The first weekend in October brings with it the 21st annual Cincinnati Donauschwaben Society Oktoberfest -- a weekend that offers up cultural celebration and high fives to heritage.
The festival features food, fun, live German bands and activities for the entire family, including the kid-friendly Kinderplatz area with face painting, games and other activities.
With established bragging rights as the only “Oktoberfest in Cincinnati to be actually held in October,” this three-day gathering offers its warmest willkommen to you and yours.
6 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Friday; 1 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday. $3. Donauschwaben Park, 4290 Dry Ridge Road, Colerain, cincydonau.com .