Festival season is here! And this is most evident on our Online Calendar, which is filled with fun, family friendly festivals this weekend — and all summer long! (While we’re on the topic of summer, be sure to click over to our list of 100 awesome things to do this summer in Cincinnati, for tons of fun, family friendly activities to keep you entertained all season long!)
Say hello to summer at one of these 5 can’t-miss festivals this weekend in Cincinnati:
June 2-4 at Our Lord Christ the King Church on Linwood
Enjoy magicians, balloon artists, great food and drink, and games of chance throughout the weekend. All You Can Ride bracelets will be available Saturday and Sunday. Be sure to stop under the KidsFest tent too: where you’ll find a variety of exciting games and prizes for all ages and great “Kid/Family” raffle packages.
June 2-4 at Harvest Home Park Fairgrounds
CincItalia offers a fun, festival atmosphere celebrating all things Italian: a wide selection of great food, wine, and beer…lively music to sing and dance to…cooking demonstrations…culture & travel talks…games and rides for kids…raffles and games for adults, including a Main Award with a grand prize of $7,500…shopping…spacious dining tent…convivial open-air wine garden…a recreated mini piazza with a small fountain surrounded by colorful flowers and Tivoli lights.
June 1-4 in Downtown Milford
This Milford festival is one of the largest in the area, and voted ‘Best of the East’ by Cincy Magazine 2013, 2014 and 2015!
Great Parks Foundation’s Adventure Fest
June 3 from 12-8 p.m. at Mitchell Memorial Forest
Discover new adventures for all ages. Activities include paddle sports, slacklining and mountain bike demos, trail races, gear swap, orienteering, climbing wall, animal encounters and more. Event also features local food trucks, beer and bands. Some activities require paid registration. Learn more at greatparksfoundation.org.
A Taste of Lebanon Festival
June 3 from 3-7 p.m. at St Anthony of Padua Maronite Church
Taste delicious and freshly prepared Mediterranean cuisine, like Kibbee, Tabouleh, Baklawa, Grape Leaves, Falafel and much more! – Vegetarian options are available. Enjoy live entertainment, shopping and games. This family friendly event is free admission, free parking, and fun for all ages!