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May 19 (Sat)
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Aug 12 (Sat)
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm Tue-Fri 1:00 - 4:00 pm Sat-Sun Randall Thropp, Curator for Creating the Illusion: Costumes and characters from the Paramount Pictures Archive The Decorative Arts Center of Ohio is located in Lancaster, just southeast of Columbus. Donations are graciously accepted.

Cost: Free Admission

Contact: Decorative Arts Center, Phone: 740-681-1423

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Jun 29 (Fri)
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Sep 3 (Fri)
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12:00 - 5:00 pm on Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sat $5.00 Free admission on Wednesdays Members and Children under 12 are Free

Cost: $5/adults except Wed

Contact: Dairy Barn, Phone: 740-592-4981

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Aug 1 (Wed)
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3:00 - 4:00 pm Square Dane Hosted by Joe Burdock at Stuarts Opera House Joe Burdock, Fiddle + Guitar Instructor. Joe is an old time fiddler, multi-instrumentalist, and square dance caller. He has performed all over the region, country, and over seas including with his band Fiddle Pie. The Appalachian Music Program reflects the rich traditions of music and......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Stuart's Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Aug 1 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Aug 1 (Wed)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

Contact: Athens Farmers Market, Phone: 740-593-6763

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Family Oriented

Aug 2 (Thu)
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3:00 - 4:00 pm Appalachian Foodways Hosted by Live Healthy Appalachia at Nelsonville Public Library The Appalachian Music Program reflects the rich traditions of music and storytelling of the Appalachian Foothills Region. Classes are offered in some of the common Appalachian instruments and students can participate in an old-time stringband ensemble as well......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Stuart's Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Aug 2 (Thu)
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9:30 am - 1:00 pm. For ages 50+. Join us for an off-trail 4-mile hike exploring newly acquired park property. Meeting Place is Clear Creek Park Office

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 740-503-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Family Oriented
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Wildlife

Aug 2 (Thu)
Aug 3 (Fri)
Aug 4 (Sat)
Aug 5 (Sun)
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Come help us rob the Train and join the Posse. Join us on Thursday to begin rehearsal and practice some mounted shooting. Train Robbery will take place on Saturday. Cost to ride: $85 with your own horse (1st or 2nd time), $40 with your own horse (veteran riders), $250 with a rented ranch horse. Not comfortable with riding but still want to participate. Ride the train...

Cost: $85-250 per person

Contact: Smoke Rise Ranch, Phone: 740-767-2624

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
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Aug 3 (Fri)
Aug 4 (Sat)
Aug 5 (Sun)
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm Fri/Sat/Sun All Ages. Play a game of -I Spy- and discover the many uses of wheels on the farm.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Slate Run Farm, Phone: 614-508-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Aug 3 (Fri)
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Instrument Repair Hosted by Stewart-MacDonald at Nelsonville Public Library Flatfooting Hosted by Joe Burdock at Stuarts Opera House and Open Stage All Day at the Nelsonville Public Library (weather permitting) The Appalachian Music Program reflects the rich traditions of music and storytelling of the Appalachian Foothills Region. Classes are offered in......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Stuart's Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Aug 3 (Fri)
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7:00 pm Persuaded Southern Gospel Music in the Park summer music series. Friday night concerts in downtown Logan at the corner of Market and Main Streets. Featuring a mix of country, bluegrass, classic rock and Western Swing. Bring lawn chairs or blankets as park seating is limited. Concerts generally proceed rain or shine except in the event of dangerous......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Keith Conner, Phone: 740-385-0694

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 3 (Fri)
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Evening Program. Programs at the John Glenn Astronomy Park will take place both during the evening and daytime. Visitors to JGAP during the day will get views of the closest star to the Earth, our own Sun, through telescopes with special filters. Families will also enjoy astronomical activities in and around the park. Have you ever wondered how big......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: John Glenn Astronomy Park, Phone: 877-403-4477

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Aug 3 (Fri)
Aug 4 (Sat)
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6:30 - 8:30 pm Every Fri and Sat through Saturday, September 29th Reservations required and can be made until 2:00pm same day. Experience the magic of Glenlaurel at our Grill -n- Chill on the Hill. the beauty and charm of Glenlaurel surrounds you instantly. The sweeping landscape of the Scottish Highlands can be found nestled right here in the beautiful Hocking......

Cost: $33/adult, $60/couple-Res Req

Contact: Glenlaurel Inn, Phone: 740-385-4070

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 6 miles
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Aug 3 (Fri)
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7:00 - 9:00 pm. Enjoy Live Music. All shows are held at the Bandstand in downtown Lancaster, 104 North Broad Street. This event is sponsored in part by Fairfield Federal Savings and Loan Bank.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Parks and Recreation, Phone: 740-687-6651

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 4 (Sat)
Family Oriented
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3:00 pm. When his young children are abducted by his old nemesis, Capt. Hook (Dustin Hoffman), middle-aged lawyer Peter Banning (Robin Williams) returns to his magical origins as Peter Pan. Peter must revisit a foggy past in which he abandoned Neverland for family life, leaving Tinkerbell (Julia Roberts) and the Lost Boys to fend for themselves. Given their......

Cost: $2.00 per ticket

Contact: The Athena Cinema, Phone: 740-592-5106

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Aug 4 (Sat)
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Wildlife

9:15 - 10:30 am Ages 5+. Join the farmer in feeding animals and help with other barnyard chores.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Slate Run Farm, Phone: 614-508-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 4 (Sat)
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Historical

6:00 pm Departure. Adult - $22.00, Child - $18.00, Senior - $20.00 Ride back in time when our train carries a gold shipment only to encounter... bandits on horseback. Kid-friendly and fun for the whole family. Ride back into history when our old-time train carries a -gold- shipment. the robbers are planning an attack with their horses and guns to rob the......

Cost: $18-22 per person

Contact: Hocking Valley Scenic Railway, Phone: 740-249-1452

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Historical

Aug 4 (Sat)
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5:00 pm. Learn how to shoot a bow. All equipment will be provided. Meet the naturalist at the archery range past the beach house. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-3030

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 4 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

9:300 am - 1:30 pm. For all ages. Join us for an off-trail 4-mile hike to explore newly acquired park property. Meeting Place is Clear Creek Park Office

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 614-508-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 4 (Sat)
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6:30-9:30 pm Nostalgics is under the musical direction of Dr. Charles Hildreth, the will share renditions of favorites from the American Songbook and excite with the unforgettable songs of the big band, swing era, including those recorded by Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Les Brown, Harry James, Tommy Dorsey, Woody Herman, Count Basie and others. Admission by donation.

Cost: Donations Welcome

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 4 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

Contact: Athens Farmers Market, Phone: 740-593-6763

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

Aug 4 (Sat)
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Family Oriented
Special Interest
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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm There are a few bands that you will come across that completely catch you off guard, and immediately become one of your favorites ... and Eclipse is excited to be bringing one of those bands to our outdoor stage. The Judy Chops are a Virginia based -mountain swing band- that will bring you in with their personality, and keep you there with......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Eclipse Company Store, Phone: 740-677-4904

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
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Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 4 (Sat)
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Family Oriented
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8:00 am - 12:00 pm New Location on West Chestnut Street Between Broad and Columbus. The Lancaster Farmers Market has nearly 30 vendors throughout the season, which spans Saturdays May to October. Each week our farmers and artisans bring a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, crafts, meat, flowers, eggs, and more. The market takes place......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Handmade Market, Phone: 740-277-6305

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 4 (Sat)
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Family Oriented
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Wildlife

8:30 pm. Bring along a flashlight for your adventures on the rail. Whoooo knows what you might find along the way. Fun for all ages. Registration is not required. Hike leader will meet you in the front parking lot of Alley Park.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Alley Park, Phone: 740-687-6651

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 17 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 4 (Sat)
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12:00 pm Local Chillicothe artist skip Hathaway will offer an art class for children of all ages. The classes will take place at the Education Center. Children of all ages are welcome to attend this event, which is offered at no cost. Art supplies will be provided and children must be accompanied by an adult chaperone.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Adena Mansion and Gardens, Phone: 740-772-1500

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 4 (Sat)
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Departure is One Hour before dust. (7:30pm in summer months and 6:30pm in fall months.) There is always something unique happening in the Hocking Hills. 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......

Cost: $45 per canoe

Contact: Hocking Hills Adventures, Phone: 740-385-8685

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Aug 4 (Sat)
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10:00 - 11:30 am. August 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th Local yoga instructor Kiley Frazier will offer a yoga class at the Keller Market House in August during the farmers market. This is a welcoming class for beginners or those looking to expand their practice. This four week series will be a great opportunity to learn the basics in an intimate and non-competitive......

Cost: $15 per class/$40 for series

Contact: Keller Market House, Phone: 740-277-6305

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Aug 4 (Sat)
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6:00 pm Debbie Wright performs. Join Psalm 121 every Saturday night to enjoy local Christian Artists on the Patio. Event occurs rain or shine on the patio or in the bookstore / community room.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Psalm 121, Phone: 740-385-0056

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 5 (Sun)
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7:00 pm Floor Seats: $33/advance $38/door Balcony Seats: $28/advance $33/door Box Seats: $38/advance $43/door Led by the songwriting and vocals of Jay Farrar, Son Volt was one of the most instrumental and influential bands in launching the alt.country movement of the 1990s. A movement that was the precursor to what is now widely referred to as Americana.......

Cost: $28-43 per person

Contact: Stuart's Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Arts/Music/Film

Aug 5 (Sun)
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm Check out the naturalists collection of things found in the park. Test yourself by identifying them all. At the dining lodge. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-3030

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 7 (Tue)
Aug 8 (Wed)
Aug 9 (Thu)
Aug 10 (Fri)
Aug 11 (Sat)
Aug 12 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

11:00 am - 3:00 pm Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun All Ages. Pick up a list of riddles at the farmhouse that will have you thinking your way around the farm.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Slate Run Farm, Phone: 614-508-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 8 (Wed)
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Family Oriented
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Wildlife

10:00 am - 12:00 pm Come celebrate your canine companion with activities on the beach. Local vendors and demonstrations, even adoptable dogs will be available. Off leash is permitted in the beach area only. Pets must be up-to-date on all vaccinations and friendly with people and other dogs. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-3030

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 8 (Wed)
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Wildlife

3:00 pm. Help the naturalist check for cavity nesters around the Nature Center. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-3030

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 8 (Wed)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

Contact: Athens Farmers Market, Phone: 740-593-6763

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

Aug 8 (Wed)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Reservations Required. Two-hour program for children ages 8-14. Use all of your senses to learn what to eat, how to build a rustic campsite, and how to navigate through wilderness. For program times and to register call Marcey Shafer 740-681-7249. Please plan to come early or stay late so you can also enjoy the late-1800s Windmill, take a walk on the trail,......

Cost: Free Event/ Res Req

Contact: Smeck Park, Phone: 740-681-7249

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 28 miles
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Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 8 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Aug 10 (Fri)
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Family Oriented
Special Interest

5:00 pm Free. Equipment provided. Ages 12+. Bring water and prepare to get wet. Meet at the Boat Ramp on OH-278. Introductory Courses. first come first served. Meant to get you familiar with the parts, safety concerns, and paddling techniques of a kayak or SUP. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-3030

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 10 (Fri)
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Family Oriented
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7:00 pm Three Chords and A Beer - rock / pop Music in the Park summer music series. Friday night concerts in downtown Logan at the corner of Market and Main Streets. Featuring a mix of country, bluegrass, classic rock and Western Swing. Bring lawn chairs or blankets as park seating is limited. Concerts generally proceed rain or shine except in the event......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Keith Conner, Phone: 740-385-0694

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 10 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

7:00 - 9:00 pm. Enjoy Live Music. All shows are held at the Bandstand in downtown Lancaster, 104 North Broad Street. This event is sponsored in part by Fairfield Federal Savings and Loan Bank.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Parks and Recreation, Phone: 740-687-6651

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 10 (Fri)
Aug 11 (Sat)
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6:30 - 8:30 pm Every Fri and Sat through Saturday, September 29th Reservations required and can be made until 2:00pm same day. Experience the magic of Glenlaurel at our Grill -n- Chill on the Hill. the beauty and charm of Glenlaurel surrounds you instantly. The sweeping landscape of the Scottish Highlands can be found nestled right here in the beautiful Hocking......

Cost: $33/adult, $60/couple-Res Req

Contact: Glenlaurel Inn, Phone: 740-385-4070

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 6 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 11 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

9:00 am Free. Equipment provided. Ages 12+. Bring water and prepare to get wet. Meet at the Boat Ramp on OH-278. Introductory Courses. first come first served. Meant to get you familiar with the parts, safety concerns, and paddling techniques of a kayak or SUP. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-3030

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 11 (Sat)
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Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:00 pm Joyful Noise performs. Join Psalm 121 every Saturday night to enjoy local Christian Artists on the Patio. Event occurs rain or shine on the patio or in the bookstore / community room.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Psalm 121, Phone: 740-385-0056

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 11 (Sat)
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

10:00 - 11:30 am. August 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th Local yoga instructor Kiley Frazier will offer a yoga class at the Keller Market House in August during the farmers market. This is a welcoming class for beginners or those looking to expand their practice. This four week series will be a great opportunity to learn the basics in an intimate and non-competitive......

Cost: $15 per class/$40 for series

Contact: Keller Market House, Phone: 740-277-6305

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 11 (Sat)
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Special Interest

If you like to ride join the Hocking Hills Poker Run. 2017 - The map of 2017 route was 1)Lake Logan Beach Area. 2) Rock House on Route 374, 3) Ash Cave on Route 56, 4) Lake Hope Beach off of Route 278 5) Millstone BBQ. When you arrive to start your ride, you will be given turn by turn directions, a map, and the form where each card you draw at each stop......

Cost: $20/Single rider, $25/double

Contact: Friends of the Hocking Hills, Phone: 877-403-4477

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Special Interest

Aug 11 (Sat)

Gates open 7:00 pm, Show 8:00 pm. Shadows of the 60s pays tribute to the legacy of The Four Tops, Temptations and Supremes. In this Tribute production show, Shadows of the 60s perform the hits that span several decades. Great care is taken to reproduce the music, note for note and in the original keys and arrangements. All tickets are held at will call. We do not mail tickets.

Cost: $50/55 per person

Contact: Fur Peace Ranch, Phone: 740-992-6228

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 34 miles
Aug 11 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

8:00 am - 12:00 pm New Location on West Chestnut Street Between Broad and Columbus. The Lancaster Farmers Market has nearly 30 vendors throughout the season, which spans Saturdays May to October. Each week our farmers and artisans bring a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, crafts, meat, flowers, eggs, and more. The market takes place......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Handmade Market, Phone: 740-277-6305

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 11 (Sat)
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Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

7:00pm- 9:00pm Last year, Smooth Hound Smith visited Eclipse Company Store as a duo for an incredible night of music ... they left with a lawn full of new fans. We are excited to welcome them back as a 4 piece band to light up the stage on Saturday, August 11th! Not familiar with Smooth Hound Smith? Here's a little more: Smooth Hound Smith is a foot stompin'......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Eclipse Company Store, Phone: 740-677-4904

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 11 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

Contact: Athens Farmers Market, Phone: 740-593-6763

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

Aug 12 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

12:00 - 2:00 pm Free. Equipment provided. Ages 12+. Bring water and prepare to get wet. Meet at the Boat Ramp on OH-278. Introductory Courses. first come first served. Meant to get you familiar with the parts, safety concerns, and paddling techniques of a kayak or SUP. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-3030

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 12 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Wildlife

9:00am Join the naturalist at Rose Lake to try your hand at catching fish. Poles and bait will be provided. Participants 16 and over will need to have a fishing license to fish.

Cost: free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Wildlife

Aug 12 (Sun)
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Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

1:00 pm. Meet the naturalist at the Ash Cave Parking lot to learn about some of the trees in the Hocking Hills and their uses. We will take a short walk to learn ways to identify trees in the area.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 12 (Sun)
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9:30 pm Have you ever wondered what the night sky in Chillicothe would have looked like before all of the light pollution and smog? Here at Adena Mansion and Gardens we have an excellent view of the stars. Join us for a star gazing event with a guest lecturer, where you can enjoy the beauty of the estate and the Perseid meteor shower. A Night Under the Stars......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Adena Mansion and Gardens, Phone: 740-772-1500

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 15 (Wed)
Aug 16 (Thu)
Aug 17 (Fri)
Aug 18 (Sat)
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10am-11pm Wed/Thu, 11am-12am Fri, 9am-12am Sat. Home of the Ohio State Fiddling Contest. Held annually in August in Nelsonville in the historic Public Square - The Parade of The Hills has become one of the states premiere family festivals. You will be treated to great family entertainment, regional art and home cooking, concessions, midway, carnival, Pie......

Cost: Small Fee

Contact: Parade of the Hills, Phone: 740-753-4346

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 15 (Wed)
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Family Oriented
Wildlife

9:00 pm. The mystery of Ash Cave is special, as far back as the last Ice Age and beyond. Join the naturalist in the parking lot area to explore Ash Cave by lantern light and learn about this special history first hand. We supply the lights you supply the imagination. No pets please at the lantern tour.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Wildlife

Aug 15 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Aug 15 (Wed)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

Contact: Athens Farmers Market, Phone: 740-593-6763

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

Aug 16 (Thu)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

1:00 pm Meet the naturalist at the naturalist cabin to learn about some of the bats that make Ohio their home. Learn about why these winged mammals are so beneficial to humans.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 17 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

7:00 pm Mike Sigler and Nashville North Band - classic country / gospel Music in the Park summer music series. Friday night concerts in downtown Logan at the corner of Market and Main Streets. Featuring a mix of country, bluegrass, classic rock and Western Swing. Bring lawn chairs or blankets as park seating is limited. Concerts generally proceed rain or......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Keith Conner, Phone: 740-385-0694

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 17 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

10:00 am - 2:00 pm. For ages 50+. Take a 1-mile hike and discover Lake Emily by canoe. Meeting Place is Clear Creek Park Office

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 740-503-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 17 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

6:00 - 8:00 pm. It is a Country Music night with recording artist Richard Lynch and his band. Plenty of seating available at picnic tables, or bring a folding chair. Get in the mood for music with three free concerts of classic rock and bluegrass over the summer. Plenty of seating available at picnic tables, or bring a folding chair. All concerts at Buzzards......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Slate Run, Phone: 614-508-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 17 (Fri)
Aug 18 (Sat)
Aug 19 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

11:00 am - 3:00 pm Fri/Sat/Sun All Ages. Try games, riddles and activities that Victorian families did for fun and relaxation.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Slate Run Farm, Phone: 614-508-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 17 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

1:00 pm As you pass by on your hike today, stop by the Naturalist Cabin to explore and take a closer look at some of our native residents. Naturalist will be available to explain and answer questions.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 17 (Fri)
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:00 pm Join us for one of the premier fiddling events in Ohio, part of Nelsonvilles Parade of the Hills. Whether you are a fiddler, or someone who enjoys fiddling, this contest offers something for you. Held in historic Stuarts Opera House, this event will put a smile on your face, and have you tapping your toes in no time. The first round of competition decides......

Cost: $8 / General Admission

Contact: Stuart's Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 17 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

7:00 - 9:00 pm. Enjoy Live Music. All shows are held at the Bandstand in downtown Lancaster, 104 North Broad Street. This event is sponsored in part by Fairfield Federal Savings and Loan Bank.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Parks and Recreation, Phone: 740-687-6651

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 17 (Fri)
Aug 18 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:30 - 8:30 pm Every Fri and Sat through Saturday, September 29th Reservations required and can be made until 2:00pm same day. Experience the magic of Glenlaurel at our Grill -n- Chill on the Hill. the beauty and charm of Glenlaurel surrounds you instantly. The sweeping landscape of the Scottish Highlands can be found nestled right here in the beautiful Hocking......

Cost: $33/adult, $60/couple-Res Req

Contact: Glenlaurel Inn, Phone: 740-385-4070

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 6 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 18 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

9:00am Conkle s Hollow State Nature Preserve is one of the most unique locations in the Hocking Hills. Join the naturalist for a short hike to find out why. Meet in the parking area. No pets allowed in the nature preserve please.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 3 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 18 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

1:00pm Come to the naturalist cabin located by the A frame bridge. The naturalist will be on hand to answer questions & share the mysteries of the park.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 18 (Sat)
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

3:00 pm. Mrs. Brisby (Elizabeth Hartman), a widowed mouse, must move her children out of their home in a field before the local farmer starts plowing. Unable to leave because her son is ill, Mrs. Brisby seeks the help of nearby rats, who have heightened intelligence after being the subjects of scientific experiments. She receives an unexpected gift from the......

Cost: $2.00 per ticket

Contact: The Athena Cinema, Phone: 740-592-5106

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 18 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

9:15 - 10:30 am Ages 5+. Join the farmer in feeding animals and help with other barnyard chores.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Slate Run Farm, Phone: 614-508-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 18 (Sat)

Gates open 7:00 pm, Show 8:00 pm. Bryan Sutton is an American musician. Primarily known as a flat-picked acoustic guitar player, Sutton also plays mandolin, banjo, ukulele, and electric guitar. He also sings and writes songs. All tickets are held at will call. We do not mail tickets.

Cost: $30/35 per person

Contact: Fur Peace Ranch, Phone: 740-992-6228

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 34 miles
Aug 18 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:00 pm Glenna Ogier performs. Join Psalm 121 every Saturday night to enjoy local Christian Artists on the Patio. Event occurs rain or shine on the patio or in the bookstore / community room.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Psalm 121, Phone: 740-385-0056

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 18 (Sat)
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

10:00 - 11:30 am. August 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th Local yoga instructor Kiley Frazier will offer a yoga class at the Keller Market House in August during the farmers market. This is a welcoming class for beginners or those looking to expand their practice. This four week series will be a great opportunity to learn the basics in an intimate and non-competitive......

Cost: $15 per class/$40 for series

Contact: Keller Market House, Phone: 740-277-6305

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 18 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

8:00 am - 12:00 pm New Location on West Chestnut Street Between Broad and Columbus. The Lancaster Farmers Market has nearly 30 vendors throughout the season, which spans Saturdays May to October. Each week our farmers and artisans bring a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, crafts, meat, flowers, eggs, and more. The market takes place......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Handmade Market, Phone: 740-277-6305

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 18 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

8:00 pm Volunteers will be available with their telescopes, and they will gladly help teach you to set up yours if you have one. View the moon and the stars that evening. Meet in the field across from the park entrance of Alley Park. Registration not required.

Cost: Free

Contact: Alley Park, Phone: 740-687-6651

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 17 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 18 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

Contact: Athens Farmers Market, Phone: 740-593-6763

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

Aug 18 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Departure is One Hour before dust. (7:30pm in summer months and 6:30pm in fall months.) There is always something unique happening in the Hocking Hills. 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......

Cost: $45 per canoe

Contact: Hocking Hills Adventures, Phone: 740-385-8685

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 19 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

2:00 - 4:00 pm. Due to the popularity of our tours we now require preregistration. This is an outdoor walking tour and will cover the entire loop of the grounds including the cemeteries so if you have small children, bring a stroller. George Eberts, an expert on the history of the Athens Asylum or -The Ridges,- will lead an outdoor walking tour of the asylum......

Cost: $12-$15 per person/Res Req

Contact: Athens Asylum, Phone: 740-592-2280

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

Aug 22 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Aug 22 (Wed)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

Contact: Athens Farmers Market, Phone: 740-593-6763

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

Aug 23 (Thu)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

9:00 am. The Ohio Frontier was full of heroes and shady characters. Meet at the Shelter House at Rock House to hike and explore our local history.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 6 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

Aug 24 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

10:00 am Ever wanted to try your hand at SUP.. Maybe you have been paddling for a while and want to learn more. Well, join the naturalist instructor who will teach participants the proper handling and control of a SUP along with the proper gear. Equipment will be provided. Pre-registration is required for this trip and you must sign up in person at the camp......

Cost: Free/Registration Required

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 24 (Fri)
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:00 pm Doors open. 7:00 pm Departure. Coach - $30 Advance / $35 Door First Class - $40 Advance / $45 Door Take a ride on the Stuarts Summer Wine Express. This beautiful train ride on the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway includes wine, cheese, and more and its all for a good cause... to raise money for Stuarts Opera House. Show your support for Stuarts and......

Cost: $30-45 per person

Contact: Stuart's Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 24 (Fri)
Aug 25 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:30 - 8:30 pm Every Fri and Sat through Saturday, September 29th Reservations required and can be made until 2:00pm same day. Experience the magic of Glenlaurel at our Grill -n- Chill on the Hill. the beauty and charm of Glenlaurel surrounds you instantly. The sweeping landscape of the Scottish Highlands can be found nestled right here in the beautiful Hocking......

Cost: $33/adult, $60/couple-Res Req

Contact: Glenlaurel Inn, Phone: 740-385-4070

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 6 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 25 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

9:00 am. Ever wonder about the difference between a ridgetop and a holler? Join the naturalist at Ash Cave parking area to find out more!

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 25 (Sat)
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

10:00 - 11:30 am. August 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th Local yoga instructor Kiley Frazier will offer a yoga class at the Keller Market House in August during the farmers market. This is a welcoming class for beginners or those looking to expand their practice. This four week series will be a great opportunity to learn the basics in an intimate and non-competitive......

Cost: $15 per class/$40 for series

Contact: Keller Market House, Phone: 740-277-6305

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 25 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

Contact: Athens Farmers Market, Phone: 740-593-6763

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

Aug 25 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:00 pm Glory Road performs. Join Psalm 121 every Saturday night to enjoy local Christian Artists on the Patio. Event occurs rain or shine on the patio or in the bookstore / community room.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Psalm 121, Phone: 740-385-0056

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 25 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Departure is One Hour before dust. (7:30pm in summer months and 6:30pm in fall months.) Fall in love and reconnect again with your partner. Imagine canoeing under the bright full moon with the river current gently pushing you along. Night time canoeing is a surreal experience. Explore the river with your spouse, paddling in and around some of the most scenic......

Cost: $45 per canoe

Contact: Hocking Hills Adventures, Phone: 740-385-8685

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Outdoor Activity
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 25 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

8:00 am - 12:00 pm New Location on West Chestnut Street Between Broad and Columbus. The Lancaster Farmers Market has nearly 30 vendors throughout the season, which spans Saturdays May to October. Each week our farmers and artisans bring a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, crafts, meat, flowers, eggs, and more. The market takes place......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Handmade Market, Phone: 740-277-6305

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 26 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

2:00 - 4:00 pm All Ages. Help harvest and clean broom corn (weather and crop permitting) and watch broom making.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Slate Run Farm, Phone: 614-508-8111

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 26 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

1:00 - 3:00 pm Demonstrations will be held only on the following dates, the last Sunday of the month, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. during Rock Mill Weekend events. August 26, September 30, October 28. Note: The dates of demonstrations are subject to change based on weather conditions that effect the Hocking River. There needs to be enough water flowing to operate......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Stebelton Park at Rock Mill, Phone: 740-681-7249

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 28 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 29 (Wed)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Wildlife

1:00 pm Meet the Naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin to learn about animals that make the Hocking Hills home and the tracks they make.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Wildlife

Aug 29 (Wed)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

Contact: Athens Farmers Market, Phone: 740-593-6763

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

Aug 29 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Aug 30 (Thu)
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:30 - 7:30 pm. with Shannon Carter, OSU Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Educator Designed for people who want to learn more about basic home food preservation using freezing methods. Participants will learn how the drying process preserves foods, how to blanch vegetables before drying and how to safely store dried foods.

Cost: Free Program / Register

Contact: Keller Market House, Phone: 740-652-7270

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Aug 31 (Fri)
Sep 1 (Sat)
Sep 2 (Sun)
Sep 3 (Mon)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Come on out to the ranch and help us say Goodbye to Summer and Hello to fall. Lots of events planned for the entire weekend. Starting with our Cattle Roundup at 1 PM on Friday – This event is FREE to guests of the ranch. Not staying at the ranch but want to help us round em up... $10 fee for non-campers. Drive will be followed by doctoring and banding and......

Cost: $85-250 per person

Contact: Smoke Rise Ranch, Phone: 740-767-2624

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 31 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

1:00 pm What makes a reptile a reptile? What is cold blooded? What reptiles live around here? For the answers to these and other question, meet the naturalist at the naturalist cabin located by the A frame bridge to learn about the reptiles of Ohio.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Aug 31 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

5:00 pm. Learn how to shoot a bow. All equipment will be provided. Meet the naturalist at the archery range past the beach house. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-3030

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Aug 31 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Wildlife

9:00am Join the naturalist to explore Cedar Falls and discover the unique natural & cultural history of this area of the park.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-681

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Wildlife

Aug 31 (Fri)
Sep 1 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:30 - 8:30 pm Every Fri and Sat through Saturday, September 29th Reservations required and can be made until 2:00pm same day. Experience the magic of Glenlaurel at our Grill -n- Chill on the Hill. the beauty and charm of Glenlaurel surrounds you instantly. The sweeping landscape of the Scottish Highlands can be found nestled right here in the beautiful Hocking......

Cost: $33/adult, $60/couple-Res Req

Contact: Glenlaurel Inn, Phone: 740-385-4070

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 6 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

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