Annie Oakley At Brock Cemetery

Born August 13, 1860, Phoebe Ann Mosey is world famously known as a sharpshooter and exhibition shooter known as Annie Oakley. Born 2 miles from Woodland, OH in Darke county, she was one of 7 children. Her father passed away when she was very young from pneumonia in 1866. She learned to shoot in order…

Famous Markers at Woodland Cemetery

Traveling in the Dayton area,  the navigator extraordinaire – Dani, found a very interesting place to visit. The Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum houses an impressive number of species of tree as well as a being the final resting place of a few famous Ohioans. The Wright Brothers and Erma Bombeck. Beyond the famously interred, the…

Flaming Bull Whip – One Shot!

One last Renaissance Festival one shot for the year! Kamikaze Fireflies show is always a fun time, from the witty banter to the physical stunts – it is a good time all around. This year must be the year of fire, as the normally fireless bull whip section of the Firefly show now is enhanced…

Flaming Caber – One Shot!

Early October day at the Ohio Renaissance Festival brings us to the Highland themed weekend. Usually these weekends are filled with kilts and you standard Highland games. 2019 brings us something special though. A blindfolded, Highland athlete with a flaming caber tosses the large log in between 2 other athletes! Such Fun!! The there are…

Ohio Cup Vintage Base Ball Festival 2019

The Ohio Cup is one of the nation’s largest vintage base ball festivals. More than 30 teams from across the nation will come to Ohio Village on Labor Day weekend to play and share the experience of 1860s-style base ball with you.

Urban Scrawl 2019

A 2-Day arts festival organized by the Franklinton Arts District. Urban Scrawl has been an annual event since 2007, featuring art murals from over 60 local artists. This is one of central Ohio’s largest urban renewal projects.
Check out what is new for 2019!