2012 Bockfest Tours

Bockfest kicks off with its signature parade that starts in front of Arnold’s Bar and Grill downtown at 5:30pm, Friday, March 2. On Saturday and Sunday, several tours of unique Over-the-Rhine locations are being offered. Historic Churches of Over-the-Rhine Buy tickets here, $20 Tour begins at Bockfest Hall, 1619 Moore Street Saturday, March 3 – … Continue reading

OTRview V: Queen City Underground and Newport Gangster Tours

Today, we proudly bring to you an OTRview with Jerome Gels, founder of American Legacy Tours which operates the Queen City Underground Tour, Newport Gangster Tour, Cincinnati Civil War Tour, The Queen City is Haunted Tour, Newport is Haunted, and others. Jerry’s personal history is intertwined with the history of OTR and the city. Professionally, … Continue reading

Queen City Underground Tour on Groupon!

The Queen City Underground Tour is the featured deal on Groupon through Sunday. Click HERE to purchase tickets and learn more about these cool tours. You can buy tickets for a friend as a gift by clicking HERE. This is the same popular tour operation that will be setting up a permanent home in the Gateway Quarter … Continue reading

The Fate of 1314 Vine Street and Mercer Commons

Yesterday, OTR-resident and blogger CityKin wrote a post about 1314 Vine Street titled “Does this building stay or go“. The post and its comments are an informative read and a good introduction to the subject of this post. The Current Mercer Commons Plan The time is now to discuss the fate of 1314 Vine Street … Continue reading

Become a heritage tour guide in OTR and Newport!

Next Sunday from 3-5pm, the tour company behind these popular tours: Queen City Underground, Newport Gangster, Cincinnati Civil War, Queen City is Haunted, and more are having the first set of interviews for tour guides. They are looking to hire 6 people for either Newport or Cincinnati. They are looking for the following characteristics great public … Continue reading