Event Calendar

May
  9 - 11
Appalachian Festival 2014
The 45th Annual Appalachian Festival is sponsored by the Appalachian Community Development Association. Visitors can enjoy hundreds of down-home crafts, non-stop music on four stages, storytelling performances, traditional dance performances, and lots of food! Traditional craftsmen will be demonstrating their techniques and selling their wares. The living history village features "live" campers dressed in 1840's clothing who'll be demonstrating Appalachian mountain life 150+ years ago.   more info
  17
Walk Now for Autism Speaks
Join Autism Speaks for a walk to change the future for all who struggle with autism!   more info
  24
Tri For Joe
Be a part of this amazing event to benefit the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati. The Sprint Triathlon consists of a 700-meter swim (2 long laps around Sunlite Pool perimeter), a 20-kilometer bike ride (flat and fast course along scenic Route 52) and a 5-kilometer run inside the park. You also have the choice of participating in the Duathlon (5-kilometer run, 20-kilometer bike, 5-kilometer run), or the 5-kilometer Run/Walk with a Kids Fun Run (for children 8 and under). This is an event for the entire family - what better way to kick off your summer! All participants receive a performance technical shirt, race bag and post race food and drink!   more info
  24
Cincinnati Warbirds WWII Swing Dance and USO Show
Featuring Tom Daugherty Orchestra's "Swing Canteen" recreating Glenn Miller's Army Air Corps Band and Swing Dancers from Cincyswing.com. Click the "more info" link for event full details.   more info
  24
Coney Island Opening Day 2014
Coney Island opens for our 128th season of summer fun! In celebration of Memorial Day weekend, military personnel get in FREE!   more info
  30 - Jun 1
Summerfair 2014
Summerfair is Cincinnati's premier festival of fine arts and crafts. The fair will feature more than 300 fine artists and craftspeople from around the country as well as regional performers, a variety of gourmet arts, and the Youth Arts Rocks! area for kids.   more info

June
  13
Moonlite Garden Party featuring Model Behavior
Dance under the stars at Moonlite Gardens! Enjoy fantastic live music from Model Behavior while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets.   more info
  20 - 22
Paddlefest
The Ohio River Way Paddlefest is the largest canoe and kayak paddling event in America with over 2,200 paddlers. The weekend kicks off with the Kids Outdoor Action Expo on Friday, the Outdoor Expo and "Roots on the River" Music Festival on Saturday and Paddle the Ohio on Saturday.   more info
  27
Moonlite Garden Party featuring Ooh La La & the Greasers
Dance under the stars at Moonlite Gardens! Enjoy fantastic live music from Ooh La La & The Greasers while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets.   more info

July
  3
LaRosa's Balloon Glow 2014
Coney Island comes alive at the 15th Annual LaRosas Balloon Glow! Live music, family entertainment and Classic Rides make for a fun-filled evening. Later, the evening sky illuminates when hot air balloons of every color glow for all to see. The grand finale for the event is a spectacular Rozzi Fireworks display over the banks of Lake Como.   more info
  4
Yonder Mountain String Band and Railroad Earth
See Yonder Mountain String Band and Railroad Earth live in concert at Moonlite Gardens on the 4th of July!   more info
  11
Moonlite Garden Party featuring Laika
Dance under the stars at Moonlite Gardens! Enjoy fantastic live music from Laika while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets.   more info
  25
Moonlite Garden Party featuring BlueStone Ivory
Dance under the stars at Moonlite Gardens! Enjoy fantastic live music from BlueStone Ivory while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets.   more info

August
  8
Moonlite Garden Party featuring Frequency
Dance under the stars at Moonlite Gardens! Enjoy fantastic live music from The Frequency Band while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets.   more info
  16
Tribute to Elvis & Rock 'n' Roll
Jewel King Productions presents Steve Chuke at Moonlite Gardens in a concert to celebrate The King and Rock 'n' Roll!   more info
  22
Moonlite Garden Party featuring The Cincy Rockers
Dance under the stars at Moonlite Gardens! Enjoy fantastic live music from The Cincy Rockers while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets.   more info
  30
Cruise-A-Palooza
This classic car show features hundreds of makes and models from all through the years! Professional judges will award trophies to the top 50 cars. Prizes and music by DJ Hughes make this event fun for the entire family!   more info

September
  27
'Fire Up the Night' International Fireworks Competition presented by Dr. Pepper and Crush
Be amazed as teams from around the world compete for best fireworks display, and see a stunning finale by Rozzi's! Plus, enjoy Coney's Classic Rides and live entertainment, and Party IN Sunlite Pool!   more info

October
  4 - 19
Fall-O-Ween Festival
All your fall favorites plus some Halloween fun make for one great family event! Enjoy the NEW Fright Lights musical light show, Trick or Treat Trail, "FallScapes" landscape designs, Coney's Classic Rides, musical entertainment, farmyard friends and more!   more info