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the best of {OHIO} Cincinnati is one of the best towns to get a feel for ohio in. take a tour on a bb Riverboat or cruise through the city streets at your own pace. Visit the Newport Aquarium or attend a beer tasting. Whatever you’re interested in doing, Cincinnati will help you find your place. the bb Riverboats offer a beautiful cruise along the ohio River, of which you can choose the theme. take a lunch, dinner, or specialty cruise, or keep it cozy on a romantic cruise for two. During the summer, you can take the belle of Cincinnati summer tour, which hosts an open air upper deck, and two lower decks, all with a full bar and dance floors! Visit Cincinnati in August for the Cincy brew ha-ha, known as “America’s Largest beer & Comedy festival.” on August 24 th , 25 th , and 26 th , you will be able to enjoy the festival in its 10 th annual running, which will include over 75 comedians and more than 120 beers to 118 | Summer 2017 | Travel Midwest sample. the comedy shows are absolutely free, and the beer wristbands are only $5. You will have to buy beer tickets, and the cost is $3 for 2 tickets. the festival will stay open until midnight each night, so expect lots of laughter and some tasty craft brews that will easily fill your whole day. Cleveland is another noteworthy city of ohio. Cleveland hosts a variety of different events and festivals during the summer that are must-attends. taste of tremont is one of those events. taste of tremont has been around for almost 15 years, and attracts more than 30,000 visitors each year. the festival will be held on July 16 th from noon to 8pm. All vendors and artists are local, so if you like au- thentic food and original art, this is the festival for you. think of it as one big street party, where you will get to explore the entire city in a nutshell without having to venture across town. Ohio