Find out what's on tap this weekend around Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky and make a plan.
The country singer-songwriter returns to Cincinnati with Randy Houser, Leah Turner and Charlie Worsham.
Details: 7 p.m. Friday. Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. $25-$60.25 plus fees.www.riverbend.org.
PNC Summer Music Series: MidPoint Indie Summer
The 2014 Indie Summer Series lineup of local, regional and national artists, as part of the PNC Summer Music Series. Featuring Those Darlins, The Harlequins, The Frankl Project and Those Crosstown Rivals.
Sip four organic wines selected by sommelier Shannon Depenbrock of D.E.P.'s Fine Wines and sample appetizers. Tour the Observatory, view the rings of Saturn and raise a toast to the summer solstice. Must be 21 or older to attend.
First ever courtyard show at Over-the-Rhine's coffee shop gem with live music by WIDOWER (Seattle/LA) and Appaloosa (Cincinnati). Free beer and free cold brew by Deeper Roots Coffee. Donations support the musicians and continuation of courtyard shows.
America's first baseball team takes on the Toronto Blue Jays at home. Fans will enjoy Fireworks Friday, Ken Griffey Jr. 500th Home Run Bobblehead night on Saturday and Reach Magazine Family Days on Sunday.
Details: 7:10 p.m. Friday, 4:10 p.m. Saturday, 1:10 p.m. Sunday. Great American Ball Park, 100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Downtown. $5-$230. www.reds.com.
The 13th annual event includes a free Kids Expo Friday at Coney Island Park with more than 50 interactive exhibits and activities. Main event on Saturday with an 8.2 mile float trip, 11 mile amateur race and 14-mile pro race with finish line at Yeatman's Cove, in addition to Paddlefest Outdoor Expo and "Roots on the River" Music Festival with contests, music and food.
Details: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, 6:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. Coney Island Park, 6201 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. $39 8.2 mile trip for adults, $20 ages 4-14. Registration required. www.ohioriverpaddlefest.org.
Listermann Brewery Six Year Anniversary Party
A customer appreciation event celebrating six years. Draft line up of old favorites in the tasting room including Rummy and Deathy by Chickow. Dino's Gorilla Grill providing free food to 100 people with drink purchase and will sell burgers and dogs throughout the afternoon.
Details: 1 p.m., doors open at 10 a.m. Saturday. Listermann Brewing Company, 1621 Dana Ave., Evanston. Free admission. www.listermannbrewing.com.
Anderson Township Food Truck Rally
Anderson Township and the Anderson Foundation for Parks & Recreation unite foodies for an evening of grub, live music and activities for kids, all centered around ten food trucks.
The jazz trumpeter and multiple Grammy Award-winner returns to the stage with the Pops for one night only.
Details: 8 p.m. Saturday. Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. $25-$70 plus fees. www.riverbend.org.
In celebration of the John A. Roebling Bridge, the day-long celebration includes food from local restaurants, live music, art show and sale, historic bridge tours and activities for kids.
Details: 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday. Park Avenue and Court Street, Covington Ky. Free admission. www.roeblingbridge.org.
SelfDiploma Summer Concert Series Week Four: OCD: Moosh & Twist
The Queen City's live music event every Saturday night in the heart of downtown. Hip-hop Philadelphia duo OCD: Moosh & Twist are joined by Puck, Hafrican, Jayme Shaye, Eazy El Loco, A1 & Juice Jones and DJ iGrind on the P&G Music Stage.
Watch the U.S. Men's National Team play Portugal on the big screen in the heart of downtown. Event is hosted by Cincinnati Saints, Hoist and 3CDC with drinks, games and giveaways. Red, white and blue attire encouraged.
Details: 12-9 p.m. Sunday, game time at 6 p.m. Fountan Square, 520 Vine St., Downtown. Free admission. www.myfountainsquare.com.
Peter Frampton and the Doobie Brothers
Former Indian Hill resident Peter Frampton joins the Doobie Brothers at The Shoe as part of the 2014 season of outdoor concerts.
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