CityBeat - CityBeat Recommends http://www.citybeat.com/cincinnati/articles.sec-186-1-citybeat_recommends.html <![CDATA[Event: Harvest Home Fair - ]]>

More than 150 years ago, a farmer held a fair in Green Township to celebrate his harvest. Now, that same fair is not only still alive but the “biggest little fair in Ohio.” 

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<![CDATA[Music: Grouplove - ]]>

If you do a Google search for Grouplove, you may get a few hits that aren’t necessarily what you’re looking for (or it may be right up your three-laned alley; I don’t know you), but at least a few should take you to information about the L.A.-based Indie Rock/Electro Pop quintet.

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<![CDATA[Music: Ellis Paul - ]]>

Ellis Paul is a musician who has hung in there over the years despite the ups and downs of the music business.

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<![CDATA[Music: Legendary Shack Shakers - ]]>

Originally based out of Paducah, Ky., the wild and woolly band of hillbilly music-twisting punkers is moving forward as its 20th anniversary looms. 


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<![CDATA[Onstage: <i>Hands On a Hardbody</i> - ]]>

Hand it to Ensemble Theatre for kicking off its 2014-2015 season with the regional premiere of a recent Broadway musical, Hands on a Hardbody. 

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<![CDATA[Music: The Piano Guys - ]]>

For one night only, Internet sensation The Piano Guys take over the Aronoff Center’s Procter & Gamble Hall with the band’s innovative blend of Classical and Pop music.

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<![CDATA[Comedy: Mike Vecchione - ]]>

Fresh from a run on this past summer’s Last Comic Standing, Mike Vecchione is back on the road. 

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<![CDATA[Lit: Don Heinrich Tolzmann - ]]>

Local author Don Heinrich Tolzmann has made it his mission to spread Germany’s rich history to Cincinnati and beyond for more than three decades.

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<![CDATA[Music: The Pack A.D. - ]]>

Guitar/drum duo The Pack A.D. sport the adrenalized power of an unmanned locomotive with the throttle set to “bat out of hell.” 


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<![CDATA[Art: Michael Stillion <i>Ghost in the Machine</i> at the Phyllis Weston Gallery - ]]>

Michael Stillion, artist, Contemporary Arts Center preparator and curator of the center’s Shall I tell you the secret of the whole world? will have a solo exhibition of his paintings, drawings, collages and sculpture at Phyllis Weston Gallery. 

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<![CDATA[Event: MainStrasse Village Oktoberfest - ]]>

Head over to MainStrasse Village in Covington for the 36th annual Oktoberfest, a cultural experience that extends more than six city blocks. 

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<![CDATA[Event: Cincinnati ComiCon - ]]> The aim of Cincinnati ComiCon is to produce a world-class comic book convention in Cincinnati that’s committed to putting the fans first.

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<![CDATA[Event: Cincinnati Celtic Festival - ]]>

Grab your kilt and a Friendly Son of Saint Patrick for three days of Celtic celebration at Washington Park.

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<![CDATA[Music: Ohio River Throwdown - ]]>

Showcasing many of the leading lights of the modern Americana movement, the Ohio River Throwdown returns this year for its second annual event. 

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<![CDATA[Event: Russian Fest - ]]>

Stuffed cabbage, piroshkis, nesting dolls — just a few of the cultural classics you’ll find at Russian Fest this Saturday at the St. George Russian Orthodox Church.  

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<![CDATA[Event: Old West Festival - ]]>

Strap on your boots, slap on your chaps and dust off your hats: a little piece of rural Ohio is rolling back in time with the seventh annual Old West Fest.

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<![CDATA[Event: Crafts + Drafts - ]]>

CityBeat hosts Crafts + Drafts on Saturday, an exhibition and sale of handmade alternative crafts and arts. 

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<![CDATA[Sports: Tailgating on the Square - ]]>

Who Dey. Kick off football season with a tailgate party on Fountain Square.

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<![CDATA[Art: <i>Kehinde Wiley: Memling</i> - ]]>

Kehinde Wiley: Memling continues through Oct. 5. Taft Museum of Art. 

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<![CDATA[Event: Riverfest - ]]>

More than 35 years ago, WEBN organized a fireworks show to celebrate its 10-year anniversary. Now, it’s evolved into an annual, all-day celebration: Riverfest. 

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