Cincinnati USA in the Winter

Join us for festive fun and a bounty of experiences throughout the holidays and all winter long! From shopping and shows to family fun with ice skating, let Cincinnati USA dazzle you this season. With free events around the region, delicious dining downtown and all around, plus unique shops for take-home wares, you'll find plenty to do while you're visiting this winter.


Trip Ideas and Inspiration

Mac and Cheese Challenge: Nada vs. The Eagle

Which local restaurant puts the most flavor - and comfort - in this cheesy comfort food?

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An Insider's Guide to The Cincinnati Zoo

Get the most out of your family's trip with an amazing array of exhibits, animals and activities for everyone.

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Performing Arts Reign Strong in Cincinnati

Cultivate your cultural side with ballet, opera, symphony and more.

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Cincy Foodie Bucket List

Check out this roundup of must-try Cincinnati dining and food-shopping experiences.

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Grocery Adventures: Not-So-Ordinary Shopping in Cincinnati USA

Visit these out-of-the-ordinary shopping destinations while you're in town.

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Top Barbecue Joints

Chow down at food & dining writer, Polly Campbell's, picks for the best barbecue in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

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Explore Cincinnati with Metro Day Pass

Whether you're visiting or playing tourist in your hometown, grab a Day Pass for a stress-free way to see the sights.

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10 Hot Coffee Shops

In search of a warm cuppa joe? Get your caffeine fix at these cool and quirky coffee shops in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

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Fun Fall & Winter Fests

Don't miss these popular annual events in Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky.

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Cincinnati USA for Visitors with Disabilities

A handy guide for wheelchair-friendly venues and attractions.

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Kid-Friendly Spots for Indoor Winter Fun

Escape the cold with hands-on inside activities at these Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky venues.

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Warm Up With the Best Cincinnati Chili and Soup

Warm yourself up from the inside out with these delicious bowls of goodness.

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All Aboard for Holiday Fun

From mini models to the real deal, here are four terrific train experiences not to be missed.

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Gift Guide: Handmade & One-of-a-Kind

If you're after something special and original to give to those on your holiday list, we know just where to find it.

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Holidays in Downtown Cincinnati

An insider's guide to affordable holiday fun for everyone in the heart of the city.

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