Get your running and dancing shoes ready because it’s time for a Hyde Park Blast!

Hyde Park Blast is happening this Saturday Jun 30! The full day of activities includes a 4-mile run through Hyde Park (Erie Ave at Edwards Rd), kids’ runs, bike races, chariot races and a block party on the Square!

Registration and packet pick-up is at 6:30 a.m. near the corner of Erie and Edwards, look for the yellow flags. At 7:30 a.m. the 4-mile run/walk begins. The Kids Fun Run will begin at 9 a.m. Cycling Races will begin at 12 p.m.

The Block Party begins at 4 p.m. and will feature live music from DV8! Enjoy craft beer from Braxton Brewery and 50 West. Food from some of Cincinnati’s favorite eateries like Dewey’s, Pit to Plate BBQ, Best Thing Smokin’ and more will also be available! Spend some time having fun with friends while cheering on the cyclists!

Chariot Races will begin at 7 p.m. and the Pro 1/2/3 Mens Cycling Race will commence at 8:30 p.m.

For more information and register for ANY of the races, please visit

Don’t miss this fun-filled day in Hyde Park! It’ll be a Hyde Park Blast!

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics.