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”

Covington Night Bazaar Returns- With Covington’s First Entertainment District

If you live in or have visited Covington, Ky. the past few years, you might remember the Night Bazaar—an evening arts and crafts festival with entertainment and food and drink. Night Bazaar Extends to Four Months We’re excited to announce the 2021 return of the Covington Night Bazaar! Local non-profit Renaissance Covington is bringing itContinue reading “Covington Night Bazaar Returns- With Covington’s First Entertainment District”

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”

5 Best Tacos in Newport, Ky

Newport, Ky., is bursting with delicious options for one of our favorite food groups: tacos.  Some are obvious, some more of a hidden gem.  Keep reading to create your personal must-try list or rekindle your love of old faves. La Mexicana Restaurante Cantina & Tienda One of the most authentic Mexican restaurants you’ll find inContinue reading “5 Best Tacos in Newport, Ky”

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”