September 16, 2021
The region’s premier home show is back again and ready to welcome you to Anderson Township. This year you’ll have the opportunity to tour fully decorated and landscaped homes priced over $1 million in a peaceful, East Side enclave.
Here’s everything you need to know to plan your fun-filled and inspiring visit to the show:
HOMEARAMA® 2021, which runs September 18-October 3, is the 58th single-site new home showcase produced by the Home Builders Association of Greater Cincinnati. Each year, the much-anticipated show attracts thousands of enthusiastic Cincinnatians. This show at Parkside Estates offers five custom luxury homes in a variety of architectural styles. You’ll see the fine craftsmanship of four local builders: Redknot Homes (two homes), Sterling Homes, Wieland Builders and Zicka Homes. The homes are priced at $1.3 million and up.
In addition to the custom luxury homes you expect to see at HOMEARAMA®, this year’s show will include a tiny house from Maverick Tiny Homes on site and open for tours. Animal lovers will also enjoy seeing four designer custom-built dog houses on display. The dog houses will be auctioned off during the show with proceeds going to Campbell County FURever Friends.
If you’ve ever attended HOMEARAMA®, you’ll know that house tours are just part of the fun. Each day there’s a special event to enjoy, so be sure to take a look at our events calendar before heading out to the show. While you’re at the show, check out the newest home products in the HomeZone Exhibit Tent near the show entrance. Inside you’ll find more than 15 vendors offering information about their services.
Worked up an appetite? Luckily, delicious food, beer and wine will be available daily at HOMEARAMA®. Belterra Park Cincinnati and LaRosa’s will both have food trucks on site. Cowboy Cones will feature ice cream, beverages and other concession items. A restroom trailer will also be available.
Be sure to commemorate your time at the show by posing for a selfie at our Instagram Station: Look for the larger-than-life hammer installation designed and built by University of Cincinnati student Andrew Holcroft. Share your photos on social media and connect with other attendees using hashtag #cincyhomearama2021.
Developed by Coldstream Area Development, LLC/Zicka Homes Inc., Parkside Estates boasts 48 half-acre lots surrounded by woods. The development is close to everything, yet offers tranquility and natural beauty. The Anderson Township location, within the Forest Hills School District, puts ample shopping and entertainment nearby including the Anderson Towne Center, Eastgate Mall, Jungle Jim's International Market. Parkside Estates offers easy access to I-275 and is just minutes from Coney Island Amusement Park, Riverbend Music Center, Belterra Park Cincinnati, Coldstream Country Club, The Banks in downtown Cincinnati, Newport on the Levee, OTR and much, much more.
Tickets are $19 each at the gate. Discount tickets are available online at www.cincyhomearama.com or on the Cincinnati HOMEARAMA® app for $18 each. A special TWO-DAY ticket will be available for $29 at the gate only. Children 12 and under are admitted for free if accompanied by an adult. No tickets sold or admittance to the show after 8:00 p.m. on show dates.
Show hours are Monday-Thursday, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday-Sunday, noon to 9 p.m.
The GPS address for the show is 8010 Parkside Lake Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45255.
From I-275 heading south, Take exit 65 to OH-125 Beechmont Avenue/Amelia. Turn right on OH-125, turn left on Eight Mile Road, turn right on Hopper Road, turn left onto Parkside Lake Drive and follow signs to HOMEARAMA® parking.
From I-275 heading north/east, Take Exit 72 to US-52 West/Kellogg Avenue. Turn right (East), continue on Kellogg Avenue, passing Belterra Park Cincinnati (Friday – Sunday remote parking/shuttle lot), and stay in right lane for US-52 East ramp toward New Richmond. Turn left onto Asbury Road, turn right onto Hopper Road, turn right onto Parkside Lake Drive and follow signs to HOMEARAMA® parking.
Please check the Riverbend Music Center schedule before heading to HOMEARAMA® if coming from I-275 heading north/east. If there is a concert, traffic will be very heavy prior to the concert and after the concert. We would also suggest that if there is a concert you take EITHER Exit 69 Five Mile Road, turn left onto Five Mile Road, turn right onto Old Five Mile (traffic signal), turn right onto Forest Road, turn right onto Asbury Road, turn left onto Hopper Road, turn right onto Parkside Lake Drive and follow the signs to HOMEARAMA® parking OR take Exit 71 for US-52 East toward New Richmond. Turn left onto Asbury Road, turn right onto Hopper Road, turn right onto Parkside Lake Drive and follow the signs to HOMEARAMA® parking (keeping in mind this exit can back up quickly, too, during a concert).
Riverbend concerts currently scheduled during HOMEARAMA® are Saturday, September 18, 7 p.m., Primus; Monday, September 20, 6 p.m., Megadeath; Tuesday, September 21, 7 p.m., Jonas Brothers; Thursday, September 23, 7:30 p.m., Thomas Rhett/Cole Swindell; Saturday, September 25, 8 p.m., NF Clouds Tour; Tuesday, September 28, 7:30 p.m., Dave Matthews; Thursday, September 30, 7:30 p.m., Florida Georgia Line.
There is no charge for parking as the ticket price includes on-site parking. On-site parking is located on grass lots with gravel drive lanes during the entire show. There are approximately 700 parking spaces on-site. The HOMEARAMA® on-site parking could fill up on weekends (Friday – Sunday) and you may be directed to park at Belterra Park Cincinnati if the lot is full. Parking and buses are available on Friday, Saturday and Sunday ONLY at Belterra (6301 Kellogg Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45230) which is 5 miles away, and a short 7-minute drive. Enjoy the casino before or after your visit to HOMEARAMA®. Take advantage of no walking, simply board an air-conditioned 30-passenger bus and get dropped off right at the gate. Limited parking is available at Belterra (approximately 200 paved spaces). The HOMEARAMA® entrance and parking area will be clearly marked by Belterra and that will be the only area available to HOMEARAMA® attendees. MASKS ARE RECOMMENDED ON THE BUSES FOR THOSE ATTENDEES WHO ARE VACCINATED. MASKS ARE REQUIRED ON THE BUSES FOR THOSE ATTENDEES WHO ARE NOT VACCINATED.
Please remember the HBA, Belterra Park Cincinnati, HOMEARAMA® or the developer are not responsible for valuables that are left in cars, muddy cars or muddy shoes. If it is raining, or if it has rained for a considerable amount of time, you can assume that the grass lots will be muddy on-site and you should plan accordingly.
No strollers, wagons or child backpacks with metal frames are permitted in the show homes. No pets are permitted within the show site, except for service animals (documentation is required for service animals). We suggest that you wear gym shoes or flat shoes to HOMEARAMA®. There is a considerable amount of walking at the show and there are steps in most of the homes.
Please be aware that the homes being shown in the HOMEARAMA® home show are not handicap accessible. The homes are privately owned, built for general marketing and resale purposes to the general public. Therefore, they are not required to be, nor can they be equipped for handicap accessibility. Only the handicap parking lot area, public restrooms and concessions are handicap accessible.
The Home Builders Association of Greater Cincinnati would like to encourage those who cannot attend HOMEARAMA® to visit the homes personally, to review them on our builders page or follow our blog for event photos.
We are taking extra precautions due to COVID-19 including sanitizing all public areas, restrooms and the concession areas hourly. We ask that all show attendees social distance 6 feet from others not in their household or group while at HOMEARAMA®, especially when touring the show homes and when in line for food or drinks. There will be hand sanitizing stations throughout the show. Face masks are RECOMMENDED, especially in the show homes. We ask that you please bring your own mask, if you do not have a mask we will have masks at the entrance to the show.
To do our part in preventing the spread of COVID-19 in our community and workplace, we are restricting access to HOMEARAMA® for anyone who may have recently been exposed to the virus. By entering HOMEARAMA® you are affirming and attesting that you have not in the last 14 days had any close contact with anyone who is either confirmed or suspected of being infected with COVID-19, including anyone who was experiencing or displaying any of the known symptoms of COVID-19. And, you do not currently experience or display, and you have not in the last 14 days experienced or displayed, any of the symptoms for COVID-19. If the answer is YES to any of the above statements, you would not be permitted to enter HOMEARAMA®. The Home Builders Association of Greater Cincinnati shall not be responsible for any loss due to illness, including hospitalization and even death, which occurs as a result of you contracting COVID-19, or any other illness. By entering into this HOMEARAMA® site you are accepting this risk of loss of your own choosing. If you do not wish to accept this risk, we ask that you do not enter the HOMEARAMA® show site.
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