Signs of Spring

Signs of Spring

The official start of Spring may be March 20th, but signs of the season's arrival can already be found popping up all around Butler County. Get excited for Spring and all the travel and adventure possibilities with these 10 signs of Spring.


Spring = The Return of Skydiving Season

Start Skydiving Middletown

Take to the skies! Start Skydiving is the place for an ultimate high altitude adventure



The Cone

It is the nostalgia? The ice cream? Both? We're not 100% sure, but soft serve definitely has a soft spot in our hearts. Mark these important ice cream dates on your calendar!

Flub's Hamilton - Now open!

Flub's Ross - March 17

Flub's Fairfield - March 24

Spring Street Treats - Now open!

The Cone - March 18

Sweden Creme - Now open!

The Dip - Now open!


Now showing this spring...

Holiday Auto Theatre

Did you know that Holiday Auto Theatre is one of the last remaining drive-in theatres in Ohio? Load up the car and take a road trip to see current flicks in throwback style.


Paddle for pizza

Jimco's Kayak

Photo: Jimco's

Kayak rentals, pizza? Count us in! Warm weather is on its way, so start planning an outdoor adventure. Upon returning your kayak stop for a slice or two at Jimco's Riverside Pizza and Kayaking.


Spring traditions

Spring Ice Show Goggin

Image: Goggin Ice Center

The annual Goggin Spring Ice Show is a reminder of the changing of the season. While it may be warming up outside, things are staying cool inside Goggin. Watch talented performers take the ice during Can't Stop the Feeling.


Watch for wildflowers

Rentschler Forest Wildflowers

Photo: Instagram @tekster10

It's the triumphant return of trail time! Beautiful wildflowers are being reported on trails throughout Butler County. Meet fellow outdoor enthusiasts at organized hike, Cascade Trail Wildflower Hike at Rentschler Forest MetroPark on April 8.


You had me at spring shopping

Ruffles & Rust Expo

Photo: Ruffles & Rust Expo

Get in the Spring spirit with a closet and home décor refresh! Back for its second year, the Ruffles and Rust Expo is a traveling boutique show with vintage flair. See what you can find when this beloved shopping show hits the Butler County Fairgrounds on March 18-19, 2017.


Root for root beer

Jolly's Drive-In

Photo: Instagram @mistyjordan

I scream, you scream, we all scream for root beer floats! They're really the best of both worlds, ice cream and root beer stand root beer. Treat the family to a classic American pastime, a drive-in dining experience.

The Jug - Opening soon!

Jolly's Drive-In on Brookwood

Jolly's Drive-In on Erie


Farm Market Finds

Farmers Markets Butler County

From fresh produce to flowers to collectibles and gifts, you never know what you may uncover while exploring Spring's seasonal offerings. Be sure to keep an eye on the events calendar for popup farmers markets throughout Butler County as well.


Blue skies with a river view

Bike Path Middletown Ohio

Miles of path pave the way in Middletown to a great time riding bikes, walking a furry family member or taking a leisurely stroll. Plan a weekend soon to bask in the Springtime sunshine!


Say hello to Springtime, and a weekend away in Butler County, Ohio. We hope to greet you soon!


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