Welcome to the Brewery District in historic Over-the-Rhine. We are residents, business owners, and developers dedicated to making the Brewery District THE place to Live, Work, and Play.

Christian Morlein BreweryDubbed “Over-the-Rhine” by German immigrants, the Brewery District was the center of Cincinnati’s rich beer brewing history. At one time the city’s social and economic heart, years of economic decline followed, preserving Over-the-Rhine and its stunning architecture. Today, the large number of Romanesque brewery and industrial structures sits amid the largest collection of Italianate architecture anywhere, befitting one of the most uniqClyffside Breweryue urban neighborhoods in the country. In addition to the blocks of historic buildings that comprise Over-the-Rhine, the Brewery District also contains the beloved Findlay Market, which is the state's oldest farmers market.

The Brewery District continues to work to repopulate our neighborhood with visitors, residents, and businesses. We do this with heritage tourism, including festivals like BOCKFEST, the OTR BIERGARTEN, and BREWERY TOURS. We do this with redevelopment guided by our MASTER PLANNING INITIATIVES. Our key initiative, the CINCINNATI BREWING HERITAGE TRAIL, will be a world class urban heritage trail celebrating and sharing our grand brewing traditions with the world. New residential and retail development in the neighborhood, along with the coming streetcar, is poised to make the Brewery District THE premier urban neighborhood in the city.

Join us as we continue to “brew success in our community”!

Upcoming Events

Every Saturday & Sunday
OTR Biergarten at Findlay Market
Historic Brewery and Saloon Tours

September 10, 2014 5:30PM
Monthly Meeting
Globe Building, 1801 Elm Street

September 11, 2014 2:00P
Safety Sector Meeting
OTR Chamber of Commerce, 111 East 13th Street

September 12, 2013 7:00P
Beer Baron Ball
Horseshoe Casino Ballroom

September 17, 2013 5:30P
Safety Sector Meeting
Corp for Findlay Market, 19 West Elder Street

September 20-21, 2014
Oktoberfest Brewery Tours
Prohibition Resistance: The Marzen Tour

September 29, 2014 6:00PM
OTR Community Council

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