Right here in Springboro, there are several attractions that we would like to point out to you as visitors to our city:
Looking for a place to celebrate a birthday or anniversary? Or a unique experience for a group of frends? La Comedia Dinner Theater, based on West Central Avenue in Springboro is perfect for any occasion. Their unique combination of fine dining and Broadway-style entertainment has made them the region's premiere entertainment value for 36 years! For show date and times, and to book go to www.lacomedia.com
How about a walk back into history? Pick up a Self-Guided Walking Tour of downtown historic Springboro at our office (inside or out), or at the Museum Center, and learn about how Springboro was founded in 1815, by Jonathan Wright. The Tour takes you to all stops on the Underground Railroad that were based in Springboro, and points out interesting facts about each building. To view the Self-Guided Walking Tour, click here.For a tour with a knowledgeable Guide, call 937-748-0916. There is a small fee per person for this service.
While we are talking history, stroll down West State Street and view the original Jonathan Wright house, built for his family in 1815. This 4200 square foot residential home is also a bed and breakfast, where you can experience how life really was 200 years ago. To get a tour and see original Underground Railroad highlights, call 937-748-0801, or to book a stay, go to www.bbonline.com/oh/wrighthouse
Ready for a change of pace? Visit Friesinger's Candy Factory on North Pioneer Boulevard, and observe candy and fine chocolates being made right in front of you. Known for "The Most Delicious Chocolates You Have Ever Tasted", they welcome visitors and especially children. A family owned business in Springboro since 1894, they are easily found at www.friesingers.com
Visit and become part of Amercia's Aviation Heritage by stopping by the 1911 Wright "B" Flyer Museum, north on St Rt 741. Actually situated on the land owned by the Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport, you can see lookalikes of the planes built in Dayton 100 years ago. For times and special events, go to www.wright-b-flyer.org
Travelling through Springboro in late November? Come and spend the day or the whole weekend at the Springboro Christmas Festival, the largest 3-day Holiday Festival in Ohio. Music, food, fun for the kids, strolling musicians and storytellers, and a huge parade through the center of historic Springboro are the highlights. For this year's event dates, times of performances, and more, visit www.springborofestivals.org