Each Thursday this summer, Washington Park has a different group that plays in its center pavilion. Find a chair provided by the park, or bring your own lawn chair, and enjoy some live music outdoors!
On July 18, it's famous Cincinnati group The Tillers; see full list of performers for each week at https://washingtonpark.org/series/roots-revival-2/
Cincinnati's annual Paddlefest begins on the Ohio River at 7am on Saturday, April 3!
There will be two groups of racers (4.2 or 9 miles) and a group of casual paddlers (9 miles) on the 9-mile course. Put-in is at Schmidt Recreation Complex (2944 Humbert Avenue), take-out is at Gilday Riverside Park (3540 Southside Avenue); view the boats from anywhere in between!
More details at https://www.ohioriverpaddlefest.org/paddlefest-2019
Purple People Bridge
Out and about on a Wednesday night this summer? See festivities and live bands every Wednesday evening on the Purple People Bridge, from 6pm to 11pm. More details as well as band and food truck information at http://purplepeoplebridge.com/partyonthepurple/
Tower Room, Public Library
Join your neighbors to hear what all is happening downtown, with regular reports from the Police and Fire Departments. After the meeting, be sure to join us for some social time.
Have kids or grandkids over during the week? Join Main Library staff at Washington Park on Wednesdays from 1-3pm for a variety of fun summer family activities! Weekly series runs through Wednesday, August 14.
Smale Riverfront Park / Castellini Esplanade
Come on down to the first-ever riverfront farmer's market at the Castellini Esplanade! Every Wednesday (3pm to 8pm) and Sunday (10am to 3pm) from May 12 to Oct 27, you'll find a variety of vendors and rotating food trucks.
The other days of the week, in the same location, visit to enjoy a delicious meal from a handful of food trucks (weekdays 10am to 8pm, weekends 10am to 9pm).