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NORTHERN KENTUCKY CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU

Region Covington, Kentucky - Northern Kentucky River Region
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The area known as Northern Kentucky is located at the northernmost tip of Kentucky directly across the Ohio River from downtown Cincinnati.  The wide variety of entertainment options available to visitors make the Northern Kentucky & Greater Cincinnati area a must-see destination when traveling to Kentucky.  Area attractions include the Cincinnati Reds, Newport on the Levee Entertainment Complex, Kings Island Amusement Park, world-famous Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, the first authentic Hofbrauhaus ever in the U.S., Museum Center @ Union Terminal,  the 1,000,000 gallon Newport Aquarium, Music Hall, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, the Contemporary Arts Center, Creation Museum, Broadway's best touring shows, Funny Bone Comedy Club, live music & concerts,  Turfway Park thoroughbred horse racing, the Kentucky Speedway, Coney Island featuring the world's largest recirculating pool and numerous award-winning live theatre venues and playhouses  -- plus much, much more.  

World class dining options are plentiful here -- you'll find a high concentration of fine dining, chef-owned restaurants as well as respected national chains including McCormick & Schmick, The Chart House, the Cheesecake Factory,  Morton's and others.  Enjoy delicious local specialties including Graeter's Ice Cream, Montgomery Inn Ribs, Cincinnati style chili 3-ways, Izzy's Delicatessen, local microbrews and more.

Enjoy unparalleled shopping at Tiffany's, Sak's Fifth Avenue, historic boutique shopping districts including Bellevue, Mainstrasse, Hyde Park and O'Bryanville.  Check out IKEA, Nordstrom, Crate & Barrel as well as inspired art & craft galleries,  antique & flea markets and the popular outlet centers in Dry Ridge and Monroe. 

For complete information on the entire Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati area, including a wide assortment of luxury and family-friendly hotels and Bed & Breakfasts, please visit us at www.nkycvb.com 

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