Sports & Leisure
Avid sports fans can look forward to year-round excitement with professional and collegiate sports action. The Tri-State area is home to the oldest professional major league baseball team, an independent league professional baseball team, a NFL football team, a professional ECHL hockey team, the Kentucky Speedway, horseracing,Tennis Masters Series, LPGA and Senior PGA golf tours, a variety of college sports and so much more.
Cincinnati Bengals - Hear "The Jungle" roar with excitement when you visit Paul Brown Stadium to catch NFL action.
Cincinnati Reds - Great American Ball Park is home to the first professional MLB team.
Cincinnati Cyclones - Enjoy professional ECHL hockey at US Bank Arena.
Florence Freedom - one of only twelve independent Frontier League baseball teams in the county.
Miami University Hamilton
Northern Kentucky University
Ohio State University
University of Cincinnati
The University of Notre Dame
University of Southern Indiana
Kentucky Speedway - delivers a dose of NASCAR speed and adrenaline while hosting a Nationwide and Sprint Cup race in addition to their diverse racing schedule.
Florence Speedway - 1/2 mile dirt track with a regular racing program for Late Models, Modifieds, Pure Stocks, and Hornets.
Lawrenceburg Speedway - 3/8th mile dirt track operating since 1950 attracting thousands of patrons each week April through October.
Tri-State Dragway - IHRA sanctioned drag strip
Edgewater - 1/4 mile NHRA Drag Strip. Meets are held on Fridays and Saturdays, and on some Sundays.
www.Cincinnati.com/Golf - A terrific resource for the golf enthusiast.
www.CincinnatiGolf.com - An informational website devoted to the area's popular warm weather sport.
The Running Spot - The premiere website for the area's runners.
Flying Pig Marathon - Third largest first time marathon in the country. The marathon is traditionally held the first weekend of May and offers a weekend of fun activities for the entire family.
Green Acres Canoe & Kayak Rental
Little Miami Canoe Rental
Morgan's Outdoor Adventures
Scenic River Canoe Excursions
Whitewater Canoe Rental
Horseshoe Casino - Cincinnati, OH
Hollywood Casino - Lawrenceburg, IN
Belterra Casino Resort & Spa - Florence, IN
Rising Star Casino & Resort - Rising Sun, IN
River Downs Race Track - Cincinnati, OH
Turfway Park - Florence, KY
Lebanon Racedway - Lebanon, OH
Hunting & Fishing Licensing
Residents and non-residents are required to purchase the appropriate licenses to hunt and fish on public land and waters. Children under 16 years of age can fish without a license, although a youth hunting license is required for those under 18. For details, contact:
Division of Wildlife
Residents and non-residents are required to purchase the appropriate licenses to hunt and fish on public land and waters. Children under 16 years of age can fish without a license, although junior hunting licenses are required for those under 16. For details, contact:
Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources
Indiana requires you carry a license with applicable state and federal stamps and HIP number while hunting or fishing. To fish in public lakes, streams, rivers or tributaries in the state of Indiana or its boundary waters, you must have a valid fishing license. For details, contact:
Indiana Division of Fish & Wildlife