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Cincinnati is home to America's Oktoberfest this weekend, with music, food, dancing, and more, as the city celebrates its German heritage and love of a good time.
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Running of the Wieners? World's Largest Chicken Dance? It must be time for Oktoberfest Zinzinnati. Bring your Guten Appetite, grab a bier and enjoy the fun on Fountain Square and beyond.
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Downtown Cincinnati Gift Cards

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New to the Queen City? Looking for a great night out? Want to show off the best of your hometown to some out-of-towners? From restaurants and shops to music and arts events, here are just a few of the many cool things you’ll find in Downtown Cincinnati.


Want to visit, but aren’t sure where to go? Find directions to get you here and download a map to help you get around.

Books by the Banks

Meet authors and fellow book lovers at Books by the Banks, on Saturday, October 11, from 10 4 p.m. at the Duke Energy Convention Center.


Explore public art in downtown Cincinnati with themed itineraries that make it fun to discover more about art on the streets.


You’ll find lots of short-term spaces on weekdays, and parking is easy evenings and weekends, with over 30,000 spaces available.

Cocktail Terrace

Leave your summertime drink plans up in the air with a visit to 21c’s Cocktail Terrace, with inventive handcrafted specialties.

Hunt Club Clothiers

Look sharp all summer long, with classic menswear and cool accessories from Hunt Club Clothiers in Carew Tower.

20th Anniversary

This year, DCI celebrates 20 years of downtown revitalization. Read the combined State of Downtown and Annual Reports.

Via Vite

Enjoy “la dolce vita” with delicious Italian specialties and a great view of Fountain Square on Via Vite’s piazza.

Acme Lock & Hardware

From painting a bedroom to getting new keys made, Acme Lock & Hardware has everything you need to feel more at home.


Downtown Cincinnati – Yeah, there’s an app for that. You can carry downtown in the palm of your hand with the DCI app.

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