Rural Ohio Appalachia Revisited - ROAR Day

Oct 24 thru Oct 27, 2014
10am - 4pm. Get up close and personal with a llama, prove your pumpkin stacking skills and take a wagon ride. These are just a few of the things you can see and do at Lake Hope State Parks Rural Ohio Appalachia Revisited ROAR Day. ROAR Day will feature a wide variety of local crafters demonstrating their skills. Guests can expect to see pottery being turned, wool spun into soft yearn, and artistic drawings on slate. Visitors also can enjoy the sound of local musicians as they play tunes from long ago. Vendors will set up throughout the park, including the old one-room Hope School House, shelter house in the main area, as well as at the beautiful new Lake Hope Dining Lodge. The park's nature center will be hosting events for the younger crowd. Kids are encouraged to participate in a nature-themed costume contest, decorate pumpkins or join the fun of jumping into a pile of straw to find hidden treasures.

Cost: Free

Lake Hope State Park
27331 State Route 278
McArthur, Ohio
Phone: 740-596-5253
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Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

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