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4th Annual Steubenville Hometown Celebration is set for Saturday, June 18th

This year’s Hometown Celebration’s theme is ’50’s Flashback’ and will feature many of the favorite activities and events as last year, including the Mini Train Rides, Dino Dash 5K/Martin Meander, St. Paul’s Pancake Breakfast and church tours, Kurt James Fun n Games, KidZone, Hometown Talent Show, Amazing Nick’s Balloons, Dean Martin Cruise-In, A 50’s concert […]

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Spring Quilt Show

The annual Spring Quilt Show at Fort Steuben Visitor Center is just around the corner.  Each year 30 some quilts submitted by local residents are on display at the Visitor Center for the enjoyment of the public.   There is no fee for participating in or visiting the show.  A free will donation, however, is welcomed […]

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Tax Filing Assistance

Accounting students at Franciscan University will offer free e-filing assistance to Ohio Valley residents through the Internal Revenue Service Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA).  From February 16 through April 13, 2016.  The students will be available four days a week near Center Court in the Fort Steuben Mall, just to the left of the […]

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Steubenville/Jefferson County Visitor Center to participate in 2016 Business Expo

The Steubenville/Jefferson County Visitor Center will have a station at the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce 2016 Business Expo at the Fort Steuben Mall on Thursday, February 18th from 8:30am until 6pm. The Visitor Center will be offering various visitor guides, brochures, maps, and information on local events and attractions, including Steubenville City of Murals, […]

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2016 Steubenville Mural Tours

It isn’t too early to schedule a Steubenville ‘City of Murals’ tour for 2016.  A step on guide is  available to join your group and discuss and share the history of each mural as well as different points of interest throughout town as you drive the mural route. You may decide to combine the Mural […]

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The Ohio River Scenic Byway

The Ohio River Scenic Byway spans 14 diverse Appalachian Counties in eastern and southern Ohio.  Along its 452 mile stretch you will find famous people and places, history and folklore, culture and entertainment, and the great outdoors. From East Liverpool to Cincinnati, the byway offers travelers a variety of scenic views ranging from charming riverboat […]

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New 2016 Travel & Events Guides available at Steubenville/Jefferson County Visitor Center

Even though the Nutcracker Village has gone back to Fantasy Land until November, and all the holiday ‘flurry’ of activity has subsided, the Steubenville/Jefferson County Visitor Center is still open Monday through Friday from 10:00am to 4:00pm to travelers and locals alike.  As always, there is free admission to the Exhibit Hall which is located […]

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Nutcrackers “Rule”

The first Annual Nutcracker Village at Fort Steuben Park is drawing near to a close for this season.  The last day to see the Nutcrackers is Sunday, January 10th. The success and popularity of this event far exceeded expectations and, of course, planning for next year is already underway. Plans include many additional Nutcrackers (hoping […]

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Nutcrackers storm Steubenville!

We knew they were coming, we thought they would be awesome, but we never dreamed they would be this! There have been thousands of people visiting the Nutcracker Village, Advent Market, Fort Christmas Wonderland and Gift Shop since December 4th when the Nutcrackers first stepped foot into Fort Steuben Park.   The excitement and awe have […]

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