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Downtown This Week - December 5, 2013

Dec 05, 2013

RedsFest



It may be cold, but spring training is around the corner. Head to RedsFest this Friday and Saturday, Dec. 6 and 7, to catch up with boys of summer.


Celebrity Guests



Meet Red from the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, and Virginia, from the musical Yes, Virginia, at Macy's Downtown Dazzle on Saturday, Dec. 7. 

 

Wish List


Whether you are looking for the perfect gift for the person who has everything or uniquely Cincinnati find, the 2013 Holiday Catalog is a great place to start.

HOLIDAY PROGRAMS
African American Santa at Macy's - Thu, 3-7pm
FREE Visit with Santa inside Macy's - Fri, Sat and Sun
FREE Holly Jolly Trolley - Dec 7, noon to 5pm
FREE Carriage Rides - Dec 7, noon to 5pm
Macy's Downtown Dazzle -  Dec 7 & 14
Santa Skates - Dec 7 and 8
Christmas Saengerfest - Dec 6 and 7
Mars Hill Madrigal Feast - Dec. 6 and 7 
Christkindlmarkt @ Findlay Market - December 6-8
Antique Christmasat Taft Museum - to Jan 5
Around the World in 80 Days, Ensemble Theatre to Jan 5 
Holiday Junction at CMC to Jan 5

LIVE MUSIC & NIGHTLIFE
Arnold's Repeal Day Party - Dec 5
Below Zero DJ's Every Friday and Saturday
Babyface at Horseshoe Casino - Tix on sale now
Elizabeth Hayes Jazz Review at Jack Binion's
The Naughty List at Arnold's Bar and Grill
Christmas Saengerfest - Dec 6, & 7

ARTS & CULTURE
Taft Museum - Open Tuesdays in Dec
Lady & Tramp at Know - Dec 5 to 7
Panorama of Cincinnati Art's XXVIII - Dec 6
Sweet Honey In The Rock @ Aronoff - Dec 6
Weston Art Gallery Openings - Dec 6
Cincy Shakes:Twelfth Night - to Dec 15
Design Make Display at AFC - to Dec 20
Complete History of Comedy -to Dec 29
Drummer Boy of Shiloh at Main Library- to Dec 31
Panorama of Cincinnati Art XXVIII to Dec 31
Will Hillenbrand Art at Main Library - to Jan 6
Telling Tales at Taft Museum - to Jan 12
Wounded Home at Lloyd Library - to Jan 20
Bricks, Barrel Vaults & Beerat Betts House - to Feb 27
Cincinnati Remembers WWI - Nov to July
Celebrating the March on Washington at the Freedom Center
Docent Tours at 21c Museum- Saturday
Evita at Aronoff - tix on sale now
Book of Mormon at Aronoff - tix on sale now


SHOPPING SPECIALS
Macy's Friends & Family Sale - to Dec 9
Richter & Phillips - Shop to benefit Freestore Feedbank-Dec 5
Mike and Carol Trotta - Extended hours
4th Street Boutique - 50% off Merchandise 
Jim Borgman signing at the Booksellers - Dec 5, 12-2pm
Ippolita Show at Saks - Dec 6
Koop Diamond Cutters Holiday Sale - Dec 6 and 7
38th Annual Holiday Market at Memorial Hall 
Findlay Market Hosts Winter Farmers Market
NEW! Rookwood Store open at 1290 Jackson
Frenchman's Shoe Repair - Heel Repair $5!
Jim Brofft: Beach Wave Perm Special
Joseph Williams Home 20% Off Sale
Cheers To Art- Celebrates 3rd anniversary
Article Menswear - Now open in OTR
Cincinnatian Hotel & Shopping Packages

DINING & SPECIAL OCCASION
Order holiday pies from Park + Vine
NEW! Lala's Blissful Bites Cupcakes 619 Main
NEW! French Crust Cafe At 915 Vine St.
NEW! Holtman's Donuts in OTR openeveryday
Mahogany's 3 Courses For $20
J. Gumbo's Daily Specials
Moerlein Brewery Tours - Friday To Sunday
Pre-Theater dining at Palomino
NEW! Menu At Taft Museum Cafe
Happy Hour At Red Roost Tavern At Hyatt
Ladies Night at Horseshoe Casino - Wed
Afternoon Tea at The Cincinnatian Hotel - Dec
12 Craft Cans of Christmas at The Righteous Room

Weekly Wine Tasting presented by Everything d'Vine
Santa Brunch at Palomino's - Dec 14, & 21
Findlay Market Holiday Hours

CAREW TOWER @ 441 VINE STREET
Music: Live Jazz At Palm Court - Fri & Sat
Dine: Pasta Bar & Buffet At Palm Court - M-F
Dine: Hathaway's Diner Serves Comfort Food
Enjoy: Abby Girl Sweets: Mint-n-Chocolate
Shop: Hunt Club Clothiers: Classic Menswear
Martz Jewelers Does Repairs
Shop: Elite Nails Now Open On 1st Floor
Fitness: The Gym At Carew Tower
Eyecare: Thoma & Sutton Eye-Care
Shop: The Shoe Haus

SPORTS, FITNESS & SPAS
Broomball Teams - Registration Now Open
The Joe Morgan Exhibit at RHOF- to Dec 21
Cincinnati Bengals - PBS, Sunday, 1 p.m.
Cincinnati Cyclones at U.S. Bank Arena

Redsfest - Dec 6 & 7, Duke Energy Convention Center      

FAMILY
The Day Before Christmas - Dec 6, 7 & 14@ Taft Theater
Redsfest - Dec 6 & 7, Duke Energy Convention Center  
Holiday Junction: Trains at CMC - to Jan 5

FOUNTAIN SQUARE
Ice Rink Now Open - 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Fri 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.
Santa Skates - Fri and Sat noon to 1

WASHINGTON PARK
Santa's Workshop - Dec 7, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Caroling in the Park - Dec. 6, 7

BENEFITS/VOLUNTEER
Opera Auditions  for 2014 Summer Festival Chorus - Dec 7 & 8
Road to Sochi- Volunteers needed for Dec 13
CVB Spirit Awards Nominations - Due Dec 13
Joy Event at Horseshoe Casino - Dec 6
Free Store Food Bank Benefit - Dec 5, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Support the yp/CC Gala: Through the Looking Glass February 15

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