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What's on tap this weekend: Sept. 5-7

The annual MainStrasse Village Oktoberfest extends more than six blocks serving German and international foods, music and crafts in Covington's historic village. (FOX19 NOW file photo) The annual MainStrasse Village Oktoberfest extends more than six blocks serving German and international foods, music and crafts in Covington's historic village. (FOX19 NOW file photo)
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Find out what's on tap this weekend around Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky and make a plan!

Cincinnati ComiCon

The world-class comic book and comic art exposition returns to Cincinnati with special guest Kelley Jones.

Details: Friday through Sunday. Northern Kentucky Convention Center, 1 W. Rivercenter Blvd., Covington. $20 single-day, $50 three-day pass. www.cincycomicon.com.

Harvest Home Fair

The 155th annual "Biggest Little Fair in Ohio" features a parade, rides, horse shows, food, drink, music and more, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Cheviot-Westwood.

Details: 5-11 p.m. Friday, noon-11 p.m. Saturday, noon-10 p.m. Sunday. Harvest Home Park, 3961 North Bend Rd., Cheviot. $5 adults, ages 12 and under free. www.harvesthomefair.com.

Cincinnati Celtic Festival

Event features Celtic music, dance, food and culture from the seven Celtic nations of Ireland, Scotland, Isle of Man, Cornwall, Wales, Galicia, Spain and Brittany, France.

Details: 6-10 p.m. Friday, noon-10 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Washington Park, 1230 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine. Free admission. www.cincinnaticelticfest.com.

MainStrasse Village Oktoberfest

The annual extends more than six city blocks serving German and international foods, music and crafts in Covington's historic village. 

Details: 5-11:30 p.m. Friday, noon-11:30 p.m. Saturday, noon-9 p.m. Sunday.  MainStrasse Village, Main Street, Covington. Free admission. www.mainstrasse.org.

Yoga on the Field

Are you a Reds fan looking to find your center? "Sliding into Om" lets attendees take the field for a one-hour yoga session led by instructors from Simply Power Yoga. Package includes yoga session, a game ticket for Reds vs. Cardinals game Sept. 9 and a complimentary yoga session at Simply Power Yoga.

Details: 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Great American Ball Park, 100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Downtown. $25. www.reds.com.

Buddy Walk

The 13th annual one-mile stroll benefits the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati. Walk begins on Sawyer Point Promenade and heads west through Yeatman's Cove and back. After party immediately follows walk with food, drinks, music and activities.

Details: 10 a.m. Saturday (9 a.m. registration). Sawyer Point, 705 East Pete Rose Way, Downtown. Register online at www.dsagc.com.

Arnold's Brothels, Bootleggers and Booze Tour

Presented by Queen City History, tour begins at Arnold's, Cincinnati's oldest continuously operating saloon, and explores the city's breweries, distilleries and almost 2,000 saloons during the walking portion. Guests then enter a side-alley entrance into subterranean cellars to learn about Cincinnati's Courthouse riot of 1884.

Details: 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday. Arnold's, 210 E. 8th St., Downtown. $20. www.queencityhistory.com.

Art on Vine

Up to 30 artists displaying and selling fine arts and crafts organized by James Jenkins, owner of Photography for the People. Event benefits a local nonprofit organization. Art on Vine proof of purchase gets any A Tavola signature pizza and High Life pitcher for $15, and 10 percent off framing needs at Framshop.

Details: noon-7 p.m. Sunday, Rhinegeist, 1910 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine. Free admission. jamesjenkins.otr@gmail.com.

 

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