thursday 11/12

pictured: turquoise jeep
pictured: turquoise jeep

around town today

5pm: blank slate hosts alabama fish bar. blank slate hosts alabama fish bar at the brewery for a long, happy, food-filled weekend! alabama fish bar says, “it’s simple. we do one thing and we do it right!” get your fish and chips served hot and delicious from alabama fish bar at blank slate. blank slate brewery. free. >>

5:30pm: dinner and a mixtape hosted by dj neil armstrong. 4 course prix fixe tasting menu. quan happa. $40. >>

6pm: places change tour: an evening with chas wiederhold. long story short, chas wiederhold has cincy in his dna. from his involvement in the save our icons campaign to his gig at halfcut to his presence at just about every cultural happening you can think of, this fella-about-town truly carries a torch for our fair city. and now, he’s taking that love on the road. chas biked 2400 miles this summer around the midwest. his experience is something that cannot be summed up in a single word. (but if he had to pick one, he’d start with “good.” then maybe move to “eye-opening.” then, who knows…) basically, it’s an experience worth sharing. braxton brewery. free. >>

6pm: first batch demo day. hear what jerry kathman has learned in a lifetime of creating great physical brands. see what physical products the first batch class of 2015 developed in the past five months. food, drink, inspiration, opportunity. rhinegeist. $10. >>

7pm: bacchanalian society’s fall wine tasting. teams of 1-3 people are to bring three identical bottles of pinot noir for tasting and voting. if your bottle is one of the favorites you’ll take home a bunch of wine! the phoenix. $20. >>

7pm: egomaps. egomaps is an ongoing photography project first introduced in 2013. influenced by buddhist thought regarding the ego, egomaps engages the people surrounding them as subjects in 35mm poetry. egomaps, the person, is a sober, vegan, transgender person of color; a self-taught photographer & Cincinnati native. ice cream factory. free. >>

7:30pm: 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. >>

8pm: bluegrass w/ them there mountain boys. 1/2 off bottles of wine & brick oven pizza. molly malone’s. free. >>

8pm: max gise grio w/ bbg & jason smart. urban artifact. free. >>

8pm: andy’s house of [blank]. know theater. $20. >>

8pm: turquoise jeep w/ abiyah and super origami. the woodward. $15. >>

8pm: 3 piece revival. $1 pbr. $1 jello shots. $1 “proofs in the pudding” shots. proof bar. free. >>

8pm: the ballroom thieves, the bros. landreth. southgate house revival. $12. >>

9pm: karaoke fantastic. northside tavern. free. >>

9pm: kate wakefield, linear downfall, gender is gay. northside yacht club. free. >>

9pm: ellie fabe. the listing loon. free. >>

9pm: j dorsey band. junker’s. free. >>

9:30pm: the galactic cowboy orchestra. southgate house revival. free. >>

10pm: pho lang thang 5 year anniversary party. come celebrate our 5 year anniversary at mr. pitifuls! we’ll be serving free complimentary small bites and good times. mr. pitiful’s. free. >>

10pm: arlo mckinley & the lonesome sound. motr. free. >>



Author: Jennifer Spriggs

Cincinnati-based designer and going-out enthusiast.