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All Things Barbie in Butler County

Come on Barbie, let's go Barbie! 

Scripted Studio

Greta Gerwig's Barbie movie hit theaters on July 21, 2023 and became an instant overnight sensation, much like the nostalgic Barbie doll that the movie is based on. Movie-goers have been flaunting their prettiest pink Barbie-inspired outfits, and many of our local businesses have been joining in on the fun. Check out these 6 Butler County businesses to help you get in the Barbie spirit! 

1. Lulu's Sweets Boutique 

 WHERE: 7745 Cox Lane | West Chester, Ohio

Lulu's Sweets Boutique

We cannot get enough of these adorable Barbie cookies that are almost too pretty to eat... almost. Lulu's Sweets Boutique will have their full selection of Barbie cookies, macarons and edible cookie dough cones available for purchase through Saturday, July 29, 2023 (or until sold out).  

2. The Toy Department

WHERE: 5960 Dixie Highway | Fairfield, Ohio

Toy Department

Find rare and vintage Barbie dolls at The Toy Department in Fairfield— one of the largest toy stores in the country! Go back in time to your fondest childhood memories of growing up with your favorite Barbie doll. The Toy Department specializes in collectible toys and unique memorabilia from all the popular brands, including Mattel, Kenner, Hasbro and more. 

3. The Swire Inn

WHERE: 64 S Main Street | Middletown, Ohio

Swire Inn

It's a Barbie world at The Swire Inn in Middletown with a special Barbie menu featuring: Barbie Deviled Eggs, the Barbitini, and Barbie Watermelon Soup! This local restaurant is known for their innovative and delicious dishes, as well as their creative cocktails. 

4. Scripted Studio

WHERE: 306 Main Street | Hamilton, Ohio

Scripted Studio

Lace up your roller skates and glide around Butler County just like Barbie and Ken! Scripted Studio in Hamilton has such a vibrant atmosphere with a ton of great accessories— including the cutest, most colorful roller skates available for purchase both in store and online. Grab a pair and go for a ride!

5. Iron Rose Mercantile

WHERE: 1050 Central Avenue | Middletown, Ohio

Iron Rose Mercantile

Looking for the perfect Barbie-inspired outfit to wear to the movie? Shop at Iron Rose Mercantile in Middletown to find all shades of pink clothing and statement accessories to recreate Barbie's iconic cowgirl look seen in the movie. 

6. Holiday Auto Theatre 

WHERE: 1816 Old Oxford Road | Hamilton, Ohio

Holiday Auto Theatre Sunset

Watch the Barbie movie under the stars! The Holiday Auto Drive-In Theatre will be showing Barbie from July 21, 2023 through August 3, 2023 as the first movie of their double features. Snap a photo with the Barbie pink bus, grab your pink candy and some popcorn from the snack bar, and make lasting memories with friends and family at a timeless summer experience. 

✨ Barbie changed everything, then she changed it all again