Wednesday, August 4, 2004

Get to it: A guide to help make your day



Going Out

One World Wednesdays

Explore cultures of different countries, 5:30-9 p.m. today, Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Drive, Eden Park. $6, $3 Enjoy the Arts/START members, free for museum members. 721-2787.

Party in the Park

The Rusty Griswolds perform 5:30-10:30 p.m. today, Yeatman's Cove, 805 Pete Rose Way, downtown. Free. 579-3191.

John Mayer

With Maroon5 and DJ Logic, 7 p.m. today, Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave., Anderson Township. $48.50, $38.50. 562-4949.

American Idols Live

Watch Fantasia, Jasmine and the best from the show, 7 p.m. today, U.S. Bank Arena, 100 Broadway, downtown. $35-$45. 562-4949.

Raven

Psychic hypnotist returns, 7:30 p.m. today, Funny Bone Comedy Club, Newport on the Levee. Through Saturday. $12-$15. (859) 957-2000.

Martini tasting cruise

Sample four specialty martinis, buffet dinner and DJ entertainment, 7 p.m. today, BB Riverboats, 1 Madison Ave., Covington. $44.95. Reservations required. (800) 261-8586.

Hamilton County Fair

11 a.m.-11 p.m. today, Hamilton County Fairgrounds, 77th and Vine streets, Carthage. Through Sunday. Demolition Derby at 7:30 p.m. $7, children under 2 free, seniors free with Golden Buckeye Card. 821-1356.

Looking Ahead

24 hours out

• YPALZ Happy Hour, 6-9 p.m. Thursday, R.P. McMurphy's Irish Pub & Coffee House, 2910 Wasson Road, Hyde Park. Free appetizers. $5 donation. 531-3300.

• Eighteen Visions, 6:30-11 p.m. Thursday, Radio Down, 100 W. Sixth St., Covington. With Haste the Day, Day of Contempt, Big Collapse and A Present Day Nightmare. $8. (859) 431-1839.

Shauna Rhone




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