Indoor entertainment ideas for those cold Fall and Winter days

Just because summer is over doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. Sure, the temperatures are dropping, and we might have to bundle up before leaving home, but there are still lots of fun and entertaining things to do near our Oakley apartments. Here are some awesome options for indoor entertainment near The Drexel at Oakley.


Cincinnati Art Museum

Less than 15 minutes from our apartments in Oakley is the Cincinnati Art Museum. Located in Eden Park, art enthusiasts will enjoy wandering through the halls of this gorgeous museum featuring nearly 70,000 works. Visitors will appreciate permanent exhibitions as well as traveling and temporary exhibitions as well. Current and upcoming exhibitions include American Painting: The Eighties Revisited and Simply Brilliant: Artist-Jewelers of the 1960s and 1970s. Learn more, purchase tickets, and see current events and displays on the Cincinnati Art Museum website.


Cinemark Oakley Station

Just 5 minutes from our Oakley apartments is Cinemark Oakley Station and XD. With giant screens, incredible sound, and super tasty treats like popcorn, burgers, and pizza, you and your family will love watching movies here. Plus? They even have beer and cocktails for the adults. Always showing the top blockbuster hits, you’ll never miss the next big film. Head over to the Cinemark Oakley Station and XD website to see showtimes, purchase tickets, and more.


Krohn Conservatory

Located in Eden Park, the Krohn Conservatory is an excellent destination for when you want to immerse yourself in nature, surrounded by beautiful indoor gardens. Containing more than 3,500 plant species from all over the world, visitors of all ages will be enthralled while wandering through the Bonsai Collection, Desert Garden, Orchid Display, and Tropical House. You’ll most definitely want to pay a visit to the conservatory every spring, too, when they release thousands of free-flying butterflies throughout the tropical landscape inside. Learn more about gardens, exhibits, and tickets on the Krohn Conservatory website.


Madison Bowl

When you need to be indoors because of the weather, what better place to be than Madison Bowl? This family-friendly establishment has bowling, a restaurant, and a bar—a little something for everyone. Book your lane, view pricing, and learn more on the Madison Bowl website.


Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati

In less than 15 minutes from our Oakley apartments, you’ll find yourself at a destination for all things “fun”—the Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati. Poker, slot machines, concerts, entertainment, bars, dining, and more—what more do you need to have a good time? Try your luck at one of the thousands of games on the casino floor, and when you’re hungry, you’ll find everything from fine dining to late-night grub. Be sure to check the event calendar for concerts and events like The Jacksons, Styx, Sunday Gamedays, and more. Buy tickets, view menus, and learn more on the Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati website.


There is plenty of indoor fun to be had this fall and winter near our apartments in Oakley. Swing by The Drexel at Oakley to see why people love calling us “home.”

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