News from Downtown - 11.04.21
Possibly the most notable event to launch the holiday season in Downtown Cincinnati, the UC Health Ice Rink, presented by Fifth Third Bank, is now open on Fountain Square. Along with ice skating, the bumper cars will be returning, which were a popular addition to the ice rink during last year’s programming. The Macy’s Holiday Tree, presented by ProLink Staffing, will also be arriving on Saturday with a grand opening and tree-trimming party, happening from 8 a.m. to noon. Activities include a free skating and bumper car session starting at 8 a.m., followed by an ornament-making event led by artist Abby Palen. Reservations for ice skating and bumper car sessions are required and can be made here. This holiday season, visitors can warm up at the Fountain Square Bar, featuring heaters and hot beverages, open 7 days a week.
After sustaining significant damage to its dining room and closing for several months, Rosie’s Cocktails & Pies is back in operation. Located at the corner of Seventh and Sycamore streets, Rosie’s is known for its East Coast-style tomato pies, as well as traditional pizza options, subs and pasta dishes. Welcome this Downtown Cincinnati merchant back to the neighborhood and order some delicious comfort food that’s perfect for a chilly, fall evening. Stop in to Rosie’s on Wednesday & Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday & Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Don’t miss a great deal on tickets to the Cincinnati Ballet this weekend. In celebration of Artistic Director Victoria Morgan’s 25th anniversary season, the Ballet is offering buy one, get one free tickets to every performance of King Arthur’s Camelot, happening Nov. 5-7 at Music Hall. To purchase tickets, click here.
Stop by the 22nd Annual Crab Carnival at Washington Platform now through November 13. The restaurant will be offering a wide variety of food perfect for seafood-lovers, including Alaskan king crab legs, Dungeness crab, as well as crab-themed soups and “crabbatizers.” To view the full menu, click here.