Events at the Park
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September 5, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
This Labor Day weekend make Washington Park your official staycation destination! Produced by 3CDC, See Cincinnati will highlight many of the amenities the Queen City has to offer, from music and history to food and important landmarks.
On Saturday, September 5, Washington Park’s main stage will transform into The King Records Legacy Stage to bring local music lovers an exciting blend of R&B, Funk, Bluegrass, and Rock & Roll. The day’s music schedule features performances from King Records Elite, along with Straw Boss and gospel singer, Jonathan Dunn. In addition to live music and food, See Cincinnati will also boast an impressive array of hometown tours, including various brewery, mural, and American Legacy Tours. See below for tour information.
See Cincinnati is presented by the Cincinnati USA Music Heritage Foundation and City Beat. Special thanks to our partners: American Legacy Tours, ArtWorks, Craft Connection Brewery Bus Tours, Urban Basin Bicycle Club, Cincinnati Parks, and Findlay Market.
Tour Time(s): 12:00pm, 12:30pm, 4:30pm, 5:00pm
Description: Take a trip to several local breweries in the area, including Ei8htball, Mt. Carmel, 50 West, and Rhinegeist, Moerlein, & more. The Craft Connection brewery tour begins and ends at Washington Park. CLICK HERE to register!
*Artworks Mural Tour
Tour Time: 3:00pm
Description: ArtWorks is offering a special Spirit of OTR walking tour over Labor Day weekend! On this 90 minute tour, you will learn the stories behind some of ArtWorks most recognizable murals and how they connect to Cincinnati’s oldest and most historic neighborhood. CLICK HERE to register!
*Findlay Market Tour
Tour Time: 4:00pm
Description: This 60 minute walking tour will begin at Washington Park and take you north to Findlay Market, where a tour guide will discuss the history, current programs and future developments at and near the Market. In addition to visiting the markethouse and outside vendors, participants will pass by the Findlay Market Urban Farm and the Kitchen at Findlay. CLICK HERE to register!
American Legacy Underground Tour
Tour Time(s): 4:30pm, 6:30pm
Description: Enjoy a stroll through Over-the-Rhine, home to America’s largest set of historical landmarks. Visit buildings in the Gateway District that were home to over 130 saloons, bars, beer gardens, and theaters that hosted iconic entertainers like Buffalo Bill Cody. Then, descend below the city streets to learn even more about what lies beneath Cincinnati. Use Coupon code “September5th” for 50% off tour price! CLICK HERE to register!
*Urban Basin Bicycle Club’s “See Cincinnati Staycation Ride”
Tour Time: 5:00pm
Description: This will be a Red Bike-friendly ride along our city’s ribbon of waterfront parks, while also stretching North on the Central Parkway Protected Bike Lane, into the Dayton Street Historic District known as Millionaire’s Row, through Findlay Market and along the Brewery Heritage Trail. CLICK HERE to register!
American Legacy Haunted Tour
Tour Time(s): 5:00pm, 7:00pm
Description: Discover stories of grisly murders, ghastly deaths and other disturbing tales buried deep within Cincinnati’s storied past. Linger in the halls of an archaic building teeming with paranormal activity and walk around the grounds where human remains have recently been unearthed. Our guides will enthrall you with the heinous history of the Queen City that might just keep you up at night! CLICK HERE to register!
*Indicates Tour is FREE