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Chillicothe is located in southern Ohio in Ross County (of which it is the county seat) on the banks of the Scioto River about 40 miles south of Columbus.

Local attractions include the Ross County Museum; the Chillicothe Gazette; Adena State Memorial; Great Seal State Park about 5 miles north of town; Scioto Trail State Park, Caldwell Lake, Stewart Hollow Lake and Scioto Trail Forest all within 10 miles to the south-southeast and Ross Lake just northeast of the city limits.

Golfers can select from Running Fox Golf Course, a public 27-hole complex where one can mix-and-match any two nines for their 18-hole round; Chillicothe Country Club, a private club but with a reciprocal guest policy for members of other clubs; Dogwood Hills Golf Course, a public 18-holer and Jaycee Public Golf Course, also a public 18-hole layout.

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03/18 Coming to The area
Clay Alliance Spring Pottery Fair Cincinnati OH May4 The Clay Alliance Spring Pottery Fair is a combination of nearly 50 local clay artisans who exhibits and sells their unique ceramic creations.
Smokin' on the Water - BBQ Festival By The Lake Liberty IN May4-5 Arts, Crafts, and Antiques of all kinds are permitted and desired. Lawn Equipment, Golf Carts, Personal Mobility Devices, Home Healthcare Products, ATVs, RVs, Vehicles, Boats, Outdoor Cooking Equipment, and Sporting Goods are also permitted and desired.
CincItalia the Cincinnati Italian Festival Cincinnati OH May17-19 Come early and be dazzled by CincItalia's Italian Auto Show and enriched by our traditional Italian Statue Procession.
Kentucky Sheep and Wool Festival Lexington KY May18-19 A family friendly Festival for young and old alike, the Kentucky Sheep and Fiber Festival has not only a wonderful selection of Fiber and Sheep related vendors, but also Educational Demonstrations, Irish Dancers, Live Music, a Tractor Show, Live Animals and much more.
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!
Francisco's Farm Arts Festival Midway KY June22-23 Located in historic Midway, this distinctive venue featuring a vineyard, outdoor performance spaces and pastoral rolling hills is the perfect setting for a two-day Fine Art and Craft Festival. Francisco's Farm Arts Festival features more than 100 Fine Art and Craft artists and has become a signature arts event for Central Kentucky and beyond the region.