Cincinnati's Great Outdoor Weekend

By Mark Shuller - Email

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX 19) - Imagine…an entire weekend filled with nature activities and programs happening all over the tri-state…for FREE! Kids and adults won't want to miss the special opportunity during Great Outdoor Weekend on September 25 and 26. It's a unique way to experience nature with over 50 interactive programs by more than 40 environmental and recreation organizations.

Some of the organizations and programs involved include Cincinnati Nature Center's "Paw Paw Tasting," Hamilton County Park District's "Nature's Kaleidoscope," Cincinnati Observatory Center's "Weekend with the Stars," Ohio Department of Nature Resources (ODNR) "Steam Electrofishing," Kenton County Parks & Recreation's "Critter in the Crick" and many more.  From Union to Sharonville, Lawrenceburg to Milford, and everywhere in between, there is something for everyone during the Great Outdoor Weekend.

Those interested are welcome to attend one or a handful of the great programs being offered in different parts of the tri-state and throughout this special weekend.  All program descriptions, dates, times and locations can be found at