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Mar 2 (Sat)

Toadally Cool

If you are like us, you are hoppy about toads too! Come meet our resident toad at the Hocking Hills Lodge. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Mar 2 (Sat)

Roaming Reptiles

Explore the visitor center and meet one of the reptiles that calls the park home. Meet either our box turtle or black rat snake. Join us in 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
Mar 3 (Sun)

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
Mar 3 (Sun)

The Game of Life

Test your luck, spin the wheel, and see how you survive as Ohios state amphibian, the Spotted Salamander. This program will be located at the Hocking Hills State Park Lodge. 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Mar 6 (Wed)

Lunasa at Stuarts Opera House

Named for an ancient Celtic harvest festival in honor of the Irish god Lugh, patron of the arts, Lunasa is indeed a gathering of some of the top musical talents in Ireland. Its members have helped form the backbone of some of the greatest Irish groups of the decade. March 6th at 730PM For Tickets and a Bio on Lunasa Visit: https://stuartsoperahouse.org/events/lunasa-23/

Cost: $20-$35

Phone: 740-753-1924

Location: Stuart's Opera House, 52 Public Square, Nelsonville Ohio

In Town
Mar 9 (Sat)

Maple Sugaring In The Hills

Join us at the historic cabin behind the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Take a step back in time to see how maple sugar has been processed over the years. We will have a local producer on site selling their delicious goods. 12PM - 4PM

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Mar 10 (Sun)

Maple Sugaring In The Hills

Join us at the historic cabin behind the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Take a step back in time to see how maple sugar has been processed over the years. We will have a local producer on site selling their delicious goods. 12PM - 4PM

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Mar 16 (Sat)

Roaming Reptiles

Explore the visitor center and meet one of the reptiles that calls the park home. Meet either our box turtle or black rat snake. Join us in 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
Mar 16 (Sat)

Resident Raptors

Come check out some of our resident raptors at the Hocking Hills Lodge. Learn how these critters survive in our rolling hills and forests. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Mar 17 (Sun)

Rock Painting

Come create some painted rocks for your home or our wildflower garden at the Visitor Center. Join us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Wear clothing that you don't mind getting paint on. 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
Mar 23 (Sat)

Toadally Cool

If you are like us, you are hoppy about toads too! Come meet our resident toad at the Hocking Hills Lodge. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Mar 23 (Sat)

Life Cycles

Frogs, butterflies, and earthworms. Oh my! Come meet the naturalist to learn about the life cycles of different organisms. Join us at 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
Mar 23 (Sat)

Bath Soaks Event

The First Event of 2024! Have fun creating stress relieving/healing bath soaks! Mix up colorful epsom salts and fragrant flowers. Then adhere dried flower prices to the sides of bottles/vials. Great gift or keep for yourself! Bring Your Own Food and Drink Text or Call For More Info

Cost: 4 Bottlea/Vials $20

Phone: 740-603-6268

Location: Fields of Flowers, 9776 St Rt 664 North, Logan Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 14 miles
Mar 24 (Sun)

Nature Painting

Join the naturalist to paint beautiful scenery or cool critters you can find in the area. This is not a guided class but an opportunity to express yourself artistically with materials and inspiration provided. Join us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Materials are provided but remember this is not a guided class. 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
Mar 24 (Sun)

Slithering Snakes

Answer all of your serpent questions and meet our resident black snake! Join us at the Hocking Hills State Park Lodge. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Mar 30 (Sat)

Nature Painting

Join the naturalist to paint beautiful scenery or cool critters you can find in the area. This is not a guided class but an opportunity to express yourself artistically with materials and inspiration provided. Join us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Materials are provided but remember this is not a guided class. 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
Mar 30 (Sat)

Turtle Talk

Ever wonder what goes on under a turtle's shell? Come find out at the Hocking Hills Lodge and meet our resident box turtle. 2PM - 3PM

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Mar 31 (Sun)

Rainbow Nature Walk

Join us for a short, accessible stroll through Ash Cave to discover all the colors of the rainbow! All abilities welcome. Meet us at the Ash Cave Trailhead. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cost: Free

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

Distance from Nelsonville: about 17 miles
Mar 31 (Sun)

The Game of Life

Test your luck, spin the wheel, and see how you survive as Ohios state amphibian, the Spotted Salamander. This program will be located at the Hocking Hills State Park Lodge. 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cost: Free

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

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

Jake Xerxes Fussell Joan Shelly

Stuarts Opera House presents a co-headlining show with two unique Southern songwriters, Louisvilles Joan Shelley and Durham, NCs Jake Xerxes Fussell. April 5th at 8PM For Tickets and a Bio on Jake and Joan Visit: https://stuartsoperahouse.org/events/jake-joan/

Cost: $25-$35

Phone: 740-753-1924

Location: Stuart's Opera House, 52 Public Square, Nelsonville Ohio

In Town
May 2 (Thu)
May 3 (Fri)
May 4 (Sat)
May 5 (Sun)

Urban Air Wake Up Downtown

Logans historic downtown streets will be car-free, making way for Airstreams and a lively pedestrian mall. Our mission: "Wake Up Downtown" with live music, restaurants, Airstream experts, factory tours, and more!

Cost: Free

Location: Logan, 427 West Hunter Street, Logan Ohio

Distance from Nelsonville: about 11 miles
Jun 7 (Fri)
Jun 8 (Sat)

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 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
Jul 19 (Fri)
Jul 20 (Sat)
Jul 21 (Sun)

Nelsonville Music Festival

The Nelsonville Music Festival is one of the best in Ohio. Presented by the historic Stuarts Opera House, this event features multiple artists from the national and local levels. People from all ages are welcome to eat, drink, enjoy the tunes, and even camp for this this 3 day event. July 19th - July 21st

Cost: Prices Very

Location: Nelsonville Music Festival, 3301 Hocking Parkway, Nelsonville Ohio (740-753-1924)

In Town
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 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)
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
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)

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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