See beautiful baubles at the Cincinnati Art Museum, find what’s new in the auto world, catch a heartwarming children’s musical, enjoy the music of one of the greatest film composers, and don your onesie for a bar crawl this weekend.
Note: Winter weather is forecast for Thursday and Friday, so check online or call ahead to see if your event has been postponed or canceled before you head out.
At the same time society reckoned with cultural change in the 1960s and ’70s, jewelry artists were creating their own groundbreaking, wearable masterpieces. Read more about the fine jewelry on display from Kim Klosterman’s private collection and see these groovy baubles before they’re gone.
Feb 3–6, Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Dr., Mt. Adams
This downtown expo hosts interactive exhibits and the chance to see what’s new in the world of automobiles. Check out Dream Machine Boulevard, featuring new models from top brands, the Safe Travel Family Zone (show admission is free for kids 12 and under), the Subaru Pet Park and Chevrolet Test Drive.
Feb 3–6, Duke Energy Convention Center, 525 Elm St., downtown
A precocious and telepathically gifted young girl stands up to her school’s evil headmaster and finds a special bond with her teacher in this children’s musical at the Taft Theatre. Find tickets and showtimes for this Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati production here.
Feb 3–14, Taft Theatre, 317 E. Fifth St., downtown
The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra celebrates the legendary film composer’s birthday with three weekend performances of his most beloved scores, including Star Wars, Jurassic Park, E.T., Jaws, Superman, and others.
Feb 4–6, Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine
This unique Over-the-Rhine bar crawl makes stops at Below Zero Lounge, Revel, Pins, The Drinkery, Mr. Pitiful’s, and more this Saturday. Your ticket gets two complimentary shots on the crawl, a raffle for cash and future crawl tickets, discounted drink specials, live DJs, a scavenger hunt, and access to the registration party and after party.
Feb 5, 4–11 pm, multiple locations in Over-the-Rhine