Find events for Thanksgiving 2022 across the Cincinnati area. We will have a full calendar of things to do across the nation, including Thanksgiving Eve parties, Black Friday alternatives and family friendly activities for Thanksgiving Weekend.
Christmas Nights of Lights at Coney Island Cincinnati - Cincinnati, OH - Nov 12 to Jan 2, 2022
This family event features a 2-mile car ride through Christmas displays and light shows consisting of over a million LED lights, driven by more than ten thousand computer channels. Mark your calendars for the fantastic holiday event!
Holiday Lights on the Hill - Hamilton, OH - Nov 19 to Jan 2, 2022
The 2021 “Journey” starts with glimmering trees and arches before winding through the blue-and-white glow of Jerusalem’s Hanukkah celebration and arriving to the park’s famed Swan Lake. Visitors will then travel through Germany’s Candy Cane Forest with more than 50 yarn-wrapped trees. Next, see if you can find two sneaky characters in Grinch’s Greenland. Then we celebrate Bethlehem’s birth of Jesus, and finally arriving at the North Pole. Before exiting, we have one last surprise
Holiday in Lights at Sharon Woods Park - Sharonville, OH - Nov 19 to Dec 30, 2021
Drive through light show (two walk through nights). Closed Thanksgiving but open Christmas Eve and Christmas.
PNC Festival of Lights at the Cincinnati Zoo - Cincinnati, OH - Nov 19 to Jan 9, 2022
In addition to admiring the beauty of 4 million LED lights, visitors can ride the North Polar Express train ride, marvel at the spectacular Wild Lights show on Swan Lake, or snack at one of two S’mores-n-More stands.
Give Back Cincinnati’s Fall Feast - Cincinnati, OH - Nov 22 to Nov 25, 2021
Whether you have fallen on hard times, staying in Cincy for the holiday, find yourself homeless, or are living paycheck to paycheck – we invite you to be our guest on Thanksgiving Day and enjoy a great meal prepared by local chefs. There are also several days of prep proceeding this event if you would like to give back.
Thanksgiving Day Race - Cincinnati, OH - Nov 25, 2021
112th running of a Thanksgiving Day 10k. Run for the UC Barrett Cancer Center, for Cancer Free Kids, for the Alzheimer’s Association, for Girls on the Run, for Keep Cincinnati Beautiful.
Macy’s Light Up the Square: Fountain Square Tree Lighting - Cincinnati, OH - Nov 26, 2021
Festivities will begin at 5p with live music and a special appearance by Santa Claus and continuing into the evening with a dazzling fireworks display.