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Event: Starlit Picnic

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Romance will be waiting at the Cincinnati Observatory’s first adults-only Starlit Picnic.  

Event: Red Bull Soapbox Race

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Red Bull — known for hosting relatively creative and dangerous events like their Flugtag, where people build their own flying machines and participate in a competition involving flinging themselves off of tall things — has been bringing the joys of soapbox derby-ing to Mount Adams for several years.  

Event: Mini Maker Faire

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Grab the kids and head to the Cincinnati Museum Center for Mini Maker Faire, a celebration of creativity and invention spread across the rotunda, the center’s three museums and outside.  

Event: Taste of OTR

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 26, 2015
The third-annual Taste of OTR is a family-friendly day of food, craft beer and live entertainment in Washington Park to benefit Tender Mercies, a nonprofit in the heart of Over-the-Rhine that provides housing to homeless adults living with mental illness and a variety of supportive services.  

Event: Raise the Heights

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 26, 2015
The Kennedy Heights Arts Center, one of the best and most ambitious in the region, takes a great leap forward this weekend when it opens its new 10,500-square-foot annex in a portion of an old Kroger grocery store.  

Music: Lake Street Dive

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
It’s been a year and a half since the stratospheric breakout success of Lake Street Dive’s Bad Self Portraits album and its ubiquitous title track. In a heartbeat, the Boston-born/Brooklyn-based quartet was getting face time on every late-night/morning television show, notching adds in every conceivable radio format and scoring prime real estate in every music and entertainment magazine.   

Music: Pop Evil

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Pop Evil came roaring out of the western edge of Michigan in 2001 with a penchant for metallic-edged Hard Rock and an enviable level of sonic sophistication.  

Music: San Fermin

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
San Fermin’s second album, the recently released Jackrabbit, picks up where its debut left off, delivering lush soundscapes and boy/girl vocal tradeoffs.  

Music: Morning Teleportation

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
A lot of bands claim to be Psychedelic and then just crank up the reverb and write thinly veiled songs about getting high and transcendentally pondering mystically spiritual subject matter. Morning Teleportation doesn’t work that close to the surface.
  

Music: Earth, Wind & Fire

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Earth, Wind & Fire is the kind of band that has monumentally transcended the typical successes and fandom that most classic bands achieve.   

Event: Summer Cinema at Washington Park

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
As we reach the end of summer, so too do we come to the final installments of Washington Park’s weekly Summer Cinema series.  

Comedy: Tyrone Hawkins

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Comedian Tyrone Hawkins has been bouncing back and forth between Seattle and his hometown of Cincinnati for a few years.  

Event: Response Project

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
For Response Projects, creatives prepare and share a 10-minute response to a work of art.   

Onstage: A Hundred Minus One Day

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
For two summers, John Leo Muething has presented Stone on a Walk, his low-budget theater company offering “short, sweet and cheap” shows.   

Event: Cincy Brew Ha-Ha

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
If 50 comedians performing over the span of three days doesn’t get you laughing, the annual Cincy Brew Ha-Ha beer and comedy festival has just what you need to give your silly streak a pulse: beer.