Day of Puppetry

 Cincinnati Day of Puppetry 2020

Postponed until later in the year


Due to the possible spread of COVID-19, the officers of the Cincinnati Area Puppetry Guild have decided to postpone our annual Day Of Puppetry until later this year.   We appreciate your understanding. 

Watch this website or our Facebook page for the rescheduled date.

The fun is all at HAPPEN 4201 Hamilton Avenue in Northside

Click here for Google Maps directions to Happen

Day of Puppetry Schedule:

11 AM – 12 PM Puppetry Guild members perform puppet shows. Plus demonstrations for children with tips on creating your own puppet show!

Cincinnati Puppetry Guild Day of Puppetry
Puppeteer Linda Mason performing for children at Day of Puppetry.

12 – 5 PM Happen puppet making session.   Make a puppet to bring home!  Great for kids ages four and up!

Cincinnati Puppetry Guild Day of Puppetry
Children making puppets at our Day of Puppetry.

What is the Day of Puppetry?

Every year the volunteers from the Cincinnati Area Puppetry Guild present this event to share their love of puppetry with our community.  We feature performances by local puppeteers,  demonstrations, and more!   All are welcome to attend this FREE celebration of the art of puppetry!  No registration required.

Happen logo

Thank you to Happen Inc and their staff for hosting this event.   Please visit them for more free creative programs for children and parents. 

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Parking for the event:

On-street metered parking is available on Hamilton Avenue.  The Northside business parking lot is about a block from Happen and can be accessed from 1557 Chase Avenue.  Parking fees are $1/hour and can be paid for at the parking lot.

Dining in Northside:

If you plan to have lunch after the Day of Puppetry, there are a number of local restaurants within a short walk from Happen.   A listing can be found at the Welcome To Northside website.