Sometimes being family doesn’t mean you have to share the same last name; the 24th annual Midwest Black Family Reunion celebrates shared cultural traditions, historic strengths and long-standing values among the African-American community. Enjoy Gospel and R&B performances, guest speakers, a parade, targeted job fair, children’s activities and ethnic food vendors. Free. Through Saturday Aug. 18. Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove, Downtown. midwestbfrc.com, 513-742-9378.