- Destination Mansfield – Richland County


August 30, 2014

Ohio State Reformatory (Shawshank State Prison)
10:00-12:00pm, Mansfield.  Autographs!
Meet Frank Medrano who played fresh fish "Fat Ass".

Ohio State Reformatory (Shawshank State Prison)
10:00-3:00pm, Mansfield 

Self-guided tours:  Cost- $9.00 per person, $5.00 extra for Audio tour, $7.00 for ages 7-17, seniors and military. 

Pugh Cabin at Malabar Farm (Opening Scene)
10:00-12:00pm, Mansfield.  Autographs! 
Meet Scott Mann who played Glenn Quentin, the golf professional and lover of Linda Dufresne, at Pugh Cabin.  Also meet Renee Blaine, who played Linda Dufresne, Tim Robbins' wife.

Pugh Cabin at Malabar Farm (Opening Scene)
10:00-4:00pm, Mansfield

Wagon tours to Pugh Cabin and will continue past the Shawshank Oak Tree from 10:00am-4:00pm.  Malabar Farm house tours at 12:00pm, 2:00pm & 4:00pm.  Wagon ride cost- $2.00 per person.  House tour cost- $4.00 adults, $3.60 seniors, $2.00 ages 6-18, free 6 and under.

Revivals 2 Thrift Store (Trailways Bus Station)
10:00-4:00pm, Ashland

Self-guided tours of Revivals 2 Thrift Store.

Bissman Building (Brewer Hotel and Portland Daily Bugle)
10:00-5:00pm, Mansfield
See where the Brewer Hotel and Portland Daily Bugle scenes were filmed. Donations suggested and go towards restoration of the building.

The Shawshank Oak Tree
10:00-5:00pm, Mansfield
Drive-by.  The tree is best viewed on Malabar Farm's property located across the road from the tree.

Carrousel Antiques (Pawn Shop Window)
10:00-5:00pm, Mansfield
Open for antique shopping.

Wyandot County Courthouse (Andy's Conviction)
10:00-5:00pm, Upper Sandusky

Courtroom tours of the Courthouse and general tours.  Donations suggested.

Shawshank Woodshop (Prison workshop)
10:00-10:00pm, Upper Sandusky

Tours of the Shawshank Woodshop and Museum.  Period furniture, fashion display and period automobiles.  Donations suggested.

Crosby Advisory Group, LLC. (Maine National Bank)
11:00-2:00pm, Ashland.  Autographs!
Self-guided tours of Crosby Advisory Group, LLC.  Meet Jim Kisicki, Bank Manager in The Shawshank Redemption, who will be signing autographs at the Crosby Advisory Group, LLC.  Read his bio here.  Building closes at 2:00pm.

Hostelling International- Malabar Farm
2:00-3:00pm, Mansfield
Get an insider's view of the filming of Shawshank Redemption!  Mark Jordan, Playwright and Manager of Hostelling International-Malabar Farm, invites you to join him at the hostel to hear stories of his experience as an extra in the film. You'll also have the chance to learn about the historic hostel, and the history of the farm itself. Cookies and lemonade provided.  Free!  Click HERE for the flyer.

Shawshank Woodshop (Prison workshop)
3:00-4:00pm, Upper Sandusky.  Autographs! Meet Frank Medrano who played fresh fish "Fat Ass". 

Pump House Grille Restaurant
4:30pm-8:00pm, Ashland
While traveling The Shawshank Trail, enjoy the Chain Gang Buffet menu. Only 1/2 block from the Trailways Bus Station and 4 blocks from the Maine National Bank in Ashland!   View menu HERE.

Ohio State Reformatory (Before the Cocktail Party.  Cocktail Party guests only)
6:00-7:00pm, Mansfield
Kary Oberbrunner will be signing copies of his book, Day Job to Dream Job, at the Ohio State Reformatory. Like 86% of the population, Kary felt imprisoned by his day job. He knew to break free from prison he needed a plan, just like Andy Dufresne. Rather, than just dream, he decided to turn his passion into a full-time gig. After “going pro” he put his 9 step plan in a book called Day Job to Dream Job.

Ohio State Reformatory (Cocktail Party)
7:30-9:30pm, Mansfield 

The Ohio State Reformatory invites you to join us for an evening Cocktail Party in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of The Shawshank Redemption in the Central Guard Room.
Live jazz band, hors d'oeuvres, cash bar and tours will be included.  40's and 50's evening attire is suggested, but not required. Doors open at 7:00pm.  Tickets are $50 each.  Tickets can be purchased HERE

Snyder & Hagerman Roads in Bellville, OH (Road to Buxton)
Available anytime to drive by.  Bellville (Mansfield/Richland County area).

Red's Bus Ride on Rt. 95 in Bellville, OH (Bus to Fort Hancock, TX)
Available anytime to drive by. Bellville (Mansfield/Richland County area).

Brooks' Bench (Waiting for Jake)
Available anytime to sit on the bench.  Mansfield.

Renaissance Theatre (Premier of Shawshank Redemption)
Building closed.  We encourage you to take photos from the outside.  Mansfield.

The Shawshank Trail
The Infield
Olivesburg General Store
Best Western Richland Inn
Pumpkin Seed Bulk Food
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