On Monday, March 31st, 2014, Antonelli College - Cincinnati Campus took part in the festivities at Local 12’s “Rally on the Square” in Downtown Cincinnati. The Red’s Opening Day Parade made its way through the city and past Fountain Square. The Square was packed with baseball fans dressed in red. The Antonelli booth hosted a free photo shoot with a baseball themed backdrop. Kids young and old were able to get their pictures taken. Images were later uploaded to a website for free download. Over 800 pictures were taken, and as of Tuesday, April 1st, there were over 10,000 hits on the website.
Photography students and Hospitality students were able to participate and interact with the crowd during the festivities. There was a lot of excitement and with the beautiful weather, everyone was excited to kick off the baseball season.