Q To Do: June 14-16


Newport Italianfest – All weekend long at the Festival Park on the Levee. Authentic Italian food and live music. Cooking contest, games, rides for the kids and more.

Cincinnati Fringe Festival – Friday and Saturday at The Know Theatre. Independent, boundary-pushing festival includes theater, dance and poetry performances, film screenings and visual art at multiple venues throughout Over-the-Rhine. Official start times and locations vary.

Fifth & Vine Live – 7-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Fountain Square. Friday The Band of Heathens with Will Hoge; Saturday Erika Wennerstrom from Heartless Bastards.

Celtic Fest Ohio – Friday through Sunday at Ohio Renaissance Festival Grounds. Traditional Irish dance and music, food. Viking encampment, border collie demonstrations, Shamrock Shenanigans with new obstacles. Family-friendly.

Cincinnati Reds vs. Texas Rangers – Friday-Sunday at GABP.


Jungle Jim’s International Craft Beer Festival – Friday and Saturday at Jungle Jim’s International Market. Showcases over 100 local and national craft breweries and more than 400 beers.

RoboCon 2019 – Friday and Saturday at Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter. Vendors, artists and amazing robot toys and artwork.


Billy Ray Cyrus – 8 p.m. at Miami Valley Gaming.

Juneteenth Festival – Saturday-Sunday at Eden Park. Featuring live music, vendors and more.

Mushroom Rally: Cincinnati – 9 a.m. at Full Throttle indoor Karting. Unique go-kart race against your favorite characters.

Grand Carnivale – 5 p.m. June 15-July 7 at Kings Island. Experience Kings Island like you never have before when myth and magic join together to create the all-new Grand Carnivale. Celebrate the sights, sounds, smells and tastes from cultures around the world.

Family Night at Lawrenceburg Speedway  – 7 p.m. at Lawrenceburg Speedway.


Buddy Guy & Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band – 7 p.m. at PNC Pavilion.

Sunday, Sun-Day, Sundae – Cincinnati Observatory. Free sundaes for those in attendance. Free, no reservations needed.

OTR Performs – 7-9 p.m. at Washington Park. Different programming each week throughout the summer.

World Cup Village: US vs Chile – 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at The Banks. Watch the US Women’s Team take on Chile in the 2019 World Cup.