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  • Many Happy Returns

    Jun 12, 2018
    This summer, Cincinnati Opera returns to the beautifully restored Music Hall for its 98th season! The company has expanded to five productions, with three grand operas in Music Hall’s Springer Auditorium, a Baroque opera at SCPA’s Corbett Theater, and the intimate transgender opera As One in the brand-new Wilks Studio at Music Hall. The season will close with the highly anticipated U.S. premiere of the opera Another Brick in the Wall, based on Pink Floyd’s album The Wall.
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  • (Big) Boys are Back in Town

    Jun 05, 2018
    The new Frisch's restaurant located in Carew Tower is now open. Along with modern updates like grab-and-go salads, Primetime burgers, and even wifi, you'll find all your favorites including Big Boys, crinkle-cut fries, and breakfast all day.
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  • Far-Flung Imagination

    May 31, 2018
    Have you seen the magical sculpture on the front lawn of the Taft Museum of Art? World-renowned artist Patrick Dougherty has taken six tons of willow tree saplings and—with the amazing help of more than 150 community volunteers—twisted and turned them into whimsical, whirling shapes. Dougherty named the sculpture Far Flung.
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  • All in Good Taste

    May 22, 2018
    Taste of Cincinnati, May 26- 28, is the city's showcase of food and music and the region's annual kickoff to summer. More than 50 local restaurants and food trucks will offer 250 highly delicious dishes. From a Taste of Findlay Market to the Braxton Beer Garden to all the winners of Best of Taste, you won't go away hungry
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  • Celebrate the City

    May 15, 2018
    Celebrate the city with neighbors and friends and see the reinvestment in Over-the-Rhine created in the past decade at the 12th Annual OTR 5K and Summer Celebration on May 18 and 19 in Washington Park. Enjoy free tours Over-the-Rhine on foot with hundreds of fellow Cincinnati and OTR enthusiasts, plus food, arts, and activities.
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  • Mum's the Word

    May 07, 2018
    Cards are sweet and flowers are pretty, but this year why not treat Mom to something new and fun to celebrate Mother's Day on Sunday, May 13? From spending quality time together at a theater, exploring treasures at a museum, shopping for one-of-a kind finds, or enjoying a leisurely meal, downtown is the perfect destination to celebrate this weekend. If unlimited mimosas and eggs-your-way are more your mom's speed, you'll find bountiful brunch buffets that guarantee Mother's Day is also Sunday funday.
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