Traditions, New and Old, Planned for Bockfest 2013

Bockfest Trojan Goat

“Bockfest is coming!” This shrill yell of excitement has been echoing throughout Cincinnati’s seven hills and Over-the-Rhine’s secret alleyways with a growing intensity for weeks. Now, the time for bock beer, monks, and goats is nearly upon us… The 21st annual Bockfest (March 1-3) officially kicks off with the Bockfest Parade at 6pm Friday, March 1, starting

The Discovery and Preservation of the Schaller Brothers’ Main Street Brewery Tunnels

Schaller Brothers Brewery (4)

Discovery of Schaller Brothers’ Main Street Brewery tunnels challenges Cincinnati’s preservation community.

OTR Brewery District Master Plan: "A Strategy for Repopulating Our Neighborhood"

Over-the-Rhine Brewery District Master Plan (1)

With (hazy) memories of Bockfest fresh in our memory, now is a good time to take a serious look the OTR Brewery District‘s future. Thankfully, the Brewery District Community Urban Redevelopment Corp. (BDCURC) has taken an important step toward that end by creating the 2011 Brewery District Master Plan. The plan was professionally prepared by glaserworks, a

Moerlein Lager House Grand Opening

Moerlein Lager House Cincinnati (8)

Today marks a milestone in Cincinnati’s history: the opening of the Moerlein Lager House! Situated between Great American Ballpark and Paul Brown Stadium, downtown and the mighty Ohio, The Banks and Smale Riverfront Park, the Moerlein Lager House is positioned to become the newest jewel in the Queen City’s crown.  The story makes it shine

World Premiere of First Music Video Filmed Under the OTR Brewery District

The Upset Victory underground in Over-the-Rhine, credit: LW Photographics

Actions-Behind the Scenes from Danielle Driehaus on Vimeo. “Cincinnati is so full of character; we wanted to draw on local resources and make use of as many amazing locations as possible” says Spencer van der Zee, bassist for The Upset Victory. “Our band is proud to call Cincinnati home.” For their second music video, “Actions,”

The Upset Victory "Actions" Music Video Shoot Under OTR

The Upset Victory underground in Over-the-Rhine, credit: LW Photographics

A band took to the underground in the Over-the-Rhine Brewery District yesterday to film part of an upcoming music video and JnicePHOTO and LW Photographics wer there to capture a few pics. The Upset Victory is currently producing the video for their song “Actions”. Check them out on facebook, on twitter @theupsetvictory, youtube, and myspace. Special thanks