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Things to do in Cincinnati this weekend

Paul McCartney (FOX19 NOW file) Paul McCartney (FOX19 NOW file)
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

With a beautiful weekend on its way, get off the couch and head out to one of these fun events!

Saturday, July 9

Civil War Weekend

This year, re-enactor soldiers, citizens, and cavalry will perform a battle based on the Battle of Ball's Bluff in 1861.

Location: Heritage Village Museum, 11450 Lebanon Road Time: Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Sunday. 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Admission: $8, $5 ages 5-11, Kids 4 and under are FREE Website: www.heritagevillagecincinnati.org

Keep Our Courts 3 on 3 Tournament

Black Lives Matter Cincinnati organized a 3 on 3 Basketball tournament to oppose gentrification and support equitable development.

Location: Basketball Courts, Corner of Main and Shiller Streets Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/180979385636708/

Hogs vs. Hunger

The annual ride from Thoroughbred Harley-Davidson to Belterra Park benefits the Freestore Foodbanks Customer Connection Center.

Location: Thoroughbred Harley-Davidson, 8025 Action Blvd. Time: 1:00 p.m., Raffle drawing at Celterra Park 5:00 p.m., Registration: $40, 1 rider, $50, 2 riders (On-site registration opens at 10:00 a.m.) To Register: hogsvshunger.org

“Bee Happy” Saturdays: “BEE-UTIFUL”  POLLINATORS

As part of  the “Honey Bees in the Summer Breez” Summer Show special events are planned for families that will educate and entertain each Saturday from July 2 – August 13.

Location: Krohn Conservatory, 1501 Eden Park Drive Time: 1:00 . - 3:00 p.m. Admission: Included with Conservatory admission Website: http://www.cincinnatiparks.com/programs-and-events/seasonal-krohn-conservatory-show/

Fifty West Punch Out Beer Festival and Boxing Event

A one-on-one amateur boxing night, featuring fighters from 8 local breweries.

Location: Fifty West Brewing Company Pro Works Facility, 7605 Wooster Pike Time: 4:00 p.m., Boxing starts at 7:00 p.m. Admission: $15 Website: fiftywestbrew.com/info.

Fire in your Mouth, Fire in the Sky

A family friendly affair featuring live music, carnival rides & games, hot pepper eating contest, spicy food cook-off, food vendors, craft booths, fire performers and of course, fireworks!

Location: Hannon's Camp America, 8501 Camden College-Corner Rd. Time: 4:00-11:30 p.m. Admission: FREE, parking $2 Website: fireworksinohio.com

Saturn viewing

Saturn is taking center stage at the Cincinnati Observatory with Saturn viewings, running talks and tours.

Location: Cincinnati Observatory Center, 3489 Observatory Place Time: 9:00 - 11:00 p.m. Admission: $7 Website: http://www.cincinnatiobservatory.org/publicevents/

Cincinnati premiere of the "The 4th" & Cookout

The 4th is a comedy about a barbecue gone wrong by Cincinnati native Director/Actor Andre Hyland.

Location: Esquire Theater, 320 Ludlow Ave Time: 10:30 p.m. Admission: $25 Tickets: http://esquiretheatre.com/movie/224280/The-4th/2016-07-09

Check out the FOX19 Now interview with Andre Hyland.

Sunday, July 10

Christmas in July

Beat the heat with Christmas cheer and a mid-year check-up with Santa.

Location: EnterTrainment Junction, 7379 Squire Court Time: 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Admission: $15.95, FREE kids 2 and under Website: http://www.entertrainmentjunction.com/

Reggae Sunday

Kick back under the palm trees, dig your toes in the sand and enjoy the island ambiance of The Stage at Sunset Beach.

Location: The Beach Waterpark, Wave Rider Bar & Grill, 2590 Waterpark Drive Time: 2:00- 5:00 p.m. Admission: Included with general admission Website: http://www.thebeachwaterpark.com/?event=reggae-sunday-with-seefari-band

Second Sunday on Main

An eclectic monthly street festival in Over the Rhine, featuring food, vendors, music and more.

Location: Main Street, 14th and Main streets Time: 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Admission: FREE Website: www.secondsundayonmain.org

Paul McCartney

McCartney will perform music spanning his entire career, featuring songs from the Beatles and his solo career.

Location: U.S. Bank Arena, 100 Broadway Time: 8:00 p.m. Admission: $40-253 Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com

Cincinnati One-Minute Play Festival

A series of short performances from local writers, directors, and actors.

Location: Know Theatre of Cincinnati, 1120 Jackson St. Time: Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, 8:00 p.m. Tickets: $20 Website: www.knowtheatre.com

Outdoor Movie Night: Night At The Museum

Grab your picnic blankets and head  to Spring Grove's beautiful Rose Garden to enjoy the historic grounds while watching a movie.  

Location: Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum Time: 9:00 p.m. Admission: FREE Website: www.springgrove.org

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