10/30 friday *DEVIL’S DAY*


around town today


4pm: dia de los muertos party. this is a celebration of the journey of past loved ones as they pass through to their next life as overseen by mictecacihuatl, the lady of the dead. calle cantina. free. >>

5pm: halloween 2015 kickoff w/ zen highway. southgate house revival. free. >>

6pm: jared & slope’s art show. park + vine. free. >>

6pm: halloweve brew bash. taste craft brews from thirteen of cincinnati’s top micro breweries. oh yeah, it’s a costume party too. ault park. $25. >>

6pm: changing perceptions: deja vu opening reception. art beyond boundaries. free. >>

7pm: circa survive w/ rx bandits and citizen. bogarts. $22. >>

7pm: cincigrave 4 w/ rroiddrazr, dani deah, dj bloodbath, dj fatchick, dj slideshow, scoprious, dj zoe zee, gearhead vs. petro & more. mad frog. $15. >>

7pm: mad river rising. angus stewart escapes from his nursing home in order to save the land he loves from urbanization in this classic drama by dana yeaton. playhouse in the park. $35. >>

7:30pm: death of a salesman. cincinnati shakespeare company. $35 adults/ $22 students. >>

8pm: the norwegians. a strong, bitter comedy about women scorned in minnesota and the really, really nice gangsters—norwegian hit men—they hire to whack their ex-boyfriends. clifton performance theater. $20./15 student. >>

8pm: andy’s house of [blank]. andy always was an unusual man, running a store that was part ever-changing emporium of oddities, part museum of unmailed loveletters. when sadie, his old school crush, comes back to town for her father’s funeral, she shows up at the store with a mysterious machine…over and over and over again. paul and trey recount the strange events of the summer they met, working in andy’s house of [blank]. this small town, mystery-spot musical graduates from serials! thunderdome to become a full length show about unrequited love, second chances, and what it means to change your world. know theater. $20. >>

8pm: destiny & dante’s inferno. the internationally renowned australian conductor simone young leads two stunning works by brahms, ethereal and exquisite music whose titles translate to “song of destiny” and “funeral song.” liszt’s penetrating dante symphony, which takes its subject matter from the divine comedy, depicts dante’s and virgil’s passage through hell. music hall. $10. >>

8:30pm: craig finn w/ esme patterson. taft theater. $18. >>

8:30pm: darkly dreaming. byob. 1706 john st. $15. >>

9pm: all hallows eve eve bash. trunkweed, pop empire, the harlequins. northside yacht club. free. >>

9pm: late night radio & marvel years. madison live. $12. >>

9pm: horrorhound halloween party w/ the big bad, shriek, and the transylvania hellhounds. northside tavern. free. >>

9pm: the cincy brass band. arnold’s bar. free. >>

9pm: yob, black cobra, ethicist. southgate house revival. $20. >>

9pm: shiny old soul, daniel wayne, and the silver lines, and the lover. urban artifact. free. >>

9pm: an evening with rays music exchange. woodward theater. $12. >>

9pm: ecid burn everything tour. chameleon. $8. >>

10pm: halloween weekend wig out at final friday. japp’s annex. free. >>

10pm: willow tree carolers & devil doves. crow’s nest. free. >>

10pm: frontier folk nebraska w/ manray. motr. free. >>

10pm: the serfs, le technopuss13s and vampire weekend at bernie’s. the comet. free. >>

10pm: kwame binea shakedown w/ sweet & the sweet sweets, and dj spam. the drinkery. free. >>

Author: Jennifer Spriggs

Cincinnati-based designer and going-out enthusiast.