Newport on the Levee

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Newport on the Levee
Newport on the Levee as viewed from street level.
Coordinates39°05′41″N 84°29′47″W / 39.0947°N 84.4964°W / 39.0947; -84.4964Coordinates: 39°05′41″N 84°29′47″W / 39.0947°N 84.4964°W / 39.0947; -84.4964
Address1 Levee Way Newport, Cincinnati 41071
Opening date2001
DeveloperSteiner & Associates
OwnerThe Price Group
ArchitectGBBN Architects
No. of floors4
Parking2,000 spaces

Newport on the Levee is a premier dining and attraction destination located on Third Street in Newport, Kentucky. It is located adjacent to the Purple People Bridge along the Ohio River and boasts some of the best views of downtown Cincinnati and the Ohio River. The Levee is only one block away from the East Row Historic District and the Monmouth Street Historic District. It is named after the levee that it rests on.

Newport on the Levee is one the greatest assets in the Northern Kentucky community. The Levee, as the locals call it, features annual community events like Live at the Levee, Light up the Levee, the Levee Wine Walk, Salute to Service 5K and many more. Some of the featured retail and attractions are Barnes & Noble Booksellers 20-screen AMC Theatres megaplex, DartRush Nerf Arena, Garra Fish Spa, and much more. The main attraction at the Levee is the Newport Aquarium.

Newport on the Levee stands on the site of the former Posey Flats apartments.

In 2017, AMC Newport on the Levee 20 Theater is undergoing a bold revitalization to provide guests with the best moviegoing amenities available anywhere. This multi-million theater upgrade and AMC’s lease extension through 2032 are sure signs of Newport on the Levee’s importance as an entertainment hub.


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