The Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky region has much to offer for the sports-minded guest. On a professional level, the Cincinnati Reds Baseball Stadium, the Bengals Football Stadium and the US Bank Arena (where the Cincinnati Cyclones play their games) are less than 3 miles from Weller Haus Bed, Breakfast & Event Center. On a college level, University of Cincinnati, Xavier University and Northern Kentucky University are within a 7 mile radius. Other noteworthy sporting events include the Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon, Kentucky Speedway, Turfway, and Beltarra/River Down Horse Racing. Below are some of the sports venues in the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky region in alphabetical order:
BB&T Arena – Sports arena on the campus of Northern Kentucky University that also hosts musical and performing acts throughout the year.
Cincy Red Bike – A network of over two dozen bike stations placed throughout Northern Kentucky, downtown Cincinnati, and Over the Rhine; provides low-cost urban mobility throughout the cities.
Cincinnati Bengals – Professional American football franchise located at Paul Brown Stadium in downtown Cincinnati.
Cincinnati Cyclones – Professional hockey team located in US Bank Arena on the Ohio River; member of the East Coast Hockey League.
Cincinnati Reds – Professional National Baseball franchise located at Cincinnati Riverfront Stadium in downtown Cincinnati.
College Sports – Northern Kentucky University, Thomas Moore College, University of Cincinnati, and Xavier University are all within an easy 15 minute drive or less.
FC Cincinnati – Professional soccer has finally arrived in Cincinnati and is being played in Nippert Stadium at the University of Cincinnati.