Monday October 11th
Charity: Sweet Cheeks Diaper Bank Golf Excursion, 9 am-6pm, Traditions Golf Club, 2035 Williams Road, Hebron. sweetcheeksdiaperbank.org.
FOOD: Cincinnati Taco Week, participating restaurants in the greater Cincinnati area. Part of Hispanic Heritage Month. cincytacoweek.com.
END: Interesting facts on the pitch, 6-8pm, Fountain Square, 520 Vine St., Downtown. Weekly until October 11th. For free. meinbrunnenplatz.com.
Tuesday October 12th
CONCERTS: Angels & Airwaves, PromoWest pavilion at Ovation. With bad suns.
CONCERTS: Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, PNC pavilion. With Margo price.
Wednesday October 13th
CONCERTS: The Mersey Beatles, Aronoff Center for the Arts.
Thursday October 14th
ART: The studio box: Gee Horton, 6 pm-9pm, Rheingeist Brewery, 1910 Elm St., Across the Rhine. Live art from a purpose-built mini-studio in the taproom. Every Thursday in October. For free.
ART: ObservARTory Nights, 6:30 pm-8:30pm, Cincinnati Observatory, 3489 Observatory Place, Mount Lookout. Red Door Project and Art Academy of Cincinnati partnership. Exhibition and art auction followed by stargazing. Masks required. For free. artacademy.edu.
COMEDY: Pauly Shore, Funny Bones Comedy Club, 7518 Bales St., Liberty Township. Only one night. From 21 years. freedom.funnybone.com.
COMEDY: Jo Koy: Just a joke tour Taft theater.
CONCERTS: Jungle, PromoWest pavilion at Ovation. With Adeline.
HALLOWEEN: movie night on the dike, 7-9pm, Newport on the Levee, One Levee Way, Newport. October 14th: Scoob. October 21: The Addams family. October 28th: hocus-pocus.
Friday October 15th
CHARITY: Golf Scramble, Midday, California Golf Course, 5924 Kellogg Ave., California. Benefits Cincinnati Gaelic Athletic Association. $ 100 per golfer. facebook.com/cincinnatigaa.
COMEDY: In Real Life Comedy Tour, Heritage banking center. With Mike Epps, DC Young Fly, Karlous Miller, Kountry Wayne and Desi Banks.
COMEDY: Donnie Baker, Funny Bones Comedy Club, 7518 Bales St., Liberty Township. Runs October 15-16. From 21 years. freedom.funnybone.com.
CONCERTS: America’s Sweethearts, 8 p.m., Fairfield Community Arts Center, 411 Wessel Drive, Fairfield. $ 30- $ 32. 513-867-5348; fairfieldoh.gov/tickets.
CONCERTS: Hiroshima, Ludlow garage.
HALLOWEEN: Haunted village, 6-10 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Heritage Village Museum, 11500 Lebanon Road, Sharonville. Runs the weekend October 8-23. Family-friendly event with a bit of a scare in a 19th century village in Sharon Woods. $ 10. Heritagevillagecincinnati.org.
HALLOWEEN: City of Terror, 7:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Friday-Saturday, 1449 Greenbush Cobb Road, Williamsburg. Runs September 3rd through November 3rd. 6. $ 25- $ 35. allhallowsevellc.com.
HALLOWEEN: Halloween meeting point, Friday-Saturday, Kings Island, 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason. Runs Sept. 24th through Oct. 30th visitkingsisland.com.
HALLOWEEN: home of sulfur, Friday-Saturday, Renaissance Festival Grounds, 10542 E. Ohio 73, Waynesville. Runs Sept. 24th through Oct. 30. brimstonehaunt.com.
OUTDOORS: A journey to the stars 7 p.m., Mitchell Memorial Forest, 5401 Zion Road, Kleve. Meet some of the constellations and speed through the stories behind them. Then, explore the night sky with the Cincinnati Astronomical Society. From age 6. $ 5. Register by October 14th. greatparks.org/calendar.
SHOPPING: charm on the farm, Friday 4pm – 8pm (VIP only), Saturday 9am – 12pm (early bird) and Saturday 12pm – 4pm, Sunday 10am – 3pm, 4953 Bunnell Hill Road, Lebanon. Vintage market. charmatthefarm.com.
Saturday October 16
ART: Joel Armor: Finding Home, 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. and 4 p.m. – 5 p.m., Nature PlayScape, Cincinnati Nature Center, 4949 Tealtown Road, Milford. Open reception. Reservation required: cincynature.org/things-to-do.
ART: How we see ourselves 12 pm-5pm, ArtWorks V2 Gallery, 901 E. McMillan St., Walnut Hills. The exhibition shows self-portraits of young artists. October 16 is the last day of the exhibition.
COMEDY: Fall in Comedy feat. Jay Armstrong, Madison Theater.
CONCERTS: Kentucky Symphony Orchestra: The New B’s, Drees Home Auditorium, St. Henry High School, 3577 Scheben Drive, Erlanger. The season for the 30th anniversary starts today. $ 35. kyso.org.
CONCERTS: Elvis Costello & the Imposters, Andrew J. Brady Icon Music Center.
CONCERTS: Cincy Sweetest Day R&B Fest, Heritage banking center. with Keith Sweat, Bell Biv Devoe, Bobby Brown, Ginuwine and Silk.
CRAFT SHOW: Hamilton High Boosters Fall Craft Show, 9 am-4pm, Butler County Fairgrounds, 1715 Fairgrove Ave., Hamilton. $ 2 entry. facebook.com.
DANCE: Latin Twerk, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Arts on the Avenue, 2141 Central Ave., West End. Big dance party at the end of Hispanic Heritage Month. With Dominicana DJ Ultra Violet from the Bronx. $ 10. eventbrite.com.
FAMILY: Enjoy the arts in parks, 1 pm-5pm, Winton Woods, 10245 Winton Road, Springfield Township. Appearances by Elementz and Lauren Eylise. For free.
FESTIVALS: Ohio Renaissance Festival: Romantic Weekend, 10:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Renaissance Park, 10542 E. Ohio 73, Waynesville. Runs Sept. 4-Oct. 31. renfestival.com.
FESTIVALS: Thanksgiving Day, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Caesar Creek Pioneer Village, 3999 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville. Take part in early 19th century activities and learn how early pioneers prepared huts and food stores for winter. $ 5. ccpv.us.
FESTIVALS: Autumn Food Festival, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Findlay Market, 1801 Race St., Over-the-Rhine. Buy tickets from over 30 market vendors to sample autumn treats. Scary scavenger hunt for children, photo box, live music and more. fallfoodtest2021.eventbrite.com.
FESTIVALS: Pumpkin Festival, Saturday 9 am-6pm, Sunday 9 am-5pm, Weber’s Farm, 6007 Kilby Road, Harrison. Crafts, live music, demonstrations, kids activities and more. $ 5. webersfarmmarket.com.
FILM: Rolls on Wheels, 7 p.m., Pleasant Ridge CRC, 5915 Ridge Ave., Pleasant Ridge. Free, including popcorn and drinks. cindependentfilmfest.org/book-here.
HALLOWEEN: Tricks & Treats, Saturday-Sunday, Kings Island, 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason. Familyfriendly. Runs September 25th through October. 31. visitkingsisland.com.
HALLOWEEN: Pumpkin Patch Express, 10:00 am, 12:30 pm and 3:00 pm, LM&M Railroad, 16 E. South St., Lebanon. 45 minute train ride, visit to Creech’s Garden Center, free small pumpkin pie. The total travel time is two hours. Runs Saturday-Sunday October 2nd through October 31st. $ 25, $ 20 ages 2-16 and over 62. lebanonrr.com.
LECTURE: A conversation with the historians Jon Meacham and David Blight, 1 p.m., National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, 50 E. Freedom Way, Downtown. Pulitzer Prize-winning historians discuss the nation’s long and ongoing struggle for civil rights. $ 15. freedom center.org.
SHOPPING: The market at Medpace, 9 am-1pm, 5375 Medpace Way, Madisonville.
SPORT: FCC party before the game, 4.30pm-7.30pm, Washington Park, 1230 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine.
SPORT: Cincinnati FC – Orlando City SC, 7:30 p.m., TQL Stadium, 1501 Central Pkwy, West End.
THEATER: Pipeline, Ensemble Theater, 1127 Vine St., Over-the-Rhine. Nya, a downtown public high school teacher, stands up for her students but desperately tries to give her only son, Omari, opportunities they will never have. But if an explosive incident at his prestigious private school threatens to drive him out of the field, will all your efforts be lost? A compelling, must-see portrait of parenting, education, and the experiences of young black men in America. Runs September 22nd through October 22nd. 16. ensemblecincinnati.org.
TOURS: Historic Norwood Tour, 2-6pm, Victory Park, 4420 Montgomery Road, Norwood. Stroll through the historic Ward 1. Neighborhood. The guided tour is 1.25 miles and includes highlights of the city’s history, architecture, and hidden gems. $ 10. eventbrite.com.
Sunday 17th October
CHARITY: Ohio Valley Team Hope Walk, 10:00 a.m., Voice of America MetroPark, 7850 VOA Park Drive, West Chester Township. Advantages of the Huntington’s Disease Society of America. ohiovalley.hdsa.org.
COMEDY: Kerwin Claiborne, Funny Bones Comedy Club, 7518 Bales St., Liberty Township. Only one night. From 21 years. freedom.funnybone.com.
MUSIC: Southbank Quartet concert series, 2:00 p.m., Weston Art Gallery, 650 Walnut Street, Downtown.
RECREATION: Peebles 5K, 10 a.m., Peebles Corner, 954 McMillan St., Walnut Hills. Inaugural race through Eden Park and Walnut Hills Business District. Celebration after the race at Green Man Park. $ 30. runsignup.com.
SHOPPING: Burlington Antique Show, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m., Boone County Fairgrounds, 5819 Idlewild Road, Burlington. With over 200 dealers in antiques, vintage jewelry, primitives, garden and architectural items, mid-century collectibles, Americana, memorabilia, and retro and vintage furniture. $ 6 early riser (6-8am), $ 4 general admission. Free for children under 12. burlingtonantiqueshow.com.
SHOPPING: AfroSwag Hair Show, 3 p.m. – 7 p.m., Duke Energy Convention Center, 525 Elm St., downtown. Celebrate the beauty of black hair with this natural hair show. Fashion, art, live demos, vendors, performances and more. $ 25. eventbrite.com.
TOURS: Historic Mount Adams Hikes, 1 p.m., Mount Adams Bar & Grill, 938 Hatch St., Mount Adams. 2-hour guided walking tour of the neighborhood. Wear comfortable shoes and a mask. Runs Sundays through October 31st. Benefits of the Mount Adams Civic Association. $ 10. mtadamscincy.org.