Butler County New Developments
Butler County, Ohio is consistently evolving and expanding! New entertainment, dining, and accommodation options are always on the horizon. Take a look at just some of the new developments here.
BASS PRO SHOPS
Presently under construction, Bass Pro Shops is building a 123,000 square foot store and restaurant in West Chester. The new store is located directly off I-75 at the Union Centre exit.
A new food hall and entertainment venue located in Liberty Township. This new entertainment destination will have food stalls, an area for live music, a bar, and more. Opening in 2024.
JUNGLE JIM'S INTERNATIONAL MARKET EXPANSION
Jungle Jim's International Market in Fairfield is expanding the international section of the store. Construction is already underway and more details will be announced soon.
GREAT MIAMI RIVER RECREATIONAL TRAIL
The City of Middletown will begin construction on the 1.4-mile bike path from Middletown to Franklin. This is a significant and important bike path as it will connect with a multitude of national trails including Ohio’s Buckeye Trail, the national North Country Trail, U.S. Bike Route 50, and the Great American Rail Trail.
SPOOKY NOOK SPORTS CHAMPION MILL
The largest indoor sports complex in North America, Spooky Nook Champion Mill in Hamilton, Ohio is now open. The sports complex features:
- 14 hardwood courts
- 14 hard rolled rubber courts
- 100,000 sq. ft. of multi-purpose sport court
- Full multi-sport outdoor turf field
- 65,000 sq. ft. fitness center with indoor track
- Family entertainment with arcade
- On-site hotel and restaurants
THE PICKLE LODGE
Located in West Chester, The Pickle Lodge, is a 60,000 square foot pickleball facility including 17 indoor courts and an on-site restaurant, Two Cities Pizza. The first nine courts are open with an anticipated project completion of fall 2023.
IN THE GAME
Now open at Liberty Center in Liberty Township, In the Game is be a 17,000 square foot indoor entertainment center including virtual reality, an arcade, escape rooms, axe throwing, and a restaurant and bar.
VOICE OF AMERICA ATHLETIC COMPLEX
The Voice of America Athletic Complex is a premier athletic facility in Butler County. The complex boasts 25 multi-purpose athletic fields that can be utilized for soccer, lacrosse, archery, Ultimate Frisbee, cricket, and more. The field house is an exciting addition to the Voice of America Athletic Complex. The field house has a concessions area, a storage area for equipment, restrooms, and trainer’s rooms.
HARBIN PARK RENOVATIONS
A four-phase renovation project including a large pavilion, new restrooms, expanded play area, additional parking, and improved entrance.
MULLEN DAIRY & CREAMERY
An expanded dairy barn and a new retail shop is under construction at the Mullen Dairy & Creamery. More details about tours and ways to explore the dairy farm will be announced soon.
GARVER FAMILY FARM MARKET EXPANSION
Garver Family Farm Market is expanding their market area with additional produce, a wine tasting area, additional seating, added parking, and more.
SORG OPERA HOUSE
This historic and significant space is amidst a restoration of the 52,000 square foot theater. Enjoy a show and see the progress being made.
Visitors have a variety of hotels to call home during their stay. With the tremendous growth in Butler County these featured hotels are recently opened or coming soon!
Home2 Suites West Chester - Opening 2023. Conveniently located off I-75, the new Home2 Suites West Chester will have 112 guest rooms. Check back for further opening date information.
Hyatt House Cincinnati North - Opening soon. Find 136 well-appointed guest rooms at this hotel located in West Chester. Check back for further opening date information.
The Well House Hotel - Opening 2024. A Tapestry by Hilton property that will be located in downtown Hamilton. This boutique property will include 54 rooms and a high-end restaurant.
NEW AND COMING SOON DINING & BREWERIES
- Agave & Rye Hamilton
- AMP House Brewing
- Farmer's Collective Hamilton
- French Toast Heaven
- Frost on the Go
- Gravel Road Brewing Company
- Milk Jar Bridgewater Falls
- Primo Steakhouse
- Sawasdee Thai Cuisine
- Sonder Brewing