9 Top Family Events in Southwest Ohio | May 5-7

We’ve rounded up the top events in Southwest Ohio and it is going to be a busy weekend! Check out our full list of events here!

Friday, May 5

Wild with my Child: Colors of Spring | 9:15a & 10:30a

Cincinnati Nature Center: During this self-paced discovery program, young children and their caregivers will explore nature together through multiple senses and outdoor exploration.

Barnyard Babies | 1p

Parky’s Farm: Spring has sprung on the farm and warmer weather means barnyard babies are here! Get up close and personal with some of the newest and cutest arrivals in the barnyard.

Saturday, May 6

Princess Tea Party | 9a-11a

Scene75 Cincinnati: Join us for princess crafts and fun! Each ticket purchase gets you access to the event, a chance to meet and greet with a real princess, 30 minutes of bouncing, a $10 game card for use on any games or attractions, a craft, a cookie and a drink and a chance to win on our princess claw machine! Card only available to redeem at Scene75 Cincinnati on 5/6/23.

2nd Street Market Opening | 9a-3p

2nd Street Market: The outdoor farmers market will feature more than more than 20 vendors offering fresh, in-season produce, artisan wares, specialty foods and more. In addition, 44 permanent vendors are inside the 2nd Street Market, located at 600 E. Second St. in downtown Dayton. Check the Market’s Facebook page for updates.

Stonelick Kids Fishing Day | 11a-3p

Stonelick State Park kayak/canoe beach: The Friends Group will provide bait, snacks and drinks for all ages. 16+ must have a fishing license. Part of the Passport to Fishing program, there will be various stations focusing on the basics of fishing. Bring your own pole or borrow one at the event!

CAM Kids Day | 11a-3p

Cincinnati Art Museum: Let’s celebrate our city and the 20th Anniversary of the Cincinnati Art Museum’s Cincinnati Wing! Pick up an agenda and a family scavenger hunt at the front desk, then enjoy hands-on preschool activities in the Great Hall, and docent-led activities throughout the museum starting at noon.

CPS Community Celebration | 11a-2p

Roberts Academy: The school year is coming to an end, celebrate with staff and friends! Fun activities, entertainment, multicultural food trucks and an IB Showcase presented by Roberts Academy and Dater High School students.

Sunday, May 7

Deeds Carrillon Concert | 3p

Carrillon Historical Park: Deeds Carillon concerts are performed by award-winning carilloneur Larry Weinstein. At 151-feet, with 57 bells, the limestone Deeds Carillon-the Park’s namesake-is Ohio’s largest carillon.

Reds Sticker Sheet Giveaway | 4p

Great American Ballpark: Free sticker sheet for kids ages 14 and under. Sundays are family days at the ballpark! Enjoy a special ticket offer, giveaways for kids and more. Some restrictions apply. Available in advance of game day only. Tickets available at reds.com/Family.

05may9:15 amWild with my Child: Colors of Spring

05may1:00 pmBarnyard Babies

06may9:00 am11:00 amPrincess Tea Party

06may9:00 am3:00 pm2nd Street Market Opening

06may11:00 am3:00 pmStonelick Kids Fishing Day

06may11:00 am3:00 pmCAM Kids Day

06may11:00 am2:00 pmCPS Community Celebration

07may3:00 pmDeeds Carillon Concerts

07may4:00 pmKids Sticker Sheet at the Reds

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