Live It Up Downtown presented by Downtown Cincinnati Inc. and the Downtown Residents Council, with support from Horseshoe Casino and 4EG, celebrates the vibrant downtown residential community on Saturday, September 15, 2012 from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. on Fountain Square at Fifth and Vine streets in downtown Cincinnati.
The FREE event features realtors and property managers providing information on available apartments and condominiums; booths highlighting downtown amenities, and live music and entertainment for all ages. Meet members of the Downtown Residents Council and find out why they love to live downtown.
The following locations (and more to be announced) will be among the rental and for sale properties open for viewing from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.:
• The American Building at 30 E. Central Parkway
• Lofts on Fountain Square at 417 Vine Street
• The McAlpin at 15 W. Fourth Street
• The Glass House at 512 Reading Road
• 18 East Fourth at 18 E. Fourth Street
• Park Place at Lytle at 400 Pike Street
• Current at the Banks at 121 E. Freedom Way (open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
• Stop by the Rental Community Booth to schedule a private tour of downtown’s most desired rental properties.
A map and program will be distributed at the event to make it easy to navigate to each participating property.
Entertainment Schedule / Food
Fountain Square Stage Entertainment Schedule:
3:00 p.m. Family fun with the Wump Mucket Puppets
3:00 p.m. Meet mascots from Cincinnati Bengals, Reds and Cyclones
4:00 p.m. Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra String Quartet (subject to change)
5:00 p.m. Family fun with the Wump Mucket Puppets
5:30 p.m. Groovy Moves with Cincinnati Flow Arts & Drum Circle Tribe
6:00 p.m. Swing with the CCM Jazz Ensemble
7:00 p.m. Groovy Moves with Cincinnati Flow Arts & Drum Circle Tribe
7:30 p.m. Hip Hop Beats with Abiyah & Friends
8:00 p.m. Drag Hostess Penny Tration Celebrates Downtown Living
8:30 p.m. Acoustic sounds featuring The Hiders
9:30 p.m. Best of Indie Rock with Tonefarmer
Food, wine, beer and soft drinks will be available for purchase including grilled meats donated by Avril- Bleh & Sons Meat Market with grills provided by Sean Donovan. The following food trucks will be parked at Fountain Square: EAT!, Streetpops, Taco Azul and C’est Cheese.
Small Businesses / Arts & Cultural Organizations:
Representatives from a wide array of the small businesses and arts / cultural organizations that make downtown a unique and fun neighborhood will staff booths from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. and provide free information and some samples:
4EG/Keystone Bar & Grill
4th & Plum Lofts
5th Street Gallery
Block By Block/Ambassadors
Christ Church Cathederal
Cincinnati Museum Center
Cincinnati Police Department
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Cincinnati Union Bethel
Citizens on Patrol/VIP
City Dermatology and Laser (Dr. Lana Long)
Covenant First Presbyterian
Downtown Cincinnati Inc.
Downtown Residents Council
Dr. Ted Hoskin
Dr. Walter E. Gay, DDS
Fountain Square Cosmetic Dental Group
Green Bean Delivery
Hoxworth Blood Center
JBM Elite Personal Training
Jim Moll Properties
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
One Lytle Place
Over the Rhine Community Council
Pendleton Community Council
Plum Street Pet Clinic
Public Library of Hamilton County
Reserve at 4th and Race
St. Peter in Chains
St. Xavier Church
Sycamore Place/East 8 Lofts
Taste of Belgium
The Gym at Carew Tower
Union Baptist Church
For more information about Live It Up Downtown, visit www.downtowncincinnati.com or call (513) 421-4440.
About Downtown Cincinnati Inc.
Downtown Cincinnati Inc. (DCI) is a private, non-profit service organization with a mission to build a dynamic metropolitan center valued as the heart of the region. For more information, call (513)421-4440 or visit www.downtowncincinnati.com.
About the Downtown Residents Council
The Downtown Residents Council was founded in 1985 to promote the central business district as an exciting place to live, work and play, as well as to give residents an opportunity to exchange experiences. For more information, visit www.ilivedowntown.com