Smale Riverfront Park opens to the public

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - On Friday, hundreds of people came to the riverfront to celebrate the grand opening of the Smale Riverfront Park.

The John G. and Phyllis W. Smale Riverfront Park opened with style, bringing music, dancing and fireworks to the area. Many people who attended the event said that the opening of this park was a long time coming.

The park was constructed with a $20 million donation from the Smale family, and is located on the Ohio riverfront downtown, behind the Moerlein Lager House.

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