Halloween Costume Contest This Friday on Fountain Square

Posted on October 28, 2014 by jrudemiller

CINCINNATI (Tuesday, October 28, 2014) – Join us this Friday, October 31st, for the return of Fountain Square’s eighth annual Halloween Costume Contest! At noon, make your way downtown dressed in your wackiest, most creative ensemble for a chance to take home one of the top prizes. This year’s panel of celebrity judges includes Alex Kesman of the Know Theater; Abbi Howson of the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company; and Angela Powell Walker of the Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati.

Please note that this competition is free and open to children, adults, and groups. Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

•   Best Individual Costume: $100 gift card to Palomino Restaurant & Bar. Must be 18 or older to enter.

•   Best Team or Group Costume: Free lunch at Palomino Restaurant & Bar for 15 coworkers (maximum $375/$25 per person). Must have a minimum of five participants to enter.

•   Best Youth Costume: Gift card to King Arthur’s Court Toys. Must be age 17 or younger to enter.

Prizes will also be presented to those sporting the funniest, scariest, and most creative costumes. Special thanks to our sponsors, Cappel’s, Airheads, the New 94.9, and Palomino Restaurant & Bar. Visit www.MyFountainSquare.com to register for the competition or to add this event to your smartphone calendar.


Strauss Troy Market
Today, October 28- 11:00am to 2:00pm
It’s the final market of the season! Join us on the Square for one last chance to grab some lunch, a bag of fresh produce, or a tasty dessert before heading back to the office. Special thanks to our sponsors, Strauss Troy and the Cincinnati Business Courier. Visit www.MyFountainSquare.com to add this event to your smartphone calendar.
Rocktober Happy Hour
Friday, October 31 – 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Final night! This Friday, join us for an after work happy hour featuring live music from The Sundresses and The KillTones. Full bar service and drink specials available. Special thanks to our sponsors, U.S. Bank and Q102. Visit www.MyFountainSquare.com to add this event to your smartphone calendar.
Next Week: Ice Rink Construction
Watch your step! Construction on the U.S. Bank Ice Rink begins next week. Please bear with us as we work diligently to prepare for the upcoming winter season.