calendar of events
The following is a list of events in and around Punderson Manor Lodge & Conference Center.
Punderson Haunted History Tours
Come join us at Punderson Manor to learn a little of our history and the history of the Western Reserve. Come for dinner, and stay for the tour, which starts at 8:30pm and is followed by ghost stories by the fireplace or bonfire (weather permitting) at 9:00pm. Reservations required for dinner: 440.564.9144 Ext. 410. Our restaurant will be open 5:00pm-8:30pm on these Thursdays.
- Every Thursday, June – October
Punderson Manor Horse & Carriage Tours
Every Sunday from 12:00pm-8:00pm
Depart on your carriage ride at the historic Punderson Manor. You will be whisked away and travel on the park’s paved roads through its 741-acre wooded property. Enjoy listening to fun facts as you look for various park wildlife. A fun ride for the young and young at heart. Reservations are required at www.ladybugranchllc.com
Punderson Manor – Birds of Prey Program
4:30pm—5:00pm & 5:30pm—6:00pm
September 5 and October 3, 2014
Meet live predatory birds up close & personal. Learn many fascinating facts about these carnivorous birds. Programs will include a representative of the hawk and owl family. Learn how a falcon can reach speeds of up to 200mph, watch an owl rotate its head 280 degrees and on special occasions meet the master of the wind- the Turkey Vulture.
Bridges And Buggies Tours
September 18-20 (Bridges portion), 2014
September 20-22 (Buggies portion), 2014
Our Bridges and Buggies tours are the perfect solution for those with fewer days to dedicate to a bike tour. You have the opportunity to cycle 2 diverse areas of Northeast Ohio, 2 days apiece, with high quality accommodations at 2 beautiful Ohio State Park lodges. You can choose either of the 2 tours, both featuring easy to moderate terrain, or combine them into a single 4-day extended weekend adventure with just a one hour drive between the 2 lodges on the transition day (Saturday).
Fall Festival Haunted Trail
October 4, 2014
Haunted trails have been a big success at other park regions and we would love to bring one to Punderson this year during our annual Fall Festival which takes place at the beginning of October.
Breakfast with Santa
November 30, December 7, 14 & 21, 2014
7:30am until 11:00am
Treat your children to one of the most beloved holiday traditions, Breakfast with Santa, at Punderson Manor State Park Lodge & Conference Center in Newbury, Ohio. The most festive destination in Geauga County. Punderson Manor, with it’s famed holiday decorations and Sunday breakfast, serves as a back drop for creating rich childhood memories.
Photos with Santa
After Breakfast take your kiddos and your camera to have their picture taken with Santa. This is a time-honored tradition during the holiday season. Children and their parents will enjoy the experience and will receive photo opportunities which will leave families with many interesting memories down the road.
Reservations are recommended 440-564-9144
Local Amish Tours
Offered five days a week (excluding Thursday & Sunday’s)
Want to learn more about Geauga Counties Amish Community? The Red Maple Inn is now offering private back road Amish Tours for small groups open to the public. Allow us the opportunity to drive you to some unique stops along our Amish Country side of Geauga/Trumbull counties. The 4th largest Amish Community in the World!
~Tour leaves the Red Maple Inn promptly at 1:00pm and returns by 3:00pm
~Narrated 2 hour tour
~Visit one of a kind Amish Businesses, School Houses & Much More
$29.00 per person
Must make reservations in advance – Please call 440-834-8334
Pancake Breakfast at Punderson Manor
2015 ~ March 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, April 2, 19 & 26, May 3 & 17
$7.95 Children Under 12