Posts tagged "Over the Rhine"

Cincy Shakes Presents: Dracula

October is the only month of the year that I try to be brave and watch scary stuff.  So it makes sense that I went to see Dracula at Cincy Shakes on Friday the 13th. The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company outdid themselves with this phenomenal production.  I was not expecting how dark and gruesome this production...

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream

We have been long time fans of The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, and have seen a number of their shows over the years.  We are over the moon with excitement for Cincy Shakes as they have moved into some new digs in Over the Rhine.  The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company will be celebrating the opening of the...
The Candle Lab OTR

The Candle Lab OTR

Do you love candles?  You need to visit the Candle Lab OTR. Do you love creating things?  You need to visit the Candle Lab OTR. Do you need a unique gift for someone special?  You need to visit the Candle Lab OTR. The Candle Lab OTR is a really cool shop where you can create...
Merry Brickmas in Over the Rhine

Merry Brickmas in Over the Rhine

Calling all LEGO fanatics!  You cannot miss Brickmas at Memorial Hall in Over the Rhine!  Brickmas is an epic LEGO display depicting everything from holiday scenes to Star Wars battles to giant castles and their realms.  The LEGO displays at the recently renovated Memorial Hall are larger than life and have so many incredible tiny...
A Franciscan Christmas in Over the Rhine

A Franciscan Christmas in Over the Rhine

There is a truly unique holiday experience to be had in Over the Rhine, and you don’t have to spend a dime.  A Franciscan Christmas takes place at St. Francis Seraph Church and the Christian Moerlein Event Center.  Both locations are locate within a block of each other and are impressive historical landmarks in Over...
Queen City Radio

Queen City Radio

What was once a filling station in the olden days is now a hip new bar in Over the Rhine.  My sister and I met after work one day to catch up at Queen City Radio and I immediately fell in love with the place.  Queen City Radio just opened it’s <garage> doors this month,...
Fun & Games at The Rook OTR

Fun & Games at The Rook OTR

Our family loves to play board games.  You might even say we are obsessed, so it only makes sense that we would love to hang out at place like The Rook OTR.  What a genius idea to have a bar that serves up board games alongside cocktails and shareable snacks!  The Rook OTR has 800 games...
Ché Argentinian Restaurant

Ché Argentinian Restaurant

Over the Rhine is bursting at the seams with restaurants these days, and there’s just about every different kind of cuisine you can think of.   One of my recent favorites is Ché Argentinian Restaurant on Walnut Street.  Ché is probably most well known for their unique empanadas and gourmet pizza pies.  If you go with friends...
16 Bit Bar + Arcade

16 Bit Bar + Arcade

If you want to find a plethora of old school arcade games under one roof you NEED to visit 16 Bit Bar + Arcade in Over the Rhine.  We went a few weeks ago for a date night and we were both impressed by how many games from our childhood there were there.  Michael of...
Christmas Saengerfest 2015

Christmas Saengerfest 2015

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, filled with many  wonderful traditions.  And as I’ve mentioned, one of our favorite traditions is attending the Christmas Saengerfest in Over the Rhine.  It was a truly magical evening, filled with music, smiles, and beer.  We heard beautiful voices singing, visited a live nativity, saw nativity sets...

Throwback Thursday :: Taft’s Ale House

I love to see beautiful old dilapidated buildings transformed and finding new beginnings.  St. Paul’s Church in Over the Rhine is a perfect example, it has been born again as a brewery, restaurant and bar….Taft’s Ale House and Nellie’s Tap Room.  We have yet to dine at Taft’s Ale House, but we did stop by...
The Eagle Food & Beer Hall

The Eagle Food & Beer Hall

Any time you talk about fried chicken in Cincinnati or Northern Kentucky someone is bound to mention The Eagle Food & Beer Hall in Over the Rhine.  The Eagle’s fried chicken truly is something to talk about.  It’s very tasty!  But it’s not just about the chicken at the Eagle…their sides and snacks are pretty...