Taste of Cincinnati & Memorial Day events, Friday on FOX19

(FOX19) - Good morning! Sunshine, blue skies and low humidity are in store to kick off Memorial Day Weekend. Start your Friday with FOX19! Here's what you can expect today:

The Taste of Cincinnati starts today and Miranda del Pozo is already at Fountain Square where vendors are setting up. She'll be live with a preview.

It's Friday, and that means it's Thane's Wild World! Which creature will our friends from Cincinnati Zoo bring today? Tune in to find out!

Boating season is around the corner, and amidst all the fun it brings, it's important to remember safety. Kelly Rippin is at the dock this morning with tips.

Is it ever too early in the morning for a sandwich? We think not! CBC Sandwich truck will be outside the studio with some of their gourmet grub and ideas for your Memorial Day cookout.

Cincinnati withdrew its bid Thursday to host the 2016 Republican National Convention, citing U.S. Bank Arena as the reason. Alex Triantafilou, Republican Party Chair of Hamilton County, will be in studio to explain the decision.

All this plus the headlines to start your day. Join us!

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