2:45pm: epl kickoff – arsenal v leicester! the epl season kicks off this friday (friday?!) so head on down to rh for a beer with all of us. we’ll have the shirt mockup and start taking orders for that as well. this seasons pack will include the shirt, card, buttons, stickers, and discounts for $25 or $30 with shipping. rhinehaus. free. >>

5pm: pizza and postcards! join us for pizza and postcards at fireside in walnut hills on friday, august 11th! this campaign is about building a brighter future for the city of cincinnati, but we need your help to get there. writing postcards is a great way to get involved and show your fellow cincinnatians why you support greg for city council. bring your friends and family, and we will see you friday! fireside pizza walnut hills. free. >>

5pm: new belgium fat tire friday happy hour! join new belgium brewing at igby’s this friday, august 11th, for a new belgium happy hour featuring a new release of their fat tire belgian white ale! igby’s. free. >>

5pm: cincy blues fest! cincy blues fest. $20-$45. >>

6pm: cats rye session ipa taproom release! christian moerlein brewing co. teamed up with athens, oh bar, cats eye saloon for july’s ohio brew week to create cats rye session ipa. after a huge success in athens, we’re bringing the beer back home and releasing it in the taproom just for you. come meet john ellis of cats eye saloon and talk to our brewmaster eric about this fun collaboration. christian moerlein brewing co. free. >>

6pm: jamwave single release w/ infinity spree & carnival giant! jamwave seeks to ingnite your dance moves and energize your spirit! playing upbeat reggae-rock, the band intends to keep you dancing and humming along to catchy riffs and melodies. whatever your mood, jamwave will keep you moving and grooving! urban artifact $5. >>

7pm: east walnut hills movie night! bring your blankets & camping chairs and watch a movie with us! the east walnut hills assembly will be showing “the lego batman movie” in the woodburn parking lot on friday, august 11th! no charge for admission–just bring your friends and family, some camping chairs or a good blanket, and get cozy! woodburn parking lot free. >>

7pm: b-sides, chasing autumn, & ohio weather! the underground free. >>

7pm: it it and j burroughs and the kno nothings! hey, it it (from pittsburgh) is gonna be in cincinnati this friday playing with j burroughs and the kno nothings. you should check it out if you’re gonna be around. the comet free. >>

7pm: kings of leon live in cincinnati, oh – aug 11! riverbend music center $26-$197. >>

7pm: delta rae! free show featuring delta rae with liz longley and nicholas & the pessimistics! fountain square free. >>

7pm: love street! washington park’s free r&b series, friday flow, returns this summer with another exciting lineup! grab a drink and join us on the civic lawn. washington park free. >>

7pm: da show! hey everyone, we’ll be playing with the b-sides and ohio weather. door entry is $10 but we have presale tickets for $8 so if you’re looking to save a couple bucks let us know! see you there! the underground $10. >>

7:30pm: kyla mainous! listermann brewing company $10. >>

8pm: official ficial stern army star wars launch party tournament cincinnati! the official stern army launch party for the new star wars pinball for cincinnati is on august 11th at arcade legacy : bar edition! arcade legacy : bar edition $5. >>

9pm: pretty girls like trap music! welcome to the trap where all the pretty girls dwell! we will have the hottest ladies in the city and the livest music! join us at prvlgd friday august 11th from 9-2:30pm! this is an event you won’t wanna miss come ready to dance and have a good time! prvlgd $10. >>

9pm: the harlequins w/ a drug called tradition (atl) & son of dribble! our pals from atlanta ‘a drug called tradition’ touring through with son of dribble (columbus)!!! let’s welcome them and show ’em a grand ole time! harlequins will be closing the night out! motr free. >>

9pm: comprador | marr 8-11! the hub otr free. >>

9pm: music at the lodge / jody & sammy stapleton! the brothers combine folk, gospel and elements of country into a harmony of modern sounds that cascade against a midwestern sunset. overlook lodge: a rustic watering hole free. >>

9pm: silent disco! queen city radio is hosting it’s very first silent disco with headphone dance party! grab your dancin’ shoes, a pair of our headphones and boogie down to whichever music station you choose. don’t worry, we’ve got plenty of dancing room for all your wild moves and your wild friends… queen city radio free. >>

10pm: eddie tigner’s birthday celebration with uncle sugar! northside tavern $?. >>

10pm: friday at memorial hall! an unemployed young man avoids his father and a bully while helping his best friend repay a debt to a drug dealer. memorial hall otr $6. >>

10pm: mara moon / sonny b. gould / jims! come have a few drinks and listen to some free live music at rake’s end in cincinnati. rake’s end $6. >>



9am: washington park workout! cardio and strength in the park! don’t forget your friends and some water! washington park free. >>

10am: people’s pantry cincy q&a! interested in starting a mini food pantry in your neighborhood or want to know more about our pantry project? join us for an informal info session. please bring non-perishable food or hygiene products to help stockk our pantries! people’s liberty free. >>

10am: team fiona #3 and team bifi release! we have teamed up again with the cincinnati zoo & botanical garden in making a new england style ipa called team fiona! this time around we have added a fruited version called team bifi! (bibi and fiona’s names combined) listermann brewing company $14-$17 4 packs >>

10am: cincinnati curated clothing swap! cladwell and lane & kate present the cincinnati curated women’s clothing swap. no purchase necessary! just bring in around 10 or 15 quality items that still have some life to them, and walk out with no more than you brought in. bring in 5 items, leave with 5 items. bring 13 items, leave with 13 items, or 10 items, or 2 items. don’t have anything to swap? take something anyway. lane & kate free >>

11:30am: revel party brunch! revel is defined as, “lively and noisy enjoyment, especially with drinking and dancing.” revel otr urban winery free >>

12pm: pure barre pop up at the running spot! join us for a free pop up class at the running spot in o’bryonville on saturday august 12th, 12pm! receive a discount off a purchase at the running spot and get ready for fall training, races and back to school! bring a yoga mat and a friend!! reserve your spot by emailing cincinnati@purebarre.com. cincinnati free >>

1pm: saturday night snacks – smoke’n dudes bbq! west side brewing free >>

1pm: deep space dance party! bring your family and learn some new dance moves in our psychedelic deep space installation led by the creative group pones. pones inc. provides artistic opportunities for community growth by creating engaging new ways for audiences to experience dance. contemporary arts center free >>

2pm: rhinegeist astro dwarf! join us for a special tapping of rhinegeist/pipeworks brewing company astro dwarf – this is astro dwarf and it is a hazy ipa collaboration with pipeworks brewing in chicago, il. this beer is brewed with galaxy, mosaic & hallertau blanc hops, and the beer will be packaged in 12oz cans. look for astro dwarf to hit 6%-abv and 60 ibu! lucky turtle free >>

2pm: experimental gallery concert: knee play in jane benson! experimental gallery concert: knee play in jane benson halved instruments and music draw people together in jane benson’s exhibition half truths. join local musicians knee play for an in-gallery performance as they showcase their own compositions that marry technology and music inspired by the art of benson. contemporary arts center free >>

6pm: cincinnati memorial for chester! this event is to remember chester bennington and all he has done for us as fans, soldiers and admirers. we welcome you to join us in a gathering of love and share with us what he has meant to you. riverbend music center free >>

6pm: ghostbusters (1984) the video archive! join the real ohio ghostbusters, the columbus ghostbusters, and the circle city ghostbusters at the video archive for a screening of the original 1984 film. the video archive free >>

6pm: streetcar pub crawl! on saturday, august 12th we plan on holding a fundraiser to benefit autism speaks by selling wristbands for $5 blind pig $5 >>

7pm: third person omega! this is an all ages show – everyone is welcome. doors are scheduled to open at 7pm and the show is scheduled to begin at 8pm. bogart’s $13 >>

7pm: men of blues, roberto, & chaya jones! the underground free >>

7pm: american acoustic! taft theatre $30-$40 >>

7:30pm: harold! night with otrimprov at below zero cabaret!! improv is happening at the below zero cabaret, brought to you by otrimprov! we’re presenting one of improv’s tried and true formats, the harold! if you’ve never seen a harold!, you’re in for a wild ride! we take your suggestion and generate three different worlds, then take them to their extremes, while also playing some games in between! below zero lounge $5-$8 >>

8pm: future thieves with hello luna and talk mouth! urban artifact free >>

9pm: rim job (nola) / room 101 / spoiled milk / negative protei! northside yacht club free >>

9:30pm: the living deads, vampire weekend at bernies & slug salt! we bringing it to cinncinnati. vampire weekend at bernies & slug salt will be bringing it to. the hub otr free >>

10pm: us, today with hellnaw (athens, oh)! MOTR free >>

10pm: basement reggae dance party: celebration for ‘c’ edition! the comet free >>