Clinton County in Ohio

When deciding where to travel, it’s what differentiates a place from the rest that creates a buzz.  And people are buzzing about Clinton County’s open invitation to see something completely different.

Clinton County hosts the nation’s only Banana Split Festival and the region’s only indoor bluegrass festival, the Southern Ohio Indoor Music Fest.  Clinton County is also home to the World’s Largest Horseshoe Crab structure, as well as Ohio’s largest certified organic lavender farm.

Recreational opportunities abound at Cowan Lake State Park.  This park covers 7,000 acres and is a popular site for sailing, swimming, hiking, camping, fishing and hunting.  Cherrybend Pheasant Farm, a 368 acre premier upland pheasant hunting preserve, draws outdoorsmen from around the U.S.

Roberts Arena is recognized nationally as a first-class show facility and hosts numerous horse shows.  Clinton County has joined with so many other counties in combining and embracing our agricultural history with the beauty of barn quilt squares adorning 54 barns throughout the county.  Farm markets abound; bed and breakfasts and tea houses offer visitors a refreshing break.

In the middle of the golden triangle of southwest Ohio, located between Columbus, Cincinnati and Dayton, Clinton County offers event planners the best of both worlds.  Easily accessible by three international airports and major interstate highways, event planners flock to Clinton County.  Previous events include international bow hunting, national horse shows, championship golf tournaments, national demolition derbys, and collegiate basketball and soccer tournaments.  Our 80,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art conference center is the perfect venue for large groups hosting business meetings and expos.

Meet, greet and get off your feet in Clinton County.  Our doors are always open.  For more information, visit