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Field of Giant Corn Cobs in Dublin, Ohio

Field of Giant Corn Cobs in Dublin, Ohio

Want to see something corny? This next roadside attraction is all ears. Ears of corn, that is. Welcome to the Field of Giant Corn Cobs in Dublin Ohio! In a large field off of the highway in Dublin, there stand 109 human-sized ears of corn each standing at 6 feet 3 inches (1.9 m) tall and each weighing in at a whopping 1500 pounds (680 kg.). Known to some as the Field...

Giant Rocking Chair in Austinburg, Ohio.

At twenty-feet tall, this giant rocking chair in Austinburg, Ohio may not be the biggest chair in the world, but it’s still one impressive seat! I mean, talk about a highchair! This large rocking chair is a great roadside attraction and would make a fun stop on your next road trip through Ohio.  The large white chair would definitely be a great place to stretch...

World's Largest Amish Horse and Buggy in Mesopotamia, Ohio - Ohio Roadside Attractions

World’s Largest Amish Horse and Buggy in Mesopotamia, Ohio

If there’s anyone known for their weird kooky bigger than life roadside attractions it’s the Amish, right? OK, so maybe not. But you’d never know looking at the World’s Largest Amish Horse and Buggy in Mesopotamia, Ohio! It is a strange site to behold! This 32-foot long horse and carriage was designed by Chris McConnell. This roadside...

Horse and Buggy ATM in Wellington, Ohio - Ohio Roadside Attractions

Amish Horse and Buggy ATM in Wellington, Ohio

The next time you need some fast cash you might not want to head to this particular automated teller machine. The Amish horse and buggy ATM in Wellington, Ohio might not be the fastest way to get money…but it certainly is reliable! And pretty stable. Located in Wellington, Ohio the “Ye Old Automatic Teller Machine” — a drive-up ATM shaped like a...

Virginia/North Carolia Road Trip

Road Trip to Virginia (and North Carolina): Day 1

This morning I took off on my road trip to Virginia (and North Carolina) and here’s the lesson of the day: while I try to be a good driver who follows the rules of the road there are times that I will break those rules. Like when there is a sign that says no passing for the next seven miles and I am behind a guy driving a horse and buggy. I woke up this morning...

Great Lakes Brewing Company in Cleveland, Ohio

Great Lakes Brewing Company in Cleveland, Ohio

A few years ago I was in Cleveland, Ohio, and stopped by Great Lakes Brewing Company for a tour! This small operation has been in business since 1988 and sells their beers primarily in the Midwest. The tour is free (samples will technically cost you a quarter though, as the Ohio law forbids them from giving out free alcohol).* Site: Great Lakes Brewing Company...

World's Largest Rubber Stamp (FREE Stamp) in Cleveland, Ohio

World’s Largest Rubber Stamp (FREE Stamp) in Cleveland, Ohio

Have you ever had something that you wanted to give away? Did you wish you had a stamp so that could easily mark it as “free” before throwing it out on the curb? Did that thing you wanted to give away happen to be 28-feet tall…? If you answered yes to all of those questions, I have the silly roadside attraction for you! The World’s Largest...

A Christmas Story House in Cleveland, Ohio

A Christmas Story House in Cleveland, Ohio

Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. A Christmas Story is rerunning on the TV, for 24 hours it plays for all to see. Wouldn’t you like to see the A Christmas Story House for yourself? Come out to Cleveland, Ohio, just you and your elf! If you have never seen A Christmas Story (Watch it here if...