It’s Spring Drive-it-Yourself Tour Time!
As sure as the daffodils will bloom, and the robins return you know it is Spring when you start seeing signs for the Annual Drive-it-Yourself Tour! This year’s excursion is Saturday, May 9th, so clear your calendar and invite your favorite ‘road trip buddy’ for a day of fun and exploration!
“I love talking with participants throughout the day, and at the Finale,” says Lynda Nemeth, Destination Geauga Director, “I hear the same phrase at least 100 times that day ‘I’ve drive past that place almost every day and have never stopped until today, I’m so glad I did!’ We love giving people that reason to stop!” So shop, munch, browse, and enjoy the day while keeping your dollars local, and supporting Geauga County’s small businesses! See you on the 9th!
Geauga County iss the closest Amish Community to Cleveland, Ohio. With an Amish population of just over 14,000 it is the 4th largest Amish settlement in the world. Browse through the information on our Web site to find the best places for dining, lodging, shopping, parks, recreation, art, historical sites and entertainment. If you need additional assistance don't hesitate to call us at 1-800-775-TOUR (8687), or use the form on our Contact Us page.
Hastings Dairy Farm
May 20 - October 7
This event is for children 5-years-old and under with a caregiver. Plan to arrive by 10am and be at the farm until 12pm to take part in all of the activities. Watch the cows milking, pet the calves, and go to the barn to see where the cows live. Ride the Chugga Chugga Moo Moo train, get in the corn box, play on the outdoor farm-themed playground, “farm” in Junior Dairyman indoor play area and more! Includes samples of fresh milk bottled on-farm at Rowdy Cow Creamery.
8765 Mulberry Road
June 10 - June 30
Pick your own strawberries. Check daily for picking information at 440-729-9809 hot line. Family friendly.
With the popularity Maple Max, Cat’s Eye Creations has begun a jewelry line featuring our Geauga County ambassador! Jewelry will be available throughout the summer at the Saturdays in the Country, and other craft shows. A portion of all sales will be donated to Geauga County Tourism. For more information or to order your own Maple Max pendant, earrings or key chain call 440-968-3593