Plan a summer getaway

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

Ohio tourism officials want to help you plan a summer getaway in the Buckeye State with online tools and magazine-style visitors' guides.

At, families can see what new attractions are coming to Ohio this year, check out the Ohio events calendar and create a specialized itinerary. DiscoverOhio also will send free copies of the Ohio Travel Guide, a 164-page guidebook that highlights many Ohio tourism opportunities, and the 2015 Spring/Summer Ohio Calendar of Events, a 68-page publication that provides information about the hundreds of festivals and events taking place through August.

To request copies of the publications, go to