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The Best Ways To Celebrate Christmas In Ohio

The Best Ways To Celebrate Christmas In Ohio

Ohio is magical place during the holiday season! What better way to cherish holiday traditions and to create new memories with your family and friends than by celebrating Christmas in Ohio! From dazzling light displays, Hallmark worthy Christmas towns, quirky holiday...

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The Best Akron Christmas Lights Displays

The Best Akron Christmas Lights Displays

If you are in the Akron, Ohio area this holiday season, don’t miss the opportunity to check out some dazzling light displays. From public parks dressed up in tinsel to drive-through displays with animation and soundtracks, these are some of the best Akron Christmas...

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Christmas Lights Near Dayton, Ohio

Christmas Lights Near Dayton, Ohio

As fall darkens into winter, one of the best things about early sunset is the chance to explore more holiday lights. If you live near Dayton or are planning to visit this holiday season, make sure you set aside some time to explore these Christmas lights near Dayton,...

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The Best Christmas Attractions in Ohio

The Best Christmas Attractions in Ohio

Create new holiday memories by spending quality time with your family and friends this Christmas! Ohio is a special place during the holiday season with millions of lights displays and fun attractions throughout the state. Keep reading for our favorite Christmas...

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Northeast Ohio Christmas Lights Displays

Northeast Ohio Christmas Lights Displays

Christmas is right around the corner, which means fun holiday season activities and events will be kicking off soon. Scoping out cool holiday light displays is a great way to get in the Christmas spirit. Lucky for us, there are lots of magical Northeast Ohio Christmas...

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Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit In Columbus, Ohio

Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit In Columbus, Ohio

A special thanks to Ohio. Find It Here. for sponsoring this post! With captivating scenes and custom soundtracks, immersive digital art exhibits have become a popular new way of discovering art. The Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit has been viewed by millions around the...

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The Christmas Ranch In Morrow, Ohio

The Christmas Ranch In Morrow, Ohio

Ever wondered what one million dancing Christmas lights look like? You can find out at The Christmas Ranch in Morrow, Ohio. Featured nationally on HGTV, Good Morning America, and Country Living, The Christmas Ranch is one of the best places to visit for Christmas in...

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Christmas In The Village Waynesville, Ohio

Christmas In The Village Waynesville, Ohio

Known as the Antiques Capital of the Midwest, this village near Dayton is also a great place to experience Christmas in Ohio. Waynesville is one of the oldest towns in the state and it becomes one of the best Christmas towns in Ohio as the entire village gets into the...

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Christmas In Kirtland, Ohio

Christmas In Kirtland, Ohio

There are many wonderful Christmas towns in Ohio. One such town that I always think of as one of the best places to visit for Christmas in Ohio, is Kirtland. Christmas in Kirtland is magical and wonderful and something that all Ohioans and visitors to Ohio should...

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Light Up Middletown, Ohio

Light Up Middletown, Ohio

When you think of magical Christmas towns, Middletown celebrates the holiday season a little differently than other Hallmark worthy towns. With thousands of dazzling Christmas lights on display, Light Up Middletown certainly is one of the best Christmas towns in Ohio...

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Steubenville Nutcracker Village

Steubenville Nutcracker Village

If you thought the nutcracker was just a play to be watched during the holidays, or a tool that your grandparents used, you are going to be shocked and excited to see that the traditional nutcracker is so much more than that! It’s a magical representation of the...

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Heather Rader, An Ohio Girl Travels

Hi! I’m Heather, the traveler and storyteller behind Ohio Girl Travels. As an Ohio-based freelance writer and full-time travel blogger, my goal is to encourage you to travel more.

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