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Music: Drake and Lil Wayne

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Canadian-born Aubrey Drake Graham, better known as simply Drake, has proven to be a talented triple threat — a dramatic and comedic actor, a rapper with R&B authenticity and a songwriter for himself and others. 
  

Music: Stand of Oaks

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Like many good singer/songwriters, Timothy Showalter harnesses his personal dramas and setbacks into potent songs about growing up in Goshen, Ind., and wrestling his demons — sometimes within the span of the same song.
  

Attractions: Shark Week at the Newport Aquarium

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
The Newport Aquarium gets in on the Shark Week hysteria with its own special programming (sans Sharknados).  

Event: Sugar Rush

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
Act like a kid in a candy store during CityBeat’s favorite sweet event: the third-annual Sugar Rush.  

Comedy: Tommy Davidson

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
Though he says he was a very funny kid, Tommy Davidson never realized just how funny he was.  

Art: Co-Conspirators at Caracole

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
The participants in the exhibition at Northside HIV/AIDs nonprofit, Co-Conspirators: Works by and with Raymond Thunder-Sky, Donald Henry, Becky Iker, Dale Jackson, Bill Ross and Kevin White, are all connected by their early involvement with two Northside-based art organizations.  

Event: Great Inland Seafood Festival

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
Enjoy all the delicacies of aquatic life at the 27th annual Great Inland Seafood Festival.  

Event: Bacon, Blues & Brew Arts and Music Festival

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
A bacon, Blues and brews arts and music festival?  

Event: Midwest Regional Black Family Reunion

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
The Midwest Regional Black Family reunion returns for the 26th time.  

Event: Rock & Roll Against Dirty Coal: Live Band Karaoke Challenge

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
The Ohio Citizen Action Education Fund hosts a karaoke fundraiser at the Northside Tavern to help fight pollution from coal plants.  

Film: Hilltop Stories

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
Seven short films about life in Walnut Hills, created by DAAP professor Ryan Mulligan and art educator Sam Meador and featuring residents of the inner-city neighborhood, debut with a free outdoor screening.  

Event: The City Flea

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
The curated urban flea market returns to Washington Park for a day of vintage-hunting, artisan-made wares and local snacking.   

Event: Covedale Center Annual Arts & Crafts Fair

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
The Covedale Center hosts its 13th annual summer Arts & Crafts Fair.  

Event: The Invisible Kids Project

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
The Invisible Kids Project is a nonprofit attempting to ensure and support the development and maintenance of healthy, loving relationships for every child in the child protection system.   

Music: The Vespers

0 Comments · Monday, August 11, 2014
Nashville quartet The Vespers’ website labels the group a “Southern Roots Family Reunion,” a descriptor that gives potential fans the band’s regional location, a sense of the style of music played (Americana/Folk Pop) and a hint of the familial ties that play into their intuitive musical interaction.