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Thursday, June 28


The Creatures of Rose Lake

Rose Lake, Old Man's Cave, SR-664 Logan; 740-385-6841; 1:00 p.m. FREE

Join the naturalist at the Rose Lake dam to explore around Rose Lake in search of who might use Rose Lake as their home.


Sit and Knit at Homegrown on Main
44 East Main Street, Logan; 740-974-6365; 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. FREE

Meet people in your community who have a common interest and have fun sharing your favorite craft.

Joining a knitting group is one of the best things you can do for yourself as a knitter. If you're new to knitting, it's a great way to pick up new tricks and always have someone at the ready to help you through difficult parts of patterns or explain a new-to-you technique.


Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour
Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 5 to 8 p.m.
Making it halfway through the week is reason enough to celebrate! Stop by after work for $4 glasses of our estate-grown and produced wines. Enjoy our delicious appetizers at half price. Local Craft Beer is also available on tap.



12684 College Prospect Dr, Logan;; 740-385-6033; 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Join us every Thursday night for our Bike Nights, FREE LIVE music, Food Trucks, door prizes, 50/50s and much more! Great Beer, Great food and Great Music! This Thursday is Peter Conrad & Lynettes BBQ


Friday, June 29


Conkle's Creep

Parking area of Conkle's Hollow, St. Rt. 374 & Big Pine Rd, Rockbridge; 740-385-6841; 9:00 a.m. FREE

Conkle's Hollow state nature preserve is one of the most unique locations in the Hocking Hills. Join the naturalist in the parking area for a short hike to find out why.


Naturalist cabin at Old Man's Cave, St Rt 664-S, Logan; 740-385-6841; 1:00 p.m. FREE
Meet the Naturalist at the naturalist cabin to learn more about these winged beauties!


Hike at Boch Hollow
2000 Beach Camp Road, Logan; 740-380-8918; 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. FREE
Join us on a 3-mile hike exploring portions of the Buckeye Trail at Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve. During the program we will examine life in the forests, meadows, and ponds along the trail. Near the pond we will look for butterflies as well as plants beginning to bloom. The trail is strenuous, please wear appropriate footwear and bring plenty of water. All ages welcome. Meet at the North trailhead at Boch Hollow, 2000 Beach Camp Rd


Brewery 33 - FRIDAY & SATURDAY
12684 College Prospect Dr, Logan;; 740-385-6033; 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Serving handcrafted beers of German heritage and Appalachian style in a friendly atmosphere, and brewed right here in the Hocking Hills.  Come enjoy a pint while listening to Randy Gleeson Friday, and Saturday R&R Accoustic is live with food on both days from the Wood Fired Pizza truck.


Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery - FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

Hocking Hills Winery; 30402 Freeman Rd; Logan; 740-385-7117; 6 to 9 p.m.

Enjoy the sweet sounds of music with the great taste of wine at Hocking Hills Winery. Order an appetizer, or bring your own food while you listen to Kim Kredel (Elvis & Covers) Friday, and The Van Dykes playing classic rock from the 50s to the 80s on Saturday.


Sugar Grove Stars & Stripes Festival FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
Berne Union Local Schools, 506 N. Main Street, Sugar Grove; See Facebook; 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Stars and Stripes in Sugar Grove is 2 days of Good Ole Fashioned fun at the Berne Union School Facilities. Rides and carnival games, huge car show, food vendors, pie baking contest, indoor craft show and more. Ending on Saturday night with BOOM IN THE GROVE, Fairfield County's first Fireworks display of the summer. All profit from this fundraiser (after fireworks, entertainment, stage, equipment and supplies are paid for) goes to support music education at Berne Union Schools. PARKING: $5 Thank you for parking in our lots!


Music in the Park

Gazebo, Main Street, Logan; From 7:00 p.m.

Enjoy a mixture of music from country, bluegrass, classic rock and western swing in downtown Logan at the corner of Market and Main Streets during those summer months every Friday evening.

Concerts generally proceed rain or shine except in the event of dangerous conditions.  Food and beverages are available in the park courtesy of the Hocking Hills Inspire Shelter volunteers - by donation - or bring your own picnic basket! Alcohol and smoking prohibited.


This week Crossroads Band will be playing classic rock hits from the 50's through to the 80's.


Concerts are free but depend on donations by park patrons to keep the program going from year to year!


Share My Campfire
Fire Pit at the Cottages, Old Man's Cave, State Rt 664-S, Logan; 740-385-6841; 9:00 p.m. FREE
Meet the naturalist at the fire pit located near cottage #10 in the cottage area to listen to or tell stories and make s'mores. (S'more's provided, please bring your own drinks).


Saturday, June 30


Cedar Falls Stroll

Cedar Falls, State Route 374, Logan; 740-385-6841; 9:00 a.m. FREE

Join the naturalist to explore Cedar Falls and discover the unique natural & cultural history of this area of the park. All programs are subject to change. Notify the naturalist if special accommodations are needed for your participation. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.


Laurelville Farmers' & Artisans Market
Laurelville Elementary School, 16138 Pike Street, Laurelville; See Faceboook; From 9:00 a.m.

Come visit Laurelville Elementary School for the Farmer's & Artisans Market. All are welcome from 9:00 a.m.! Check out their Facebook page for pictures of some of the delicious items for sale.


Hocking Hills Shuttle (SATURDAY & SUNDAY)

Saturdays & Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. until October 28;740-385-2750;

A new bus service to take you from downtown Logan to Old Man's Cave and through the State Park. Why drive out on the weekend when you can let the bus take you there in comfort?


Buses run until Oct. 28, every Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  with the last shuttle departing back to Logan from Old Man's Cave at 6:30 p.m.


Tickets to ride are $10 per traveler, are valid all day and are available at Homegrown on Main at 44 E. Main St. They can be purchased anytime during store hours: 12-7pm Thur-Sat, 12-5pm Sun & Mon, or on the bus. Parking is available free of charge at the courthouse lot, The CIC lot and many other places downtown. Signs mark each spot passengers should wait for transport throughout the route. From Homegrown, the bus takes you to Old Man's Cave, where a connecting shuttle will take you through the state park.  Shuttles run in a loop of the park throughout the day approximately every 30 minutes. Stops include Old Man's Cave, Cedar Falls, Ash Cave and Whispering Cave. Campground offices are included in the loop, enabling visitors to re-connect with the downtown shuttle, running at approximately 30-minute intervals, as well. If you are already in the state park you may purchase a shuttle ticket with cash from the bus driver or at the Campground Office during service hours at indicated route stops. However, minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult to ride.


Vendor Event at Hungry Buffalo
12762 Grey Street, Logan, OH; 740-380-0094; 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. FREE
EVERY SATURDAY through the Summer 10am-3pm we will be holding a Vendor Event for Local crafters and artists to sell their wares. It is an outside event. Vendor is responsible for own table and canopy. Set up starts at 8am and vendors must pre register at the Hungry Buffalo General Store, (380-0094) It is FREE


Arts/Crafts, Antiques, Primitives, Repurposed items, Home Decor, Jewelry, and much more.

If you are interested in selling at this event please contact the Hungry Buffalo General Store to Pre register (740-380-0094). It is an outside event. Vendors are responsible for their own tables/tents. It is a FREE EVENT, no charge to sell, no charge for parking or admission.

The Hungry Buffalo will be serving breakfast in our outdoor bar area. NO JUNK PLEASE


How the Civilian Conservation Corp Helped to Form the Hocking Hills

Naturalist Cabin at Old Man's Cave, St Rt 664-S; 740-385-6841: 1:00 p.m. FREE

Join the naturalist to learn how the CCC helped to build the trails, tunnels, and forests that have made the Hocking Hills region what it is today. This presentation will include a short walk down into the gorge to see some of the work that the men of the Corp helped with. Meet at the Naturalist cabin located by the A frame bridge.


Backyard BBQ
Main Street,downtown Logan; 740-385-2107; Facebook; 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.; FREE
The Logan Daily News is hosting a Backyard Barbeque on Saturday June 30, 2018 on the streets of downtown Logan. The event is FREE and open to the public of all ages. The event will kick off with a classic car show and cruise-in sponsored by the Hocking Hills Tourism Association welcomes car owners to register starting at 2:00 pm Judging begins at 4:00 pm - all vehicles will receive a Dash Plaque- Awards on the Main Stage at 5:30 - top 25 cars plus Best Restoration; Oldest Vehicle; People's Choice: Best of Show $10 to register with proceeds benefitting Newspapers in Education.

Food and Beverage Concessions and kids activities will be available. Live Music starts at 2:00 pm Featured Entertainment E5C4P3: The Journey Tribute will take the stage at 7:00 pm


Live Music at Rockside Winery & Vineyards
Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 5 to 8 p.m.

Join us Saturday for the best live entertainment in the state! We feature a wide variety of local entertainment from musicians across the state of Ohio. There is never a cover charge, no reservations required and wine is available by the taste, glass, and bottle. We also serve appetizers and local craft beer! Seating is limited so please get here early to ensure seating. Weather permitting, the patio will be used for live music so feel free to bring along folding chairs or blankets to set up in the grass outside in case seating is not available.


This week we are joined by the incredible Terry Efaw. At 22, Terry won first place in the National Chet Atkins Guitar competition leading to the start of the band McGuffy Lane. Today as a solo instrumental artist Terry performs a blend of Jazz favorites and the best of American Popular Music. Excellent background music for your enjoyment at RockSide Winery & Vineyards.


Saturday Night on the Patio at Psalm 121 Bookstore
110 E. Main St. Logan; 740-385-0056; 6:00 p.m. FREE
Join Psalm 121 every Saturday night to enjoy local Christian Artists on the Patio. This week is Ron & Barbara Harkless. Check out Psalm 121's Facebook page for updates.


Torchlight Canoe Trip
Hocking Hills Adventures, 31251 Chieftain Drive, Logan;; 740-385-8685; $45 Per Canoe. Departs at 7:30 p.m.
Join us for a fantastic way to enjoy the pristine Hocking Hills scenery at night! Night time canoeing is a unique experience. The Hocking River is calm and peaceful before the night fall. Experience the Hocking River as it quietly settles in for the night. Let the tiki torch lead the way as you paddle into the sunset.  Join us after your trip for live music and s'mores.

Flaming Torchlight Tours are scheduled to depart roughly an hour before dusk. Buses typically depart at 7:30pm. The trip launches at our Crocketts Run launch and concludes at the canoe livery landing. Plan to be on the river about 1-2 hours. Prepare to paddle the first allow during the sunset and the second hour under the full moon. Plan to stick around after the trip for live music and smores.


Monday, July 2

Sugarloaf Mountain Amphitheatre, 5968 Marietta Road, Chillicothe;; 866-775-0700; $14-43; 8:00 p.m.
Witness the epic life story of the legendary Shawnee leader as he struggles to defend his sacred homelands in the Ohio country during the late 1700's. TECUMSEH! has been labeled as one of the most mesmerizing dramas in the nation.

The huge, outdoor stages of the Sugarloaf Mountain Amphitheatre afford the audience a unique viewing experience.  Sit beneath the stars as sheer spectacle surrounds you with a herd of galloping horses, live military cannon in action, and the most dazzling battle sequences offered on the American stage.

Independence Day, Wednesday, July 4


Cantwell's Creations
Cantwell Cliffs parking area, State Rt 374 off St Rt 180, Rockbridge; 740-385-6841; 9:00 a.m. FREE

The forest and geology at Cantwell Cliffs are some of the most diverse in the park. Meet the naturalist at the parking area for a discovery hike through this unique location.


Hocking's Birds of Prey

Naturalist's Cabin near Old Man's Cave Visitors Center; Hocking Hills State Park; St. Rt. 664 S; Logan; 740-385-6841; 1 p.m. FREE

What is the difference between owls and hawks? Come down to the Naturalist Cabin located by the A Frame Bridge to learn about the diurnal and nocturnal birds of prey that make Hocking Hills their home.


Logan Independence Day Fireworks
Hocking County Fairgrounds, Homer St Logan; See Facebook; FREE
Celebrate the 4th of July at the Hocking County Fairgrounds. Display starts after dark.


Lancaster-Fairfield County 4th of July Fireworks

Fair Ave, Lancaster; See Facebook or; 740-687-4747; From 10:00 a.m. FREE

From 12:30 (after parade) until 10 pm the fairgrounds is alive with amusements, Rides-Rides and more Rides, also concessions (plenty of eats), and let us not forget entertainment including a secondary stage on the midway showcasing local talent Fireworks Time: 10:00PM Rain Date for Fireworks Only July 5

Parking: $10.00 - Car or  $ 20.00- Large Truck/ Trailer


From good vibrations, to good influence... "SlawDog" has the honor of headlining this year's July 4th entertainment! Join us for some pre-fireworks music from 8 pm - 10 pm.


Nelsonville Thunder in the Valley

Hocking College, 3301 Hocking Parkway, Nelsonville; From 10:00 p.m.
Nelsonville Thunder In The Valley Fireworks Display. Come enjoy the celebration of our nation's birthday!


Thursday, July 5



12684 College Prospect Dr, Logan;; 740-385-6033; 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Join us every Thursday night for our Bike Nights, FREE LIVE music, Food Trucks, door prizes, 50/50s and much more! Great Beer, Great food and Great Music! Tonight will be the Van Dyke Trio with food from Chef Moe on the Go!


We at Hocking Hills Tourism Association would like to wish you all a Happy Independence Day.


Farmers' Markets


FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY - Flea & Farmers' Market at Hocking Hills Market; US 33, Rockbridge; sunrise to 5 p.m. This is a large flea market with many outside and inside vendors every weekend - Friday through Sunday - that features unique items, antiques, collectibles, beautiful crafts and outstanding in-season produce.


WEDNESDAY, SATURDAY - Athens Farmers Market takes place 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. from April until December on Wednesdays and 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. year round on Saturdays.  Enjoy a variety of vendors from homemade delectables to fresh produce and more. Call 740-593-6763 or visit for more information.


Ongoing Events



THURSDAYS - Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 5 to 8 p.m. Looking for the happiest hours out there? We think making it halfway through the week is reason enough to celebrate! Stop by after work for $4 glasses of our estate-grown and produced wines. Enjoy our delicious Ohio cheese and crackers at a discount. Otherwise you can bring in your own picnic, or order in from one of the nearby pizza joints! (Recurring event every Thursday excluding major holidays).


MONDAY AND THURSDAYS AND OTHERS BY APPOINTMENT - Beginner Bead Making Classes - Have fun learning to melt glass while making your own glass beads and charms for bracelets, necklaces and earrings. Everything that you need to make beautiful glass beads is supplied. Ages 14 and up. $25 per class, offered at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.; call for reservations at 740-385-1384; Liquid Light Gallery; 18345 Unger Rd; Logan.


TUESDAYS - Science with Mr. Turtle at the Logan Library - Join Mr. Harry every Tuesday from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Children's Library and explore the world of science. Every age is the right age to learn! Call 740-385-2348; Logan Library; 230 East Main Street; Logan; Free.

TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS - Story Time at the Logan Library - Children of all ages can come out for story time. Weekly readings take place at 6:15 p.m. on Tuesdays and 10 a.m. on Wednesdays. Call 740-385-2348; Logan Library; 230 East Main Street; Logan; Free.


WEDNESDAYS - Quilt Therapy - Beginning at 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on every Wednesday, our classroom is open all day for anyone who wants to come and sew. Bring a project, even one you are having struggles with, and one of our folks will be happy to help you. It is a fun day to come and be with other quilters. Lunch is on your own. Nelsonville Quilt Company; 52 W Washington St; Nelsonville; call 740-753-3343 for more info; Free.


WEDNESDAYS - Yoga at the Bowen House - Join yoga instructor Jeannie Faulkner at 5:30 p.m. Class fee is $6. Class is open to all and no pre-registration is necessary. The Bowen House Community Center for Arts & Education; 196 N Market St; Logan; call 740-385-0344 for more info.


THURSDAYS - Yarn Lovers Unite - Members are invited to join at the library to work on various projects and share techniques and progress. Anyone who knits, crochets or sews is invited to attend.  All are welcome regardless of experience and ability, as this is a chance to share and learn. Takes place from 1 to 3 p.m.; call 740-385-2348 for more information; Logan-Hocking County Library; 230 E. Main Street; Logan; free.

DAILY - Honeybee Extravaganza - The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking of the hive. The bees are on display for everyone to see. Logan Hocking Library; 230 East Main St; Logan; Hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. Free.







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