saturday 12/5

pictured: cin city burlesque
pictured: cin city burlesque

around town today 

10:30am: cincinnati chili cook off. we will be celebrating birthdays with chili and bike polo. if the weather is too bad for polo we will play foosball and eat chilli. evans st. polo court. free. >>

12pm: braxton block party. we’d like to invite you to our block party at the new garage for the release of our first beer in the heritage series – dark charge. don’t miss this rare chance to try and buy a beer we’ve been planning since we turned the lights on at 27 w 7th! food trucks & live music. braxton brewery. free. >>

12pm: dad day. come cozy up and celebrate the launch of the holiday season with our dad and yours! lounge in our ‘living room’ while sipping on a dad hoppy holiday ale, show off your #dadplaid in our photo booth, and take home some #dadswag (while supplies lasts). this event is byod (bring your own dad) + byop (bring your own plaid). #dadplaid. rhinegeist. free. >>

2pm: dark side of northside. the dark side of northside is a fundraiser/walking tour of northside…full of tales of scandal, sex, and intrigue, our tour will have approximately six points of interest. we will end at caracole with warm drinks available. dress for the weather! we are going out regardless of what nature is up to. caracole, 4138 hamilton ave. $15. >>

4pm: cincideutsch christkindlmarkt. the most authentic german christmas market in cincinnati continues to grow every year with glühwein (hot spiced wine) and hot chocolate, christian moerlein beer, traditional baked goods, holiday gifts and decorations, and live entertainment! fountain square. free. >>

4pm: city of independece “christmas walk”. winter & holiday market ~ get your hohoho on and jingle all the way down to the courthouse square. handmade crafts, holiday gifts and where decor galore will await you. get ready to check those names off your list! secure package “check-in” available for $1. just swing back by after the walk to retrieve your items. l&m’s busy hands craft and gift shop. free. >>

5pm: brahja waldman. urban artifact. 21+ free / under 21 $5. >>

5pm: the cousin kissers. southgate house revival. free. >>

7:30pm: cin city burlesque presents seasons teasings. it’s the most wonderful time of the year…when the queen city’s favorite movers and shakers present the most irreverent holiday show around! join the ladies of cin city burlesque and the incomparable and hilarious sweett biscut to celebrate the holidays with all the bells and whistles… and little else. bogarts. $15. >>

7:30pm: as you like it. cincinnati shakespeare company. $39/$26 students.>>

8pm: all childish things. know theater. free. >>

8pm: unsilent night christmas bash featuring life after this, pope, spearpoint, alive inside, highpoint and forest fox. madison theater. $10. >>

8pm: rig time, inbreeder, hate face, bolt cutter, dvh048. da vida house on eden. donations. >>

8pm: bye bye liver: the cincinnati drinking play. below zero lounge. $15.>>

8pm: moonbeau w/ bliss nova, dream chief. southgate house revival. $8. >>

8pm: low down dirty blues. playhouse in the park. >>

8:30pm: mary fahl (former lead singer of october project). southgate house revival. $30. >>

9pm: fareed haque & his funk brothers. urban artifact. 21+ free / under 21 $5. >>

9pm: moonbeau w/ bliss nova, dream chief. southgate house revival. >>

9pm: cincinnati dancing pigs. arnold’s bar and grill. free.>>

9pm: waxeater w/ knife the symphony and wolverton brother’s. northside yacht club. free. >>

9pm: pop goes the evil farewell show w/ lemon sky.motr. free. >>

9pm: communications, tooth lures a fang, and littledevices. maudie’s. free. >>




Author: Jennifer Spriggs

Cincinnati-based designer and going-out enthusiast.