Great Parks of Hamilton County

Kids Outdoor Adventure Expo

Get moving, explore and make a splash in the great outdoors! Join Great Parks for the largest free outdoor education event for children in the Midwest. This unique opportunity will encourage kids’ interest in the natural world and recreational activities. Come out and discover the many interactive activities, visit with exhibitors and enjoy the great outdoors.

Kids Outdoor Adventure Expo is made possible with significant support from the Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr. Foundation; the Maxwell C. Weaver Foundation; Cincinnati Children's Hospital; Morgan's Canoe & Outdoor Adventures; the John and Carrie Hayden Family Foundation; the Greater Cincinnati Foundation; and Metro. 


Friday, July 14
9:30 a.m.–3 p.m.

Winton Woods Boathouse and Parky's Ark wet playground will be closed during the event.


Winton Woods Harbor
801 Lakeview Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45231




Presenting Supporter

Collaborating Supporters

Participating Supporters

  • Exhibitors

    Cincinnati Public Library
    Long Bottom Bird Ranch
    Cincinnati Museum Center
    WAVE Foundation Shark Meet and Greet (10 a.m. – noon)
    Pig Works
    Go Metro
    Cincinnati Martial Arts Club
    Mill Creek Alliance
    Girl Scouts of Western Ohio
    Cincinnati Children’s
    Hamilton County Public Health
    Archeological Research Institute
    Queen City Book Bank
    Gorman Heritage Farm
    Keep Cincinnati Beautiful
    FC Cincinnati
    WEST Wildlife Rehab
    Queen City Bike
    Camp Joy
    Thomas More University’s Field Station
    Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

  • Activities

    Chalk Art with Angela
    Busy Being Kids Yoga
    Rock Climbing Wall
    Drum Circle
    Fishing Derby
    Putt Putt
    Golf Driving Range
    Animal Encounters with Parky’s Farm
    Great Parks Nature Education

  • Entertainment

    Mateo the Magician: 10 – 10:45 a.m.
    FC Cincinnati Mascot Appearance: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    Cincinnati Circus Juggler: 11 – 11:45 a.m.
    Mateo the Magician: Noon – 12:30 p.m.
    Cincinnati Circus Acrobat: 12:45 – 1:30 p.m.
    Pones Dance Class: 1:45 – 2:30 p.m.

  • Info for Groups

    Bring your group and spend the day at Winton Woods Harbor discovering the outdoors with exhibitors and interactive activities in themed areas.

    To receive updates on the event and parking information for your large group, please register by July 7th.  After July 7th, no registration is required but groups are still welcome to attend!”

    Group Registration Form