Throughout the summer and fall, each area community in Knox County puts on their own festivals and street fairs complete with music, art, shows, great food, history, and more! There are also many exciting and fun visual arts, musical, and theatrical events all year long in this thriving center of Ohio arts. MORE
The Woodward Opera House, America's Oldest Authentic 19th Century Theater, is being restored to a fully operating, state-of-the-art theater, but with all the 21st century amenities. Open for tours during special events! MORE
February 6, 2017 - In February of 1944, Clyde Banbury and Clyde Cornell started the first Raccoon Dinner. It was held in Banbury's basement with 30 in attendance. As the event evolved, guest speakers were added to the program. Most notable include former Governor of Ohio Jim Rhodes and OSU Coach Woody Hayes. MORE
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Where else can you go to find brick streets, historic homes, recreational trails, camping, elegant bed and breakfast inns, and stunning College campuses—all within reach of your home. You will be delighted when you come to our area to visit, whether it is for business or pleasure.Thank you for your interest in Knox County. If the Knox County Convention & Visitors Bureau can assist you in your travel plans, please contact us. Also, please come back and visit our updated website for current tourism information for our delightful community.
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