CityBeat Celebrating the Best Of Cincinnati® with Giant Party at The Phoenix Downtown

The night will be full of food and drink samples plus unique experiences like chair massages, a bourbon room and the city's No. 1 drag show.

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CityBeat's Best Of Cincinnati® 2019 party

CityBeat's annual Best Of Cincinnati® issue is out, and we're ready to celebrate. 

CityBeat has been in the business of curating the Best Of Cincinnati® for more than 25 years, highlighting the city’s most outstanding selections in Arts & Culture, Eats, Shops & Services, Music & Nightlife, City Life and Sports & Recreation — as selected by both readers and staff.

On April 6, locavores, entrepreneurs, entertainers, restaurants, bars and more will be descending on The Phoenix downtown to kick-off a giant celebration of Best Of winners. The night will be full of food and drink samples plus entertainment, photo booths, chances to win prizes and tons more including:

  • A Rüya Turkish coffee experience
  • Chair massages from the Spa at 21c
  • The Culinary Gang debuting in the VIP lounge
  • Neck shaves from Bellevue Barbershop
  • A photo booth and drag performance featuring the No. 1 Drag Queen Stixen Stones from Good Judy's
  • A live performance from Floyd and the Walkmen
  • Karrikin will be flowing with a dedicated Bourbon Wheel tent
  • The Motors Brewing Co. will have a tent for all your beer needs
  • There will be a bourbon room featuring spirits from New Riff and Karrikin

Best of Cincinnati is hosted at The Phoenix located at 812 Race St., Downtown. General admission tickets cost $45 and VIP are $125 (includes a curated Best Of Cincinnati® Box and early entry). For tickets and a full list of vendors, visit

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