The aquarium's new Turtle Canyon exhibit opens Saturday with more than 14 species from three continents. Exhibit includes a turtle corral which allows guests to touch a variety of turtles, including one of North America's largest tortoise species -- the Gopher tortoise.
Details: Saturday. Opens at 10 AM. Regular hours 10 AM to 6 PM daily. $23, $15 ages 2-12, kids under 2 free. One Aquarium Way, Newport. www.newportaquarium.com.
CinSation 2014: The Gatsby Gala
An evening of glitz, glamour and Gatsby hosted by the Junior League of Cincinnati. Dinner by the bite will be provided by Cincinnati restaurants competing in the 4th annual "Best Bite of the Night." Tickets include food, open bar and live entertainment. Proceeds support the Mission of the Junior League of Cincinnati.
Dru Hill, 112 and Johnny Gill will perform at the Taft Theatre as part of the R&B At Its Best tour.
Details: Saturday. 8 PM. $40 to $50 plus taxes/fees. Taft Theatre, 317 East 5th St., Downtown. www.tafttheatre.org.
Local teams build sculptures created entirely from canned and packaged food. After the event, all goods are donated to the Freestore Foodbank.
Details: Through Mar. 23. 10 AM to 5:30 PM Tuesday through Saturday. Noon to 5 PM Sunday. Weston Art Gallery, 650 Walnut St., Downtown. www.westonartgallery.com.
Wicked: The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz
Long before Dorothy found herself in Munchkinland, two girls met in the land of Oz. One, born with emerald green skin, is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. A musical that has become a "cultural phenomenon," Wicked is from the witches perspective in the Land of Oz.