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Jun 2 (Sun)

Happy Hollow Hootenanny 2024

Spend a 4 day weekend immersed in the traditional music, art, and culture of Central Appalachia. Classes and concerts lead by seasoned veterans, square dances, and late night jams held in the picturesque hills and woods of Southeastern Ohio are all part of what makes the Happy Hollow Hootenanny an exciting and special event. Whether you are joining us for an afternoon workshop with a local broom maker, applying your recently learned flatfooting skills to a square dance, or playing a new tune with new friends around a campfire, you will leave having a richer understanding and connection with the traditions of our area. Learn a new instrument or skill, hear and make some traditional music, and marvel in the beauty of Appalachia! To Learn More and Register Visit: https://stuartsoperahouse.org/events/happy-hollow-hoot-24/

Cost: Free - $75

Location: Snow Fork Event Center, 5685 Happy Hollow Road, Nelsonville Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 3 miles
Jun 1 (Sat)

Globular Clusters

One of the most beautiful objects in the spring and summer sky are globular clusters, great collections of hundreds of thousands of stars. We will be training our scopes on M3 and M13, the Great Globular Cluster in Hercules. They will be high overhead at around fully dark. Get your free parking pass at registration.jgap.org. This program can go over estimated end times. Learn more at https://jgap.info/ 8:45PM - 1AM

Cost: Free

Location: John Glenn Astronomy Park, 20531 State Route 664, logan Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 1 (Sat)

Fields of Flowers Craft Event

Make a Macrame Plant Hanger! Learn how to make a simple macrame plant hanger. Comes with a 4 in. pot and flowers. Wine and design so bring beverage of choice. Max of 10 people per class so RSVP. $25 each. 1PM - 3PM

Cost: $25 Each

Location: Fields of Flowers, 9776 St Rt 664 North, Logan Ohio (740-603-6268)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 14 miles
Jun 1 (Sat)

Live Music at Uncle Bucks Dance Barn

Poverty String Band Trio! Starts at 7pm Cover: $5

Cost: $5

Phone: 740-664-2428

Location: Uncle Buck's Riding Stable, 73930 Buck Lane, New Marshfield Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 7 (Fri)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Jerry Gibson at the winery from 6pm - 7pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 7 (Fri)

Live Music at Uncle Bucks Dance Barn

Joseph, Barnes, Barnes & Thacker! We are a band that plays eclectic old time music, our way. Starts at 7pm Cover: $5 Free Primitive Camping

Cost: $5

Phone: 740-664-2428

Location: Uncle Buck's Riding Stable, 73930 Buck Lane, New Marshfield Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 7 (Fri)

Live Music at 58 West

Join us for an unforgettable evening at 58 West! Enjoy live music from Wild Toads, savor delicious food, and relish fantastic company. It is the perfect night out - See you there! 7pm - 10pm

Location: 58 West, 58 W. 2nd St, Logan Ohio (740-216-5360)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 8 (Sat)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Eric Allen at the winery from 6pm - 9pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 8 (Sat)

Starbrick Music Festival - That ARENA ROCK SHOW

The Party Event of the Summer Starbrick Music Festival! Our Music Festival is a blend of Country and Classic 70/80/90s rock music, that will take you back with the best hits of the ages! Music like Pink Floyd, Black Sabbath, ACDC, Van Halen, KISS, Queen, Motley Crue, Journey and more will have you rocking all night! With a packed weekend of camping, craft vendors and more - this is not something you want to miss out on! For full lineup, ticketing, and more go to https://starbrickmusicfestival.com/

Location: Hocking College, 3301 Hocking Parkway, Nelsonville Ohio (740-753-3591)

In Town
Jun 8 (Sat)

Live Music at Uncle Bucks Dance Barn

The Band Keesey! Classic Country and Originals Starts at 7pm Cover: $5 Free Primitive Camping

Cost: $5

Phone: 740-664-2428

Location: Uncle Buck's Riding Stable, 73930 Buck Lane, New Marshfield Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 8 (Sat)

Hocking County Farmers Market

2024 Hocking County Farmers will be the 2nd Saturday of each month May-October 9AM-1PM. 20 Plus Vendors in attendance each month! Produce, Flowers, Plants, Crafts, Jams, Baked goods, Sourdough Bread, Salves & Tinctures, Body care, eggs, Fresh Beef, Fresh Chicken, Fresh Pork, Pottery, Crochet, Wax melts, Fresh Coffee, tumblers & T shirts and more!!! Come out and support your local farmers, bakers, crafters and small town businesses! Do not forget to stop by all the wonderful brick and mortar stores you are so close to! 9AM - 1PM

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 9 (Sun)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Megan Bee at the winery 2pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 11 (Tue)

Old Mans Cave Hike

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for a one mile hike through Old Mans Cave to celebrate 75 years of parks and 100 years of Hocking Hills public trails. This moderate, one mile hike begins in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 14 (Fri)

Spring Turns To Summer John Glenn Astronomy Park

Spring is turning into summer later next week, and the sun is almost as far north as it will get. It will start to set in our Summer Solstice sun slot. Also, the rugged first quarter moon, including Apollo 11, 16, and 17 sites. Get your free parking pass at registration.jgap.org. This program can go over estimated end times. Learn more at https://jgap.info/ 9PM - 2AM

Cost: Free

Location: John Glenn Astronomy Park, 20531 State Route 664, logan Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 14 (Fri)

Archery - ODNR

Join us beside the swimming pool in the campground for a beginners archery course. All equipment is provided. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 2pm - 3pm Campground Archery Range By the Swimming Pool

Cost: Free

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 14 (Fri)

Live Music at Uncle Bucks Dance Barn

Blues Cowboys! Uncle Bucks very popular house band and local favorite Blues Cowboys plays a mix of Classic Rock, Southern Rock, Folk Rock, Edgy Country, and lots of Blues to entertain the discriminating musical reveler. Starts at 7pm Cover: $5 Free Primitive Camping

Cost: $5

Phone: 740-664-2428

Location: Uncle Buck's Riding Stable, 73930 Buck Lane, New Marshfield Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 14 (Fri)

Ash Cave Hike - ODNR

Join our naturalist at the Ash Cave trailhead for a stroll through historic Ash Cave. This is a wheelchair and stroller friendly hike. It is only a half mile. 10am - 11am

Cost: Free

Location: Ash Cave, State Route 56, South Bloomingville Ohio (740-385-6842)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 14 (Fri)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Jerry Gibson at the winery 6pm - 9pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 15 (Sat)

Resident Raptors

Join us at the Campground Amphitheater for a look at some of Ohios resident raptors! Hocking Hills Campground Amphitheater 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 15 (Sat)

Spring Turns To Summer John Glenn Astronomy Park

Spring is turning into summer later next week, and the sun is almost as far north as it will get. It will start to set in our Summer Solstice sun slot. Also, the rugged first quarter moon, including Apollo 11, 16, and 17 sites. Get your free parking pass at registration.jgap.org. This program can go over estimated end times. Learn more at https://jgap.info/ 9PM - 2AM

Cost: Free

Location: John Glenn Astronomy Park, 20531 State Route 664, logan Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 15 (Sat)

Mammals of Hocking

Check out some skins and skulls of mammals found in Hocking County. Join us at the Hocking Hills State Park Lodge. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 15 (Sat)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of ROBMAN at the winery 6pm - 9pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 15 (Sat)

Rock Painting

Meet us in the Old Mans Cave Visitor center for a fun craft. Paint some rocks to take home or leave in our wildflower garden at the Visitor Center. Wear clothing you don't mind getting paint on. All materials provided. 10AM - 11AM

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 16 (Sun)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Lori Pritchard at the winery 2pm - 5pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 18 (Tue)

Old Mans Cave Hike

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for a one mile hike through Old Mans Cave to celebrate 75 years of parks and 100 years of Hocking Hills public trails. This moderate, one mile hike begins in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 20 (Thu)

Beginners Kayaking

Join our naturalists to learn the basics of kayaking and paddle around Lake Logan. Bring sunscreen and water to drink. All equipment is provided. Meet the naturalist at the Lake Logan beach parking lot, by the kayak and boat ramp. Call (740)279-4927 or visit the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center to sign up. Location: Lake Logan Beach Parking Lot Kayak and Boat Launch Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Cost: Free

Location: Lake Logan State Park, State Route 278 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6842)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 14 miles
Jun 21 (Fri)

Casey Redmond Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Casey Redmond at the winery 6pm - 9pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 21 (Fri)

Recycled Bottle Planter

Meet the naturalist in the Visitor Center to make your own self- watering planter out of an old bottle! Wear clothing that you don't mind making a mess in. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 21 (Fri)

Live Music at 58 West

Join us for an unforgettable evening at 58 West! Enjoy live music from Jerry Gibson, savor delicious food, and relish fantastic company. It is the perfect night out - See you there! 7pm - 10pm

Location: 58 West, 58 W. 2nd St, Logan Ohio (740-216-5360)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 21 (Fri)

Music In The Park - Logan Town Center

Free music in downtown Logan Friday evenings through Aug 9th. Bring your lawn chairs, eat, listen, and enjoy! Act: Julia Neville and Band Time: 630pm - 8pm

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 22 (Sat)

Country Fest for Vets

VALOR Retreat is hosting a veteran benefit fundraiser at the Poston Manor and Event Barn with performances by Bobby McClendon, Hillbilly Deluxe, Kalysta Minton, and DJ AM Entertainment Ohio. There will also be an optional vehicle Fun Run hosted by the local Jeep organizations and all vehicles are welcome! The vehicle Fun Run consists of visiting the VALOR Retreat property and departing as a group to points of interest in Hocking County. 3:30 PM – 11:00 PM Tickets & Info: https://www.valorretreat.org/2024/03/15/country-fest-for-vets-june-22nd-2024/

Cost: $29 and Up

Phone: 740-808-2281

Location: Country Fest for Vets, 36560 Hocking Dr, Logan Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 7 miles
Jun 22 (Sat)

Archery - ODNR

Join us beside the swimming pool in the campground for a beginners archery course. All equipment is provided. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 2pm - 3pm Campground Archery Range By the Swimming Pool

Cost: Free

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 22 (Sat)

Toad Abodes

Come decorate your own toad home to give these cute critters a place to chill in the summer heat! Meet in the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 22 (Sat)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of D and K Acoustic at the winery 6pm - 9pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 23 (Sun)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of 732 Electric Duo at the winery 2pm - 5pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 25 (Tue)

Old Mans Cave Hike

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for a one mile hike through Old Mans Cave to celebrate 75 years of parks and 100 years of Hocking Hills public trails. This moderate, one mile hike begins in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 27 (Thu)

Beginners Kayaking

Join our naturalists to learn the basics of kayaking and paddle around Lake Logan. Bring sunscreen and water to drink. All equipment is provided. Meet the naturalist at the Lake Logan beach parking lot, by the kayak and boat ramp. Call (740)279-4927 or visit the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center to sign up. Location: Lake Logan Beach Parking Lot Kayak and Boat Launch Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Cost: Free

Location: Lake Logan State Park, State Route 278 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6842)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 14 miles
Jun 28 (Fri)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Stevie Cade at the winery 6pm - 9pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 28 (Fri)

Music In The Park - Logan Town Center

Free music in downtown Logan Friday evenings through Aug 9th. Bring your lawn chairs, eat, listen, and enjoy! Act: Bad Influence Time: 630pm - 8pm

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 28 (Fri)

Live Music at 58 West

Join us for an unforgettable evening at 58 West! Enjoy live music from Crave, savor delicious food, and relish fantastic company. It is the perfect night out - See you there! 7pm - 10pm

Location: 58 West, 58 W. 2nd St, Logan Ohio (740-216-5360)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 28 (Fri)

Recycled Jar Terrarium

Meet our naturalist at the campground amphitheater to make your own terrarium from a recycled jar! You may bring your own clean recycled jar or one will be provided. First come first served. Location: Hocking Hills Campground Campground Amphitheater 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 29 (Sat)
Jun 30 (Sun)

Hocking House Annual Garden Art Happening

Garden tour, plant sale, and art show featuring Jeans unique sculptures and other fine craftsmen. Wear a mask for a chance to win a $50 gift card. Safety is our top priority.

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-4166

Location: Hocking House, 29580 Big Pine Road, Logan Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 13 miles
Jun 29 (Sat)

Scales and Tails Along The Trails

Join our naturalist at the Campground Amphitheater for a talk about Ohios resident snakes that you might see on trail. Location: Hocking Hills Campground Campground Amphitheater 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 29 (Sat)

Aquatic Adaptations

See some skins, skulls, and a toad to learn how animals have adapted to aquatic environments. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 29 (Sat)

Make Your Own Flower Press

Join a naturalist at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center to make your own flower press. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 29 (Sat)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Steve Moore at the winery 6pm - 9pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 30 (Sun)

Resident Raptors

Join us at the Campground Amphitheater for a look at some of Ohios resident raptors! Hocking Hills Campground Amphitheater 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jun 30 (Sun)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Bob Iazuka at the winery 2pm - 5pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jun 30 (Sun)

Marvelous Mammals

Join us at the Visitor Center to learn all about the mammals you can see in our area! 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 2 (Tue)

Old Mans Cave Hike

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for a one mile hike through Old Mans Cave to celebrate 75 years of parks and 100 years of Hocking Hills public trails. This moderate, one mile hike begins in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 5 (Fri)

Music In The Park - Logan Town Center

Free music in downtown Logan Friday evenings through Aug 9th. Bring your lawn chairs, eat, listen, and enjoy! Act: Doug Fox and The Cedar Hill Bluegrass Boys Time: 630pm - 8pm

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jul 5 (Fri)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Paul Blankenship at the winery 6pm - 9pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jul 6 (Sat)

Archery - ODNR

Join us beside the swimming pool in the campground for a beginners archery course. All equipment is provided. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 10am - 11am Campground Archery Range By the Swimming Pool

Cost: Free

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 6 (Sat)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Rick Barr at the winery 6pm - 9pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jul 7 (Sun)

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

Come and enjoy the musical stylings of Megan Bee at the winery 2pm - 5pm.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403857117

Location: Hocking Hills Winery, 30402 Freeman Road, Logan Ohio (740-385-7117)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 12 miles
Jul 7 (Sun)

Mammals of Hocking

Check out some skins and skulls of mammals found in Hocking County. Join us at the Hocking Hills State Park Lodge. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 12 (Fri)

Music In The Park - Logan Town Center

Free music in downtown Logan Friday evenings through Aug 9th. Bring your lawn chairs, eat, listen, and enjoy! Act: The Good Ole Boys Time: 630pm - 8pm

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jul 13 (Sat)

Archery - ODNR

Join us beside the swimming pool in the campground for a beginners archery course. All equipment is provided. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 10am - 11am Campground Archery Range By the Swimming Pool

Cost: Free

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 13 (Sat)

Hocking County Farmers Market

2024 Hocking County Farmers will be the 2nd Saturday of each month May-October 9AM-1PM. 20 Plus Vendors in attendance each month! Produce, Flowers, Plants, Crafts, Jams, Baked goods, Sourdough Bread, Salves & Tinctures, Body care, eggs, Fresh Beef, Fresh Chicken, Fresh Pork, Pottery, Crochet, Wax melts, Fresh Coffee, tumblers & T shirts and more!!! Come out and support your local farmers, bakers, crafters and small town businesses! Do not forget to stop by all the wonderful brick and mortar stores you are so close to! 9AM - 1PM

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jul 13 (Sat)

Crepuscular Creatures

Not sure what crepuscular means? Come learn about this behavior and see some skins and skulls of animals that serve as examples. Join us at the Hocking Hills State Park Lodge. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 13 (Sat)

Starbrick Music Series - Evan Dean band

The Adventure Pro Store is kicking off the first of their Music Series this summer with the Evan Dean Band (Rock/Blues/Soul) and American Engine (Diesel Fueled Rock)! Come and enjoy food, drinks and live music this summer at Adventure Pro Store in Nelsonville Ohio! 6PM - 11PM For full lineup, ticketing, and more go to: https://app.evolvedtickets.com/public/event/starbrick-concert-series-evan-dean-band-american-engine

Cost: $10 - $29

Location: Adventure Pro Outdoors Store, 1299 E. Canal St.,, Nelsonville Ohio (740-856-7848)

In Town
Jul 14 (Sun)

Rock Painting

Meet us in the Old Mans Cave Visitor center for a fun craft. Paint some rocks to take home or leave in our wildflower garden at the Visitor Center. Wear clothing you don't mind getting paint on. All materials provided. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 14 (Sun)

Resident Raptors

Join us at the Campground Amphitheater for a look at some of Ohios resident raptors! Hocking Hills Campground Amphitheater 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 16 (Tue)

Old Mans Cave Hike

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for a one mile hike through Old Mans Cave to celebrate 75 years of parks and 100 years of Hocking Hills public trails. This moderate, one mile hike begins in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 18 (Thu)

Beginners Paddleboarding

Join the naturalist to learn the basics of paddle boarding and paddle around Lake Logan. Bring Sunscreen and water to drink if you wish. All equipment is provided. Meet the naturalist at Lake Logan Beach Parking Lot at the Kayak and Boat Launch. Call (740) 279-4927 or visit the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center to sign up. Location: Lake Logan Beach Parking Lot Kayak and Boat Launch 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-279-4927

Location: Lake Logan State Park, State Route 278 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6842)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 14 miles
Jul 19 (Fri)

Music In The Park - Logan Town Center

Free music in downtown Logan Friday evenings through Aug 9th. Bring your lawn chairs, eat, listen, and enjoy! Act: Bim Strawser Music Time: 630pm - 8pm

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jul 20 (Sat)

Aquatic Adaptations

See some skins, skulls, and a toad to learn how animals have adapted to aquatic environments. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 20 (Sat)

Resident Raptors

Join us at the Campground Amphitheater for a look at some of Ohios resident raptors! Hocking Hills Campground Amphitheater 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 20 (Sat)

Recycled Paper Making

Did you know you can recycle paper at home? Come do it here at Hocking Hills! Join us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Please be aware that you will have to let your paper dry and come back to collect it or take it home wet. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 21 (Sun)

Amazing Amphibeans

Learn about the animals who live double lives and why they are great at predicting the health of the environment. Join us at the Hocking Hills State Park Lodge. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Hocking Hills Lodge, 20020 State Route 664 S, Logan Ohio (740-270-6100)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 21 (Sun)

Marvelous Mammals

Join us at the Visitor Center to learn all about the mammals you can see in our area! 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 23 (Tue)

Old Mans Cave Hike

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for a one mile hike through Old Mans Cave to celebrate 75 years of parks and 100 years of Hocking Hills public trails. This moderate, one mile hike begins in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. 10AM - 11AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-6842

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Jul 26 (Fri)
Jul 27 (Sat)
Jul 28 (Sun)

Nelsonville Music Festival

Set in the beautiful rolling hills of Southeast Ohio, the 18th annual Nelsonville Music Festival will take place July 26-28, 2024 at Snow Fork Event Center. The 3-day event billboard magazine calls, one of the best-kept secrets of the U.S. music festival circuit, offers a diverse lineup of 40+ national, regional, and local acts from a variety of genres in an intimate setting, along with camping, kids activities, unique artisan and retail vendors, local food, and more! NMF is a production of Stuarts Opera House, a non-profit historic theater and performing arts center in Nelsonville. All proceeds raised at the festival directly support Stuarts Opera House, including its tuition-free Arts Education programs. Tickets and more information at nelsonvillefest.org.

Cost: Prices Very

Phone: 740-753-1924

Location: Nelsonville Music Festival, 5685 Happy Hollow Road, Nelsonville Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 3 miles
Jul 26 (Fri)

Music In The Park - Logan Town Center

Free music in downtown Logan Friday evenings through Aug 9th. Bring your lawn chairs, eat, listen, and enjoy! Act: Abby Miller Time: 630pm - 8pm

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Aug 2 (Fri)
Aug 3 (Sat)

Hocking Hills Bigfoot Festival

Come join us at the 2024 Bigfoot Festival held in Downtown Logan. Free and Family Friendly. Come enjoy food, music, speakers, and plenty of vendors! For more info go to https://hockinghillsbigfootfestival.com/

Cost: Free

Contact: Bea Phillips

Location: Logan, 427 West Hunter Street, Logan Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Aug 2 (Fri)

Live Music at 58 West

Join us for an unforgettable evening at 58 West! Enjoy live music from Crave, savor delicious food, and relish fantastic company. It is the perfect night out - See you there! 7pm - 10pm

Location: 58 West, 58 W. 2nd St, Logan Ohio (740-216-5360)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Aug 3 (Sat)

Starbrick Music Series - Heart Break Ridge Band

The Starbrick Music Series welcomes the Heart Break Ridge Band and the Big Gas Band! Come and enjoy food, drinks and live music this summer at Adventure Pro Store in Nelsonville Ohio! 6PM-11PM For full lineup, ticketing, and more go to: https://app.evolvedtickets.com/public/event/starbrick-concert-series-heart-break-ridge-band-keith-mcgrath-big-gas-band

Cost: $10 G.A. / $29 V.I.P

Location: Adventure Pro Outdoors Store, 1299 E. Canal St.,, Nelsonville Ohio (740-856-7848)

In Town
Aug 8 (Thu)

Beginners Paddleboarding

Join the naturalist to learn the basics of paddle boarding and paddle around Lake Logan. Bring Sunscreen and water to drink if you wish. All equipment is provided. Meet the naturalist at Lake Logan Beach Parking Lot at the Kayak and Boat Launch. Call (740) 279-4927 or visit the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center to sign up. Location: Lake Logan Beach Parking Lot Kayak and Boat Launch 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-279-4927

Location: Lake Logan State Park, State Route 278 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6842)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 14 miles
Aug 9 (Fri)

Music In The Park - Logan Town Center

Free music in downtown Logan Friday evenings through Aug 9th. Bring your lawn chairs, eat, listen, and enjoy! Act: Persuaded Time: 630pm - 8pm

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Aug 10 (Sat)

Bowen House Art Festival

Join us from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for a showcase of Southeast Ohios top artists. Browse and purchase their creations while enjoying live music, beautiful gardens, and delicious eats from the Chubby Hawaiian food truck. Handmade glass, baskets, soaps, ceramics, and more. Contact Jenny at (740) 503-1884 or [email protected] for vendor inquiries.

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-503-1884

Location: Bowen House, 196 North Market, Logan Ohio (740-385-0344)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Aug 10 (Sat)

Hocking County Farmers Market

2024 Hocking County Farmers will be the 2nd Saturday of each month May-October 9AM-1PM. 20 Plus Vendors in attendance each month! Produce, Flowers, Plants, Crafts, Jams, Baked goods, Sourdough Bread, Salves & Tinctures, Body care, eggs, Fresh Beef, Fresh Chicken, Fresh Pork, Pottery, Crochet, Wax melts, Fresh Coffee, tumblers & T shirts and more!!! Come out and support your local farmers, bakers, crafters and small town businesses! Do not forget to stop by all the wonderful brick and mortar stores you are so close to! 9AM - 1PM

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Aug 10 (Sat)
Aug 11 (Sun)

Hippie Fest

Hippie Fest: Family-friendly art festival at Hocking County Fairground, Logan, OH, on August 10-11, 2024. Live music, vendor booths, vintage cars, tie-dye, bubbles, food, and more. All ages welcome. Tickets at HippieFest.org. Festival Hours: Noon - 7PM Both Days No pets or alcohol. https://www.hippiefest.org/

Cost: $25 single day/ $40 two days

Location: Logan, 427 West Hunter Street, Logan Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Aug 24 (Sat)
Aug 25 (Sun)

2024 Hocking Hills Craft Show

The 4th annual Hocking Hills Craft Show will feature dozens of local art and craft vendors, live music and food. The Hocking Hills Craft Show is the largest annual craft show in the Hocking Hills and is located in the heart of the Hocking Hills, hilltop, near the Hocking Hills State Park. The show admission is $10 per car, so come early to grab a great deal. Opens Aug 24th at 9AM Closes Aug 25th at 5PM

Cost: $10 per Car

Location: The Hocking Hills Store, 20374 Clay Lick Rd, Logan Ohio (614-522-9557)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Aug 31 (Sat)

Starbrick Music Series - GrainFed

The Starbrick Music Series welcomes GrainFed (unapologetic country/rock/and bluegrass) and A Common Wealth Band (high energy Southern Rock)! Come and enjoy food, drinks and live music this summer at Adventure Pro Store in Nelsonville Ohio! 6PM-11PM For full lineup, ticketing, and more go to: https://app.evolvedtickets.com/public/event/starbrick-concert-series-grainfed-and-a-common-wealth-band

Cost: $10 G.A. / $29 V.I.P

Location: Adventure Pro Outdoors Store, 1299 E. Canal St.,, Nelsonville Ohio (740-856-7848)

In Town
Sep 14 (Sat)

Hocking County Farmers Market

2024 Hocking County Farmers will be the 2nd Saturday of each month May - October 9AM-1PM. 20 Plus Vendors in attendance each month! Produce, Flowers, Plants, Crafts, Jams, Baked goods, Sourdough Bread, Salves & Tinctures, Body care, eggs, Fresh Beef, Fresh Chicken, Fresh Pork, Pottery, Crochet, Wax melts, Fresh Coffee, tumblers & T shirts and more!!! Do not forget to stop by all the wonderful brick and mortar stores you are so close to!

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Sep 20 (Fri)

Live Music at 58 West

Join us for an unforgettable evening at 58 West! Enjoy live music from Crave, savor delicious food, and relish fantastic company. It is the perfect night out - See you there! 7pm - 10pm

Location: 58 West, 58 W. 2nd St, Logan Ohio (740-216-5360)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Sep 21 (Sat)

Hocking Hills Trail Run

46th Annual Hocking Hills Trail Run offers runners the chance to test their abilities on the gorgeous yet technical features of the Hocking Hills and State Park in either a 60k, 40k, 20k, 10k, or 5k race options. Its not all about winning. Walkers and pets on leashes are welcome too. Meetup at Old Mans Cave Naturalist Cabin First Race Start at 7AM For More Information and Registration visit: https://www.explorehockinghills.com/things-to-do/hocking-hills-trail-run/

Cost: Free

Phone: 740-385-2750

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Oct 12 (Sat)

Hocking County Farmers Market

2024 Hocking County Farmers will be the 2nd Saturday of each month May-October 9AM-1PM. 20 Plus Vendors in attendance each month! Produce, Flowers, Plants, Crafts, Jams, Baked goods, Sourdough Bread, Salves & Tinctures, Body care, eggs, Fresh Beef, Fresh Chicken, Fresh Pork, Pottery, Crochet, Wax melts, Fresh Coffee, tumblers & T shirts and more!!! Come out and support your local farmers, bakers, crafters and small town businesses! Do not forget to stop by all the wonderful brick and mortar stores you are so close to! 9AM - 1PM

Cost: Free

Location: Worthington Park Gazebo, Corner of Main & Market Sts. , Logan Ohio (740-385-6964)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Oct 12 (Sat)

Grandma Gatewood Fall Colors Hike

Join us for our annual fall colors hike and take in the scenery along the Grandma Gatewood trail. We will be hiking roughly 6 miles on this trail from Old Mans Cave to Cedar Falls and back. 9AM - 1PM

Location: Old Man's Cave, 20160 State Route 664 South, Logan Ohio (740-385-6841)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Oct 25 (Fri)

Halloween Night Hike At Ash Cave

Join us at Ash Cave for a spooky lantern lit hike to Ash Cave. 7PM - 9PM

Location: Ash Cave, State Route 56, South Bloomingville Ohio (740-385-6842)

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
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