Monday, September 15, 2014

Fall Festivals and Halloween Things To Do in Butler County, Ohio

Get your thrills and a family-fun Halloween in Butler County, Ohio with some of these great attractions and events!

September 19-28 (Fri-Sun) | October 1-November 2 (Wed-Sun)
West Chester

·       September 20-21: Butler County Antique Machinery Event
·       September 27-28: German Fest
·       October 4-5: Fireman’s Weekend
·       October 11-12: Helicopter Rides
·       October 18-19: Cowboy Weekend
·       October 25-26: Saturday Pie Bake-Off
Barn-n-Bunk Farm Market – Trenton

September 27-November 2
EnterTRAINment Junction – West Chester
October 3-5
Downtown Hamilton

October 4
Liberty Park – Liberty Township

October 5
Oxford Community Park

October 5-November 1

October 11
Downtown City of Middletown

October 11
Keehner Park – West Chester

October 25
Sorg Opera House – Middletown

October 30
Midwest Cheer Elite, Inc – West Chester

Monday, August 4, 2014

End of the Summer Fun

Squeeze the most out of the last month of summer with outdoor and indoor fun as well as activities so the adults can have fun!

Entertaining outdoor attractions:
·       Fairfield Fun Center – Mini golf and batting cages await you at the Fairfield Fun Center.
·       Fort Liberty Playland (Hamilton) – Enjoy this 7.5 acre park with a playground and large grassy area to run around.
·       Hueston Woods State Park (Oxford) – Camping is the perfect way to close up the summer and Hueston Woods has everything you need!
·       Wake Nation (Fairfield) – Wakeboard, wakeskate, water ski and kneeboard without a boat at the only cable wake park in the region.

Indoor fun in The BC:
·       Fitton Center for Creative Arts (Hamilton) – Check out one of the amazing galleries, luncheon lectures, a performing arts show and much more!
·       Goggin Ice Center (Oxford) – Grab your ice skates and visit Goggin during one of their public skating sessions.
·       Monster Golf (West Chester) – Mini golf with a twist, glow-in-the-dark and with a monster décor!
·       The WEB Extreme Entertainment (West Chester) – Choose from Laser Web, Inside Track go-karting, Jurassic Par mini-golf or Hang Ten miniature bowling for your fun!

Activities for adults to let loose:
·       BlastZone Paintball (Middletown) – Have a friendly competition on the paintball field at BlastZone.
·       Hanover Winery (Hamilton) – Enjoy the serene setting at Hanover Winery while tasting a variety of wines.
·       Start Skydiving (Middletown) – Go for extreme fun by skydiving in Middletown.
·       Wise Owl Wine Bar (West Chester) – The outdoor seating at The Wise Owl is the perfect way to unwind with a glass of wine and tapas.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Get Groovin’ in The BC

Warm weather and sun shine, the perfect combination to take advantage of the concert series’ throughout Butler County. Whether you’re looking for jazz, pop or blues, The BC has a concert for you to kick back and enjoy the tunes.

Every Thursday until August 28
·       7/3: SWAGG  
·       7/10: Stays in Vegas
·       7/17: Midnight Special
·       7/24: Color Blind
·       7/31: Lt. Dan's New Legs
·       8/7: My Sister Sarah
·       8/14: Zack Attack
·       8/21: Fast Forward Band
·       8/28: Naked Karate Girls

Broad Street Bash – Middletown
Every other Wednesday until August 27
·       7/9: The Eric Jerardi Band with Rock Candy
·       7/23: Perspective with Carnival of Chaos and Josh Mack
·       8/6: The Gary Jeffries Band with The X-Toads
·       8/20: The Beaumonts with Adrienne Rose Music
·       8/27: Burning Iris with Vinyl Junkies and Will Fluke

Every Thursday until August 28
·       7/10: Buffalo Wabs & the Price Hill Hustle
·       7/17: After Midnight
·       7/24: Robin Lacy & DeZydeco 
·       7/31: Zack Attack
·       8/7: Kick N Flava
·       8/14: The Klaberheads
·       8/21: Sentimiento Bachata Show Band
·       8/28: BlueStone Ivory 
Every other Wednesday until August 27
·       7/16
·       7/30
·       8/13
·       8/27
Every Thursday until August 28
·       7/3: Smokestack Lightning
·       7/10: Lisa Biales and The Belle of the Blues Band
·       7/17: Stagger Lee Band
·       7/24: The Galactic Cowboy Orchestra
·       7/31: My Girl Friday
·       8/7: David Gerald Band
·       8/14: The SunBurners
·       8/21: John Kogge and the Lonesome Strangers
·       8/28: Saffire Express

RiversEDGE Concert Series – Hamilton
·       7/10: Freekbass
·       7/11: The Roasters  
·       8/14: Okeanas/The Delta Saints
·       9/20: The Sweet Beats Concert
·       9/25: Seven Bridges Road Concert
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy free, impromptu music from members of the Pioneer Church. Get involved and bring your own instrument to play!
Second Sunday in July and August
·       7/13
·       8/10

Swingin’ on the Green – Fairfield
Third Monday in July and August
·       7/21: The Ft. Hamilton Jazz Band (Featured vendor: Hot Head Burrito)
·       8/18: The After Hours Band (Featured vendor: Captain D's)