Frameshop, 1317 Main St
This Tuesday, join in at the Frameshop on Main Street for "Party For The Park," benefitting Ziegler Park's "Everybody In" program. Registration at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/party-for-the-park-tickets-83171743925.
Free admission, suggested $20 donation at the door. Event entry includes drinks, light bites, and access to a raffle with great prizes from local businesses!
1055 St Paul Place, Mt Adams
See (or participate in) a parade of dogs dressed in their holiday best! Dozens, possibly hundreds, of dogs and their humans will take to the streets of Mt Adams for a parade at 2pm. Costume prizes will be given in various categories, and certain bars in Mt Adams will be dog-friendly for the day.
Registration is 12:30-1:45pm; the Reindog parade begins at 2pm from 1055 St Paul Place. All proceeds go to SPCA Cincinnati! Event details at https://www.spcacincinnati.org/events/upcoming-1
Also on Saturday December 14, watch out for lots of Santa and Santa Helper costumes throughout Cincinnati, Mt Adams, and OTR! SantaCon enthusiasts dress up and participate in an all-day bar crawl throughout the city. Information about the event and how to register to participate at http://www.cincinnatisantacon.com.
Crown Republic, 720 Sycamore Street
Want to skip the kitchen work this year while spending time with family? Crown Republic has the solution, offering family-sized dinners to go. Serves 6-8.
Order by calling (513) 248-4272 before 12/18. Choose from Maple Ham or In House Smoked Brisket with sides and dessert. Smoked Ham $120, Smoked Brisket $165.
Lloyd Library, 917 Plum Street
Slip away from the hectic activities of the holidays with a stop at the Lloyd Library and Museum. Experience peace and calm when visiting one of Cincinnati's premier research libraries, explore its latest exhibition, Treasures of Lloyd, and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and cookies. Holiday cards and unique gifts available in the Lloyd Shop. Free and open to the public.
Fountain Square, 5th and Vine
Two more dates are left for Macy's Holiday Dazzle, one of the biggest highlights of the holiday season. See Santa rappel down a Cincinnati skyrise with reindeer and elves, followed by a fireworks display.
Event starts at 5:30pm, Santa rappels at 6:30pm. Other attractions at Fountain Square are the seasonal ice rink open from 10am to 10pm, the Winter Market open noon to 9pm, and free photos with Santa at the Carew Tower.
More details at https://myfountainsquare.com/series/macys-downtown-dazzle/
Union Terminal, 1301 Western Ave (downtown West End)
From November 8 through January 5, Holiday Junction returns to Union Terminal! During a visit, stop by and see hundreds of model trains zip along thousands of feet of track in the historic layout, a mini Lego metropolis. More about the museum including general admission prices and links to other exhibits at https://www.cincymuseum.org/holiday-junction/
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.