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Sep 20 (Sat)
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Mar 1 (Sun)
Bed, Bath and Boudoir Exhibit

1-4pm Tue-Sat. tumble-ups from private collectors. this glass ware was very popular in the early 1900s and on. It was usually found in bedroom for a late night thirst quencher or in a private study. The are in various shapes and sizes and many have artistic decorations that have been applied to the finished piece. Other pieces include DeVilbiss atomizers and......

Cost: $6/adult $5/senior $3/student

Contact: Ohio Glass Museum, Phone: 740-687-0101

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 24 (Fri)
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Oct 27 (Tue)
Rural Ohio Appalachia Revisited - ROAR Day

10am - 4pm. Get up close and personal with a llama, prove your pumpkin stacking skills and take a wagon ride. These are just a few of the things you can see and do at Lake Hope State Parks Rural Ohio Appalachia Revisited ROAR Day. ROAR Day will feature a wide variety of local crafters demonstrating their skills. Guests can expect to see pottery being turned,......

Cost: Free

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-4938

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Oct 25 (Sat)
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Dec 31 (Wed)
Campana Brothers Brazilian Design Now

Tue-Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 1-4pm. Campana Brothers Brazilian Design Now from the Pizzuti Collection. Rebecca Ibel, Director/Curator. Presented by David and Mo Meuse.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 26 (Sun)
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Dec 21 (Sun)
Echoes from the Hill: The BIS Story

1-4pm. Tues-Sun. this special exhibit includes photos, crafts and tools made by students, signs and even paperwork on BIS's most famous resident, the boy who grew up to become Bob Hope. This exhibit is a joint production of the volunteers who care for the BIS Museum and the Fairfield Heritage Association, It serves not only to tell the story of the institution......

Cost: $6/Adults, $2/under 18

Contact: The Georgian Museum

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Nov 21 (Fri)
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Dec 14 (Sun)
Christmas Market - Hocking Hills Dining Lodge

11am - 8pm. Every Day from November 21st to December 14th. The first Christmas market at the Lodge. Experience a pop-up, European inspired, Christmas market. A perfect chance to pick up unique gifts, dine at the lodge and take in the winter beauty of the Hocking Hills.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills Artists and Craftsman Assoc, Phone: 740-707-0246

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Nov 28 (Fri)
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Dec 14 (Sun)
John Kim Exhibit

6-9pm Opening Night during Nelsonville Final Friday, regular hours 1-6pm Fri/Sat/Sun. John Kim. Main Gallery.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Majestic Galleries, Phone: 740-331-4505

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Nov 28 (Fri)
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Dec 14 (Sun)
Majestic Members Show

6-9pm Opening Night during Nelsonville Final Friday, regular hours 1-6pm Fri/Sat/Sun. Artists who are members of Majestic Gallery Show their work and John Kim exhibit in the Front Gallery.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Majestic Galleries, Phone: 740-331-4505

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Nov 28 (Fri)
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Dec 14 (Sun)
Majestic Members Show

6-9pm Opening Night during Nelsonville Final Friday, regular hours 1-6pm Fri/Sat/Sun. Details to follow.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Majestic Galleries, Phone: 740-331-4505

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Nov 28 (Fri)
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Dec 24 (Wed)
Starbrick Gallery's Holiday Open House

10am - 9pm Opening House. Forget the crowded malls with parking 3 miles away and discover handmade gifts and an exquisite gift baskets raffle. We will kick off our annual dot Sale, start the raffle chances for 3 gift baskets, and hang new, unique collectible handmade ornaments. Musical guests, food and libations. For every $10 apent, you will get a chance for......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Starbrick Cooperative Gallery, Phone: 740-753-1011

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Nov 29 (Sat)
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Dec 21 (Sun)
Santa Train

11am-1pm and 2-4pm every Saturday and Sunday. 6pm Dec 6th and Dec 13th. Our longest-running annual event, the Santa Train has been a long-standing family tradition for over three decades These ever-popular trains begin Saturday, November 29th and continue each Saturday and Sunday through Sunday, December 21st. Two trains depart the Nelsonville Depot round-trip......

Cost: $17/adult, $15/sen, $13/child

Contact: Hocking Valley Scenic Railway, Phone: 740-753-9531

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Nov 30 (Sun)
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Dec 11 (Thu)
Dickens Victorian Village

Dickens Victorian Village Displays along Wheeling Avenue. An experience that will engage the senses as you explore the charming streetscape, striking historic architecture, and eclectic shops and eateries of Historic Downtown Cambridge. Stroll Wheeling Avenue from 6th to 11th Streets to learn about the Victorian era by reading the plaques at the base of each......

Cost: Some Events/Small Fee

Contact: Dickens Victorian Village, Phone: 740-705-1873

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Dec 1 (Mon)
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Dec 29 (Mon)
Beginner Glass Bead Making Class

11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm. Classes offered every other week on Monday and Thursday. Have fun learning to melt glass while making your own glass beads and charms for bracelets and necklaces. Everything is supplied that you need to make beautiful glass beads. Ages 14 and up. Call for reservations. Groups from 6-12 can be accommodated with advance notice.

Cost: $25/includes supplies

Contact: Liquid Light Gallery, Phone: 11/28/14

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 4 miles
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Dec 3 (Wed)
Holiday Topiary Tree

6-8pm. Instructor - Barbara Jupin. Hand-felted wool balls, repurposed felt, and adornments make for a whimsical topiary tree. This 2 tree will make a great holiday centerpiece, mantel or desk decoration. Check out the one on display in the museum shop.

Cost: $62-72 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 3 (Wed)
Athens Farmers Market

10am - 1pm. Wednesdays Apr-Dec and Saturdays Year Round. In the parking lot of the market on state. 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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Dec 3 (Wed)
Quilt Therapy

9:30am - 5:30pm. 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.

Cost: No fee.

Contact: Nelsonville Quilt Company, Phone: 740-753-3343

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 3 (Wed)
Yoga in the Hills

5-6pm. The perfect way to drop every day stress. This class is offered surrounded by the beauty of the Hocking Hills. Weather permitting, classes are outside on our wonderful deck among the trees. All levels of experience are welcome, as are groups. Call ahead for details - we may be having class, with our wonderful instructor, at a waterfall near you.

Cost: $10

Contact: Blue Valley Massage Traveling Spa, Phone: 888-747-3223

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 14 miles
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Dec 3 (Wed)
Home School Wednesdays

11:30am - 1pm. Outdoor Mural Public Art Project. Working with the Lancaster Historic Commission we will be painting wood panels murals for downtown Lancaster. These will be painted in the studio and ten installed downtown.

Cost: $4-6 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 3 (Wed)
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Jan 14 (Wed)
Watercolor Series

3-5pm. Instructor: Lisa Schorr. An exciting series of watercolor. Lisa has exhibited throughout Ohio and will teach the fundamentals of watercolor. Participants should bring the following supplies: 18X24 watercolor tablet or paper, watercolor brushes and a set of tube watercolor paints. New sessions begin every six weeks.

Cost: $62-72 for 6 week session

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 3 (Wed)
Wine'd Up Wednesday

Lunch and Dinner. On the first Wednesday of every month we are offering our house wines at state minimum retail. By the bottle only at lunch and dinner, dine-in only. This is part of the Wednesday Originals program with Dine Originals Columbus.

Cost: Varies

Contact: Shaw's Restaurant and Inn, Phone: 740-654-1842

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 3 (Wed)
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Dec 21 (Sun)
Dickens Dinner at Glenlaurel with Lodging

6pm. Join us Sundays and Wednesdays in December December 3rd, 7th, 10th, 14th, 17th, 21st, 2014 for our traditional yet festive holiday dinner. Our 6 course fine dining offers delectable gourmet courses, and a performer will read excerpts from Charles Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol between courses. Social hour begins at 6 PM in the Loch Ness Pub. Dinner......

Cost: $189-$369/dinner and lodging

Contact: Glenlaurel Inn , Phone: 800-809-7378

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 6 miles
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Dec 4 (Thu)
Yoga In Town

6pm. Yoga Instructor Elle Delmatto. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Thursday.

Cost: $6 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Dec 4 (Thu)
Dec 5 (Fri)
Dec 6 (Sat)
ABC Players - The Velveteen Rabbit

7:30pm Thu/Fri and 2pm Sat. The Velveteen Rabbit, a musical based on the story by Margery Williams. Directed by Jodi MacNeal. This is a family show about being loved and becoming REAL. This show is sponsored by the Ohio University Credit Union.

Cost: $5 general admission

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 4 (Thu)
Athens Farmers Market

4-7pm. The additional day of selling will give an opportunity for those vendors that have been on a waiting list.These new vendors will be joined by more seasoned producers and growers, to give the customer, a wonderful shopping experience at the Best Farmers Market. Watch our facebook page for updates. See more at: http://athensfarmersmarket.org

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Dec 5 (Fri)
Ridgetops and Hollers

1 pm. Ever wonder about the difference between a ridgetop and a holler Join the naturalist at Ash Cave parking area to find out.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
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Dec 5 (Fri)
Dec 6 (Sat)
Holiday Bazaar at the Dairy Barn

3-8pm Friday and 10am-5pm Saturday. Featuring over 40 local artists, get a start on your seasonal shopping. Holiday Bazaar is in the Sauber Gallery.

Cost: $4-6 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Dec 5 (Fri)
Dec 6 (Sat)
Country Textiles Open House/Demonstration

10am - 4pm. Demonstrations of weaving on a Barn Loom. Visit the Rare Breed Sheep who provide the wool. Drawings for handwoven table runner and handwoven place mats, set of 4. Items for sale are Handwoven Rugs, Mats, Pincushions, Table Runners, Candles, Antiques and Sewing Boxes.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Country Textiles on Chickencoop Hill Farm, Phone: 740-746-9602

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Logan Santa Parade

2pm. Ho Ho Ho Merry Christmas. The parade will start from the Hocking County Fairgrounds and end at the Tractor Supply parking lot. Come join the festivities of Hocking County as the parade features bands, businesses and so much more. Parents - activities for children provided by the Logan Town Center before the parade. Santa will arrive at the end of the parade......

Cost: Free

Contact: Logan-Hocking Chamber of Commerce, Phone: 740-385-6836

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Wonders of Old Man's Cave - Morning

10 am. Meet the Naturalist at the Naturalists' Cabin, behind Old Man's Cave Visitor Center, for a short hike to discover some facts about the history of the area and the rock formations that are found throughout the park.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Dec 7 (Sun)
Holidays at Adena

9-5pm Sat and 12-5pm Sun. Adena Mansion Gardens will re-open for a special event the first weekend in December to celebrate the winter holidays. The mansion is decorated for Christmas in 19th-century style and features a special holiday-themed tour. Elsewhere on the grounds you can find the Tenant House decorated for Christmas, animals ready for winter, crafts......

Cost: $4-8 per person

Contact: Adena Mansion and Gardens, Phone: 800-319-7248

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Hockings Birds of Prey

2 pm. Join the naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin for a closer look at Ohio's hawks, owls, eagles and vultures.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park , Phone: 740-385-6561

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Athens Farmers Market

9am-12pm. Saturdays Year Round. In the parking lot of the market on state. 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. Today the market......

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Gift Making

1-4pm. Grades k-6. Instructor - Lisa Schorr and Bianca Gery. Christmas is just around the corner. Join us for an early celebration and make gifts for the whole family. Students will make 3 5 projects that can be given to loved ones during the holidays or just because.

Cost: $20-26 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Public Art Initiative

10am - 12pm. First Saturday of the month. Adults and Children. Work with local artists to create public murals and sculptures for downtown Lancaster. Projects are ongoing andwill be installed once completed. Students can expect to work on things such as sculptures using clay, concrete, and or steel and paintings for outdoor murals and installations.

Cost: $10-$14 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Dec 7 (Sun)
Annual Good Neighbor Gift Market

6-9pm Saturday, 11:30am - 2pm. Sunday. Alternative Gifts by donations to charitable organizations. A variety of hand made gifts and fair-trade items will be available for purchase. Food items will be sold on Sunday by the youth of the church for a designated mission project.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: First Presbyterian Church, Phone: 740-385-2242

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Legion Sons Monthly Steak Fry

4-7pm. First Saturday of every month. The Legion Sons of American Legion Post 78 put on this great steak fry. Come join us for a good meal with the proceeds helping our community and supporting two legion baseball teams.

Cost: $11 per person

Contact: American Legion Post 78, Phone: 740-385-8811

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Winter Carnival

1-8pm Enjoy an afternoon of holiday activities in Downtown Lancaster. Pictures with Santa, horse-drawn carriage rides, elf scavenger hunt. Tour of Trees, children's crafts and much more. the evening concludes with carols, cookies, hot chocolate, Santa and lighting of the Downtown Tree.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Destination Downtown Lancaster, Phone: 740-653-8251

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Homespun Christmas

9am-3pm. 18th and 19th Century antiques, primitives, Olde Christmas, handmade and new folk art, fresh greens, music, demonstrations, and drawing for gift certificate.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Linda Miller, Phone: 614-833-2521

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Adam Graham at Shade Winery

6-8pm. Regular Hours are March-December, 4-8pm Thur, 1-8pm Fri/Sat/Sun. Music provided by Adam Graham. Enjoy our wines by the bottle, glass or just a taste. Local cheeses and crackers as well as mixed olives and smoked salmon are available. Guests are welcome to bring other food.

Cost: Free Music

Contact: Shade Winery, Phone: 740-696-1323

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 30 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
Dec 7 (Sun)
Holiday Open House at the Historical Society

4-8pm Sat, Dec 6th. 1-4pm Sun, Dec 7th. View the Museums displays and meet and talk with Dr. Johnson, author and Historical Christmas Expert. Open to the public - come join us.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking County Historical Society, Phone: 740-385-6026

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Dec 6 (Sat)
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Dec 23 (Tue)
Festival of Trees at The Bowen House

7-9pm. Opening Night for the Festival of Trees. Beautifully decorated from head to toe with an array of unique and creative trees and other holiday displays. Special events occur throughout the month.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Dec 7 (Sun)
Christmas Tree

2-4pm. Ages 10 and up. Think outside the box this holiday season and create a tree using wire, re-purposed wool felt and beads.

Cost: $12-16 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 7 (Sun)
Stuarts Winter Fundraiser

5:30pm. Stuart's Opera House presents a holiday fundraiser featuring your favorite performers from the popular Night with the Legends. Support Stuarts and enjoy a great night of entertainment from some of Southeast Ohio's own local legends and some of the season's best music. We will be pulling the winners of our 2014 Fundraiser Raffle and much more. $75 ticket......

Cost: $30-75 per person

Contact: Stuart's Opera House , Phone: 740-753-7924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 7 (Sun)
Toy Trade at the Dairy Barn

Tue-Sat 12-5pm, Sun 1-5pm, Thu 12-8pm. Closed Mondays and holidays.

Cost: $4-6 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Dec 9 (Tue)
Historic Christmas Celebration

6-8pm. The Decorative Arts Center of Ohio has a special evening planned celebrating the heritage of Lancaster and Fairfield County and families that lived in 2 of downtown Lancaster Historic Houses, the Peese-Peters House and the Sherman House. The evening will include carolers, period music, educational programing, refreshments and a time to share our past......

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 10 (Wed)
Holiday Topiary Tree

6-8pm. Instructor - Barbara Jupin. Hand-felted wool balls, repurposed felt, and adornments make for a whimsical topiary tree. This 2 tree will make a great holiday centerpiece, mantel or desk decoration. Check out the one on display in the museum shop.

Cost: $62-72 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Family Oriented
Special Interest
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Dec 10 (Wed)
Athens Farmers Market

10am - 1pm. Wednesdays Apr-Dec and Saturdays Year Round. In the parking lot of the market on state. 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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Dec 10 (Wed)
Dec 11 (Thu)
Dec 12 (Fri)
Dec 13 (Sat)
Open Garden with Hocking Soil Water Conservation

4-8pm. Need to wind down and find a quiet place to hike Come take a stroll through the Gardens or on the Paul B. Hoskins Trail after a long day of shopping, programs and other holiday bustle and responsibilities. Real Relaxation.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking County Soil and Water District, Phone: 740-385-3016

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Dec 10 (Wed)
Yoga in the Hills

5-6pm. The perfect way to drop every day stress. This class is offered surrounded by the beauty of the Hocking Hills. Weather permitting, classes are outside on our wonderful deck among the trees. All levels of experience are welcome, as are groups. Call ahead for details - we may be having class, with our wonderful instructor, at a waterfall near you.

Cost: $10

Contact: Blue Valley Massage Traveling Spa, Phone: 888-747-3223

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 14 miles
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Dec 10 (Wed)
Quilt Therapy

9:30am - 5:30pm. 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.

Cost: No fee.

Contact: Nelsonville Quilt Company, Phone: 740-753-3343

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 11 (Thu)
Dec 12 (Fri)
Dec 13 (Sat)
Santa at Alley Park

6-8pm. Thursday/Friday/Saturday. Come visit Alley Park as it is turned into a Winter Wonderland for the Christmas Season. visit with Santa, Mrs. Claus, and some of his elves. Great time for the entire family.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 17 miles
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Dec 11 (Thu)
Athens Farmers Market

4-7pm. The additional day of selling will give an opportunity for those vendors that have been on a waiting list.These new vendors will be joined by more seasoned producers and growers, to give the customer, a wonderful shopping experience at the Best Farmers Market. Watch our facebook page for updates. See more at: http://athensfarmersmarket.org

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Dec 11 (Thu)
Yoga In Town

6pm. Yoga Instructor Elle Delmatto. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Thursday.

Cost: $6 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Dec 12 (Fri)
Dec 13 (Sat)
Dec 14 (Sun)
Best Friends Victorian Escape Weekend Events

December 12-14, Best Friends Victorian Escape. Attention ladies. Spend the weekend doing fun things girls enjoy, or bring your favorite guy along a special weekend escape. On Friday evening, choose between a special Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Painting Party or have fun later with that special someone at a Date Night Painting Party. Paint the town on this special......

Cost: Some Events/Small Fee

Contact: Dickens Victorian Village, Phone: 740-705-1873

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Dec 12 (Fri)
Winter Wine Express on Hocking Valley Railway

7pm Join us for the Stuart's Winter Wine Express on the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway. Enjoy wine, cheese, snacks, and a ride through the Hocking Valley on a historic railway all for a good cause. The coach car is a renovated historic train car with cushioned bench seats. Relive a little railway history. First Class features a more modern experience with airline-style......

Cost: $25-35 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 13 (Sat)
Christmas in Ash Cave

5-7pm. Step away from the hectic holiday season come bundled for the weather to enjoy a candlelit stroll back to Ash Cave. Once you arrive at the cave, warm up with refreshments by an open fire. Listen to or join with our carolers, have the kids visit with an old fashioned Santa or help to decorate our Christmas tree for wildlife.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park , Phone: 740-385-6561

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
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Dec 13 (Sat)
Christmas Open House - Franklin House Museum

1-4pm. Visit the beautiful century old home furnished and decorated in 1930s holiday splendor. Special exhibits will include a timeline of historic toys dating from the 1860s through the 1970s, historic Christmas cards from 1875 to 1935, photographs and advertisements of local stores and businesses where people from the region once did their holiday shopping......

Cost: Free

Contact: Ross County Historical Society, Phone: 740-772-1936

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 25 miles
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Dec 13 (Sat)
Holidays in the Country

4:30-8:30pm. Reservations Required. enjoy a Holiday in the country. This annual Holiday Banquet and Silent Auction will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters Camper Scholarship fund. This event will feature a festive wagon ride to the dining lodge where guests will be treated to a gourmet holiday banquet including appetizers from Bonefish Grill. the evening will......

Cost: $30/person, $225/6 people

Contact: Camp Oty Okwa, Phone: 740-603-3911

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 3 miles
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Dec 13 (Sat)
Santas Workshop, Breakfast with Santa

9am - 12pm. Fun event includes Hot Breakfast, Keepsake Ornament, Photograph with Santa, Games and Prizes. Kids and parents alike will want to join Santa for fun and surprises at his special workshop in Logan, OH. Join in his Reindeer Games, talk to Santa and give him your wish list. Take home a keepsake ornament and photograph with Santa. Call to purchase tickets.......

Cost: $7/peerson, $2/under 3

Contact: Kathy Cook, Phone: 740-385-2118

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Dec 13 (Sat)
Bill Rawlins at Shade Winery

6-8pm. Regular Hours are March-December, 4-8pm Thur, 1-8pm Fri/Sat/Sun. Music provided by Bill Rawlins. Enjoy our wines by the bottle, glass or just a taste. Local cheeses and crackers as well as mixed olives and smoked salmon are available. Guests are welcome to bring other food.

Cost: Free Music

Contact: Shade Winery, Phone: 740-696-1323

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 30 miles
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Dec 13 (Sat)
Dec 14 (Sun)
Holiday Open House at the Historical Society

4-8pm Sat, Dec 6th. 1-4pm Sun, Dec 7th. View the Museums displays and meet and talk with Dr. Johnson, author and Historical Christmas Expert. Open to the public - come join us.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking County Historical Society, Phone: 740-385-6026

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Dec 13 (Sat)
American Legion Baked Steak Dinner

4-7pm. The Auxiliary of American Legion Post 78 puts on this delicious baked steak dinner on the 2nd Saturday of each month. Come join us for a good meal, with the proceeds helping our community and supporting two Legion baseball teams.

Cost: $7. per person

Contact: American Legion Post 78, Phone: 740-385-8811

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Dec 13 (Sat)
Athens Farmers Market

9am-12pm. Saturdays Year Round. In the parking lot of the market on state. 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. Today the market......

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Dec 13 (Sat)
Saturday Studio - Grades K-8

10am - 12pm. Instructor - Bianca Gery. Hanging Wire Sculpture. Students will explore kinetic sculpture and create Calder inspired artworks.

Cost: $8-10 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 14 (Sun)
Second Sunday Beadmaking

1-4pm. Every Second Sunday of Every Month. You choose - watch fun demos or try it yourself. Theresa Cress-Sharp will be narrating and performing live glass beadmaking demonstrations as part of the Ohio Glass Museum tour. We take rods of beautifully colored glass, they become molten and then shaped into intricate beads.

Cost: $20 per person

Contact: Ohio Glass Museum, Phone: 740-687-0101

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 15 (Mon)
Breakfast Quilt Club

9:30am. Every third Monday of the month is the Breakfast Club. We have our recipe of the month that goes along with the quilt of the month. Instructor Lynne Buchanan will guide you with techniques on the monthly project. Supply list and information is sent the previous month for your convenience. Registration is a must so that we know how much food to prepare. Fun time, food, demo and pattern.

Cost: $10. per person/reservations

Contact: Nelsonville Quilt Shop

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 15 (Mon)
Dec 16 (Tue)
Dec 17 (Wed)
Dec 18 (Thu)
Dec 19 (Fri)
Dickens Victorian Village

Dickens Victorian Village Displays along Wheeling Avenue. An experience that will engage the senses as you explore the charming streetscape, striking historic architecture, and eclectic shops and eateries of Historic Downtown Cambridge. Stroll Wheeling Avenue from 6th to 11th Streets to learn about the Victorian era by reading the plaques at the base of each......

Cost: Some Events/Small Fee

Contact: Dickens Victorian Village, Phone: 740-705-1873

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Dec 17 (Wed)
Yoga in the Hills

5-6pm. The perfect way to drop every day stress. This class is offered surrounded by the beauty of the Hocking Hills. Weather permitting, classes are outside on our wonderful deck among the trees. All levels of experience are welcome, as are groups. Call ahead for details - we may be having class, with our wonderful instructor, at a waterfall near you.

Cost: $10

Contact: Blue Valley Massage Traveling Spa, Phone: 888-747-3223

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 14 miles
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Dec 17 (Wed)
Home School Wednesdays

11:30am - 1pm. Outdoor Mural Public Art Project. Working with the Lancaster Historic Commission we will be painting wood panels murals for downtown Lancaster. These will be painted in the studio and ten installed downtown.

Cost: $4-6 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 17 (Wed)
Athens Farmers Market

10am - 1pm. Wednesdays Apr-Dec and Saturdays Year Round. In the parking lot of the market on state. 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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Dec 17 (Wed)
Dec 18 (Thu)
Dec 19 (Fri)
Dec 20 (Sat)
Dec 21 (Sun)
An Appalachian Christmas Carol

7pm Wed/Thu, 8pm Fri/Sat, 2pm Sun. You think you know the classic Dickens A Christmas Carol. But what if the story was set in Southeast Ohio in 1907 and old Eb Scrooge owned the local mine. What if Bob Cratchit helped organize the mine workers, and Fezziwig's holiday party took place at Stuart's Opera House with musicians playing live onstage. Brick Monkey Theater......

Cost: $12-18/per person

Contact: Brick Monkey Theatre Ensemble, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles

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Dec 17 (Wed)
Quilt Therapy

9:30am - 5:30pm. 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.

Cost: No fee.

Contact: Nelsonville Quilt Company, Phone: 740-753-3343

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 18 (Thu)
Yoga In Town

6pm. Yoga Instructor Elle Delmatto. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Thursday.

Cost: $6 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Dec 18 (Thu)
Athens Farmers Market

4-7pm. The additional day of selling will give an opportunity for those vendors that have been on a waiting list.These new vendors will be joined by more seasoned producers and growers, to give the customer, a wonderful shopping experience at the Best Farmers Market. Watch our facebook page for updates. See more at: http://athensfarmersmarket.org

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Dec 19 (Fri)
Cedar Falls Stroll

10 am. Join the Hocking Hills State Park Naturalist to explore Cedar Falls and discover the unique natural and cultural history of this area of the park.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Dec 19 (Fri)
Holly Jolly Party

6:30-9:30pm. Holiday Open House. Family-friendly evening of karaoke featuring all of your holiday favorites. Enjoy the entertainment while you sip on festive coffee beverages from Square 7 and just have Holiday Fun.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Art Clay on Main, Phone: 740-653-1755

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 19 (Fri)
LIVE at the Lodge

9-11pm. Local talent plays acoustic sets while you enjoy one of your many craft beers on tap, a cocktail, glass of wine and more. Enjoy an appetizer or dinner made fresh for you. Then one of our decadent desserts made fresh daily. December 20th Holiday Hoedown.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lodge in Lancaster, Phone: 740-653-5823

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 20 (Sat)
Holidays on the Ohio Frontier at Lake Hope

2pm. Holidays on the Ohio Frontier at Lake Hope State Park. Lake Hope Shelterhouse. Come with us and take a step back in time while we explore how the early settlers in the Ohio Frontier celebrated the yule Christmas season. Costumed interpreters will demonstrate early traditions and you can try your hands at a few early holiday games and crafts. Gather at the Lake Hope State Park Furnace area.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Dec 20 (Sat)
Holiday Show

9-11pm. Special Holiday show featuring Knocking Spirits and Hocking River String Band.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lodge in Lancaster, Phone: 740-653-5823

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 20 (Sat)
Athens Farmers Market

9am-12pm. Saturdays Year Round. In the parking lot of the market on state. 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. Today the market......

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Dec 20 (Sat)
Family Traditions Weekend Events

December 20, Family Traditions Weekend. The young and young at heart will enjoy a special weekend centered at the historic Union Station, the old Train Depot in Cambridge. This special day for families with children features movies, -The Educational Side of Dickens-, -Teddy Bear Tea-, cookie decorating, and even a ballerina performance.A special exhibit at the......

Cost: Some Events/Small Fee

Contact: Dickens Victorian Village, Phone: 740-705-1873

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Dec 21 (Sun)
Walking Tour of the Athens Asylum

2-4pm. Led by George Eberts, an expert on the history of the Athens Asylum or The Ridges will lead a walking tour of the asylum grounds.Maximum of 15 per tour, first come, first served. Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Athens County Historical Society and Museum at 65 North Court Street in Athens. Mr. Eberts is a former employee of the Athens Asylum.

Cost: $15 per person

Contact: The Ridges, Phone: 740-592-2280

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Dec 21 (Sun)
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Jan 3 (Sat)
Dickens Victorian Village

Dickens Victorian Village Displays along Wheeling Avenue. An experience that will engage the senses as you explore the charming streetscape, striking historic architecture, and eclectic shops and eateries of Historic Downtown Cambridge. Stroll Wheeling Avenue from 6th to 11th Streets to learn about the Victorian era by reading the plaques at the base of each......

Cost: Some Events/Small Fee

Contact: Dickens Victorian Village, Phone: 740-705-1873

Outdoor Activity
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Dec 24 (Wed)
Quilt Therapy

9:30am - 5:30pm. 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.

Cost: No fee.

Contact: Nelsonville Quilt Company, Phone: 740-753-3343

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 24 (Wed)
Athens Farmers Market

10am - 1pm. Wednesdays Apr-Dec and Saturdays Year Round. In the parking lot of the market on state. 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

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Dec 24 (Wed)
Yoga in the Hills

5-6pm. The perfect way to drop every day stress. This class is offered surrounded by the beauty of the Hocking Hills. Weather permitting, classes are outside on our wonderful deck among the trees. All levels of experience are welcome, as are groups. Call ahead for details - we may be having class, with our wonderful instructor, at a waterfall near you.

Cost: $10

Contact: Blue Valley Massage Traveling Spa, Phone: 888-747-3223

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 14 miles
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Dec 26 (Fri)
LIVE at the Lodge

9-11pm. Local talent plays acoustic sets while you enjoy one of your many craft beers on tap, a cocktail, glass of wine and more. Enjoy an appetizer or dinner made fresh for you. Then one of our decadent desserts made fresh daily. December 20th Holiday Hoedown.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lodge in Lancaster, Phone: 740-653-5823

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Dec 27 (Sat)
Athens Farmers Market

9am-12pm. Saturdays Year Round. In the parking lot of the market on state. 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. Today the market......

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Dec 28 (Sun)
American Legion Monthly Breakfast

7:30-11am. Come join American Legion Post 78 in a tasty monthly breakfast the 4th Sunday of each month. The proceeds help our community and support two Legion baseball teams.

Cost: $5 per person

Contact: American Legion Post 78, Phone: 740-385-8811

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Dec 31 (Wed)
New Years Eve Train and Fireworks

10:30pm - 12:30am. Celebrate the new year on the train On December 31st, the train departs the Nelsonville Depot at 10:30 p.m. and travels to East Logan and return. On the return trip, the train stops near the stroke of midnight at everyone is treated to a great fireworks display to help bring in 2014 Two seating sections are available: Pizza Pop and Wine ......

Cost: $17/adult, $15/sen, $13/child

Contact: Hocking Valley Scenic Railway, Phone: 740-753-9531

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 31 (Wed)
Quilt Therapy

9:30am - 5:30pm. 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.

Cost: No fee.

Contact: Nelsonville Quilt Company, Phone: 740-753-3343

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Dec 31 (Wed)
Athens Farmers Market

10am - 1pm. Wednesdays Apr-Dec and Saturdays Year Round. In the parking lot of the market on state. 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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Dec 31 (Wed)
101st Birthday Gala

Tue-Sat 12-5pm, Sun 1-5pm, Thu 12-8pm. Closed Mondays and holidays. Celebrating the 101st birthday of the Dairy Barn.

Cost: $4-6 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Dec 31 (Wed)
Yoga in the Hills

5-6pm. The perfect way to drop every day stress. This class is offered surrounded by the beauty of the Hocking Hills. Weather permitting, classes are outside on our wonderful deck among the trees. All levels of experience are welcome, as are groups. Call ahead for details - we may be having class, with our wonderful instructor, at a waterfall near you.

Cost: $10

Contact: Blue Valley Massage Traveling Spa, Phone: 888-747-3223

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 14 miles
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Hocking Hills Hiker