by: Diane Rock
If you are looking for unique gift ideas for the holiday season or you are wanting to add a little more festive look to your home for the holidays, you need to plan a visit to Wayne County, Ohio on November 4, 2017. On this day Wayne County will be playing host to some unique shopping experiences. So grab a few friends or family members and enjoy a day of shopping and wine, in Ohio’s Amish Country.
For the nature lover on your list:
Nature Fest Arts & Crafts Show
Date: November 4, 2017
Time: 9am – 4pm
Location: The Wilderness Center
9877 Alabama Ave.S.W., Wilmot, Ohio 44689
330-359-5235 | www.wildernesscenter.org
Arts and crafts show depicting nature. Join us for great holiday shopping.
“Find beautiful, one-of-a-kind gifts for all the nature-lovers on your list. Vendors at our annual craft show bring unique items created with and inspired by nature, and all booth fees support The Wilderness Center’s education department. Support our local artists and provide educational opportunities for our community by shopping at NatureFest!”
For the book lover on your list:
Buckeye Book Fair
Date: November 4, 2017
Book lovers, readers, and holiday shoppers will have the opportunity to meet 100 Ohio authors and purchase autographed copies of their latest works. $2 admission. Fisher Auditorium, OARDC 9:30 AM-4 PM
330-262-3244 | www.BuckeyeBookFair.com
Need to find that perfect holiday decoration?
Open House & Christmas Preview*
Dates: November 4-5, 2017
Location: Pine Tree Barn & Farm
330-264-1014 | www.PineTreeBarn.com
All our nooks and crannies are decorated for the holidays. See over 35 amazingly decorated trees. Great gift ideas.
*Pine Tree is also a great place to have lunch. May I suggest the quiche and spinach salad with warm bacon dressing? And don’t forget the Lemon Crumb Muffin! Reservations is always wise.
Date: November 4, 2017
Location: Wooster Community Hospital
1761 Beall Ave, Wooster, OH 44691
Christmas decor including many holiday gift ideas for sale.
For the wine lover on your list.
How does one select a bottle of wine to give as a gift? By sampling it of course.
Finish your shopping day off with a glass of wine, while listening to live music.
Live Music: November 4, 2017
Location: Blue Barn Winery
4407 Columbus Rd., Wooster, Ohio 44691
330.575.1028 | bluebarnwinery.com
Need help with gift ideas?
MOUNTED WALL ART, INSPIRATIONAL GIFTS, and PERSONALIZED GIFTS
You are sure to find what you are looking for here:
P. Graham Dunn – 630 Henry St., Dalton, Oh 44618
Manufacturer of inspirational art, home décor, gifts and more. Stop in and explore our 20,000 sq. ft. gift shop/showroom, take a tour and have a piece personally engraved while you wait. At. P. Graham Dunn, there is something for everyone.
CREATE A WINE AND CHEESE BASKET
Create a basket of wine, cheese, crackers, and preserves.
Shisler’s Cheese House – 55 Kidron Rd., Orrville, OH 44667
The J.M Smucker Store – 333 Wadsworth Rd., Orrville, Oh 44667
Blue Barn Winery & Vineyard – 4407 Columbus Road, Wooster, OH 44691
Troutman Winery & Vineyard – 4243 Columbus Road, Wooster, OH 44691
Silver Run Winery & Vineyard – 376 Eastern Rd., Doylestown, Oh 44230
Bent Ladder Cider & Wine – 3550 Mt. Eaton Rd., Doylestown, Oh 44230
(Remember many of the above establishments already offer gift baskets.)
WHEN YOUR LOOKING FOR THAT SOMETHING, SOMETHING….
you just may find it at this hardware store.
Lehman’s Hardware – 4779 Kidron Rd., Dalton, Oh 44618
I call this store, “My Shop of Everything.”
Purchase your teapot at Lehman’s Hardware*, then it’s off to…
Templeton’s Scottish Bakery – 146 E. Liberty St., Wooster, Oh 44691.
Here you will find various teas, authentic Scottish baked goods, including their Scottish shortbread, Millionaire’s Shortbread, and various scones baked daily. Include a book from the Buckeye Book Fair.
*Quince Bakery & Cafe’ – 4776 Kidron Rd., Kidron, OH 44636 is located across the street from Lehman’s, and they offer a selection of scones, muffins, croissants, and daily bakery.
FOR THE OUTDOOR PERSON
One can never have enough Rubbermaid when planning an outdoor camping trip.
Everything Rubbermaid – 115 S Market St, Wooster, OH 44691
Coolers, insulated tumblers, food storage containers, and more.
STOCK UP ON THE HOLIDAY CHEER
H2 Huth & Harris Wine Merchants – 211 S Market St, Wooster, OH
H2 offers a vast selection of wines, craft beers, and bourbons.
LOOKING FOR A NEW HOLIDAY TABLE?
Jake’s Amish Furniture – 1255 Kidron Rd., Orrville, OH 44667
ORDER YOUR HOLIDAY DINNER
Canaan Meats will take your order online or in person for an Organic Free Range Turkey, available for pick-up between November 17th – November 22rd, 2017.
Canaan Meats – 11970 Canaan Center Rd, Creston, OH 44217
For more Wayne County, Ohio information visit our friends at
Wayne County Convention and Visitors Bureau