It’s a Wonderful Life in Thornville

Thornville, Ohio Thornville, OH

Join the community of Thornville on December 3 and 4 for a variety of Christmas celebrations! Start your small-town Christmas with Breakfast with Santa on December 3; then, enjoy a secret Santa, a tree lighting, hot chocolate, and a live nativity on Sunday, December 4.  

Millersport’s Holiday Chocolate Hop

Commodore Bank 12101 Lancaster Street, Millersport, OH

Join the Millersport community as local businesses celebrate the holiday season with the second annual Chocolate Hop. Local businesses will be open for holiday shopping and each participating location will be providing a piece of chocolate for all ticket holders. The Barr Hopper will be in town to transport shoppers throughout town so everyone can enjoy this special event. Tickets for this event are $10/person and proceeds benefit Millersport families through the Walnut Township Local Schools and Millersport Lion’s Club White Christmas project. The Village of Millersport’s annual tree lighting at Miller Park will follow at 6:00 p.m. and a Community Christmas Party at the Lion’s Club will begin at 6:30 p.m. with live music, socializing and beverages. Special guests include David Spires, Shawna Corder, and Anthony Pope performing Christmas music to kick off the evening!

It’s a Wonderful Life in Thornville

Thornville, Ohio Thornville, OH

Join the community of Thornville on December 3 and 4 for a variety of Christmas celebrations! Start your small-town Christmas with Breakfast with Santa on December 3; then, enjoy a secret Santa, a tree lighting, hot chocolate, and a live nativity on Sunday, December 4.  

Santa Train

Zanesville & Western Scenic Railroad 5705 SR 204, Mt. Perry, OH

Hop aboard the Zanesville & Western Scenic Railroad for the Santa Train on December 10, 11, 17, and 18. Please arrive 20 minutes ahead of your scheduled departure. Santa will visit with every family and the ride will be about 40 minutes long. Train leaves on the hour. Seating is on benches in an open-air car or inside a passenger coach with seats. Bring an unwrapped new toy or food donation and receive a discount. Donations will be given to local food pantries and area churches. Dress warmly and bring your smiles!

Santa Train

Zanesville & Western Scenic Railroad 5705 SR 204, Mt. Perry, OH

Hop aboard the Zanesville & Western Scenic Railroad for the Santa Train on December 10, 11, 17, and 18. Please arrive 20 minutes ahead of your scheduled departure. Santa will visit with every family and the ride will be about 40 minutes long. Train leaves on the hour. Seating is on benches in an open-air car or inside a passenger coach with seats. Bring an unwrapped new toy or food donation and receive a discount. Donations will be given to local food pantries and area churches. Dress warmly and bring your smiles!

Santa Train

Zanesville & Western Scenic Railroad 5705 SR 204, Mt. Perry, OH

Hop aboard the Zanesville & Western Scenic Railroad for the Santa Train on December 10, 11, 17, and 18. Please arrive 20 minutes ahead of your scheduled departure. Santa will visit with every family and the ride will be about 40 minutes long. Train leaves on the hour. Seating is on benches in an open-air car or inside a passenger coach with seats. Bring an unwrapped new toy or food donation and receive a discount. Donations will be given to local food pantries and area churches. Dress warmly and bring your smiles!

Santa Train

Zanesville & Western Scenic Railroad 5705 SR 204, Mt. Perry, OH

Hop aboard the Zanesville & Western Scenic Railroad for the Santa Train on December 10, 11, 17, and 18. Please arrive 20 minutes ahead of your scheduled departure. Santa will visit with every family and the ride will be about 40 minutes long. Train leaves on the hour. Seating is on benches in an open-air car or inside a passenger coach with seats. Bring an unwrapped new toy or food donation and receive a discount. Donations will be given to local food pantries and area churches. Dress warmly and bring your smiles!

Winterfest

North Shore Park Buckeye Lake, OH

Visit Buckeye Lake for the biggest party of the year! Join “Benny the Bass” on Saturday, January 29 to see if he takes the bait and predicts and early spring or refuses breakfast, which means 6 more weeks of winter. Regardless of the outcome, Buckeye Lake celebrates Winterfest with fireworks, activities around the late, live music, art shows, food and drink specials, food trucks and more. Winterfest festivities begin at 7:00 a.m. at North Shore Ramp in Buckeye Lake.

Millersport Sweet Corn Festival

Millersport Sweet Corn Festival Grounds 2900 Chautauqua Blvd, Millersport, OH

Get ready for this fun festival that you are sure to find ear-resistable! Bring your family and friends to discover more than 20 midway rides and games, tractor pulls, food, parades, and more. Compete in one of the fun contests that are held throughout the week. Learn more at sweetcornfest.com

Winterfest

North Shore Park Buckeye Lake, OH

Visit Buckeye Lake for the biggest party of the year! Join “Benny the Bass” on Saturday, January 29 to see if he takes the bait and predicts and early spring or refuses breakfast, which means 6 more weeks of winter. Regardless of the outcome, Buckeye Lake celebrates Winterfest with fireworks, activities around the late, live music, art shows, food and drink specials, food trucks and more. Winterfest festivities begin at 7:00 a.m. at North Shore Ramp in Buckeye Lake.