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WHY Cincinnati?

Photo taken by: Mike Arnold


Hear what the Mayor has to say about the Queen City

Professional Sports

Cincinnati is home to three professional sports teams – There’s always something to do!

    • Paycor Stadium – Home of the Cincinnati Bengals
    • Great American Ballpark – Home of the Cincinnati Reds
    • TQL Stadium – Home of FC Cincinnati

Cincinnati Parks

Cincinnati is home to world class parks and recreations areas. Cincinnati is a wonderful place to live, work, and raise a family. Cincinnati Parks consists of five regional parks, 70 neighborhood parks, 34 natural areas, five nature centers, an arboretum, a plant conservatory, nine scenic overlooks, 50 miles of hiking and bridle trails and more!

Ziegler Park

Ziegler Park features a playground, lawn area, pool, basketball courts, and games.

Washington Park

The newly renovated and expanded Washington Park is an important civic space in the heart of Cincinnati that has evolved over the last 150 years to accommodate the needs and aspirations of the community.

Smale Park

Smale Park is a wonderful location to view the Ohio River and bustling river traffic, a place to gather and celebrate as a community, and an open space to help one be inspired.

Fernbank Park

Located on Cincinnati’s Westside, this beautiful park spans more than one entire mile of the Ohio River!
To learn more about all that Cincinnati Parks has to offer click HERE.

Colleges & Universities

    • University of Cincinnati – Home to the Cincinnati Bearcats
    • Xavier University – Home to the Xavier Musketeers


    • Main Street Entertainment District
    • Clifton Entertainment District
    • DORA Entertainment District
    • Mount Adams
    • Westwood Entertainment District

World Class Dining

  • Orchids at Palm Court
  • Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse
  • Jeff Ruby’s Precinct
  • BOCA
  • Jeff Ruby’s Carlo and Johnny
  • Montgomery Inn
  • Tony’s
  • Nicolas
  • Primavista
  • The Capital Grille
  • Mita’s
  • Metropole
Photo taken by: Mike Arnold
Photo taken by: Mike Arnold

Enjoy The Arts

  • Cincinnati Museum Center
  • Contemporary Arts Center
  • Cincinnati Ballet
  • Playhouse in the Park
  • Cincinnati Music Hall
  • Cincinnati Orchestra
  • Aronoff Center
  • Taft Theatre

Yearly Large Events

  • WEBN Labor Day Fireworks
  • Oktoberfest
  • Taste of Cincinnati
  • Black Family Reunion
  • Flying Pig
  • Opening Day Parade
  • Blink Light Show
  • Queen Bee Marathon
  • Macy’s Musicfest