If you're looking for things to do in Cincinnati this weekend, you've come to the right place. We're breaking down all the best events happening in the Tri-State this weekend, Dec. 19 - 23.
Rent: 20th Anniversary Tour
20 years after opening on Broadway, the immensely popular show is coming to the Queen City on a special anniversary tour. Don’t miss your chance to see Rent at the Aronoff Center now through Dec. 23.
When: Wednesday through Dec. 23
Where: Aronoff Center for the Arts, 650 Walnut St., Downtown
Perry Puzzler and the Christmas Conundrum Bar Crawl
Imagine an escape room, bar crawl and prize-winning competition all combined into one. That’s what you’ll get to experience this Thursday at the Perry Puzzler and the Christmas Conundrum Bar Crawl.
When: Thursday, 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Below Zero Lounge, 1120 Walnut St., Over-the-Rhine
An Acoustic Christmas with Over the Rhine
The annual tradition continues with our very own homegrown band Over-the-Rhine performing special holiday shows at Memorial Hall this weekend.
When: Shows at 8 p.m. Dec. 21 – 22 and 2 p.m. Dec. 23
Where: Memorial Hall, 1222 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine
Cost: Tickets range from $40 – $65
Gabe Kea at Go Bananas Comedy Club
Cincy’s very own Gabe Kea is bringing his hilarious show to Go Bananas Comedy Club this weekend. By way of St. Louis (and Canada) Kea’s shows are always an incredibly funny mix of thoughts on parenting, hockey, beer and reinforcing Canadian stereotypes. Don’t miss your chance to see him.
When: Friday – Sunday
Where: Go Bananas Comedy Club, 8410 Market Pl Lane, Montgomery.
Cost: Tickets range from $8 – $14
Santa-bration at Carol Ann's Carousel
Santa is coming to Carol Ann’s Carousel this Friday, so if you’re looking to take the kids on a ride and snap some selfies with the big man, this is your chance to do it.
When: Friday, 11 a.m.
Where: Carol Ann’s Carousel, 8 East Mehring Way, Downtown
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out
Nick Cannon is taking over US Bank Arena this Saturday with his hilarious show Wild ‘N Out. The show will feature stand-up sets from the show’s biggest characters, audience interaction, games and more.
When: Saturday, 8 p.m.
Where: US Bank Arena, Downtown
Feast of the Seven Fishes
It’s an Italian tradition and it’s all going down at Washington Platform this Sunday. Make your reservation for the Feast of the Seven Fishes featuring a huge seafood buffet, jazz, carving stations and more.
When: Sunday, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Where: Washington Platform Saloon and Restaurant, 1000 Elm St., Downtown
Cost: Sunday – Monday, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Looking for even more things to do in Cincinnati this weekend? Check out the "calendar" tab at the top of the page.