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Fountain Square

5th and Vine Sts, 5th and Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
+1 513-621-4400
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5th and Vine Sts, 5th and Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Central Business District
+1 513-621-4400
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fountain square is very central to Cincinnati. It is a very nice square or park with lots of free music. When I was there, there was a band preparing to play. Tables and chairs, some with an umbrella shade, abound. There is a free restroom...More

Thank bigwawao
Reviewed 2 days ago

So nice to just sit there and watch the world go by. The Fountain is Gorgeous. Its just a great place to go and see.

Thank odonga
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fountain Square is the center of action in downtown Cincinnati. Many free events held here both night and day. Ice skating and broom ball in winter. City’s large Christmas trees is here during winter holidays. World famous chicken dance for annual Oktoberfest too. Historic large...More

Thank Diver-Dan P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cincinnati is the best kept secret in America. From the food to the tradition it is really great. Fountain Square had an ice skating rink in the winter and s huge tv outside with local sports playing. Really cool.

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fountain Square is a great place to go at any time, but it is even better when there are fun events going on. Check out the event schedule and prepare for a great time of people watching, the hustle and bustle of downtown, great food...More

1  Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fountain square is full of opportunities! There is always something going on there; especially in the summer! They have chairs and small tables or you can bring your own chair but there's plenty of room to welcome visitors and residents alike; whether they are joined...More

Thank Candibuttnz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is where it all happens, has happened for more than a century, will happen in the future. To know Cincinnati oe has to hang out at Fountain Square for people watching at its best!

Thank BearcatHeybob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is fun to look at all different types of cultures of people. There are different events and attractions. The restaurants are nice and they have outside seating to enjoy the nice weather. Fountain Square also has seating so you can rest, relax and enjoy...More

Thank melonied708
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful square in the middle of downtown Cincinnati. While I was in Cincinnati each day there was a different live band performing here along with a bunch of street vendors. A great central meeting place in downtown and a great place to...More

Thank James Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Elegant fountain which serves as a city centerpiece. Nice ice skating rink adjacent. Lovely modern area at city center.

Thank gwtw500
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19 June 2016|
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Response from Beauregard70 |
The chess pieces are at Smale Park on the riverfront.
18 December 2015|
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Response from Horse_Attack | Reviewed this property |
I believe that the German market that you are reference is 'Findlay Market' which is on the northwest side of downtown. I think that it is only open during daytime hours. It is better and livelier during warmer months
20 July 2015|
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Response from Javertsbarricade | Reviewed this property |
No, just November through February (I think).