Here's a great opportunity for you and your family!
Join the district staff on an overnight adventure in Cincinnati.
- Friday evening Dinner Cruise on B&B Riverboats
- One night's stay in a local hotel
- Full day at the Cincinnati Zoo, including a catered picnic
The cost to your family is $50/person (maximum amount per family is $150). That's a bargain!
Spaces are limited, so reserve your spot early!
- Hotel check in begins at 3:00 p.m.on Friday - Please tell the clerk that you are with the Shawnee Valley group (your name will be listed). You will need a credit card, but there will not be any charge for the room - only additional fees that you might incur).
- Address: Quality Inn & Suites, Downtown Cincinnati. Phone: 513-241-8660, Address: 800 West 8th Street, Cincinnati, OH 45203
- BB Riverboats - River Queen, Campbell Deck
- Boarding begins at 6:30 p.m., Sails at 7:30 p.m., Docks around 10:00 p.m.
- Address: Newport Landing, 101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41070 (around 3 miles, 10 minutes from the hotel)
- Hotel Checkout is 11:00 a.m. - check out at your leisure
- Continental Breakfast will be available
- If weather permits, pool will be open
- Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens opens at 10:00 a.m. and closes at 6:00 p.m. (the Zoo is ~15 minutes from the hotel)
- Address: 3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45220
- Tickets and parking pass will be given to you Friday evening - arrive at your leisure
- Catered Picnic will be 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Whiting Safari Camp Picnic Area
Attend Friday Evening Cruise Only (not overnight stay)
- Single $40
- Couple $75
- Family 3+ $115
Attend Zoo and Picnic Only
- Single $10
- Couple $20
- Family 3+ $30
We're looking forward to spending time with you!