Coney Island
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
May
  12 - 14Appalachian Festival
Join us for the annual Appalachian Festival, which is sponsored by the Appalachian Community Development Association. Visitors can enjoy hundreds of "down-home" crafts, non-stop music (performances and workshops) and storytelling, traditional dances and lots of food. Craftsmen will be demonstrating their techniques and selling their wares.
  14Mother's Day Brunch in Moonlite Gardens
Treat your mom this Mother’s Day and enjoy a delectable breakfast buffet in Moonlite Gardens at Coney Island. After breakfast, take a walk through the Appalachian Festival along the Ohio River and experience the Appalachian history and culture. Make this Mother’s Day a day to remember for your mom and the whole family. Ticket includes breakfast for one and admission to the Appalachian Festival.
  20Lauren Hill's Cruise for Cure
Coney Island will be hosting Lauren Hill’s Cruise for Cure on Saturday May 20th. The charity event will benefit Lauren’s Fight for Cure, an organization working to find a cure for a rare childhood cancer called diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG). Come out and admire classic cars and motorcycles and ride Coney’s Classic Rides all while supporting an important cause. There will be music, food for purchase, giveaways and more. Parking is $5.00 and an unlimited Classic Rides ticket is $7.00. The event begins at 12:00pm and the rides will open at 1:00pm.

Want to enter your classic car in the show? Car registration will be from 9:00am-12:00pm ($20.00 entry fee) on the day of the event.
  20 - 21Season Pass Preview Weekend
2017 Season Passholders are invited to an exclusive preview of the NEW Sunlite Water Adventure on May 20th & 21st from 1:00pm-6:00pm. Passholders will be able to enjoy all of the great new features of 2017 plus there will be a DJ, prizes, food, drinks and more! The Classic Rides will also be available for passholders to enjoy this weekend. PLUS, bring a friend with them for only $7.00!
  21Austim Speaks Walk
Coney Island will be hosting the Austism Speaks Walk for the Cincinnati area on Sunday, May 21st. Our strength as a community is powered by love and built on the commitment of individuals like you. Start a team, join a team or come on your own. Walk and fundraise together to enhance the lives of people living with autism.   more info
  27Opening Day for the 2017 Season
Bring the family on down to Coney Island, as we kick off the start to a great season!

June
  2 - 4Summerfair
Each year the weekend after Memorial Day Summerfair returns to Coney Island. This, the 50th year, the Fair will be held June 2-4 and will feature more than 300 fine artists and craftspeople from around the country as well as regional performers and a variety of gourmet arts and the “Youth Arts Rocks!” area for kids.
  10 - 18Dive Into Summer
Come kick off the 2017 season with us and get ready to “Dive into Summer”. Brown Entertainment’s High Dive Show will be at Coney Island from June 10-18th. 9 days of fun, entertaining dive performances with 3 shows each day. This cast of diving pirates bring the story to life with their spectacular tricks, jumps and dives.

July
  3LaRosa's Balloon Glow
The Annual LaRosa's Balloon Glow is a great event to bring the whole family to. Event features, live music, family entertainment and the full park will be open to the public. Later, the evening sky will illuminate as hot air balloons of every color "glow" for all to see. The grand finale is a spectacular firework display form Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks over the banks of Lake Como.

August
  13Cincinnati Parent's Kids Fest
Enjoy a plethora of kid-centric vendors in our Moonlite Pavilion for a fun-filled day of learning and connecting.

September
  23Fire Up the Night
You will be amazed as teams from around the world compete for best firework display, followed by a stunning finale by Rozzi's Famous Fireworks. Join us for this spectacular display of sound, color and music, along with an evening of family fun like no other.

October
  7 - 22Fall-O-Ween
There is no place like Fall-O-Ween to take in the tastes, sights and aromas of the fall season! Complete with stunning displays, interactive events for kids, Coney's Classic Rides, and musical entertainment, its sure to be an experience for the whole family.

*Event will take place first three weekends of October.