• Jan 30

    Date Night at The Swire Inn

    A big blue building with an impressive presence rests on Middletown’s Main Street. The Swire Inn is one of the area’s newest, most delicious restaurants. Their talented team specializes in English pub cuisine and ensures that their guests always have a blast. A Hub for Culinary Creativity The Swire Inn
  • Jan 15

    Tiny Delights at Dim Sum Yuan

    The interior of Dim Sum Yuan is minimalist but beautifully decorated, instantly making you feel like you have been transported to an elegant tea shop or cafe. I tried Dim Sum Yuan in Oxford with a friend in order to learn more about Dim Sum, and I ended up discovering
  • Jan 14

    IceFest 2019

    Bundle up for an icy weekend in Hamilton! Take a sculpture-inspired journey around the City of Sculpture’s incredible biannual winter festival, IceFest on January 18-19. This year’s theme, Game Night, pays tribute to the fun-loving explorer in all of us, with ice sculptures depicting your favorite board games, arcade games,
  • Jan 7

    Behind the Display Case: Le Macaron

    At Le Macaron, macarons colored with bright sky blues, vibrant magentas, and hues of lavender shine effervescently from the display counter. Friendly employees in patterned scarves are ready to greet you with samples in hand. You can’t help but stop and stare at the new bakery’s brightness as you shop
  • Jan 2

    9 Things to Try in 2019

    Travel more, worry less, and take more chances in 2019. A new year means a shiny, clean slate for countless opportunities to grow, flourish and experience something new. Cross something off your bucket list this year in Butler County. Have a Macaron or Two The macarons at Le Macaron are
  • Dec 27

    Have Your Best NYE Yet!

    Pop open a bottle of bubbly and toast to 2019! As you reflect on the successes, adventures, and travels that 2018 brought you, gear up for another fantastic year ahead with friends and family. Ring in the new year in Butler County with a decadent dinner, commemorative champagnes flutes, and
  • Dec 18

    5 Last Minute Gift Ideas

    The days on our holiday countdown calendars are beginning to dwindle. For those of us who feel like the holiday season snuck up too quickly, follow this guide for 5 easy, crowd-pleasing gifts to give snag before the season comes to a close. Candles At the local candle bar, you
  • Dec 11

    Board Games & Brews

    Friendly gamers and competitors hover over board game pieces with excitement and strategy at brand-new board game parlor, A Game Knight. This eclectic space is an avid board gamer's dream. Over 400 contemporary and classic games are available to play. Gamers pass them back and forth, swapping stories about the
  • Dec 3

    Get in the Holiday Spirits

    When the wind begins to bluster and the snow starts to fall, unwinding with a spirited holiday cocktail can easily soothe the soul. Butler County bartenders are whipping up some beyond delicious wintery mixes for your sipping pleasure. Classic Hot Toddy’s and more adventurous aromatic endeavors will fill up your
  • Nov 26

    Holiday Lights Come to Life this Winter

    This holiday season as the sky turns dark, switches are flipped and the magic of millions of lights twinkle to life. Butler County, Ohio is home to award-winning light displays and tree lighting ceremonies with BIG surprises. Plan a getaway of lights this winter that the whole family will enjoy.