Brett Dennis of Cincy Weekend tells us what's happening in our area April 11-April 14.
If you're looking for things to do in Cincinnati this weekend, you've come to the right place. Here's our weekly breakdown of all the best events happening in the Tri-State this weekend, April 11th through April 14th.
An epic musical telling the tragic love story of an American G.I. and a Vietnamese woman. Starring a cast of 42, this legenday production is sure to amaze. When: Ongoing through Sunday, April 21 Where: Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Downtown Cost: $31-$114
An award-winning act from Ireland, JigJam is a quartet that blends traditional Irish music with American Bluegrass. When: Thursday, 7 p.m. Where: Irish Heritage Center Of Cincinnati, 3905 Eastern Ave., Cincinnati Cost: By reservation at 513-533-0100
Stand-up comedian and actor Craig Robinson comes to Cincinnati for a riotous 21 & over, 3-day stay at the Funny Bone in Liberty Township. When: Friday-Sunday Where: Funny Bone, 7518 Bales St. Space A-120, Liberty Township Cost: $35-$65
The Cincinnati Cyclones are going to the playoffs in their quest for the Kelly Cup! Friday features $1 beer and Saturday has $1 hot dogs for the fans. When: Friday & Saturday Where: U.S. Bank Arena, 100 Broadway St., Downtown Cost: $21.50
A celebration of creativity for all ages. Makers from near and far will showcase their passion and skills of invention from robots, to microprocessors, to music and more. When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Where: Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal, 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati Cost: $5.50-$14.50
As metal as they come, Hatebreed blends hardcore punk and heavy metal with a signature sound that is sure to melt your face off — if you’re into that sort of thing. When: Saturday, 7 p.m. Where: Bogart’s, 2621 Vine St., Corryville Cost: $25
Acclaimed cellist Brannon Cho makes a stop in Cincinnati accompanied by painist Victor Santiago Asuncion as part of the Matinee Musicale series at Memorial Hall. When: Sunday, 3 p.m. Where: Memorial Hall, 1225 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine Cost: $10-$30
Are your kids into the creepy crawly side of life? Then you have to bring them to the Cin City Reptile Show this weekend. When: Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Where: Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Rd. Cincinnati Cost: $7
Fans of alt-punk and pop punk can’t miss the symphonic sounds of the Red Jumpsuit Apparatus as they swing through Cincinnati for a late-night show along with pop-metal rockers Alesana. When: Sunday, 8:30 p.m. Where: Riverfront Live, 4343 Kellogg, Cicninnati Cost: $20-$25