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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 6 September 2016

Fountain Square is Cincinnati's community space. When the Reds win a playoff series, that's where fans flock to celebrate. On regular days, it's full of small cafe tables and has a stage where a wide range of musicians perform (salsa, gospel, rock, etc.). It's a...More

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 6 September 2016

To start off Fountain Square was a great place to spend the evening or during the day when they had special events. There was music some evenings, or trivia game and a farmer's market on Tuesday when we left. We enjoyed the events immensely and...More

Thank neotispainting
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Fountain Square is a great area for just about everything. Live music, shopping and many restaurants to choose from! Close to everything!

Thank Erin D
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Swings for young and old overlooking the river! Water play and originally crafted pieces of architecture or playground, you pick! Very ingenuitive and fun!! Great view for walking, running or biking!!

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 3 September 2016

At fountain square there is a large fountain in the center of it. Nightly they might have a band preform with a large video screen behind them. There are also several resturants next to the square with a option for ice cream. Overall its a...More

Thank croess
Reviewed 2 September 2016

It's fun to take a few pictures and move onto something else. But it isn't very big, located in the center of downtown so cars galore. They do have concerts and host a lot of fun events however, the fountain really does take up a...More

Thank Amber W
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

When in downtown Cincinnati meet up at the Queen in Fountain Square. Restaurants, Bars, Music, food trucks, summer time farmer's market........

Thank William K
Reviewed 2 September 2016

A small square featuring a towering fountain. It seems to to be a venue for various activities. It is surrounded by a number of eateries, so an a easy place to visit and get a meal.

Thank I82X73
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The big TV screen is fun too. Watch a Reds game with other people who don't have a ticket either. Lots of nearby places to experience different foods too.

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I went to college in Cincinnati (1962-67) and remember Fountain Square when the fountain wasn't hemmed in by commercial buildings. It used to stand in a wide open space but is now only a short distance from a massive commercial building that dwarfs it. I...More

Thank Robert H
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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).