Downtown Events

Downtown and Over-the-Rhine Events

October 20-October 22nd

Friday (October 20th)

 Red Carpet Casino Night 

Prime Cincinnati

580 Walnut Street #100

Friday, October 20th from 6:30pm - 11:00pm

Join Prime Cincinnati and Envision Children this Friday as they host the second annual Red Carpet Casino Night! “This is a fundraising event benefiting education for underserved children in the Greater Cincinnati Area. Join us for a night of exquisite food and beverages provided by Prime Cincinnati while gambling at over 15 tables!”

Foo Fighters

U.S Bank Arena

100 Broadway St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Friday, October 20th at 6:00pm

Need something to end your week right? “Grammy award winning rockers, the Foo Fighters, launch Concrete And Gold Tour in October including Friday, October 20th stop at U.S. Bank Arena.”

John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous

Aronoff Center for the Arts

650 Walnut Street

Friday, October 20th at 10:00pm

Join the Aronoff Center and Proctor and Gamble in welcoming John Mulaney to Cincinnati this Friday evening, October 20th, at 10PM! “John Mulaney is an Emmy Award winning writer and comedian. He most recently starred in the Broadway hit, ‘Oh, Hello' on Broadway alongside Nick Kroll. In 2015 Mulaney released his 3rd hour stand up special, a Netflix Original titled THE COMEBACK KID, which the AV Club called ‘his best hour of his career’.”

Junebug’s PopUp Jewelry Boutique

MORTAR Cincinnati

1329 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Friday, October 20th 12:00pm - 7:00pm

This Friday is your chance to see this exquisitely handcrafted wearable art in person! Stop by and try on your favorite pieces and see for yourself how each was designed with both comfort and style in mind. Each piece is handcrafted with copper and silver and would make a great present for someone who is just as unique in your life!

The Throwback Lounge- 80s & 90s Kickback

Sweet Sistah Splash

1218 Sycamore St, Cincinnati 45202

Friday, October 20th at 10pm

“The Throwback Lounge is a monthly 80s & 90s Kickback for the mature and fly. They're bringing the nostalgic vibe with a real house party feel. Come reminisce about the good days of the past, dance to good music (dancing is a MUST), sip, and mingle!”

Saturday (October 21st)

Washington Park Workout with Central Parkway YMCA

Washington Park

1230 Elm Street

Saturday, October 21st from 9:00am - 10:00am

Come out to the last Belly Dance Class of the year at Washington Park on Saturday, October 21st from 9AM to 10AM! “No contracts. No excuses. Just FREE fitness in Washington Park. All classes are led by licensed, trained instructors. Workouts take place in the south end of the park by the bandstand.”

Imagine Dragons

U.S Bank Arena

100 Broadway St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Saturday, October 21st at 6:00pm

“Multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning band Imagine Dragons will hit the road in support of their third album, Evolve.The band will bring its electrifying live show to arenas across North America this fall with the Evolve Tour including Cincinnati's U.S. Bank Arena on Saturday, October 21.”

Rookwood Pottery Artist Signing

Rookwood Pottery on Jackson

1209 Jackson Street Saturday, October 21st from 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Know anyone with Fiona Fever? Join Rookwood Pottery and the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden as they commemorate the hippo that captured everyone’s hearts! They have partnered together to create a Fiona Ornament for the 2017 Holiday Season! Purchase your ornament to be signed by the artist, Mary Guanciale, this Saturday, October 21st from 3PM to 6PM at the Rookwood Pottery store on Jackson Street. With each ornament purchase, they will be donating 20% of the proceeds to the Cincinnati Zoo Conservation Fund!

CITY FLEA at Washington Park

Washington Park

1230 Elm Street

Saturday, October 21st from 10:00am - 4:00pm


“The City Flea is Cincinnati's original curated, urban flea market that takes place once a month at Washington Park and various other locations throughout the year.” Swing by Washington Park this Saturday from 10AM to 4PM for October’s City Flea! This event is completely free and open to the public! Come on out and you’re sure to have a marvelous time!

The Halloween Hustle 5K Cincinnati

Sawyer Point

705 E Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati 45202

Saturday, October 21st from 8:00am - 11:00am

Run by the Halloween Hustle this saturday at Sawyer Point! “The Halloween Hustle is a series of family-friendly Halloween-themed 5K fun runs in numerous cities across the U.S. that partners with nonprofit organizations to put on events to help raise funds and awareness for their cause. Cowboys, clowns and caped crusaders are all welcome! Be sure to get your picture in front of the Halloween themed photo screen, get an official Halloween Hustle cape and finisher's medal, and enjoy the fun for all ages. The Halloween Hustle wants to put the "Happy" in Halloween!!”  Registration opens at 8:00am on Saturday!

Cincinnati Scavenger Hunt 2017


625 Walnut St, Cincinnati 45202

Saturday, October 21st from 11:00am - 5:00pm

“Come join us for the Downtown Cincinnati Scavenger Hunt 2017! Teams of two compete to see who can get the most items complete for a cash prize! Portion of entry fee goes to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and the rest goes towards a cash prize for the winning team!” Come on out to support a good cause and have fun racing through the streets of downtown Cincinnati!

Sunday (October 22nd)

Art on Vine in Washington Park

Washington Park

1230 Elm Street

Sunday, October 22nd from 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Buzz out to “Art on Vine in Washington Park” this Sunday from 12PM - 6PM and come check out art from 60+ vendors! Art on Vine is a great environment of shopping and supporting local artists where you can also meet, greet, and have one-on-one discussions with the artist about their passion for their artwork.

A Tavola Pizza continues to support "Art on Vine" With proof of purchase received 10% off all orders, Along with other local discounts!

Halloween-ish Bash

The Mockbee

2260 Central Pkwy, Cincinnati 45214

Sunday, October 22nd from 10:00pm - 2:00am

Looking for something totally free to do this weekend? “Come chill with awesome music, spooky beverages, and a Costume contest! Best part is that it's free!!! Bands include Heartland Heretics, Self-ish, and Into The Skies. Come dressed in fun costumes! Each band will pick a favorite costume and prizes will be given to the winners!”