McConnelsville is located in southeastern Ohio in Morgan County
and servres as the county seat. It is about 60 miles east-southeast of Columbus
and 20 miles south-southeast of Zanesville
on the banks of the Muskingum River
Of interest to historians is the Morgan County Court House which is considered to be one of the most beautiful in the state. The Greek Classic structure was erected in 1858 at a cost of $10,000. The Howard House on East Main St. is a refurbished antebellum mansion and is now a restaurant. The Opera House is the only one, of Ohio's few, with its auditorium on the ground floor and was first building in Morgan County lighted by electricity.
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Ohio Counties Morgan County |
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10/17 Coming to The area
The Big Tap-In Real Craft Beer Festival Boardman OH April20 The biggest craft beer fest between Pittsburgh and Cleveland.
West Virginia Strawberry Festival Buckhannon WV May15-19 The Festival is a unique, traditional celebration to promote the strawberry harvest. Enthusiastic volunteers provide good, family style entertainment that offers exciting educational and cultural events for everyone.
Park Street Festival Columbus OH June7-8 So many Food Trucks, so little time! Bringing you the best & most diverse food trucks in all of Ohio, all in one place!
Mountainfest Morgantown WV July24-28
Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival Wheeling WV July26-28 Bocce tournament, pasta exhibit, wine competition, entertainment.
Greater Youngstown Italian Fest Youngstown OH August2-4 The fest is a family-oriented event that offers a taste of the Italian heritage through performances by international recording artists, delicious food offered by the area’s finest vendors and restaurants, Italian games and more.