Coney Island
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
May
  6 - 8Appalachian Festival
The 47th Annual Appalachian Festival is sponsored by the Appalachian Community Development Association. Visitors can enjoy hundreds of down-home crafts, non-stop music on four stages, storytelling performances, traditional dance performances, and lots of food! Traditional craftsmen will be demonstrating their techniques and selling their wares. The living history village features "live" campers dressed in 1840's clothing who'll be demonstrating Appalachian mountain life 150+ years ago.   more info
  14Walk Now for Autism Speaks
Walk Now for Autism Speaks is an inspirational and impactful opportunity to raise money and awareness to help change the future for all those who struggle with autism. Participating in Walk Now for Autism Speaks empowers you to make a difference and provides you with an opportunity to honor someone with autism.   more info
  21Typhoon Tower Preview Party Benefiting the Ronald McDonald House
Be one of the first people to experience new Typhoon Tower! Join us Saturday, May 21 from Noon-4pm for a preview party. Typhoon Tower, Sunlite Pool, waterslides, food stands and gift shops will be open to the public. Entry is only $5/person (including passholders), which will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House. Free parking. Age 2 & under are free.   more info
  22Lauren Hill's Cruise for the Cure Benefit
Live Bands - Mascot Mingle - Car Show - Motorcycle Show from Noon-6 p.m. Event is hosted by Cincy Custom Street Machines.

Lauren was a 19-year-old Mount St. Joseph University student and basketball player who was battling a rare and inoperable form of brain cancer. She was diagnosed with DIPG (brain cancer) in November 2013 at the age of 18. Showing her immense courage, Lauren continued to play basketball during her six weeks of radiation and chemotherapy.   more info
  28Cincinnati Warbirds WWII Swing Dance and USO Show to Honor Veterans
Featuring Tom Daugherty Orchestra's "Swing Canteen" recreating Glenn Miller's Army Air Corps Band and Swing Dancers from Cincyswing.com. Click the "more info" link for event full details.   more info
  28Coney Island Opening Day
Coney Island opens for our 130th season of summer fun! In celebration of Memorial Day weekend, military personnel get a FREE Pool & Rides Combo Ticket!   more info
  31John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.

June
  3 - 5Summerfair
Summerfair is Cincinnati's premier festival of fine arts and crafts. The fair will feature more than 300 fine artists and craftspeople from around the country as well as regional performers, a variety of gourmet arts, and the Youth Arts Rocks! area for kids.   more info
  7John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  10Moonlite Garden Party/Dance with Bluestone Ivory
For over twenty years, these Friday-night dances have become a summer tradition in Cincinnati! Dance under the stars to fantastic live music from some of the area’s best bands while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets. Age 21 & up, please.   more info
  14John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  19Rusty Races
Coney Island and The Rusty Griswolds, uber-popular party band and founders of the Rusty Ball, are joining together to present a one-of-a-kind running event to benefit local charities.   more info
  19CinciDaddy Father's Day Celebration
We've taken many of the things Dads love - Bacon, Burgers, Brews, and Bands - to create the biggest Father's Day Celebration in Cincinnati! The day kicks off with The Rusty Races, then enjoy live music from The Rusty Griswolds, Naked Karate Girls and more! We'll have 10-15 food trucks, beer, a Bloody Mary bar, Touch-A-Truck and contests.   more info
  20 - 24Camp Coney
Coney Island is pleased to offer Camp Coney, a day camp program that offers a unique approach to summer "edu-tainment" by providing fun, entertaining sessions filled with valuable learning opportunities!

Space is limited and filled on a first-come/first-serve basis. Register early to ensure your child’s placement at Camp Coney.   more info
  21John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  24Moonlite Garden Party/Dance with The Company
For over twenty years, these Friday-night dances have become a summer tradition in Cincinnati! Dance under the stars to fantastic live music from some of the area’s best bands while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets. Age 21 & up, please.   more info
  28John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.

July
  317th Annual LaRosa's Balloon Glow
Coney Island comes alive on Sunday, July 3rd! Live music, family entertainment and Classic Rides make for a fun-filled evening. Later, the evening sky illuminates when hot air balloons of every color glow for all to see. The grand finale for the event is a spectacular Rozzi Fireworks display over the banks of Lake Como.   more info
  5John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  8Moonlite Garden Party/Dance with Cold Smoke
For over twenty years, these Friday-night dances have become a summer tradition in Cincinnati! Dance under the stars to fantastic live music from some of the area’s best bands while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets. Age 21 & up, please.   more info
  12John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  19John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  22Moonlite Garden Party/Dance with Laika
For over twenty years, these Friday-night dances have become a summer tradition in Cincinnati! Dance under the stars to fantastic live music from some of the area’s best bands while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets. Age 21 & up, please.   more info
  26John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  28Glenn Miller Orchestra
The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra, led by Nick Hilscher, is the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements. They will perform in Moonlite Pavilion from 7:00-9:00 on Tuesday, July 21st.   more info

August
  2John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  5Moonlite Garden Party/Dance with Cincy Rockers
For over twenty years, these Friday-night dances have become a summer tradition in Cincinnati! Dance under the stars to fantastic live music from some of the area’s best bands while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets. Age 21 & up, please.   more info
  16John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  19John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  23John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.
  30John Morrell 2-for-1 Tuesday at Sunlite Grill
Tasty John Morrell hot dogs are buy-one-get-one-FREE every Tuesday at Sunlite Grill! Offer cannot be combined with other discount offers.

September
  2Moonlite Garden Party/Dance with Bentwood Rockers
For over twenty years, these Friday-night dances have become a summer tradition in Cincinnati! Dance under the stars to fantastic live music from some of the area’s best bands while Mr. DJ, J.D. Hughes, spins tunes in between sets. Age 21 & up, please.   more info
  24Dr. Pepper Fire Up the Night International Fireworks Competition
See four fireworks shows in one night! You'll be amazed as teams from around the world compete for best fireworks display, followed by a stunning finale by Rozzi's! Plus, enjoy Coney's Classic Rides, live entertainment and Party IN Sunlite Pool! Join us for this spectacular display of sound, color and music along with an evening of family fun like no other!   more info

October
  8 - 23Fall-O-Ween Festival
All your fall favorites plus some Halloween fun make for one great family event! Enjoy Trick or Treat Trail for kids, Fright Lights musical light show, Coney's Classic Rides, musical entertainment, farmyard friends and more!   more info