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Q102 Summer Hot List


Everybody has a summer bucket list!

And so does Q102! From your favorite brands to the best events and restaurants, find out what’s hot this summer in Cincinnati with the Q102 Summer Hot List. Fritsch, Tim and Mollie are rounding up fun activities and incredible offers you won’t want to miss. Listen to The Hot List 10–11am weekdays, or check back here for updates that will make your summer a blast!

The final stop on our Summer Hot List was an absolute blast. We hit the pickleball courts Aces Pickleball + Kitchen. #ad Who knew that we would be naturals? (SEE VIDEO.. 👀.) It’s kid-friendly, dog-friendly, has a great cocktail list and incredible food. Don’t forget to try the PICKLEBALLS! Make sure you put Aces Pickleball + Kitchen on your Summer Hot List. Time to eat, drink, play and enjoy! -Tim and Fritsch

BrewDog Cincinnati has great beer (24 taps!) and farm-to-table junk food! Bacon Jam on the Fast Joe Burger, all-you-can-eat wings, vegetarian and vegan options, and more! Enjoy the rooftop deck, the games or grab some beer to take home. Put BrewDog on YOUR Summer Hot List! (-fritsch and tim)
🍺 Tim’s pick: Hellcat. It’s a cold IPA that’s crisp, hoppy and malty, with some citrus.

Whether you are looking for a fun outing with your friends, wanting to improve your golf game or take lessons — check out Always In Play in Fort Thomas! Golf Pro Mike put together the coolest golf simulators in town and there’s a full bar! It’s the next stop on our Summer Hot List! -Fritsch and Tim

The next stop on our Summer Hot List is taking in a Florence Y’alls baseball game… and y’all, they know how to throw a party! Perfect for families, a work gathering or a night out with friends! They have 🍺 $2 Tuesday, Thirsty Thursday, 💥 Firework Friday and live music after their Saturday games. (-tim and Fritsch)

Stunning views, great drink specials, friendly people, music on the patio and more at Devou Golf & Event Center! It’s a great way to spend an afternoon with friends overlooking our city. It’s the next stop on our Summer Hot List! Who is the better putter, Fritsch or Tim? (-tim and Fritsch)

Get half off of a twosome at Devou Park Golf here!

If you haven’t been to Newport on the Levee in a while, you need to add it to your Summer Hot List! We did! There are so many new restaurants, breweries and more to explore! Plus, lots of fun free weekly events! (-tim and Fritsch)

Tim, Fritsch and Mollie took a trip down the Ohio River this week with Cincinnati Tiki Boat & Cycleboat Tours! This is such a fun way to see our city! Captain Jerry was the best! Make sure you add this to your Summer Hot List!

Mollie and Tim explored Dart Ops Cincinnati! It’s a huge Nerf wars arena at Eastgate Mall. Donna and Scott both have day jobs, but opened Dart Ops because they wanted their kids to have a safe place to play! We had a blast!!!

See our Facebook post here!