Things To Do In Cincinnati This Weekend: Jan. 2 – 6

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, Jan. 2 - 6.


Things to do in Cincinnati

Penguin Days + Half Off Admission at the Cincinnati Zoo

It’s that time of year! Half-price admission to the zoo every day, and what better reason to cash in that great day than with a trip to visit the penguins?

When: Jan. 2 – Mar. 8

Where: Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, 3400 Vine St, Avondale

Cost: $9.50

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Geoff Tate

Geoff Tate at Go Bananas Comedy Club

Local favorite Geoff Tate is back with another headlining weekend at his home club. With appearances on Comedy Central, Doug Loves Movies and WTF with Marc Maron, come out and see why he’s one of the best around.

When: Thursday – Sunday

Where: Go Bananas Comedy Club, 8410 Market Pl Ln, Montgomery

Tickets: $8 – $14

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Ice Skating on the Levee

Ice Skating on the Levee

Lace up and hit the 9,000 square foot rink at Newport on the Levee this weekend for a great, family-friendly trip everyone will enjoy.

When: Now through Jan. 19

Where: Newport on the Levee, Newport, KY.

Cost: $15

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Throwback weekend with the Cincinnati Cyclones

It’s the Cyclones most popular promotion for a reason: $10 admission, $1 hotdogs, pizza, soda and beer. Plus, it’s teddy bear toss night. Bring a new teddy bear to throw on the ice after the Cyclones’ first goal.

When: Friday, 7:30 p.m.

Where: US Bank Arena, Downtown

Cost: $10

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First Fridays

Lawrenceburg First Fridays

Downtown Lawrenceburg is the place to be with First Friday. Enjoy special events and promotions all along the main strip with shops, restaurants, bars and more.

When: Friday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Where: Multiple locations in downtown Lawrenceburg

Cost: Free

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90's Skate Party

Pull out those windbreakers and leg warmers an old-fashioned throwback skate party at Skatetown USA in West Chester.

When: Friday, 10:30 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Where: Skatetown USA, 8730 N Pavilion, West Chester

Cost: $10

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"Local Blend" release at MadTree Brewing

MadTree Brewing is back with a new release, and it’s definitely one of their most interesting projects to date: 4-packs of coffee beer, each can made with a different coffee from Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland, and Dayton. Stop by to grab a 4-pack and check out a FREE coffee flight from Deeper Roots.

When: Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Where: MadTree Brewing, 3301 Madison Rd, Oakley

Cost: Free

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Easyriders Bike Show

This big bike show is bringing some of the best choppers you can find to the Duke Energy Convention center.

When: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Where: Duke Energy Convention Center, Downtown

Cost: $25 at the door

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Dave Stone

Laughs at Taft's with Dave Stone

Bomb’s Away! Comedy is back with another show at Taft’s Brewpourium with headliner Dave Stone! You’ve seen him on The Late Late Show, Viceland, Last Comic Standing and more, now see him at one of the best taprooms in the city.

When: Saturday, 7 p.m.

Where: Taft’s Brewpourium, 4831 Spring Grove Ave.

Cost: $15 online, $20 at the door.

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Yoga with Art

Yoga with Art

Work off that Saturday night party with a special yoga session at the beautiful 21c Hotel downtown.

When: Sunday, 9:30 a.m.

Where: 21c Hotel and Museum, 609 Walnut St., Downtown

Cost: $5

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Looking for even more things to do? Check out the "calendar" tab at the top of the page.