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Onstage: Carmen

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Cincinnati Opera kicks off its season with Carmen, a rep mainstay about a gypsy woman who lives by her own rules.    

Comedy: Mike Stanley

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When he was younger, Mike Stanley wasn’t sure how one became a comedian. “I thought you had to live in New York or Los Angeles and be a movie star,” Stanley says.  

Music: Julian Velard

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Friday’s debut concert at the DownTowne Listening Room features acclaimed Piano Pop singer/songwriter Julian Velard.  

Event: Jungle Jim's International Beer Fest

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
It’s not summer until there’s barbecue and binge drinking, and Jungle Jim’s is providing more than 350 different beers from more than 100 breweries — national and international — at its ninth annual International Beer Fest.   

Comedy: Bill Cosby

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Iconic comic (and everybody’s favorite TV dad) Bill Cosby will make a rare appearance at the Aronoff Center.  

Art: Collaborate at Galaxie Skateshop

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Galaxie Skateshop presents Collaborate, a group show featuring artwork by Jaclin Hastings, Tory Keith, Chris Luessen, Doug Korfhagen, Joel Blazer, Amber Bowers and Dave Ackles, among others.  

Event: Juneteenth Festival

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In 1988, Cincinnati’s Juneteenth tradition began as a neighborhood festival in Kennedy Heights, celebrating Emancipation Day and drawing close to 1,500 people to Daniel Drake Park for picnicking, games and historical reenactments.   

Event: Queen City Invitational Baseball Festival

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Since 1869, Cincinnati’s been a baseball city — the first professional one, in fact, thanks to the Cincinnati Red Stockings. And the Cincinnati Vintage Base Ball Club is putting those red stockings back on for a day of old fashioned baseball.   

Event: MainStrasse Village Goettafest

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
If there’s anything Cincinnatians love more than enjoying their ancestors’ loving gift of breakfasty goetta goodness, it’s absolutely nothing.  

Onstage: League of Cincinnati Theatres Awards

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Since last August, representatives of the League of Cincinnati Theatres have attended shows and identified productions and performers to be considered for their annual awards.  

Event: Mercantile Library Harriet Beecher Stowe Lecture

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas will speak at the Mercantile Library’s Harriet Beecher Stower Lecture on Tuesday.  

Event: Margarita Madness

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
CityBeat hosts its second annual Margarita Madness party, presented by Milagro tequila.   

Event: Food Truckin' for Josh Cares

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Josh Cares, a local nonprofit that provides companionship and comfort to children hospitalized in critical and chronic care units at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, hosts its second annual lunchtime Food Truckin’ for Josh Cares festival.   

Music: Yvette

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Yvette is one of those bands whose music, at its best, sounds like something going really, really wrong.   

Music: Phosphorescent

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Multi-instrumentalist Matthew Houck seems slightly bashful about attaching his given name to his recorded output.