The Joys of Christmas Past

Most of us remember “the most wonderful time of the year” with  fond memories.  As the years pass, we fall into the stress-filled dread of making a Pinterest-perfect holiday and are left longing for the days of joyful anticipation during the last months of the year. The joy that traditions bring comes from simplifying our

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Discover the Beauty of Autumn on Two New Ohio Trails

Take a Trip Along the Made in Wayne County Trail Make your travels through Amish County a bit more  interesting this summer and fall with the Made in Wayne County Trail.  The trail features stops at local businesses offering products made right here in our county; local cheeses, jams and jellies, beer and wines, quilts,

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Backroads of Wayne County Picnic Basket Tour

The Wayne County Convention and Visitors Bureau, in the heart of Ohio’s Amish Country, invites you to grab your picnic basket and cooler before setting out to enjoy the gorgeous summer weather on a  Backroads of Wayne County, Picnic Basket Tour. Your first stop should be the bureau office at 428 W. Liberty Street in

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Family Fun That’s Close to Home

“Lehman’s is a great place to visit.  They have something for everyone, from hardware to grills, laundry soap to toys, puzzles to fudge.  We were there for nearly three hours just looking around and we didn’t see it all.  If you can’t find something here, you’re not looking at all.” Customer Review Pack up that

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Santa’s Secret Shopping Area Discovered in Downtown Wooster, Ohio!

downtown wooster

Beautiful Historic Downtown Wooster, in the heart of Ohio’s Amish Country, invites you to shop in a relaxed, hassle-free atmosphere and experience holiday shopping the way it was meant to be. Window Wonderland on Friday, November 18, 2016 officially kicks off the holiday season downtown with the “unwrapping” of the beautifully decorated windows at 7:00pm,

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Time to Celebrate the Season in Northern Ohio

northeast ohio apples

DID SOMEONE SAY APPLE PIE? It’s that time of year again when Ohioans celebrate the harvest of Ohio apples; those perfect pieces of fruit that we can eat right off the tree, slice them up and bake them or cook them down to make apple butter or applesauce.  Many childhood memories include a ride to

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Ford Tri-Motor Tour Landing in Wooster

Liberty Ford Tri-Motor

An immaculate 1928 Ford Tri-Motor will be touring the country offering an opportunity for passengers to experience flight aboard the world’s first mass-produced airliner. The Ford Tri-Motor Tour, hosted by the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) and local EAA Chapter 846, will be offering flights June 4-7, 2015 at the Wayne County Airport (BJJ) in Wooster,

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Local Man’s Stunning Woodcarvings At Lehman’s In Kidron

Crucifixion Woodcarving at Lehman's

When you put tools, wood and a craftsman together, the results can be amazing. Take the deep-relief woodcarvings currently on display at Lehman’s in Kidron, Ohio by Holmes County resident Paul Weaver. A furniture maker by trade, Weaver’s always worked with wood. By day, he’s building bedroom suites for many of the furniture stores that dot Amish country. But

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Santa’s Secret Shopping Area Has Been Discovered

Holiday Shopping in Wayne County, Ohio

It’s just before Christmas And all around town Shoppers rejoice with the Bargains they’ve found Garland is hung from the Lampposts with care In hopes that smart shoppers Would bring their lists there Our store windows are decked With holiday offerings galore You’ll find unique shopping, less traffic, Restaurants and more! If you’re disillusioned with

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Opera in Wayne County? You Bet Your Crescendo!

Ohio Light Opera in Wooster, Ohio

Most of you are aware that Wayne County, Ohio is part of the world’s largest Amish settlement and home to Lehman’s Hardware, The J.M. Smucker Company Store, Everything Rubbermaid, and The Cat’s Meow Village. But were you aware that the Ohio Light Opera, summer resident opera company of The College of Wooster, is gearing up

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