PGD to CVG – Experience the Cincy Region
The Cincy Region is where Cincinnati’s midwestern, urban vibe meets Northern Kentucky’s southern charm and funky flavors. These cultures collide creating wildly different, yet easily accessible adventures for your next getaway! With endless family fun activities, trendy neighborhoods and world-class cuisine, the Cincy Region was voted one of the best places to go in 2023.
Encounter the No. 1 zoo in the country by USA Today – The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. This zoo is home to the world’s most famous hippo, Fiona. Encounter animal species from around the globe in their natural habitats. Go behind the scenes with a variety of tours from Elephant Extravaganza to Kickin’ it with the Kangaroos.
Embark on a thrilling adventure at the Newport Aquarium as you walk inches above sharks on the first-in-the-world Shark Bridge. Surround yourself with over 50 species of tropical fish and colorful corals in the Coral Reef Tunnel. Be transported to the bottom of the rainforest floor flooded by the Amazon River. Here you will come face to face with the giant, 6-foot-long Arapaima fish and Pacu with human-like teeth.
The Cincy Region is home to the Cincinnati Reds, Cincinnati Bengals and FC Cincinnati. You can catch a sports game anytime of the year! Grab a craft beer and your favorite baseball gameday grub at the Great American Ball Park as you cheer on the Reds. The Skyline Chili nachos hit it out of the park!
Cheer on the Bengals at the newly renovated Paycor Stadium. Pose for photos in the new jungle-themed media set for those perfect Instagram moments. Stop by the Jungle Bar or The Perch for your gameday favorites.
Soccer is the new rage in Cincinnati, as evidenced by FC Cincinnati’s rapid rise to the Major Leagues. Join the pre-game festivities at the mini-parade through Over-the-Rhine and pep rally at Washington Park. For the ultimate experience, grab a spot in The Bailey where you’ll participate in chanting, waving huge flags and deploying blue and orange smoke devices when the team scores a goal!
With more than 230 public murals, the Cincy Region’s street art is ranked among the best in the nation. A few must-see murals include Mr. Dynamite, Cincinnati’s Table and Ice Cream Daydream.
Cincinnati has exceptional performing arts that bridge the classics and the cutting edge. Be inspired through the power and passion of dance at the Cincinnati Ballet. Catch Tony-Award Winning musical theater and other performances at the Aronoff Center for the Arts and Cincinnati Opera.
The Cincinnati Region offers a wealth of new experiences to explore and signature attractions to discover for the whole family!