October 17 – 20, 2024



Illuminated Stepping Stones

Sitting at the crossroads of innovative art and new technology, BLINK embodies the spirit of world-building, connecting artists who craft their own unique environments within the Cincinnati cityscape.

Free to All

BLINK® is the nation’s largest free public art event.

4 Days & Nights

The BLINK® experience is October 17-20, 2024 from 7-11pm.

35 City Blocks

BLINK® transforms 35+ Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky city blocks into an immersive art experience.


When and Where is BLINK?

BLINK® will take place October 17 -20, 2024. BLINK spans 30+ city blocks from Findlay Market in Cincinnati to Covington in Northern Kentucky.

What is BLINK?

BLINK® is the nation’s largest immersive event. This awe-inspiring free, public art event takes place over four nights in the urban core of Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky with large-scale projection mapping, media light, interactive light sculptures, murals, and more by local, national and international artists.

When and where is the Parade?

Starting at 7:30 pm on Thursday, October 13, the 2022 parade features a new route. Participants will light up 5th Street in downtown Cincinnati from Broadway Street to Elm Street, and will culminate in a Parade Finale taking place near 5th and Elm street.

Is each night the same?

With a few exceptions, each night will feature the same shows and art installations. The bands and live entertainment vary each night. You can view the live entertainment on the BLINK website.

Are tickets needed?

Other than the Architects of Air installation, tickets are not needed. BLINK is completely free and open to the public!

Are pets allowed?

Unfortunately, due to the large crowd and time of day, we encourage you to leave your furry friends at home.