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

Cost: Free Admission

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

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

Cost: $5/adults except Wed

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Jul 13 (Fri)
Jul 14 (Sat)
Jul 15 (Sun)
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10am-6pm Fri. 10am-5pm Sat. 10am-4pm Sun. Free Parking. If you love art, gardens and music, you must see Lilyfest. This is the ultimate festival for flower and art lovers. Lilyfest is held annually at the Bishop Educational Gardens and features multiple flower gardens cared for by local gardeners. Lilyfest also features the works of over 70 artists in......

Cost: Free Donations accepted.

Contact: Lilyfest Committee, Phone: 740-969-2873

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Jul 13 (Fri)
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Jul 19 (Fri)
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8:00 pm ticket office opens. 9:20 pm approximately movies start. Hotel Transylvania 3 - Summer Vacation He's going to need a vacation after this vacation. Family / Comedy / Adventure (PG) Also Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (final week) Sci-Fi / Action / Adventure (PG-13)

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 14 (Sat)
Jul 15 (Sun)
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1:00 - 3:00 pm Sat/Sun All Ages. See how horses power machinery that separates grain from straw. Weather and crop permitting. Farmhouse.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Jul 15 (Sun)
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1:00 pm Take a closer look at the crawly critters that live in the creeks and streams around the Hocking Hills. Meet at the shelter house at Ash Cave. Please wear sturdy shoes and clothes you can get muddy. Flip flops are not recommended.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
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Jul 15 (Sun)
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5:35 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
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Jul 15 (Sun)
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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm We are so excited to bring to the Eclipse outdoor stage, the Whirlybirds from Columbus. This modern swing/pop band will have you moving, and having a great time. This event is sponsored by Precision Imprint and features the great brews of Combustion Brewery & Taproom. Regular Hours: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Mon-Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm Fri-Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Sun

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
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Jul 15 (Sun)
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2:00 - 4:00 pm. Due to the popularity of our tours we now require preregistration. This is an outdoor walking tour and will cover the entire loop of the grounds including the cemeteries so if you have small children, bring a stroller. George Eberts, an expert on the history of the Athens Asylum or -The Ridges,- will lead an outdoor walking tour of the asylum......

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

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Jul 16 (Mon)
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8:00 pm - 10:00 pm The Eclipse Company Store outdoor stage will be rocking with the one and only Larry Keel as a part of our incredible week of music for Ohio Brew Week. The Larry Keel Experience is one of the most explosive bluegrass acts in the country and they are coming to Athens County. We are grateful to partner with Dont Panic Productions, and will......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
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Jul 17 (Tue)
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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Eclipse Company Store is so excited to bring one of the hottest progressive bluegrass bands in the country to the Athens area. This fantastic night of music is sponsored by Heidelberg Distributing Company, and will be featuring the beers of Rhinegeist as a part of our incredible line-up of free music for Ohio Brew Week. Circus No. 9 is......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
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Jul 18 (Wed)
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Jul 28 (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
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Jul 18 (Wed)
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10:00 am - 10:45 am Ages 6-12 Discover what farm kids did for work and play in the 1880s.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Jul 18 (Wed)
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9:00 am. The Ohio Frontier was full of heroes and shady characters. Meet at the Shelter House at Rock House to hike and explore our local history.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 6 miles
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Jul 18 (Wed)
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3:00 pm. Help the naturalist check for cavity nesters around the Nature Center. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Jul 18 (Wed)
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9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Jul 18 (Wed)
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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Nora Jane Struthers has written -some of the most quietly powerful narratives within the new wave of Americana artists,- says Ann Powers of NPR Music. The songs that last decades and weave themselves into the fabric of listeners lives are usually the ones in which an artist lays her soul bare for the world to hear. Struthers new album Champion,......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
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Jul 18 (Wed)
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5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Each month, Athens Sunrise Rotary, organizes a community happy hour that benefits a worthy cause at the Eclipse Company Store, just outside of Athens. The community-minded beer hall has offered to donate $1 for every beer sold at these events. Athens Sunrise Rotary will also match each donation - so that means for each beer purchased - $2......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
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Jul 19 (Thu)
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9:00 - 11:00 am Free. Equipment provided. Ages 12+. Bring water and prepare to get wet. Meet at the Boat Ramp on OH-278. Introductory Courses. first come first served. Meant to get you familiar with the parts, safety concerns, and paddling techniques of a kayak or SUP. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Jul 19 (Thu)
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1:00 pm What makes a reptile a reptile... what is cold blooded... who lives around here... For the answer to these and other questions join the naturalist at the naturalists cabin located behind the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Jul 19 (Thu)
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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Cincinnati s best (and one of Athens very favorite) bluegrass bands returns to the best outdoor venue in SE Ohio for a special Ohio Brew Week show. If you are familiar with The Tillers - we know you will be here ... if you are not yet, there is no better time to come check them out. This show is free in part to sponsorship with Black Diamond......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
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Jul 19 (Thu)
Jul 20 (Fri)
Jul 21 (Sat)
Jul 22 (Sun)
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IT IS FINALLY HERE. Cowgirl Boot Camp. Heres to the girls who can pretty much fix anything with bailing wire and duct tape. 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, pistol shooting as well as dabbling in the finer things in life like wine tasting at a local......

Cost: $350 per cowgirl

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

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

Jul 19 (Thu)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Spectator Sports

5:35 pm Copperheads vs. Settlers 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
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Jul 20 (Fri)
Jul 21 (Sat)
Jul 22 (Sun)
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Join in on our brand new splash Pad and prepare to get wet and wild. This weekend the Splash Pad and other water activities will be free of charge to all campers. Do not forget to bring your super-soakers and get ready for squirt gun wars, water balloon relays, wet wagon rides, and our water balloon challenge. It is gonna get more than a little wet and you know......

Cost: Free to all campers

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
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10:00 am This short 1-mile hike will lead to a sandstone rock outcrop area that should be nice and cool. We will look at summer flowers, evergreen plants and interesting items we encounter along the way. Wear sturdy hiking boots and be prepared for a variable terrain. Meet at the Ravine Trail entrance by the lodge boat ramp. July Nature Center Hours July......

Cost: Free/Advance Registration

Contact: Burr Oak State Park, Phone: 740-767-2981

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
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6:30 pm and 7:45 pm Enjoy the lake from the comfort of a pontoon boat while the naturalist points out wildlife and shares the story of Burr Oak State Park. Advance registration required.

Cost: Free/Advance Registration

Contact: Burr Oak State Park, Phone: 740-767-2981

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
Jul 21 (Sat)
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10:30 am - 12:00 pm Fri/Sat All Ages. Pump water, do laundry and help with other chores that children did on an 1880s farm.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 27 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
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7:00 pm Saving Grace / DJ Sigler Music in the Park summer music series. Friday night concerts in downtown Logan at the corner of Market and Main Streets. Featuring a mix of country, bluegrass, classic rock and Western Swing. Bring lawn chairs or blankets as park seating is limited. Concerts generally proceed rain or shine except in the event of dangerous......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm Free. Equipment provided. Ages 12+. Bring water and prepare to get wet. Meet at the Boat Ramp on OH-278. Introductory Courses. first come first served. Meant to get you familiar with the parts, safety concerns, and paddling techniques of a kayak or SUP. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
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1:00 pm What is the difference between owls and hawks... come down to the Naturalist Cabin located by the A Frame Bridge to learn about the diurnal and nocturnal birds of prey that make Hocking Hills their home.

Cost: Free

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

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

Jul 20 (Fri)
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10:00 am Ever wanted to try your hand at SUP.. Maybe you have been paddling for a while and want to learn more. Well, join the naturalist instructor who will teach participants the proper handling and control of a SUP along with the proper gear. Equipment will be provided. Pre-registration is required for this trip and you must sign up in person at the camp......

Cost: Free/Registration Required

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Jul 20 (Fri)
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9:00 am Meet the naturalist at the parking area of Conkle s Hollow State Nature Preserve to learn more about the hardy plants that make the cold winter more colorful. Make sure to bundle up and wear sturdy shoes. No pets permitted in the preserve please.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 3 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
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6:00 - 9:00 pm Live Music Join the Hocking Hills Winery for an evening of live music, wine and relaxing with the sounds of Jared Bartow (country, rock). Bring your own appetizers or food, call for a pizza delivery or just enjoy the music. Order wine by the glass, bottle, or just by the taste.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills Winery, Phone: 740-385-7117

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
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Jul 26 (Fri)
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8:00 pm ticket office opens. 9:20 pm approximately movies start. Hotel Transylvania 3 - Summer Vacation He's going to need a vacation after this vacation. Family / Comedy / Adventure (PG) Also Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (final week) Sci-Fi / Action / Adventure (PG-13)

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 20 (Fri)
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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm For the final night of our fantastic run of 8 nights of great (and FREE) music during Ohio Brew Week ... we are excited to host Miss Tess & the Talkbacks. We are also excited to offer this as a fundraiser for My Sisters Place - a local nonprofit that offers comprehensive services for victims of physical or emotional abuse. This will certainly......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 23 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
Jul 21 (Sat)
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6:30 - 8:30 pm Every Fri and Sat through Saturday, September 29th Reservations required and can be made until 2:00pm same day. Experience the magic of Glenlaurel at our Grill -n- Chill on the Hill. the beauty and charm of Glenlaurel surrounds you instantly. The sweeping landscape of the Scottish Highlands can be found nestled right here in the beautiful Hocking......

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

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 6 miles
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Jul 20 (Fri)
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Programs at the John Glenn Astronomy Park will take place both during the evening and daytime. Visitors to JGAP during the day will get views of the closest star to the Earth, our own Sun, through telescopes with special filters. Families will also enjoy astronomical activities in and around the park. Have you ever wondered how big the Solar System really......

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 21 (Sat)
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Wildlife

9:00 am Join the naturalist for a short walk to Ash Cave and discover the unique natural and cultural history of this park.

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
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Jul 21 (Sat)
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1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. Ages 10+. Practice fly fishing fundamentals on the creek and attempt to catch trout with volunteer Russ Kessler. Meeting Place is Clear Creek Fern Parking Lot.

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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Jul 21 (Sat)
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10:00 am - 1:00 pm. For all ages. Take a 1-mile hike to explore the various roles of fungi in nature and learn tips for proper identification. Meeting Place is Clear Creek Barnebey-Hambelton Picnic Area.

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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Jul 21 (Sat)
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3:00 pm. Join us during Ohio Brew Weeks Last Call festivities for a one-time-only, extra special return to Pepperland. Newly restored in 4K with 5.1 Surround Sound for its 50th anniversary, Yellow Submarine is a fantastic tale brimming with peace, love, and hope, presented today more complete and colorful than ever before. It is propelled by essential Beatles......

Cost: $2.00 per ticket

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
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Jul 21 (Sat)
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10:00 pm - 1:00 am Learn the importance of these late-night fliers then investigate what moths live at Lake Hope at a couple of light traps near the nature center. Bring a flashlight and camera. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Jul 21 (Sat)
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5:30 - 7:30 pm. Learn how to shoot a bow and arrows. All equipment will be provided. Meet the naturalist below the Lake Hope dam. Equipment provided. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
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Jul 21 (Sat)
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9:15 - 10:30 am Ages 5+. Join the farmer in feeding animals and help with other barnyard chores.

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 21 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
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9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Sat and Wed. Saturdays - Year Round. Wednesdays - April/December. This is one of the areas most celebrated institutions. The first market, held on a summer day in 1972, drew participation from three producers the following week, there were five. That summer, market participation peaked at a dozen vendors, mostly vegetable producers.......

Cost: Free event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 26 miles
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Jul 21 (Sat)
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6:00 - 9:00 pm Live Music Join the Hocking Hills Winery for an evening of live music, wine and relaxing with the sounds of Rick Barr (Rock/Country/Blues). You can bring your own appetizers or food, call for a pizza delivery or just enjoy the music. Order wine by the glass, bottle, or just by the taste.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills Winery, Phone: 740-385-7117

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
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Jul 21 (Sat)
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8:00 am - 12:00 pm New Location on West Chestnut Street Between Broad and Columbus. The Lancaster Farmers Market has nearly 30 vendors throughout the season, which spans Saturdays May to October. Each week our farmers and artisans bring a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, crafts, meat, flowers, eggs, and more. The market takes place......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Jul 21 (Sat)
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Programs at the John Glenn Astronomy Park will take place both during the evening and daytime. Visitors to JGAP during the day will get views of the closest star to the Earth, our own Sun, through telescopes with special filters. Families will also enjoy astronomical activities in and around the park. Have you ever wondered how big the Solar System really......

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: about a mile
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Jul 21 (Sat)
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6:00 pm Jimmy Howson performs. Join Psalm 121 every Saturday night to enjoy local Christian Artists on the Patio. Event occurs rain or shine on the patio or in the bookstore / community room.

Cost: Free Event

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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Family Oriented
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Jul 21 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

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

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 22 (Sun)
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Wildlife

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

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 2 miles
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Wildlife

Jul 22 (Sun)
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9:00 am. Stroll with the naturalist and explore Cedar Falls. You will discover the 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
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Jul 22 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Spectator Sports

6:35 pm Copperheads vs. Joes 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 24 (Tue)
Jul 25 (Wed)
Jul 26 (Thu)
Jul 27 (Fri)
Jul 28 (Sat)
Jul 29 (Sun)
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11:00 am - 3:30 pm Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun All Ages. Pick up a scavenger hunt list at the farmhouse and enjoy searching around the farm.

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 25 (Wed)
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1:00 pm Meet the naturalist at the archery range to learn some basic archery skills. Bows will be available to shoot during this program. The Hocking Hills Archery Range is open 7 days a week free of charge and can be found at this address: 20307-20321 OH-664 Scenic, Logan, OH 43138.

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 25 (Wed)
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Arts/Music/Film

5:00 pm This is a free event. Stuarts Monthly Happy Hour. Join us for a full bar along with coffee, tea, water, and soft drinks. Stop out for good company and conversation in the brand new Grand Lobby. Our newest gallery exhibit will be on display - The Picture Page: Portraits of Southeast Ohio from 1966-1971 is presented and curated by the Southeast Ohio......

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 25 (Wed)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

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

Cost: Free event

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

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

Jul 26 (Thu)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

8:30 pm Enjoy a 3-mile hike illuminated by the moon. Meet at the shelter house just past the beach house. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 26 (Thu)
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Family Oriented
Wildlife

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

Cost: Free

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

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

Jul 26 (Thu)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

5:30 - 7:30 pm Free. Equipment provided. Ages 12+. Bring water and prepare to get wet. Meet at the Boat Ramp on OH-278. Introductory Courses. first come first served. Meant to get you familiar with the parts, safety concerns, and paddling techniques of a kayak or SUP. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 27 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

6:00 - 8:00 pm. Another Bluegrass night with a band that has delighted audiences for more than 30 years. Plenty of seating available at picnic tables, or bring a folding chair. Get in the mood for music with three free concerts of classic rock and bluegrass over the summer. Plenty of seating available at picnic tables, or bring a folding chair. All concerts......

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 27 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

7:00 pm The Wayfarers 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.......

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 27 (Fri)
Jul 28 (Sat)
Jul 29 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:30pm Departure for the Hawaiian Moonlight Tour. All Weekend Long Celebrate the Hawaiian Weekend with us. Events are scheduled for Saturday, July 28th. 10:30am - 3:00pm - Tie Dye a T-shirt at the Fun Center Pavilion (BYO shirt for $3.00 and Buy an Adventure Shirt for $10.) 11:00am - Beach Ball Volleyball - Meet at the Volleyball Court. 2:30pm - Limbo......

Cost: $45/Advanced Tickets Req

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

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

Jul 27 (Fri)
Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

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

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

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

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

Jul 27 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

2:00 - 4:00 pm How did kids relax during summer before the invention of plastic and electronics? Come find out. Free, family-friendly event for all ages. Please plan to come early or stay late so you can also enjoy the late-1800s Windmill, take a walk on the trail, play on the modern playground equipment. You may want to bring food for a picnic; there are......

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 27 (Fri)
Outdoor Activity
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:00 - 9:00 pm Live Music Join the Hocking Hills Winery for an evening of live music, wine and relaxing with the sounds of Todd Martin (Classic/Rock/Blues/Country). Bring your own appetizers or food, call for a pizza delivery or just enjoy the music. Order wine by the glass, bottle, or just by the taste.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills Winery, Phone: 740-385-7117

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
Outdoor Activity
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

1:00 pm Stop by the Naturalist Cabin near the A frame bridge 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
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

9:00 am Join the Naturalist to learn how the CCC helped to build the trails, tunnels, and forests that have made the Hocking Hills region what it is today. This presentation will include a short walk down into the gorge to see some of the work that the men of the Corp helped with. Meet at the Naturalist cabin located by the A frame bridge.

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
Historical

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

9:00 - 11:00 am. Learn how to shoot a bow and arrows. All equipment will be provided. Meet the naturalist below the Lake Hope dam. Equipment provided. Nature Center Hours: Thursday 1-4pm Saturdays 1-4pm Sundays 1-4pm

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

2:00 - 3:00 pm All Ages. The farm ladies will have a display about how to preserve the garden produce using traditional 19th century methods.

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

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

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

6:00 - 9:00 pm Live Music Join the Hocking Hills Winery for an evening of live music, wine and relaxing with the sounds of Van Dyke Trio (Classic Rock/50s-80s). Bring your own appetizers or food, call for a pizza delivery or just enjoy the music. Order wine by the glass, bottle, or just by the taste.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills Winery, Phone: 740-385-7117

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 9 miles
Outdoor Activity
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

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

8:00 pm Outside Music Concert at State Route 664 and County Road 53. Address is 43135 County Road 53. Without Papers (WOP) Is An Original Band Based Out Of The Southeast Ohio Area...Formed Late 1999. They Take Pride In Their Roots Of The Workin Class And Make Every Attempt To Define That Thru Their Music. WOP Is Honored To Have Released Eight Records Thruout......

Cost: $10.00

Contact: 43135 County Road 53, Logan, OH, Phone: 740-753-4784

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 12 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Arts/Music/Film

Jul 28 (Sat)

Gates open 7:00 pm, Show 8:00 pm. Adrian James -A.J.- Croce is an American singer-songwriter. He is the son of singer-songwriters Jim Croce and Ingrid Croce. Croce is a piano man, first and foremost, and a vocal stylist second. His muted growl pulls from a host of American traditions and anti-heroes — it is part New Orleans, part juke joint, part soul, but......

Cost: $25/30 per person

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

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 34 miles
Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

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

Cost: $45 per canoe

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

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

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm The Drifter Kings return to the Eclipse Company Store with their blend of blues and rock for a great night of music on our outdoor stage. Come bring in the weekend with some free live music, brews and delicious food. Regular Hours: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Mon-Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm Fri-Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Sun

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented

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

Cost: Free event

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

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

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

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

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

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

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 28 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Spectator Sports

7:05 pm Copperheads vs. Settlers 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 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

1:00 pm. Meet at the Naturalist Cabin located behind the Old Mans Cave Visitors Center to learn about some of the fun things that pioneer children did when they had free time. Try your hand at some of the games and activities. As you pass by on your hike today stop by the Naturalist Cabin, located behind the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center, to explore and take......

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 29 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

1:00 - 3:00 pm Demonstrations will be held only on the following dates, the last Sunday of the month, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. during Rock Mill Weekend events. July 29, August 26, September 30, October 28. Note: The dates of demonstrations are subject to change based on weather conditions that effect the Hocking River. There needs to be enough water flowing to......

Cost: Free Event

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

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

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

10:00 - 11:00 am Instrumental Petting Zoo Hosted by ARTS/West at Stuart's Opera House 3:00 pm Jam Session Fiddlesticks Hosted by ARTS/West at Nelsonville Public Library The Appalachian Music Program reflects the rich traditions of music and storytelling of the Appalachian Foothills Region. Classes are offered in some of the common Appalachian instruments and......

Cost: Free Event

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

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

Jul 31 (Tue)
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

3:00 - 4:00 pm Storytelling in the Appalachian Tradition Hosted by Don Dudding at Nelsonville Public Library The Appalachian Music Program reflects the rich traditions of music and storytelling of the Appalachian Foothills Region. Classes are offered in some of the common Appalachian instruments and students can participate in an old-time stringband ensemble......

Cost: Free Event

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

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

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