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Marcum Park is a hub for creativity. Massive heart and guitar sculptures stand soundly on green grass, kids run through the splashpad, and the RiversEdge Amphitheater blasts with live music. This slice of park perfection completely embodies Hamilton. The City of Sculpture bursts with art, murals, and music. Marcum...
Hello Weekend! Wait, Hello Labor Day Weekend! Don't let this summer pass you by without one more getaway, and celebration of summer. Labor Day is just around the corner, and we’re sure you’re looking for fun things to do for the long weekend. Butler County, Ohio has got you covered with live music, donuts &...
Fall is a special time of year, particularly in Southwest Ohio. The crisp air and sights of cities being explored makes the world seem new again. Leaves crunch beneath your boots and you can smell an evening bonfire nearly every night of the week. With layers on your back and adventure in your soul, head to Butler...
In terms of sweets and candy selection, The Candy Stache Sweets & More in Liberty Township is about as close to Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory as you can get. The entire place is full of life and color; it bursts with ambrosial sweetness. This brand-new candy emporium offers all of the gummy bears, gobstoppers,...
Luigi’s Olde World Market is the kind of place that learns your name. This tightknit, family-owned and operated deli knows the importance of quality; both in their products and their interactions with customers. Their display counter is abundant with the most delicious looking meats and cheeses. Everything is fresh...
I can’t imagine my life without books. Thick paperbacks and vibrantly colored children’s books filled the shelves of my childhood. I am rarely without a book in hand and an elaborate story to tell. The same can be said for the kids that embark on literary adventures in the imaginative environment that Book Bums in...
Quilts exist to comfort us. We wrap ourselves in them for warmth and security. They’re a universal unifier without even trying to be. The inherent coziness that they provide makes them the ideal medium for the new Visioning Human Rights exhibit at the Fitton Center for Creative Arts.    The Visioning Human Rights...
EnterTRAINment Junction has been spreading the love of the locomotive for 10 years! They’re celebrating their 10th birthday and we’re reflecting back on all of the incredible attractions they have to offer. Train enthusiast or not, you’ll be enthralled by the interactive world it creates. Head to EnterTRAINment...
Conquer some exciting new challenges this summer! Join the hundreds of runners and cyclers traveling to Butler County on September 1 to take on Hamilton NightGlow Marathon and the inaugural Donut Trail Cycle Challenge. Experience these unconventional, incredibly fun races and the charming Butler County streetscapes as...
The Butler County Soldiers, Sailors, and Pioneers Monument has an unmistakably stoic and proud presence on Hamilton’s South Monument Avenue. The history and stories that lie within its marble walls and stained-glass windows are immeasurable. It came into fruition to honor the men and women of Butler County who served...