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Attractions near Ruffles and Rust Expo

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Cabin Run Creek Campground

South

Approximately 51.49 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Cabin Run Creek Campground

South

Approximately 51.49 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

This campground features 32 campsites nestled within woodland as well as a bath house, dump station, fire pits, a playground, and fishing.

This campground features 32 campsites nestled within woodland as well as a bath house, dump station, fire pits, a playground, and fishing.

Kincaid Regional Theatre Co.

South, Southeast

Approximately 51.52 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Kincaid Regional Theatre Co.

South, Southeast

Approximately 51.52 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

In 1983 a small group of artistic minds brought a legacy to life in the hills of Pendleton County. During it’s over three decades of life, KRT has been the home to local... Read more

In 1983 a small group of artistic minds brought a legacy to life in the hills of Pendleton County. During it’s over three decades of life, KRT has been the home to local artists, future television and Broadway actors, and thousands of audiences.

Lake Waynoka

East

Approximately 51.53 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Lake Waynoka

East

Approximately 51.53 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

  Located on Lake Waynoka great for fishing, boating, and skiing with a campground, lodge, restaurant, health center, beach and lounge.  

  Located on Lake Waynoka great for fishing, boating, and skiing with a campground, lodge, restaurant, health center, beach and lounge.  

Richard Petty Driving Experience

South, Southwest

Approximately 51.71 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo
Richard Petty Driving Experience

Richard Petty Driving Experience

South, Southwest

Approximately 51.71 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Richard Petty Driving Experience (RPDE) puts you in a NASCAR race car for an adrenaline pumping thrill of a lifetime that gets you as close to being in The Race as you... Read more

Richard Petty Driving Experience (RPDE) puts you in a NASCAR race car for an adrenaline pumping thrill of a lifetime that gets you as close to being in The Race as you will ever get! RPDE offers various driving and ride-along experiences in the 1.5 mile tri-oval that hosts a number of racing series including NASCAR Nationwide Series and IZOD IndyCar Series every year.

Kentucky Speedway

South, Southwest

Approximately 51.83 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo
Kentucky Speedway

Kentucky Speedway

South, Southwest

Approximately 51.83 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Conveniently located just 40 minutes south of downtown Cincinnati via I-71 South and situated on over 1,000 acres of rolling Bluegrass landscape, Kentucky Speedway is the... Read more

Conveniently located just 40 minutes south of downtown Cincinnati via I-71 South and situated on over 1,000 acres of rolling Bluegrass landscape, Kentucky Speedway is the hometown motorsports facility in this region. Kentucky Speedway hosts one NASCAR race weekend annually in addition to many racing schools and other events throughout the year. The facility offers amenities to meet any need from... Read More

The Rosemary Clooney House Museum

South, Southeast

Approximately 51.86 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

The Rosemary Clooney House Museum

South, Southeast

Approximately 51.86 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Thanks to the generous efforts of Dr. Steve Henry, former Lt. Governor of Kentucky, and his wife Heather French Henry, Miss America 2000, Rosemary Clooney's historical... Read more

Thanks to the generous efforts of Dr. Steve Henry, former Lt. Governor of Kentucky, and his wife Heather French Henry, Miss America 2000, Rosemary Clooney's historical home has been restored. The home is open to the public as a museum displaying an extensive collection of exhibits in honor of this legendary singer's life and career.

Augusta Art Guild's Gallery

South, Southeast

Approximately 51.89 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Augusta Art Guild's Gallery

South, Southeast

Approximately 51.89 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

The Guild's Mission Statement: "The Augusta Art Guild is an organization of artists who believe there are many visual, emotional and educational experiences that can only... Read more

The Guild's Mission Statement: "The Augusta Art Guild is an organization of artists who believe there are many visual, emotional and educational experiences that can only be perceived through the arts. The Guild feels it is important that our community be a part of that process in order to expand and enrich lives."  The City of Augusta is please to have such an organization of artists displaying... Read More

Whitehall Plantation Museum

South, Southeast

Approximately 51.98 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Whitehall Plantation Museum

South, Southeast

Approximately 51.98 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Built in 1809 by Arthur Thome, Whitehall is listed on the national register as a part of the Underground Railroad. This private home features exquisite gardens, and rare... Read more

Built in 1809 by Arthur Thome, Whitehall is listed on the national register as a part of the Underground Railroad. This private home features exquisite gardens, and rare antique furniture. The highlights include gorgeous parlor sets by the revolutionary furniture maker, John Henry Belter, as well as pieces by the famous artisan, Mitchell Rammelsburg. Please call for an appointment to see this... Read More

Tanger Outlets-Jeffersonville

North

Approximately 52.13 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo
Tanger Outlets

Tanger Outlets-Jeffersonville

North

Approximately 52.13 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Tanger Outlets – Jeffersonville is an outlet shopping mall featuring an exciting collection of brand name retailers including Williams Sonoma, Kate Spade, Pottery Barn... Read more

Tanger Outlets – Jeffersonville is an outlet shopping mall featuring an exciting collection of brand name retailers including Williams Sonoma, Kate Spade, Pottery Barn Outlet and more. Located just off I-71 near Cincinnati, Columbus and Dayton, the outlet mall is within a short drive of can’t-miss tourist attractions including King’s Island, Columbus Zoo & Aquarium and Cincinnati Zoo and... Read More

Kincaid Lake Beach

South, Southeast

Approximately 52.21 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Kincaid Lake Beach

South, Southeast

Approximately 52.21 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Sun worshippers will love the lakeside swimming pool with warm gentle breezes off Kincaid Lake. A bathhouse serves the pool.

Sun worshippers will love the lakeside swimming pool with warm gentle breezes off Kincaid Lake. A bathhouse serves the pool.

The 1811 Augusta Jail

South, Southeast

Approximately 52.31 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

The 1811 Augusta Jail

South, Southeast

Approximately 52.31 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

The 1811 Augusta Jail is the oldest jail in the state of Kentucky on its original foundation. The 1st floor, the prisoner's quarters, have been restored and is open to the... Read more

The 1811 Augusta Jail is the oldest jail in the state of Kentucky on its original foundation. The 1st floor, the prisoner's quarters, have been restored and is open to the public. The second story, the jailer's living quarters, is currently being renovated and will be open soon. One may take a self-guided tour of the dungeon and the debtor's portions of the jail. There are many interesting... Read More

Neeley Family Distillery

South, Southwest

Approximately 52.72 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Neeley Family Distillery

South, Southwest

Approximately 52.72 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

This craft distillery located near the Kentucky Speedway is run by eleventh generation moonshiners and the distillery tour includes an incredible story of the family... Read more

This craft distillery located near the Kentucky Speedway is run by eleventh generation moonshiners and the distillery tour includes an incredible story of the family history. The distillery also features a full indoor/outdoor bar. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

Ark Encounter

South, Southwest

Approximately 53.53 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo
Ark Encounter (photo: Answers in Genesis)

Ark Encounter

South, Southwest

Approximately 53.53 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

The Ark Encounter features a jaw-dropping reconstruction of Noah's ark, built to biblical specs. At over 1.5 football fields long and reaching higher than a four-story... Read more

The Ark Encounter features a jaw-dropping reconstruction of Noah's ark, built to biblical specs. At over 1.5 football fields long and reaching higher than a four-story house, the Ark is one of the largest timber-frame structures in the world. As you explore three decks of cutting-edge exhibits, the biblical account of Noah's ark comes to life! Your ticket includes admission to the full-size ark... Read More

Screaming Eagle Aerial Adventures

Southwest

Approximately 54.05 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Screaming Eagle Aerial Adventures

Southwest

Approximately 54.05 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Make a day of it and experience the free fall jumps and adventure course! Take home proof you conquered the zip lines with the free photography package of action shots.... Read more

Make a day of it and experience the free fall jumps and adventure course! Take home proof you conquered the zip lines with the free photography package of action shots.   Available seven days a week during normal Ark Encounter hours. Closed January to mid-March. Not included in Ark Encounter admission.

Straight Creek Marina

East

Approximately 54.97 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Straight Creek Marina

East

Approximately 54.97 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Located 55 miles from downtown Cincinnati and is convenient to Dayton residents who can reach the marina via US 68.  The Marina sits on 15 acres of land, providing... Read more

Located 55 miles from downtown Cincinnati and is convenient to Dayton residents who can reach the marina via US 68.  The Marina sits on 15 acres of land, providing boaters with plenty of elbow room.   Hot showers, plenty of parking, a live-in care taker and launch ramp open to the public.

Sparta Campground

South

Approximately 55.34 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Sparta Campground

South

Approximately 55.34 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Located 3.5 miles from the Kentucky Speedway, Sparta Campground has flat level shady sites, a bath house with hot showers, and horseshoes. Drinking water and firewood... Read more

Located 3.5 miles from the Kentucky Speedway, Sparta Campground has flat level shady sites, a bath house with hot showers, and horseshoes. Drinking water and firewood delivery are available. 

Bracken County Historical Society

South, Southeast

Approximately 55.76 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Bracken County Historical Society

South, Southeast

Approximately 55.76 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Founded in 1993, the BCHS encourages the preservation of historical resources in Bracken County and the surrounding areas. The BCHS has its offices and museum in the old... Read more

Founded in 1993, the BCHS encourages the preservation of historical resources in Bracken County and the surrounding areas. The BCHS has its offices and museum in the old Bracken County jail located in Brooksville, adjacent to the Bracken County Court House. Here, records can be found dating back to the late 1700's. Genealogical research is at your finger tips because of the work and effort put in... Read More

Lavender Hills of Kentucky

South, Southeast

Approximately 58.11 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Lavender Hills of Kentucky

South, Southeast

Approximately 58.11 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Lavender Hills of Kentucky is a family owned and operated lavender farm established in 2005. Located in the northern Kentucky county of Bracken, this family farm was... Read more

Lavender Hills of Kentucky is a family owned and operated lavender farm established in 2005. Located in the northern Kentucky county of Bracken, this family farm was purchased in 1965 with tobacco and cattle being the main source of income. Over 40 years later, the farm's goals have changed to include the production of lavender. Three generations have come together to begin the first commercial... Read More

John Parker House

East

Approximately 58.28 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo
John Rankin House (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)

John Parker House

East

Approximately 58.28 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

John Parker was a slave who had a desire for freedom which he eventually earned by paying his master for his freedom in 1845. John Parker came to Cincinnati and moved into... Read more

John Parker was a slave who had a desire for freedom which he eventually earned by paying his master for his freedom in 1845. John Parker came to Cincinnati and moved into a house near the Ohio River shore in Ripley, Ohio. He helped hundreds of slaves escape to freedom through the Underground Railroad. John Parker House features exhibits that depict the historical context in which Parker... Read More

John Rankin House

East

Approximately 58.29 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo
John Rankin House (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)

John Rankin House

East

Approximately 58.29 miles from from Ruffles and Rust Expo

Revered John Rankin preached for several years in Kentucky but decided to move his family across the Ohio River to the free state of Ohio. In 1825, he built the house on... Read more

Revered John Rankin preached for several years in Kentucky but decided to move his family across the Ohio River to the free state of Ohio. In 1825, he built the house on Liberty Hill with its proximity to the river and its owner's hatred of slavery, the Rankin home became a stopping point for slaves. Around 2,000 escaped slaves stayed with the Rankins and they never lost one. The Rankin House is... Read More

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