A Weekend in Clifton
Clifton Gaslight District, Telford Street at Ludlow Avenue, Cincinnati
Streetfest, an art fair where artists reproduce famous works of art in handmade chalk on the street, and Cliftonfest, a street festival with music, food, crafts and beer. Friday 7-11 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
More info: www.cliftoncommunity.org
MidPoint Music Festival 2012
Downtown and the Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati
MidPoint Music Festival is a music festival dedicated to embracing emerging and local artists. Musical acts will be hosted on multiple stages and venues within a walkable area of Cincinnati.
Price: Varies per stage, show or venue
More info: www.mpmf.com
Public Library Presents: Railroads in Civil War Cincinnati
Sept. 29, 2 p.m.
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, 800 Vine St., Cincinnati
Larry Southwick of the Cincinnati Civil War Round Table will discuss a vital infrastructure element of the Civil War: the railroad system. He will address the strategic importance of the Cincinnati railroad hub and provide insights on how it operated.
More info: www.programs.cincinnatilibrary.org
Ani Difranco at the Madison Theater
Sept. 28, 9 p.m.
Madison Theater, 730 Madison Ave., Covington, Ky.
Folk-rock singer/songwriter Ani Difranco will perform acts from her newest CD as well as old favorites. Opening band is Pearl and the Beard.
More info: www.madisontheateronline.com