The Most Miserable Places in Cincinnati

We love Cincinnati… most of the time (well some of the time). But there are definitely moments when the Queen City isn’t…

By CityBeat Staff

All of the city when the Bengals lose. 
Joe Burrow isn't the only sad boy in town.
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Former Cincinnati Bengal Domata Peko Selling Massive $1.8 Million Crestview Hills Home

The Crestview Hills home of former Cincinnati Bengal Domata Peko, who had played defensive and nose tackle for 11 seasons, has been…

By CityBeat Staff

Former Bengal Domata Peko to Sell Massive $1.8 Million Crestview Hills Home
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Everything We Saw at the Mothman Festival in Point Pleasant, West Virginia

Each year, the town of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, located just over the border of southeastern Ohio, celebrates its claim to fame:…

By Ashley Moor

Point Pleasant Mothman Festival, Sept. 17 & 18, 2022
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All the Adorable Dachshunds We Saw at the 2022 Oktoberfest Zinzinnati Running of the Wieners

To kick off 2022's Oktoberfest Zinzinnati, Dachshunds dressed in hot dog costumes raced 75 feet to a finish line in heats of 10. Winners…

By CityBeat Staff

2022's Oktoberfest Zinzinnati Running of the Wieners
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A Glimpse Inside Newport's Flow Coffee's New Northside Location

This new Northside coffeeshop combines two of the neighborhood's favorite things: craft coffee and good music. Newport's flow (the name is stylized as…

By Maija Zummo

flow coffee in Northside
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Take A Tour of Over-the-Rhine's New Colorful Cocktail Bar Alice

While Alice, a new bar in Over-the-Rhine opened in late June, doesn’t take its name or inspiration from the one of Wonderland…

By Leyla Shokoohe

Alice OTR
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All the Tasty Dishes You Can Eat During Fall Greater Cincinnati Restaurant Week

Greater Cincinnati Restaurant Week returns Sept. 19-25 this fall, featuring $26, $36 and $46 three-course prix fixe menus from dozens of Cincinnati restaurants. $1 from…

By CityBeat Staff

OKTO Cincinnati
$36 3-Course Dinner
FIRST COURSE (choose one): Burrata cheese, Horiatiki
SECOND COURSE (choose one): Chicken or Veggie Gyro, Mousaka, Pastitsio
THIRD COURSE (choose one): Baklava, Greek Yogurt & HoneyComb
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See Inside Chef Jose Salazar and Deeper Roots' Bodega-Inspired Daylily Deli

Columbia Tusculum's Daylily Deli — chef Jose Salazar and Deeper Roots Coffee's New York-style bodega — has officially opened. The menu features…

By CityBeat Staff

Daylily Deli
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10 Haunted Houses and Terrifying Attractions Back for the 2022 Halloween Season in Greater Cincinnati

Spooky season is finally upon us. Here are 10 scary spots scattered across Greater Cincinnati that are full of evil clowns, demented…

By CityBeat Staff

USS Nightmare
101 Riverboat Row, Newport. Sept. 16-Nov. 5; Fridays and Saturdays in Sept. Thursday-Sunday in Oct. 
The USS Nightmare features some fantastic freaky characters including evil Captain Mitchell, as well as his daughter, Anna, and her demented clowns; the "lady in red;" and the ruthless galley cook. The experience delves deeper into the history of the haunted boat and explores its sadistic lore, including mysterious accidents and deaths that occurred on board, and possible crew exposure to radioactive chemicals. There are multiple ways to experience the USS Nightmare, including a lights-on event for kids and people who hate haunted houses, as well as the Captain's Extreme Tour — an "adult-rated show featuring adult language and content, more horror, group separation and more special content." Regular ticketholders can also up the action with an RIP Experience, "a more interactive and extended tour of the ship designed for death with access to additional areas and the potential for complete separation from the civilized world."
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14 Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes in Greater Cincinnati You Should Visit This Fall

Fall is in the air and pumpkin spice is back at Starbucks so you know what that means...it's time to visit some…

By CityBeat Staff

Niederman Family Farm
5110 Lesourdsville West Chester Road, Liberty Township. Open Thursday-Sunday, Sept. 23-Oct. 30
Find your way through a corn maze, go on a hayride, or let the little ones enjoy time with barnyard animals. Or, walk to the pumpkin paradise to select your own pumpkin (priced by size), or indulge in some cinnamon-sugar donuts, caramel apples or apple cider. Guests can also rent bonfire pits with benches. Niederman lights the bonfire, you provide the snacks to roast over the open flame.
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Everything We Saw During HorrorHound Weekend at the Sharonville Convention Center

It was a weekend of screams at HorrorHound with a packed slate of stars, film screenings, panels, podcasts, costume contests and more…

By CityBeat Staff

HorrorHound Weekend at the Sharonville Convention Center, Sept. 9, 2022
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Everything We Saw During the Cincinnati Bengals Pregame Celebration for Their Home Opener Against the Pittsburgh Steelers

The Cincinnati Bengals lost their home opener against rival Pittsburgh Steelers on Sept. 11. The odd game, with a missed extra point…

By CityBeat Staff

Cincinnati Bengals Tailgate, Sept. 11, 2022
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This 5,000-Square-Foot Mid Century Modern Home in Delhi Township is For Sale For Under $1 Million

This massive mid-century modern home designed by architect G. Thomas Taylor with breathtaking views of the Ohio River is for sale for under…

By CityBeat Staff

This Over 5,000 Square Foot Mid Century Modern Home in Delhi Township is For Sale For Under $1 Million
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23 Essential Greater Cincinnati Fall Activities to Look Forward to This Season

Fall is nearly upon us and that means pumpkin and apple picking, hay rides, corn mazes, haunted trails and fall-flavored treats will…

By CityBeat Staff

HallZOOween
3400 Vine St., Avondale. Select weekends in October.
Go wild at the Cincinnati Zoo while gathering candy and seeing some animals. Kids can dress up in costumes and bring their own treat bags to fill up with goodies at different trick-or-treat stations. There will be Halloween-themed animal enrichment to watch plus a Hogwarts Express train ride and a Scare-ousel.
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Take a Tour of Downtown's New French Brasserie Royce

Cincinnati’s Fountain Square’s newest addition, Royce, recently opened. The “modern French brasserie” opened at The Foundry, 3CDC’s $51 million development in the…

By CityBeat Staff

Royce at The Foundry
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30 Iconic Cincinnati Restaurants to Take Out-of-Towners

From classic staples like Skyline and LaRosa's to newer favorites such as Pearlstar and Pho Lang Thang, the Queen City has many…

By CityBeat Staff

Arnold's Bar & Grill
210 E. Eighth St., Downtown
Downtown's Arnold's Bar & Grill is renowned for being the oldest continuously operating drinking destination in Cincinnati — one of the oldest in America, in fact, at 160 years. There's the infamous Arnold's bathtub, reportedly used to make bootleg gin during Prohibition. There is even a rumor that this bar filled with spirits (as in alcohol) and other sorts of spirits (as in dead people).
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The 11 Best Ways to Watch Cincinnati’s Annual Labor Day Riverfest Fireworks

Riverfest returns this Labor Day weekend, bringing hundreds of thousands to the riverfront to watch one of the most epic firework displays…

By CityBeat Staff

Boom on the Bridge
6-11 p.m. $150. Purple People Bridge, 1 Levee Way, Newport
    Celebrate the fireworks while contributing to a Cincinnati landmark during "Boom on the Bridge" on the Purple People Bridge. All proceeds will go toward the capital campaign to maintain and paint the bridge. Tickets include drinks, unlimited grill-out food, live music and a parking pass.
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Everything We Saw at the Wiz Khalifa and Logic Show at Riverbend Music Center

Wiz Khalifa and Logic came to Cincinnati on their 28-city co-headlined Vinyl Verse Tour. The rappers were joined by special guests 24kGolden,…

By CityBeat Staff

Wiz Khalifa at Riverbend Music Center Aug. 27, 2022
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All the Photos From the Jason Aldean Concert at Riverbend Music Center

Country singer Jason Aldean recently stopped by Cincinnati on his Rock 'n Roll Cowboy tour. Aldean performed on Aug. 25 at Riverbend Music…

By CityBeat Staff

Jason Aldean at Riverbend Music Center Aug. 25, 2022
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Everything We Saw the the My Chemical Romance Show at Heritage Bank Center

Harbingers of emo music My Chemical Romance performed at Heritage Bank Center in Cincinnati on Aug. 24. Gerard Way, along with the rest,…

By CityBeat Staff

My Chemical Romance at Heritage Bank Center Aug. 24, 2022
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The 1950s Midcentury Modern Home In Anderson Township Has Five Different Levels

Located at 5830 Marlborough Drive, this midcentury modern Anderson Township home is currently for sale for $450,000. Built in 1958 this home has…

By CityBeat Staff

The 1950's Mid Century Modern Home In Anderson Township Has Five Different Levels
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Cincinnati Social Media Users React to PromoWest Pavilion's Name Change To MegaCorp Pavilion

PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION has changed its name, and people aren't exactly loving it, to say the least. On Aug. 22, the…

By CityBeat Staff

Cincinnati Social Media Users React to PromoWest Pavilion's Name Change To.... MegaCorp Pavilion
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All the Photos from the Twenty One Pilots Show at Heritage Bank Center

Ohio native alt-pop group Twenty One Pilots stopped by Cincinnati on their ICY tour Aug. 21. The duo performed with opener Peter McPoland…

By CityBeat Staff

Twenty One Pilots at Heritage Bank Center Aug. 21, 2022
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Everything We Saw at the Chris Stapleton Concert at Riverbend Music Center

Country music singer Chris Stapleton recently came to Cincinnati on his "All-American Road Show" tour. Stapleton performed at Riverbend Music Center on Aug.…

By CityBeat Staff

Chris Stapleton at Riverbend Aug. 19, 2022
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Some of the Spiciest Wings You Can Get During Cincinnati Wing Week Aug. 22-28

The second annual Cincinnati Wing Week is set to return Aug. 22-28. For seven days wing lovers will have the opportunity to…

By CityBeat Staff

RJ Four Mile Pig: Spicy Blackberry Wings
4450 Eastgate South Drive suite 100, Mt. Carmel  
Six smoked wings covered in Spicy Blackberry BBQ sauce with celery and ranch.
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All the Photos From the Kehlani and Rico Nasty Show at The Andrew J Brady Music Center

Singer Kehlani stopped by the Queen City on her "Blue Water Road Trip" tour on Aug. 17, performing at Cincinnati's Andrew J Brady Music…

By CityBeat Staff

Kehlani at the Andrew J Brady Music Center Aug. 17, 2022
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This Custom Contemporary Home in Clifton's Gaslight District is for Sale for $1.1 Million

This unique custom-designed contemporary home in Clifton's Gaslight District is currently up for sale for $1.1 million.  Designed by local architect John Senhauser,…

By CityBeat Staff

real estate
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30 of the Best Cincinnati Restaurants to Get A Meal For Under $15

Feelin' hungry for a bite that won't break the bank? We've got you covered. There are plenty of tasty local eateries to…

By CityBeat Staff

Cincy Steak and Lemonade
    2607 Short Vine St., Clifton
    Cincy Steak and Lemonade is the place to get the most bang for your buck. For under $15, you can get a massive gyro cheeseburger, fries and a drink. They also sell super colorful lemonades, with flavors ranging from rainbow to blue raspberry, and pina coladas. With only a few booths in the restaurant, it's a cozy spot for fast, casual bites.
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Everything We Saw at the Zac Brown Band Concert at Riverbend Music Center

Country music performers Zac Brown Band and gospel group Robert Randolph and the Family Band stopped by Cincinnati's Riverbend Music Center on…

By CityBeat Staff

Zac Brown Band at Riverbend Music Center on Aug. 13
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30 Greater Cincinnati Coffee Shops You've Got to Try

​​From cappuccinos to Americanos or the simply perfect piping hot cup o' joe, there are plenty of top-notch local options for coffee…

By CityBeat Staff

BLOC Coffee Company
    801 Mount Hope Ave., East Price Hill
    The shop primarily serves locally roasted Deeper Roots coffee. They also offer an all-day breakfast menu featuring items such as their Chipotle Egg Deluxe (egg, goetta, havarti, red onion, microgreens and Sriracha on an English muffin) and pastries either baked in-house or brought in from local bakeries. The majority of the coffee shop's proceeds go to BLOC Ministries, an organization that helps with job placement for formerly incarcerated people and supports safe houses for female sex workers, drug recovery programs and after-school programs for children in the neighborhood.
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