Experience the Charm and Beauty of Highland County's Historic Homes
Are you a history enthusiast or someone who appreciates the elegance of beautiful architecture? Well, we have great news for you! The Highland County Historical Society is thrilled to announce the upcoming Tour of Homes, showcasing some of the most...Read more
The Highly-Awaited Highland County Fair Returns in September 2023
Are you ready for a week-long celebration of community, agriculture, and good old-fashioned fun? Then mark your calendars for the Highland County Fair, set to take place from September 3-9, 2023.
Known as one of the region's premier agricultural fairs, the...Read more
Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is offering more communities a path to encourage childhood literacy, a love of nature, and healthy living for families, through a partnership with the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. Rocky Fork State Park because home to a new Storybook...Read more
Highland, Fayette and Clinton County Visitors Bureaus are excited to be collaborating again for the second annual Tri-County Battle of the Bands. Fayette County Travel & Tourism Bureau will serve as the host for the event on Friday, August 11 at 7 p.m. in downtown Washington Court House on...Read more
Rumble in the Hills is a hydroplane powerboat race that takes place at Rocky Fork Lake in Highland County, Ohio. The event is held over two days, July 29-30, 2023.
The race...Read more
🏊♀️ Hey everyone! Looking for some summer fun that's perfect for the whole family? Look no further! 🤩 Visit the Hillsboro Swim Organization in Hillsboro, Ohio.
Each Wednesday, the pool offers a fantastic event called Community Youth Days! 🌞✨
🌊 Dive headfirst into a day filled with laughter, sunshine, and refreshing...Read more
Yes, we’ve got that! Highland County offers a variety of lodging options
Spend a day or even a weekend exploring the variety of activities in Highland County
Highland County boasts a variety of lodging options for visitors.
Options range from the traditional Mom and Pop hotels to cabins to rentable...
👋 It is Festival of the Bells week! 🎉🔔 Don't miss out on this incredible event taking place in uptown Hillsboro, Ohio, on July 6, 7 & 8.
Get ready for a day filled with fun, entertainment, and delicious food, all against the backdrop of the beautiful hills of Ohio....Read more
With the 4th of July just around the corner, it's time to start planning your holiday festivities. And if you're in Highland County, Ohio, you're in for a treat! This year, there are a variety of exciting activities available for everyone to enjoy.
For those who love the great outdoors,...Read more
Fort Hill Earthworks & Nature Preserve is located in Highland County, Ohio, and is an amazing place to visit for nature lovers, hikers, and history buffs. This preserved space is home to one of the most extensive and historically significant Native American earthworks sites in the region. Fort Hill...Read more
If you're looking for a place that offers great outdoor adventure, look no further than Rocky Fork State Park in Highland County. This beautiful park has something for everyone, whether you're looking to hike, fish, camp, play, or just enjoy the great outdoors.
One of the most popular activities at...Read more
Attending the Farmers Market in uptown Hillsboro, Ohio is an experience that is definitely worth your time, especially if you are looking for a one-stop-shop for all your farm-fresh needs. Taking place every Saturday from 9 am until 1 pm between Mid-May to October, the Hillsboro Farmers Market features...Read more
Highland County, Ohio boasts of numerous outdoor adventures that visitors can enjoy during the Memorial Day weekend. This county is home to spectacular nature trails, beautiful lakes, and rivers, and stunning hills and valleys making it one of the best destinations for outdoor enthusiasts.
The county offers several hiking trails...Read more
Scotty's 22 Brew in Greenfield, Ohio is not just your typical brewery. It is the first brewery located in Highland County Ohio, and it offers a unique experience for beer lovers and enthusiasts alike. The brewery’s interior resembles an old-fashioned saloon, featuring rustic woodwork and vintage beer signs all...Read more
Rocky Fork State Park in Highland Co Ohio is known for its picturesque vistas, scenic hiking trails, and serene boating opportunities, but did you know it also offers fantastic fishing experiences? Whether you are a seasoned angler or just beginning, the park boasts beautiful...Read more
Greenfield, Ohio invites you to their annual celebration of music, culture, and community. The Greenfield Music Festival brings together a diverse array of artists, performers, and music enthusiasts from all over Ohio and the world for an unforgettable experience.
Their festival showcases a wide range of genres, including rock, country, pop,...Read more
Fayette, Clinton, and Highland County are excited to be collaborating again for the second annual Tri-County Battle of the Bands. Fayette County Travel & Tourism Bureau will serve as the host for the event on Friday, August 11th at 7 PM in downtown Washington...Read more
The Ohio Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus (OACVB) held its first post-COVID Annual Educational Conference January 25-26 in Columbus. Keynote speaker for the Conference was Jack Johnson, Chief Advocacy Officer of Destinations International.
The Annual STAR Awards Luncheon was also held during the conference. At the luncheon, STAR Awards...Read more
Tucked among the furrowed Appalachian foothills, Highlands Nature Sanctuary in Bainbridge provides a peaceful and scenic setting to hike, hibernate and explore murky caves and great stands of trees on 16 miles of trails. Hit the Etawah Woods Trail for the best views of Rocky Fork Gorge, a steep-walled dolomite...Read more
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Living in the Cincinnati area is great – but sometimes you still want to get away. One of my favorite Road Trips from Cincinnati is to head up to Highland County OH. It’s about an hour east of...Read more
Are you looking for a fall activity in Highland County? Highland County is home to a variety of activities that are good for all ages each and every fall.
- Pumpkin picking, corn pit, mums and more kids activities at B Williams Farms located at 9959 Centerfield...Read more
Highland County, Ohio, is a favorite destination for day trips, weekend getaways, and extended vacations in the foothills of Appalachia. Located within 65 miles of Dayton, Cincinnati, and Columbus, visitors can enjoy an unforgettable weekend away after just a short drive on any of the five major state roadways that...Read more
Highland County’s representative — Filo Beddoe — was chosen as the winner Friday night in the inaugural Battle of the Bands held on Sugartree Street in downtown Wilmington. The other bands were Sean Poole & Buckin’ Country representing Fayette County and Reeking Havoc from Clinton County. The event is supposed...Read more
The Arc of Appalachia is a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting the beauty, balance & biodiversity of Ohio’s wildlands. Of the Arc’s 20 preserves, the Sanctuary is the oldest and the largest, as 3050 acres. It’s central feature is...Read more
Hillsboro is the county seat and Highland County’s largest community, featuring Ohio’s oldest county courthouse still in operation. The beautiful Greek Revival courthouse dates back to 1834 and is Ohio’s oldest courthouse in continuous operation. The city was plotted with wide streets and the main thoroughfares are adorned with large...Read more
Paint Creek State Park encompasses 5,652 acres with 25 miles of bridle trails and 12 miles of mountain bike trails. There are hiking trails through mature woodlands and open meadows. Fishermen love the 1,148-acre lake that is home to bass, crappie and other species.
Nearby is the community of...Read more
Highland County is practically bursting with scenic beauty, memorable characters, historical tales that are stranger than fiction, and attractions worthy of a few days’ stay. This southern Ohio county is truly your Gateway to Getaway.
Active visitors will salivate at the prospect of exploring two state parks in the...Read more
Highlands Nature Sanctuary is a beautiful 2,800-acre preserve for some of the most beautiful wildflower displays in the state of Ohio. The sanctuary is noted for the incomparable Rocky Fork Gorge, a 100 foot high canyon with stunning rock formations, ancient white cedars, grottoes, springs and stone arches. An easy...Read more
You’ll find everything you’re looking for right here in Highland County, Ohio.