What's on tap this Labor Day weekend

Quick guide to Riverfest 2014 (VIDEO)
The Cincinnati Bell/WEBN Fireworks at P&G Riverfest are Sunday, and this year's theme is all about the '80s! (File photo)
The Cincinnati Bell/WEBN Fireworks at P&G Riverfest are Sunday, and this year's theme is all about the '80s! (File photo)

(FOX19) - Find out what's on tap this weekend around Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky and make a plan.

AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour

The men's and women's professional beach volleyball tournament stops in Cincinnati as part of a tour throughout the United States. Parking is free.

Details: 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, 8:15 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. Linder Family Tennis Center, 5460 Courseview Dr., Mason. $10-$18 day/night sessions, $35-$65 Club AVP, $50 Weekend Pass. www.avp.com.

Art After Dark: American Gothic Beer Garden

Docent-led tours of museum's American Folk Art Gallery, live music by Jake Speed and the Freddies, as well as local beer vendors and bourbon. Featured breweries in the beer garden include Rivertown, Upland, West 6 and Erie Brewing Co. $1 per taste, $10 for 12 tastes.

Details: 5-9 p.m. Friday. Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Dr., Walnut Hills. $8 adults, $5 students with ID, free for members and children 12 and under. www.cincinnatimuseum.org.

Movie in the Park: The Smurfs 2

Movie showing as part of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation's  "Free Family Fun" events all summer long.

Details: 7-11 p.m. Friday. Smale Riverfront Park, Mehring Way and Joe Nuxhall Way, Downtown. Free admission. www.cincinnatiparks.com.

Shakespeare in the Park

The final night of Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's summer tour season at Tri-State area parks, featuring "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

Details: 7 p.m. Friday. Seasongood Pavilion, 500 Art Museum Dr., Mount Adams. Free admission. www.cincyshakes.com.

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 Islands, The Pass, The Yugos and Joey Cook.

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

The Oakley Fancy Flea Market

An upscale, curated flea market to showcase the most unique, strange and downright cool items around Cincinnati.

Details: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Oakley Square, 2890 Madison Rd., Oakley. Free admission. www.oakleyfancyflea.com.

Ohio Renaissance Festival

A back into the 16th century with nearly 100 shows daily on 11 stages, arts and crafts shops, food and drink as well as games of skill and human-powered rides for all ages. 

Details: 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Monday. 10542 East State Route 73, Harveysburg, OH. $21.95, $9.95 ages 5-12, $125 season pass. Ticket discount online. www.renfestival.com.

Craft Beer Series: MadTree

Meet with representatives from the popular MadTree Brewing Company in the OTR Biergarten and hear the company's story, in addition to sipping two of MadTree's seasonal beers.

Details: noon-4 p.m. Saturday. Findlay Market, 1802 Race St., Over-the-Rhine. Free admission. www.findlaymarket.org.

Bacon Fest

As part of International Bacon Day, Cincinnati-area restaurants serve an assortment of dishes with bacon to sample. Vendors include C'est Cheese Food Truck, Urban Grill, The Dock Food & Spirits, Enon, The Patriot Steakhouse, Tavern SugarSnap and more. "Bacon, it's like a high-five for your mouth."

Details: 1-9 p.m. Saturday. Coney Island Amusement Park, 6201 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. www.cinci.restaurant-raiders.com.

SelfDiploma Summer Concert Series Week 13: Capitol Thrill

The Queen City's live music event every Saturday night in the heart of downtown. Capitol Thrill, Firecat 451, Riot Ten, DJ B-Funk, Reaux, Chris Alarcon and DJ Edge on the P&G Music Stage.

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

Rubber Duck Regatta

An event to benefit the Freestore Foodbank, as many as 200,000 rubber ducks are dropped into the Ohio River and race along Serpentine Wall for prizes. 

Details: 3 p.m. Sunday. Purple People Bridge, Downtown/Newport. www.freestorefoodbank.org.

Cincinnati Bell/WEBN Fireworks at P&G Riverfest

A hallmark of summer in the Queen City, the fireworks feature famous Rozzi's fireworks choreographed to a musical soundtrack by WEBN. This year will have a "Go 80s Retro" theme and FOX19 NOW is once again the official broadcasting station.

Details: noon-10 p.m. Sunday (Fireworks begin at 9:05 p.m.) Sawyer Point Park & Yeatman's Cove, 705 East Pete Rose Way, Downtown. Free admission. www.fox19.com.


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