Findlay Market Opening Day Parade

Opening Day in Cincinnati, an unofficial local holiday and tradition dating back to 1920, begins with the Findlay Market Opening Day Parade followed by an all-day party on Fountain Square celebrating the start of Reds baseball season.
  • Findlay Market Opening Day Parade Photo #0
  • Findlay Market Opening Day Parade Photo #1
  • Findlay Market Opening Day Parade Photo #2
  • Findlay Market Opening Day Parade Photo #3

Where We're Located

Findlay Market
1801 Race St.
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Get Directions

Information

Presenter

Findlay Market

Rates

Free

Parking

Paid lot and metered on street.

Category

Dates and Times

Findlay Market Opening Day Parade
Findlay Market
Thu, Mar 28, 2019
12:00 pm

About

Since 1920, this parade has made its way from Findlay Market in Over-the-Rhine through the streets of downtown each spring to kick off the Cincinnati Reds baseball season. Bring a chair and some noise makers to enjoy the 100th anniversary of this local tradition. Click here for information on parade-viewing areas, parties, parking, and more.

Show more

Submit an event to the Cincinnati USA calendar

Browse Related Listings

Places to Stay Nearby

Symphony Hotel

Symphony Hotel & Restaurant
0.36 Miles

This restored mansion once belonged to Peter Ehrgott, an ardent supporter of the symphony. The restored 1871 townhome was transformed into...

Elysian Place

Elysian Place
0.42 Miles

One of the oldest houses in Clifton Heights, Elysian Place has been lovingly restored over a period of thirty years.  Relax on the front...

Parker House Bed and Breakfast

Parker House B&B (photo: @parkerhousecinci)
0.63 Miles

Nestled in the green belt of Clifton Heights in Cincinnati, Ohio, the Parker House Bed and Breakfast is located just two blocks south of...

More Nearby Hotels

Places to Eat and Drink Nearby

Eli's BBQ

Eli's BBQ
0.00 Miles

The saying 'Necessity is the mother of invention' does hold some truth. Eli and Drew, partners in the restaurant, met roughly 10 years ago...

Dojo Gelato

Dojo Gelato
0.00 Miles

Dojo Gelato, in the Market House of Findlay Market, offers a dozen made-from-scratch flavors of the Italian-style ice cream, which is made...

Taste of Belgium

Taste of Belgium (photo: Wendy Pramik)
0.00 Miles

Sweet and savory Belgian waffles and crepes plus artisanal-roasted coffees.

More Nearby Restaurants

Things to Do Nearby

Findlay Market

Findlay Market (Photo: Liz Dufour)
0.03 Miles

Findlay Market is Ohio's oldest continuously operated public market and one of Cincinnati's most cherished institutions.

Cincinnati Food Tours: Cincinnati Streetcar Food Tour

Cincinnati Bell Connector
0.03 Miles

Tour features a mix of casual and upscale restaurants, bars, and specialty shops. Tour includes an introduction to the new Cincinnati Bell Connector (The Streetcar), at least four food samples, and one glass of beer or wine. 

Cincinnati Food Tours: Sweet Stroll through OTR

Cincinnati Food Tours
0.03 Miles

The Over-the-Rhine Sweet Stroll is for sugar lovers and includes stops at bakeries, pastry shops, and cafes in the neighborhood.

More Nearby Things to Do