Rio, schmio. The Summer Olympics are coming to Cincy! Cincinnati Parks is hosting its very own 2016 Games — just for kids!
Pick up your 2016 Park Games Card from one of the locations listed below and begin your quest for gold. Collect 5 Stickers to complete your card to win. Go to each park during open hours or participate in a Cincinnati Parks program to collect the stickers.
1230 Elm Street • Cincinnati, OH 45202
Watch Washington Park’s Facebook page for events
Carol Ann’s Carousel
8 East Mehring Way • Cincinnati, OH 45202
Reds’ Opening Day to Labor Day 11am – 7pm (Closed Mondays)
Explore Nature! Bettman Center
4 Beech Lane • Cincinnati, OH 45208
Open Monday to Friday from 9am – 2pm (Closed Weekends)
1501 Eden Park Drive • Cincinnati, OH 45202
Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am – 5 pm (Closed Mondays)
Smale Riverfront Park, Sawyer Point, Friendship Park
Watch Smale Riverfront Park’s Facebook for Event Locations
Begin your quest for gold on July 19 (that’s today!) at the Kids Spotlight event at Washington Park from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. to get your first sticker. Look for the Cincinnati Parks banner and participate in your favorite summer activity and show your athletic talent.
(Be sure to bookmark Cincinnati Parks Facebook page to learn how to get your hands on other community engagement stickers! From now until August 5 there will be special ‘pop – up’ locations where you can collect this sticker! Starting August 5 – August 20, the Parks team will be out at a new location each day playing games and handing out Community Engagement stickers!)
Related: Honey Bees in the Summer Breeze
The closing ceremonies will take place August 21, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Krohn Conservatory. There will be awards, music, food, crafts and more! For more information and official rules, head over to Cincinnati Parks.
So get out there, have fun and go for gold!