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Great Parks of Hamilton County

Our Mission is to preserve and protect natural resources and to provide outdoor recreation and education in order to enhance the quality of life for present and future generations.


Summer Concerts in the Park

Catch free concerts all summer long.

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Keeping Your Canine Friends Cool in Summer

Before your next walk, make sure you're keeping your dog safe in warm weather.

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We Want to Hear From You

Are Great Parks important to you and your family? We want to hear from you!

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Movies in the Park

Head out for an evening of free, family films.

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Naturally Fit

Kick your exercise routine up a notch!

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Get Your Annual Motor Vehicle Permit

A valid Motor Vehicle Permit is required to enter the parks. Cost for residents of Hamilton County: $10 annual/$5 daily; other visitors: $16 annual/$8 daily. Otto Armleder Memorial Park & Recreation Complex and Fernbank Park are cooperative ventures with the City of Cincinnati; therefore, a Motor Vehicle Permit is not required.

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