festivals, plays, ballets, musicals and holiday-themed things to do. Your calendar is going to fill up!

Events are in first by region (Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky; Dayton/Springfield, Ohio; Southeastern Indiana) and then by date.

Have we missed your event? Let us know at sknabe@sibcycline.com

CINCINNATI AND NORTHERN KENTUCKY

All Hallows’ Eve – Terror Town
Through November 6, 2021
1449 Greenbush Cobb Rd., Williamsburg, Ohio
19th century town and haunted trail

The West End
Through November 7, 2021 (various dates)
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park at 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
1941 Cincinnati’s historic West End historic drama

Romeo & Juliet
Through November 13, 2021 (various dates)
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company at 1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
A classic play about love

Need Your Love
Through December 12, 2021 (various dates)
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park at 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
Music and story of Little Willie John

Portopia
Through December 19, 2021
Historic Torchlight Pass at 1131 Central Ave., Middletown, Ohio
Dimensional art, sound, light and touch

The Science Behind Pixar
Through April 24, 2022
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal at 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Discover how Pixar comes to life!

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Fountain Square Ice Skating
November 1, 2021 – February 22, 2022
Fountain Square at corner of Vine and 5th Streets, Cincinnati, Ohio
Book your dates!

Daughtry: The Dearly Beloved Tour
November 2, 2021
Andrew Brady Icon Music Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert!

Movie Night on the Levee
November 4, 11 and 18, 2021 (Thursdays) (+ Dec 2, 9, 16 & 23)
One Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky
Family-friendly movies; bring blankets and chairs

Champions of Magic
November 5–6, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Illusions using supercars, water tank and more

Hearthwarming Holidays
November 5–7, 2021
Downtown Waynesville, Ohio
Shop for the holidays!

King Arthur’s Camelot
November 5–7, 2021
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati Ballet performance

Oakley Masquerade
November 5, 2021
20th Century Theater at 3021 Madison Rd., Oakley (Cincinnati), Ohio
Halloween costume party

Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening
November 6, 2021
Andrew Brady Icon Music Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

Signature Over-the-Rhine Tour
November 6 and 20, 2021 (+Dec 4)
Findlay Market at 1801 Race St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Guided tour through the German historic district. Stop at 4 restaurants for lunch and wine/beer.r.

Veterans Day Celebration
November 6, 2021
Tower Park at 900 S. Ft. Thomas Ave., Ft. Thomas, Kentucky
11am ceremony

Flags of Honor
November 7–13, 2021
Spring Grove Cemetery at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Tribute to Veterans

Second Annual Oy Vey 5K
November 7, 2021
Mayerson JCC at 8485 Ridge Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Walk or run 3.1 miles through Amberley Village

Planting Grandma
November 9, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut, Cincinnati, Ohio
A play for local playwright Liz Coley

Blue Ash Veterans Day Ceremony
November 11, 2021
Bicentennial Veterans Memorial Park at 4871 Cooper Rd., Blue Ash, Ohio
Ceremony begins at 10:30am

Fairfield Township Veterans Day Parade
November 11, 2021
Heroes Park Memorial Site, Fairfield Township, Ohio

Oxford Veterans Day Ceremony
November 11, 2021
Memorial Park, Uptown Oxford, Ohio
11am

St. Martin of Tours Martinfest
November 11, 2021
3720 St. Martin’s Place, Cheviot (Cincinnati), Ohio
Catered dinner, major award raffle and more

Veterans Day Ceremony
November 11, 2021
Oxford Community Arts Center at 10 S. College Ave., Oxford, Ohio
Ceremony at 11am

8th Annual “Art Local” Art Show
November 12–13, 2021
Centennial Barn at 110 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio
Gallery of local artwork

Christmas Night of Lights
November 12, 2021 – January 2, 2022
Coney Island at 6201 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Light show synchronized to holiday music

Gary Clark Jr.
November 12, 2021
Andrew Brady Icon Music Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert

Greater Cincinnati Holiday Market
November 12–14, 2021
Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Start your holiday shopping

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
November 12–20, 2021
Aronoff Centers for the Arts at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Based on the movie

Walk on Wilburn
November 12, 2021 (+Dec 10, Jan 14)
East Walnut Hills business district along Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Shop, eat and enjoy

Behringer-Crawford Museum Holiday Trains
November 13 – December 21, 2021 (various dates)
Behringer-Crawford Museum at 1600 Montague Rd., Devou Park, Covington, Kentucky
Enjoy the trains!

Kentucky Symphony Orchestra
November 13, 2021
Cathedral Basilica of St. Peter in Chains, 325 W 8th St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Psalms Sung Blue

Christmas at EnterTRAINment Junction
November 13, 2021 – January 2, 2022
7379 Squire Court, West Chester, Ohio
A holiday tradition with the magic of trains!

Light Up the Fair
November 13 – January 2, 2022
Boone County Fairgrounds at 5819 Idlewild Road in Burlington, Kentucky
Mile-long drive of twinkling lights that sync up to music
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The Market
November 13, 2021
Medpace at 5375 Medpace Way, Madisonville (Cincinnati), Ohio
35+ local vendors

MercyMe –Inhale Concert
November 13, 2021
Heritage Bank Center at 100 Broadway, Cincinnati, Ohio

S. Martin of Tours Martinfest
November 13, 2021
3720 St. Martin’s Place, Cheviot (Cincinnati), Ohio
Raffles, catered dinner and more

Second Saturday Flea Market
November 13, 2021 (+Dec 11)
Laurel Bend at 86 Oldham Dr., Falmouth, Kentucky
Find a treasure

Maysville Veterans Day Parade
November 14, 2021
Maysville, Kentucky
Parade begins at 2pm

Nelly: Lil Bit of Music
November 14, 2021
Andrew Brady Icon Music Center at 25 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert

Cin City Reptile Show
November 14, 2021
Holiday Inn at Centre Park of West Chester at 5800 Mulhauser Road, West Chester, Ohio
Ssssssssnakes!

Second Sunday on Main
November 14, 2021
Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
100+ vendors with a parade

Period Dinner
November 17, 2021
Heritage Village Museum at 11450 Lebanon Road, Sharonville (Cincinnati), Ohio
Sample 19th century cuisine

Wicked
November 17 – December 5, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
A Broadway sensation

Miami Township’s Holiday Parade
November 18, 2021
Miami Township, Ohio
Business 28 from Miami Plaza to Wolfpen Pleasant Rd
Bands, floats, civic organizations; starts at 7pm

Christkindlmarkt
November 19–21, 2021
Germania Society of Cincinnati at 3529 W. Kemper Road in Cincinnati, Ohio
Heated tents with German music, children’s lantern parade, petting zoo, German food and drinks as well as German ornaments available for purchase.

Every Christmas Story Every Told
November 19 – December 26, 2021 (various dates)
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company at 1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
An irreverent look at holiday classics

Holiday in Lights
November 19 – December 30, 2021
Sharon Woods at 11450 Lebanon Road, Sharonville, Ohio
Outdoor light display with music!
No car traffic on 12/1 and 12/29 (Walk the Lights)

Jourrney Borealis (formerly Holiday Lights on the Hill)
November 19, 2021 – January 2, 2022
1763 Ohio 128 (Hamilton-Cleves Road) at Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park in Hamilton, Ohio
Two-mile round trip drive-through light display

North Pole Express
November 19 – December 26, 2021 (various days)
Lebanon Mason Monroe Railroad at 127 S. Mechanic Street, Lebanon, Ohio
Santa will visit the kids on the train ride.

PNC Festival of Lights
November 19, 2021 – January 9, 2022
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden at 3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Come and see the magical lights!

Little Women
November 19–21, 2021
Fairfield Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, Ohio
Fairfield Footlighters presents a classic story

Well
November 19 – December 4, 2021 (various dates)
Falcon Theatre at 636 Monmonth Street, Newport, Kentucky
A play to enjoy

The Christmas Ranch
November 20 – December 23, 2021
Morrow, Ohio
One million holiday lights that are synced to music

Highly Improvable Comedy Show
November 20, 2021
Clifton Cultural Arts Center at 2728 Short Vine, Cincinnati, Ohio
Unscripted fun!

Jim Gaffigan –The Fun Tour
November 20, 2021
Heritage Bank Center at 100 Broadway, Cincinnati, Ohio
Comedy show

Light Up the Levee
November 20, 2021
Newport on the Levee at 1 Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky
Visit from Santa, family activities and more

Winter Tree ID Hike
November 20, 2021
Harbin Park at 1300 Hunter Rd., Fairfield, Ohio
Must register for hike

Santa House on the Levee
November 21 – December 23, 2021
Newport on the Levee at 1 Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky
Book your appointment for a photo shoot

St. Boniface Thanksgiving Festival
November 21, 2021
4305 Pitts Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Turkey or roast beef dinner

Holiday Junction Featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains
November 12 – December 31, 2021
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal, 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
A holiday tradition for 70+ years with trains and scenery

A Christmas Carol
November 24 – December 30, 2021
926 Mount Adams Circle at Playhouse in the Park in Cincinnati, Ohio
Bah! Humbug!

Light Up Middletown
November 25 – December 31, 2021
500 Tytus Avenue at Smith Park in Middletown, Ohio
Drive-through light display!

Thanksgiving Day 10k Run and Walk
November 25, 2021
Paul Brown Stadium in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
The 109th year for this annual event. Run/walk and then go home to gobble down!

Bellevue Christmas Walk
November 26–27, 2021
Fairfield Avenue, Bellevue, Kentucky

Christmas Time at the Ark
November 26 – December 30, 2021 (various dates)
1 Ark Encounter Drive, Williamstown, Kentucky
Projection show and other activities

Christmas Town
November 26 – December 30, 2021 (various dates)
Creation Museum at 2800 Bullittsburg Church Road, Petersburg, Kentucky
Live nativity and light display

Fairfield Township Tree Light Ceremony
November 26, 2021
Fairfield Township, Ohio

Final Friday
November 26, 2021 (+Dec 17)
Pendleton Art Center at 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Meet the artists and purchase artwork

Greater Cincinnati Winterfair
November 26–28, 2021
Northern Kentucky Convention Center at 1 W. RiverCenter Blvd., Covington, Kentucky
Enjoy holiday shopping for ceramics, glass, jewelry, sculpture, painting and photography pieces

Hometown for the Holidays
November 26–28, 2021
Downtown Milford, Ohio
Shop for the holidays and enjoy carolers and see Santa

Lumaze Christmas Light Festival
November 26 – December 30, 2021
Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
“Glow Around the World” with world landmarks and interactive lights/activities; market

Milford Annual Tree Lighting
November 26, 2021
Memorial Park in downtown Milford, Ohio
6:30pm

Water Wonderland with Scuba Santa
November 26 – December 24, 2021
1 Aquarium Way at Newport Aquarium in Newport, Kentucky
Visit underwater Santa!

Winterfest
November 26 – December 31, 2021 (select evenings)
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Ice skating, magical Christmas tree, rides, lights and more

Holiday Teas
November 27 – December 18, 2021 (various dates)
Taft Museum of Art at 316 Pike St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Festive afternoon tea

Madcap Puppets presents The Nutcracker
November 27, 2021
ET Carson Lodge at 218 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Holiday classic with puppetry

Santa’s Workshop
November 27, 2021 (+Dec 4, 5, 11, 12, 18 and 19)
Washington Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Socially distanced photos with Santa; bring your camera

Scottish Tartan Ball
November 27, 2021
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza at 35 W. 5th St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live music, dancing. Wear your kilt!

WestSide Market
November 27, 2021
3719 Harrison Ave., downtown Cheviot, Ohio
Market pop-up with homemade items, baked goods, vintage fins and local brews

Tree Lighting – Fort Wright
November 28, 2021
409 Kyles Lane, Fort Wright, Kentucky
6:30pm–8:30pm

Menorah Lights on the Levee
November 28, 2021
Newport on the Levee at 1 Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky

Tree Lighting at Ft. Wright
November 28, 2021
409 Kyles Lane, Fort Wright, Kentucky
Celebrate the first night of Hanukkah

Lebanon Businesses – Holiday Lights Judging
November 30, 2021
Lebanon, Ohio
The Lebanon Council of Garden Clubs is judging the city’s businesses’ holiday decor and lights. Turn on your lights, Lebanon!



DAYTON AND SPRINGFIELD, OHIO

Airness
Through November 7, 2021 (various dates)
The Loft Theatre at 126 N. Main Street, Dayton, Ohio
Play about an air guitar competition

Art on the Commons
Through November 20, 2021
Rosewood Arts Centre at 2655 Olson Dr., Kettering, Ohio
Rotating exhibitions and virtual experience

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A Christrmas Story – The Musical
November 4 – December 30, 3031
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
You’ll shoot your eye out!

AcadeCon – Tabletop Gaming Convention
November 5–7, 2021
Dayton Convention Center at 22 E. Fifth Street, Dayton, Ohio
Board games, role-playing games and more

Enchanted Wonderland Weekend with Live Models
November 5–7, 2021
Downtown Troy, Ohio
Live models in the downtown windows of Troy businesses on 11/5. Start holiday shopping

First Friday Downtown Dayton
November 5, 2021 (+Dec 3)
Downtown Dayton, Ohio
Shops, galleries, restaurants, pubs and more

Red Herring
November 5–7, 2021
Clark State Performing Arts Center, Springfield, Ohio
A murder mystery

Dayton Funk: A Tribute to Dayton’s Funk Legacy
November 6, 2021
The Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Philharmonic Rockin’ Orchestra Series

GRIMMZ Fairy Tales
November 6, 2021
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Hip hop urban performance of fairy tales

Insulator Collectors Show
November 6, 2021
Clark County Fairgrounds at 4401 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield, Ohio
View collections, buying and selling

NMRA Annual Dayton Train Show
November 6–7, 2021
Montgomery County Fairgrounds at 645 Infirmary Road, Dayton, Ohio
Vendors, exhibitors, food trucks

Urban Loft Tour
November 6, 2021
Downtown Urbana, Ohio
See loft apartments, office and commercial spaces

Bellbrook Sugarcreek Park District’s Bake Off
November 7, 2021
2751 Washington Mill Rd., Bellbrook, Ohio
Register to compete

Invoke: Vanguard Legacy Concert
November 7, 2021
University of Dayton Sears Recital Hall at 300 College Park, Dayton, Ohio

Skinner Pipe Organ Performance
November 7 and 21, 2021 (+Dec 5 and 19)
Mimi & Stuart Rose Auditorium at the Dayton Art Institute at 456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton, Ohio

That Golden Girls Show! A Puppet Parody
November 9, 2021
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main Street, Dayton, Ohio
Best for an audience 16+. Quick-witted fun!

Beavercreek Veterans Day Ceremony
November 11, 2021
Veterans Memorial Park at 1911 N. Fairfield Rd.,, Beavercreek, Ohio
Ceremony begins at 2pm

Plane Talks
November 11, 2021 (+Dec 7)
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz Street, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio (Dayton)
Experts will chat about the exhibit planes

Tchaikovsky’s Passion
November 12–13, 2021
The Schuster Center at 1 W 2nd Street, Dayton, Ohio
The Dayton Philharmonic Masterworks Services

Autumn Open 5K 2021
November 13, 2021
YMCA of Greater Dayton at 7251 Shull Rd., Huber Heights, Ohio

Deck the Hall Christmas Bazaar
November 13, 2021
St. Francis de Sales at 20A Desales Ave., Lebanon, Ohio
Crafts, Santa and more

Holiday Arts and Crafts Show
November 13, 2021
Kettering Recreation Center at 2900 Glengarry Dr., Kettering, Ohio
Holiday shopping!

Open Aircraft Days at the Air Force Museum
November 13, 2021 (+Dec 18)
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz St., Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
Up-close look at different aircraft

Jeff Dunham: Seriously!?
November 18, 2021
Wright State University’s Nutter Center at 2640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio
Comedy show

Christmas in Historic Springboro Festival
November 19–21, 2021
Springboro, Ohio
The best way to spread Christmas cheer, is singing loud for all to hear!
Shops, see Santa and more!

Sign of Life: The American Pink Floyd

November 19, 2021
Dayton Masonic Center at 525 W. Riverview Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live Pink Floyd music set to a light and video show

Springfield Antique Show
November 19–20 2021
Clark County Fairgrounds at 4401 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield, Ohio
Enjoy the hunt for a treasure!

Deeds Carillon Concert
November 20 and 23, 2021 (+Dec 7)
Carillon Park at 1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Listen to carillonneur Larry Weinstein

Hometown HolidDazzle Illuminated Parade and Festival
November 20, 2021
Wilmington, Ohio
All kind of wonderful holiday wonderfulness and a parade!

Ringing in the Holidays
November 20, 2021
Carillon Park at 1000 Carillon Boulevard, Dayton, Ohio
A holiday gala!

Springfield Antique Show
November 20–21, 2021
Clark County Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ohio
Find something special for your home!

Super Science Saturday – Boonshoft Museum of Discovery
November 20, 2021
2600 Deweese Parkway, Dayton, Ohio
Free access to the museum

3rd Sunday at Front Street
November 21, 2021 (+Dec 19)
Front Street, Dayton, Ohio
Market, art galleries, food trucks, live music from 11am–4pm
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Woodland Lights 2021
November 21 – December 30, 2021 (various nights)
Countryside Park at 895 Miamisburg Centerville Rd., Washington Township, Ohio
Walk the half-mile path of holiday lights and displays

3rd Sunday at Front Street
November 21, 2021 (+ Dec 19)
Front Street, Dayton, Ohio
Market, art galleries, food trucks, live music from 11am–4pm
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A Carillon Christmas
November 23 – December 30, 2021 (closed Thanksgiving Day, Xmas Eve and Xmas Day)
Carillon Park at 1000 Carillon Boulevard, Dayton, Ohio
Enjoy the Carillon Tree of Light, candy cane slopes, train rides and more

Cats Broadway Show
November 23–28, 2021 (various dates)
The Schuster Center at 1 W. 2nd. Street, Dayton, Ohio
Andrew Lloyd Weber’s longtime production. Meow

Clifton Mill Christmas Lights
November 26 – December 30, 2021
Clifton Mill at 75 Water Street in Clifton, Ohio
3.5 million Christmas lights throughout the mill, riverbanks and bridges

Dayton Holiday Festival
November 26, 2021
Downtown Dayton, Ohio
Children’s parade, tree lighting on Courthouse Square and more

Grand Illumination
November 26, 2021
Downtown Troy, Ohio
Lighting of the Christmas tree, carriage rides, Santa and more

Holiday Lights at Lost Creek Reserve
November 26 – December 26, 2021 (closed Christmas Eve and Day)
Lost Creek Reserve at 2645 E. St. Rt. 41 in Troy, Ohio
Drive-through light tour

Riverscape Ice Skating
November 26, 2021 – February 2022
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
The region’s largest outdoor ice rink!

Englewood Holiday Open House
November 27, 2021
Englewood Government Center, Englewood, Ohio
Music, Santa, cookiies

Whispering Christmas
November 26 – December 31, 2021
Fort St. Clair Park at 135 Camden Road, Eaton, Ohio
Drive-thru lights display with 2 million lights

Cincinnati Streetcar “Christmas” Food Tour
November 27 – December 18, 2021 (Saturdays)
Graeter’s Ice Cream on Fountain Square at 511 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy several streetcar stops for some delicious treats

Holiday Celebration in Englewood
November 27, 2021
Englewood Government Center at 333 W. National Rd., Englewood, Ohio
Holiday music, Santa Claus and cookies!

Promont Holiday Home Tours
November 27, 2021 (+Dec 5 and 19)
906 Main Street, Milford, Ohio
1-4pm – Tour this historic home museum

Horse and Carriage Ride – Downtown Springfield
November 30, 2021 (+December 7, 14 and 21)
Downtown Springfield, Ohio
Get into the holiday spirit





SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA


Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Rink
November 6, 2021 – January 2, 2022
Lawrenceburg, Indiana

Whiskey City Festival

November 6, 2021
Lawrenceburg, Indiana

Madison Main Street Holiday Open House
November 12–14, 2021
Madison Main Street, Madison, Indiana
Start holiday shopping

Hello Holidays Market
November 13, 2021
Downtown Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Local holiday shopping

Snowman Contest
November 13 – December 17, 2021
Businesses throughout Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Vote for your favorite decorated snowman

A Victorian Christmas Exhibit at Hillforest
November 20 – December 30, 2021 (Tuesdays – Sundays. Closed on Thanksgiving)
213 Fifth Street, Aurora, Indiana
Go back in time to experience a Victorian Christmas

Small Business Saturday
November 27, 2021
Madison Main St., Madison, Indiana
Support local businesses

Snowman Scavenger Hunt
November 27, 2021
Downtown Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Complete the hunt for a box of holiday cookies and sweet treats

Updated: October 23, 2021



2021 Guide to Local Haunted Houses in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky, Southeastern Indiana and Dayton

Haunted Houses 2021 Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Dayton Southeast Indiana

Boo! Get ready to be frightened in a fun way at a local haunted house. Here’s our list for 2021:

NORTHERN KENTUCKY

Covington Haunted Tour
Covington, Kentucky
Learn all about Covington’s scary past

Dead End Haunted House
625 Second Street, Dayton, Kentucky
Located in a former YMCA building, learn about the Hogg Woman

The Mayhem Mansion
13966 DeCoursey Pike, Morning View, Kentucky 41063
A very spooky home. Come if you dare.

Newport is Haunted
Newport, Kentucky
Evening walking tour with a guide who tells scary stories

Sandylandacres Haunted Hayride and Farmers Revenge
4172 Belleview Road, Petersburg
Voted best haunted hayride! Masks to be worn at all times.

Haunted Trails of Whispering Woods
Georgetown
Hayrides take you deep into the back woods

USS Nightmare
101 Riverboat Row in Newport
The 30-minute tour on a steamboat has two very scary levels

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SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Aurora Ghost Walks
October 28–29, 2021
Hillforest Victorian House Museum at Fifth Street, Aurora, Indiana
Tour Aurora streets after dark

Haunted House Lost Soul Asylum
Aurora Fireplace at 5950 Dutch Hollow Road in Aurora, Indiana

Haunted Tour of Metamora
Mid September – October 31, 2021 (Saturdays)
19042 Main Street, Metamora, Indiana
1.5 hour walking haunted tour — learn about the history of Metamora

Horror Hike Haunted Trail
1415 E. Eads Parkway, Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Half-mile hike that will make you scream!


CINCINNATI, OHIO

All Hallow’s Eve Terror Town
1449 Greenbush Cobb Road in Williamsburg, Ohio
Haunted trail, food, drinks, live music and horror games. Masks/social distancing required.

Brimstone Haunt 
472 Brimstone Rd., Wilmington, Ohio
Located at the grounds of the Ohio Renaissance Festival. Three scare options: hayride, forest trail and an indoor haunt. Masks required.

Dent Schoolhouse
5963 Harrison Avenue, Dent, Ohio (45248)
Promoted as Cincinnati’s scariest haunted house! The site has been known to be haunted. (Their website is pretty scary!)

HalloTween
September 25 – October 30, 2021
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Spooky fun for younger ones. Family friendly without fear of running into a monster

Halloween Haunt
September 25 – October 30, 2021
Kings Island in Mason
6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Scare zones include a backwoods bayou, cemetery drive, freak street and nightmare alley.

Haunted Village
October 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 and 23, 2021  6-10 p.m.
Heritage Village Museum at Sharon Woods, Cincinnati, Ohio
Family-friendly, slight-fright event!

Jack O’Lantern Junction
September 18 – October 31, 2021
7379 Squire Court, West Chester, Ohio
Kid-friendly venue with treats

Land of Illusion Scream Park
8762 Thomas Road in Middletown, Ohio
This haunted scream park has 4 haunted houses and 1 trail.

Mt. Healthy Haunted Hall 
7700 Seward Avenue (45231), Cincinnati, Ohio
House, 5 tents, a back yard and a giant vortex. This is the oldest continuously running haunted attraction in the area! Facebook

Haunted Poasttown Elementary School
6600 Trenton-Franklin Road, Middletown, Ohio
Book a group tour
Facebook

Queen City Is Haunted
October through October 24, 2020 (Fridays – Sundays)
American Legacy Tours presents an outside 3/4-mile walking tour about murder, death and other scary tales. Limited tickets for each tour.

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DAYTON, OHIO

Brimstone Haunted Hayride
October 2021
472 Brimstone Rd, Wilmington, Ohio
Hayride and forgotten forest

Barnhill Haunt
3026 W. Barnhill Place, Xenia, Ohio
Drive or walk by venue

Dayton History, Mystery, Mayhem and Murder Tour
October 13–28, 2021 (various dates)
Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum at 118 Woodland Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Tales of bank robbers and murderers

Dayton Scream Park
5117 Valley Street, Dayton, Ohio
Haunted trails, 40 live monsters, hay ride

Face Your Fears Hotel of Terror
1291 Cold Springs Road, Springfield, Ohio
1858 Haunted house with four stories of terror

Haunted Wagon Rides at Young’s Dairy
Friday and Saturday evenings in October 2021
6880 Springfield-Xenia Road, Yellow Springs, Ohio
Scary stories while on the wagon – stories designed for families with kids

Hell’s Dungeon
3866 Linden Ave., Dayton, Ohio (rear of Eastown Shopping Center)
Fridays and Saturday evenings

Horror Acres
6995 Springfield Jamestown Rd in Springfield, Ohio
This haunted attraction has won a lot of “best of’s”…Best Queue Line Entertainer, Best Freddy Krueger, etc…

Jaycees Haunted Castle of Carnage Trail & Maze
September 24 – October 31, 2021 (Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays))
1213 Harshman Rd., Riverside, Ohio
Masks required. Facebook

Lewisburg Haunted Cave 
4392 Swishers Mill Road, Lewisburg, Ohio
Be prepared to get scared 80 feet below the ground in a limestone cave!

Sidney Haunted Woods
September 25 – October 31, 2021 (Saturday nights)
2232 W. Russell Rd., Sidney, Ohio
Half-mile trail of terror.

Terror Maze
October 2021 (Fridays and Saturdays)
6988 Springfield Jamestown Road, Springfield, Ohio
Outdoor maze

Wilmington Haunted Hollow Ride
1261 W. Dalton Road in Wilmington
Enjoy (??) a haunted bus ride through a forest of monsters and more. And there’s more: nightmare penitentiary, slaughter hotel and terror in the corn!

Young’s Haunted Wagon Rides
October 2021 (Friay and Saturday evenings)
Young’s Dairy at 6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd., Yellow Springs, Ohio
Ride is meant for children with no grabbing

Highway 50 Fright Field
October 4–27, 2019 (Fridays and Saturdays)
11294 Highway 50, North Bend, Ohio
Travel a haunted trail into haunted woods and back…

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NORTHERN KENTUCKY

Bobby Mackey’s Ghost Hunt
October 21 and 31, 2021
44 Licking Pike, Wilder, Kentucky
Overnight access, seances and ghost hunting

Covington Haunted Tour
Covington, Kentucky
Learn all about Covington’s scary past

Dead End Haunted House
625 Second Street, Dayton, Kentucky
Located in a former YMCA building, learn about the Hogg Woman

Haunted Trails of Whispering Woods
Georgetown, Kentucky
Hayrides take you deep into the back woods

The Mayhem Mansion
13966 DeCoursey Pike, Morning View, Kentucky 41063
A very spooky home. Come if you dare.

Newport is Haunted
Newport, Kentucky
Evening walking tour with a guide who tells scary stories

Sandylandacres Haunted Hayride and Farmers Revenge
4172 Belleview Road, Petersburg, Kentucky
Voted best haunted hayride! Masks to be worn at all times.

USS Nightmare
101 Riverboat Row in Newport, Kentucky
The 30-minute tour on a steamboat has two very scary levels

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SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Haunted House Lost Soul Asylum
Aurora Fireplace at 5950 Dutch Hollow Road in Aurora, Indiana

Haunted Tour of Metamora
Mid September – October 31, 2021 (Saturdays)
19042 Main Street, Metamora, Indiana
1.5 hour walking haunted tour — learn about the history of Metamora

Horror Hike Haunted Trail
1415 E. Eads Parkway, Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Half-mile hike that will make you scream!


CINCINNATI, OHIO

All Hallow’s Eve Terror Town
1449 Greenbush Cobb Road in Williamsburg, Ohio
Haunted trail, food, drinks, live music and horror games. Masks/social distancing required.

Brimstone Haunt 
472 Brimstone Rd., Wilmington, Ohio
Located at the grounds of the Ohio Renaissance Festival. Three scare options: hayride, forest trail and an indoor haunt. Masks required.

Dent Schoolhouse
5963 Harrison Avenue, Dent, Ohio (45248)
Promoted as Cincinnati’s scariest haunted house! The site has been known to be haunted. (Their website is pretty scary!)

HalloTween
September 25 – October 30, 2021
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Spooky fun for younger ones. Family friendly without fear of running into a monster

Halloween Haunt
September 25 – October 30, 2021
Kings Island in Mason
6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Scare zones include a backwoods bayou, cemetery drive, freak street and nightmare alley.

Haunted Village
October 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 and 23, 2021  6-10 p.m.
Heritage Village Museum at Sharon Woods, Cincinnati, Ohio
Family-friendly, slight-fright event!

Land of Illusion Scream Park
8762 Thomas Road in Middletown, Ohio
This haunted scream park has 4 haunted houses and 1 trail.

Mt. Healthy Haunted Hall 
7700 Seward Avenue (45231), Cincinnati, Ohio
House, 5 tents, a back yard and a giant vortex. This is the oldest continuously running haunted attraction in the area! Facebook

Haunted Poasttown Elementary School
6600 Trenton-Franklin Road, Middletown, Ohio
Book a group tour
Facebook

Nightmare Manor
1601 S. University Blvd, Suite A, Middletown, Ohio
Haunted manor

Queen City Is Haunted
October through November 6, 2021 (Fridays – Sundays)
1332 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio
American Legacy Tours presents an outside 3/4-mile walking tour about murder, death and other scary tales. Limited tickets for each tour.

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DAYTON, OHIO

Brimstone Haunted Hayride
October 2021
472 Brimstone Rd, Wilmington, Ohio
Hayride and forgotten forest

Barnhill Haunt
3026 W. Barnhill Place, Xenia, Ohio
Drive or walk by venue

Dayton History, Mystery, Mayhem and Murder Tour
TBD 2021
Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum at 118 Woodland Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Tales of bank robbers and murderers

Dayton Scream Park
5117 Valley Street, Dayton, Ohio
Haunted trails, 40 live monsters, hay ride

Face Your Fears Hotel of Terror
1291 Cold Springs Road, Springfield, Ohio
1858 Haunted house with four stories of terror

Haunted Wagon Rides at Young’s Dairy
Friday and Saturday evenings in October 2021
6880 Springfield-Xenia Road, Yellow Springs, Ohio
Scary stories while on the wagon – stories designed for families with kids

Hell’s Dungeon
3866 Linden Ave., Dayton, Ohio (rear of Eastown Shopping Center)
Fridays and Saturday evenings

Horror Acres
6995 Springfield Jamestown Rd in Springfield, Ohio
This haunted attraction has won a lot of “best of’s”…Best Queue Line Entertainer, Best Freddy Krueger, etc…

Jaycees Haunted Castle of Carnage Trail & Maze
TBD 2021 (September 25 – October 21, 2020  (Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays))
1213 Harshman Rd., Riverside, Ohio
Masks required. Facebook

Lewisburg Haunted Cave 
4392 Swishers Mill Road, Lewisburg, Ohio
Be prepared to get scared 80 feet below the ground in a limestone cave!

Sidney Haunted Woods
2021 TDB (September 19 – October 31, 2020)
2232 W. Russell Rd., Sidney, Ohio
Half-mile trail of terror.

Terror Maze
October 2021 (Fridays and Saturdays)
6988 Springfield Jamestown Road, Springfield, Ohio
Outdoor maze

Wilmington Haunted Hollow Ride
1261 W. Dalton Road in Wilmington
Enjoy (??) a haunted bus ride through a forest of monsters and more. And there’s more: nightmare penitentiary, slaughter hotel and terror in the corn!

Young’s Haunted Wagon Rides
October 2021 (Friday and Saturday evenings)
Young’s Dairy at 6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd., Yellow Springs, Ohio
Ride is meant for children with no grabbing

Cancelled for 2021
Fear Factory Haunted House
7  S. Eastern Ave in Batesville, Indiana
This house was rated #5 in Indiana! Their website has lots of scary pics so be prepared to be frightened! This house benefits the Cierra’s Club.

Highway 50 Fright Field
11294 Highway 50, North Bend, Ohio
Travel a haunted trail into haunted woods and back…

Madisonville Haunted Trail
Trail entrance behind the school off Bramble and Homer (4324 Home Ave), Madisonville, Cincinnati, Ohio
Less-spooky version at 6pm. Haunted version at 7pm. 

Zipping from Zombies
Camp Kern at 5291 State Route 360, Oregonia, Ohio
Escape the undead below!

If haunted houses are not your thing, take a look at homes in the area for sale!

Local Guide to October Events and Fun Things to Do

October events Sibcy Cline


There are many fun things to do throughout October. You can enjoy community festivals, pumpkin patches and concerts, to name a few. We’ve gathered many of the local events happening throughout Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky; Dayton and Springfield, Ohio; and Southeastern Indiana for you to review. Be sure to enjoy one or two this month.

Events are in order by region and date.

Have we missed your event? Let us know at sknabe@sibcycline.com.

CINCINNATI AND NORTHERN KENTUCKY

Monarch Festival
Through October 2, 2021
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden at 3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the butterflies

Fright Night Weekend
Through October 3, 2021
Washington Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Free Halloween movies

Homearama at Parkside Estates
Through October 3, 2021
Parkside Estates at Coldstream (Anderson Township), Cincinnati, Ohio
View luxury homes

Pipeline
Through October 16, 2021
Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati at 1127 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Parenthood, education and the experience of young black men

Jackson Family Farm – Fall on the Farm Festival
Through October 24, 2021 (weekends)
6760 West Alexandria Road, Middletown, Ohio
Fall on the Farm: farm animals, corn barn, hay tower, hayride, pumpkin launcher and more

Fall Festival
Through October 30, 2021 (Weekends) 
Burger Farm and Garden Center at 7849 Main Street, Newtown, Ohio
Animated pumpkin land, puppet show, farm animals, pony rides, carnival rides and more

HalloTween
Through October 30, 2021
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Spooky fun for younger ones. Family friendly without fear of running into a monster

Halloween Haunt
Through October 30, 2021
Kings Island in Mason
6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Scare zones include a backwoods bayou, cemetery drive, freak street and nightmare alley.

Halloween Haunt
Through October 30, 2021 (Friday and Saturday nights)
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Scare mazes and zones, live entertainment, night rides

Jack O’Lantern Junction
Through October 31, 2021
7379 Squire Court, West Chester, Ohio
Kid-friendly venue with treats

Sandylandacres Haunted Hayride
Through October 30, 2021 (Fridays and Saturdays)
4172 Belleview Road, Petersburg, Kentucky
Date to ride!

Fall Fun at Evans Orchard
Through October 31, 2021
198 Stone Road, Georgetown, Kentucky

Fall on the Farm at Blooms & Berries Farm Market
Through October 31, 2021
9669 South SR 48, Loveland, Ohio
Fall on the Farm Fall Festival: Hayrides, corn maze, farm animal and more. Online reservations required.

Country Pumpkins Fall Festival
Through October 31, 2021
1835 Sherman Mt. Zion Rd., Dry Ridge, Kentucky
Activities, pumpkins, petting zoo, hayrides and more (rides on Friday evenings through Sundays)

Footloose the Musical
Through October 31, 2021
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
A classic

Jack O’Lantern Junction
Through October 31, 2021 (Closed on Wednesdays)
EnterTRAINment Junction at 7379 Squire Court, West Chester, Ohio
Trick or treat maze, kid-friendly ghosts and indoor pumpkin patch

Ohio Renaissance Festival
Through October 31, 2021 (Weekends)
10542 E. State Route 73, Waynesville, Ohio
Eat, drink, enjoy everything renaissance

Truth and Reconciliation Visual Art Exhibition
Through October 31, 2021
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center at 50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, Ohio
Portraits, paintings and poetry addresses truth and reconciliation

All Hallows’ Eve – Terror Town
Through November 6, 2021
1449 Greenbush Cobb Rd., Williamsburg, Ohio
19th century town and haunted trail

Portopia
Through December 19, 2021
Historic Torchlight Pass at 1131 Central Ave., Middletown, Ohio
Dimensional art, sound, light and touch

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Cincinnati Donauschwaben Society Oktoberfest
October 1–3, 2021 
4290 Dry Ridge Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Beer, food and live performances

Cincinnati International Wine Festival
October 1–2, 2021
Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
700+ wines and 200 wineries

Earth, Wind and Fire
October 1, 2021
Andrew Brady Icon Music Center, downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
An iconic band!

Fall Family Festival
October 1–2, 2021
Laurel Bend at 86 Oldham Dr., Falmouth, Kentucky
Oct 1: Adults only event with food, drinks, music and fire pits
Oct 2: All welcome

Fall for Symmes
October 1, 2021
Symmes Park at 11600 Lebanon Rd, Symmes Township, Ohio
Enjoy this festival

Friday Night Lights: Hocus Pocus
October 1, 2021
Oxford Community Art Center at 10 S. College Ave., Oxford, Ohio
Wear a costume and get one free bag of popcorn

Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery
October 1–3, 2021
Fairfield Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, Ohio
Fairfield Footlighters presents a mystery

Kentucky’s Edge
October 1–2, 2021
Various locations in Covington and Newport, Kentucky
Bourbon music festival at N Ky Convention Center, MainStrasse Village and various bars and restaurants

Kentucky Wool Festival
October 1–3, 2021
48 Concord Caddo Rd., Falmouth, Kentucky
Petting zoo, music, food vendors and more

St. Agnes Oktoberfest
October 1–3, 2021
St. Agnes Church at 1680 Dixie Highway, Ft. Wright, Kentucky
Live music, food, rides and games

Apple Butter Festival
October 2–3, 2021
Hueston Woods State Park, Oxford, Ohio
Experience 19th century farm life

Boo Fest
October 2, 2021
Chamberlin Park, 7640 Plainfield Rd., Deer Park (Cincinnati), Ohio
Food, games, haunted trail and costume party

Cincinnati Jazz & BBQ Festival
October 2, 2021
Madison Road in Madisonville, Cincinnati, Ohio
Food and jazz

Gorman Heritage Farm Sunflower Festival
October 2–3, 2021
Gorman Heritage Farm at 10052 Reading Rd., Evendale, Ohio
Live music, hayrides, food trucks, sunflower maze and more

Harvest Fest
October 2, 2021
Garver Family Farm at 6716 Hamilton Lebanon Rd., Middletown, Ohio
Hayrides, food trucks, music, activities for kids and pumpkins

Mutter Gottes Neighborhood Association Pumpkin Sale
October 2, 2021
Corner of W 6th and Craig Streets, Covington, Kentucky
Purchase a pumpkin or two

Ride and Thrive Bike Ride
October 2, 2021
Clear Creek Park
Ride is 3.5 miles long round trip and goes along the Little Miami Scenic Trail

Schappacher Farms
October 2–3, 2021 (+ October weekends) 
3068 W SR 73, Wilmington, Ohio
Pumpkin patch, corn maze, train rides, hay rides, petting zoo, face painting
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Serenity Jam
October 2, 2021
Seasongood Pavilion at Eden Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Live bands all day, food, drinks

Sunflower Festival
October 2–3, 2021
Gorman Heritage Farm at 10052 Reading Rd., Evendale, Ohio
Music, hayrides, food trucks, farm animals, corn mazes

Sunflower Festival
October 2–3, 2021
Gorman Farm at 10052 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio (Evendale)
Crafts and fun

Wyoming Fall Festival
October 2, 2021
Wyoming Avenue, Wyoming, Ohio
Entertainment near the gazebo the Village Green Park; food and fun!

Beyond the Curb Urban Living Tour
October 3, 2021
Covington’s West Side and Old Seminary Square, Covington, Kentucky
View historic homes, gardens, parks and eclectic neighborhoods

Hyde Park Art Show
October 3, 2021
Hyde Park Square, Erie Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio
55-year tradition! See and buy art!

Jazz in the Park
October 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2021
Washington Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Local jazz artists perform

Hero Night Festival

October 5, 2021
DCCH Center Festival Grounds at 75 Orphanage Road, Fort Mitchell, Kentucky
Food, activities, touch-a-truck, first responders and more

Movie Night on the Levee
October 7–28, 2021 (Thursdays) (+Thursdays through December 23, 2021)
One Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky
Family-friendly Halloween movies; bring blankets and chairs

Sex n’ the City: A Musical Parody
October 7–8, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut, Cincinnati, Ohio
A take on the TV show

Sound of Music
October 7–17, 2021 (various dates)
Washington Opera House at 116 W. 2nd St., Maysville, Kentucky
The hills are alive!

Dierks Bentley Concert
October 8, 2021
Riverbend Music Center q5b 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Haunted Village
October 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 and 23, 2021
Sharon Woods Park
11450 Lebanon Road, Sharonville, Ohio 45241
Take a wagon ride through the village or wall – if you dare! Dress in costume and trick or treat. Fun and games.

Moan Alone Dinner Theatre
October 8–22, 2021 (various dates)
The Liberty Exhibition Gall at 3938 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
A comedy about zombies

Operation Pumpkin

October 8–10, 2021
High Street, Hamilton, Ohio
Vendors, pumpkin weigh offs, pet parade and more

Romeo & Juliet
October 8 – November 13, 2021 (various dates)
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company at 1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
A classic play about love

Sex and the City
October 8, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
A parody of the TV series

Walk on Wilburn
October 8, 2021 (+Nov 12, Dec 10, Jan 14)
East Walnut Hills business district along Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Shop, eat and enjoy

Andrew Schultz Concert
October 9, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Asian Food Fest
October 9–10, 2021
Court Street Plaza at E. Court St. between Vine and Walnut, Cincinnati, Ohio
Authentic Asian food; entertainment

Bellevue Fall Fest
October 9, 2021
Bellevue, Kentucky
Enjoy shopping at local stores

Great Pumpkin Fest
October 9, 2021
Keehner Park at 7211 Barret Road, West Chester, Ohio
Puppet show, custom contest for kids and non-scary haunted trails

The City Flea
October 9, 2021 (+December 11)
Washington Park in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
See what treasures you can find from 100+ vendors! Food trucks, too

Disney’s Descendants
October 9–17, 2021 (various dates)
Taft Theatre at 317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Children’s Theater productions – Children of Maleficent, Cruella De Vil and Jafar attend school along with children of their sworn enemies

Fall Fest Taste of Bellevue
October 9, 2021
Fairfield and Washington Aves., Bellevue, Kentucky
Shop and eat!

Harvest Moon Festival
October 9, 2021
Swaim Park at 7650 Cooper Road, Montgomery, Ohio
Hayrides, pumpkins and more!

Market Bleu
October 9, 2021
Contemporary Arts Center at 44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, Ohio
View and purchase art!

Music on the Avenue
October 9–10, 2021
Downtown Harrison, Ohio

Ohio Sauerkraut Festival
October 9–10, 2021
Downtown Waynesville, Ohio
Enjoy sauerkraut-based foo, plus fun

Oxford Wine and Craft Beer Festival
October 9, 2021
Downtown Oxford, Ohio
Wine, music, art and food

Remembering James: The Life and Music of James Brown
October 9, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Listen to all of his hits

Sayler Park Harvest Fest
October 9, 2021
Nelson Sayler Memorial Park
Music, food, flowers, pumpkins, arts and crafts

Second Saturday Flea Market
October 9, 2021 (+Nov 13, Dec 11)
Laurel Bend at 86 Oldham Dr., Falmouth, Kentucky
Find a treasure

Turning of the Leaves
October 9, 2021
Augusta, Kentucky
Entertainment, vendors and a great way to welcome the fall season

The West End
October 9 –November 7, 2021 (various dates)
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park at 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
1941 Cincinnati’s historic West End historic drama

Comboni Missionaries Taste of Mission
October 10, 2021
1318 Nagel Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Food truck international cuisine; beer and wine tastings;

Cruise In Car Show at Spring Grove Cemetery
October 10, 2021
Spring Grove Cemetery at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Look at cars from 1995 and older

Jubilee: Westside Community Band Fall Concert
October 10, 2021
Mt. St. Joseph at 5701 Delhi Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert performances with classical, ragtime and jazz

Second Sunday on Main
October 10, 2021 (+ Nov 14)
Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
100+ vendors with a parade

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats
October 12, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

The Mersey Beatles: Four Lads from Liverpool
October 13, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
A tribute band

Charm Farm Vintage Market
October 15–17, 2021
4953 Bunnell Hill Road, Lebanon, Ohio
Vintage furniture, gifts, clothing, home decor and jewelry. Food trucks. Tickets sold online

Fall Movie Night
October 15, 2021
Fairfield Twp, Ohio

Haunt Your House – Fort Mitchell
October 15–17, 2021
Homes throughout Fort Michell, Kentucky
Decorate your home and your might win a prize!

Hocus Pocus Outdoor Movie Night
October 15, 2021
E. Loveland Nature Preserve at 227 E. Loveland, Ohio
Bring blankets/chairs; costume contest; food truck; free popcorn

In Real Life Comedy Tour Featuring Mike Epps
October 15, 2021
Heritage Bank Center at 100 Broadway, Cincinnati, Ohio
Five comedians to enjoy

20th Annual College Advantage Redlegs Run
October 16, 2021
Great American Ballpark at 100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, Ohio
Runners/walkers welcome for the 10k, 5k and one-mile runs

ArtWave’s Enjoy the Arts@Parks: Winton Woods
October 16, 2021
Winton Woods at 10245 Winton Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Afternoon concert!

Cincy Sweetest Day R&B Fest
October 16, 2021
Heritage Bank Center at 100 Broadway, Cincinnati, Ohio
Listen to sweet R&B music!

Fall Foliage Hike
October 16, 2021
Harbin Park at 1300 Hunter Rd., Fairfield, Ohio
Must register for hike

Fall Food Festival
October 16–17, 2021
Findlay Market at 1801 Race St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Sample fall-themed food, live music, scavenger hunt for kids; advance tickets required

HallZOOween
October 16–17, 23–24 and 30–31, 2021 (Weekends)
3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45220
Trick or treat stations, special animals to meet, beauty shop of horror and more! Wear your costume if you like! 

Harvest Festival & Gathering
October 16–17, 2021
Caesar’s Creek Pioneer Village at 3999 Pioneer Village Rd., Waynesville, Ohio
Learn how the pioneers prepared for wintertime

Harvest Hootenanny
October 16, 2021
Story Woods Park at 694 Pontius Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Interact with animals, face painting, pick a pumpkin

Kentucky Symphony Orchestra
October 16, 2021
St. Henry High School at 3755 Scheben Dr., Erlanger, Kentucky
Enjoy the music

The Market
October 16, 2021 (+Nov 13)
Medpace at 5375 Medpace Way, Madisonville (Cincinnati), Ohio
35+ local vendors

Norwood Historic Home Tour and Fall Festival
October 16, 2021
Starts at Victory Park, Norwood, Ohio
Festival at Off Pike Market. Live music, crafts and food trucks

Signature Over-the-Rhine Tour
October 16 and 23, 2021 (+Nov 6 and 20; Dec 4)
Findlay Market at 1801 Race St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Guided tour through the German historic district. Stop at 4 restaurants for lunch and wine/beer.

Weber Family Pumpkin Festival
October 16–17, 2021
6007 Kilby Road in Harrison, Ohio
Enjoy pumpkins, crafts, games, food, music, pony rides and a petting zoo!

Burlington Antique Show
October 17, 2021
Boone County Fairgrounds at 5819 Idlewild, Burlington, Kentucky
Over 200 dealers –find a treasure

Lakeridge Hall Funfest Dance
October 17, 2021
7200 Pippin Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
DJ, costume contest and more

Midland Concert
October 17, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Pretty Woman: The Musical
October 19–31, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
The movie is brought to life

Chris Stapleton Concert
October 21, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Madcap Puppets; Legend of Sleepy Hollow
October 21, 2021
City Building at 2355 Dixie Highway, Fort Mitchell, Kentucky
Free coffee and hot chocolate; receive a trick or treat bag

Autumn Night Skies
October 22, 2021
Huffman Park at 2100 John Gray Rd., Fairfield, Ohio
Must register for event

Cincinnati Coffee Festival
October 22–24, 2021
Music Hall at 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Calling all coffee and tea lovers!

The Science Behind Pixar
October 22, 2021 – April 24, 2022
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal at 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Discover how Pixar comes to life!

Cincy Holiday Expo
October 23–24, 2021
Sharonville Convention Center at 11355 Chester Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Artisans, decor and more

Covington Night Bazaar
October 23, 2021
Roebling Point, Covington, Kentucky
Various artisan vendors

Fall Festival at Washington Park
October 23–24, 2021
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Arts and crafts, baked goods and more

Halloween Walk at Village Green Park
October 23, 2021
Fairfield Village Green on Fairfield Commons Dr., Fairfield, Ohio
Local businesses will have treats

Monster Bash
October 23, 2021
The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati at 4015 Red Bank Road, Cincinnati, Ohio
Costume party for the family, trick or treating and contests

Nightmare Before Christmas Film with Live Orchestra
October 23–24, 2021
Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati Pops performs along with the movie

Queen City Vaudevillians
October 23, 2021 (+Dec 18)
Falcon Theatre at 636 Monmouth Street, Newport, Kentucky
Halloween Show

Spook-O-Ree 2021
October 23 and 30, 2021
Cub World at 6035 Price Road, Loveland, Ohio
Storytelling, games and more

Trail of Treats
October 23, 2021
Bebb MetroPark at 1979 Bebb Park Lane, Okeana, Ohio
Dress in your costumer Trail of treats for kids of all ages.

Cincinnati Alchemy Fest
October 24, 2021
Arts’ on the Ave at 2141 Central Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Cocktail competition, art and music festival

MainStrasse Village Flea
October 24, 2021
MainStrasse promenade between Philadelphia and Main Streets, Covington, Kentucky
Find a treasure

Spooktacular
October 24, 2021
Downtown Harrison, Ohio

Spooky Sunday
October 24, 2021
Presidents Park, Edgewood, Kentucky
Costume contest, parade haunted forest, magic show and treat bags

Final Friday
October 29, 2021 (+Nov 26 and Dec 17)
Pendleton Art Center at 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Meet the artists and purchase artwork

Halloween Drive-in Movie Night 6pm
Halloween Drive-in Movie Night 8pm
October 29, 2021
Wyoming Rec and Family Aquatic Center at 9940 Springfield Pike, Wyoming, Ohio
Fun!

Halloween House-Decorating Contest
October 29, 2021
Ft. Thomas, Kentucky

Boos & Brews on the Levee
October 30, 2021
Newport on the Levee
Dress in costume; music and spooky fun

Fortune Feimster – 2 Sweet 2 Salty
October 30, 2021
Taft Theatre at 317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Comedian and actor, Fortune Feimster

Halloween Hunt ‘N Hike
October 30, 2021
Angst Nature Preserve MetroPark, 4050 Trenton Oxford Rd., Hamilton, Ohio
Search for nature’s creepy critters; candy, too; costume encouraged

Halloween Paranormal Investigation
October 30, 2021
Caesar Creek Pioneer Village at 3999 Pioneer Village Rd., Waynesville, Ohio
Purchase tickets in advance

Treat Street
October 30, 2021
Bridgewater Falls at 3385 Princeton Rd., Fairfield Township, Ohio
Wear your costume and enjoy music, refreshments and trick or treat

Flying Pig Marathon
October 31, 2021
Paul Brown Stadium at One Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, Ohio
The 23rd race!

Millennium Tour 2021
October 31, 2021
Heritage Bank Center at 100 Broadway, Cincinnati, Ohio
R&B artists playing their music

Need Your Love
October 31 – December 12, 2021 (various dates)
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park at 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
Music and story of Little Willie John

Trick or Treat at the Market
October 31, 2021
Findlay Market at 1801 Race St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Kids will have fun collecting candy

DAYTON AND SPRINGFIELD, OHIO

Art on the Commons
Through November 20, 2021
Rosewood Arts Centre at 2655 Olson Dr., Kettering, Ohio
Rotating exhibitions and virtual experience

Footloose the Musical
Through October 31, 2021
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
A classic

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Heritage of Flight Festival and Parade
October 1–3, 2021
Main Street in New Carlisle, Ohio
Enjoy the parade of planes, live entertainment, carnival rides and more!

Kids Night Out
October 1, 2021
Rec Center at 1111 Stonequarry Rd., Dayton, Ohio
Swimming, games and crafts

Art SoFo
October 2, 2021
South Fountain neighborhood, Springfield, Ohio
Celebrating art; food, too

Chalkfest
October 2, 2021
50 West Main Street, Springfield, Ohio
Chalk artists, live music, food trucks and kid activities

Chocolate Festival
October 2, 2021
Montgomery County Fairgrounds at 645 Infirmary Rd., Dayton, Ohio
Chocolatiers, food trucks, kids zone, games and festival stage

City of Trenton Fall Fest
October 2, 2021
Trenton Community Park & Amphitheater at 440 Dell Dr., Trenton, Ohio
Classic car show, games, fireworks, live music

Dayton Liederkranz-Turner Oktoberfest
October 2, 2021
Dayton, Ohio

Make It Dayton Festival
October 2, 2021
Carillon Historical Park at 1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
It’s a day for tinkers, inventors and hobbyists!

Ohio National Doll Show
October 2–3, 2021
Roberts Centre at 123 Gano Rd., Wilmington, Ohio
All sorts of dolls and toys

Springboro 4th Annual BBQ Fest
October 2, 2021
North Park at 195 Tamarack Trail, Springboro, Ohio
BBQ, bands and beer

Spring Valley Potato Festival
October 2–3, 2021
Spring Valley, Ohio
Run/walk, rides, potato soup and candy, entertainment

Try A Truck – Beavercreek
October 2, 2021
789 Orchard Lane, Beavercreek, Ohio
Big trucks to check out and the Beavercreek Township Fire Department will host an open house

Waitress – Broadway Tour
October 2, 2021
Clark State Performing Arts Center, Springfield, Ohio
Enjoy pie!

Deeds Carillon Concert
October 3, 10,17 and 24, 2021 (+ Nov 20, 23, Dec 7)
Carillon Park at 1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Listen to carillonneur Larry Weinstein

Fall Festival
October 3, 2021
Stubbs Park at 255 W. Spring Valley Rd., Centerville, Ohio
Free pumpkins for kids, wagon rides, face painting, games, live music

Diamond Rio Concert
October 7, 2021
Clark State Performing Arts Center at 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Enjoy the music!

Ghost Tours of Springfield
October 7, 14 and 21, 2021
202 N. Limestone St., Springfield, Ohio
One-mile walking tour in historic downtown Springfield

Fall Festival at Bergefurds Farm Market and Greenhouses
October 8–9, 2021
234 West ST 350, Wilmington, Ohio
Corn maze, pumpkin patch, hay rides and more

Mother’s Bluegrass Revival
October 8–10, 2021
Mother Stewart’s Brewing Company at 102 W. Columbia St., Springfield, Ohio
Great music!

Pink-Toberfest
October 8, 2021
W. Main Street, Downtown Troy, Ohio
Concert, food trucks, craft beer and raffles

Enon Apple Butter Festival
October 9–10, 2021
120 S. Xenia Dr., Enon, Ohio
Enjoy apple butter cooked over open wood-burning fires

Fall Country Concert
October 9, 2021
Clark County Fairgrounds at 4410 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield, Ohio
The Voice’s Ian Flanigan headlines

Vandalia Fall Festival
October 9, 2021
Art Park at 256 E. Alkaline Springs Rd., Vandalia, Ohio
Live music, food trucks, arts and crafts, s’mores, pumpkin patch

Yellow Springs Street Fair
October 9, 2021
Yellow Springs, Ohio
Food, artisans and more

Tour de Gem – Dayton Cycling Classic
October 10, 2021
Riverscape Metro Park at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
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Bradford Pumpkin Show
October 12–16, 2021
Bradford, Ohio
Daily parades, fair food, rides and pumpkins
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Fairborn Food Truck Rally
October 13 and 27, 2021
103 W. Main Street, Fairborn, Ohio
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday
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Creepy Crawl Scavenger Hunt
October 14–29, 2021
Throughout Kettering, Ohio
Registered teams are sent packets and can hunt from the 145th–28th!

Ghost Walk on Main
October 14, 2021
Benham’s Grove at 166 N, Main Street, Centerville, Ohio
Haunted history walking tour

Halloween Festival
October 15–17, 2021
Fri: Spooktacular parade and costume contest at Fairborn YMCA
Fri–Sun: Festival

Stomp
October 15–17, 2021
Victoria Theatre at 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Percussion sensation with brooms, cans, hubcaps and more

Masquerage
October 16, 2021
804 Building at 804 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Party for a cause
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Open Aircraft Days at the Air Force Museum
October 16, 2021 (+Nov 13 and Dec 18)
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz St., Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
Up-close look at different aircraft

Skinner Pipe Organ Performance
October 17 and 30, 2021 (+Nov 7 and 21; Dec 5 and 19)
Mimi & Stuart Rose Auditorium at the Dayton Art Institute at 456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton, Ohio
Enjoy the concert

Springfield Antique Show and Flea Market
October 16, 2021
Clark County Fairgrounds at 4401 S. Charleston Pike
Find a treasure

Taste of Troy Trivia Night
October 16, 2021
444 E. Walter St., Troy, Ohio
Play trivia and taste some Troy-based goodies

3rd Sunday at Front Street
October 17, 2021 (+Nov 21 and Dec 19)
Front Street, Dayton, Ohio
Market, art galleries, food trucks, live music from 11am–4pm
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3rd on Third Outdoor Market
October 17, 2021
1301 East Third Street, Dayton, Ohio
Eclectic outdoor market

Airness
October 21 – November 7, 2021 (various dates)
The Loft Theatre at 126 N. Main Street, Dayton, Ohio
Play about an air guitar competition

Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson
October 22–31, 2021
Beavercreek Community Theatre at 3868 Dayton-Xenia Road, Beavercreek, Ohio
Comedic historical rock musical

My Strange and Spooky World
October 22, 2021
Verity Lodge at 4200 N. University Blvd., Middletown, Ohio
Paranormal researcher James A. Willis will talk about unusual happenings in Ohio

Brooms Shoosha Broom
October 24, 2021
Chrisholm MetroPark at 2070 Woodsdale Rd., Trenton, Ohio
Make broom our of corn and visit with farm animals

Oktoberfest – The Dayton Art Institute
October 24–25, 2021
Dayton Art Institute at 456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton, Ohio
456 Belmonte Park N., Dayton, Ohio

Halloween Game Night
October 25, 2021
Rec Center at 111 Stonequarry Rd., Dayton, Ohio
Movie, games, candy and more

Pumpkin Glow on Stoddard Ave.
October 25–26, 2021
Stoddard Avenue, Dayton Ohio 45405
View 1,000 jack o’lanterns in Grafton Hills; food trucks
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Pumpkin Hunt
October 28, 2021
Chrisholm MetroPark at 2070 Woodsdale Rd., Trenton, Ohio
Learn all about pumpkins and decorate one

Nighttime Trail Fest (For Kids)
October 29, 2021
Cincinnati Nature Center at 4949 Tealtown Road, Milford, Ohio
Make a craft, learn about nighttime animals, roast marshmallows

Red Herring
October 29–31, 2021 (+Nov 5–7, 2021)
Clark State Performing Arts Center, Springfield, Ohio
A murder mystery

Fall at the Fairgrounds Craft Show
October 30–31, 2021
Clark County Fairgrounds at 4401 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield, Ohio
100+ vendors

Hauntfest
October 30, 2021
Oregon District, downtown Dayton, Ohio
Halloween party: Live music and DJs, food trucks and street performers

Hometown Halloween
October 30, 2021
Downtown Troy, Ohio
Enter a costume contest and trick-or-treat with Troy merchants

Kettering Jack-O-Lantern Glow
October 30, 2021
Kettering, Ohio
Carve a pumpkin, add a light and place it in front of your home

Standing up to POTS 5k/2k Race
October 30, 2021
Wittenberg University at 734 Woodlawn Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Run/walk raising money for postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS)

Wag-O-Ween
October 30, 2021
Kettering Recreation Center at 2900 Glengarry Dr., Kettering, Ohio
Doggy trick or treating, photo booth, pet costume contests

Centerville Trick or Treating
October 31, 2021 6pm–8pm
Centerville, Ohio

Plain and Simple Life on the Farm
October 31, 2021
Chrisholm MetroPark at 2070 Woodsdale Rd., Trenton, Ohio
Celebrate the Amish that settles Chrisholm Historic Farmstead

Vandalia Trick or Treating
October 31, 2021 –6pm–8pm
Vandalia, Ohio

SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Aurora Farmer’s Fair
Through October 2, 2021
Aurora, Indiana
Parade, rides, exhibits and food!

Vogt Farm Pumpkin Festival
Through October 26, 2021 (Saturdays and Sundays)
Vogt Farm at 12115 N. State Rd. 129, Batesville, Indiana
Pumpkin patch, petting zoo, corn maze
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Annual Ertel Cellars Winery Festival
October 1–2, 2021
3794 East County Road, 1110 North Batesville, Indiana
Live entertainment under a big-top tent with wine tasting, food and pumpkins!

Annual Fiesta Hispana
October 2, 2021
Liberty Park at 716 S. Park Ave., Batesville, Indiana
Music and more!

Holy Family Church Fall Festival
October 3, 2021
22154 Main St., Oldenburg, Indiana
Chicken/roast beef dinners, raffles and more

Loft Tour
October 2, 2021
Downtown Madison, Indiana
View some beautiful homes

Tri-State Antique Market 
October 3, 2021
Lawrenceburg Fairgrounds at U.S. 50 and Hollywood Blvd., Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Find a special treasure!

HOWLoween
October 7, 2021
Red Wolf Sanctuary Center at 3027 SR 262, Rising Sun, Indiana
Picnic supper and share snacks with animals

Navy Bean Festival
October 8–9, 2021
Downtown Rising Sun, Indiana
Navy bean soup, homemade cornbread and other great food, rides, games and more

Vogt Farm Pumpkin Festival
Oct 2–24, 2021 (Saturdays and Sundays)
Vogt Farm at 12115 N. State Rd. 129, Batesville, Indiana
Pumpkin patch, pettering zoo, corn maze
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Tri-State Antique Market 
October 3, 2021
Lawrenceburg Fairgrounds at U.S. 5o and Hollywood Blvd., Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Find a special treasure!

Mayhem in the Maze
October 8–23, 2021 (Fridays and Saturdays)
Vogt Farm at 12115 N. State Rd. 129, Batesville, Indiana
8:30–11pm – the maze comes alive!
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Chalktoberfest
October 9, 2021
Location TBD
Ripley County presents a competitive chalk-drawing contest

Second Annual Scarecrow Display Contest
October 25–30, 2021
Madison Main Street, Madison, Indiana
Look at spooky and festive scarecrows

Updated: October 11, 2021







Guide to the Local Community Theater Season for Fall/Winter 2021 and 2022

Community theater

One of the best parts about living in our region is the robust and diverse arts scene. In addition to a healthy roster of music venues and art museums, it is full of both professional and community theater. Below is a sampling of what some of our community theaters are offering this season. 

Community theaters are listed alphabetically for Cincinnati, Dayton and Springfield, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; and Southeastern Indiana:

Acting Up
Mason, Ohio 

  • Seussical Jr.:  Nov 5–7, 2021

Actor’s Theatre Fairborn
23 E. Main St., Fairborn, Ohio

Beechmont Players
Anderson Center Theatre, Anderson Township, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • The Importance of Being Earnest: Nov 5–13, 2021 (various dates)
  • The Odd Couple: Feb 4–12, 2022 (various dates)
  • Wrong Window: May 6–14, 2022 (various dates)

Beavercreek Community Theatre
3868 Dayton-Xenia Road, Beavercreek, Ohio

  • It’s Only a Play: Aug 27–Sept 6, 2021
  • Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson: Oct 22–31, 2021
  • Whinny the Pooh: Dec 3–10, 2021
  • Picasso at the Lapin Agile: Jan 28–Feb 6, 2022
  • Surprising Story of the 3 Little Pigs: Mar 5–14, 2022
  • There Should be Roses: April 22–May 1, 2022
  • Something Rotten: June 17–26, 2021

Bespoke Theatre
Dayton, Ohio

  • The Tempest:  July 25 – Aug 3, 2021 (various dates)

Brookville Community Theatre
7700 Arlington Road, Brookville, Ohio

  • Blithe the Spirit: Sept 9 –19, 2021 (various dates)
  • Christmas Dreams: Nov 11–21, 2021 

The Carnegie
1028 Scott Boulevard, Covington, Kentucky

  • Little Show of Horrors: Aug 13–22, 2021 (various dates)* Playing at Covington Plaza Amphitheater
  • End of the Rainbow: Sept 10–19, 2021 (various dates)
  • Sound of Music: Jan 29 –Feb 13, 2022 (various dates)
  • A New Play (TBD): April 1–16, 2022 (various dates)

CenterStage Players
Lockland High School Auditorium at 249 W. Forrer Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley: Nov 12–12, 2021
  • Incorrigible: Feb 18–27, 2022 
  • Heathers – The Musical: Apr 22 – May 1, 2022 

Cincinnati Music Theatre
Jarson Kaplan Theatre at the Aronoff, downtown Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Shout! The Mod Musical: Sept 4–11, 2021 (various dates)
  • Between the Lines, Outside the Margins: Feb 4–12, 2022 (various dates)
  • Falsettos: June 10–18, 2022 (various dates)
  • Priscilla, Queen of the Desert: Nov 12–20, 2022 (various dates)

Covedale Center for the Performing Arts
4990 Glenway Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio

  • The Odd Couple: Sept 16 – Oct 10, 2021
  • All Shook Up: Oct 21 – Nov 14, 2021
  • Elf: Dec 2–26, 2021 (no 12/24 or 12/25)
  • Beehive – The Musical: Jan 27 –Feb 20, 2022
  • On the Town: Mar 17 – Apr 10, 2022

Dayton Playhouse
1301 E. Siebenthaler Avenue, Dayton, Ohio

  • American Son: Sept 17–26, 2021
  • The Great Gatsby: Nov 5–14, 2021
  • Into the Woods: Jan 14–20, 2022
  • August: Osage County: Mar 4–13, 2022
  • Hello, Dolly: April 29–May 15, 2022

Dayton Theatre Guild
430 Wayne Avenue, Dayton, Ohio

  • Morning’s at Seven: Aug 20 – Sept 5, 2021

The Drama Workshop at The Glenmore Playhouse
3716 Glenmore Avenue, Cheviot (Cincinnati), Ohio 

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
1127 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Pipeline Sep 22–Oct 16, 2021
  • Cinderella Dec 1–30, 2021
  • Queen: Jan 26–Feb 26, 2022
  • Your Negro Tour Gude / I Shall Not Be Moved: Mar 23–Apr 23, 2022
  • Tiny Beautiful Things: May 18 – June 19, 2022

The Fairfield Footlighters
Fairfield Community Arts Center, Fairfield, Ohio

  • The Odd Couple: Sept 30 – Oct 16, 2021
  • Bonnie & Clyde: Jan 20 – Feb 6, 2022
  • Something Rotten: April 28–May 15, 2022
  • A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder: Oct 6–23, 2022

Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre
Harry T. Wilks Conference Center at 1601 University Boulevard, Hamilton, Ohio

  • The Courier Savage: Sept 30 –Oct 2, 2021
  • The Sound of Music: Dec 2021
  • Amour: Feb 2022
  • Sweeney Todd: April–May 2022

The Human Race Theatre Company
Loft Theatre at 126 N. Main Street in Dayton, Ohio

  • Looped: Aug 5–22, 2021
  • Airness: Oct 21–Nov 7, 2021
  • Who’s Holiday: Dec 2–19, 2021
  • Everything That’s Beautiful: Feb 17 – Mar 6, 2022

Lebanon Theatre Company
10 S. Mechanic Street, Lebanon, Ohio

  • Sunset Duets Shine Bright: Aug 21, 2021
  • Moonlight and Magnolias: Sep 3–12, 2021 (various dates)

Loveland Stage Company
111 S. 2nd Street (Route 48), Loveland, Ohio

Mariemont Players
Walton Creek Theater at 4101 Walton Creek Road, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • The Outsider: Sept10–26, 2021
  • The Last Night of Ballyhoo: Nov 5–21, 2021
  • Intimate Apparel: Jan 7–23, 2022
  • Ripcord: Mar 11–27, 2022
  • Ada and the Engine: May 6–22, 2022
  • Harvey: July 8–24, 2022

Mason Community Players
2752 S US Route 42, Lebanon, Ohio

  • Annie Get Your Gun: Summer 2021
  • The Yellow Boat: Fall 2021
  • Moon Over Buffalo: Spring 2022
  • Calendar Girls: Winter 2022

Maysville Players
Washington Opera House at 116 W. 2nd St., Maysville, Kentucky

  • The Sound of Music: October 2021
  • A Christmas Story: December 2021
  • Mary Todd: A New American Musical: February 2022
  • Big Love: May 2022
  • Alice in Wonderland, the Musical: July 2022

Middletown Lyric Theatre
1530 Central Avenue, Middletown, Ohio

  • 8 Track: the Sounds of the 70s in Concert: Sept 17–18, 2021
  • The Butterfingers Angel: Dec 10–12, 2021

Richmond Civic Theatre
1003 E. Main St., Richmond, Indiana

  • Drinking Habits:Aug 13–15 and 22–22, 2021
  • Wait Until Dark: Oct 22–24 and 29–30, 2021
  • The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: Dec 10–12 and 17–19, 2021
  • Sylvia: Jan 21–23 and28–29, 2022
  • You’re a Good Man, Charlies Brown: Mar 18–20 and 25–27, 2022
  • Newsies: May 6–8 and 13–15, 2022

Rivertown Players
Lawrenceburg Indiana and surrounding areas

Springboro Community Theatre
Various venues: Springboro Performing Arts Center, 115 Wright Station Way, Springboro, Ohio; North Park Amphitheater, 195 Tamarack Trail, Springboro, Ohio 

  • Puffs: Sept 10–19, 2021
  • The Wedding Singer: Nov 5–4, 2021
  • Miss Nelson Is Missing: Jan 7–16, 2022
  • The Mousetrap: Mar 4 –13, 2022
  • The Drowsy Chaperone: Apr 29 – May 8, 2022
  • Disney’s Descendents: June 17 – 26, 2022

Town Hall Theatre
8200 McEwen Road, Dayton (Washington Township), Ohio

Springfield Civic Theatre
Various theater locations in Springfield, Ohio

  • Matilda: Dec 9–11, 2021
  • Dearly Departed: Apr 7–9, 2022  

Tipp City Plays Community Theatre
Tipp City, Ohio

Tri-County Players
Evendale Community Church, Cincinnati, Ohio

Troy Civic Theatre
Troy City Park, Adams Street, Troy, Ohio

  • Daddy’s Dyin’, Who’s Got the WIll?: Sept 24– Oct 3, 2021 (various dates)
  • The Tin Woman: Nov 12 –21, 2021 (various dates)
  • Farce of Habit: Mar 4–12, 2022 (various dates)
  • Bonnie and Clyde: May 5–15, 2022 (various dates)

Union Community Theatre
Ferguson Community Center (Boone County Historic Courthouse) at 2988 Washington Street, Burlington, Kentucky

Village Players of Fort Thomas
8 North Fort Thomas Avenue, Fort Thomas, Kentucky

  • The Last Five Years: Oct 1–9, 2021 (various dates)
  • Dashing Through the Snow: Dec 3–11, 2021 (various dates)
  • You Can’t Take It With You: Feb 25–Mar 5, 2022 (various dates)
  • Sylvia: April 29 – May 5, 2022 (various dates)

Yellow Springs Theater Company
Yellow Springs, Ohio

Xenia Area Community Theatre (X*ACT)
45 E. Second Street, Xenia, Ohio

  • Sylvia: Oct 1–10, 2021
  • Rabbit Hole: Nov 5–14, 2021
  • The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: Dec 3–12, 2021
  • The Complete Works of Wm. Shakespeare: Feb 11–20, 2022
  • These Shining Lives: April 1–10, 2022
  • May 4th Voices: May 6–15, 2022

Follow current local Cincinnati-area productions at Behind the Curtain Cincinnati.

Some theaters have not posted their new season yet, so keep an eye out for updates. Let us know if there’s a theatre or show that we missed. sknabe@sibcycline.com

 

Updated August 30, 2021

Guide to Local Events, Festivals and Fun Things to Do throughout September

September local events 2021

September is the perfect month for festivals and other outdoor events. It’s still warm out to enjoy outdoor venues. The month begins with Labor Day festivities and continues on with concerts, festivals and other fun things to do. Our list is in order by region and date.

Did we miss your event? Let us know at sknabe@sibcycline.com

CINCINNATI AND NORTHERN KENTUCKY

Summer Music on the Levee
Through September 2, 2021 (Thursday evenings from 7–10pm)
Central Plaza at Newport on the Levee, Newport, Kentucky

Krohn Conservatory Butterflies of Bali
Through September 6, 2021
1501 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy seeing 1000s of butterflies! Purchase tickets ahead of your visit

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Blue Ash Police Bike Rodeo
September 1, 2021
Summit Park at 4335 Glendale Milford Rd., Blue Ash, Ohio
Enjoy bike obstacles, helmet giveaway and learn safety skills

Blippi The Musical
September 2, 2021
BB&T Arena at 500 Nunn Dr., N Ky University, Highland Heights, Kentucky
Kids will love seeing Blippi come to the stage

Jefferson Starship Concert
September 2, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the concert

Lady A Concert
September 2, 2021
PromoWest Pavillon at OVATION at 101 W. 4th Street, Newport, Kentucky
Enjoy this outside concert

Lunken Airport Days
September 2–6, 2021
Lunken Airport at 262 Wilmer Ave., (East End) Cincinnati, Ohio
Planes!

Rockin’ the Roebling
September 2, 2021
Smale Riverfront Park at the Schmidlapp Event Lawn; Mehring Way and Main St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the music

Salsa on the Square
September 2, 9,16, 23, 30, 2021
Fountain Square, downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Regional Latin bands will be playing; Latin food!

Summer Music on the Levee
September 2, 2021 (7–10pm)
Central Plaza at Newport on the Levee, Newport, Kentucky
Free concert

All Hallows’ Eve – Terror Town
September 3 – November 6, 2021
1449 Greenbush Cobb Rd., Williamsburg, Ohio
19th century town and haunted trail

Blue Ash Summer Concerts at Towne Square
September 3, 2021
Blue Ash Towne Square, downtown Blue Ash, Ohio
Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the music

Fifth & Vine Live
September 3–4, 10–11, 17, 24–25, 2021
Fountain Square at Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, Ohio
Free concert!

Friday Flow
September 3, 2021
Washington Park at 1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
R&B music

Heritage Days
September 3–5, 2021
Augusta, Kentucky
Games, trolley tours, and a frog-jumping contest

Hit the Mic Cincy’s Black Book Fair & Open Mic
September 3, 2021
Oasis at Grace at 5524 Belmont Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Learn about the publishing process

Liberty Home German Society Oktoberfest
September 3–5, 2021
2361 Hamilton-Cleves Hwy., Hamilton/Ross, Ohio
German food, beer, rides and more!

Mt. Healthy Summer Concerts
September 3, 2021
Mt. Healthy City Park at 1541 Hill Ave., Mt. Healthy, Ohio
Free concert

Nativity of our Lord Festival
September 3–4, 2021
Pleasant Ridge, Cincinnati, Ohio
Music, food trucks, beer garden and more

RiversEDGE 2021 Concerts
September 3, 11 and 18, 2021
116 Dayton Street, Hamilton, Ohio
Live music along the river

Shout! The Mod Musical
September 3–11, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut, Cincinnati, Ohio
Outrageous dance moves and great fashion!

Smoke on the River BBQFest
September 3–5, 2021
Festival Park at 1 Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky
Food and music

Terror Town
September 3 – November, 2021 (Fridays and Saturdays)
1449 Greenbrush Cobb Rd., Williamsburg, Ohio

Theory of a Deadman
September 3, 2021
PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION at 101 W. 4th St., Newport, Kentucky
Concert!

Atreyu
September 4, 2021
PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION at 101 W. 4th Street, Newport, Kentucky
Concert!

Brooks & Dunn
September 4, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the music!

Lunken Airport Days
September 4–5, 2021
Lunken Airport at 262 Wilmer Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
See airplanes, classic cars, food and more

Ohio Renaissance Festival
September 4 – October 31, 2021 (Weekends)
10542 E. State Route 73, Waynesville, Ohio
Eat, drink, enjoy everything renaissance

Kentucky Symphony Orchestra Summer Series
September 4, 2021
Devou Park at 1201 Park Drive, Covington, Kentucky
Bring blankets or lawn chairs. Food trucks will be on site.

Monster Jam
September 4–5, 2021
Heritage Bank Center at 100 Broadway, Cincinnati, Ohio
Big trucks!

WestSide Market
September 4, 2021 (+Nov 27)
3719 Harrison Ave., downtown Cheviot, Ohio
Market pop-up with homemade items, baked goods, vintage finds and local brews

Art on Vine
September 5, 2021
Fountain Square at Fifth and Vine, downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Artisan vendors

Blue Ash/Montgomery Symphony Concert
September 5, 2021
Blue Ash Towne Square at corner of Hunt and Cooper Rd., Blue Ash, Ohio
Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the music

Hispanic Culture Fest at St. Boniface Northside
September 5, 2021
4305 Pitts Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Food and music from Central American and Mexico

Historic Harrison Market
September 5, 2021
200 Harrison Ave., Harrison, Ohio
Produce, crafters, fresh baked goods 9am–2pm

Paws in the Park
September 5, 2021
Miami Whitewater Forest at 9001 Mt. Hope Rd., Crosby Township, Ohio
Simmonds Family Dog Park will have all kinds of activities for your pooch

Riverfest
September 5, 2021
Newport and Cincinnati river fronts
Entertainment from 12pm–9pm, food and beverages
Fireworks at dusk

St. Angela Merici Homecoming Festival
September 5, 2021
US 50 and Stone Alley, Fayetteville, Ohio
Games, raffles, chicken/roast beef dinners

Weekend Walkabout
September 5, 2021
Spring Grove Cemetery at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
View 13 kinds of sarcophagi

Dogfest and K9 Kerplunk
September 6, 2021
Montgomery Community Pool at 8075 Hopewell Rd., Montgomery, Ohio
Contests, prizes and booths. People-friendly pooches can swim!

Summer Concerts at Fort Thomas
September 5, 2021
Tower Park Amphitheater, Cochran Ave, Fort Thomas, Kentucky

Koehner Park Concert Series
September 6. 2021
Keehner Park at 7211 Barret Road, West Chester, Ohio
Free concerts at the amphitheater stage; bring food and non-alcoholic beverages

St. Vincent Concert
September 6, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Chris Hillman Stories and Songs
September 7, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the music

St. Vincent
September 7, 2021
The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center at 25 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert

The Doobie Brothers Concert
September 8, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Greenhills Concert on the Commons
September 8, 2021
Greenhills Commons at 24 Farragut Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
View the concerts on the internet, too.

Summer Cinema
September 8, 15 and 29, 2021
Washington Park, Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
Bring a lawn chair or blanket; Food trucks on site

Beers and Gears
September 9, 2021
Springfield Township Arts & Enrichment Council at 9158 Winton Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live music, brews and cars

Brothers Osborne Concert
September 9, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Cincinnati International Wine Festival
– Dinners Version
September 9, 2021
Various Cincinnati area restaurants to enjoy in person or virtually at home

Edible Plants Walking Tour
September 9, 2021
Spring Grove Cemetery at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Sample plants with edible fruit

Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons
September 9, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellog Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy a pre-show wine tasting

Harvest Home Festival
September 9–12, 2021
3961 North Bend Rd., Cheviot, Ohio
Parade, games, exhibitions (no rides this year)

The Hit Men
September 9, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the music as your head down memory lane with hits

A Day To Remember
September 10, 2021
PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION at 101 W. 4th Street, Newport, Kentucky
Concert

Annual Festival of the Horse
September 10–12, 2021
Downtown Georgetown, Kentucky
Enjoy exhibits, foods, arts, carnival, parade and horse show

Asleep at the Wheel
September 10, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert

Bands & BBQ at the Point
September 10–11, 2021
Carrollton’s Point Park in Carrollton, Kentucky
Bring your lawn chair! Fireworks and BBQ contest.

Midwest Ceramics Show
September 10–11, 2021
Butler County Fairgrounds at 1715 Fairgrove Ave., Hamilton, Ohio
Everything you need to know about ceramics

Billy Joel
September 10, 2021
Great American Ballpark at 100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, Ohio
Singing his hits!

Clinton County Corn Festival
September 10–12, 2021
Clinton County Fair Grounds at 958 West Main Street in Wilmington, Ohio
Corn and fun! Parade, games, antique farm machinery and more!

End of the Rainbow
September 10–19, 2021 (various dates)
The Carnegie at 144 Madison Ave., Covington, Kentucky
Bio and hits of Judy Garland

Friday Night Flick
September 10, 2021
500 Freedom Park Dr., Crestview Hills, Kentucky
Movie begins at dusk

HorrorHound Weekend
September 10–12, 2021
Sharonvillle Convention Center at 11355 Chester Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Horror movie, TV and pop culture convention

Loveland Frogman Race
September 10–11, 2021
Loveland Canoe & Kayak at 174 Karl Brown Way, Loveland, Ohio
Canoe/kayak, bike and run!

St. Clement Festival and Pig Roast
September 10–12, 2021
4536 Vine St, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the festival!

St. Susanna Family Festival
September 10–12, 2021
500 Reading Road in Mason, Ohio
Games, rides, cake booth, blackjack and more!

Vinoklet Art and Wine Festival
September 10–12, 2021
Vinoklet Winery at 11069 Colerain Ave., Colerain Twp., Cincinnati, Ohio

Walk on Wilburn
September 10, 2021 (+Oct 8, Nov 12, Dec 10, Jan 14)
East Walnut Hills business district along Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Shop, eat and enjoy

9-11 Memorial Dedication
September 11, 2021
Deer Park Municipal Building at 7777 Blue Ash Rd., Deer Park, (Cincinnati) Ohio
Honor Guard, Air Force military fly over and reception

9/11 Memorial 5k
September 11, 2021
Voice of America Learning Center at 7847 VOA Park Dr., West Chester, Ohio
Run or walk for the 20th anniversary

Art in the Park
September 11, 2021
Thomas J. Wiethorn Park at 100 Ward Ave., Bellevue, Kentucky

Bloom Gala 
September 11, 2021
Green Acres Art Center at 8400 Blome Road, Indian Hill (Cincinnati), Ohio
Gala to support the Stepping Stones’ programs

The City Flea
September 11, 2021 (+October 9 and December 11)
Washington Park in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
See what treasures you can find from 100+ vendors! Food trucks, too

Concert in the Park
September 11, 2021
Bicentennial Park at the amphitheater, Dayton Road and Old Rt 73, Waynesville, Ohio
Free concert

Country Pumpkins Fall Festival
September 11 – October 31, 2021
1835 Sherman Mt. Zion Rd., Dry Ridge, Kentucky
Activities, pumpkins, petting zoo, hayrides and more (rides on Friday evenings through Sundays)

Crazy Cardboard Boat Regatta
September 11, 2021
Voice of America Metropark at 7850 VOA Park Dr., West Chester, Ohio
Teams build their boats and race! Vendors, entertainment, activities

Dead and Co. Concert
September 11, 2021
Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Fall Fun at Evans Orchard
September 11 – October 31, 2021
198 Stone Road, Georgetown, Kentucky

Finds on the Farm – Fall Craft Show
September 11, 2021
Niederman Family Farm at 5110 Lesourdsville West Chester Road, Liberty Township
Enjoy shopping on the farm!

Hamilton Flea
September 11, 2021
Marcum Park in downtown Hamilton, Ohio
Urban artisan market!

Harrison City-Wide Yard Sale
September 11, 2021
Harrison, Ohio
Find a bargain

Lantern Light Ceremony at Spring Grove Cemetery
September 11, 2021
Spring Grove Cemetery at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Bring a picnic, blankets and lawn chairs. Music concert. Prepare your personalized lantern.

Lebanon Antiques Show
September 11–12, 2021
Warren County Fairgrounds at 665 N. Broadway, Lebanon, Ohio
Browse and buy!

NKY Music Festival
September 11, 2021
Devou Park at 1201 Park Drive, Covington, Kentucky
Enjoy the concert

O.F.F. Market
September 11, 2021
Summit Park at 4335 Glendale Milford Rd., Blue Ash, Ohio
Artisans, brewers, bakers, famers provide a unique shopping experience

Patriot Day
September 11, 2021
Ft. Wright, Kentucky

Second Saturday Flea Market
September 11, 2021 (+Oct 9, Nov 13 and Dec 11)
Laurel Bend at 86 Oldham Drive, Falmouth, Kentucky
Find a treasure

Taste of Harrison
September 11, 2021
Downtown Harrison, Ohio
Enjoy eating Harrison style!

Village Green Car Show
September 11, 2021
Village Green Park at 301 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, Ohio
Classic cars, food, entertainment and more

Village Oktoberfest
September 11, 2021
Highgrain Brewing Co. at 6960 Plainfield Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Celebrate Oktoberfest in Silverton: games, food, music and more

Waynesville Concert in the Park
September 11, 2021
Bicentennial Park Amphitheater, Waynesville, Ohio
Park is near Wayne Local Schools

Waynesville Street Faire
September 11, 2021
Downtown Waynesville, Ohio
Artisans and unique vendors

All Time Low
September 12, 2021
The Andrew J Brady ICON Festival Stage at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the music

British Car Day
September 12, 2021
Harbin Park at 1300 Hunter Rd., Fairfield, Ohio
150+ cards to preview

Loveland Concerts in the Park
September 12, 2021
Nisbet Park and Amphitheater at 126 Karl Brown Way, Loveland, Ohio
Bring your chairs and blankets for this free concert.

Second Sunday on Main
September 12, 2021 (+Oct 10 and Nov 14)
Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
100+ vendors with a parade

Sunflower Rev It Up For Parkinson’s
September 12, 2021
Harbin Park at 1300 Hunter Rd., Fairfield, Ohio
150 British cars to view. Food and a DJ!

ZZ Top Concert
September 12, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Free pre-show cookout!

The Band’s Visit
September 14–19, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Tony award-winning show

Coheed and Cambria & The Used
September 14, 2021
The Andrew J Brady ICON Festival Stage at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the concert

Unfinished Business
September 14, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut St, Cincinnati, Ohio
A play to enjoy

6th Annual Stein Hoisting Competition
September 15, 2021
Taft’s Brewing Co. Brewpourium at 4831 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enter this fun competition

Alanis Morissette Concert
September 15, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Robert Earl Keen
September 15, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the music!

The Summit Cinema
September 15, 2021
Summit Park
Watch a movie on a giant screen from the great lawn! Movies start at dusk

Cole Porter Reimagined
September 16, 2021
Springfield Township Arts & Enrichment Council at 9158 Winton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio
Dinner theater with songs from Cole Porter

Sips with Sculptures
September 16–18, 2021
City wide, Hamilton, Ohio
Pedal Pub rides, interactive entertainment. and more

Watkins Family Hour
September 16, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Bluegrass music concert

10,000 Maniacs Concert
September17, 2021
Washington Park at 1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Free concert!

Brett Eldredge
September 17, 2021
Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert!

Cincinnati Comic Expo
September 17–19, 2021
Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm St. in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Meet your comic idols!

Latin American and Caribbean UniDiversity Festival
September 17, 2021
Uptown Park at High and Main Streets, Oxford, Ohio
Enjoy this cultural festival

The Official Blues Brothers Revue
September 17, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Rubber biscuit?

Oktoberfest Zinzinnati
September 17–19, 2021
Second and Third Streets between Walnut and Elm in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
The largest Oktoberfest in the USA. Enjoy German everything!

Ride Cincinnati 2021
September 17–18, 2021
Sawyer Pointe and Yeatman’s Cove at 705 E. Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, Ohio
Scenic bike tour with 15, 25, 50 and 100-mile routes

Saint Timothy Parish Oktoberfest
September 17–19, 2021
10272 US 42 at Union, Kentucky
Rides, games, live music and food!

Sandylandacres Haunted Hayride
September 17 – October 30, 2021 (Fridays and Saturdays)
4172 Belleview Road, Petersburg, Kentucky
Date to ride!

A Fair of the Arts
September 18, 2021
Beech Acres Park at 6910 Salem Rd., Anderson Twp. (Cincinnati), Ohio
View original artwork (jewelry, paintings, pottery, etc); live music

Autumn Birding Hike
September 18, 2021
Harbin Park at v1300 Hunter Rd., Fairfield, Ohio
Must register for hike

Bleachers
September 18, 2021
PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION at 101 W. 4th St., Newport, Kentucky
Concert!

Covington Night Bazaar
September 18, 2021 (+Oct 23)
Roebling Point, Covington, Kentucky
Various artisan vendors

Escape the Village
September 18, 2021
Heritage Village Museum at 22450 Lebsnon Rd., Sharonville, Ohio
Room-style challenges for 4-8 people

Fall on the Farm at Blooms & Berries Farm Market
September 18 – October 31, 2021
669 South SR 48, Loveland, Ohio
Fall on the Farm Fall Festival: Hayrides, corn maze, farm animals and more. Online reservations required.

First Christian Church Fall Festival
September 18, 2021
3203 Wold Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Games, vendors, entertainment!

Homearama at Parkside Estates
September 18 – October 3, 2021
Parkside Estates at Coldstream (Anderson Township), Cincinnati, Ohio
View luxury homes

Jack O’Lantern Junction
September 18 – October 31, 2021
7379 Squire Court, West Chester, Ohio
Kid-friendly venue with treats

The Market
September 18, 2021 (+Oct 16, Nov 13)
Medpace at 5375 Medpace Way, Madisonville (Cincinnati), Ohio
35+ local vendors

Montgomery Car Show
September 18, 2021
Montgomery Square Plaza at 9999 Montgomery Rd., Montgomery, Ohio
Music, food and cars!

Music in the Park
September 18, 2021
Chamberlin Park at 7640 Plainfield Rd, (Deer Park), Cincinnati, Ohio
Music begins at 7pm

Off Pike Market 
September 18, 2021
Mills Avenue at Victory Park, Norwood, Ohio
9am–1pm
Local produce and music, food trucks and more

Our Lady of the Valley Festival
September 18–19, 2021
330 W. Vine Street, Reading, Ohio
Music, games, food and more!

PRIMUS – A Tribute To Kings Concert
September 18, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Ride Cincinnati 2021
September 18, 2021
Sawyer Pointe and Yeatman’s Cove, Cincinnati, Ohio
Scenic bike tour with 15/25/50 and 100-mile routes

Simon Kenton Festival
September 18–19, 2021
Old Washington Historic District on Old Main St., Maysville, Kentucky
Demonstrations, vendors, music and food

Swingtime by the River
September 18, 2021
Augusta, Kentucky
Enjoy the music

Theo Von Concert
September 18, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Woof Festival
September 18, 2021
Laurel Bend at 86 Oldham Dr., Falmouth, Kentucky
Bring your dog and enjoy animal activities, talent shows and more

311 / Iration / Iya Terra Concert
September 19, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Ault in Bloom
September 19, 2021
Ault Park at 3600 Observatory Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Rose exhibits, crafts, music, ice cream and more

Burlington Antique Show
September 19, 2021 (+Oct 17)
Boone County Fairgrounds at 5819 Idlewild, Burlington, Kentucky
Over 200 dealers – find a treasure

Bust A Crust / Pie-K 5k Run Walk
September 19, 2021
Spring Grove Cemetery at 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Benefits meals on wheels

Funfest Dance
September 19, 2021
Lakeridge Hall at 7210 Pippin Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Music, drinks and dancing!

Hispanic Heritage Festival
September 19, 2021
Sharon Woods at 11450 Lebanon Road, Sharonville, Ohio
Dance, food, crafts and more

Not Your Average Paint and Sip Class
September 19, 2021
Fountain Square at downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Follow along style; $25 voucher includes a 12×12 canvas, materials and drink voucher; Look for the Bob Ross wig!

Madcap Puppets; The Story Quest
September 20, 2021
City Building at 2355 Dixie Highway, Fort Mitchell, Kentucky
Enjoy the puppets!

Megadeath Concert
September 20, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert

Five for Fighting
September 21, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
String quartet concert

Jonas Brothers Concert
September 21, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Taking Back Sunday
September 21, 2021
PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION
101 W. 4th St., Newport, Kentucky
Concert!

Al Di Meola
September 22, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Jazz guitar concert

Faith No More
September 22, 2021
PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION at 101 W. 4th St., Newport, Kentucky
Concert!

Machine Gun Kelly Concert
September 22, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Pipeline
September 22 – October 16, 2021
Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati: 1127 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Parenthood, education and the experience of young black men

James McMurty
September 23, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert!

Kaplan New Works in the Park Ballet
September 23–26, 2021
Eden Park at Seasongood Pavilion at Eden Park Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati Ballet performs!

Thomas Rhett Concert
September 23, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio

Final Friday
September 24, 2021 (+Oct 29, Nov 26 and Dec 17)
Pendleton Art Center at 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Meet the artists and purchase artwork

Halloween Haunt
September 24 – October 30, 2021 (Friday and Saturday nights)
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Scare mazes and zones, live entertainment, night rides

Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery
September 24–26, 2021 (+Oct 1–3)
Fairfield Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, Ohio
Fairfield Footlighters presents a mystery

Loveland Oktoberfest
September 24–25, 2021
Downtown Loveland, Ohio
Weiner dog races, food and fun!

Newport Oktoberfest
September 24–26, 2021
Newport, Kentucky riverfront
It’s a German tradition with food, drink and more!

Oktoberfest – The Dayton Art Institute
September 24–26, 2021
Dayton Art Institute at 456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton, Ohio
456 Belmonte Park N., Dayton, Ohio

Pig Out
September 24–25, 2021
Corner of McDonal Parkway and Sutton St., Maysville, Kentucky
Music, entertainment and food

St. Cecilia Oktoberfest Oakley
September 24–25, 2021
3105 Madison Road, Oakley, Cincinnati, Ohio
German music, food and dancing

St. Jude Oktoberfest Bridgetown
September 24–26, 2021
5924 Bridgetown Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio
Music, games, rides and food

Zoofari
September 24, 2021
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden at 3400 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Dinner-by-the-bite while viewing the animals

Art & Music Festival
September 25–26, 2021
Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum at 1763 Hamilton Cleves Rd., Hamilton, Ohio
70+ artists showcase their skill and will be selling their creations, food trucks, activities

ArtWave’s Enjoy the Arts @ Parks: Fernbank Park
September 25, 2021
50 Thornton Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Free concert

Burger Farm Fall Festival
September 25 – October 31, 2021 (Weekends) 
Burger Farm and Garden Center at 7849 Main Street, Newtown, Ohio
Animated pumpkin land, puppet show, farm animals, pony rides, carnival rides and more

Civil War Historical Weekend
September 25–26, 2021
Augusta, Kentucky
Go back in time

Country Applefest
September 25–26, 2021
Warren County Fairgrounds, at 665 N. Broadway, Lebanon, Ohio
Apples, crafts, food and more

Great Outdoor Weekend
September 25–26, 2021
Various locations throughout the region
100 free events to sample

HalloTween
September 25 – October 30, 2021
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Spooky fun for younger ones. Family friendly without fear of running into a monster

Hyde Park Blast
September 25, 2021
Hyde Park Square and Hyde Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Annual race

Ish Festival
September 25–26, 2021
Washington Park, Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
Jewish and Israeli arts and culture

Jackson Family Farm – Fall on the Farm Festival
September 25 – October 24, 2021 (weekends)
6760 West Alexandria Road, Middletown, Ohio
Fall on the Farm: farm animals, corn barn, hay tower, hayride, pumpkin launcher and more

Jelly Roll
September 25, 2021
PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION at 101 W. 4th St., Newport, Kentucky
Concert!

Liberty Fall Festival
September 25, 2021
Liberty Park at 6757 Yankee Rd., Liberty Township, Ohio
Crafts, food and more!

Merchants and Music Festival
September 25–26, 2021
Tower Park at 900 S. Ft. Thomas, Ft. Thomas, Kentucky
5pm–12am: enjoy the music

Mt. Joy and Trampled by Turtles Concert
September 25, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

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September 25, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert!

The Price is Right
September 25, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Come on down and win prizes

Pyramid Hill Art and Music Festival
September 25–26, 2021
Pyramid Sculpture Park and Museum at 1763 Hamilton Cleves Rd., Hamilton, Ohio

Rock the Hill
September 25, 2021
St. Williams Church at 4208 8th St. W., Cincinnati, Ohio
Music festival with food trucks. Need a ticket

Sonder & Friends Oktoberfest
September 25, 2021
Sonder Brewing at 8584 Duke Blvd., Mason, Ohio
German-style beers in the taproom and beer garden, music, food and games

Cincinnati Asian Arts Festival
September 26, 2021
Cincinnati Art Museum at 953 Eden Park Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio
Artwork, cultural booths. performances

MainStrasse Village Flea
September 26, 2021 (+Oct 24)
MainStrasse promenade between Philadelphia and Main Streets, Covington, Kentucky
Find a treasure

Sharonville Arts and Crafts Festival 
September 26, 2021
Sharonville Recreation Center at 10990 Thornview Drive, Sharonville, Ohio

Dave Matthews Band Concert
September 28, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Monarch Festival
September 28 – October 2, 2021
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden at 3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the butterflies

Need To Breathe Concert
September 28, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Wild Child
September 28, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert!

Parker Millsap

September 29, 2021
Memorial Hall at 1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert!

Pimp My Howler
September 29, 2021
Taft’s Brewing Co. Brewpourium at 4831 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Paint your howler

Florida Georgia Line
September 30, 2021
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert!

Fright Night Weekend
September 30–October 3, 2021
Washington Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Free Halloween movies

Johnnyswim
September 30, 2021
PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION at 101 W. 4th St., Newport, Kentucky
Concert!

Pop Up Play with Abby Palen
September 30, 2021
Washington Park, Cincinnati, Ohio
Leaf pressing


DAYTON AND SPRINGFIELD, OHIO

Riverscape Metropark Music & Food Truck at Lunch
Through September 3, 2021 (Monday–Friday 11:30am–1:30pm)
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Live acoustic music and local food!
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It’s Only a Play
Through September 5, 2021
Beavercreek Community Theatre at 3868 Dayton-Xenia Road, Beavercreek, Ohio
A comedy

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder
Through September 19, 2021
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at 765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
A murderous romp

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SummerFest
September 1, 2021
Seger Park at 101-199 S. Perry Street, Vandalia, Ohio
Live music from 5pm–9pm. Food trucks

The Taste Festival
September 1, 2021
Fraze Pavilion at 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Taste food from Kettering, Moraine and Oakwood restaurants.

Food Truck Thursday in Springboro
September 2, 2021
S. Main Street, Downtown historic Springboro, Ohio
Stores open late, too. Every first Thursday through Sept. 2021 starting at 4:30pm

Kiss Concert
September 2, 2021
Wright State University Nutter Center at 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio
Rock and roll!

Levitt Pavilion Summer Concerts
September 2, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 19 and 26, 2021
134 S Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Free concerts throughout the summer; music starts at 7pm

Alter Fest
September 3–5, 2021
Alter High School at 940 E. David Rd., Kettering, Ohio
Games, food, rides, music and fun!

Chocolate Walk
September 3, 2021
Downtown Troy, Ohio
Truffels, cakes, cocoa and more chocolate items

Kettering Block Party at The Fraze
September 3, 2021
Fraze Pavilion at 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Interactive displays, food and more

Pickin in the Park & Food Trucks
September 3, 2021
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Bluegrass music and food tr ucks

Strawberry Jam First Friday
September 3, 2021
Prouty Plaza, Troy, Ohio
Listen to live music

U.S. Civil War Monument Dedication
September 3, 2021
Ferncliff’s Cemetery’s Civil War Veteran’s Mound at 510 W. McCreght Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Dedicating a monument for African American GIs who fought in the Civi War

Kettering Holiday@Home
September 4–6, 2021
Fraze Pavilion at 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Labor Day celebration with music, games, parade, arts/crafts exhibit, food trucks

The Fair at New Boston
September 4–5, 2021
George Rogers Clark Park at 936 Tecumseh Rd., Springfield, Ohio
Step back 200 years. Facebook

Furry Skurry 5K
September 4, 2021
Eastwood MetroPark at 1401 Harshman Rd., Dayton, Ohio
Runners, walkers and pets

A Hot Summer Night
September 4, 2021
Main Street, Rising Sun, Indiana
7pm – bring lawn chairs and listen to the Belairs Show Band

John Legend
September 4, 2021
The Rose Music Center at 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights, Ohio
Grammy-winning, multi-platinum artist

Tippapalooza
September 4, 2021
Tip City Eagles Park at 3853 Hyattsville Road, Tipp City, Ohio
Music festival!

Dayton Reggae Festival
September 5, 2021
Levitt Pavilion at 134 S. Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Enjoy the concert; food and merchandise vendors

Deeds Carillon Concerts
September 5 and 11, 2021
1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Listen to the 51 bells!

Fairborn Food Truck Rally
September 8 and 22, 2021 (+Oct 13 and 27)
103 W. Main Street, Fairborn, Ohio
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday
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Big Band Night
September 9 and 30, 2021
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Big band music – concerts from 7:30pm–9:30pm; bring your lawn chair

Balloon Fest – A Hot Air Affair
September 10–11, 2021
1631 N. Main St., Urbana, Ohio
Bring your lawn chairs and view the light and color!

Champaign County Balloon Fest
September 10–11, 2021
1631 N. Main Street at Grimes Field, Urbana, Ohio
Music, food, balloon launch and glow

Dayton Greek Festival
September 10–12, 2021
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church at 500 Belmonte Park North, Dayton, Ohio
Greek food available through the drive through only

Italian Fall Festa
September 10–12, 2021
Bella Villa Hall at 2625 County Line Rd., Dayton, Ohio
Authentic homemade Italian dishes and fun

Midwest Ceramics Show
September 10-11, 2021
Butler Country Fairgrounds at 1715 Fairgrove Ave., Hamilton, Ohio
Enjoy the ceramics

Springboro Oktoberfest
September 10–11, 2021
Springboro United Church of Christ, 5 West Mill Street, Springboro, Ohio
Bratwurst to schnitzel! Live music, kids zone and more!

Beavercreek Popcorn Festival
September 11–12, 2021
Dayton-Xenia Road in Beavercreek, Ohio
There will be over 200 booths with food, treats and amazing popcorn specialties!

Deeds Carillon Concert
September 11, 19 and 27, 2021 (+Oct 3, 10,17, 24, Nov 20, 23, Dec 7)
Carillon Park at 1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Listen to carillonneur Larry Weinstein

Greenville Feast & Fest
September 11, 2021
Darke County Fairgrounds at 800 Sweitzer St., Greenville, Ohio
Food trucks, music, crafts and food

Ohio Fish & Shrimp Festival
September 11, 18 and 25, 2021
Freshwater Farms of Ohio at2624 US 68 in Urbana, Ohio
Enjoy seafood while listening to live music and enjoying games and other activities.

Open Aircraft Days at the Air Force Museum
September 11, 2021 (+ Oct 16, Nov 13 and Dec 18)
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz St., Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
Up-close look at different aircraft

Springfield Rotary Gourmet Food Truck Competition
September 11, 2021
Veteran’s Park at 250 Cliff Park Road, Springfield, Ohio
30 food trucks will be competing at the amphitheater

Troy, Ohio PorchFest
September 11, 2021
Troy, Ohio
40+ bands playing through the city’s historic district; food truck and artisan tents
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Art on the Commons
September 12 – November 20, 2021
Rosewood Arts Centre at 2655 Olson Dr., Kettering, Ohio
Rotating exhibitions and virtual experiences

Patterson Homestead Afternoon Tea
September 12, 2021 (+Dec 4–5 )
1815 Brown Street, Dayton, Ohio
Three-course tea service by costumed interpreters

Old English Sheep Dog National Specialty
September 13–19, 2021
Roberts Centre at 123 Gano Rd., Wilmington, Ohio
Dog show

Air Force Marathon Sports and Fitness Expo

September 16–17, 2021
Wright State University Nutter Center at 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio
100 exhibitors featuring sports, fitness and nutrition

Air Force Marathon
September 16–18, 2021
National Museum of the U.S. Air Force at 1100 Spaatz Street, Dayton, Oiho
Run, run, run!

Taste of Northmont
September 16, 2021
Meadows at Clayton at 6001 Salem Ave., Clayton, Ohio
Enjoy tastes from local restaurants

Hotel California Live
September 17, 2021
Daton Masonic Center at 525 W. Riverview Ave., Dayton, Ohi
Eagles’ tribute band

Plane Talks
September 17, 2021 (+Nov 11 and Dec 7)
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz Street, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio (Dayton)
Expoerts will chat about the exhibit planes

Rubber Duck Regatta
September 17, 2021
Dixie Drive-In Movie Theater at 6201 N. Dixie, Dayton, Ohio
Adopt a duck!

Sister Cities of Vandalia Oktoberfest
September 17–18, 2021
Vandalia Sports Complex on Stonequarry Road in Vandalia, Ohio
Live music and lots of German food

Springfield Extravaganza
September 17–19, 2021
Clark County Fairgrounds at 4401 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield, Ohio
Antiques galore!

, US Air Force Marathon
September 17–18, 2021
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz Street, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
5k and Kids Run on Friday; Marathon on Saturday

MustardFEST 2021
September 17–18, 2021
Mother Stewart’s Brewery Company
102 W. Columbia St., Springfield, Ohio
Mustard recipe cook off, wiener dog race and more

Craft Beer Festival
September 18, 2021
Auglaize County Fairgrounds at 1001 Fairview Dr., Wapakoneta, Ohio
40 Breweries will be showcasing their beers.

Dayton Pagan Pride Day
September 18, 2021
Fairborn Community Park, Fairborn, Ohio
Learn about pagan spiritualism

Hairborn 2021
September 18, 2021
Downtown Fairborn, Ohio
Music performances, beer, food and fun

Hispanic Heritage Festival
September 18, 2021
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Music, food and fun

Preble County Pork Festival
September 18–19, 2021
Preble County Fairgrounds at 722 South Franklin Street, Eaton, Ohio
Lots of fun things to do and great food, live music, rides and racing pigs

St. Anne’s Hill Neighborhood Garage Sale
September 18, 2021
St. Anne’s Hill, Dayton, Ohio
Find a treasure

Super Hero Skate
September 18, 2021
Kettering Rec Complex at 2900 Glengarry Dr., Kettering, Ohio
Dress as a super hero and skate!

A Wool Gathering
September 18–19, 2021
Young’s Jersey Dairy at 6880 Springfield-Xenia Road, Yellow Springs, Ohio
Largest regional natural fiber festival

3rd Sunday at Front Street
September 19, 2021 (+Oct 17, Nov 21 and Dec 19)
Front Street, Dayton, Ohio
Market, art galleries, food trucks, live music from 11am–4pm
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3rd on Third Outdoor Market
September 19, 2021 (+Oct 17)
1301 East Third Street, Dayton, Ohio
Eclectic outdoor market

Dayton Concours d’Elegance
September 19, 2021
Carillon Park at 1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Classic and and antique cars

Taste of Northmont
September 21, 2021
Meadowbrook at Clayton: 6001 Salem Ave., Clayton, Ohio
Local restaurants showcase their specialties (originally scheduled for Jan)

Footloose the Musical
September 23 – October 31, 2021
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
A classic

Homemade Cabbage Roll Dinner & Dance
September 24, 2021
American Czechoslovakian Club at 922 Valley Street, Dayton, Ohio
Czech it out!

Tipp City Mum Festival
September 24–25, 2021
Between Third and Tipp-Elizabeth Streets in Tipp City, Ohio
Enjoy a cruise-in, parade, motorcycle ride, live entertainment – and mums!

Chili Cook Off Festival and Hoopla Parade
September 25, 2021
Urbana, Ohio
Games, contest, chili samples

Dayton Fall Festival at the Gathering
September 25, 2021
8911 Yankee St., Centerville, Ohio
Petting zoo, pony rides, games, hayride and more

Festival of Flight
September 25, 2021
Wright State University at 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton Ohio
Celebrating aviation history

Germantown Pretzel Festival
September 25–26, 2021
Germantown, Ohio
Rides, games, food and more

Wuffstock
September 25, 2021
1900 Snyder Park Road, Springfield, Ohio
Music, art, food trucks, pet service vendors and Southern Ohio Flying K-9s

Alice Cooper at The Rose
September 28, 2021
The Rose Music Center at 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights, Ohio
School’s Out and other classics

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SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Pink Ladies on the Loose Wine Walk
September 3, 2021
Downtown Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Raffles, specials and more

A Hot Summer Night
September 4, 2021
Main Street, Rising Sun, Indiana
7pm concert. Bring lawn chairs

Tri-State Antique Market 
September 5, 2021 (+October 3)
Lawrenceburg Fairgrounds at U.S. 5o and Hollywood Blvd., Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Find a special treasure!

St. Anthony 104th Labor Day Festival & Chicken Dinner
September 6, 2021
4773 Church Rd., Morris, Indiana
Raffles, games, chicken dinners and more

Music in the Park
September 10, 2021
Bicentennial Park, Madison, Indiana
Food vendors available; bring your lawn chair

Oktoberfest Street Festival
September 10, 2021
The Sherman at 35 S. Main Street, Batesville, Indiana
Music, bier hall and more

Author’s Fair
September 11, 2021
Amack’s Well Coffee House at 103 E. George St., Batesville, Indiana
20 local authors will be on site

Ohio Valley River Cats 2-Day Open Team Catfish Tournament
September 11–12, 2021
Rising Sun, Indiana
Win $10k!

Throttle Time
September 11, 2021
Whitewater Valley Railroad at downtown Metamora, Indiana
Operate a locomotive

Fall Community Yard Sale
September 16–18, 2021
Rising Sun, Indiana
Find a bargain

Party at the Park
September 16, 2021
Batesville Liberty Park at 716 S. Park Avenue, Batesville, Indiana
Dinner, petting zoo, inflatables

After Hours Concert – Under the Umbrellas
September 18, 2021
Downtown Batesville, Indiana
Free smooth jazz concert; bring your chairs

Fastest Kid in Town
September 18, 2021
East Pearl and Main St., Batesville, Indiana
Fun sprints

St. Louis Parish Festival
September 18–19, 2021
13. E. St. Louis Place, Batesville, Indiana
Live music, raffle, beer garden, games, country store, food, homemade ice cream

Annual Versailles Pumpkin Show
September 22–25, 2021
Versailles, Indiana
Indiana’s oldest festival! Exhibits, crafts, food, and entertainment

Fall Music Fest
September 24–25, 2021
Lawrenceburg, Indiana

Hassmer Fest
September 24–25, 2021
Versailles State Park at 1387 US 50, Versailles, Indiana
A mountain bike festival

BAAC Community Art Walk
September 25–26, 2021
Batesville, Indiana

Batesville Kiwanis Apple Fest
September 25–26, 2021
Batesville Liberty Park at 716 S. Park Ave., Batesville, Indiana
Live music, crafts, kiddie train rides, good and raffles

Vogt Farm Pumpkin Festival
September 25 – October 26, 2021 (Saturdays and Sundays)
Vogt Farm at 12115 N. State Rd. 129, Batesville, Indiana
Pumpkon patch, pettering zoo, corn maze
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Aurora Farmer’s Fair
September 29–October 2, 2021
Aurora, Indiana
Parade, rides, exhibits and food!

Updated Aug 26, 2021







Where to Find Local Sunflower Fields

The sunflower – such a beautiful thing from Mother Nature. When you view a field of them, it is simply magical to see a sea of yellow. This summer be sure to grab your camera and head to a local field to capture their wonderfulness.

Sunflower fun facts: Each sunflower can contain anywhere from 1000 to 2000 seeds. Sunflowers turn with the sun when in the budding stage. And, the tallest sunflower on record was 30-feet tall!

Here’s our list of nearby sunflower fields to visit:

Near Cincinnati, Ohio

Blooms and Berries Farm Market
9669 S. St. Rt. 48, Loveland, Ohio
Sunflower fields will be ready mid to late September 2021.

The Black Barn
1161 W. Main Street, Lebanon, Ohio
One-acre sunflower field in bloom in early August.

Burwinkel Farms
4359 Hamilton Cleves Rd., Ross, Ohio
Field is open late July. 

Gorman Heritage Farm
10052 Reading Rd., Evendale, Ohio
They have two fields peaking at different times. Closed Sundays.
Sunflower Festival is October 2–3, 2021

Meade Historic Preserve
11887 N Lebanon Rd,  (Symmes Township) Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the pathway through the sunflowers

Mounts Park 
4851 Stubbs Mill Rd., Hamilton Township, Ohio
Sunflower field blooms in September. Follow on Facebook.

Niederman Family Farm
5110 Lesourdsville West Chester Rd, Liberty Twp., Ohio
Sunflower fields should be ready in September

Schappacher Farm
3068 W. SR 73, Wilmington, Ohio
Follow on Facebook. Flower fields in September.

Note: The Natorp field in Mason (across from Cottell Park)  is no longer growing sunflowers.


Near Northern Kentucky

Evans Orchard and Cider Mill
198 Stone Rd., Georgetown, Kentucky (1-hour drive)
The fields are open July 31 – August 21, 2021
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Kalon’s Korner
3220 Clear Creek Rd.. Nicholasville, Kentucky (2-hour drive just south of Lexington)
This farm is worth the drive! Loads of sunflowers! You need to attend a public event – the farm is private otherwise.

McGlasson Farms
5832 River Rd., Hebron, Kentucky
Mid September
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Red Sunflower Farm
5043 Webster Road, Independence, Kentucky
Sunflowers are blooming the first two weeks in August. 

Vogel Farm
5380 Four Mile Rd., Melbourne, Kentucky
They grow sunflowers during the summer. July flowers. Follow the farm on Facebook.


Near Dayton and Springfield, Ohio

Clark County Sunflower Field
Near the bike path at West Euclid and Grand Avenues, Springfield, Ohio.
Fives acres of sunflowers!
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Holes Creek Park
8575 Yankee Street, Centerville, Ohio

JK Orchard and Farm
1345 Lutz Road, Lima, Ohio
Flowers in bloom late July through late September.

Morris Reserve 
3151 Lower Bellbrook Rd., Bellbrook, Ohio
Prairie field includes some sunflowers and other wild flowers. This is a self-sustained area – sunflowers are not planted. 

Possum Creek Metro Park
4790 Frytown Rd., Dayton, Ohio
A pathway is cut through the flower field – it’s very scenic!

Wenger’s Produce
3836 County Road 29, West Liberty, Ohio
The field is located on Township Road 166 near a raspberry field. Blooms usually in September.

Yellow Springs
White Hall Farm – a Tecumseh Land Trust. Field is along US 68 between the Yellow Springs and Young’s Hersey Dairy. Note: this is private property. Usually 400,000 sunflowers are found in the field.


Near Southeastern Indiana

Barn at Helm
5544 Helm Road, Williamsburg, Indiana (near Richmond)
Sunflower Saturdays. Facebook

Cornucopia Farm
5444 N. Rutherford Hollow Rd., Scottsburg, Indiana (2.5-hour drive.)
Sunflower Experience – September 2021. Three acres of sunflowers to enjoy. Follow updates on Facebook.

Golliher Farms
17474 W. Hunnicut Road, Cambridge City, Indiana (2.5-hour drive.)
75,000 sunflowers planted. Blooms in July 2021.
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P&D Flower Farm
7749 E. 1000 N., Indianapolis, Indiana (2-hour drive.)
Enjoy the field. Pick flowers at the farm, too. Follow on Facebook.

Spencer’s Farm
7177 E. 161st Street, Noblesville, Indiana (2.5-hour drive.)
Large sunflower field and you-pick sunflower area, too. Usually available starting in mid July.

Stuckey Farm
19975 Hamilton Boone Road, Sheridan, Indiana (2.5-hour drive.)
Annual Sunflower Festival (September4, 5, and 6 2021).

Tuttle Orchards
5717 N. 300 W., Greenfield, Indiana (This will be a 2-hour drive.)
August 20201 – Four acres of flowers – walk along a one-way path after late July 2021 for the Sunflower Trail. 

Have we missed any fields? Please let us know! sknabe@sibcycline.com

Update: July 24, 2021

150+ Local Events, Festivals and Things to Do – the Ultimate Guide for August

August 2021 local events

August is a great month to enjoy all kinds of local activities. Think about attending a festival, community concert or county fair. There are some tried and true events this month such as Goettafest, Paddlefest, Western & Southern Tennis Open, Black Family Reunion and the Germanfest Picnic. Take a look at our list of fun things to do throughout Cincinnati, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; Southeastern Indiana; and Dayton and Springfield, Ohio.

Events are sorted by region and date. Did we miss your event? Let us know at sknabe@sibcycline.com

CINCINNATI AND NORTHERN KENTUCKY

Glier’s Goettafest
Through August 1, 2021 (+Aug 5–8)
Newport on the Levee at 1 Levee Way, Newport, Kentucky
Enjoy everything goetta!

Germantown Fair
Through August 7, 2021
Germantown Fairgrounds at 4088 Ky Highway 10, Germantown, Kentucky
No rides this year. Swine show, horse show.and fun
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Space Celebration
Through August 7, 2021
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz St, Dayton, Ohio
Space -themed exhibits, simulators rides, movies and more

Sunflower Festival at Evans Orchard
Through August 21, 2021
198 Stone Road, Georgetown, Kentucky

Summer Music on the Levee
Through September 2, 2021 (Thursday evenings from 7–10pm)
Central Plaza at Newport on the Levee, Newport, Kentucky

Krohn Conservatory Butterflies of Bali
Through September 6, 2021
1501 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy seeing 1000s of butterflies! Purchase tickets ahead of your visit


Chicago Concert
August 1, 2021
Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
25 or 6 to 4!

Flea in the Fort
August 1, 2021
Mess Hall Lane, Fort Thomas, Kentucky
10am–3pm flea market

Outdoor Movie
August 1, 2021
Tower Park Amphitheater at Cochran Ave., Fort Thomas, Kentucky
Movie from 8pm–10pm

St. Aloysius Summer Festival
August 1, 2021
3350 Chapel Rd., Shandon, Ohio
Chicken dinner and fun! Classic cruise in

Touch a Truck
August 1, 2021
Tower Park at 900 S. Ft. Thomas Ave., Ft. Thomas, Kentucky
See all kinds of trucks!

Boone County Fair and Horse Show
August 2–7, 2021
Burlington, Kentucky

Jazz in the Park at Washington Park
August 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2021
Washington Park Porch in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
Limited seating

The Black Crows Concert
August 3, 2021
Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Edgewood Summer Concerts
August 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2021
Presidents Park at 283 Dudley Rd., Edgewood, Kentucky
Madison shelter

Hump Day Concert Series
August 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2021
Voice of America MetroPark Athletic Complex at 7850 VOA Park Dr., West Chester, Ohio
Free concerts – General admission tickets required. Music begins at 7pm

Live on the Green
August 4, 2021
Village Green on Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, Ohio
Summer concert with food trucks and more

Party on the Purple
August 4, 2021
Purple People Bridge, downtown Cincinnati and Covington
Live music, food trucks
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Summer Cinema
August 4, 11 and 25, 2021 (+Sept 8, 15, 29)
Washington Park, Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
Bring a lawn chair or blanket; Food trucks on site

Wednesdays in the Woods
August 4 and 11, 2021
Burnet Woods at 3251 Brookline Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Outdoor concerts

Behringer-Crawford Museum Summer Concerts
August 5, 12 and 19, 2021
Devou Park at 1600 Montague Rd., Covington, Kentucky
Bluegrass, rock, jazz, country and Latin music. $5 donation

Liberty Center Concert Series
August 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2021
The Square at Liberty Center at 7100 Foundry Row, Liberty Township, Ohio
Enjoy the free concerts

Music @BCM
August 5,12 and 19, 2021
Devou Park at 1600 Montague Rd., Covington, Kentucky
Behringer-Crawford Museum presents family-friendly music at a family-friendly price

Salsa on the Square
August 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2021 (+Sept 2, 9,16, 23, 30)
Fountain Square, downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Regional Latin bands will be playing; Latin food!

Summer Music on the Levee
August 5, 12, 19 and 26 – September 2, 2021 (Thursday evenings from 7–10pm)
Central Plaza at Newport on the Levee, Newport, Kentucky

Rockin’ the Roebling
August 5, 12, 19, 26, 2021 (+Sept 2)
Smale Riverfront Park at the Schmidlapp Event Lawn; Mehring Way and Main St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the music

The Takeover on the Square
August 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2021
The Square at Union Centre at 9285 Centre Pointe Dr., West Chester Township
Free concerts

Touch a Truck
August 5, 2021
Weller Park at 8832 Weller Rd., Montgomery, Ohio
Look at a firetruck, police car and more up close!

World’s Longest Yard Sale

August 5–8, 2021
Along 127
All kinds of treasures can be yours!

Big Art Party
August 6–8, 2021
Evendale Cultural Arts Center at 10500 Reading Road, Evendale, Ohio
Art exhibit, live music, dance, face painting and more

Blue Ash Summer Concerts at Towne Square
August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2021 (+Sept 3)
Blue Ash Towne Square, downtown Blue Ash., Ohio
Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the music

Days in the Park Festival
August 6–7, 2021
Chamberlin Park, Blue Ash Rd. in Deer Park (Cincinnati), Ohio
Food vendors, games, ride and music

First Friday/Second Look Saturday
August 6–7, 2021
Pendleton Art Center at 1105 Central Avenue, Middletown, Ohio
Art, music and food!

Ft. Mitchell Concert
August 6, 2021
DCCH Center at 75 Orphanage Rd., Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets!

Ft. Wright Community Yard Sale
August 6–8, 2021
Ft. Wright, Kentucky

Hanover Wine Festival
August 6, 2021
Hanover Winery at 21654 Morman Rd. Hamilton, Ohio
Live music, food trucks and wine

Holy Cross Immaculata Summer Festival
August 6–7, 2021
30 Guido St., Cincinnati, Ohio (Mt. Adams)
Live music, raffle, casino, festival food and more

Jason Mraz Concert
August 6, 2021
Andrew J. Brady Music Center at Smale Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Lebanon Blues Festival
August 6–7, 2021
Downtown Lebanon, Ohio
Music, food, beer garden

Lindsey Stirling Concert
August 6, 2021
Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Montgomery Movie in the Park
August 6, 2021
Montgomery Park at 10101 Montgomery Rd., Montgomery, Ohio
Bring your blanket

Mt. Healthy Summer Concerts
August 6 ,13, 20 and 27, 2021 (+Sept 3)
Mt. Healthy City Park at 1541 Hill Ave., Mt. Healthy, Ohio
Free concerts

New Richmond on the Ohio River Days
August 6–8, 2021
New Richmond, Ohio
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St. Antoninus Music Fest
August 6–8, 2021
1500 Linneman Road, Cincinnati, Ohio
Local bands, Sunday chicken dinner, kids area, games and rides

St. Joseph End of Summer Celebration
August 6–8, 2021 (confirm dates)
2470 Lorraine Ct., Crescent Springs, Kentucky
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Asian Food Fest
August 7–8, 2021
Second Street between Elm and Walnut, downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Asian cuisine, exhibits and more

Breakfast with the Animals
August 7 and 28, 2021
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden at 3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy early admission to the zoo as well as a full breakfast buffet. See the animals as they awake! Obtain tickets asap – this event sells out!

The City Flea
August 7, 2012 (+Sept 11, Oct 9 and Dec 11)
Washington Park in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
See what treasures you can find from 100+ vendors! Food trucks, too

Germania Biergarten Experience
August 7, 2021
Germania Park at 3529 W. Kemper Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy German food, beer and music

Keehner Park Concert Series
August 7, 14, 21, 27, 2021 (+Sept 6)
Keehner Park at 7211 Barret Road, West Chester, Ohio
Free concerts at the amphitheater stage; bring food and non-alcoholic beverages

Kentucky Symphony Orchestra Summer Series
August 7, 2021 (+ Sept 4)
Devou Park at 1201 Park Drive, Covington, Kentucky
Bring blankets or lawn chairs. Food trucks will be on site.

Montgomery Community-Wide Garage Sale
August 7, 2021
Montgomery, Ohio communities
Find a bargain

Ohio River Paddlefest
August 7, 2021
Schmidt Recreation Complex at 2944 Humbert Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio
Nine-mile float trip from the East End to Gilday Riverside Park in Riverside; Stay for the Finish Line Festival

RiversEDGE 2021 Concerts
August 7, 13, 2, 27, 2021 (+Sept 3, 11, 18)
116 Dayton Street, Hamilton, Ohio
Live music along the river

St. John the Baptist
August 7, 2021
5361 Dry Ridge Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Family picnic, raffles and festival food

Summer Concert Services
August 7, 2021
Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove, Cincinnati, Ohio
Free community concert

St. John the Baptist Festival
August 7–8, 2021
5361 Dry Ridge Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Mini festival with food and fun; Chicken dinner on Sunday drive-thru style

Waynesville Vintage Car Show
August 7, 2021
Main Street, Waynesville, Ohio
See cool old cars!

WestSide Market
August 7, 2021 (+Sept 4, Nov 27)
3719 Harrison Ave., downtown Cheviot, Ohio
Market pop-up with homemade items, baked goods, vintage fins and local brews

Art on Vine
August 8, 2021 (+Sept 5)
Court Street Plaza at E. Court Street between Vine and Walnut, downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Artisan vendors

Donauschwaben Oktoberfest 
August 8, 2021
4290 Dry Ridge Road in Colerain Township, Cincinnati, Ohio
Everything German!

Second Sunday on Main
August 8, 2021 (+Sept 12, Oct 10 and Nov 14)
Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio
100+ vendors with a parade

St. John the Evangelist Basket Bonanza Mini Fest
August 8, 2021
9080 Cincinnati-Dayton Rd., West Chester, Ohio
Picnic with food and games

Summer Concerts at Arlington Cemetery
August 8, 2021
South Lawn of Arlington Lake at 2145 Compton Road, (Mt. Healthy) Cincinnati, Ohio
7pm concert; bring chairs; complimentary popcorn and water

Greenhills Summer Concerts on the Commons
August 11, 2021 (+Sept 8)
Greenhills Commons at 24 Farragut Rd.

Great Inland Seafood Festival
August 12–15, 2021
Newport Festival Park, Newport, Kentucky
All kinds of seafood to try

Jason Aldean Concert
August 12, 2021
Riverbend Music Center q5b 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Delhi Skirt Game
August 13, 2021
Delhi Township Park in Delhi in Cincinnati, Ohio
Food, rides, games, fireworks an a fun skirt-filled baseball game!

Little Shop of Horrors
August 13–15 and 20–22, 2021
Carnegie Theatre at Covington Plaza Outdoor Amphitheater at 144 Madison Ave., Covington, Kentucky
Meet Seymour, the plant!

Party at the Park Concert
August 12, 2021
Memorial Park at 2003 Jack Woods Parkway, Independence, Kentucky
Music begins at 7pm

Red Brick Fridays
August 13, 2021
Uptown Oxford, Ohio
Businesses extend to the sidewalks! Eat and drink outside.

Maysville Oktoberfest
August 13–14, 2021
Downtown Maysville, Kentucky
Tradition music, folk dancing, German bier and cuisine. Enjoy the parade!

Our Lady of Visitation Visifest Mack
August 13–15, 2021
3172 South Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live music, festival faves, Sunday chicken dinner

Sacred Heart Festival
August 13–15, 2021
400 Nilles Rd., Fairfield, Ohio
Live music, beer, food and fun!

St. Mary Parish Festival
August 13–14, 2021
St. Mary of the Assumption at 8246 E. Main St., Alexandria, Kentucky

Union Centre Food Truck Rally
August 13, 2021
The Square @ Union Centre at 9285 Centre Pointe Dr., West Chester, Ohio
40 food trucks will be serving; music, fireworks and more

Bellevue 2nd Saturday Concerts
August 14, 2021
Thomas J. Wiethorn Memorial Beach Park, Bellevue, Kentucky
Enjoy the music!

Crafts, Critters, Car and Bike Show
August 14, 2021
Pinball Garage at 113 N. 3rd Street, Hamilton, Ohio
Crafts, music, food and pets!

Second Saturday Flea Market
August 14, 2021 (second Saturday of the month) through Dec 11, 2021
Laurel Bend at 86 Oldham Drive, Falmouth, Kentucky
Find a treasure!

St. Bernadette Mini Festival
August 14, 2021
1479 Locust Lake Road, Amelia, Ohio
Live music, food, drinks, raffles and more

St. Max Mini Festival
August 14, 2021
St. Maximilian Kolbe Church at 5720 Hamilton Mason, Rd., Liberty Township, Ohio
Raffles, games, food

Waynesville Concert in the Park
August 14, 2021 (+Sept 11)
Bicentennial Park Amphitheater, Waynesville, Ohio
Park is near Wayne Local Schools

Waynesville Street Faire
August 14, 2021 (+September 11)
Downtown Waynesville, Ohio
Artisans and unique vendors

Western & Southern Tennis Open
August 14–22, 2021
5460 Courseview Drive, Mason, Ohio
Tennis, anyone?

Hamilton Flea
August 15, 2021 (+Sept 11)
Marcum Park in downtown Hamilton, Ohio
Urban artisan market

Summer Concerts at Fort Thomas
August 15 and 29, 2021 (+Sept 5)
Tower Park Amphitheater, Cochran Ave, Fort Thomas, Kentucky

Truth and Reconciliation Visual Art Exhibition
August 18 – October 31, 2021
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center at 50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, Ohio
Portraits, paintings and poetry addresses truth and reconciliation

Birds of a Feather Festival
August 19–22, 2021
Thornhill Dragstrip, Morning View, Kentucky
Live music played outside

Blackberry Smoke Concert
August 19, 2021
Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Salsa on the Square
August19 and 26, 2021 (+Sep 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2021)
Fountain Square at Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, Ohio
Live music and food from Mazunte

Summer Music Festival at Ault Park
August 19, 2021
Ault Park at 3600 Observatory Avenue in Hyde Park (Cincinnati), Ohio
Dance to live music! Food, wine and water will be available

The Black Family Reunion
August 20–22, 2021
Sawyer Point at Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, Ohio
Parade, music and more!

St. Mary Funfest
August 20–22, 2021 (confirm dates)
St. Mary Church at 2853 Erie Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio

Charm Farm Vintage Market
August 20–22, 2021 (+Oct 15–17)
4953 Bunnell Hill Road, Lebanon, Ohio
Vintage furniture, gifts, clothing, home decor and jewelry. Food trucks. Tickets sold online

Evening with Michael Buble
August 20, 2021
Heritage Bank Center at 100 Broadway, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert!

Fifth and Vine Live
August 20–21, 27–28, 2021 (+Sept 3–4, 10–11, 17, 24–25)
Fountain Square at Fifth and Vine Streets, Cincinnati, Ohio
Free concert!

Midwest Regional Black Family Reunion Celebration
August 20–22, 2021
Downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Speakers, concerts and more

Seton Festival
August 20–22, 2021
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton at 5890 Buckwheat Rd., Milford, Ohio
Music, raffles and more

St. Ignatius of Loyola Festival
August 20–22, 2021
5222 North Bend Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio (Montfort Heights)
Music, games, rides and more

St. Mary Funfest
August 20–22, 2021
2853 Erie Ave,, Cincinnati, Ohio
Music, rides, games, food and more!

Escape the Village
August 21, 2021 (+Sep 18)
Heritage Village Museum at 22450 Lebsnon Rd., Sharonville, Ohio
Room-style challenges for 4-8 people

Off Pike Market 
August 21, 2021 (+September 18)
Mills Avenue at Victory Park, Norwood, Ohio
9am–1pm
Local produce and music, food trucks and more

Whimmydiddle Country Music Festival III
August 21 and 27, 2021
RiversEdge Amphitheater at 116 Dayton Street,Hamilton, Ohio
Concert!

Bridalrama
August 22, 201
Duke Energy Convention Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Get all kinds of ideas!

Burlington Antique Show
August 22, 2021 (+Sept 19, Oct 17)
Boone County Fairgrounds at 5819 Idelwild Road, Burlington, Kentucky
Find a special treasure!

MainStrasse Village Flea
August 22, 2021 (+ Sept 26 and Oct 24)
MainStrasse promenade between Philadelphia and Main Streets, Covington, Kentucky
Find a treasure

Music in the Park
August 22, 2021 (+Sept 18)
Chamberlin Park at 7640 Plainfield Rd, (Deer Park), Cincinnati, Ohio
Music begins at 7pm

Hall and Oates Concert
August 23, 2021
Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Buddy Guy Concert
August 23, 2021
Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Hump Day Concert Saffire Express
August 25, 2021
Voice of America MetroPark at 7850 VOA Park Dr., West Chester Township, Ohio
Free concert

Big Band Night
August 26, 2021 (+Sep 9, 30)
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Big band music – concerts from 7:30pm–9:30pm; bring your lawn chair

Final Friday
August 27, 2021 (+Sep 24, Oct 29, Nov 26 and Dec 17)
Pendleton Art Center at 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, Ohio
Meet the artists and purchase artwork

Friday Flow
August 27, 2021 (+Sept 3)
Washington Park at 1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
R& B music

Airlifter Brass Concert
August 28, 2021
121 Shopping Village, Batesville, Indian
Brass quintet of the US Air Force Band performing under the Batesville umbrellas

Covington Night Bazaar
August 28, 2021 (+Sep 18 and Oct 23)
Roebling Point, Covington, Kentucky
Various artisan vendors

Creatures of the Park
August 28, 2021
Point Pleasant Park at 2001 Resor Dr., Fairfield, Ohio

Dino Roar
August 28, 2021
Boys and Girls Club of West Chester/Liberty at 8749 Cincinnati Dayton Rd., West Chester, Ohio
Three show times. Activities, dig for bones, balloon twister. Tickets ordered in advance only

Hamilpolooza
August 28, 2021
Downtown Hamilton, Ohio (streets near Marcum Park)
Food, entertainment, shopping

Johnny Mathis: The Voice of Romance Tour
August 28, 2021
Aronoff Center for the Arts at 650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio
Chances Are!

Maroon 5 Concert
August 28, 2021
Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

Loveland Concerts in the Park
August 29, 2021 (+Sept 12)
Nisbet Park and Amphitheater at 126 Karl Brown Way, Loveland, Ohio
Bring your chairs and blankets for this free concert

Mountain Music Jam
August 29, 2021
Indian Creek MetroPark at 6500 Springfield Rd., Oxford, Ohio
Free concert

Not Your Average Paint and Sip Class
August 29, 2021 ( +Sep 19)
Fountain Square at downtown Cincinnati, Ohio
Follow along style; $25 voucher includes a 12×12 canvas, materials and drink voucher; Look for the Bob Ross wig!

Zac Brown Band Concert
August 29, 2021
Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio
Live concert!

DAYTON AND SPRINGFIELD, OHIO

Dayton Celtic Festival
Through August 1, 2021
Riverscape Metropark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
It’s all Irish! Enjoy music, entertainment, food and more
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Preble County Fair
Through August 7, 2021
722 South Franklin Street at the Preble County Fairgrounds in Eaton, Ohio

Space Celebration
Through August 7, 2021
National Museum of the US Air Force at 1100 Spaatz St, Dayton, Ohio
Space-themed exhibits, simulators rides, movies and more

The Little Mermaid
Through August 15, 2021
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
A Disney classic

Riverscape Metropark Music & Food Truck at Lunch
Through September 3, 2021 (Monday – Friday 11:30am–1:30pm)
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Live acoustic music and local food!
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Beavercreek Summer Concerts
August 1 and 8, 2021
Dominick Lofino Park at 640 Grange Hall Road, Beavercreek, Ohio
Sundays from 7pm–8pm

Centerville Summer Concert Series
August 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2021
Amphitheater at Stubbs Park at 255 W. Spring Valley Rd., Centerville, Ohio
Free concerts

Star City Concerts at Riverfront Park
August 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2021
Riverfront Park at 3 N. Miami Avenue, Miamisburg, Ohio
Free Sunday evening concerts. Bring your lawn chair

Fairborn Summer Concerts
August 2, 2021
Various venues in Fairborn, Ohio (Atherton Amphitheater and Main Street Commons)
Enjoy live music

Green County Fair
August 2–7, 2021
120 Fairground Rd., Xenia, Ohio
Enjoy the food, animals and rides

James Taylor Concert
August 4, 2021
Nutter Center at 3640 Colonial Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio
Sweet Baby James!

SummerFest
August 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2021 (+ Sept1) (Wednesdays)
Seger Park at 101-199 S. Perry Street, Vandalia, Ohio
Live music from 5pm–9pm. Food trucks

Levitt Pavilion Summer Concerts
August 5–7, 12–14, 19–21 and 26–28, 2021 (+Sept 2, 4, 9–1, 16, 17, 19, 26)
134 S Main St., Dayton, Ohio
Free concerts throughout the summer; music starts at 7pm

Food Truck Thursday in Springboro
August 5, 2021 (+September 2)
S. Main Street, Downtown historic Springboro, Ohio
Stores open late, too. Every first Thursday through September 2021 starting at 4:30pm

Champaign County Fair
August 6–13, 2021
Champaign County Fairgrounds at 384 Park Avenue, Urbana, Ohio

Beavercreek Movie in the Park
August 6, 2021
Dominick Lofino Park at 640 Grange Hall Rd., Beavercreek, Ohio
Free movie

Keith Sweat Concert
August 6, 2021
The Rose Music Center at 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights, Ohio

Mary Help of Christians Mini Festival
August 6–8, 2021
954 N. Maple Ave., Fairborn, Ohio
Garage sale, booth booth, rafles and more. Dinners!

Strawberry Jam First Friday
August 6, 2021 (+Sept 3)
Prouty Plaza, Troy, Ohio
Listen to live music

Annual Vintage Truck Show

August 7, 2021
Young’s Jersey Dairy at 6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd., Yellow Springs, Ohio
100 antique trucks from all over the US!

Arts in the City
August 7, 2021
Downtown Dayton, Ohio
Art exhibition and live arts

British Car Day at Eastwood MetroPark
August 7, 2021
1385 Harshman Rd., Dayton, Ohio
300 British cars and motorcycles

Optimist Kids Day in the Park
August 7, 2021
1700 Delco Park Dr., Kettering, Ohio
Games, prizes, face painting and more

The Strong Kids Triathlon
August 7, 2021
YMCA of Greater Dayton at 7251 Shull Rd., Huber Heights, Ohio
Open for kids aged 5–12

Deeds Carillon Concerts
August 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2021 (+Sept 5, 11)
1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton, Ohio
Listen to the 51 bells!

Close to Home Community Series – Jazz Combo
August 11, 2021
300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Bring lawn chairs; Food trucks on site

Fairborn Food Truck Rally
August 11 and 25, 2021 (+Sept 8, 22; Oct 13, 27) 3pm–7pm
103 W. Main Street, Fairborn, Ohio
Enjoy food truck fare every 2nd and 4th Wednesday
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Germanfest Picnic 
August 13–15, 2021
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Avenue, Dayton, Ohio
Enjoy German food!

Miami County Fair
August 13–19, 2021
650 N. County Road in Troy, Ohio

Down the River, Down a Beer
August 14, 2021
Downtown Piqua, Ohio
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Englewood Festival
August 14–15, 2021
Centennial Park, Englewood, Ohio
Art vendors, music, parade, food and car show

Miami Valley Music Fest
August 14–15, 2021
2252 Troy-Urbana Rd., Troy, Ohio

3rd Sunday at Front Street
August 15, 2021 (+Sept 19, Oct 17, Nov 21 and Dec 19)
Front Street, Dayton, Ohio
Market, art galleries, food trucks, live music from 11am–4pm
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3rd on Third Outdoor Market
August 15, 2021 (+Sept 19 and Oct 17)
1301 East Third Street, Dayton, Ohio
Eclectic outdoor market

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder
August 19 – September 19, 2021
La Comedia Dinner Theatre at765 W Central Ave, Springboro, Ohio
A murderous romp

Allen County Fair
August 20–28, 2021
Allen County Fairgrounds at 2750 Harding Hwy., Lima, Ohio

Darke County Fair
August 20–28, 2021
Darke County Fairgrounds at 800 Sweitzer Street, Greenville, Ohio

Open Aircraft Days
August 20, 2021 (+Sept 11, Oct 16, Nov 13, Dec 18)
1100 Spaatz Street, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio
Look into one of the museum’s aircraft

Antique Show and Flea Market
August 21–22, 2021 (+Sept 17– 19; Oct 16–17; Nov 20-21)
Clark County Fairgrounds at 4401 S. Charleston Park, Springfield, Ohio
Find a treasure at the May extravaganza

Dayton Porchfest
August 21, 2021 (Check date)
1450 E. Fifth Street (St. Anne’s Hill), Dayton, Ohio
Local music
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Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival
August 21–22, 2021
691 East Dayton-Yellow Springs Road, Fairborn, Ohio
Enjoy the corn!
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Springfield Antique Show
August 21–22, 2021 (+Sept 17–19, Oct 16–17, Nov 20–21)
Clark County Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ohio
Find something special for your home!

Vetfest
August 21, 2021
717 W. Xenia Dr., Fairborn, Ohio
Memorial motorcycle ride and festival

Close to Home Series – Andy Fox Concert
August 25, 2021
300 South Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio
Bring your lawn chair

Bellbrook SummerFest
August 27–29, 2021 (confirm dates)
Bellbrook, Ohio
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Donut Jam
August 27, 2021
Main Street, Troy, Ohio
Local bands, local beer and fun!

St. Ignatius of Antioch 29th Annual Dayton Lebanese Festival
August 27–29. 2021
5915 Springboro Pike, Dayton, Ohio
Food, rides. beer garden

It’s Only a Play
August 28 – September 5, 2021
Beavercreek Community Theatre at 3868 Dayton-Xenia Road, Beavercreek, Ohio
A comedy

ARTFest on Main
August 28, 2021
Springboro Business District at 330 S.Main Street, Springboro, Ohio
Artisans, music, kids’ activities, food trucks

Tour de Donut
August 28, 2021
11 N. Market Street, Troy, Ohio
East donuts and ride your bike!

SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Fayette County Fair
Through August 7, 2021
Connersville, Indiana

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Summer Movies in the Park
Aug 10 and 24, 2021
Liberty Center Park at 7100 Foundry Row, Liberty Township, Ohio
Starts at dusk

Music in the Park
August 13, 2021 (+Sept 10)
Bicentennial Park, Madison, Indiana
Food vendors available; bring your lawn chair

Madison Ribberfest BBQ and Blues
August 20–21, 2021
Bicentennial Park at 106 West Vaughn Dr., Madison, Indiana
Music, food, bbq competitions and more! Purchase tickets

Madison’s Treasure Walking Tour
August 21, 2021
Madison, Indiana
Free guided walking tour through downtown Madison

Whiskey City Summerfest
August 21, 2021
Civic Park T 111 E High St., Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Live music!