3CDC kicks off the spring event season on Monday, April 5 with the return of programming at Fountain Square and Washington Park every day of the week. Programming includes live music, movies, workout series, and more! Events will take a modified format and will have COVID19 procedures in place including mask wearing for patrons and staff, socially distanced tables for dining and drinking, lawn circles for workouts, and enhanced cleaning procedures.
A full liquor license allows 3CDC to offer beer, wine, and liquor at both Fountain Square and Washington Park. Fountain Square’s bar will open Monday-Saturday. The Porch presented by PPG Paints is open at Washington Park 7 days a week.
See below for the full schedule of April events at both spaces. Visit www.washingtonpark.org and www.myfountainsquare.com for detailed information and lineups for each series or subscribe to 3CDC’s weekly newsletters to stay on top of all free events.
Washington Park Events
The Porch presented by PPG Paints
Monday-Sunday, Hours Vary, Washington Park
The Porch presented by PPG Paints is open this spring 7 days a week! Washington Park’s Porch lies directly north of the dog park and offers bar service including craft beer, wine, hard seltzer, liquor, and Coke products. ‘Like’ The Porch on Facebook and find information on operating hours, Porch events, and drink specials.
Monday, 7-9p, Washington Park
Grab your friends and head to the Porch for beer specials, gift card prizes, and plenty of fast-paced trivia. This event is free and open to all ages.
Workout on the Green
Tuesday & Wednesday, 5:30p-7:30p, Washington Park
No contracts. No excuses. Just FREE fitness in Washington Park. All classes are led by licensed, trained instructors. Visit our webpage for weekly lineups. Thanks to our sponsor Melanoma KNOW More.
Pop Up Concerts
Thursday 6-8p, and Sunday 6-9p
Join us for pop up performances in the Park from some of your favorite local musicians on Thursdays from 6-8p and Sundays from 6-9p! Grab a socially distanced seat at the Porch presented by PPG Paints and enjoy a cold beer, wine, or hard seltzer and enjoy the music. This event is free and open to all ages.
Fountain Square Events
All events at Fountain Square are made possible with the support of Fifth Third Bank.
Fountain Square Bar
Monday – Saturday, Hours Vary, Fountain Square
Fountain Square’s bar is open in the evening Monday-Saturday. We serve Coca-Cola products, Bud Light, Budweiser, Michelob Ultra, Modelo, Heineken, Taft’s, Little Kings, White Claw, Bud Light Seltzer and a variety of wines by brands like Yes Way Rose.
Strauss Troy Market
Monday-Wednesday, 11a-1:30p, Fountain Square
This event is taking a modified format from its usual farmer’s market style setup until further notice. Enjoy lunch on the Square from a local food trucks or shop, Monday through Wednesday. Lineup rotates daily, visit our website for the latest schedule. Thanks to our sponsor Strauss Troy.
Not Your Average Paint and Sip Class
Monday, 5:30-7p, Fountain Square
Join us on the Square for ‘Not Your Average Paint and Sip Class! Classes will be held Mondays in April with painting kicking off at 6p. Tickets are $25 and pre-registration is highly recommended. We will be using a follow along style as we paint a different Cincinnati landmark on 12″ x 12″ canvasses. Your ticket comes with a drink voucher and includes all materials needed. Attend all four and make yourself an awesome set to hang.
Flower Arrangements with Daisy Jane’s
Tuesday, 6:30-7:30p, Fountain Square
Spring has sprung! Create your own take home mason jar floral arrangement with Daisy Jane’s Flower Truck. Tickets are $45, register at this link.
Wednesday, 6-8p, Fountain Square
Join us for Wine Wednesdays with 1215 Wine Bar and Via Vite! Enjoy live music and Spring-themed wine selections curated by our friends at 1215 Wine Bar and Coffee Lab. Your $20 ticket includes two 3 ounce glasses of wine and Via Vite’s selected appetizer. Pre-purchase and save! Weekly offerings outlined in Eventbrite link.
Fountain Square Eats with Taft Law
Thursday & Friday, 11a-1:30p, Fountain Square
This event is taking a smaller format than our typical food truck food court in previous years until further notice. Enjoy lunch on the Square from a local food truck or shop, Thursday and Friday. Lineup rotates daily, visit our website for the latest schedule. Thank you to our sponsors Chick-Fil-A and Taft Law.
Cult Movie Classics
Thursday, 6-8p, Fountain Square
Movie night is back at the Square! Grab your chair and join us for cult classics on the brand new and improved Fifth Third LED Board. Movies include Clue, Labyrinth, and Princess Bride. We invite patrons to pick up take out from a favorite downtown restaurant and grab a drink from our concessions. Our bar will be selling beer, wine, hard seltzer, Coca-Cola products and more. This event is free and open to all ages.
Spring Music Series
Friday & Saturday, 6-9p, Fountain Square
Enjoy performances from local musicians and a drink from our socially distanced tables. Fountain Square’s bar will be open serving Coca-Cola products, Bud Light, Platform Brewing, Michelob Ultra, Modelo, Heineken, Taft’s, Little Kings, Twisted Tea, White Claw, Bud Light Seltzer and a variety of wine by brands like Yes Way Rose. This event is free and open to all ages.