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May 26 (Fri)
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Sep 4 (Fri)
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Historical

1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm Tuesdays - Fridays 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm Saturdays and Sundays Closed all Mondays. Closed September 17, 18, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, October 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7. Boat departs on the hour. Weekends only in September and October. October 21, 22, 23 at 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm. A serene 45 minute ride down a restored......

Cost: $6-8.00 per person

Contact: Historic Roscoe Village, Phone: 740-622-7644

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Historical

May 27 (Sat)
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Sep 4 (Sat)
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5-7 pm January 13th for Opening Reception and Awards. January 14th open to the public. The Dairy Barn is the only place to view the entire Quilt National Collection from all over the world. Quilt National 17 on Tour 10/6/17 – 12/1/17; St. Louis, MO–[parts of all three collections] hosted by Safe Connections at Foundry Art Center St. Louis, MO 1/8/18......

Cost: $8-10. per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Jun 30 (Fri)
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Jul 23 (Fri)

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Friday - Opening Night during Nelsonville Final Friday. Normal Hours are: 10 am - 5 pm Monday-Saturday, 12-5 pm Sunday. The Untamed, Undomesticated, Natural and Wild women of Starbrick - In their natural habitat... the wild women of Starbrick will consider sharing their visions with you.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
Jul 19 (Wed)
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Jul 29 (Wed)
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The beginning of a Celebration of Music and the Arts. A wondrous burst of music, art and family fun with excitement all over town - 75 events - many Free.

Cost: $25 per person on average

Contact: Lancaster Festival, Phone: 740-687-4808

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
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Jul 19 (Wed)
Jul 20 (Thu)
Jul 21 (Fri)
Jul 22 (Sat)
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9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. 4-7pm Thu Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. Thursday Evenings - May/September. 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......

Cost: Free event

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

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

Jul 20 (Thu)
Jul 21 (Fri)
Jul 22 (Sat)
Jul 23 (Sun)
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Back by popular demand, Cowgirl Boot Camp. Join us for the chance to test old knowledge and to learn something new. We will be hitting the trails, roping, cow working, mounted shooting, as well as dabbling in the finer things in life like wine tasting and time at the pool. Whether you are an old pro or new to the scene, there will be plenty of fun things to do.

Cost: Call for pricing

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
Outdoor Activity
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Wildlife

Jul 21 (Fri)
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Wildlife

6:00 - 8:00 pm. Netty and Broz, with performers from the band Code Red, play a mix of classic rock hits from the 60s,70s and 80s with a few more recent tunes. Get in the mood for music with three free concerts of classic rock and bluegrass over the summer. Plenty of seating available at picnic tables, or bring a folding chair. All concerts at Buzzards Roost......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Wildlife

Jul 21 (Fri)
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Wildlife

2:00 pm Stop by the Naturalist Cabin to learn about the turtles that make Hocking Hills their home. Learn about the decline of the Eastern Box Turtle and ways we can help.

Cost: Free

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

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

Jul 21 (Fri)
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7:00 pm Music in the Park summer music series. Friday night concerts in downtown Logan at the corner of Market and Main Streets. Featuring a mix of country, bluegrass, classic rock and Western Swing. Bring lawn chairs or blankets as park seating is limited. Concerts generally proceed rain or shine except in the event of dangerous conditions. Food and beverages......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: John Graham, Phone: 740-746-8233

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Jul 21 (Fri)
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Jul 27 (Fri)
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

7:30 pm ticket office opens. 8:50 pm approximately movies start. War for the Planet of the Apes Action/Adventure (PG-13) For Freedom, For Family, For the Planet. Also - The Mummy Action/Adventure (PG-13) Welcome to a new World of Gods and Monsters with Tom Cruise

Cost: $4-8 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Jul 21 (Fri)
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Jul 30 (Fri)
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1:00 - 4:00 pm. Tue-Sun. Nov-Feb: Tuesday - Saturday 1-4 pm and by appointment. Closed on Sundays and Mondays. Mar-Oct: Tuesday - Sunday 1-4 pm and by appointment. Closed on Mondays. General Admission - $6, Senior Citizen - $5, Students (Ages 6-18) - $3. ArtWalk Artist, Lisa Horkins artwork is on display. Her jewelry vessels are available in the gift......

Cost: $3-6/person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Jul 22 (Sat)
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2:00 pm Meet the naturalist at the naturalist cabin to learn how to tie some basic knots. Tie boards and ropes will be available so that you can practice.

Cost: Free

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

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

Jul 22 (Sat)
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1:00 pm. Wade in Clear Creek and see if you can catch fish with a fly rod. Basic knowledge of fly fishing or attendance at the June 17th program is required. Meeting Place is Fern Parking Lot Fern Parking Lot 22937 Co. Rd. 116 (Clear Creek Rd.) Rockbridge, OH 43149 Ages 8-17, Adults, Seniors.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 740-969-9001

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

Jul 22 (Sat)
Jul 23 (Sun)
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11:00 am - 6:00 pm Saturday and Sunday. $5 Advance Tickets, $10 At Gate, Children 3 and under are free and parking is free. Featuring hundreds of Ohio artists and vendors, local goods, live entertainment, food trucks and groovy vibes! Fun for the whole family. Primitive tent and RV camping is available five miles from the event site.

Cost: $5/advance, $10/gate

Contact: Hippie Fest, Phone: 800-hocking

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 7 miles
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Arts/Music/Film

Jul 22 (Sat)
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Wildlife

9:00 am Meet the naturalist at the Whispering Cave trail head located by the cabin/lodge area for a moderately strenuously hike to the second largest recess cave East of the Mississippi.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Wildlife

Jul 22 (Sat)
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Special Interest

10:00 am - 2:00 pm Every Saturday from May 27th to October 21st. Come meet local growers, innovative producers and talented artists. Featuring baked goods, artisan chocolate, crafts and wonderful seasonal produce.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills Farmers Market, Phone: 740-385-7117

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Jul 22 (Sat)
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6:45pm. Paddle your canoe from sunset to darkness, lit only by the glimmering phosphorescent light of glow sticks reflecting on the water. Your trip ends at the livery with a roaring bonfire and lively music meant for listening and dancing. Reservations highly recommended. One glow stick provided. Be sure to bring your glowing bling.

Cost: $45 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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Jul 23 (Sun)
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8:00 pm. Shakespeares intertwined love polygons begin to get complicated from the start--Demetrius and Lysander both want Hermia but she only has eyes for Lysander. Bad news is, Hermias father wants Demetrius for a son-in-law. On the outside is Helena, whose unrequited love burns hot for Demetrius. Hermia and Lysander plan to flee from the city under cover......

Cost: Free Shakespeare

Contact: Shakespeare On Sugarloaf, Phone: 866-775-0700

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
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Family Oriented
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Jul 23 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Wildlife

9:00 am The forest and geology at Cantwell Cliffs are some of the most diverse in the park. Meet the naturalist at the parking area for a discovery hike through this unique location.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6541

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 8 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Wildlife

Jul 23 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

2:00 pm Meet the naturalist at the naturalist cabin to learn about some of the bats that make Ohio their home. Learn about why these winged mammals are so beneficial to humans.

Cost: Free

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

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

Jul 23 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Spectator Sports

5:35 - 8:35 pm. Copperheads vs. Steam Games throughout the summer and different promotions each night. Enjoy an evening at the Bob Wren Stadium watching tomorrow's pros today. Come see tomorrow's pros today, in our family friendly atmosphere that always provides a great night out.

Cost: $5-8 per person

Contact: Southern Ohio Copperheads Baseball, Phone: 740-707-3839

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Spectator Sports

Jul 25 (Tue)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

10:00 am. Join us for a 1-mile mushroom identification walk and learn about the importance of fungi. Meeting Place is Thomas-Mathias Parking Lot Thomas-Mathias Parking Lot 24950 Co. Rd. 116 (Clear Creek Rd.) Rockbridge, OH 43149

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 740-969-9001

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

Jul 26 (Wed)
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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: Free Event

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

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

Jul 26 (Wed)
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Aug 26 (Wed)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Wednesdays and Saturdays Only Reservations Required 8:00 - 10:00 pm, varies based on timing of sunset A first for Ohio and the Midwest, a Night Flight Rappel down towering cliffs under the cover of darkness. Guests will arrive and begin the hike up at sunset, then embark on 2 different rappels from the top of our incredible sandstone cliffs. This adventure......

Cost: $80/adults, $70/ages 6-15

Contact: High Rock Adventures, Phone: 740-385-9886

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 11 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Jul 26 (Wed)
Jul 27 (Thu)
Jul 28 (Fri)
Jul 29 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. 4-7pm Thu Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. Thursday Evenings - May/September. 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......

Cost: Free event

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

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

Jul 27 (Thu)
Outdoor Activity
Wildlife

11:00 am Come down to the Naturalist Cabin to learn about the reptiles that make Hocking Hills State Park their home.

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 27 (Thu)

4:30-5:30 pm. 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
Jul 28 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

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

Cost: Free

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

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

Jul 28 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

7:00 pm Music in the Park summer music series. Friday night concerts in downtown Logan at the corner of Market and Main Streets. Featuring a mix of country, bluegrass, classic rock and Western Swing. Bring lawn chairs or blankets as park seating is limited. Concerts generally proceed rain or shine except in the event of dangerous conditions. Food and beverages......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: John Graham, Phone: 740-746-8233

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

Jul 28 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

9am - 3:30pm Lunch and supplies provided. Location: Natural Resource Building, 3301 Hocking Parkway, Nelsonville, OH Acquire leaf knowledge and other characteristics to identify trees. Use a leaf key to aid in tree identification. Explore the diversity of trees found on sites from floodplain to upper elevation. Experiment with techniques such as branching,......

Cost: $10/person/Register by 7/24/17

Contact: Vinton Furnace State Forest, Phone: 740-596-5212

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

Jul 28 (Fri)
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Aug 20 (Fri)

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Friday - Opening Night during Nelsonville Final Friday. Normal Hours are: 10 am - 5 pm Monday-Saturday, 12-5 pm Sunday. The Starbrick men will present everything possible, the works, the full-monty of new woodwork and photography.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
Jul 28 (Fri)
thru
Aug 3 (Fri)
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

7:30 pm ticket office opens. 8:50 pm approximately movies start. The Emoji Movie Family/Comedy/Animation An Adventure beyond words.

Cost: $4-8 per person

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

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

Jul 29 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

8:30 am. Take a 2-mile back-country hike and practice some simple yoga postures and breath awareness along the way. Please bring water as we do not have drinking water available at the park. You may wish to bring or wear sunscreen, insect repellent or whatever you may need for your comfort in the summer forest. We will not use yoga mats for this program.......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Clear Creek Metro Park, Phone: 740-969-9001

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

Jul 29 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Wildlife

6:00 pm Meet the naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin to learn about some of the trees in the Hocking Hills and their uses. We will take a short walk to learn ways to identify trees in the area.

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 29 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Wildlife

8:30 pm Meet the naturalist at the fire pit area located in the cabin area just past the Hocking Hills Dining Lodge. Listen to or even tell stories and make (and eat) s`mores (S`mores provided.)

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 29 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

10:00 am - 2:00 pm Every Saturday from May 27th to October 21st. Come meet local growers, innovative producers and talented artists. Featuring baked goods, artisan chocolate, crafts and wonderful seasonal produce.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills Farmers Market, Phone: 740-385-7117

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Jul 29 (Sat)
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

5-8pm Food truck 5pm Normal Business Hours: Thu 4-8pm. Fri, Sat and Sun 1-8pm. March thru December Shade Winery presents live music, wines by the bottle glass, or even a taste and Food truck Sat at 5:00, April thru October.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 30 miles
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Jul 29 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Spectator Sports

7:05 - 10:05 pm. Copperheads vs. Jazz Games throughout the summer and different promotions each night. Enjoy an evening at the Bob Wren Stadium watching tomorrow's pros today. Come see tomorrow's pros today, in our family friendly atmosphere that always provides a great night out.

Cost: $5-8 per person

Contact: Southern Ohio Copperheads Baseball, Phone: 740-707-3839

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Spectator Sports

Jul 29 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

5:00-9:00 pm, Friday - Open Arena Barrels. $10 per horse. 8:30-11:00 am, Saturday - Exhibitions $5 entry 11:00-11:45 am Open Arena 12:00 pm Show. 3D Youth Poles (NPBA) $18, 3D Open Poles $18, Warm Up 3D (IBRA) $15, 3D Youth Barrels (IBRA) $18, 3D Adult Barrels ages 19-39 (IBRA) $18 3D Masters Barrels ages 40+ (IBRA) $18, 3D Open Barrels - 40 (over 125 entries) (IBRA) $25.

Cost: Assorted

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

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

Jul 30 (Sun)
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Family Oriented
Special Interest

9:00 am Conkle s Hollow State Nature Preserve is one of the most unique locations in the Hocking Hills. Join the naturalist for a short hike to find out why. Meet in the parking area.

Cost: Free

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

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

Jul 30 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
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7:00 pm Sunday A life full of music. That's the story of Ricky Skaggs. By age 21, he was already considered a -recognized master- of one of Americas most demanding art forms, but his career took him in other directions, catapulting him to popularity and success in the mainstream of country music. His lifes path has taken him to various musical genres, from......

Cost: $32.50-50.00 per person

Contact: Sugarloaf Mountain Amphitheatre, Phone: 866-775-0700

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Jul 30 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Wildlife

2:00 pm Meet the naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin to find out what is so awesome about this furry creature.

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 30 (Sun)
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

7:00 pm. A group of Southern California high school students are enjoying their most important subjects: sex, drugs and rock n roll. Director: Amy Heckerling Writers: Cameron Crowe (screenplay), Cameron Crowe (book) Stars: Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judge Reinhold

Cost: $12.50 per person

Contact: Athena Grand, Phone: 740-593-8800

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

Jul 30 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Spectator Sports

5:35 - 8:35 pm. Copperheads vs. Jazz Games throughout the summer and different promotions each night. Enjoy an evening at the Bob Wren Stadium watching tomorrow's pros today. Come see tomorrow's pros today, in our family friendly atmosphere that always provides a great night out.

Cost: $5-8 per person

Contact: Southern Ohio Copperheads Baseball, Phone: 740-707-3839

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Spectator Sports

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