Monday, October 11
CHARITY: Golf outing with Sweet Cheeks diaper bank, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Traditions Golf Club, 2035 Williams Road, Hebron. sweetcheeksdiaperbank.org.
FOOD: Cincinnati Taco Week, participating restaurants in Greater Cincinnati. As part of Hispanic Heritage Month. cincytacoweek.com.
END: Quiz on the square, 6-8 p.m., Fountain Square, 520 Vine St., Downtown. Weekly until October 11. Free. myfontainesquare.com.
Tuesday, October 12
CONCERTS: Angels & Airwaves, PromoWest Pavilion at Ovation. With bad suns.
CONCERTS: Nathaniel Rateliff & les Sueurs Nocturnes, PNC flag. With Margo Price.
Wednesday October 13
CONCERTS: The Mersey Beatles, Aronoff Arts Center.
Thursday October 14
ART: The studio box: Gee Horton, 6-9 p.m., Rhinegeist Brewery, 1910 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine. Live art created from a custom built mini studio inside the faucet room. Every Thursday in October. To free.
ART: ObservARTory Nights, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Cincinnati Observatory, 3489 Observatory Place, Mount Lookout. Partnership between the Red Door Project and the Art Academy of Cincinnati. Art exhibition and auction, with stargazing afterwards. Masks required. To free. artacademy.edu.
COMEDY: Pauly Shore, Funny Bone Comedy Club, 7518 Bales St., Liberty Township. One night only. From 21 years old. liberty.funnybone.com.
COMEDY: Jo Koy: Just Kidding Tour, Taft Theater.
CONCERTS: Jungle, PromoWest Pavilion at Ovation. With Adeline.
HALLOWEEN: Movie night on the lift, 7-9 p.m., Newport on the Levee, One Levee Way, Newport. October 14: Scoob. October 21: The Addams Family. October 28: Hocus Pocus.
Friday October 15th
CHARITY: Golf Scramble, noon, California Golf Course, 5924 Kellogg Ave., California. Benefits Cincinnati Gaelic Sports Association. $ 100 per golfer. facebook.com/cincinnatigaa.
COMEDY: real life comedy tour, Heritage Bank Center. Starring Mike Epps, DC Young Fly, Karlous Miller, Kountry Wayne and Desi Banks.
COMEDY: Donnie Baker, Funny Bone Comedy Club, 7518 Bales St., Liberty Township. Operates from October 15 to 16. From 21 years old. liberty.funnybone.com.
CONCERTS: America’s Sweethearts, 8 p.m., Fairfield Community Arts Center, 411 Wessel Drive, Fairfield. $ 30 to $ 32. 513-867-5348; fairfieldoh.gov/tickets.
CONCERTS: Hiroshima, Ludlow Garage.
HALLOWEEN: Haunted Village, 6-10 p.m. Friday to Saturday, Heritage Village Museum, 11500 Lebanon Road, Sharonville. Operates weekends from October 8 to 23. Small scare family event in a 19th century village inside Sharon Woods. $ 10. heritagevillagecincinnati.org.
HALLOWEEN: City of terror, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday to Saturday, 1449 Greenbush Cobb Road, Williamsburg. Runs Nov 3-3, 6. $ 25 to $ 35. allhallowsevellc.com.
HALLOWEEN: Halloween Haunt, Friday to Saturday, Kings Island, 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason. Runs September 24. 30. visitkingsisland.com.
HALLOWEEN: lair of sulfur, Friday-Saturday, Renaissance Festival Grounds, 10542 E. Ohio 73, Waynesville. Runs September 24. 30. brimstonehaunt.com.
EXTERIOR: A journey to the stars, 7 p.m., Mitchell Memorial Forest, 5401 Zion Road, Kleve. Meet some of the constellations and browse the stories behind them. Then explore the night sky with the Cincinnati Astronomical Society. From 6 years old. $ 5. Register before October 14. greatparks.org/calendar.
SHOPPING: Charm at the Farm, 4-8 p.m. Friday (VIP only), 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday (early bird) and noon-4 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, 4953 Bunnell Hill Road, Lebanon. Wine market. charmatthefarm.com.
Saturday October 16
ART: Joel Armor: Finding the house, 3 pm-4pm and 4 pm-5pm, Nature PlayScape, Cincinnati Nature Center, 4949 Tealtown Road, Milford. Opening reception. Mandatory pre-registration: cincynature.org/choses-à-faire.
ART: The way we see ourselves, 12 pm-5pm, ArtWorks V2 Gallery, 901 E. McMillan St., Walnut Hills. The exhibition presents self-portraits of young artists. October 16 is the last day of the exhibition.
COMEDY: Fall into Comedy feat. Jay Armstrong, Madison Theater.
CONCERTS: Kentucky Symphony Orchestra: The New B’s, Drees Home Auditorium, St. Henry’s High School, 3577 Scheben Drive, Erlanger. The 30th anniversary season kicks off today. $ 35. kyso.org.
CONCERTS: Elvis Costello & the impostors, Andrew J. Brady Icon Music Center.
CONCERTS: Cincy Sweetest Day R&B Fest, Heritage Bank Center. with Keith Sweat, Bell Biv Devoe, Bobby Brown, Ginuwine and Silk.
CRAFT SHOW: Hamilton High Boosters Fall Craft Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Butler County Fairgrounds, 1715 Fairgrove Ave., Hamilton. $ 2 entry. facebook.com.
DANCE: Latin twerk, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m., Arts on the Avenue, 2141 Central Ave., West End. Big dance party celebrating the end of Hispanic Heritage Month. Starring Dominicana DJ Ultra Violet from the Bronx. $ 10. eventbrite.com.
FAMILY: Enjoy the arts in the parks, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Winton Woods, 10245 Winton Road, Springfield Township. Performances by Elementz and Lauren Eylise. To free.
FESTIVALS: Ohio Renaissance Festival: romantic weekend, 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday to Sunday, Renaissance Park, 10542 E. Ohio 73, Waynesville. Operates from September 4 to October 4. 31. renfestival.com.
FESTIVALS: Harvest Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday to Sunday, Caesar Creek Pioneer Village, 3999 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville. Take part in activities from the early 1800s, learn how the early settlers prepared cabins and food storage for the winter. $ 5. ccpv.us.
FESTIVALS: Autumn gastronomic festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Findlay Market, 1801 Race St., Over-the-Rhine. Buy tickets to sample fall-themed treats from over 30 market vendors. Spooky scavenger hunt for kids, photo booth, live music and more. fallfoodtest2021.eventbrite.com.
FESTIVALS: Pumpkin Festival, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Weber’s Farm, 6007 Kilby Road, Harrison. Arts and crafts, live music, demonstrations, children’s activities and more. $ 5. webersfarmmarket.com.
FILM: Reels on Wheels, 7 p.m., Pleasant Ridge CRC, 5915 Ridge Ave., Pleasant Ridge. Free, includes popcorn and drinks. cindependentfilmfest.org/book-ici.
HALLOWEEN: Tips and treats, Saturday to Sunday, Kings Island, 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason. Friendly and family. Operates from Sep 25 to Oct 31. visitkingsisland.com.
HALLOWEEN: express pumpkin, 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m., LM&M Railroad, 16 E. South St., Lebanon. 45 minutes by train, visit to Creech’s Garden Center, free small pumpkin pie. The total journey time is two hours. Operates from Saturday to Sunday October 2-31. $ 25, $ 20 for ages 2-16 and over 62. lebanonrr.com.
CONFERENCE: A conversation with historians Jon Meacham and David Blight, 1:00 p.m., National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, 50 E. Freedom Way, Downtown. Pulitzer Prize-winning historians discuss the nation’s long and continuing struggle for civil rights. $ 15. centreliberté.org.
SHOPPING: The Medpace Market, 9 am-1pm, 5375 Medpace Way, Madisonville.
SPORTS: FCC Pre-Game Party, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Washington Park, 1230 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine.
SPORTS: FC Cincinnati vs. 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 teacher at a public high school in the city center, is devoted to her students but desperate to give her only son, Omari, opportunities they will never have. But when an explosive incident at his prestigious private school threatens to have him expelled, will all his efforts be wasted? A captivating and inescapable portrait of the parenthood, education and experience of young black men in America. Runs Sep 22-Oct. 16. ensemblecincinnati.org.
VISITS: Historic Norwood Tour, 2 p.m.-6 p.m., Victory Park, 4420 Montgomery Road, Norwood. Stroll through the historic Ward 1. The guided tour is 1.25 miles and includes the 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. Benefits Huntington’s Disease Society of America. ohiovalley.hdsa.org.
COMEDY: Kerwin Claiborne, Funny Bone Comedy Club, 7518 Bales St., Liberty Township. One night only. From 21 years old. liberty.funnybone.com.
MUSIC: Southbank Quartet Concert Series, 2 p.m., Weston Art Gallery, 650 Walnut St., Downtown.
LEISURE: Peebles 5K, 10 a.m., Peebles Corner, 954 McMillan St., Walnut Hills. Inaugural race through Eden Park and the Walnut Hills business district. Celebration after the race at Green Man Park. $ 30. runsignup.com.
SHOPPING: Burlington Antique Show, 6 am-3pm, Boone County Fairgrounds, 5819 Idlewild Road, Burlington. Includes over 200 dealers in antiques, vintage jewelry, primitive items, garden and architectural items, mid-century collectibles, Americana, retro and vintage memorabilia and furniture . $ 6 early bird (6-8 a.m.), $ 4 general admission. Free for children under 12. burlingtonantiqueshow.com.
SHOPPING: AfroSwag hairdressing salon, 3 pm-7pm, Duke Energy Convention Center, 525 Elm St., Downtown. Celebrate the beauty of dark hair at this natural hair show. Fashion, art, live demonstrations, vendors, performances and more. $ 25. eventbrite.com.
VISITS: Historical walking tours of Mount Adams, 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. Operates from Sunday to October 31. Benefits the Mount Adams Civic Association. $ 10. mtadamscincy.org.