Fountain Square http://wvxu.org en World Cup viewing party today on Fountain Square http://wvxu.org/post/world-cup-viewing-party-today-fountain-square <p>The World Cup is in full swing in Brazil. The United States plays its first match Monday against Ghana.</p><p>Development group<a href="http://myfountainsquare.com/event/world-cup-watch/2014-06-16/" target="_blank"> 3CDC and the Cincinnati Saints are hosting a watch party on Fountain Square</a>. Brittney Carden says 3CDC is seeing growing interest in the sport.</p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 08:28:00 +0000 Tana Weingartner 27914 at http://wvxu.org World Cup viewing party today on Fountain Square Fountain Square named an official World Cup viewing location http://wvxu.org/post/fountain-square-named-official-world-cup-viewing-location <p>Fountain Square will be an official viewing location for this summer's <a href="http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/" target="_blank">World Cup</a>. The announcement means all three of the USA's first round games will be broadcast live on the big screen during the month-long soccer tournament being held in Brazil from June 12 - July 13.</p><p><strong>Watch Party Dates:</strong></p><p>Monday June 16 vs Ghana 6:00 p.m. Match Kickoff</p><p>Sunday &nbsp;June 22 vs Portugal 6:00 p.m. Match Kickoff</p><p>Thursday June 26 vs Germany 12:00 p.m. Match Kickoff</p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 14:28:48 +0000 Tana Weingartner 26077 at http://wvxu.org Fountain Square named an official World Cup viewing location Another Scorching MidPoint Indie Summer http://wvxu.org/post/another-scorching-midpoint-indie-summer <p>The <strong><a href="http://myfountainsquare.com/event/midpoint-indie-summer-4/" target="_blank">2014 MidPoint Indie Summer</a></strong> lineup has been announced. &nbsp;The free, outdoor concert series organized by <a href="http://www.3cdc.org/" target="_blank"><strong>3CDC</strong>&nbsp;</a>and sponsored by the <strong><a href="http://www.mpmf.com/" target="_blank">MidPoint Music Festival</a></strong> takes place Friday nights <strong>May 30 through August 29 on Fountain Square</strong> and features many of the bands that make the local music scene great.</p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:54:01 +0000 Jim Nolan 25553 at http://wvxu.org Another Scorching MidPoint Indie Summer 3CDC Project Updates http://wvxu.org/post/3cdc-project-updates <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Cincinnati Center City Development Corporation, or <a href="http://www.3cdc.org" target="_blank">3CDC</a>, was founded in 2003 to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of development activities in the city. Since then, 3CDC has managed the renovation of Fountain Square, Over-the Rhine’s Gateway Quarter, Washington Park, and dozens of other projects. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 21813 at http://wvxu.org 3CDC Project Updates Holiday tree coming to Fountain Square tomorrow http://wvxu.org/post/holiday-tree-coming-fountain-square-tomorrow <p>The Macy’s Holiday Tree installation, delayed a week due to a snapped trunk in the original tree, is planned for this Saturday, November 16.&nbsp;&nbsp; The new 55-foot Norway Spruce will adorn Fountain Square, on the corner of Fifth and Vine, through early January.</p><p>The tree is traveling about 220 miles from Rittman, Ohio and is set to arrive by 6 a.m. Initial tree installation will run from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. and decoration is expected to be complete by Wednesday of the following week.</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 12:42:54 +0000 Emily Wendler 19709 at http://wvxu.org Holiday tree coming to Fountain Square tomorrow