Upcoming Events in the Hocking Hills

 

 

 

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Sunday, July 23

Bats of Ohio

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

Cantwell Creations

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

Hippie Fest


Hippie Fest is the grooviest event of the year! Featuring hundreds of artists and vendors, local goods, live music, food trucks, family friendly activities and more! Located at 28508 Murphy ...

Leisure Learning - The SeatWeavers' Guild Roadshow and Demonstration

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Enjoy a Sunday afternoon in the Historic Robbins Crossing on the campus of Hocking College, and meet and greet with members of the SeatWeavers Guild. Demonstrations will include rush weaving, ...

Butterfly Exhibit

1 p.m.
May 12 - July 31
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge
Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly life cycles, talk about what plants to host for butterfly feeding, participate in butterfly craft making ...

Honeybee Extravaganza at the Logan Hocking Library


The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking ...

Lancaster Festival


Join us for Ohio's largest music and arts festival with family fun and excitement all over town. 75 events - many free.. Featuring music, art and dance and the Lancaster Festival ...

Ohio Brew Week Festival


Ohio Brew Week is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and celebrating Ohio's diverse craft brew industry during our 10-days-long Athens festival! Check out the website for all of the ...

Smoke Rise Ranch "Cowgirl Boot Camp""




It’s finally here… back by popular demand, the long-awaited Cowgirl Boot Camp! Join us for the chance to test old knowledge and to learn something new. We’ll be hitting the ...

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents the 20th Quilt National and the Crazy Quilt Crawl


This summer brings the 20th biennial of Quilt National and the whole town will be celebrating. May through August, visitors to Athens will not only experience 85 incredible contemporary quilts ...

Monday, July 24

Health Talk Hour at the Library

10 a.m.
Harry Guda, MD retired will lead an informal (weekly) discussion hour, covering health problems and alternative therapy and preventative ideas.This is done in a group session and everyone is welcome. 

Grammatones at Ohio Glass Museum

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Barbershop Quartet, The Grammatones, derived their name from the fact that between them they have 34 Grandchildren! They are four rtired, but remarkably busy professional women dedicated to harmony ...

Yoga at the Bowen House

Every Monday 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join Yoga instructor Elle Delmatto every Monday at 4:30pm.  Class fee is $6.  Class is open to all.  No pre-registration is necessary.

Butterfly Exhibit

1 p.m.
May 12 - July 31
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge
Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly life cycles, talk about what plants to host for butterfly feeding, participate in butterfly craft making ...

Honeybee Extravaganza at the Logan Hocking Library


The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking ...

Lancaster Festival


Join us for Ohio's largest music and arts festival with family fun and excitement all over town. 75 events - many free.. Featuring music, art and dance and the Lancaster Festival ...

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents the 20th Quilt National and the Crazy Quilt Crawl


This summer brings the 20th biennial of Quilt National and the whole town will be celebrating. May through August, visitors to Athens will not only experience 85 incredible contemporary quilts ...

Tuesday, July 25

Evening Storytime at the Logan Library

6:15pm
Storytime at the Library is sponsored by the Logan-Hocking County District Library.
 

Science with Mr.Turtle at the Library

3-4:30 pm
Join Mr. Harry every Tuesday from in the Children's Library and explore the world of science. Every age is the right age to learn!

Butterfly Exhibit

1 p.m.
May 12 - July 31
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge
Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly life cycles, talk about what plants to host for butterfly feeding, participate in butterfly craft making ...

Honeybee Extravaganza at the Logan Hocking Library


The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking ...

Lancaster Festival


Join us for Ohio's largest music and arts festival with family fun and excitement all over town. 75 events - many free.. Featuring music, art and dance and the Lancaster Festival ...

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents the 20th Quilt National and the Crazy Quilt Crawl


This summer brings the 20th biennial of Quilt National and the whole town will be celebrating. May through August, visitors to Athens will not only experience 85 incredible contemporary quilts ...

Wednesday, July 26

Quilt Therapy - Nelsonville

9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Every Wednesday our classroom is open all day for anyone who wants to come and sew. Bring a project, even one you are having struggles with and one of our ...

Doodle Bugs

10 a.m.
Art Club for Lil' Ones age 0-3 years
FREE art club for newborns, infants and toddlers up to age 3. Meeting the first and third Wednesdays of each month. Participants ...

Art Club for Lil' Ones age 0-3 years at the Library

10 am
FREE art club for newborns, infants and toddlers up to age 3.  Meeting the first and third Wednesdays of each month.  Participants can come anytime between 10 AM and 12 ...

Night Flight Rappel Adventure

Approx 8pm to 10pm will vary as the sunsets earlier
High Rock Adventures will be offering a Night Flight Rappel down towering cliffs under the cover of darkness. Guests will arrive and hike up to the cliffs at sunset, then ...

Sweet Treat Wednesday with the Hocking Hills Winery


Join the Hocking Hills Winery for Sweet Treat Wednesday. There will be wine tasting paired with locally made Wren Valley Truffles! Visitors will also receive 25% off hand-made gourmet apples! Bring your own appetizers ...

Butterfly Exhibit

1 p.m.
May 12 - July 31
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge
Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly life cycles, talk about what plants to host for butterfly feeding, participate in butterfly craft making ...

Honeybee Extravaganza at the Logan Hocking Library


The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking ...

Lancaster Festival


Join us for Ohio's largest music and arts festival with family fun and excitement all over town. 75 events - many free.. Featuring music, art and dance and the Lancaster Festival ...

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents the 20th Quilt National and the Crazy Quilt Crawl


This summer brings the 20th biennial of Quilt National and the whole town will be celebrating. May through August, visitors to Athens will not only experience 85 incredible contemporary quilts ...

Thursday, July 27

Reptiles!

2:00 p.m.
Come to the naturalist cabin to learn about the reptiles that make the Hocking Hills home.

Logan Hocking Library Introduction to Technology

3pm-4pm
There will be a staff member in the reference area to help you with your tablet, your laptop, your email, and even Facebook. (Other times available by appointment.)

Thirsty Thursday Happy Hours At RockSide Winery & Vineyards

5pm - 8pm
Looking for the happiest hours out there? We think making it to Thursday is reason enough to celebrate! Stop by after work for $4 glasses of wine and %50 off ...

Yarn Lovers Unite at the Library

1-3 pm
The Library hosts this program every Thursday of the month.  Members are invited to join at the library to work on various projects and share techniques and progress.  Anyone who knits, croquets ...

Butterfly Exhibit

1 p.m.
May 12 - July 31
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge
Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly life cycles, talk about what plants to host for butterfly feeding, participate in butterfly craft making ...

Honeybee Extravaganza at the Logan Hocking Library


The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking ...

Lancaster Festival


Join us for Ohio's largest music and arts festival with family fun and excitement all over town. 75 events - many free.. Featuring music, art and dance and the Lancaster Festival ...

Live Music at Brewery 33




Brewery 33 brews their own craft beers and serves beers, wines, ciders and meads. Enjoy a pint or a glass and enjoy food trucks and music. Ask about their samplers ...

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents the 20th Quilt National and the Crazy Quilt Crawl


This summer brings the 20th biennial of Quilt National and the whole town will be celebrating. May through August, visitors to Athens will not only experience 85 incredible contemporary quilts ...

Friday, July 28

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Join us at Hocking Hills Winery for an evening of live music, wine and relaxing. Bring your own food, call for a pizza delivery or just enjoy the music. Order ...

Open Mic Night at Utopia

7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Enjoy the sounds of Open Mic Night at local restaurant Utopia. It will occur weekly every Friday & Saturday night from 7 to 11:30 p.m.

Scalawags & Renegades

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

Scenic Hills Senior Center Senior Carry in Club

5pm
 Bring a covered dish to share! Free. Everyone welcome!

Flea & Farmers' Market at Hocking Hills Market

Fri, Sat, Sun
A large flea market with many outside and inside vendors every weekend - Friday through Sunday.
Various growers set up Friday through Sunday at the Hocking Hills
Market in Rockbridge. ...

Garden Gab At the Nelsonville Public Library

11am-2pm
A Nelsonville community gathering to share the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.Bring a sense of humor and something to share.(An extra catalog, some seeds, or a story ...

Hocking County Historical Society & Hocking County Genealogical Society

Museum hours are 1-4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays
Six buildings of historic displays showcase the ca. 1898 Schempp House, the Lutz Steam Car, original pioneer wagon of the Stiers Family & original Hocking Valley Railroad Telegraph Office, where you ...

Music in Worthington Park Gazebo

7:00 p.m.
Enjoy a mixture of music from country, bluegrass, classic rock and western swing in downtown Logan at the corner of Market and Main Streets during those summer months every Friday ...

Slow Flow Yoga at Bruce Chiropractic

10am
Bruce Chiropractic hosts Yoga class every Friday Morning taught by Lisa Kleman, RYT. Please bring a yoga mat, folded blanket, small towel and water.

Butterfly Exhibit

1 p.m.
May 12 - July 31
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge
Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly life cycles, talk about what plants to host for butterfly feeding, participate in butterfly craft making ...

Honeybee Extravaganza at the Logan Hocking Library


The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking ...

Lancaster Festival


Join us for Ohio's largest music and arts festival with family fun and excitement all over town. 75 events - many free.. Featuring music, art and dance and the Lancaster Festival ...

Live Music at Brewery 33




Brewery 33 brews their own craft beers and serves beers, wines, ciders and meads. Enjoy a pint or a glass and enjoy food trucks and music. Ask about their samplers ...

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents the 20th Quilt National and the Crazy Quilt Crawl


This summer brings the 20th biennial of Quilt National and the whole town will be celebrating. May through August, visitors to Athens will not only experience 85 incredible contemporary quilts ...

Saturday, July 29

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Join us at Hocking Hills Winery for an evening of live music, wine and relaxing. Bring your own food, call for a pizza delivery or just enjoy the music. Order ...

Open Mic Night at Utopia

7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Enjoy the sounds of Open Mic Night at local restaurant Utopia. It will occur weekly every Friday & Saturday night from 7 to 11:30 p.m.

Homegrown on Main: Workshop with “Beadalicious” Instructor Diane Welch

12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
All supplies provided by Diane (but feel free to bring a special button).



 
 

Saturday Night Lights at Butterfly Ridge

9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
A unique night-time experience

Learn about the butterflies of the night.

Gift shop opens at 8:30 p.m. - Lights on 9:00 p.m. - Midnight.

Space limited. Call to make reservations. ...

Share My Campfire

8:30 p.m.
Meet the naturalist at the fire pit located in the cabin area to listen to or tell stories and make s’mores. (S’more’s provided).

Smoke Rise Ranch 2017 IBRA Barrel Show

Saturday- 8:30-11:00
11:00-11:45 Open Arena
Show Starts at Noon on Sunday
Friday- Open Arena Barrels $5 per run 5pm-9pm (timer if you would like)
Saturday- 8:30-11:00 Exhibitions $5 sign up at entry both (time slots)
11:00-11:45 Open Arena
Show Starts 12:00 ...

Athens Farmers' Market

9-12 pm Saturdays - Year Round.
9-1 pm Wednesdays - Opens April 20 & continues through December.
Begun in 1972 with three farmers selling produce, by 2006 Audubon Magazine had named it one of the best farmers markets in the U.S. The market features local & organic ...

Hocking County Historical Society & Hocking County Genealogical Society

Museum hours are 1-4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays
Six buildings of historic displays showcase the ca. 1898 Schempp House, the Lutz Steam Car, original pioneer wagon of the Stiers Family & original Hocking Valley Railroad Telegraph Office, where you ...

Hocking Hills Farmers Market at Hocking Hills Winery

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Located at the Hocking Hills Winery on Freeman Road. The farmers market will be open every Saturday until October 21. Local  Growers, Artists, Producers, Local Wines, Music, Food & Special ...

Night Flight Rappel Adventure

Approx 8pm to 10pm will vary as the sunsets earlier
High Rock Adventures will be offering a Night Flight Rappel down towering cliffs under the cover of darkness. Guests will arrive and hike up to the cliffs at sunset, then ...

Saturdays on Main

2:00 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Main Street, Logan
Saturdays on Main is a fun family event held on Main Street in Logan every Saturday from May 27 to October 28 from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. Street musicians, live ...

Butterfly Exhibit

1 p.m.
May 12 - July 31
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge
Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly life cycles, talk about what plants to host for butterfly feeding, participate in butterfly craft making ...

Honeybee Extravaganza at the Logan Hocking Library


The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking ...

Lancaster Festival


Join us for Ohio's largest music and arts festival with family fun and excitement all over town. 75 events - many free.. Featuring music, art and dance and the Lancaster Festival ...

Live Music at Brewery 33




Brewery 33 brews their own craft beers and serves beers, wines, ciders and meads. Enjoy a pint or a glass and enjoy food trucks and music. Ask about their samplers ...

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents the 20th Quilt National and the Crazy Quilt Crawl


This summer brings the 20th biennial of Quilt National and the whole town will be celebrating. May through August, visitors to Athens will not only experience 85 incredible contemporary quilts ...

Sunday, July 30

Conkle's Creep

9 a.m.
Conkle's Hollow state nature preserve is one of the most unique locations in the Hocking Hills. Join the naturalist in the parking area for a short hike to find out ...

Doggie Paddle

Sunday, July 30
10 AM to 2 PM
Paddle with your pooch – bring pet supplies for the local shelter and get a trip discount. 10am-2pm.

Fun Show at Smoke Rise Ranch

Open arena 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Show starts at 12:00 p.m.
1. Ride a Buck $3.00
2. Bobbing for Apples $3.00
3. Baby Bottle Race $3.00
4. Catalog Race $3.00
5. Ribbon Race $3.00
6. Egg & Spoon $3.00
7. Egg ...

The Awesome Possum

2:00 p.m.
Meet at the Naturalist cabin to find out what is so awesome about this furry creature.

Butterfly Exhibit

1 p.m.
May 12 - July 31
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge
Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly life cycles, talk about what plants to host for butterfly feeding, participate in butterfly craft making ...

Honeybee Extravaganza at the Logan Hocking Library


The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking ...

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents the 20th Quilt National and the Crazy Quilt Crawl


This summer brings the 20th biennial of Quilt National and the whole town will be celebrating. May through August, visitors to Athens will not only experience 85 incredible contemporary quilts ...

Monday, July 31

Health Talk Hour at the Library

10 a.m.
Harry Guda, MD retired will lead an informal (weekly) discussion hour, covering health problems and alternative therapy and preventative ideas.This is done in a group session and everyone is welcome. 

Genealogy Help at the Library


A staff member will be on hand with helpful tips on how to get started and how to use the library for your genealogy research. This event happens the last ...

Yoga at the Bowen House

Every Monday 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join Yoga instructor Elle Delmatto every Monday at 4:30pm.  Class fee is $6.  Class is open to all.  No pre-registration is necessary.

Butterfly Exhibit

1 p.m.
May 12 - July 31
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge
Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly life cycles, talk about what plants to host for butterfly feeding, participate in butterfly craft making ...

Honeybee Extravaganza at the Logan Hocking Library


The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking ...

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents the 20th Quilt National and the Crazy Quilt Crawl


This summer brings the 20th biennial of Quilt National and the whole town will be celebrating. May through August, visitors to Athens will not only experience 85 incredible contemporary quilts ...