Nov. 23 thru Dec. 31, 2017
Visit the best and most family-friendly-priced holiday attraction in SW Ohio! A drive thru fantasy light display with large displays of toys, animals, flying reindeer, the 12 days of Christmas and many more. Visit Santa Fridays and Saturdays thru Dec.23. Entrance is by donation — you set the price!
Address: Smith Park, 500 Tytus Ave. Middletown OH 45042
December 15 Snowman Swim 6:30pm – 8:00pm.
Join us for our Snowman Swim! This fun event includes open family swim, holiday themed crafts and activities, snacks, and more! The cost is $5/person, no more than $15/family. December 31 New Year’s Eve Bash! 1:00pm – 3:00pm Come ring in the New Year with a fun family activity before the clock strikes twelve! Bubbles and friends invite you to join our NYE Family Night Out. This event features swimming, a balloon drop, snacks, and a fun craft. Tickets are $10/person and you must sign up in advance. Limit 100 swimmers.
Address: 7058 Ridgetop Drive, West Chester Township, 45069
Phone: (513) 857-1700
The beloved TV classic RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season. Come see all of your favorite characters from the special including Santa and Mrs. Claus, Hermey the Elf, the Abominable Snow Monster, Clarice, Yukon Cornelius and, of course, Rudolph, as they come to life in RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL. It’s an adventure that teaches us that what makes you different can be what makes you special. Don’t miss this wonderful holiday tradition that speaks to the misfit in all of us.
Address: 420 Throckmorton St. Suite 200 ti,45202
Phone: (817) 502-1186
Through Jan. 1, 2018
This family event features a 2-mile car ride through Christmas displays and light shows consisting of over a million LED lights, driven by more than ten thousand computer channels. From the warmth of your own car, you can sing along to the sounds of the season synchronized to each holiday display. The show will begin nightly at dusk and run through 10 p.m. Open every night, including holidays!
Address: 6201 Kellogg Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45230
Phone: (513) 232-8230
Saturday, December 2nd & Saturday, December 9th at 6:30 pm Each Saturday
Santa rappels down the Huntington Center at 525 Vine St., to the Macy’s rooftop to kick off a spectacular fireworks display. This 20-minute family-friendly program also features performances from local choirs. Then, come inside to Macy’s Fountain Place to warm-up with holiday fun. FREE!
Address: Fountain Square
Now through Jan. 2, 2018
Holiday Junction featuring Brickopolis will include a blizzard of bricks crafted into custom LEGO creations. From floor to ceiling, 1,800 square feet of LEGO landscapes will feature motorized trains, whimsical scenes with local flavor and a merry amount of surprises tucked into every pip of their environment. In addition, train displays, the kid-sized train and the arrival of Santa on Nov. 24th make this event a must for Cincinnati families.
Address: 1301 Western Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45203
Phone: (513) 287-7000
Saturday, December 16th
Celebrate the return of Nutcracker Luncheon to Music Hall. Enjoy a scrumptious kid-friendly lunch and holiday photo opportunities with your favorite Nutcracker characters! There will be plenty of activities and fun for the entire family.
Address: Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St, Cincinnati 45202
Phone: (513) 744-3344
Beginning Tues. Dec. 5
The Cincinnati Art Museum invites you and your family to participate in special holiday art-making activities during museum hours. FREE activities include holiday card making, wrapping paper, gift bag embellishment and holiday decoration/ornament crafts.
Address: 953 Eden Park Dr, Cincinnati 45202
Phone: (513) 721-2787