A fitness center, gym, swimming pools, and ball fields are available for community use at the Madisonville Recreation Center on Stewart Avenue. The Madisonville branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and the Madisonville Senior Center are hubs in the community. Bramble Park has a basketball court, picnic areas and baseball/softball fields. Several festivals along Madison Road are hosted in the heart of downtown Madisonville throughout the year.
The Little Duck Creek Trail and Nature Preserve in Madisonville spans for one mile from Plainville Road to Bramble Avenue. This trail is currently being further developed and expanded. The Madisonville Community Urban Redevelopment Corporation (MCURC), Cincinnati Park Board, as well as community volunteers including Eagle Boy Scouts, local water conservationists and landscape companies are working together to widen and improve the trail along its 35+ available acres. Plans are in place to extend the trail to the Murray Bike Trail.
Artsville is located on Whetsel Avenue and is a non-profit organization that promotes community art programs.