Follow your favorite Ball Team the Cubbies to Cincinnati for a weekend against their rivals in red, the Cincinnati Reds. See three games at Great American Ballpark from the comfort of lower deck seating. There will even be time for a visit to the incredible Ark Encounter, a guided Gangster Tour and a river cruise.
Day 1 Depart Home and Game One
Depart for Cincinnati this morning. Check into your hotel where a welcome dinner awaits. Then, head to Great American Ball Park and your reserved seats for game one of your three game stand. (Dinner)
Day 2 Gangster Tour and Narrated Lunch Cruise
Begin today with a narrated tour with a local guide to discover the area’s Gangster history. Explore the streets where the mob made their millions and gamblers lost their lives. You will learn how Newport gave birth to the modern day gaming industry. Then enjoy and narrated lunch cruise along the Ohio River aboard a BB Riverboats paddle wheeler. You’ll also visit the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum with its extensive collection of baseball memorabilia dating from the club’s formation in 1869. Then settle in for game two at Great American, praised for its innovative features and breathtaking views. (Breakfast and lunch)
Day 3 Noah’s Ark Encounter
Today is spent at the impressive Ark Encounter. This massive, full-size, all wood replica of Noah’s Ark presents a number of historic events centered on this one-of-a-kind historically themed attraction. Spanning 510 feet long, 85 feet wide and 51 feet high, it is designed to be family oriented, historically authentic and is the largest timber frame structure in the country. Then, return to the ballpark for the final game and dinner at the park. (Breakfast and dinner)
Day 4 Travel Home
After breakfast, travel home from your Cubs and Reds trip.