Sports & Recreation

Root for your new favorite hometown team

Tailgating in Greater Cincinnati is practically a sport unto itself.

Pull up a cooler and grab a hot dog while cheering on any of our four professional sports teams — including, of course, baseball’s first-ever pro team, our beloved Cincinnati Reds.

Cincinnati Bengals
Cincinnati Cyclones
Cincinnati Reds
FC Cincinnati

If you have a need for speed, the Kentucky Speedway brings car enthusiasts together, while Derby Day at Turfway Park is a must-do for anyone who enjoys thoroughbred racing. Meanwhile, the Western and Southern Open hosts some of the world’s top tennis talent for a nine-day tournament every August.

For college sports fans, our winning colleges and university teams offer a wide variety of reasons to stand up and cheer.

Miami University
Northern Kentucky University
University ofCincinnati
Xavier University

And don't forget: Greater Cincinnati fans are just a short drive from The Ohio State University and University of Kentucky for even more fierce Midwest competition at the college level.