Views and Brews is a bus tour of hidden gems in the Cincinnati Parks system.

Spend a spring evening enjoying beautiful park views and sipping tasty craft brews while benefiting Cincinnati Parks Foundation. Participation in the Emerging Leaders' Views and Brews provides essential support towards our mission to conserve, enhance, and activate our community's shared greenspaces. 

Join us for this year’s Views & Brews Bus Tour!

Join us for the 2024 Views & Brews bus tour and support this year’s fundraising mission of our Emerging Leaders, which includes raising funds for the revitalization of the Sawyer Point outdoor skating rink.   Enjoy an evening of craft brews and stunning views at a few of Cincinnati Park’s hidden gems!

Friday, May 17 | 6-10pm

Views & Brews Bus tour departs from Smale Riverfront Park, Schmidlapp Lawn, 115 Joe Nuxall Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

2024 Emerging Leaders Committee:

Chairs: Brian Bartish • Catherine Lentz

Sammy Ali • Dan Arendt • Katie Arendt • Katie Ausdenmoore • Maggie Bieger • Ryan Carlson •  Emma Chaney • Noah Day • Caroline Evelo • Erin Joy Garcia• Emily Headley • Alyssa Johnston • Corey Lehan • Liz Mason •  Danny McKelvey • Mary Katherine McGuire • Alexia Otchere • Ebony Pratt • Liz Rains • Elaine Schomaker • Marianne Taylor • Emily Thobe • Eli Wells • Milton Woody

Emerging Leader on the Views and Brews bus tour
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Thank you to our sponsors


$1,000 Sponsors

Everything Outdoors
Messer Construction

$500 Sponsors

Dillman Landscape
Direct Sportslink
Lentz Family
Chris & Michelle Lehan
Rains Family

2024 Views & Brews Itinerary

Departs from Smale Riverfront Park, Schmidlapp Lawn, 115 Nuxall Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 

Garage parking at Central Riverfront Parking, 124 Mehring Way East

6 pm – We'll start the evening Smale Riverfront Park, Schmidlapp Lawn with brews from Moerlein Lager House

7:15 pm – Hop on the bus for our second stop at Alms Park

8:30 pm – Back on the bus for the third and final stop of the evening – Krohn Conservatory in Eden Park. 

10 pm – Buses will return guests to our first stop at Smale Riverfront Park, Schmidlapp Lawn

Please note: Guests are responsible for their own transportation home following the event. Drink responsibly.  Take an Uber.  Assign a designated driver.

FAQ’s for Views & Brews

Are there physical tickets for this event?

Physical tickets are for the birds! When you purchase your ticket, your name is placed on a list, and we’ll check you in upon registration. 

What do I wear?

What do you like to wear? Wear that! We suggest dressing comfortably and for the weather.

Do I need to bring anything?

Please bring your ID! This is a 21+ event only, and we WILL be checking. Additionally, try to pack light and don’t bring a purse or bag. Upon check-in, we will give you a bag filled with some fun goodies and essentials, and we promise there will be room for your phone and other items.

Where do I park?

If you are driving, we suggest garage parking at Central Riverfront Parking: 124 Mehring Way East. This is the lot under Moerlein Lager House. 

Questions? Please contact Lindsay Wilhelm.

Cartoon school bus


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Thank you to our 2023 Views & Brews Sponsors

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