Rock the Nation World Tour with Kiss and Poison lands at Riverbend Music Center, 7 p.m. today, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. $32.50-$70.50. 562-4949.
Poetry and music
Trained Monkey Press and the Warner House Presents, 9 p.m. today, Southgate House Parlour, 24 E. Third St., Newport. Featuring spoken words by Lisa Ladouceur, Geoffry H. Goodwin, Gavin J. Grant and Robert Bartusch. Musical guests the Suds and Reed Hartman. Free. (859) 431-2201.
Clinton County Fair
Clinton County Fair finishes its first weekend, 8 a.m.-11 p.m. today, Clinton County Fairgrounds, 985 W. Main St., Wilmington. Through Saturday. $5, children under 8 free. (877) 428-4748; www.clintoncountyfair.org.
Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum hosts Ragtime Riverboat Rats, 4 p.m. today, Ohio 128, Hamilton-Cleves Road, Hamilton. Banjos, bass and vocals. $4, $1.50 children, members free. 868-8336.
24 hours out
Mr. Pig's Blue Monday Crawfish Boil, 6 p.m. Monday, BarrelHouse Brewing Co., 22 E. 12th St., Over-the-Rhine. All you can eat buffet. Music by Ricky Nye and the Mr. Pig All-Stars. $16. 421-2337.
72 hours out
Q102 Bud Party at Sawyer Point, 5:30-10 p.m. Wednesday, Sawyer Point, Pete Rose Way, downtown. Featured band: Shilo. Free. 699-5102.
Remembering The Beatles
Events go beyond the Beatles exhibit
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
'Squeeze Box' actress is off-Broadway bound
'Apprentice' applies to Cincinnati
Gay-marriage debate fuels Showtime drama
On new tour, Incubus vows every show will be different
Copernicus' sun-centered theory shook the universe
'Lucas' film short finally pays off for 'Sleepover' director
SEEN: BENEFITS AND BASHES
NFL Celebrity Dinner, Hunger Walk
Volunteer Spotlight: Lynda Thomas
Demaline: Educational Theatre turns 75
Blessid drummer promotes solo act
Travel-savvy snacks keep kids happy
Get to it: A guide to help make your day