Experience Holiday Magic From The 1800s At Christmas Candlelighting In Ohio’s Historic Roscoe Village
If you’re like most Ohioans, Christmastime makes you nostalgic. That’s why an old-fashioned Christmas celebration in towns such as Cambridge and Roscoe Village might be just what you need this holiday season.
Close to some of the most scenic parts of Ohio Amish Country, you’ll find a historic village that’s a true Ohio gem. Roscoe Village in Coshocton, Ohio is a charming canal town Ohio history buffs will absolutely love. Complete with horse-drawn canal boat rides, living history tours and old-fashioned shops, this is one town everyone in Ohio needs to explore at least once. During the holiday season, the historic homes and shops come alive with a special kind of Christmas cheer. The Roscoe Village Christmas Candlelighting is a one-of-a-kind holiday event that celebrates Ohio Christmases past and present.
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Have you ever been to the Roscoe Village Christmas Candlelighting before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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