The Magical Cincinnati Christmas Tree That Comes Alive With A Million Colorful Lights

The holiday season is a blast in Cincinnati, especially with all of the festive events happening downtown. The hub of our city is bustling quite a bit these days, from The Banks to OTR and everywhere in between, so it makes sense that the holidays are extra special in downtown Cincinnati. The main event of the year takes place on Fountain Square with the massive Christmas tree that comes alive with a million colorful lights. This tree, and all of the fun to be had around it, is a great reason to head downtown this winter.

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Light Up the Square and the beautiful tree are both great reasons to visit downtown Cincinnati in the upcoming weeks. Add even more magic to your holidays and check it out! Is this event a tradition for your family? What other annual events do you love this time of year? Let us know in the comments!

For more information on this festive event and everything else happening on Fountain Square this season, visit its website here.

And for even more ideas of ways to enjoy the Square, check out our previous article here.