23 September 2008

Cornhole at 5th and Walnut, downtown

This PARK[ing] spot lasted maybe an hour during rush hour yesterday morning, before it had to be packed up. Just a hop and a skip south of Fountain Square, this was definitely the most audacious location. Thank you, John and Alicia, for putting on the show!

22 September 2008

Lemonade/Advice Stand in Front of Park+Vine, Over-the-Rhine

Dan and some volunteers set up a charming stand offering free lemonade and advice across the street from Park+Vine, on Vine St. in Over-the-Rhine. Thanks, guys!

21 September 2008

Green Space in Front of City Roots, Over-the-Rhine

Lisa of City Roots, an urban garden store, set up a lovely little green space in front of her shop on Vine St. in Over-the-Rhine, for Cincinnati Park[ing] Day 2008. Thanks, Lisa!

20 September 2008

Outdoor Patio in Front of Coffee Emporium, Over-the-Rhine

Coffee Emporium on Central Parkway in Over-the-Rhine celebrated Cincinnati Park[ing] Day by extending its outdoor seating area into the parking space in front of its coffee shop. It was clearly much appreciated!

18 September 2008

Cincinnati PARK[ing] Day Locations

PARK[ing] Day is Friday, 19 Sep. This list of all participating Cincinnati-area locations will be updated continuously, so please keep checking back. If your PARK[ing] spot is missing from this list, contact us at cincinnatiparkingday [at] gmail [dot] com with your details. All addresses and times are approximate:


Coffee Emporium
110 Central Parkway
between Walnut and Clay
all day

1109 Vine St.
between Central and 12th
all day

City Roots
1133 Vine St.
between Central and 12th
all day

16 East 12th St.
between Vine and Jackson
all day

impromptu cornhole
Vine St.
between Central and 12th
all afternoon

Iris Book Cafe
1331 Main St.
between Woodward and 14th
all day

Classical Glass
1333 Main St.
between Woodward and 14th

Cincinnati Enquirer: Parking Spots Will Morph into Parks

Check out this Cincinnati Enquirer article on tomorrow's PARK[ing] Day event: Parking Spots Will Morph into Parks.

06 September 2008

Cincinnati PARK[ing] Day Needs You!

The organizers of Cincinnati PARK[ing] Day [Dan of Park+Vine and Maya and Michael of VisuaLingual] are coordinating all the logistics and details to make this year's event a success! If you're interested in getting involved on any level, please let us know ASAP by emailing us at cincinnatiparkingday [at] gmail [dot] com. Whether you've got ideas for your own PARK[ing] space, want to collaborate with others on a PARK[ing] space, want to assist with set-up or break-down, or just want to help by visiting and hanging out in the PARK[ing] spaces throughout the day on Friday, 19 Sep 08, we'd love to hear from you!