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Event: Summer Solstice Lavender Festival

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2015
From medicine to aromatherapy or as a fragrant ingredient in everything from cookies to tea, the Summer Solstice Lavender Festival allows attendees to stroll through blooming fields of lavender to pick a bundle and learn about its uses, as well as purchase lavender-infused body and food products.  

Event: Juneteenth Festival

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Juneteenth, a national celebration of Emancipation Day and the legal end of slavery in America, will hold its 28th-annual festival at Daniel Drake Park.  

Event: Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival (POSTPONED)

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2015
People say there’s nothing quite as American as apple pie, but it could be argued that the national cuisine of the good ole U.S. of A. is barbecue.   

Comedy: Kevin Hart

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Kevin Hart, everyone’s favorite little comedian and most likely literally the hardest working man in show business (in the past two years he’s been in seven movies, including Ride Along, The Wedding Ringer, Get Hard and on and on), brings his “What Now?” stand-up tour to U.S. Bank Arena.  

Music: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Musical provocateur Jon Spencer chose the perfect handle for his new project when it was formed back in 1991 — Blues Explosion — and it continues to accurately reflect the visceral sound and fury emanating from his incendiary trio almost a quarter century later.  

Music: David Shaw's Big River Get Down

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2015
David Shaw's Big River Get Down features The Revivalists, The Main Squeeze, Elementree Livity Project and more.   

Music: Twin Peaks

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Twin Peaks is the sound of four guys, each barely old enough to drink legally, having fun doing what they love.  

Music: Justin Furstenfeld

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2015
It’s been 20 years and a lot of hard times since Blue October formed, but Justin Furstenfeld and the gang aren’t done yet.  

Art: Max Unterhaslberger

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2015
As an artist with practically an alphabet for a name, it’s fitting that Max Unterhaslberger hones in on one’s signature as a basis for art.
  

Event: Vintage Base Ball Tournament

0 Comments · Thursday, June 11, 2015
Take a time machine into America’s favorite pastime with the Vintage Base Ball Tournament, in which players face off in the diamond as if it were 1869, the year baseball’s first professional team — the Cincinnati Reds — formed.   

Event: Mahrajan Summer Festival

0 Comments · Thursday, June 11, 2015
The bounty of the Mediterranean comes to St. Anthony of Padua Church in Walnut Hills. Mahrajan features all sorts of Mediterranean eats, from fresh kibbee and hummus to grape leaves, falafel and baklava.  

Literary: Brittany Gibbons

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 10, 2015
The title of Brittany Gibbons’ new memoir says a lot about the content therein: Fat Girl Walking: Sex, Food, Love, and Being Comfortable in Your Skin … Every Inch of It.   

Event: Newport Italianfest

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Spend your evening surrounded by authentic Italian food from local restaurants including Pompilios, Roma’s and Bella Luna, with live music featuring performers from all over the nation and the “old country,” including the Italian harmony trio Tre Bella.   

Comedy: Johnny Beehner

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 10, 2015
 “I’ve been told that after two or three years of marriage, a lot of couples decide to have babies,” comedian Johnny Beehner told an audience on The Late Show with David Letterman.  

Onstage: One Man, Two Guvnors

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Ready to laugh your ass off? Cincinnati Shakespeare Company has everyone doing just that with this contemporary version of Carlo Goldoni’s 1743 comic masterpiece, The Servant of Two Masters.