Weekend Top 5

The weekend’s almost here! And with the back-to-school rush in full force, you’re probably counting down the minutes.

Take stock of how you’re feeling and make the most of this weekend with our Weekend Top 5. We’ve picked the best family-friendly activities for whatever mood you’re in! 

If your Pinterest board is life: Charm at the Farm

Aug. 24-26

Charm at the Farm is an open air shopping vintage market located on a 56 acre farm in quaint Lebanon, OH, just north of Cincinnati. The best local artisans and shops come together only three fabulous weekends a year exclusively at Charm at the Farm. This innovative market provides rustic gifts, furniture, and home decor all in one vibrant place.

If you’re counting down the days ’til Halloween: Halloween Kick Off at Once Upon a Child!

Saturday, Aug. 25 beginning at 9:30 am

Each Once Upon a Child store will have thousands of costumes available for purchase – shop this Saturdayfor the best selection. You’ll want to come early for the best selection – and extra perks! The first 10 people at each location will score a $10 gift card, and be sure to follow your favorite stores on Facebook & Instagram for a chance to win 15 minutes early entry.

If your kids are way into trucks: Safety Fair at Bridegwater Falls

Saturday, Aug. 25 from 11 am to 3 pm

Explore a Fire Truck, Police Vehicle, Water Education Trailer, Medical Helicopters, Butler County Swat, Ohio State Patrol, the county’s Technical Rescue and Hazmat units, Bomb Squad and more at this FREE community event!

If you’re not ready for summer to be over: Rock & Roll Chalk Art & Balloon Fest

Saturday, Aug. 25 from 2-10 pm at Union Centre

Dragonfly is hosting a chalk festival and an after-party that includes a concert by BlueStone Ivory, tethered balloon rides in the RE/MAX Hot Air Balloon, food trucks and more! It will be fun for the whole family!

If you have #FitFam goals: Cheetah Run 5K

Sunday, Aug. 26 at the Cincinnati Zoo

Run for a purpose! The Cheetah Run proceeds benefit the Cincinnati Zoo, one of the oldest nonprofits in the city. Your support helps us continue providing world class care for the animals you love!

For more weekend inspiration, be sure to bookmark our Online Calendar!

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