CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Vibe Cincinnati, an initiative of the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau, is launching number of events to engage local residents with attendees at the NAACP Convention, and the Cincinnati Music Festival.
A schedule of events is as follows:
Saturday, July 16
- Day Party on the Square, noon - 4 p.m., featuring Natural Progression and DJ Vader Mixx Cincy
- International Fest with DJ Nate the Great, 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
- Raheem DeVaughn Live, Outdoor Concert, 8:30 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Sunday, July 17
- Urban Market Exchange, noon - 7 p.m.
- Live Gospel featuring local acts, 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Monday, July 18
- The Flow @FSQ, with FAOXII and local and regional performers, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
- Urban Market Exchange, 11:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
- Ingrid Woode and The Woode Tribe Orchestra, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Tuesday, July 19
- Soulful Sounds with REA, Cincinnati Black Theatre Company, Baoku Moses, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
- Performance by Special, 7-9 p.m.
Wednesday, July 20
- Rhythmic Sounds with Deuces Musik and local and regional performers, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
- Reggae Live, 7-10 p.m.
Thursday, July 21
- FSQ Eats, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
- Local and regional performers, Instant Mix, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
- Urban Market Exchange, 4 p.m. - 10 p.m.
- Salsa on the Square, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
- Throwback Thursday featuring Doug E. Fresh/Talib Kweli, Paul Brown Stadium, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday, July 22
- Urban Market Exchange, noon - 11 p.m.
- Festival513, Paul Brown Stadium, 5 p.m. - 2 a.m.
- Cincinnati Music Festival, Paul Brown Stadium, 7:30 p.m.-1 a.m.
Saturday, July 23
- Cincy Soul, a celebration of African American-owned food trucks, caterers and restaurants, 11 a.m.- 6 p.m.
- Lando’s Old School Party on the Square, 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
- Festival513, Paul Brown Stadium, noon - 2 a.m.
- Cincinnati Music Festival, Paul Brown Stadium, 7:30 p.m.- 1 a.m.
All events will be held on Fountain Square unless otherwise noted. For more information visit cincyusa.com/vibe.