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Hocking Hills Holiday

How are you celebrating with those who mean the most to you?

In the Hocking Hills, there are so many special events to enjoy quality time with your family and friends this holiday season.  Planning is so easy with this list of things to do and places to dine to have a meaningful holiday season.  

Craft Shows

Show Date Location Info 
Christmas Bazzaar 11/18 16457 OH-56, Laurelville Various Vendors
Harvest Market 11/18 134 S Columbus St
The perfect place to stock up on local foods and get a start on your holiday shopping!
Holiday in the Country 12/16 Camp Oty' Okwa A community holiday party hosted by Camp Oty'Okwa
Athens Art Guild Holiday Shoppe 12/16-17 701 E. State St., Athens Dozens of local artisans featuring their handcrafted wares

Holiday Dinners
Name Date Time Info
Grille at HH Golf Club 11/22 4pm - 8pm

$40 per person. Pick up your family style meal. 
Call 740-216-4749 by 11/17/23 to place your order.

Hocking Hills Lodge & Conference Center 11/23 11am -7pm

Make your reservations at   
740-270-6100 x2

Lake Hope Lodge 11/23 11am, 12:15pm, 1:30pm and 2:45pm

Make your reservations at

Burr Oak Lodge 11/23 12pm- 4p.m. Make your reservations at
Thanksgiving Dinner at Glenlaurel 11/23 Various Join us on Thanksgiving Day for a delectable four or six-course meal. Seating times vary so please inquire about availability. Small groups are welcome. It’s a shared holiday where all are welcome. To make your reservation for Thanksgiving dinner, contact Guest Services daily from 9:00am-6:00pm, 800.809.7378.
Dickens Dinner at Glenlaurel 12/3,6, 10,17, 20 Various  The Dickens Dinner is a six-course tribute to the traditional dining choices of Victorian England and Scotland. Dinner is $49 per person, gratuity and tax additional. All guests of the dinner are also guests of the property. Receive 50% off your luxury lodging when with your dinner reservation.



Events & Exhibits
Event / Exhibit Date Time Location Admission Pre register?
Old Fashioned Christmas-Parade 11/18 10:00 a.m. Lancaster Fairgrounds Free N
Journey to Bethlehem 12/1-2 6-8 p.m. 2486 Anderson Station Road, Chillicothe, OH Free N
Logan Christmas Parade 12/2 2:00 p.m. Worthington Park, Logan. Free N
Christmas on the Farm 12/2 5:00 p.m. Fox's High Rock Farm, SR 664-S, Logan. $10 Y
Wreath Making 12/2 10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Adena Mansion & Gardens 847 Adena Rd Chillicothe $35 per person N
Chilicothe Christmas Church Walk 12/2 5-8 p.m. Ross/Chillicothe Convention and Visitor’s Bureau 230 N. Plaza Blvd., Chillicothe $10 to $15.00 Y
Santa House  Fr/Sa/Su 12/1 -12/17 6-8 p.m. Worthington Park, Logan Free N
Holidays at Adena 12/9-10 10:30 A.M. TO 3:00 P.M. Adena Mansion & Gardens 847 Adena Rd Chillicothe $12 for adults; $6 for children N
North Plaza Christmas Village 12/10 5-8 p.m. North Plaza Boulevard
240 N. Plaza
Free N
John Berry 27th Annual Christmas Tour 12/13 7:30 - 10 p.m. Majestic Theatre
45 E. Second Street
$25-55 Y
Marketplace: Journey to the King 12/ 13-15 6- 8 p.m. Tabernacle Baptist Church
221 E Main St, Chillicothe
Free but must reserve a spot Y
Columbus Symphony: Holiday Pops Spectacular 12/16 7:30-9:30 Stuart's Opera House, 52 Public Square, Nelsonville Ticket Only Y
Cookie Decorating Class for Kids (7-15) 12/16 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Arts West 132 W State St, Athens $30 first 20 people only Y
Cookie Decorating for Adults 12/16 12-2 p.m. Arts West 132 W State St, Athens $45 first 30 people only Y
Photos with Santa and Cookie Decorating 12/17 1-3 p.m. True North Coffee and Cafe- 637 E Main St, Lancaster. Free N
Holiday Pops Spectacular Columbus Symphony 12/17 5-8 p.m. Ohio University-Chillicothe, Shoemaker Center
101 University Drive
$5-25 Y