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Come hungry to downtown Cincinnati this weekend. The city's annual Taste of Cincinnati will give you more than 250 food choices to pick from! (Photo via Facebook/Taste of Cincinnati) Come hungry to downtown Cincinnati this weekend. The city's annual Taste of Cincinnati will give you more than 250 food choices to pick from! (Photo via Facebook/Taste of Cincinnati)
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Find out what's on tap this Memorial Day weekend around Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky and make a plan.

Cincinnati Reds

Cheer on the redlegs as they face St. Louis Cardinals this weekend at Great American Ball Park. Fans will enjoy Fireworks Friday, Military Appreciation Day and Reds Bag Saturday and then Reach Magazine Family Day and the Kids Team Baseball Card Set on Sunday.

Details: 7:10 p.m. Friday, 7:15 p.m. Saturday, 8:05 p.m. Sunday. Great American Ball Park, 100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Downtown. $5-$230. www.reds.com.

Danity Kane

Do, do you, got a first aid kit handy? Girl group Danity Kane brings their comeback No Filter tour to Cincinnati with songs like "Show Stopper," "Damaged" and new song "Lemonade."

Details: 7:30 p.m. Friday. Bogarts, 2621 Vine St., Corryville. $27.50. www.bogarts.com.

Mud, Guts and Glory Extreme Mud Obstacle Challenge

A 5 mile mud run with a series of man-made obstacles, hills, ravines and creek beds. Challenge is suited for all fitness levels. Proceeds support charitable Outdoor Adventure Camp programs throughout Ohio.

Details: 8 a.m. Saturday.  King's Domain Conference Center, 5778 Ohio 350, Oregonia. $69-$99. Register at www.mudgutsandglory.com.

Washington Park Weekend Workout

Take a free Insanity class with Carrie Clouse. All skill-levels are welcome and no experience needed.

Details: 9-10 a.m. Saturday. Washington Park, 1230 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine. www.washingtonpark.org.

RGI River Run

The 18th annual 5K run/walk takes participants across the bridges to Newport, Covington and downtown Cincinnati. Event benefits Kicks for Kids and includes music, unique awards, door prizes and after party at Arnie's on the Levee.

Details: 9:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Saturday. Purple People Bridge, Newport on the Levee. $16, $10 ages 7-17, free for ages 6 and under. www.kicksforkids.org.

Treasures in Black and White: Historic Photographs of Cincinnati

Browse through historical photography of Cincinnati's neighborhoods, architecture and people from the Civil War to the 1960s at the Cincinnati History Museum. 

Details: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Cincinnati Museum Center, 1301 Western Ave., Queensgate. Single Museum Pass: $10.50 adults, $9.50 seniors, $8.50 ages 3-12, $5.50 ages 1-2, Free for members and kids under 1. www.cincymuseum.org.

Taste of Cincinnati USA

Cincinnati's annual Memorial Day weekend food festival is back for its 36th year. As the largest one yet, attendees will have more than 250 food choices to pick from. Event features approximately 60 area restaurants and more than 70 entertainment acts.

Details: 11 a.m.-midnight Saturday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday, Downtown. Fifth Street, from Vine to Broadway. Free. www.tasteofcincinnati.com.

Family Festival: CAC Dance Party Art

Create musical instruments, decorate party hats and strike a pose for some Keith Haring-inspired collages. Special interactive hip-hop performance from Elementz Urban Art Center at 2 p.m.

Details: 1-4 p.m. Saturday. Contemporary Arts Center, 44 E. Sixth St., Downtown. $7.50 adults, $4.40 educators, seniors and students. Free for CAC members, kids ages 5 and under. www.contemporaryartscenter.org.

The Beach waterpark

The waterpark officially opens for the season with a brand new zip line and tons of relaxing cabanas.

Details: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday. The Beach Waterpark, 2590 Waterpark Dr., Mason. $28.99, $22.99 military members, $19.99 seniors and children. Discounted tickets at www.thebeachwaterpark.com.

Coney Island

Enjoy Sunlite Pool and all the classic rides open for the 2014 season, as well as the new thrill ride Wipe Out.

Details: 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Coney Island, 6201 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. $13.95, $4.95 ages 2-4 for Sunlite Pool and waterslides. $12.95, $6.95 ages 2-4 for classic rides. Discounted "Print@Home" tickets available at www.coneyislandpark.com.

Local Fest: A Celebration of Local Food, Local Art and Local Music

A festival-inspired day with artwork by local artisans, bites and light fare from organic and  local food vendors, music from local bluegrass band Comet Bluegrass All-Stars and beer from Mad Tree Brewing Company.

Details: noon-5 p.m., Saturday. Grailville Retreat and Program Center, 932 O'Bannonville Road, Loveland. www.grailville.org.

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