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Ashland has become a well-respected center for the arts, beginning with Ashland University. plays. On campus, explore the museums, art galleries and beautiful gardens.
Ashland is well known for its Parks and Recreation facilities - hosting many softball, golf, tennis, and soccer tournaments. BalloonFest, one of Ashland's premier events, is held every year close to the 4th of July weekend. Balloonists come from all over the country to participate. Ashland is also home to the Ashland Regional Ballet and Opus II Dance Studio.
Shopping enthusiasts will love Ashland's stores, from nationally recognized chains to wonderful specialty shops scattered throughout the area. Take a stroll through downtown Ashland where you'll find unique gourmet gifts, antiques, something sweet or salty, furniture and more.
You'll find plenty of dining options too. Ashland's restaurants satisfy a wide range of tastes from fast food, to ethnic, to family dining. Just a short drive from downtown Ashland, you'll discover the turn-of-the-century Hayesville Opera House. The Lincoln Highway, America's first coast-to-coast rock highway, runs through Ashland and has been designated a State Historic Byway.
The Ashland County Park District conserves natural areas of forest, woodland, farm, and fields for the enjoyment of the people and to promote multiple uses for these areas, including: hiking, walking, biking, hunting, fishing, bird watching and other outdoor pursuits. Byers Woods, Crall Woods, and River Walk Natural Area are just a few of the parks that are under the care of the Park District.