What's on tap this weekend: June 20-22 - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

What's on tap this weekend: June 20-22

Posted: Updated:
FOX19 photo. FOX19 photo.
  • FOX19 HeadlinesMore>>

  • US pushes for truce as Gaza battle rages

    US pushes for truce as Gaza battle rages

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:04 AM EDT2014-07-23 11:04:03 GMT
    Dozens of Palestinian families trapped by clashes between Hamas militants and Israeli troops are scrambling to flee a southern Gaza Strip neighborhood as Israel reported that two more of its soldiers have died in...Full Story >
    Israeli troops battled Hamas militants on Wednesday near a southern Gaza Strip town as the U.S. secretary of state flew into Israel to press top-gear efforts for a truce in the conflict that has so far killed at least 657...Full Story >
  • Iraq to vote on president after deadly bombing

    Iraq to vote on president after deadly bombing

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:02 AM EDT2014-07-23 11:02:11 GMT
    Iraqi officials say the death toll from a late night suicide attack targeting a police checkpoint in Baghdad has climbed to 31 people, most of them civilians.Full Story >
    Iraq's parliament convened to vote for a new president on Wednesday as the extremist Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Baghdad the night before that killed 31 people, mainly civilians.Full Story >
  • Bodies of Malaysia jet victims leave Ukraine

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims leave Ukraine

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:41 AM EDT2014-07-23 10:41:57 GMT
    Ukraine is preparing a departure ceremony for the bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines disaster, which are being flown to the Netherlands.Full Story >
    Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash left the embattled plains of eastern Ukraine Wednesday, bringing some consolation to grieving relatives who still must wait for...Full Story >
(FOX19) -

Find out what's on tap this weekend around Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky and make a plan.

Brad Paisley

The country singer-songwriter returns to Cincinnati with Randy Houser, Leah Turner and Charlie Worsham.

Details: 7 p.m. Friday. Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. $25-$60.25 plus fees.www.riverbend.org.

PNC Summer Music Series: MidPoint Indie Summer

The 2014 Indie Summer Series lineup of local, regional and national artists, as part of the PNC Summer Music Series. Featuring Those Darlins, The Harlequins, The Frankl Project and Those Crosstown Rivals.

Details: 7-11 p.m. Friday. Fountain Square, 520 Vine St., Downtown. Free admission. www.mpmf.com.

Celestial Sips for the Summer Solstice

Sip four organic wines selected by sommelier Shannon Depenbrock of D.E.P.'s Fine Wines and sample appetizers. Tour the Observatory, view the rings of Saturn and raise a toast to the summer solstice. Must be 21 or older to attend.

Details: 8-10:30 p.m. Friday. Cincinnati Observatory, 3489 Observatory Pl., Hyde Park. $60. www.cincinnatiobservatory.org.

Collective Courtyard Show

First ever courtyard show at Over-the-Rhine's coffee shop gem with live music by WIDOWER (Seattle/LA) and Appaloosa (Cincinnati). Free beer and free cold brew by Deeper Roots Coffee. Donations support the musicians and continuation of courtyard shows.

Details: 8-11 p.m. Friday. Collective Espresso, 207 Woodward St., Over-the-Rhine. Free admission. www.facebook.com/collectiveespressoOTR.

Cincinnati Reds

America's first baseball team takes on the Toronto Blue Jays at home. Fans will enjoy Fireworks Friday, Ken Griffey Jr. 500th Home Run Bobblehead night on Saturday and Reach Magazine Family Days on Sunday.

Details: 7:10 p.m. Friday, 4:10 p.m. Saturday, 1:10 p.m. Sunday. Great American Ball Park, 100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Downtown. $5-$230. www.reds.com.


The 13th annual event includes a free Kids Expo Friday at Coney Island Park with more than 50 interactive exhibits and activities. Main event on Saturday with an 8.2 mile float trip, 11 mile amateur race and 14-mile pro race with finish line at Yeatman's Cove, in addition to Paddlefest Outdoor Expo and "Roots on the River" Music Festival with contests, music and food.

Details: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, 6:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. Coney Island Park, 6201 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. $39 8.2 mile trip for adults, $20 ages 4-14. Registration required. www.ohioriverpaddlefest.org.

Listermann Brewery Six Year Anniversary Party

A customer appreciation event celebrating six years. Draft line up of old favorites in the tasting room including Rummy and Deathy by Chickow. Dino's Gorilla Grill providing free food to 100 people with drink purchase and will sell burgers and dogs throughout the afternoon.

Details: 1 p.m., doors open at 10 a.m. Saturday. Listermann Brewing Company, 1621 Dana Ave., Evanston. Free admission. www.listermannbrewing.com.

Anderson Township Food Truck Rally

Anderson Township and the Anderson Foundation for Parks & Recreation unite foodies for an evening of grub, live music and activities for kids, all centered around ten food trucks.

Details: 4-10 p.m. Saturday. 7832 Five Mile Rd., Anderson Township. Free admission. www.andersontownship.org.

The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra with Chris Botti

The jazz trumpeter and multiple Grammy Award-winner returns to the stage with the Pops for one night only.

Details: 8 p.m. Saturday. Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. $25-$70 plus fees. www.riverbend.org.


In celebration of the John A. Roebling Bridge, the day-long celebration includes food from local restaurants, live music, art show and sale, historic bridge tours and activities for kids.

Details: 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday. Park Avenue and Court Street, Covington Ky. Free admission. www.roeblingbridge.org.

SelfDiploma Summer Concert Series Week Four: OCD: Moosh & Twist

The Queen City's live music event every Saturday night in the heart of downtown. Hip-hop Philadelphia duo OCD: Moosh & Twist are joined by Puck, Hafrican, Jayme Shaye, Eazy El Loco, A1 & Juice Jones and DJ iGrind on the P&G Music Stage.

Details: 7-11 p.m. Saturday. Fountain Square, 520 Vine St., Downtown. Free admission. www.selfdiploma.com.

World Cup on the Square

Watch the U.S. Men's National Team play Portugal on the big screen in the heart of downtown. Event is hosted by Cincinnati Saints, Hoist and 3CDC with drinks, games and giveaways. Red, white and blue attire encouraged.

Details: 12-9 p.m. Sunday, game time at 6 p.m. Fountan Square, 520 Vine St., Downtown. Free admission. www.myfountainsquare.com.

Peter Frampton and the Doobie Brothers

Former Indian Hill resident Peter Frampton joins the Doobie Brothers at The Shoe as part of the 2014 season of outdoor concerts.

Details: 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati, 1000 Broadway St., Pendleton. $48 plus fees. www.horseshoecincinnati.com.


Related: Summer festival guide for June

Text 'LAGER' to 41919 for special coupons, schedules of events and more.

Copyright 2014 WXIX. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow