March 2019

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Travel

Great Ohio Road Trips

Make your travel plans with our guide to 46 stops for adventure, food, beauty, history and more. 

Great Ohio Road Trips: Adams County Quilt Barns

This southern Ohio quilt barn tour connects the Ohio countryside while celebrating a cornerstone of American folk art

Great Ohio Road Trips: Antiques Superstores

Whether you’re looking for century-old antiques or toys from your childhood, these spots are great places to get lost for an afternoon.

Great Ohio Road Trips: College-Town Eats

Whether you’re making a return trip or visiting for the first time, you can’t go wrong grabbing a bite at these landmark eateries.

Great Ohio Road Trips: Gardens

Our state’s variety of botanical gardens and arboreta offers the chance to reconnect
with nature and see plant species from around the world. 

Great Ohio Road Trips: Minor League Ballparks

From the Dayton Dragons to the Columbus Clippers, these teams offer plenty of fun alongside America’s pastime.

Great Ohio Road Trips: Night Skies

Head to one of these observatories and astronomy parks to take a deeper look into the heavens above.  

Great Ohio Road Trips: Quirky Museums

These attractions showcase corners of pop culture and American heritage in fun environments everyone will love.

Great Ohio Road Trips: Retro Diners

Here’s where you can take a step back in time and enjoy a slice of Americana in a vintage setting.

Great Ohio Road Trips: State Parks on the Water

Ohio State Parks offer access to wide-open lakes and all the fun that comes with them. These summer hot spots are a good place to start.

Kentucky: Explore the Bluegrass State

Check out these five destinations for natural beauty and museums that offer insight into the world around us.

Maple Madness Driving Trail: 3 Spots We Love

The annual tour set for the first two weekends in March invites Ohioans to learn more about the state’s sweetest industry. 

New Again Akron Trail

Browse antique and vintage finds at more than 20 locations. Here are four we love to get you started (plus the rest of the list so you can explore). 

Food + Drink

Guide to Goetta

This unusual food’s epic journey began in the German countryside and continues today in butcher shops and on restaurant menus across Cincinnati.

Ohio Eats: Peaceful Fruits

Evan Delahanty’s time in the Peace Corps inspired his snack line, which embraces fair trade and quality ingredients.

Raise a Glass

The Columbus suburb of Dublin relaunches its Celtic Cocktail Trail with four new stops.

Arts

‘Charles Burchfield: The Ohio Landscapes, 1915-1920’

The Cleveland Museum of Art showcases works by the Salem, Ohio, native in an exhibition that runs through May 5.

‘Paris 1900: City of Entertainment’

Turn-of-the-20th-century Paris offered a glimpse of a new and changing world. The Cincinnati Art Museum highlights the era with an exhibition organized by the Petit Palais Museum of Fine Arts.

3 Questions: Maggie Smith

The Bexley resident’s poem “Good Bones” gained worldwide fame for providing comfort in troubling times. We talked with her about the power of poetry.

Home + Garden

Sara’s House, Hamilton

Sara Vallandingham’s store gives vintage items a second life with its showroom of creative home decor and accessories.

Ohio Life

‘Ohio — Champion of Sports’ in Columbus

An expansive exhibition organized by the Ohio History Connection showcases our state’s contributions to excellence in competition.

Arnold Schwarzenegger Statue, Columbus

The tribute to the iconic strongman stands outside the Greater Columbus Convention Center.