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Cincinnati Has Been Included in United Bid to Host the 2026 FIFA World Cup™

2018-03-16 :: Cincinnati has been included as an official Candidate Host City in the United Bid of Canada, Mexico, and the United States to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup™. The United Bid announced its list of 23 Candidate Host Cities that will be included in the Bid Book on Thursday.     More >

Cincinnati USA CVB Honors Former CEO Lincoln, Casts Vision for Destination Leadership at 2018 Annual Meeting

2018-03-06 :: The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) held its 2018 Annual Meeting today at the Duke Energy Convention Center. Attracting nearly 500 members of the regional hospitality industry, business professionals, and civic and government leaders, the event celebrated the legacy of recently retired President and CEO Dan Lincoln and highlighted strong convention bookings and travel and tourism economic impact results from the past year.   More >

Cincinnati USA CVB books nearly two-month bowling event

2018-02-21 :: The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau has booked a more than 70-day event due in large part to the city’s storied bowling past. The United States Bowling Congress recently announced that Cincinnati will host the 2024 Women’s Championships at the iconic Western Bowl Strike and Spare.   More >

Cincinnati USA CVB Washington Staffer Up for National Award

2018-02-15 :: Mary Beth Baluta, regional director of sales for Washington D.C. for the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau, has been nominated for the “Supplier of the Year” award by the Professional Conventions Management Association (PCMA). PCMA is the world’s largest network of business events strategists, and its Professional Excellence Awards are considered among the most prestigious in the meeting planning industry.   More >

Cincinnati named among "Best in the U.S." by international travel authority Lonely Planet

2018-02-06 :: The Cincinnati region has earned national recognition as an important travel destination once again. Today, Cincinnati was one of 10 U.S. destinations included in the “2018 Best in the U.S.” campaign by Lonely Planet, the number one travel guidebook brand in the world. Cincinnati ranks No. 5 on the list, just weeks after earning a top spot in the New York Times’ “Best Places to Go in 2018” and American Express Essentials’ “2018 Trend Destination Hot List.”    More >


Heartbeat of Middle America
March 9, 2018 :: SMART MEETINGS MAGAZINE - Now experiencing a vigorous live music renewal, Cincinnati was an early music capital and  a hotbed for artists who wanted their music heard around the country. Today, the city is a hotbed for the meetings industry,  More >
The 7 Best Affordable Restaurants in Downtown Cincinnati
March 9, 2018 :: TRAVELMAG - Those who miss Cincinnati’s budding, vibrant food scene are missing out. In a town where chefs come to get started, and then end up staying just because they love the region so much, there’s an endless amount of culinary treats to be had.
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Cincinnati: Midwestern Modern
March 8, 2018 :: GLOBAL TRAVELER - A change is occurring on the edge of the Midwest, right where Ohio gives way to the northern border of Kentucky and the eastern border of Indiana. The city of Cincinnati, the third-largest in the state and a regional destination for decades, is undergoing a renaissance, with revitalization making way for new business, a new millennial workforce and, in turn, new travelers.
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Choose Cincinnati as your Next Destination for…Anything
March 7, 2018 :: REWARD EXPERT - Organizations do not have to spend a fortune to hold a first-class convention or major gathering. Nor do they need to head to major cities like New York, Los Angeles or San Francisco. Cities like Cincinnati, Ohio provide companies with choice and convenience.
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Blink Cincinnati: Taking Art to the Streets
February 23, 2018 :: HOW MAGAZINE - For four nights this past October, Cincinnati’s central neighborhoods were transformed into museum galleries and playgrounds, and about a million visitors went on essentially the city’s largest art crawl.
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Podcasts provide new platform for local artists and activists
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Updates to the Green Cincinnati Plan Seek Out Inclusive Input from Residents
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The Cincinnati Project Receives Grant from the Greater Cincinnati Foundation
2018-03-13 :: More >
In Photos: People's Liberty 2017 Haile Fellows pass the torch to usher in 2018 recipients
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Smart Cincy Summit focuses on the Internet of Transportation
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