Comfort Suites Marietta
202 Cherry Tree Lane
Marietta, OH 45750
Phone: (740) 376-1600
Fax: (740) 376-1003
The brainchild of the legendary American folk and rock guitarist Jorma Kaukonen, Fur Peace Ranch give you a unique experience altogether when it comes to listening to live music. Set in the countryside locale of Southeast Ohio and surrounded by a serene environment, the venue serves as a respite from the regular concert venues in the city. Backed by the reputation of the Jorma Kaukonen, the ranch has attracted a number of renowned artist from across the world. Workshops, guitar camps and other smaller events related to music are regularly held here. Apart from the main concert hall that has a seating capacity for 200 guests, the ranch comprises numerous facilities like the workshop space, a music store, library and a dining hall which comes with an alfresco setup on its porch. Drive up to this exciting ranch and you are bound to fall in love with music all over again.
A name that has remained on a pedestal in the city for being a premier music venue, The Union is more of an institution than a venue. Having hosted such acts as The White Stripes and The Ataris, this venue is where you ought to head to listen to fresh indie rock tunes. Spread over two floors, the venue features a fully stocked bar, so you can quench your thirst. Call to know more.
Built in 1968, the Convocation Center is an important venue of the Ohio University. With a capacity to accommodate nearly 13000 spectators, it has hosted a variety of events ranging from trade shows, concerts to basketball matches. Over the period, it has been renovated to include more and modern facilities. For more details, check websites.
Meigs County Fairgrounds is located at Meigs County, Ohio, United States. It has a sharply-curved racetrack and grandstand curves. The total property covers 11 acres (4.5 ha). The fairgrounds including the racetrack and grandstand was added to the National Registrar of Historic Places on November 29, 1982.
As the summer winds down, the Fairgrounds at Muskingum County get alive with the onset of the annual county fair. The lush greens, buzzing with activity at this time offer something for everyone of every age. Plus, there is music, events and entertainment in store for the entire family. Flock to the gates of the fairground to experience the favorite summer pastime. Call ahead for more details.