Memorial Day weekend is here – which means it’s time to say “hello” to summer! There are lots of was to enjoy this beginning-of-summer holiday – all outside and all sure to be a blast!
Here are 7 Ways to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend in Cincinnati:
Military Appreciation Days at Kings Island
Kings Island will pay tribute to members of the military by offering free admission on military appreciation days during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Military who qualify for the free admission ticket include active military, retired military, National Guard, veterans with honorable or medical discharge and Reserve Officers’ Training Corps with government issued ID. A valid military ID must be presented. Qualifying military personnel can also purchase discount tickets at a special price of $34/ticket for up to six family members at the park.
Coney Island Opening Day
Looking for some FUN in the sun on Memorial Day Weekend? Join Coney for a weekend full of laughs, smiles cannonballs and more! And be sure to catch a ride on The Wheel, a 155-foot ferris wheel that will be at Coney through July 8!
The Beach Waterpark Opening Day
The Beach Waterpark opens for the 2018 Waterpark Season on May 26th, 2018. Situated on just over 35 acres, The Beach Waterpark offers a lush tropical get-a-away that is close to home and features 22 waterslides, the Soaring Eagle Zip Line, 1,200 foot long lazy river and entertainment attractions for adults and kids and of all ages.In addition to waterslides, The Beach Waterpark features a heated wave pool, interactive kids play area, 2,600 tons of beautiful white sand and over 150 live palm trees!
Family Fun Weekend at Blooms & Berries
May 26 and 27
May 26 and 27, bring the family out for Family Fun Weekend at Blooms & Berries: visit with the animals, make music in the brand-new sound garden, participate in the Family Scavenger Hunt and have the kids play to their hearts’ content at the farm playground. Blooms & Berries’s famous hayrides, a Fall on the Farm favorite, will be running all weekend long, too! Tickets for Family Fun Weekend are $5/person and free for kids under 2. In honor of Memorial Day, all veterans and active military receive FREE admission and ice cream at this event. There are a limited number of tickets available, so buy online today before tickets sell out!
Taste of Cincinnati
May 26-28 in Downtown Cincinnati
The only way to celebrate Memorial Day in Cincy, Taste of Cincinnati is held every Memorial Day weekend and is now the nation’s longest running culinary arts festival! Taste of Cincinnati features more than 40 fine restaurants serving up delicious and delectable menu items.
Memorial Day Celebration at Winton Woods
May 27 from 2-4 pm at Winton Woods/Harbor
This festive open house features activities sure to please all outdoor lovers. We’ll showcase native Ohio animal and discover a few unique surprises of the live animal variety. Come celebrate the beginning of summer.
Memorial Day at Krohn Conservatory
Celebrate Memorial Day with the butterflies! All active military and veterans receive free admission on May 28.