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May 29, 2024

Bockfest is in a new location this year and promises fun for all.

Bockfest Little Links pageant 2020; Photo by Teri Sanders

Bockfest Returns in New Location

Bockfest is bringing back all of the fun this year!

Celebrate the 30th Bockfest March 4 – 6 smack dab in the heart of the Historic Brewery District. This year, enjoy all of the fun festivities at a new location: Findlay Playground, 1811 Vine Street.

Admission to enjoy bock beer, music and entertainment at all of the official venues is FREE!

Expect an array of popular  traditions for everyone including:

  • Parade – Friday, March 4, 6 p.m., begins at Arnold’s Bar & Grill, 210 East Eighth Street.
  • Opening Hours (A full schedule of events and official venues will be posted soon).  March 4, 6 p.m.; March 5, 11 a.m.; and March 6, 12 p.m.; 1811 Vine Street.
  • 5K – Saturday, March 5, 10 a.m., starts from Bockfest Hall, 1811 Vine Street. Register now at
  • Brewery District Tours and Historical Programming – March 5 & 6
  • Sausage Queen Crowning –  Saturday, March 5, 9:30 p.m.,  1811 Vine Street.

The new location will give lots of room for family fun outdoor activities and more! Learn more and keep a lookout for sales for all ticketed events and packages.



About the Author

Amanda Hayward

Amanda Hayward is editor of this publication. She is from Cincinnati, Ohio, and a mom of three with one on the way. If she's not writing for Cincinnati Family, you'll find her running, juggling kids, teaching group fitness classes and cooking up healthy recipes.