Things To Do

Things to do near Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and nearby areas


Originally called the College Township, encompasses 6.3 square miles in the northwest corner of Butler County. It is the home of Miami University which was established in 1809. 

Oxford Community Park

Located at 6801 Fairfield Road right off campus.

Oxford Lanes

A 12 lane bowling center located just a couple of miles from Miami University. 

Oxford Night Life

Over 15 bars and clubs to enjoy located within walking distance from campus. 

Hueston Woods

State Park is nearly 3,000 acres of natural resources for outdoor recreation, such as hiking, fishing, canoeing, and fossil hunting.

Featured Activities

Miami University Recreational Sports Center

promotes and enhances wellness in the lives of Miami student members, and guests.

Morgan’s Canoe and Outdoor Centers

the fastest flowing river in Indiana, the Whitewater river is considered a Class 1 stream and great for canoeists of all skill levels.

Goggin Ice Center

Features 2 ice rinks, a competition rink and a practice rink. In addition, to being the home of Miami’s hockey and skating programs, it also hosts intramural hockey, broom ball program, hockey camps and skating lessons.

 Brookville Lake

5,260 acre lake located minutes from Miami. Fishing, hiking, boating, jet skiing, man-made beaches and camping are just a few of the things to do. 

Kings Island

364 acre amusement park with over 80 rides and attractions including 14 roller coasters.

More Featured Things To Do

Perfect North Ski Slopes

Located in Lawrenceburg, IN with 22 ski trails, served by 11 lifts. It includes 72 skiable acres with a summit elevation of 800 feet and a vertical drop of 400 feet.


Oxford is located about one hour from Cincinnati. Must see attractions are the Cincinnati Zoo, Newport Aquarium, Khron’s Conservatory, Newport on the Levee, and the Cincinnati Museum Center

Why The Courtyards?

A Short Walk to Uptown | Near the BCRTA Bus Service
Off Street Parking | In-House Laundry Facilities
Air Conditioned Units | Heat Paid in Most Units

Covered Shelter with Picnic Tables

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