Signs of spring are starting to shine through, and I could not be more excited. If you’re anything like me, then you are ready to get out and explore in the beautiful weather! For some fun in the sun inspiration, here are 9 events to add to your calendar. From amazing works of art to strawberries galore, so many exciting events are just around the corner!
Spring Brew Review
Spring has sprung for local brewers. They’re drafting up some inventive new flavors for the season. Sip on samples paired with delicious appetizers from DogBerry Brewing, Municipal Brew Works, and Rolling Mill Brewery.
Barn-N-Bunk Opening Day
This Trenton gem is reopening for the spring season! Find homegrown fresh produce, Amish baked goods, cheese & jellies, and works from over 40 local crafters at this charming farm market.
INTERNATIONAL SCULPTURE DAY
Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum
Commemorate the arts with Pyramid Hill and the University of Cincinnati's, DAAP programs. Enjoy the magnificent sculptures, and featured artwork from students and professors. Delicious food truck fare will also be available.
Back for year three! Don't miss the opening of the Hamilton Flea at the picturesque Marcum Park. Support local business while discovering amazing and unique finds from local artisans and creators who specialize in handcrafted goods.
Photo: Hamilton Flea
BUCKEYE BBQ FEST
The Square @ Union Center
The worlds of Blues, Brews, and BBQ (and classic cars too!) collide at this popular, tasty summer festival. Find over 30 BBQ and sweet treat vendors! Take your little ones over to the “Kid Zone” for inflatables, face painting, and a petting zoo.
WOMEN’S WINE & CHOCOLATE WALK
A wine and chocolate tasting event just for the ladies, with shopping, dining and entertainment as an amazing added bonus!
Through May 25
Three cheers for spring! Explore the history and hands-on display of all things trains. Explore the A-Maze-N Funhouse by adventuring through the mirror maze, curtain chaos, and much more! During the celebration, one Do-It-All ticket rewards you with a second visit for another day of fun!
OXFORD WINE & CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL
At the crossroads of fine wines, craft beer, and talented local artisans is the Oxford Wine Festival. Taste test award winning wines and craft beers from around the world, and at the end, take home a beautiful souvenir glass. Enjoy locally made creations on display, delicious food options, and live performances all festival long.
OLD FASHIONED STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL
Everyone loves strawberries, right? Each year Shandon celebrates summer's favorite berry in a BIG way. Check out the Old Fashioned Strawberry Festival this year, and enjoy one of the best Strawberry Shortcakes you'll ever taste.
For more information, and even more spring events be sure to check out the Events Calendar.