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Bon Voyage Tour Concerts | JUL 29 & 30


Thank you for purchasing tickets to the CSO at our “home away from home,” the Taft Theatre! We’re excited that you are joining us in our temporary downtown venue while Music Hall is undergoing renovation. Below you will find helpful information about your concert experience.

TRAFFIC ALERT

Please be aware of the following downtown traffic:

• Cincy Soul: 5th Street is closed from Vine to Walnut (6am Saturday to 11:30 pm Sunday)
• Cincinnati Music Festival is happening at Paul Brown Stadium causing more cars on the highway
• Festival 513 Closures: Freedom Way — closed between Elm Street and Rosa Parks Street. Race Street — closed south of Second Street (Access will be maintained to the Radius parking garage)

DIRECTIONS & PARKING

Click here for convenient directions and parking recommendations. We recommend the Queen City Square Garage, just one block south of the Taft Theatre. Entrances can be found on 4th (one-way west), 3rd (one-way west), Broadway (two ways), and Sycamore (one-way south) Streets. You can also find parking in the large parking garages between Broadway and Sycamore Streets at 6th and 7th Streets. Garage entrances are on 6th Street (one-way west) and 7th Street (one-way east).  Daytime parking rates for these garages start at $7.

RECOMMENDED ARRIVAL TIME
The Taft Theatre opens at 7:00 PM on JUL 29 and 6:00 PM on JUL 30. The concerts begin at 8:00 PM on JUL 29 and 7:00 PM on JUL 30. We recommend arriving at least 45 minutes prior to the concert, especially if you are picking up tickets from will call. Any latecomers will wait in the lobby until an appropriate seating break in the concert.

FIRST TIME AT THE TAFT THEATRE?
Allow us to introduce you to this historic theater in downtown Cincinnati! Click here for helpful information about this special venue. 
Looking for a place to grab a bite to eat or have a drink near the Taft? Check our list of recommendations here.

You will also find a selection of beverages and light snacks at the lobby bars. Please note that these are cash only. An ATM is located on-site. 

THE CINCINNATI BELL CONNECTOR
Cincinnati’s downtown streetcar, The Cincinnati Bell Connector, is open! Stop #2 (4th and Main) and Stop #3 (6th and Main) are both close to the Taft Theatre. For a map of the streetcar route click here

COMING SOON! 
Single tickets for our 2017-18 season back in the renovated Music Hall go on sale August 8!