Check out these ideas for Summer Fun in Southwest Ohio!
NOT ALL ICE CREAM IS CREATED EQUAL. One bite and you’ll agree—Ritter’s frozen custard is simply the creamiest, best-tasting ice cream ever to cross your palate. Ritter’s is made fresh all day, every day, using the highest-quality dairy ingredients. Also available – dairy-free superb Italian Ice!
Phone: (937) 320-0772
Address: 2531 Dayton-Xenia Rd, Beavercreek, OH 45434
Step back into a simpler, gentler time and visit our nostalgic turn-of-the-century ice cream parlors. We make our products “The Sincere Way”, in small batches overseen by master confectioners. To this day, our family still uses the same Old World recipes, simple, wholesome ingredients, and traditional confectionery techniques that our ancestors Thomas and Nicholas Aglamesis used when they opened their first parlor here in the Queen City in 1908.
Locations: Oakley Square: 3046 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45209, Phone: (513) 531-5196
Montgomery Square: 9899 Montgomery Rd. Cincinnati OH 45242, Phone: (513) 791-7082
Families can swim in North America’s largest recirculating pool, race down more than ¼ of a mile of water slides, create giant splashes in Cannonball Cove, and play in a massive water playground. NEW for 2021: The Challenge Zone, the largest Aquaglide pool obstacle course in the United States!
Phone: (513) 232-8230
Address: 6201 Kellogg Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45230
Step back in time with Heritage Village Museum and explore our thirteen historic buildings from the 1800s! Take a tour or enjoy one of our summer events and programs such as: Marching Through Time, Quilted Treasures, Free Days, Escape the Village, Period Dinner, First Person Program Series, and more!
Phone: (513) 563-9484
Address: 11500 Lebanon Road, Sharonville, OH 45241
Pyramid Hill is one of the country’s largest sculpture parks with outdoor sculptures displayed in 300+ acres of natural landscapes. The museum displays sculptures dating to 1550 B.C. and contemporary artwork by regional and international artists. Pyramid Hill is open 361 days a year (weather permitting) and offers summer programs for kids and special events throughout the year.
Phone: (513) 868-1234
Address: 1763 Hamilton Cleves Rd., Hamilton, OH 45013
Cincinnati Nature Center is celebrating 10 years of nature play! Throughout the summer, sign up to join us for programs from story times to making mud pies. Then come out on August 8 for our PlayScape’s 10th anniversary Popsicle and Splash party!
Phone: (513) 831-1711
Address: 4949 Tealtown Road Milford, OH 45150
Enjoy an endless Summer of Camps & Classes with complete offering of dance styles, beginner through advanced levels! Special camps for 3-6 year-olds on Tuesday evenings all Summer long. Come for one, pick your favorite 4 themes or join us for all 8 at a discounted rate. Dance with us!
Phone: (513) 232-9710
Address: 7892 Beechmont Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45255
Sing, dance, play and learn with us this summer! Join class online or outdoors for a safe, fun music-making experience. Enrolled families also receive a songbook and code to download our award-winning music through the Hello Everybody app. Classes offered for children under 8 (and the grownups who love them!)
Phone: (614) 499-4133
Address: Locations in Beavercreek, Centerville and Oakwood, OH (AND Online!)
Start your summer of adventure at Cincinnati Museum Center, a multi-museum complex housed in National Historic Landmark Union Terminal. Home to the Cincinnati History Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science, the Children’s Museum and an OMNIMAX Theater, you can explore a world of dinosaurs, walk the cobblestone streets of 1850s Cincinnati and climb through the treetops or splash in Waterworks all in one trip.
Phone: (513) 287-7000
Address: 1301 Western Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45203
At Cincinnati School of Music, we provide top-quality private music lessons in piano, voice, guitar, ukulele, violin, drums, woodwinds & more to children, teens, and adults. Experience outstanding faculty, unparalleled customer service, and excellent facilities in any of our 3 locations in Olde Montgomery, Mason, & Anderson.
Phone: (513) 560-9175
Address: 3 locations in Olde Montgomery, Mason & Anderson
Greene County Parks & Trails is here to save the summer! Starting the season with bike rides and walks, we will start to introduce more family fun programs such as the Wiggle Worms, Car Shows, Farmers Market, Summer Fest and more! Follow us on Facebook for current updates for events & programs.
Phone: (937) 562-6440
Address: 635 Dayton Xenia Rd., Xenia, OH 45385