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Southeast Ohio Ceramics Featured in New Art Trail

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A collective of Southeast Ohio arts organizations have collaborated to form the Southeast Ohio Contemporary Ceramic Trail Celebration, opening this September. The trail, a regional celebration of Southeast Ohio’s ceramic heritage, embraces the artistic expression of contemporary ceramics, featuring ceramic exhibitions in Athens, Nelsonville and Zanesville while also providing travelers with stops at events, shops… Read More


Nelsonville Set for a Funky Final Friday

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Stuart’s Opera House continues its Free Summer Concert Series this Friday, July 31 at 7 p.m. with funk/soul band MojoFlo, along with a special indoor exhibit and beer garden. Hailing from Columbus, the Toledo Blade says “MojoFlo mixes funk, soul, jazz, hip-hop and reggae in an intoxicating brew that sounds a bit like a more… Read More

Forty-five Ohio craft breweries are visiting Athens during Ohio Brew Week, July 10-18. (Photo courtesy of Ohio Brew Week)

At a Glance: Ohio Brew Week 2015

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Craft beer lovers, mark your calendars. Starting tonight, Athens is celebrating the 10th annual Ohio Brew Week (OBW). From July 10 through July 18, uptown Athens bars and restaurants will feature more than 250 unique brews from 45 Ohio craft breweries. As in past years, it’ll be a packed week of beer, food and music…. Read More


Athens Fabulous Fourth Activities Announced

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Independence Day is just around the corner. Here’s the rundown of the 2015 Athens Fabulous Fourth activities: FRIDAY, JULY 3 12-7 p.m. Athens City Pool is open. Free admission July 3-4; donations for Friends of the Shelter Dogs Project will be welcome. 4:30 p.m. Fabulous 4th Senior Queen (55 and older) Judging, inside Athens Community… Read More

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Lancaster Festival to Celebrate Music, Arts

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The 31st annual Lancaster Festival, central Ohio’s summer salute to the arts, launches Thursday, July 23, featuring 10 days of concerts, musicals, family activities, an art walk and more. Here are some highlights of this year’s festival: Opening Night Concert with the Lancaster Festival Orchestra (July 23, St. Mary Church, 8 p.m.) Made up of… Read More

2015 Buckeye Country Superfest lineup

Country’s Biggest Stars Coming to Ohio Stadium

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To complement Columbus’ dynamic local music scene, the city hosts a variety of large-scale music festivals throughout the year. This summer, Buckeye Country Superfest will take over the mammoth Ohio Stadium June 20-21, hosting nearly a dozen big country music names, including Blake Shelton, Kenny Chesney, Keith Urban and Columbus natives Rascal Flatts. Ohio State… Read More