COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Development’s Office of TourismOhio recently released the new Ohio Travel Guide and Spring/Summer Ohio Calendar of Events, just in time for National Plan for Vacation Day on January 29. All publications are available for free at Ohio.org.
“The 2019 Ohio Travel Guide, app and Ohio Calendar of Events provide experiences and stories that will inspire travelers to plan Ohio getaways with the people who mean the most to them,” said Matt MacLaren, director of TourismOhio. “When people flip through this guide, they will get a glimpse of the innovation and inspiration Ohioans have shared with the world from flight to baseball and art to veterans – all part of the Ohio. Find It Here. brand.”
This year’s Ohio Travel Guide cover, shot at Observatory Park in Montville, Ohio, pays homage to the 50th anniversary of humankind’s first step on the moon by Ohioan Neil Armstrong and all who came before him from the Wright Brothers to John Glenn. The Cincinnati Reds celebrate 150 years as the first professional baseball team, and baseball stars will shine in Cleveland as the Indians host the 90th MLB All-Star Game. And that’s just in July, so get your Ohio Travel Guide today and don’t miss a thing.
2019 Ohio Travel Guide
The 2019 Ohio Travel Guide includes feature-length stories, vibrant images and interviews with Ohioans who are creating some of the best experiences in culinary, retail, arts and more. The guide also features in-depth sections on where to play, dine, shop and stay in each of Ohio’s five regions.
Official Ohio Travel Guide by TourismOhio App
The Official Ohio Travel Guide by TourismOhio app is free to download and combines content from the Ohio Travel Guide and Spring/Summer Ohio Calendar of Events including stories about surprising experiences across the state and expert information from Ohioans. Users can search or browse by region for things to do or events and festivals to build the perfect itinerary for an Ohio road trip.
Ohio Calendar of Events
The 2019 Spring/Summer Ohio Calendar of Events includes more than 650 festivals and events occurring between March 1 and August 31, 2019. An index of events by category (Food, Fairs and Festivals, Arts and Cultural, etc.) is included for easy navigation and travel inspiration.
How to Order/Download
To download the free Official Ohio Travel Guide by TourismOhio app, visit the App Store (Apple) or Google Play Store (Android). Digital versions of both publications can also be found at Ohio.org. Print editions of the 2019 Ohio Travel Guide and Spring/Summer Ohio Calendar of Events are available free of charge by ordering at Ohio.org or by calling 1-800-BUCKEYE.