Things to Do
Our Things to do
For you to plan what to do in the area or what to do at the Inn.
Experience Ohio with our guests.....
the most Popular Plan is….. to do nothing at all !
If there is something you are thinking about doing or is not on the list. Call us ! Guest Service Specialist will help you plan a great Ohio Weekend Getaway.
Things to Do around the Area:
Marion, Mansfield, Bucyrus and Tiffin Area
Mid Ohio or Central Ohio located near Marion, is the next area for great Tourism, adventures without the crowds that are prevalent in Hocking Hills or Amish Country.
• Racing or Motorsports –
o Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course,
o Attica Raceway,
o LaRue Dragstrip.
o Mid Ohio Driving School - hone your driving skills
• Festivals - Bucyrus Bratwurst Festival – August 15, 16 17, 2013
o Marion Popcorn Festival
o Duchtown Chic Festival – New Washington Ohio
o Tiro Testical Festival
• Shawshank Redemption Trail:
• Lincoln Highway
• Presidential Museum Tours
• Haunted Prison
Let the Staff at the HideAway help you to plan your 3 - 5 or 7 day itinerary. Call 800.570.8233.
To help you plan your Ohio weekend getaway or just an Ohio vacation the staff at HideAway Country Inn are the experts in the Mid Ohio and Central Ohio area. Fireside Dining Room, Leaning Oak Bistro and HideAway Spa always has something going on. So if you want to stay on grounds, or explore the area, there is plenty hidden things to do at HideAway Country Inn.
At the Inn:
HideAway is very secluded Country Setting surrounded by 400 acres of farm land and woods.
You can see HideAway Country Inn from State Route 4, but all you hear is the quiet of wildlife.
While you are at the Inn, be sure to check out the:
Leaning Oak Bar
for a cold or hot beverage or so. Enjoy a challenging board game, or Toast to the Wood Burning Fireplace with a glass of Wine and plate of Cheese. Leaning Oak has a happy hour froom 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. with Free Sample of Appetizers, Specialty priced HideAway Happy Punch. Adult version and standard version. A full menu is available, too.
is available for full service dining. Menus include Specails, Steak, Seafood, Award Winning Pork and a selection of in house made desserts. A Full wine list and cocktails are available.
Private Candle Light Dinner for Two – Special Occasion?
This is the Place ! Your own private Dining Room with candles, soft lighting, fireplace and your own music. Your choice of a 5 or 7 course dinner is available. You can book a flaming dessert table side. Perfect choice for wedding proposals, birthday celebrations, or telling your loved one about a new addition to your family. This is a memory making place. Your Private dining room is in the cherry inlaid library, or the private crystal chandlier formal dining room, or in the wine cellar.
Please be sure to check out our calendar of events for activites at the Inn.
• Winey Women Wednesdays
• Girlfriend Getaways
• Wine Education Classes become a "Wine SNOB"
• Wine Spectator Award of Excellence Wine Dinners
• Beer Lovers Getaways
• Cooking Classes - featuring locally grow foods, and growers, 3 and 5 day Boot Camp. Or single cooking classes.
• State Scantioned Corn Hole Tournament
• Dinner Theatres
• All-Inclusive Packages - including Hot Air Balloon
• Holidays Celebrations:
o New Years Eve,
o Martin Luther King,
o Ground hogs Day
o St. Patricks,
o Mothers Day,
o Memorial Day Weekend,
o Fathers Day
o 4th of July,
o Labor Day,
o Sweetest Day,
Check out our calendar for special updates
Mid Ohio or Central Ohio is the next area for great Tourism, adventures without the crowds that are prevalent in Hocking Hills or Amish Country.
• Racing or Motorsports -
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course,
LaRue Dragstrip. To watch or hone your driving skills with the driving school
• Bucyrus Bratwurst August 15, 16, 17, 2013
• Marion Popcorn Festival September 5, 6, 7, 2013 featuring Free concerts:
Thursday Night: Bon Jovi Tribute Band, Friday Night Headliner: Village People, and Saturday headliner: Jo Dee Messina
Plus Parade, food and fun !
• Tiro Testicle Festival - as seen on the Food Network.
Shawshank Redemption Trail - Celebrate the 20th Year of the movie - Shawshank Redemption with Morgan Freeman
The longest highway in the USA. Guess what? the original US 30 runs right thru Bucyrus.
2013 BUY-WAY DATES ARE
AUGUST 8, 9 and 10 !
check out where to shop and stop!
Presidential Museum Tours:
President Warren G. Harding - tour his home and museum including his beautiful toom. The Presidential Symposium takes place annually at OSU Marion, Ohio July 19 and 20, 2013.
Ohio has some of the best birding in the country. Whether its fall migration or the return from winter warmth. Just steps from your suite, gives you some of the best birding in the area. Or Check out the " experts" at Killdeer Plains Wildlife perserve, or one of the Great unspoiled parks in Crawford Parks System - Sears Woods - Lowe Volk and the unspoiled Daimer Pairie.
HideAway Country Inn sits inbetween 4 Ohio Amish settlements. A 4 day itinerary gives you a change to visit all the settlements. From Old order to the progressive Amish. You will have the chance to visit all of the different and learn about how and why their beliefs. Visit Old order with only horse drawn buggies, dark blue or black clothing, only transportation is horse power ( animal kind); Greenhouses galore and with a wholesale produce auctions, homemade baked goods, and steel wheeled farm equipment; Cabinet makers, builders, these are hard to catch, they make some of the best hardwood floor and kitchen cabinets in ohio. Great little shops for lunch is a must.
Sail Boating - 0n private 35 foot sailboat, customized to your choice of islands to visit time and weather restraints. 1 meal is included.
Hot Air Ballooning - take off from the back yard of the HideAway Country Inn with your choice of evening or sunrise flight. How long is the ride? the private ride is as long as the wind gently blows and the hot air holds out. Usual timed is anywhere from 45 minutes to 2 hours. A definate bucket list item. Great experience any time of year.