Are you a sports fan? If so this is the place to be. You are 15 minutes from Paul Brown Stadium, home of the Cincinnati Bengals, Great American Ball Park, home of the Cincinnati Reds, US Bank Arena, home of the Cincinnati Cyclones, plus Freedom Park, home of the Florence Freedom. Do you prefer college sports? We have, in the local area, some of the best featuring University of Cincinnati Bearcats, recognized both in basketball and football, Xavier University basketball, Northern Kentucky basketball and Thomas More College basketball and football.
Maybe it's music that is your thing. We have nearby the US Bank Arena with a full year long schedule of music events, Riverbend Music Center for a full spectrum of music at an outdoor venue, Taft Theater, Aronoff Theater, Music Hall, plus many small clubs featuring various types of music to suit your tastes.
Local Attractions in Ft. Mitchell, KY
The local area offers much more than sports and music. On the riverfront in front of the professional sports stadiums is the Smale Riverfront Park, a wandering park along the river that will satisfy the desires of the most discerning visitor with numerous water features, a carousel, climbing toys for kids and the young at heart, and many grassy areas for a touch football game or a picnic overlooking the boats on the river. Other area venues include the Cincinnati Zoo, Newport Aquarium, Krohn Conservatory, and Turfway and Belterra Park (live horse racing). Local parks include Mitchell's Park, Devou Park, Lincoln Ridge Frisbee Golf Course Flagship Park, Doe Run Lake Park, and Pioneer Park. Also nearby is the 27 hole Kenton County Golf Course and the 18 hole Devou Park golf course.
- Crestview Hills Town Center Mall
- Florence's Mall Road (Florence Mall, 4 other shopping centers and Costco)
- Houston Rd (Sam's Club, Walmart, Dick's Sporting Goods, Target, Meijers, Kohls, etc)
- Home Depot, LA Fitness, Field and Stream, and Remke Market are all within walking distance
- River Ridge elementary
- Turkeyfoot Middle
- Dixie Heights High
- Covington Catholic High
- Notre Dame Academy (private girls school)
- Thomas More College
- Northern Kentucky University
- Iniversity of Cincinnati
- Xavier University
- Fidelity Investments
- Greater Cincinnati International Airport
- Bosch Automotive Steering
- Levi Straus
- Internal Revenue Service
- General Electric