Shawshank Experience Provides Educational Opportunities

The influence of Shawshank does not stop at monetary value. The book, the film, the trail and the history of the area provide ample learning opportunities for anyone willing to start the journey. The scope of the Shawshank experience covers diverse ground, from literary and film analysis, to its historical and cultural impacts. ...

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Networking Opportunities Benefit Local Businesses

You can make a bigger impact on your business with local partnerships, state and national industry associations, and cross-promoting other tourism businesses. The state of Ohio has several organizations whose goals are to connect businesses, give them the tools to attract more people to their business and make our state a top-priority for tourists.   ...

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Ghosts, Gore, Monsters and More!

Forget the cozy firesides, apple picking and hayrides, Fall means Halloween which means it’s time for ghost stories, costumes and haunted houses. If you think getting scared is fun, come to Richland County and get your fill of murder, ghosts and haunted happenings. ...

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Hiking Across Richland County

Spending time in nature has been proven to improve mental focus, lower stress levels, increase creativity as well as boost the immune system. Whether you want to take a stroll on a park path, trek through the woods or just explore the local flora and fauna, we’ve got places for you right in your own backyard....

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Performing Arts Series, Part 1: The Renaissance Theatre

Anyone who has been involved in theatre, either behind the scenes, on stage or in the audience, knows the positive impact it can have on their life. Unlike most theatres, who simply rent their venue to performing acts, The Renaissance produces and presents their own shows. ...

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