Weekend Recommendations – December 18th, 2014

It’s time for your weekly report of where we’re going to be this weekend, or where we wish we could be . . .

Click on the banners to learn more and RSVP to the event’s Facebook page.

 

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Friday, December 19th, 2014

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Lovecrush88 Event Banner

9:30PM – Southgate House Revival, 111 East Sixth St., Newport, KY 41071

Join us for an amazing night of live original music with LOVECRUSH88, JETLAB, and HOT FOR ALICE, in the Lounge at The Southgate House Revival!!! Our last show with this lineup was very well attended, and with and admission charge of… NOTHING, you better believe this will be the place to BE!!!!

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Saturday, December 20th, 2014

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Steampunk Tea Time

3PM – Geek Bar Beta, 1941 W North St., Chicago, IL

Geek Bar Beta and Steampunk Chicago present a non-traditional tea! Enjoy a custom crafted special steampunk cocktail and variations on biscuits and scones, including vegan and gluten-free. 10% off for the well-dressed steampunk/cosplayer.

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TT Tea Event Banner

9PM – TRUST Lounge, 123 W Main St., Lexington, KY 40507

Come meet us at the beautiful and historic Trust Lounge for our last meeting of the year, and have a wonderful night of parlour games, food and drink, and music! We will begin around 5 and stay either as long as members feel like staying, or until close. There will be pins available for all members, and maybe a surprise or two! There will be plenty of room, good company, and a dance floor for any who wish to use it! There will also be an opportunity to submit ideas for events over the next year.

We also have at least 2 birthdays to celebrate, so let us know if yours is one of them and feel free to invite your friends!

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Santa Movie Event Banner

5PM to 11PM – Sharonville Fine Arts Center, 11165 Reading Road, Sharonville, OH 45241

Join us for “Martians and Mistletoe” featuring the cult flick, “Santa Claus Conquers the Martians” at the Sharonville Fine Arts Center. Here’s the rundown of the day:

• 5pm – 7pm: Santa, the interstellar vigilante himself, who will be there with Mrs. Claus for pics and to get your last-minute lists.
• 5pm – 9pm, 2nd floor: Christkindl Market to get your gifts and support your local businesses!
• 6pm performance by one of the country’s oldest barbershop choral groups, the Delta Kings

2 screenings:
• 7pm – All ages – both little and big kids – welcome! Special introduction by Santa! Hot chocolate and cookies served by our Martian elven helpers!
• 9pm – “Big kids” only for this live riffing event, hosted by local comedians Mark Borison and Derrick James Hendricks, with a special appearance by everyone’s favorite troublemaker, Krampus!
• Before each screening will be classic drive-in shorts from the B Movie Celebration and USA Drive-Ins

Tix $10 per person online, or cash/check only at the door. Proceeds go to the 501c3 organizations that support The Sharonville Fine Arts Center and the Cincinnati Film Festival. Tickets can be purchased on link below. We will also be collecting canned goods and/or toiletry items to support the Sharonville Food Pantry and new clothing items for the Princeton Closet.

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Rocky Horror Event Banner

11:50PM – Esquire Theatre, 320 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

It’s a night for unconventional conventionalists . . . several League of Cincinnati airships are heading out for a night of freaky fun by putting a steampunk twist on a classic.

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So there’s where we’ll be, or wish we could be if we weren’t already where we were . . . or something like that. Either way, have a great weekend 🙂

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As our humble website continues to grow and reach many people beyond Cincinnati and Ohio, we’d like to include more events in our Weekend Recommendations series. If you have a Steampunk, geeky, or “alternative” event that you would like us to feature, please fill out the form below and we’ll see what we can do to help you promote it 🙂

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