thursday 4/7

pictured: thao & the get down stay down

3pm: throwback thursdays w/ moerlein lager house. come for the specials and stay for the second live broadcast of the toyota coach john harkes radio show. moerlein lager house. free. >>

4pm: $3 drafts all night long! gypsy’s mainstrasse. free. >>

5pm: opening reception for bfa studio senior exhibitions. nku art galleries. free. >>

5pm: reception for the fine arts senior shows. join us for free food, drinks, and a lot of amazing art. daap galleries. free. >>

5pm: toast to the arts happy hour. the president’s room. free. >>

5:30pm: small business series mixer feat. michelle & leo d’cruz. meet, mingle, and learn! this evening they are featuring local power-couple michelle and leo d’cruz! fresh off of an awe-inspiring state representative election, making the contemporary arts center free, and starting reverb art + design downtown, these two have their fingers on the pulse of the civic art movement. urban artifact. free. >>

6pm: $1 oysters. $1 beers. $6 martinis. the anchor otr. free. >>

6pm: 3rd annual cincinnati bike show. like bikes? So do we! check out some sweet bikes, show off your own and compete for awesome prizes! registration is free. there will be refreshments, awards and prizes for registered bikes. tangeman university center. free. >>

6pm: april drink & draw – art trade night! come out and unwind with some drinks and art. this month’s theme is “art trade”, so meet some new people and set up your own trades or, if you’re feeling shy, they will have a “trade table” where you can leave a drawing and pick one to take home. you do not have to feel pressured to participate in the art trade, just come out, work on an art project, enjoy a drink, and meet new people. contemporary art center. free. >>

6pm: rhinegeist / tsghr drink & draw. join us every first “thirstday” of the month in the lounge for a fun hoppy hour of $5 rhinegeist drafts and art supplies to release your inner creative genius. art supplies included. the southgate house revival. free. >>

6pm: little planet supper club #6 – south india. northside tavern$38. >>

6:30pm: michelob ultra and the running spot happy hour. hosted by the flying pig marathon. o’bryon’s bar and grill. free. >>

7pm: books on tap. braxton brewing company. free. >>

7pm: bobaflex. bogarts. $12. >>

7pm: thao & the get down stay down w/ saintseneca. the woodward theater. $15. >> 

7:30pm: dottie warner and wayne shanon. arnold’s bar and grill. free. >>

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

8pm: ccm studio musical theatre: lysistrata jones. cohen family studio theater. free. reservations are required. >>

8pm: the freeze w/ coordinated suicides, everyday objects and phoul phil andt guill. northside yacht club. free. >>

8pm: lxl w/ intricate dialect, vibrant troubadours, and swooly. upstairs sanctuary. urban artifact. free. >>

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

9pm: aaron lee tasjan (full band) w/ brian wright and joshua black wilkins. revival room. the southgate house revival. $10-$12. >>

9:30pm: the punknecks. the lounge. the southgate house revival. free. >>

10pm: crane wives. motr. free. >>

10pm: adult pictionary. maudie’s. free. >>

10pm: all seeing eyes w/ mr. phylzzz. the comet. free. >>