Shake off the winter blues and head to The Longaberger Homestead which just opened for the season. Tour, shop and dine, plus take advantage of their special events including Spring Fling and Cottage Market Days on March 31 and April 1 and Salvaged Treasures Marketplace May 5-7.

Visit the Zanesville Museum of Art to view the exhibition entitled "An Artist of All Seasons: Landscape Paintings by Karl Kappes" or participate in one of the classes and workshops the museum offers. Participate in the First Friday Art Walk by visiting studios and galleries in downtown Zanesville and viewing the artwork of nearly 300 artists.

Take the family and enjoy a fun, free afternoon at the National Road and Zane Grey Museum with outdoor activities that Zane Grey would have liked during Zane Grey Day on April 30. This event will feature Ohio Vintage Muffins Vintage Baseball, dutch oven cooking, and Wild West shooting/archery. We have a variety of events the entire family can enjoy.

Wine enthusiasts can take in the beautiful spring scenery while sampling wines at Terra Cotta Vineyards in New Concord and Stone Crest Vineyard in Frazeysburg. In addition, a Spring Wine Affair will take place on April 29 at the Greenhouse at Vista where 11 Ohio wineries will be featured. Wine tasting and sales, entertainment and local vendor shopping will be offered.

Go online to VisitZanesville.com to learn more about events, activities, and attractions or call 740-455-8282.