A vibrant downtown riverfront mixes with the industry, economics, arts and culture as a focus for the region. The area includes hundreds of opportunities for fun, including museums, parks, symphony, and world-renowned zoo. You’ll find professional sports teams including baseball, football, soccer, tennis, horse and car racing, with strong allegiances to high school and college teams as well. 15 colleges and universities educate students from around the world. Midwesterners love festivals and Cincinnati does too, from Oktoberfest, Maifest, to the granddaddy festival, Riverfest.