Tiffin, Ohio

So you’re coming to Tiffin, Ohio?!

Tiffin is a small rural town that is home to two universities, five local ice cream shops (I dare you to try them all), and quaint downtown shops. The areas around Tiffin are some of the best in the state! Below are suggestions and resources to help you plan a fun trip to O-H-I-O!

The Great Hall will be the location of our reception! 

The Great Hall will be the location of our reception! 

Tiffin Things

  • Haley House

    • So you just want to hang out by the pool? Awesome! You’re more than welcome. Emma’s house is open for you to lounge by the pool with a good book, cold beverage or whatever else you want to bring!

  • Favorite Food & Drink Spots

    • JT’s Bagel Bar

      • For our Chicago friends, you know we LOVE CBA Bagels… well a new Bagel/Donut shop called JT’s Bagel Bar opened up downtown and we think it’s pretty darn delicious.

    • The Empire at 138

      • Fancy and COOL! The Empire hosts delicious cocktails, and food. Recently renovated, this is one of the most recommended spots in Tiffin!

    • The Renaissance & Barrel 51

      • Take a serious step back in time as you walk into this speakeasy! A super cool and brand new spot in Tiffin that all guests should check out!

    • The Laird Arcade Brewery

      • A 3.5 BBL brewhouse and NEW to Tiffin! Definitely worth checking out- read more here

    • The Clover Club

      • The ‘local’ Tiffin Bar. You may  end up there post wedding, but it’s got a nice patio out back and a good place to gather for a cheap drink anytime of day!

    • Pioneer Mill

      • Grab a bite to eat or a drink on the patio at Pioneer Mill while overlooking the Sandusky River. Pioneer Mill’s antique decor makes it super unique and a fun spot to hang out!

    • Bailiwicks

      • Small and quaint! Stop by for a fun flavored coffee while strolling through some unique shops Downtown.

Northwest Ohio

  • Put-in-Bay

    • Hop on a ferry across Lake Erie and explore the Island of Put-In-Bay! A fun way to spend a day exploring the island’s local dining options, shopping or a stroll on the beach. Rent a Golf Cart for the best way to explore in style. 

  • Cedar Point

    • The Roller Coaster Capital of the World! 50 minutes from Tiffin, Cedar Point is for those looking for a thrill! The view of Lake Erie from the top of the Millenium Force is hard to beat! In Emma’s humble opinion there isn’t a better amusement park ever, but that’s because she grew up thinking it was the only one! 

  • Toledo Museum of Art

    • A cultured way to spend an afternoon exploring the latest exhibits.

Northeast Ohio

  • Cleveland

    • Cuyahoga National Park

      • Uh, hello! We love the NPS and loved exploring Cuyahoga National Park last summer together! If you’re flying into CLE then it’s definitely worth paking your hiking boots and exploring some of the great hikes through the park! Let us know if you’re interested and we can share our favorites with you!

    • Indians Baseball Game

      • You’re in luck! The Cleveland Indians have a HOME game the weekend of our wedding against the Tampa Bay Rays! Tickets are easy to get… batter up! 

    • Rock in Roll Hall of Fame

      • Is this music to your ears? If so, this is for you! Located downtown Cleveland this iconic spot recognizes and displays the most influential and best-known artists, producers and engineers in the industry!

Central Ohio

  • Columbus Zoo

    • Rated in the top five for ‘Best US Zoo’! Home to legendary “Jungle Jack” Hanna it’s a great spot to check out!

  • Shop Till’ You Drop!

    • Columbus area has some of the best shopping options around. High-end shopping can be done at Easton, the unique village style shopping center. Or check out well known Polaris Fashion Place for almost every store you could imagine.

  • National Museum of the US Air Force

    • One of our guests favorite spots! Located in Dayton, Ohio this museum is definitely worth checking out.


  • Toledo Airport

    • 59 Miles (1 Hour and 6 Minutes)

    • Very small regional airport

  • Cleveland Airport

    • 81 Miles from Tiffin (1 Hour and 31 Minutes)

    • SWA and all other major airlines

  • Columbus Airport

    • 91 Miles from Tiffin (1 Hour and 40 Minutes)

    • SWA and all other major airlines

  • Detroit Airport

    • 91 Miles from Tiffin (1 Hour and 37 Minutes)

    • SWA and all other major airlines