Celebrate Halloween, NKY Style

Northern Kentucky can be a spooky place. With a long history and neighborhoods that date back to the Civil War, the region holds many tales of roaming ghosts and gruesome events that will send chills up your spine.   Here is a sampling of what awaits you here, as the weather grows colder, and the spirits come out to play. Links to all theContinue reading “Celebrate Halloween, NKY Style”

Boozy Milkshakes in Bellevue

We finally made it to Nomad after seeing so many mouth-watering social posts!  A product of pandemic-times, its opening may have seemed like a sleeper, but Nomad should be at the top of your list for picture-worthy boozy milkshakes! A great place to gather with friends Located at 225 Fairfield Avenue, the outdoor patio space is cute, comfy,Continue reading “Boozy Milkshakes in Bellevue”

A College Student’s Guide to How to “Be A Local” in Northern Kentucky

Friday, August 6, 2021 10:00 AM by Brooklynn DiPaolo Welcome to your very own “How To Be A Local in Northern Kentucky” starter kit. I would not be a true Northern Kentuckian/Cincinnatian if I didn’t start this off by talking about The Big Three. Okay, so no one actually calls it that. Although I have heardContinue reading “A College Student’s Guide to How to “Be A Local” in Northern Kentucky”

Celebrate Labor Day in NKY

By Jill Morenz First off, we’d like to offer our gratitude to all the workers out there—THANK YOU! Your efforts are always cause for celebration, especially on Labor Day. Northern Kentucky is cooking up a lot of fun for this weekend. We hope you can join us! Fireworks The tradition of Labor Day fireworks overContinue reading “Celebrate Labor Day in NKY”

Best Tacos in Covington, KY

You’ve seen our lists of best tacos in Newport and Florence, but when in Covington, the delicious taco options are endless!  Whether you’re at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center for an event, or just in town staying at one of the Covington hotels, you’ll want to include tacos for at least one meal. Agave & Rye Agave & RyeContinue reading “Best Tacos in Covington, KY”

Early Learning Fun in NKY

Stories, letters, nature & sensory play appeal to young kids  Northern Kentucky has a wealth of fun learning opportunities for young children. They love to spot letters and identify colors. They can be completely still as they squat down to observe a passing snail or spend hours running, jumping and climbing.  We’ve pulled together many of theContinue reading “Early Learning Fun in NKY”

Season 2 of Beyond the Curb: River City Living – Popular YouTube series showcases NKY homes

When COVID-19 prevented the Catalytic Fund from hosting their in-person Beyond the Curb tours, they instead produced a series of video home tours, featuring a variety of homes in NKY’s urban river cities. Season 2 of the series has kicked off with an episode about a 1920’s house on a ridge in Bellevue. The tenContinue reading “Season 2 of Beyond the Curb: River City Living – Popular YouTube series showcases NKY homes”

Remake Learning Days Festival Celebrates Hands-On Learning

On May 15-17, 2021, Greater Cincinnati will host the virtual Remake Learning Days festival to inspire families to spend time learning together.   Educators, artists, scientists and makers from across the region are sharing more than 100 lessons, activities and demonstrations, both on demand and as interactive sessions.   Remake Learning Days Across America, a celebration of learning innovation, is in its fifthContinue reading “Remake Learning Days Festival Celebrates Hands-On Learning”

Sunshine + Shopping in NKY

Outdoor markets are one of the best ways to indulge a love of shopping and nice weather. Northern Kentucky has a great selection of farmer’s markets, outdoor craft and art shows and sidewalk sales. Here’s a roundup of the ones coming up this month.  Covington Farmers Market  This year-round market takes place on Saturdays from 9:00-1:00. ThroughContinue reading “Sunshine + Shopping in NKY”

Top Eight Burgers in Bellevue & Ft. Thomas

If you’ve read our lists of the Top 10 Burgers in Covington and Top 12 Burgers in Newport and are expecting us to round out a few more Northern Kentucky cities, you’re in luck.  This time, it’s Bellevue and Ft. Thomas’ turn!  If you haven’t been to Bellevue or Ft. Thomas lately, you’re in for a treat.  Fairfield AvenueContinue reading “Top Eight Burgers in Bellevue & Ft. Thomas”