Ladyfest Cincinnati is a grassroots event dedicated to the artistic, organizational, and political work of marginalized genders and gender non-conforming individuals in patriarchal culture including: women/cis & trans, genderqueer, intersex, non-binary and queer people, in addition to their allies. Ladyfest Cincinnati combats substantive, cultural, and structural inequalities by building upon the existing community of artists, musicians, and activists. It aims to foster a more inclusive and safe environment through multi-media performances, visual art, educational workshops, community building and opportunities for collaboration and empowerment.