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Camp Washington Coney Eating Challenge

All the coneys you can eat in 3 minutes

{CommentsCant} · Monday, June 9, 2014
Fountain Square's Freaky Friday Series gets meaty during the Camp Washington Chili Coney Eating Challenge (Friday, June 13).
This chili-crazy city has more chili parlors per capita and square mile than any other city in the United States, eating more than 2 million pounds of chili each year ... topped with 850,000 pounds of shredded cheese. If you're one of Cincinnati's chili freaks and enjoy s...  

Graeter's "Official Ice Cream" of the Western & Southern Open

Makes sense

{CommentsCant} · Monday, June 9, 2014
Graeter's has been named the official ice cream of the annual Western & Southern Open (Aug. 9-17) tennis tournament — which makes sense because Cincinnatians love Greater's and the W&S Open is in Cincinnati ... well, technically Mason.
Cincinnatians and W&S Open out-of-towners (nearly 200,000 fans from 50 state...  
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Father's Day Dining Specials

Meals and meal deals for the dads in your life

{CommentsCant} · Monday, June 9, 2014
Father's Day is equally as important at Mother's Day. And so, on Sunday, June 15, area restaurants are offering specials meals and deals for dads.
BrewRiver GastroPub — Traditional brunch menu items including beer-inspired cocktails. All Dads receive free bacon-infused donuts, while supplies last. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 2062 Riverside Drive, East End, 513-861-2484,   

Vegetarians Need Grills, Too

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Hot dogs are the American flag of summer meats. The tube-shaped, sheath-packed meat-sticks plump away on charcoal grills and in baseball stadiums everywhere from Memorial Day to Labor Day, serving up freedom with a side of ketchup.
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Mediterranean Food Fest This Weekend

St. James Loveland hosts

{CommentsCant} · Monday, June 2, 2014
Prep for Panegyri by enjoying the incredibly diverse Mediterranean menu at the St. James Orthodox Church's Mediterranean Food Fest (which also includes authentic music as well as games and all the other fun summer festival activities).
The homemade Middle Eastern cuisine features everything (pretty much literally) ranging from appetizers (hummus, baba ghanouj, fattoush, tabbouleh, olives, spana...  

Event: Valley Vineyards Wine & Beer Festival

0 Comments · Monday, June 2, 2014
Get a taste of Warren County at Valley Vineyards’ 44th annual wine and beer festival.    

Event: Mulberry Festival

0 Comments · Monday, June 2, 2014
The Imago Earth Center is celebrating the mulberry, an underappreciated wild fruit, with its own festival.  

Event: Cincinnati Playhouse Scenery Shop Sale

0 Comments · Monday, June 2, 2014
This Saturday go behind the scenes — and even buy some of them — during the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park’s popular scenery shop sale.   

Event: Second Sunday on Main

0 Comments · Monday, June 2, 2014
Second Sunday on Main, the eclectic monthly street festival in Over-the-Rhine, features vendors, food trucks, live music, street performers, a beer garden and more between 13th and Liberty streets.  
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Park + Vine Celebrates Seven Years

... With a party

{CommentsCant} · Friday, May 30, 2014
Local green general store Park + Vine is celebrating seven years in Over-the-Rhine with a party.
This family-friendly party will feature live music, food, a phototbooth and a DJ — all coinciding with OTR's Final Friday gallery walk. The celebration, officially titled the "Seven Year Itch," starts at 7 p.m.
“Seven years seems like a very long time and at the same time, not long at all,”...