Preparing For Night

October 13, 2018 @ 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Cincinnati Nature Center
4949 Tealtown Road
Milford, Ohio


Discover the magical sights and sounds of nature at night at this fun-filled family event at our beautiful Rowe Woods location.


  • Bring a flashlight and visit fun, interactive booths along the trails featuring nighttime plants and animals.
  • View the astronomical wonders through telescopes and experience live raptors up close.
  • Guests can enjoy a picnic dinner at tables behind our historic Krippendorf Lodge and listen to live music by Chris Rowlands.
  • Food trucks will be available.
  • Free ice cream!



Adult members $12, children $6; Adult nonmembers $14 children $8 (includes daily admission).  Tickets are nonrefundable after purchase.  Tickets for this event support the mission of Cincinnati Nature Center.



“Thank you for hosting our family for Preparing for Night year after year! You do such a nice job with this event.  My children beg to come back each year. The educational booths are entertaining for all ages. We love the festive atmosphere and learning about creatures of the night! So much fun to eat great food while enjoying music. Thanks for putting on such a wonderful event!” 


CLICK HERE for tickets!