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Music: Empires

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Every show Empires has played in Cincinnati, it has been memorable. The Chicago quintet’s Queen City debut was at 2010’s MidPoint festival.  

Art: Hit Up (The Art of the Tag) Opening Reception

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Michael Mattox has enlisted 25 of the city’s most active graffitists together for Hit Up (The Art of the Tag), an exhibition of hand-style-only works on canvas.  

Event: A'cat'emy Awards

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
The Ohio Alleycat Resource & Spay/Neuter Clinic (OAR) will hold its fourth annual A’cat’emy awards Saturday at The Phoenix downtown.   

Event: Maple Syrup Festival

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
As spring approaches, Hueston Woods is gearing up to tap their maple trees and celebrate the sweet tradition that is their annual Maple Syrup Festival. 
  

Music: Hellfyre Club with Busdriver, Nocandp, Open Mike Eagle and Milo

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
If you’re a fan of independent, progressive Hip Hop, pack your overnight backpack and camp out at the Northside Tavern this weekend, because Friday and Saturday night the club hosts some of the best local and national acts currently creeping up from the underground. 
  

Event: Spring into Health

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Jungle Jim's and Mercy Health Fairfield Hospital have joined forces to create the health and wellness event Spring Into Health  

Event: Cincinnati Home & Garden Show

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Whether you’re a homeowner or just fantasizing about the day you will become one, the Cincinnati Home and Garden Show has helped thousands of people get their abode ready for spring since 1969.  

Art: The Residents Opening Reception at Live(In) Gallery

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
This First Saturday, artists and current residents of 2159 Central Ave., in Brighton, Molly Donnermeyer and Amy Scarpello, are inaugurating their alternative arts space, Live(In) Gallery, with an exhibition of photography, installation, performance and auditory selections titled The Residents
  

Music: Music Live at Lunch at Christ Church Cathedral

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Looking for some lunchtime entertainment in a beautiful setting? Head to Christ Church Cathedral for the Music Live at Lunch series throughout the month of March. These free weekly concerts are held i  

Event: Fit Tuesday

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Celebrate Fat Tuesday by getting fit. The YMCA is hosting a Mardi Gras parade and hour of fitness on Fountain Square, with free fitness class samples and information.  

Literary: David James Poissant

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Author and onetime University of Cincinnati (UC) professor Brock Clarke has high praise for David James Poissant, who earned a Ph.D. in comparative literature from UC in 2011: "Poissant will end up being his generation's Richard Ford: his fiction is full of big ideas, of startling insights into how we live now."   

Art: Michael Kenna FotoFocus Lecture

0 Comments · Tuesday, February 25, 2014
For the spring FotoFocus lecture, the Cincinnati Art Museum is bringing in Michael Kenna, an English-born, Seattle-based photographer whose reputation revolves around serenely calm, black-and-white landscapes, which often require long exposures to get the soft, dream-like imagery he seeks.  

Music: Voodoo Loons

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Eclectic Indie/Alt Rock trio Voodoo Loons returns to the stage this week to celebrate the release of its new album, The Criminal Ear. It’s the second full-length from the band.  

Literary: Susan Crandall

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Since the publication of Noblesville, Ind., author Susan Crandall’s Whistling Past the Graveyard, readers have been falling in love with both the novel and its precocious 9-year-old narrator.  

Dance: /SHIFT/

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Brainstorming various aspects of the concept of time marked the impetus of MamLuft&Co. Dance’s most recent work, /SHIFT/, premiering at the Aronoff Center this weekend.