Your Guide to Exciting Casino Entertainment in Cincinnati, OH

Enjoy Entertainment, Games, & Events at Hard Rock Casino

There’s always something happening at Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati. With so many things to see and do in the Queen City, we lead the charge on excitement and set the bar high for local live events. Whether you’re looking for a creative date night or a vibrant place to enjoy a drink and some slots on a solo night out, we offer diverse entertainment options. Below, we’ve provided a friendly guide to our fun and exhilarating casino entertainment in Cincinnati, OH. Fantastic music, games, and events are always on the agenda at Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati. Come see us soon for unforgettable entertainment!

The Best Rock ‘N’ Roll Memorabilia at Our Hard Rock Cafe

Catch regional favorites and acts from all over the country every Friday and Saturday night at our signature Hard Rock Cafe. Seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis, so be sure to plan accordingly. Snack on classic eats and admire the best rock ‘n’ roll memorabilia in the area while you enjoy the show. If the promise of one of the juiciest burgers in town doesn’t whet your appetite, we have plenty of other on-site dining options, including Brick’d Pizza, YOUYU, Council Oak Steaks & Seafood, and Starbucks.

Are You Ready to Rock at Our Cincinnati Event Center?

Experience all the best live entertainment in the heart of downtown Cincinnati. Music lovers come to the Hard Rock Cincinnati Event Center for the purest acoustics and unobstructed sightlines. Whether you prefer pop, rock, comedy, or country, our Cincinnati event center is primed to host all your favorite music and entertainment acts. From Paul Anka to Dwight Yoakam, all of the industry’s hottest musicians get booked at our one-of-a-kind event center. Patrons must be 21 and over to attend all shows. Check our events calendar to see who will be gracing our fabulous venue stage next!

The Thrills Never Stop With Our Casino Entertainment & Games

Often voted the best local casino, Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati boasts 100,000 square feet of thrilling ways to win via slots, table games, live poker, and more. With over 1,600 slots and 100 live tabletop games, the fun never stops with so many casino entertainment and gaming options at your fingertips. Thanks to our Casino Credit, patrons don’t have to worry about carrying large amounts of cash. We also make it easy to redeem points for prizes with our free Hard Rock Wild Card Rewards Program. Join now!

Restaurants, Bars, & Lounges to Suit Every Taste & Budget

We hope you come hungry for great entertainment and refreshments when you visit Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati. Besides restaurants, we also have several on-site bars and lounges for lively conversation and even more spirited libations. Watch the next big game and enjoy a cocktail or ice-cold beer at the Hard Rock Cafe Bar or the Hard Rock Center Bar. If you’re looking for something a little swankier, spend your next happy hour at the Council Oak Bar or Hard Rock Cafe Terrace with its amazing views of downtown. Elite Wild Card members can also pass the time in our VIP Plum Lounge, featuring a full bar, complimentary food options, and private table games. Get treated like a rock star in our many fine establishments.

Why Choose Us for Your Next Night Out on the Town?

From the Great American Ball Park to the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, there’s no shortage of entertainment options in the downtown Cincy area. However, Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati is a favorite venue among locals and tourists looking for various entertainment, games, and events year-round. There’s never a dull moment with so many regional and national acts taking to our stages. Catch up with old friends or colleagues or make new acquaintances in our stylish, vibrant entertainment venue.

Contact Us to Learn More About Entertainment Casino Events

Party like a rock star at one of Ohio’s hottest entertainment casino event destinations. Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati is your go-to for memorable gaming, dining, live music, entertainment, games, and more. We guarantee you won’t want to miss a thing on our robust casino entertainment calendar. Please contact us with any questions concerning any of our upcoming Cincinnati events. Your happiness is our priority!

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Hard Rock Cafe

Catch regional favorites and acts from all over the country every Friday and Saturday night at our Hard Rock Cafe. Seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis so be sure to plan accordingly so you snack on classic eats from Hard Rock Cafe while you enjoy the show!
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Event Center

Experience all the live entertainment in the heart of Downtown Cincinnati! Enjoy the show for unobstructed sight-lines, and pure acoustics for all the sounds! The Hard Rock Cincinnati Event Center is primed to host all your favorite music acts!
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Immerse yourself in Hard Rock's Candy Shop


Buy your tickets to experience a limited time event, Hard Rock Cincinnati's Candy Shop! Here you will be able to interact with life-size props, take pictures with your friends, and indulge in drinks cultivated specifically for Hard Rock's Candy Shop!

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