seasonal programs like “Day Out With Thomas” and “The Polar Express.” Check the schedule and purchase your family’s tickets online.
Catch an adrenaline rush in COLUMBUS At ZipZone Canopy Tours (www.zip zonetours.com), adventurous families can enjoy a variety of exciting zip line experiences. Introduce your kids to the sport with the basic two-hour Canopy Tour, or up the excitement factor by choosing the nighttime Full Moon Tour. Participants must be at least seven years old. Visit the company’s website for complete rules and restrictions. ZipZone’s official season runs from March 28th through November 8th, but tours may be available other times by request. If everyone in your group is at least fourteen, consider pairing your aerial adventure with a land-based one. SegAway Tours of Columbus (www.segawaytoursofcolumbus.com) offers informative small group segway tours of downtown Columbus. Each two-hour tour departs from the Greater Columbus Convention Center and includes an introductory training session. This year’s tours start on March 1st. While you’re in the area, splurge on a sweet treat at the original North Market location of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams (www.jenis. com). This upscale chain scoops unique flavors like Goat Cheese with Red Cherries, Wildberry Lavender and Brown Butter Almond Brittle. Don’t worry – ice cream purists can keep it simple with Ndali Estate Vanilla Bean or The Milkiest Chocolate in the World.
As you can see, Ohio has something for everyone when it comes to family fun. Choose a destination from our list and start planning your adventure!
MARCH 2015 // CINCINNATIPARENT.COM