The nation’s longest-running culinary arts festival returns this weekend with the Taste of Cincinnati. Join 500,000 others for the 36th edition of this Cincinnati street festival and sample dishes from more than 40 local restaurants. There will be 70 live music performances on four stages throughout the weekend. Back for the second year is the Taste Experience, where culinary enthusiasts can sample selected menu items from the area’s finest restaurants daily in the P&G gardens. Download the Taste app to plan your visit. See feature story on page 33.
11 a.m.- midnight Saturday and Sunday; 11 a.m.- 9 p.m. Monday. Free. Fifth Street between Race and Broadway streets. tasteofcincinnati.com.