Q To Do: July 3-7



Grand Carnivale Now through July 7 at Kings Island. Celebrate the sights, sounds, smells and tastes from cultures around the world including India, China, Italy, France and Germany.

Krohn Summer Show Through August 18 at the Krohn Conservatory.


LaRosa’s Balloon Glow6 p.m. at Coney Island! Join Q102 and enjoy some live music at Moonlight Square Gazebo, 8 p.m. Balloon Glow in Moonlite Mall, 10 p.m. Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks. Sunlite Water Adventure open 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. for swimming. Pool area remains open for fireworks viewing. Coney’s Classic Rides and attractions stay open until 11 p.m.

ArtCrawler – 10 a.m.-noon at Cincinnati Art Museum. 32-foot former US military vehicle transformed to provide opportunities for public to participate in artmaking and technological exploration. Vehicle part of the Burning Man event in Nevada.

Southern Illinois Miners vs Florence Freedom – 6:35 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday at UC Health Stadium. Fireworks after game!

Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers – 7:10 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, 2:10 p.m. Thursday at GABP.

Northside Rock N Roll Carnival Starts Wednesday at 4 p.m., continues noon-10 p.m. on Thursday at Jacob Hoffner Park.



Red, White and Blue Ash4-10:30  p.m. at Summit Park.

Cincinnati Pops: Patriotic Pops8 p.m. at Riverbend Music Center. Price includes entry to Coney Island rides. Free lawn seating for ages 17 and under.

Northside 4th of July Parade – noon on Hamilton Ave. Northside. City’s most unique and colorful parade!

4th of July at Stricker’s Grove 3-11 p.m. at Stricker’s Grove. Open to the public. Rozzi Fireworks at 10 p.m. Ride hours 3-11 p.m. Bring in your own food or purchase from concession stand.


Reds Rockin’ 150 – 5 p.m. at GABP! Free concert featuring Phillip Phillips, 3 Doors Down and X Ambassadors! Happy 150th birthday, Cincinnati Reds!

ArtCrawler 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Washington Park.


Thank God It’s Summer 2019 Vendor Expo Noon-4 p.m. at Woodlawn Recreational Center. Fun-filled family-friendly event for vendors and patrons. Good food, music, shopping, open bar, kid face painting & balloon art, and door prizes.

Cincinnati Reds vs. Cleveland Indians – 4:10 p.m. Saturday, 1:10 p.m. Sunday at GABP.

Lake Erie Crushers vs Florence Freedom 6:05 p.m. at UC Health Stadium.

FC Cincinnati vs. Houston Dynamo – 7:30 p.m. at Nippert Stadium. Post-game fireworks.


Art on Vine noon-6 p.m. at Fountain Square. More than 75 artists display and sell fine art and goods. First Sunday of each month June-September.

Tri-State Antique Market7 a.m.-3 p.m. at Lawrenceburg Fairgrounds. Indiana’s largest vintage and antiques market features between 200 and 250 vendors at each monthly event, offering for sale a wide range of antique and vintage goods, both in time period and price range. Vintage and retro furnishings, decorative arts, jewelry, Americana, architectural and industrial salvage, and pop culture memorabilia is a sampling of what will be offered at each monthly market on the first Sunday of the month, May through October.

Grand Carnivale: Final Night 5 p.m. at Kings Island. Final night to celebrate the sights, sounds, smells and tastes from cultures around the world including India, China, Italy, France and Germany. Take part in Spectacle of Color interactive light parade, complete with dazzling floats, authentic music and mesmerizing street performers. And finally, top off the night at the Carnivale Street Party, a magnificent party filled with international music and merrymaking until the park closes!

Brews, Blues, and BBQ 4 p.m. at The Southgate House Revival.

Cardboard Regatta – 2-3:30 p.m. at Springdale Community Park. Amateur boat builders of all ages are challenged to design, build and race boats made entirely of cardboard and tape. All vessels must be powered by the captain or crew with homemade oars.