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For Immediate Release                                                             Contact: Kelly Ashby




Visit Zanesville and Muskingum County This Winter



ZANESVILLE, Ohio—January 6, 2017—There are so many things to do in Zanesville and Muskingum County…..even during the winter!

Don’t let the cold weather keep you from your next adventure or relaxation trip. Get cozy in a cabin at Dillon State Park or enjoy a romantic retreat at The Inn at Dresden. Our hotels are a great option as well and many offer specials in the winter months.

While you are in the area, take advantage of the Winter Tours offered at the Wilds. Get a truly unique perspective with close up interactions with the animals and behind the scenes experiences. These tours are offered daily at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. and require advance reservations.

Visit the Zanesville Museum of Art to view the Southeast Ohio Watermedia Society Exhibition and the Modern Impressions, Traditional Methods Exhibition or participate in one of the classes and workshops the museum offers. Attend Zane Trace Player’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Renner Theatre January 20-22 and 27-29 and the National Symphony Orchestra of the Ukraine performance at Secrest Auditorium on February 27. The businesses and organizations in the Putnam Historic District invite you to the “Putnam Hop” on January 21. We have a variety of events the entire family can enjoy!

Don’t forget, most of our antique stores, pottery outlets and specialty stores remain open during the winter, many offering sales and specials so it’s a good time to take advantage of great buys.

Beat the spring and summer crowds and visit Zanesville-Muskingum County this winter! Go online to to learn more or call 740-455-8282.