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Staycation Ideas

Sometimes the best vacations are the ones not far from home! Try a staycation to explore things to do in your own backyard. See below for some budget-friendly ideas for having fun in Fairfield County, Ohio. Make sure to stay tuned as we add more staycations to this page!

For more information, check out our visitor center at 158 W. Wheeling Street in downtown Lancaster, call 740-654-5929, or contact us

Family Fun Staycation: Pickerington Edition

Discover the fun things to do with family around Pickerington. This community offers an array of activities for those who are young and the young at heart! Whether you enjoy the great outdoors or would rather stay inside, there are plenty of opportunities to make memories that will last a lifetime! Uncover more family fun in Fairfield County here.

Savory & Sweet Staycation

Are you a foodie? If so, this is the staycation for you! Explore locally owned restaurants and cafes across Fairfield County on this staycation that walks you through breakfast, lunch, dinner, and more! Find more places to eat and satisfy your cravings with Tastes of Fairfield County.

Art Aficionado Staycation

If you’re looking for art, you’ve come to the right place! Historic downtown Lancaster is a prime location to find and create art! This staycation outlines some amazing places to eat before you get started on your artistic journey; then, explore the downtown area to tap into your creative side! There’s lots of art and culture to discover in Lancaster and Fairfield County– find more inspiration here