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May 9 (Fri)
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Nov 30 (Sun)
Drum Lessons and Open Drum Circle

7-9pm. Every Friday with Lawrence Green. A full program of natural interpretation, mystic life lessons and a lot of drumming some singing and dancing. Students learn tradition parts, skill building, call and response. The remainder of the time will be free style drum circle and dancing.

Cost: $12 per person

Contact: Hawks Landing Retreat Center, Phone: 740-596-4288

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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May 23 (Fri)
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Oct 26 (Sun)
2:30pm Train to East Logan

2:30-4:45pm. Our East Logan train is the longest of the regular weekend trains and operates every Saturday and Sunday between Memorial Day and the last full weekend of October. The train departs the Nelsonville Depot for a round-trip ride along the historic Hocking River Valley. Along the way, we will pass through the historic company town of Haydenville, which......

Cost: $17-12 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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May 23 (Fri)
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Oct 26 (Sun)
Noon Train to Haydenville

12-1:45pm. Our Noon train to Haydenville is the shortest trip of our trains. It operates every Saturday and Sunday between Memorial Day weekend and the last full weekend of October. The train departs the Nelsonville Depot for a round-trip ride along the historic Hocking River Valley. On the return trip after pausing in Haydenville, the train continues past the......

Cost: $13-10 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Sep 11 (Thu)
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Oct 9 (Thu)
Stain Glass for Beginners

5:30-7:30pm. Thursdays September 11th, 18th, 25th, October 2nd, and 9th. 5 classes. This Fall, the Barn has the honor to host local artists Greta and Mark Hanesworth, who have graciously agreed to teach a class series on beginning Stain Glass. An opportunity this unique and affordable does not come often so sign up today. There is a $20 automatic materials fee......

Cost: $110/members, $120/non-members

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Sep 19 (Fri)
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Nov 22 (Sat)
Quilt REvolution- Art Quilt Retrospective

Tue-Sat 12-5pm, Sun 1-5pm, Thu 12-8pm. Closed Mondays and holidays. A special exhibition featuring art quilts from Quilt National jurors who have served since 1979.

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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Sep 24 (Wed)
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Nov 12 (Wed)
Beginner and Intermediate Pottery Classes

6-8pm on the following Wednesdays - September 24th, October 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th, November 5th and 12th. A total of 8 Sessions. Local potter Kelly Shaw returns and bring her know how to the ceramics room for another wonderful class series.The class is held in the ceramics room at The Barn. the materials cost is $80 for this workshop. This provides participants......

Cost: $206/members, $220/non-members

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Sep 26 (Fri)
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Oct 26 (Sun)
Warming Up for the Winter

5-9pm on Fri, 9/26 Opening night and Mon-Sat 10am-5pm and Sun 12-5pm featuring the fiber art of Judy Klaer Kerns and the ceramic art of Laurie Vancouver. Stay warm and cozy with felted hats, knitted scarves and soft knitted socks. And enjoy slow cooked meals made in beautiful ceramic casserole dishes.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Sep 26 (Fri)
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Oct 26 (Sun)
Peter Heidtmann

6-9pm Opening Night during Nelsonville Final Friday, regular hours 1-6pm Fri/Sat/Sun. 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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Sep 26 (Fri)
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Oct 26 (Sun)
Bruce Winn Paintings and Members Process 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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Sep 26 (Fri)
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Oct 24 (Fri)
Synaptic Experiments

5:30-9:30 - Opening Night. Normal Business Hours - Tue/Thu/Fri 10am - 4pm. Sat 11am-4pm. Synaptic Experiments by Karla Hackenmiller. Karla's recent research has been focused on the limitless and ever-evolving results of the thought process as it relates to the physical brain and its abstract outcomes. Her detailed artworks have primarily taken the form of linear......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Paper Circle, Phone: 740-753-3374

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 1 (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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Oct 1 (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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Oct 1 (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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Oct 1 (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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Oct 1 (Wed)
Advanced Rigid Heddle Looms Class

6-8pm. Instructor - Mary Jeanne Goss. Prerequisite is the beginning level class or permission from instructor. Please call for details. Looms and all supplies will be provided for use.

Cost: $40-45 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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Oct 1 (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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Oct 2 (Thu)
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Oct 25 (Sat)
October Weekday Fall Foliage Train

1-3:15pm. Thursdays Fridays only. Due to the incredible popularity of the fall colors of scenic southern Ohio, we operate extra trains during Thursdays and Fridays only in October. Each Thursday and Friday between October 3rd and 25th, one train each day departs the Nelsonville Depot for a round-trip ride to East Logan. The coaches are heated as weather requires,......

Cost: $17-12 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 2 (Thu)
Quilt Revolution Free Admission Thursday

5-8pm. Blackburn Home Furnishing is sponsoring free admission for Thursday, September 25th for Quilt Revolution: Art Quilt Retrospective 1979-2014. A cash bar and soft drinks will be available and the Gallery Shop will be open. Blackburn Home Furnishings is a retail store located on East Canal Street in Nelsonville, OH .

Cost: Paid by Blackburn Home Furnish

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 2 (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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Oct 2 (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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Oct 2 (Thu)
Teen Thursday Studio

6-8pm. Artist - Bianca Gery - Industrial and Interior Design. During this 5 week class students will work with artist Bianca Gery on designing your dream room. Using the exhibit as inspiration we will look at the principals of design and architecture and then finish with our very own exhibit in the Student Gallery. This class builds each week and students should plan on being at each session.

Cost: $10-13 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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Oct 2 (Thu)
Donkey Musicians Open Stage - Host Troy Gregorino

8pm - 1130pm. Voted the best open stage in town, Donkey Musicans Open Stage has become a popular place for folks to come and share their favorite songs. Filled to capacity each week, our open stage promises a receptive audience for musicians who are looking for a place to showcase their material.

Cost: Free

Contact: Donkey Coffee and Expresso, Phone: 740-594-7353

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 2 (Thu)
Quilt Revolution Free Admission Thursday

5-8pm. Blackburn Home Furnishing is sponsoring free admission for Thursday, October 2nd for Quilt Revolution: Art Quilt Retrospective 1979-2014. A cash bar and soft drinks will be available and the Gallery Shop will be open. Blackburn Home Furnishings is a retail store located on East Canal Street in Nelsonville, OH .

Cost: Paid by Blackburn Home Furnish

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 3 (Fri)
Fall Wine Express on Hocking Valley Scenic Railway

7pm. Join us for the Stuart's Fall 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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Oct 3 (Fri)
Monster House

6-8:30pm. The Decorative Arts Center of Ohio invites you to a Movie Night featuring - Monster House. Hotdogs, Popcorn, refreshments will be provided. Call kids of all ages. Admission is FREE thanks to Fairfield Federal.

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 3 (Fri)
Oct 4 (Sat)
The Box Trolls and The Maze Runner and Lucy

6:45pm ticket office opens. Movies start approximately 7:45pm. TRIPLE FEATURE. The BoxTrolls - Animated/Family PG. A family event movie from the creators of Coraline and ParaNorman that introduces audiences to a new breed of family. Heroes come in all shapes and sizes . . . even rectangles. 96 minutes. Also The Maze Runner - Action/Adventure, PG-13. Based on......

Cost: $8/adult, $4/ages 4-11

Contact: Skyview Drive-In, Phone: 740-653-5517

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 3 (Fri)
Drum Lessons and Open Drum Circle

7-9pm. Every Friday with Lawrence Green. A full program of natural interpretation, mystic life lessons and a lot of drumming some singing and dancing. Students learn tradition parts, skill building, call and response. The remainder of the time will be free style drum circle and dancing.

Cost: $12 per person

Contact: Hawks Landing Retreat Center, Phone: 740-596-4288

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 4 (Sat)
Hocking Hills Fall Poker Run 2014

9am - 5pm. It is time for the 2014 Hocking Hills Fall Poker Run. Have a hearty breakfast at the Hocking Hills Dining Lodge before you take a beautiful ride through the Hocking Hills. Build your best poker hand for a chance to walk away with the top prize. Along the way, there is bonus cash stops, door prize drawings, 50/50 and more. All proceeds support Friends......

Cost: $20-25/adult, $25-30/couple

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park , Phone: 877-403-4477

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 4 (Sat)
Bats At The Barn

6:45pm. Learn about Ohio's flying mammals, then see if we can find any at the Historical Farm's barn area. We will even use a special bat detector. Farm Entrance- 1375 State Route 674 North. All Ages.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Oct 4 (Sat)
Nature Display

1-3pm. See and touch furs, shells, skulls, and other natural wonders before you visit the Historical Farm. Farm Entrance. All Ages. Fully Wheelchair Accessible.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Oct 4 (Sat)
Paris is Always a Good Idea Cooking Class

1030am - 1230pm. Hands On Style. Adapted from David Liebovitzs latest book - My Paris Kitchen. Celery Root Salad, Poulet a la Moutard chicken with mustard, bacon house made crme fraiche, Salted Caramel Chocolate Mousse. The classes are held in our Studio on the third floor of the Inn. The class ends with lunch paired with an optional glass of wine for a reasonable......

Cost: $55 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 4 (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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Oct 4 (Sat)
Bowen House Fall Gala and Art/Antique Auction

6:30pm. The Annual Bowen House Gala Art Auction will feature antiques, as well as, a melange of art. Spend the evening in this unique setting for an enjoyable evening of live music, wine, appetizers, art and antiques on our lawn. Auction will begin between 7:30-8pm.

Cost: $25/person, $40/Couple

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles

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Oct 4 (Sat)
Hocktoberfest

10am - 1pm. Hocktoberfest has something for everyone. Some of the activities are live music, outdoor skill learning and demos, a fishing derby, Clint Bowyer and Don Schumacher racing teams, horse drawn wagon rides, local vendors, pumpkin decorating and more. We have many new activities this year.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking College, Phone: 614-221-2885

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 17 miles
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Oct 4 (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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Oct 4 (Sat)
Nelsonville Farmers Market

10am - 12pm. Every Saturday - June through October - come visit the season's freshest produce, yummy baked goods and plants for your garden. Then you can enjoy our galleries and shops on the square.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Nelsonville Farmer's Market, Phone: 740-517-5012

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 4 (Sat)
Lancaster Farmers Market

8am-12pm Saturdays till 10/25/14 at the Government Services Parking Lot, 239 West Main Street. 3-6pm on Tuesdays through August 26th at the Kroger Parking Lot at the corner of E. Main St and Goslin Road. More than 30 seasonal vendors with fresh fruit and vegetables, baked goods, meats, eggs, cut flowers bouquets, preserves, jewelry, crafts, plants, syrup, body......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Farmers Market, Phone: 740-569-4563

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 4 (Sat)
Lancaster Hand Made Market

9am - 1pm. We are Ohio artists and craftspeople who love to make stuff. Join us under the trees on the first Saturday of the month at the corner of Broad and Main for our Handmade Market of locally made Arts and Crafts.

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 4 (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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Oct 4 (Sat)
HVCH Annual Car Show and Craft and Vendor Fair

10am - Cars, trucks and motorcycles are welcome at this fun event benefiting the local hospital, sponsored by the Hocking Valley Community Hospital Auxiliary. Dash plaques for the first 50 vehicles, 25 awards to be presented, door prizes, 50/50 drawing, food and drinks plus a DJ. Craft and Vendor Fair from 10am - 3pm. Registration from 11am-1pm, with judging from 1-3 and awards beginning at 3:30.

Cost: $10 per person

Contact: Hocking Valley Community Hospital, Phone: 740-380-8110

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles

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Oct 4 (Sat)
Oktoberfest 2014

12-8pm. Perry County Historical and Cultural Arts Society proudly present Oktoberfest. Celebrate Somersets Pioneer Past and German Heritage. The festival will commence at the Pigfoot Square which is adjacent to the historic 1808 Jacob Miller Tavern in Somerset Ohio at the intersection of local art, food, music and history.

Contact: Perry County Historical and Cultural Arts Society, Phone: 740-987-4862

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 29 miles
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Oct 5 (Sun)
Crafternoon

2-4pm. Make some nature crafts and learn about related animals or plants. Crafts include a pinecone birdfeeder, tree-on-a-stick, and others. Meeting Place - Buzzards Roost Picnic Area, 1375 State Route 674 North, Canal Winchester, OH. All Ages.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Oct 5 (Sun)
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Fairfield County Fair

The Fairfield County Fair is known as The Last and Best of the Season and offers a variety of attractions including truck, tractor, and horse pulls, demolition derbies, concerts, bands, and horse races.There is also a large assortment of exhibits and rides for all ages. New events for this year: Mon. Oct. 6 - A-Bar Rodeo - Bull Riding at 7:00 pm. Tues. Oct.......

Cost: Fee

Contact: Fairfield County Fair, Phone: 740-653-3041

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
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Oct 5 (Sun)
Pioneer School Harvest Homecoming

12-5pm. A Bean Dinner with your choice of navy or pinto beans, corn muffin, drink and dessert. There will be artisans throughout the grounds demonstrating period crafts like shearing sheep, shoeing horses, and woodworking. Music, horse-drawn wagon rides, and children's games will add to the fun. this is a fundraiser for the Pioneer School.

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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Oct 6 (Mon)
Oct 7 (Tue)
Full Moon Paddle - Strouds Run State Park

615-9pm. Boat Launch at Strouds Run State Park. Kayak with us under the full moon. Paddles are two to three hours long. Enjoy a peaceful evening on the water, watch the sun set and the moon rise across the water as the stars sparkle above you. No experience needed. All equipment, instructions, and refreshments are provided. Reservations are required.

Cost: $45/$35 with own kayak equip

Contact: Touch the Earth Adventures , Phone: 740-591-9094

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 8 (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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Oct 8 (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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Oct 8 (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
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Oct 9 (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
Outdoor Activity
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Oct 9 (Thu)
Quilt Revolution Free Admission Thursday

5-8pm. Porter Financial Services is sponsoring free admission for Thursday, October 9th for Quilt Revolution: Art Quilt Retrospective 1979-2014. A cash bar and soft drinks will be available and the Gallery Shop will be open. Porter Financial Services is located on North Plains Road, The Plains, OH.

Cost: Paid by Porter Financial Servi

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 9 (Thu)
Donkey Musicians Open Stage - Host Troy Gregorino

8pm - 1130pm. Voted the best open stage in town, Donkey Musicans Open Stage has become a popular place for folks to come and share their favorite songs. Filled to capacity each week, our open stage promises a receptive audience for musicians who are looking for a place to showcase their material.

Cost: Free

Contact: Donkey Coffee and Expresso, Phone: 740-594-7353

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 9 (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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Oct 10 (Fri)
Oct 11 (Sat)
Oct 12 (Sun)
Bob Evans Farm Festival

9am - 5pm each day. It is even better on The Farm. This celebration of the harvest season attracts thousands with its entertainment, traditional crafts, farm contests, food, childrens activities, and demonstrations. A weekend of fun for friends and family of all ages, the Bob Evans Farm Festival offers a taste of yesteryear.

Cost: $3-5 per person

Contact: Bob Evans Farms, Phone: 740-245-5304

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 38 miles
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Oct 10 (Fri)
Oct 11 (Sat)
Oct 12 (Sun)
Appalachian Color in the Hills Festival

10am - 11pm Fri/Sat, 10am - 5pm Sun. Join us for 3 days of Appalachian music, amazing works of art from local artists, delicious food, helicopter rides, and lots of good old-fashioned kids games and activities that are reminiscent of that olde-tyme-country festival.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Appalachian Color, Phone: 740-797-2947

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 10 (Fri)
Drum Lessons and Open Drum Circle

7-9pm. Every Friday with Lawrence Green. A full program of natural interpretation, mystic life lessons and a lot of drumming some singing and dancing. Students learn tradition parts, skill building, call and response. The remainder of the time will be free style drum circle and dancing.

Cost: $12 per person

Contact: Hawks Landing Retreat Center, Phone: 740-596-4288

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 10 (Fri)
Oct 11 (Sat)
Harvest Festival Campout

Celebrate Harvest and see the beautiful changing of the trees. We make it fun and easy.

Cost: Call for camping rates

Contact: A.W. Marion State Park, Phone: 740-869-3124

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Oct 12 (Sun)
New Straitsville Work Weekend at Burr Oak

infobuckeyetrail.org. Chuck Wagon Event. Improving existing BT throughout the New Straitsville Section. We will leave camp at 8:30am for work site. Camping: Burr Oak State Park Group Campground near boat dock 3. From SR78 on the east side of Burr Oak Lake, take C-14 Mountville Rd. west toward the lake and the group campground. Meals: This is a chuck wagon event.......

Cost: Call/email for additional info

Contact: Buckeye Trail Association, Phone: 740-832-1282

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Grandma Gatewood's Fall Colors Hike

1 pm. Bring along a cool drink and celebrate the season's colors. Meet with the naturalist at the Old Man's Cave Visitor Center for a strenuous hike that spans roughly 6 miles of the Grandma Gatewood trail. We will be traversing the section that runs from Old Man's Cave to Cedar Falls and back while enjoying the scenic beauty and cultural personality. This hike......

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Tombstone Travels Five

3 pm. 5 pm. 7 pm. Logan Central Elementary parking lot. For the fifth consecutive year, costumed guides take those who dare through the Old Logan Cemetery, the communitys very first burial ground. Ghost-seekers will hear spooky tales about those who are laid to rest at the gravesites with performances along the way. Some of the interesting individuals you will......

Cost: $10/$5 per person

Contact: Logan Town Center, Phone: 740-385-2750

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Buzzards Roost Backcountry Hike

1pm. Take a rugged 4 mile hike to see fall color in Clear Creek Valley. This hike will be approximately 4 miles and last about 3 hours. Please be prepared to hike over rugged terrain. Please bring drinking water. This hike is not recommended for young children. Meeting Place - Fern Parking Lot, 22937 County Road 116, Rockbridge, OH. Ages 6-50. Not wheelchair Accessible.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
The Haunting of Hill House by Logan Theatre Group

8pm. Cut off from the outside world by its remote location and shunned by all who know its forbidding and sinister reputation, Hill House has remained empty and silent except for the daily visits of its grumbling caretaker, Mrs. Dudley. Its isolation is broken by the arrival of Dr. Montague, an investigator of supernatural phenomena who has been granted a short......

Cost: $10/Adult - $5/under 12

Contact: Logan Theatre Group, Phone: 740-583-9475

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
October Owls

7pm. We will call for resident barred and screech owls on a 1 mile hike. Meeting Place - Buzzards Roost Picnic Area, 1375 State Route 674 North, Canal Winchester, OH. All Ages.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Oct 11 (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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Oct 11 (Sat)
4th Annual Hope Blooms 5k Walk/Run for a Reason

Call for times. Prizes for top runners in assigned age groups. All profits will be donated to a local individual/family in need. Enjoy a beautiful walk/run for a great cause. Pre-registration is preferred. Hope Blooms promotes the physical and spiritual health of youth through education and recreation programs, as well as scholarships.

Cost: Call for info

Contact: Hope Blooms, Phone: 740-279-6236

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Lancaster Farmers Market

8am-12pm Saturdays till 10/25/14 at the Government Services Parking Lot, 239 West Main Street. 3-6pm on Tuesdays through August 26th at the Kroger Parking Lot at the corner of E. Main St and Goslin Road. More than 30 seasonal vendors with fresh fruit and vegetables, baked goods, meats, eggs, cut flowers bouquets, preserves, jewelry, crafts, plants, syrup, body......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Farmers Market, Phone: 740-569-4563

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 11 (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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Oct 11 (Sat)
Saturday Studio - Grades K-8

10am - 12pm. Instructor - Bianca Gery. Sculpture/wire and found object - Campana Brothers. This class will visit the exhibit and create our own found object sculptures as inspiration.

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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Oct 11 (Sat)
Halloween on the Hocking

6pm. Haunted houses can be scary and corn mazes can be fun, BUT nothing compares to Halloween on the Hocking. On the river there is no place to hide from whomever is lurking behind the bend. The few that survive can further test their bravery on the haunted hayride through the campground. . that is . . . if they date.

Cost: $42/canoe

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Empty Bowls Fundraiser

4-6pm. This annual United Way event serves as a fundraiser to help fight hunter in Hocking county. Those who attend this happy hour event will enjoy wine, appetizers and dessert, in addition you will receive your own locally crafted bowl. The event will also include a silent auction of uniquely crafted and celebrity-signed bowls, art and antiques.

Cost: $20/advance, $25/door

Contact: United Way, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Nelsonville Farmers Market

10am - 12pm. Every Saturday - June through October - come visit the season's freshest produce, yummy baked goods and plants for your garden. Then you can enjoy our galleries and shops on the square.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Nelsonville Farmer's Market, Phone: 740-517-5012

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Sweet Second Saturday

5-8pm. Every second Saturday of every month, we dress up the dining room have live music great dinner specials. You can even bring a bottle of wine. Come join us for a great Saturday night out Reservations appreciated, but not required. Reservations appreciated, but not required.

Cost: Per menu

Contact: The Ridge Inn Restaurant, Phone: 740-332-0300

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 11 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Moonlight Tour

7-11pm. Paddle your canoe from sunset to moonlight, using the light of the moon as it reflects on the water. Your trip ends at the livery with a roaring bonfire, smores and a local bluegrass band for your enjoyment. Reservations highly recommended. Meet at the livery at 700 p.m. and be sure to bring a flashlight.

Cost: $40 per canoe for 2 people

Contact: Hocking Hills Canoe Livery , Phone: 740-385-0523

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 11 (Sat)
Jonathan Edwards, McGuffey Lane, Grassinine

6pm. Connect Ohio presents its annual CABI Fund benefit concert, featuring Jonathan Edwards, McGuffey Lane, and Grassinine at Stuart's Opera House for a community fundraiser. The performers all have ties and commitment to helping Appalachian Ohioans, and are teaming up to host a benefit concert to support the CABI Fund. All proceeds benefit the Connect Appalachia......

Cost: $35-50 per person

Contact: Stuarts Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 12 (Sun)
Cub Scout Day - Webelos Geologist

2pm. Webelos - 10 and 11 year olds - will participate in activities that meet requirements for the Geologist badge. Meeting Place - Shady Grove Program Area, 1375 State Route 674 North, Canal Winchester, OH. Ages 6-12.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Oct 12 (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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Oct 14 (Tue)
Metro five-0 - Level 4 Backcountry Hike

1pm. Age 50 and older. Take a rugged 4 mile hike to see fall color in Clear Creek Valley. This hike will be approximately 4 miles and last about 3 hours. Please be prepared to hike over rugged terrain. Please bring drinking water. This hike is not recommended for young children. Meeting Place - Fern Parking Lot, 22937 County Road 116, Rockbridge, OH. Ages 50. Not wheelchair Accessible.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Oct 14 (Tue)
Ladies Sunset Floats

6-8:30pm. Paddle your canoe or kayak in the peaceful evening calm of the river at sunset. Share a story, look for wildlife or just relax in the comfortable company of women. Light refreshments and water provided. Reservations required. Meet at the livery at 6pm and be sure to bring a flashlight.

Cost: $20 per person

Contact: Hocking Hills Canoe Livery , Phone: 740-385-0523

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 15 (Wed)
Oct 16 (Thu)
Oct 17 (Fri)
Oct 18 (Sat)
Circleville Pumpkin Show

The Greatest Free Show on Earth. Parade, Little Miss Pumpkin Show, Miss Pumpkin Show, Baby Parade, Band Youth Organizations, Pet Parade, Lodges, Civic, Fraternal Organizations, Ohio Festival Events Association Queens. Rides, games, live music and every kind of thing you can imagine made from a pumpkin

Cost: Free

Contact: Circleville Pumpkin Show, Phone: 740-474-7000

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 25 miles
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Oct 15 (Wed)
Homeschoolers - Ohio Wildlife

1pm. Learn about Ohio wildlife and meet some animal ambassadors from the Ohio Wildlife Center. Meeting Place - Barnebey-Hambleton Picnic Area, Clear Creek Road, Rockbridge, OH. Ages 6-18.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Oct 15 (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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Oct 15 (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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Oct 15 (Wed)
Golden Dragon Acrobats

7:30pm. Returning to Broadway December 2014. The golden Dragon Acrobats represent the best of a time honored tradition that began more than twenty five centuries ago. The Golden Dragons are recognized throughout the United States and abroad as the premiere Chinese acrobatic touring company of today. The reputation of the company is solidly rooted in a commitment......

Cost: $12-$20 per person

Contact: Templeton-Blackburn Auditorium, Phone: 740-593-4233

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 15 (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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Oct 15 (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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Oct 15 (Wed)
Sweater Pumpkins

6-8pm. Instructor - Barbara Jupin. Autumn is the time for falling leave and cozy sweatersmade into pumpkins. Turn a re-purposed felted sweater from your closet or Goodwill into a pumpkin with scissors, twine, and stuffing. Make several and display them around your home. BRING YOUR OWN WOOL SWEATERS.

Cost: $20-24 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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Oct 16 (Thu)
Historic Lantern Tour of Ash Cave

7pm. 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
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Oct 16 (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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Oct 16 (Thu)
Beginner Glass Bead Making Class

11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm. Classes offered every Monday and Thursday through October 31. 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: 740-385-1384

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 4 miles
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Oct 16 (Thu)
Donkey Musicians Open Stage - Host Troy Gregorino

8pm - 1130pm. Voted the best open stage in town, Donkey Musicans Open Stage has become a popular place for folks to come and share their favorite songs. Filled to capacity each week, our open stage promises a receptive audience for musicians who are looking for a place to showcase their material.

Cost: Free

Contact: Donkey Coffee and Expresso, Phone: 740-594-7353

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 16 (Thu)
Oct 17 (Fri)
Oct 18 (Sat)
Oct 19 (Sun)
Pumpkin Fest 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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Oct 16 (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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Oct 17 (Fri)
The Haunting of Hill House by Logan Theatre Group

8pm. Cut off from the outside world by its remote location and shunned by all who know its forbidding and sinister reputation, Hill House has remained empty and silent except for the daily visits of its grumbling caretaker, Mrs. Dudley. Its isolation is broken by the arrival of Dr. Montague, an investigator of supernatural phenomena who has been granted a short......

Cost: $10/Adult - $5/under 12

Contact: Logan Theatre Group, Phone: 740-583-9475

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 17 (Fri)
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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Oct 17 (Fri)
Todd Snider at Stuart's

8pm. Elizabeth Cook will open the show. Stuart's Opera House welcomes back one of our favorite performers from over the years: musician, songwriter, and storyteller Todd Snider. Relentless touring, great songs, and a live show that has developed a dedicated fanbase are what leads Rolling Stone to call him -Americas sharpest musical storyteller- and fans from......

Cost: $25-35 per person

Contact: Stuarts Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 17 (Fri)
Oct 18 (Sat)
2014 Hocking Canal Tour and Fall Ramble

7pm, Friday October 17th. 8am, Saturday, October 18th. Aoa is joining with The Canal Society of Ohio to help sponsor a guided bus tour and field trip along the historic Hocking Canal route in Hocking and Fairfield counties. This event, Going Up the Hocking Canal - Logan to Carroll, is the annual fall outing of the Canal Society which visits the Hocking Hills......

Cost: $30-90 per person

Contact: Canal Society of Ohio, Phone: 440-327-3816

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 17 (Fri)
Mindy Braasch and Marcus Hall

8pm. Mindy Braasch, pop queen in the making, takes a break from her extensive musical adventures in Nashville, to join us for an encore performance at Donkey. Joining her, and making his featured debut in our back room, is Marcus Hall, with a sampling of his new angular sounds.

Cost: Free

Contact: Donkey Coffee and Expresso, Phone: 740-594-7353

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 17 (Fri)
Drum Lessons and Open Drum Circle

7-9pm. Every Friday with Lawrence Green. A full program of natural interpretation, mystic life lessons and a lot of drumming some singing and dancing. Students learn tradition parts, skill building, call and response. The remainder of the time will be free style drum circle and dancing.

Cost: $12 per person

Contact: Hawks Landing Retreat Center, Phone: 740-596-4288

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 17 (Fri)
Cincinnati Style Chili Dinner - Logan Rotary

4:30-6:30pm. Join us for some great home cooked chili. Both -Cincinnati Style- and -Home Style- Chili will be available. Proceeds go towards the Logan High School scholarship fund. Dinner includes Spaghetti chili, hot dog, drink and dessert.

Cost: $8/adult, $4/10 and under

Contact: Logan Ohio Rotary Club, Phone: 740-380-3030

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 18 (Sat)
The Haunting of Hill House by Logan Theatre Group

8pm. Reservations recommended. Cut off from the outside world by its remote location and shunned by all who know its forbidding and sinister reputation, Hill House has remained empty and silent except for the daily visits of its grumbling caretaker, Mrs. Dudley. Its isolation is broken by the arrival of Dr. Montague, an investigator of supernatural phenomena......

Cost: $10/Adult - $5/under 12

Contact: Logan Theatre Group, Phone: 740-583-9475

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 18 (Sat)
Backcountry Dog Hike

1pm. Bring your canine friend for a rugged 2-mile backcountry hike. All dogs must be on a leash. Be prepared to clean up after your pet. Meeting Place - Park Office, 185 Clear Creek Road, Rockbridge, OH. Ages 6-50.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Oct 18 (Sat)
Ridgetops and Hollers

2 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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Oct 18 (Sat)
Stephanie Allaire and more

8pm. If you haven't heard Stephanie Allaire perform live, you won't be disappointed. Her distinctive voice and arrangements are a tremendous fit for our intimate back room setting.

Cost: Free

Contact: Donkey Coffee and Expresso, Phone: 740-594-7353

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 18 (Sat)
Halloween on the Hocking

6pm. Haunted houses can be scary and corn mazes can be fun, BUT nothing compares to Halloween on the Hocking. On the river there is no place to hide from whomever is lurking behind the bend. The few that survive can further test their bravery on the haunted hayride through the campground. . that is . . . if they date.

Cost: $42/canoe

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 18 (Sat)
Ghost Stories, Poems and Tales

10am - 12pm. Grades 3 and up. Everyone loves a good ghost story. Get your ghouls on and be prepared to write and illustrate your very own ghost stories and poems. This class will explore writing as well as drawing, cartooning and design.

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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Oct 18 (Sat)
Lancaster Farmers Market

8am-12pm Saturdays till 10/25/14 at the Government Services Parking Lot, 239 West Main Street. 3-6pm on Tuesdays through August 26th at the Kroger Parking Lot at the corner of E. Main St and Goslin Road. More than 30 seasonal vendors with fresh fruit and vegetables, baked goods, meats, eggs, cut flowers bouquets, preserves, jewelry, crafts, plants, syrup, body......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Farmers Market, Phone: 740-569-4563

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 18 (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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Oct 18 (Sat)
Autumn Vegetarian Cooking Class

1030am - 1230pm. Hands On Style. Looking to expand your vegetable repertoire Join us for this vegetable inspired menu. Beet Walnut Hummus with Homemade Naan Flatbread, Butternut Squash-Black Eye Pea Salad, Potato Leek Swiss Pasties. The classes are held in our Studio on the third floor of the Inn. The class ends with lunch paired with an optional glass of wine......

Cost: $55 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 18 (Sat)
Nelsonville Farmers Market

10am - 12pm. Every Saturday - June through October - come visit the season's freshest produce, yummy baked goods and plants for your garden. Then you can enjoy our galleries and shops on the square.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Nelsonville Farmer's Market, Phone: 740-517-5012

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 18 (Sat)
New Moon Glow Float

7-11pm. Paddle your canoe from sunset to darkness, lit only by the glimmering phosphorescent light of glow sticks reflecting on the water. End at the livery with a roaring bonfire and lively music meant for listening and dancing. BYOB. Reservations highly recommended. One glow stick provided. Meet at 7pm and be sure to bring your glowing bling.

Cost: $40/ canoe for two people

Contact: Hocking Hills Canoe Livery , Phone: 740-385-0523

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 18 (Sat)
Hauntings on the Hocking

Various activities throughout the weekend. The Hocking river is haunted - or is it You be the judge. Campers are encouraged to deck out campsites in their spooky best, costumes are the norm, and spooky fun is turning up everywhere. Join us for creepy kids activities and treats on Saturday afternoon, and a potluck supper and music on Saturday night. Costumes recommended family-friendly please.

Cost: Free for campers

Contact: Hocking Hills Canoe Livery and Camping, Phone: 740-385-0523

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 19 (Sun)
Richard Thompson at Stuart's

8pm. This show is solo and acoustic. Named by Rolling Stone Magazine as one of the Top 20 Guitarists of All Time, Richard Thompson is also one of the worlds most critically acclaimed and prolific songwriters. He has received Lifetime Achievement Awards for Songwriting on both sides of the Atlantic - from the Americana Music Association in Nashville to Britains......

Cost: $30-52.50 per person

Contact: Stuarts Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 19 (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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Oct 20 (Mon)
An Evening with David Sedaris

7:30pm. The celebrated NPR humorist comes to Athens for an evening of cutting wit, social satire and riveting conversation, including a question and answer session. In celebration of his latest 1 bestselling New York Times release -Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls-, experience live the hilarious brilliance that created the national bestsellers: Naked, Me Talk......

Cost: $22.50-$45 per person

Contact: Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium, Phone: 740-593-1780

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 20 (Mon)
Beginner Glass Bead Making Class

11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm. Classes offered every Monday and Thursday through October 31. 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: 740-385-1384

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 4 miles
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Oct 20 (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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Oct 22 (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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Oct 22 (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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Oct 22 (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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Oct 23 (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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Oct 23 (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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Oct 23 (Thu)
Hocking County Historical Society

7pm. Topic: The Women of the Civil War. The guest speakers are John and Jane Dye from Lancaster, OH. Mr Mrs. Dye will be in historic dress and will discuss topics such as female doctors, hospital matrons, spies, and women disguised as men. Join us - open to the public.

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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Oct 23 (Thu)
Beginner Glass Bead Making Class

11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm. Classes offered every Monday and Thursday through October 31. 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: 740-385-1384

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 4 miles
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Oct 23 (Thu)
Donkey Musicians Open Stage - Host Troy Gregorino

8pm - 1130pm. Voted the best open stage in town, Donkey Musicans Open Stage has become a popular place for folks to come and share their favorite songs. Filled to capacity each week, our open stage promises a receptive audience for musicians who are looking for a place to showcase their material.

Cost: Free

Contact: Donkey Coffee and Expresso, Phone: 740-594-7353

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 24 (Fri)
thru
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 24 (Fri)
Spooky Spiders Scary Snakes

2 pm. Gather at the campground amphitheater to gain a greater understanding of these magnificent creatures.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 24 (Fri)
Drum Lessons and Open Drum Circle

7-9pm. Every Friday with Lawrence Green. A full program of natural interpretation, mystic life lessons and a lot of drumming some singing and dancing. Students learn tradition parts, skill building, call and response. The remainder of the time will be free style drum circle and dancing.

Cost: $12 per person

Contact: Hawks Landing Retreat Center, Phone: 740-596-4288

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 24 (Fri)
Oct 25 (Sat)
Lake Alma Halloween Campout and Haunted Trail

Have fun at Halloween Campout, there will be a spooky movie on Friday and on Saturday. Lots of fun for the kids. We also have a Best Decorated Campsite Contest and Costume Judging, Pumpkin Decorated Contest, Trick or Treat, Kids Games and more. At dusk is the Haunted Trail. For more information call the Camp Office.

Cost: Free

Contact: Lake Alma State Park, Phone: 740-384-3345

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
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Oct 25 (Sat)
Rural Ohio Appalachia Revisited - ROAR Day

10am - 4pm. ROAR Day will feature a wide variety of local crafters demonstrating their skills. Guests can expect to see pottery being turned, wool spun into soft yearn, and artistic drawings on slate. Visitors also can enjoy the sound of local musicians as they play tunes from long ago. Vendors will set up throughout the park, including the old one-room Hope......

Cost: Free

Contact: Lake Hope State Park, Phone: 740-596-5253

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Oct 25 (Sat)
Pumpkin Hike at Alley Park

6:30-8:30pm. Fun night hike around a pumpkin lit Lake Loretta. Soooo many pumpkin faces. Bon Fire to cook hot dogs. Hot Chocolate and Apple Cider available. Fun for the entire family.PUMPKIN CARVERS NEEDED.

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 17 miles
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Oct 25 (Sat)
Furs, Feathers, Feet and Fangs

1 pm. Join the naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin located behind the Old Man's Cave Visitor Center to discover the many special wildlife adaptations and discuss how to search for signs of the many species here at Hocking Hills.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Oct 25 (Sat)
Cedar Falls Stroll

9 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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Oct 25 (Sat)
Play in a Leaf Pile

2-4pm. Play in a giant leaf pile, learn to identify leaves, and make a leafy craft. Meeting Place - Buzzards Roost Picnic Area, 1375 State Route 674 North, Canal Winchester, OH. All Ages.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Oct 25 (Sat)
Lancaster Farmers Market

8am-12pm Saturdays till 10/25/14 at the Government Services Parking Lot, 239 West Main Street. 3-6pm on Tuesdays through August 26th at the Kroger Parking Lot at the corner of E. Main St and Goslin Road. More than 30 seasonal vendors with fresh fruit and vegetables, baked goods, meats, eggs, cut flowers bouquets, preserves, jewelry, crafts, plants, syrup, body......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Farmers Market, Phone: 740-569-4563

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 25 (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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Oct 25 (Sat)
Quilt In

8:30am. Come work on a project and make new friends. Think of it as a one day retreat. We will serve you breakfast, lunch is one your own, bring in or order out. We also have an afternoon cookie break planned. Limit 12 quilters.

Cost: $10. per person/reservations

Contact: Nelsonville Quilt Shop

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 25 (Sat)
Saturday Studio - Grades K-8

10am - 12pm. Instructor - Bianca Gery. Collage Painting - Beatrice Milhazes. This class will create painting collages inspired by Brazilian artist Beatrice Milhazes.

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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Oct 25 (Sat)
Halloween on the Hocking

6pm. Haunted houses can be scary and corn mazes can be fun, BUT nothing compares to Halloween on the Hocking. On the river there is no place to hide from whomever is lurking behind the bend. The few that survive can further test their bravery on the haunted hayride through the campground. . that is . . . if they date.

Cost: $42/canoe

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 25 (Sat)
thru
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 25 (Sat)
Nelsonville Farmers Market

10am - 12pm. Every Saturday - June through October - come visit the season's freshest produce, yummy baked goods and plants for your garden. Then you can enjoy our galleries and shops on the square.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Nelsonville Farmer's Market, Phone: 740-517-5012

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 25 (Sat)
Oct 26 (Sun)
Haunted House kid-friendly Halloween Crafts

2-5pm Sat. 4-8:30pm Sun.before the parade. Kid friendly Haunted House featuring A Mad Scientist Lab, Halloween Arts and Activities, Ghost Stories and Freaky Snacks. Costumes are Encouraged. Reservations Appreciated 740-274-8215. 7:30 live music, on the Bowen House lawn serving hotdogs, smores and hot apple cider. $5 per person or $10 per family. 7:45pm the Lawn......

Cost: $5 donation/child suggested

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 26 (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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Oct 27 (Mon)
Beginner Glass Bead Making Class

11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm. Classes offered every Monday and Thursday through October 31. 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: 740-385-1384

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 4 miles
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Oct 28 (Tue)
AfterSchool Art Classes

4-5pm. Grades K-7 Reservations appreciated. Fall Tree Silhouettes. Each of our classes are designed to be completed in just an hour and we promise your child will learn things about art that many children never have the privilege of learning.

Cost: $10 per person incl/materials

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 29 (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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Oct 29 (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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Oct 29 (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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Oct 29 (Wed)
Hallowpalooza VII - Baby Got Bach

7pm. This Fun annual event helps put you in the Halloween Spirit with Music - Costumes - and audience participation.

Cost: $5/general, Free/12 and under

Contact: Ohio University, School of Music, Phone: 740-593-4244

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 30 (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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Oct 30 (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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Oct 30 (Thu)
Vampire Reds Wine Tasting

6-7pm. Big red wines you can really sink your teeth into. Taste 4 red wines. This is a great opportunity to taste before you buy and to be aware of exceptional wine values in today's market. Wines are available for purchase by the case or bottle at Ohio Minimum Retail.

Cost: $10 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 30 (Thu)
Beginner Glass Bead Making Class

11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm. Classes offered every Monday and Thursday through October 31. 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: 740-385-1384

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 4 miles
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Oct 30 (Thu)
3rd Annual Ghost of the Little Cities Night

7-9pm. Come Celebrate Halloween in southern Ohio the old fashioned way. There will be local ghost stories, traditional Halloween games, a scavenger hunt, a spooky inter active exhibit, and refreshments fun for the whole family.

Cost: Donations Accepted

Contact: Little Cities of Black Diamonds, Phone: 866-394-3011

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
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Oct 30 (Thu)
Donkey Musicians Open Stage - Host Troy Gregorino

8pm - 1130pm. Voted the best open stage in town, Donkey Musicans Open Stage has become a popular place for folks to come and share their favorite songs. Filled to capacity each week, our open stage promises a receptive audience for musicians who are looking for a place to showcase their material.

Cost: Free

Contact: Donkey Coffee and Expresso, Phone: 740-594-7353

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Oct 30 (Thu)
Oct 31 (Fri)
Nov 1 (Sat)
Nov 2 (Sun)
ABC Players - Flaming Guns of the Purple Sage

8pm Thu/Fri/Sat and 2pm Sun. Written by Jane martin. directed by Gary Molina. This show is a smart black comedy and -B- western horror flick for the stage.

Cost: $7-10 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
Sunset Hike

5pm. Take a rugged 3.5-mile hike to Buzzard's Roost and hike back through the nighttime forest. This hike will be approximately 3.5-miles and last about 2.5-hours. We will be covering rugged terrain so please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. Please bring flashlights and drinking water. This hike is not recommended for children. Meeting Place - Fern Parking......

Cost: Free, Call to Register

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
The Haunting of Hill House by Logan Theatre Group

8pm. Reservations recommended. Cut off from the outside world by its remote location and shunned by all who know its forbidding and sinister reputation, Hill House has remained empty and silent except for the daily visits of its grumbling caretaker, Mrs. Dudley. Its isolation is broken by the arrival of Dr. Montague, an investigator of supernatural phenomena......

Cost: $10/Adult - $5/under 12

Contact: Logan Theatre Group, Phone: 740-583-9475

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
Haunted Hocking Spirits of Ash Cave

7 pm. Is Ash Cave really haunted or could it be something else Join the naturalist and the HHIT team from Haunted Hocking at the Ash Cave parking area to explore the possibilities. This program does contain ghost stories, so parents, you know your children best and should decide if it is appropriate. Please, no pets at Haunted Hocking.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
Nov 1 (Sat)
Nov 2 (Sun)
Hocking Halloween Campout

Join with the Haunted Hocking HHIT team as they search for the unexplained at Ash Cave or try your hand at Pumpkin decorating. Registered campers and cabin guests can enjoy a hayride, a family fun spooky movie, site judging, and trick or treat at Old Mans Cave campground. Regular camping cabin fees apply. Ever heard the ghostly woman's cry by Rose Lake at......

Cost: Free events

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park , Phone: 740-385-6842

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
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Nov 23 (Sun)
Peter Heidtmann Exhibit

6-9pm Opening Night during Nelsonville Final Friday, regular hours 1-6pm Fri/Sat/Sun. Front Gallery. Peter Heidtmann.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
Drum Lessons and Open Drum Circle

7-9pm. Every Friday with Lawrence Green. A full program of natural interpretation, mystic life lessons and a lot of drumming some singing and dancing. Students learn tradition parts, skill building, call and response. The remainder of the time will be free style drum circle and dancing.

Cost: $12 per person

Contact: Hawks Landing Retreat Center, Phone: 740-596-4288

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
Nov 1 (Sat)
Halloween Shows - End of Season at Skyview DriveIn

6:45pm ticket office opens. Movies start approximately 7:45pm. Triple Halloween movies. WALLACE and GROMIT THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT. Family G - Eccentric inventor Wallace and his faithful if often perplexed dog Gromit are back in their first feature length adventure. 82 minutes. Also Dracula UNtold. Horror PG13. This story tell of Vlad the Impaler in Dracula......

Cost: $8/adult, $4/ages 4-11

Contact: Skyview Drive-In, Phone: 740-653-5517

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
thru
Nov 23 (Sun)
Mary Manusos Exhibit

6-9pm Opening Night during Nelsonville Final Friday, regular hours 1-6pm Fri/Sat/Sun. Mary Manusos. 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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Oct 31 (Fri)
150 West Main Live Music Series

7-10pm. Enjoy live music in downtown Lancaster while enjoying a cup of coffee from Square Seven inside Art Clay, painting your own ceramics or creating a glass fusion project. Oct 31 - Kelly Miller Karaoke, Nov 7th - Kelly Vaughn, Nov 14th - Kelly Miller Karaoke, Nov 21st - Kelly Vaughn.

Cost: Free Music

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
Family Monster Mash

6-10pm. A Family Monster Mash. So Grab your costumes and all the ghouls in your clan and join us for our first AnnualGrab your costumes and all the ghouls in your clan and join us for our First Annual Family Monster Mash. Enjoy Family Karaoke, Free Treats, Studio Discounts, Prizes and More.

Cost: Free Music

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
thru
Nov 23 (Sun)
The Best Group Show Ever! Exhibit

5-9pm Opening Night Exhibit. Celebrate 13 wonderful years with the artists of Starbrick. Each artist will contribute a masterpiece to this show. Fiber, wood, ceramics, painting, jewelry, sculpture, furniture and more. This show will run through November 23rd and is a Nelsonville Final Friday event.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 31 (Fri)
thru
Nov 23 (Sun)
Rachel Clark, Daisie Hoitsma, Jason Tanner Young

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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