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Cincinnati Reds Opening Day 2015: Celebrations and events

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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Opening Day for the Reds has become a holiday of sorts in Cincinnati. But what if you don't have tickets? Here are some spots outside the ball park to celebrate the Reds returning to GABP.  

Arnold's Bar

There will be a marking the bottom of 1 out of every 5 random beer cups. If you get one of the marked cups you win autographed baseball cards and game used Memorabilia from Pete Rose, Joey Votto, Ken Griffey Jr and others.

Details: Begins at 9 a.m.

Location: 210 East 8th Street

Moerlein Lager House

Festival tent on the lawn with music by DJ ETrayn. $100 Moerlein Lager House gift cards will be raffled off and special host, pitching legend, Tom Browning.

Details: Begins at 10 a.m.

Location: 115 Joe Nuxhall Way

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/964821853537076/


Opening Day Block Party at the Banks

Live broadcasts from WEBN and Fox Sports Ohio and live bands

Details: Begins at 11 a.m.

Location: Joe Nuxhall Way and Freedom Way in front of Great American Ballpark

Website: http://www.thebankscincy.com/playing/events.aspx#event475

Washington Park

Beverage sales, fun games and live music from local rock band, Glory Days. The Findlay Market Opening Day Parade will pass by Washington Park on Elm Street—directly in front of Music Hall as it makes its way through the city.

Details: Begins at 11 a.m.

Location: 1230 Elm Street

Website: Washingtonpark.org

Lachey's Bar

Domestic can specials before the game and happy hour specials during. Raffle prizes will be given away at the beginning of each inning. D.J. Spnning will provide the music before the game.

Details: Begins at 11 a.m.

Location: 56 East 12th Street

Website: Lacheys.com

Toby Keith's I Love this Bar & Grill

Whiskey Tango will be performing before first pitch. After the game, the Jacob Martin Band will be playing.

Location: 145 2nd Street East

Website: countrybaroh.com

Igby's

Igby's 3rd annual Opening Day party will have swag, giveaways and a chance to win two Reds tickets to future games.  Patrons can enjoy Tito's Vodka and Red Bull specials, a ballpark menu featuing grilled metts and burgers and sounds by their resident DJ from 1 p.m. till 4 p.m.  Of course you can catch the game.

Details: Noon

Location: 122 E 6th St. 

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/898992090146781/

Rhinegeist

The Rhinegeist tap room will open at 10 a.m. and will have the game project on the big screen.  They will have 6-packs of Hustle available for the celebration.

Details: 10 a.m.

Location: 1910 Elm Street

Holy Grail

Located 100 yards from home plate at Great American Ball Park, a sea of red will flood Holy Grail at The Banks on Opening Day. Watch the game on any of the 31 HD televisions. 700 WLW will broadcast live beginning at 9 a.m. through the start of the game.

Details: 9 a.m. to 2:30 a.m. Monday. No cover. 161 Joe Nuxhall Way, The Banks.

In Between Tavern

This local tavern and grill is always a fun spot before, during and after a Reds game, which is located directly across from Great American Ball Park.

Details: 307 Sycamore St., Downtown. (513) 621-7009

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