Ohio Art Corridor School of Fish

EVENT: UPON REQUEST – MEET THE ARTIST Art is a form of creative human expression and a way of enriching the human experience. The Ohio Art Corridor is committed to enriching the experiences and ultimately the lives of those in Southeastern Ohio through the artistic sculptures and beautiful parks that will be placed along the…

Sunday Afternoon: Perry County Farm Tours

EVENT: JUNE 2 – VISIT TWO FARMS IN ONE AFTERNOON CHEROKEE VALLEY BISON RANCHCherokee Valley Bison Ranch (1:00 PM) has over thirty bison on their fifty acre farm. Visitors will be able to see our national mammal close up, hear the history of the farm and bison in the area, as well as facts about…

Burr Oak Lake History Cruise

EVENTS: MAY 24 thru 27 (12 to 2PM), JUNE 16 (5-7 PM), JULY 12 thru 20 (TBD) – MEMORIAL DAY, FATHER’S DAY, OHIO BREW WEEK* Sit back and enjoy an informative 2-hour guided pontoon cruise on Ohio’s Burr Oak Lake and State Park. Learn why and how the lake was created, listen to unique stories…

Coonskin Saturdays in Amesville

Taking place May through October, “Coonskin Saturdays” in Amesville is a monthly event that highlights the talents, history and foods of Amesville by providing a regular array of concerts, movies, classes and other programs in Gifford Park, Masonic Lodge, Village Productions Community Center, and ACRE.   Visit this May 18th for these activities (and more): Local…

ACEnet Workshop: Art Builds Business Builds Art

The Appalachian Center for Economic Networks (ACEnet) are on a mission to raise the value of arts and culture in every community, and they are determined to help grow out creative economy. They ask: what if more of us developed our creativity? And then we applied that creativity to everything we do? What new ventures…

Winding Road Experiences: Birds in the Hills

Join Rural Action, Camp Oty’Okwa, and the Athens Area Birders for this affordable festival which features activities for adults, families, and children. The event welcomes anyone with even a remote interest in birds and the outdoors, including those who have never picked up a pair of binoculars. Meals and camping are available Friday through Sunday….

Winding Road Stories: Sunflower Bakery

In a continuing series telling our stories along Ohio’s Winding Road, today we visit the Sunflower Bakery in Nelsonville, eat some “Fudgedoodle” cookies, and chat with owner Liz Florentino.

Tour de Forest Benefit Bicycle Ride

Saturday, May 4, 2019 • Nelsonville Ride for History’s Sake! The 14th Annual Little Cities Tour de Forest takes riders on journeys through the the forested hills of the Little Cities of Black Diamonds microregion beginning and ending at the Hocking College Recreation Center in Nelsonville on Saturday morning, May 4th. Set your course distance…

“Our Town Morgan County” Premieres March 24th

Come to the newly renovated Twin City Opera House in McConnelsville to see the premiere of “Our Town Morgan County” on Sunday, March 24th, at 3:00 PM. The event is free, and you can experience the landscapes, buildings, and people of Morgan County in person. We hope to see you there!

Seed Funds Available for Experience Products

Applications due by MARCH 1! The Winding Road Network has $2,000 in Seed Funds for Experience Products available to disburse to producers of authentic experiences in Southeastern Ohio (Athens, Fairfield, Hocking, Meigs, Morgan, Muskingum, Perry, Vinton, Washington). Funds are for the development and/or marketing of experience products authentic to the regions natural, historic cultural, arts,…