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Shop For Your Sweetheart in Historic Roscoe Village

Twas the Night Before Christmas EventAttend the “Shop For Your Sweetheart” event in the Lock Landing at the Roscoe Village Visitor Center on February 11th from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. A FREE door prize will be given away every hour. Vendors will be selling homemade chocolates, handcrafted jewelry, delicious baked goods, handmade teddy bears, and more unique gifts! This is the perfect opportunity to purchase a special Valentine’s gift for a loved one.

Our thanks and appreciation is given to the following businesses for generously donating door prizes to the “Shop For Your Sweetheart” event: Coshocton Visitors Bureau & Annin Flagmakers Showroom, The Cottage Gate, It Started With a Tree, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, Kiefer’s Florist, and Raven’s Glenn Winery and Restaurant.

43rd Dulcimer Days Festival COTC Campus Historic Roscoe Village

Dulcimer Days Festival 2017

43rd Dulcimer Days Festival COTC Campus Historic Roscoe Village on June 16-18, 2017

Friday: 12:00 – 10:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am – 10:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am – 4:00pm
Free Admission/parking, Workshops are $15.

The 2017 Coshocton Dulcimer Days festival marks the 43rd year that the festival is held in Coshocton. The purpose of the festival is to preserve and promote traditional music, played on traditional instruments. Dulcimers – both mountain and hammered – are the featured instruments, but there are also banjos, guitars, whistles, bowed psalteries, autoharp, and ukuleles. This year there will also be Bodhran!

Visit Coshocton this Spring

Visit Coshocton Ohio this Spring

Spring has finally arrived, and with the warmer weather, lots of exciting opportunities in Coshocton County for adventure!  Flowers are blooming everywhere.  Visit Clary Gardens for a “Wildflower Walk” or attend their Spring Symposium on planting beautiful containers and gardens  www.ClaryGardens.org

For more outdoor adventure, try the Coshocton Crow Geotrail http://www.visitcoshocton.com/things-to-do/sports-outdoors/geocaching.

The Price and Time are Right to Getaway to Coshocton

Price is right sign at Unusual JunctionFrom fun family events such as a 3D archery shoot, live bluegrass music, and the Dogwood Festival for the Arts; to amazing attractions like Unusual Junction (home of the original Price is Right sign), the Monticello III Horse-drawn Canal Boat Ride, Historic Roscoe Village, and the Three Rivers Wine Trail, Coshocton is just the place to spend quality getaway time.

Looking for a fun, unusual shopping experience?

Roscoe Village Candlelighting ~ The Last Christmas of the Civil War

Roscoe Village invites guests to join them as they bring together a Civil War troubadour, a chaplain, a veteran, a Civil War Santa and Abraham Lincoln in a very special commemoration of the 150th Anniversary with The Last Christmas of the Civil War. Warm cider and cookies along with a visit with a Civil War Santa will be offered immediately after the program at 6:45pm. All these wonderful activities take place during the first Roscoe Village Christmas Candlelighting on December 6th beginning at 6:00pm. Special holiday music will take place on stage at 5:00pm by the First Baptist Church of West Lafayette prior to the Candlelighting program. 

Additional activities such as horse-drawn carriage rides, roasted chestnuts, Christmas crafts, and A Roscoe Christmas tour will take place throughout the day. No visit is complete without time for your holiday shopping in The Famous Shops of Roscoe Village, fine dining in one of three restaurants located in the village and a tour through the Nationally Accredited Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum. 

Roscoe Village will host two additional Candlelighting programs on December 13th and December 20th. The second candlelighting, offered by the Roscoe Village Business Association, will have a local theme. The third and final program of the season, A Victorian Christmas Remembrance, will be hosted by Central Ohio Technical College. 

For more information on Christmas Candlelightings, please call 740-622-7644 or 800-877-1830 or visit www.roscoevillage.com. The Village is located at 600 North Whitewoman Street on State Routes 16 and 83 near the junction of US Route 36 in east-central Ohio. 

 

 

Central Ohio Technical College to host third Roscoe Village Candle Lighting Ceremony

Historic Roscoe Villagef 3 Christmas CandlelighingThe third in the series of Roscoe Village candle lighting ceremonies will be held on Saturday, December 20th at 6 p.m.

A Victorian Christmas Remembrance will feature international actor Roger Jerome as Charles Dickens with music by Carolers of the Bells (Timothy Paul, Ryan McVay, Chelsea Carpenter and Claire Longaberger Kaido). Pastor Dale Sutton of Roscoe United Methodist Church will provide the invocation and benediction.

Following the candle lighting event, the community is invited to COTC’s Montgomery Hall for hot chocolate, cookies and a visit with a special guest from the North Pole.

 

Historic Roscoe Village Hosts Home School Days

Home School Days at Roscoe Village

Roscoe Village invites you to participate in their upcoming Spring Home School Days on September 15 and 16, 2014 from 10am to 5pm. It promises to be a full day of having fun while learning!

Enjoy hands-on crafts with candle dipping, tin punching and wooden top painting. Hear the blacksmith's anvil ring, print a bookmark at the print shop, dress up in 1800 period costume at the Visitor Center, write on a slate at the one-room school or visit the doctor′s office learn about Canal Era medicine. Experience a leisurely ride on a horse drawn boat at near-by Lake Park and discover a wonderful treasure at the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum featuring Oriental, American Indian, Historic Ohio and Decorative Art galleries.

The cost of the Living History Exhibits is $4.50 for school age children through adults and under age five being free; hands on activities are $2.50 per craft. The canal boat ride is $8.00 for adults and $5.00 for students running at 1pm and the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum tours are $2.00 for adults and $1.50 for students with tour times of 12:00pm to 5:00pm.

For additional information, please call 740-622-7644 or 800-877-1830 ext. 12. You may also visit our website at www.roscoevillage.com. Roscoe Village is located on State Routes 16 and 83 near the junction of US Route 36 in east-central Ohio.

Coshocton Dulcimer Days Music Festival

Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival

Coshocton County has been the host of the longest running heritage music festival in Ohio—Coshocton Dulcimer Days. It is also the second oldest event of its kind in the United States. This year marks the 40th year for this nationally significant Appalachian musical event, which will be held in Historic Roscoe Village on June 13-15.

As part of the festival, the Mid-East Regional Dulcimer Championships are held and winning competitors at Coshocton's festival go on to compete in the national competition.

Coshocton Visitors Bureau opens in Roscoe Village

Coshocton Visitors Bureau New Location

The Coshocton County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau has moved to a new location and had their grand opening on Monday, May 19 at 5 p.m. The office is now located at 432 N. Whitewoman Street in Roscoe Village.

“By being here, we knew we were going to get a lot of tourists who come to Roscoe anyways,” said Jan Myer, director of the Coshocton Visitor’s Bureau. “We want to share the things in our community and hopefully give them a reason to come back.”

The lower level is decorated with Annin Flagmakers flags and other patriotic items. Even the refreshments were red, white, and blue, and the cheese was cut to look like stars, reflecting Coshocton’s theme of the “Made in America” city. There was live music playing out on the patio, and it was perfect weather to sit outside with some refreshments and visit with friends.

Douglas Cleveland Two Organ Concert at the Coshocton Presbyterian Church

Douglass Cleveland Concert Coshocton OHio

On Sunday, May 4, organist Dr. Douglas Cleveland will perform at the Coshocton Presbyterian Church. The organ recital begins at 3:00 p.m. and is free to attend. The concert is part of the Coshocton Dogwood Festival ~ A weeklong community celebration of visual and performing arts.

This will be Dr. Cleveland's fourth visit to the Presbyterian Church in Coshocton. He played in 1996 and 2007 with concerts on the Taylor and Boody tracker-action sanctuary organ given to the Presbyterian Church by Mr. Joe Engle as a memorial gift. Cleveland played a concert on the Bunn-Minich chapel organ in 1997.

The concert on May 4 will be extra special as Dr. Cleveland will perform on both instruments. During a brief intermission, the audience will move from the Presbyterian Church sanctuary to their chapel.

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432 North Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, OH  43812
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Coshocton Visitors Bureau Mission Statement
The mission of the Coshocton Visitors Bureau is to increase overnight stays in one of our lodging facilities through the promotion of tourism experiences, overnight packages, and attractions to encourage tourists to visit, explore, and plan return visits to Coshocton County.

The Coshocton County Visitor Bureau is a proud supporter of the following organizations:

 Ohio Heartland Wine and Cheese Trail Ohio Travel Association Coshocton Chamber of Commerce Coshocton is Blooming Coshocton Port Authority Johnson Humrickhouse MuseumCoshocton Airport Amphiteater Ohio Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus Coshocton Friends of the Park Clary Gardens Adventures in Northeast Ohio Ohio Has It Pomerene Center of the Arts Ohio Appalachian Country Coshocton Footlight Players Roscoe Village Association   

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