Last year we highlighted many of the places that make Tiffin special. This summer we're going around again! A true college town, Tiffin has a lot to offer students and visiting families with food, entertainment, and services. Come back each week to see our next stop! Last year's stops.
Mohawk Golf and Country Club
This 18 hole golf course is the home course for the Heidelberg men and women's golf teams. Mohawk is also the site for the annual Back the Berg Golf Outing fundraiser that supports all of Heidelberg athletics.
Distance from campus: 4.5 miles (8 minutes driving)
Other golf courses within 10 minutes of campus include Clinton Heights Golf Course and Seneca Hills Golf Course. Right next to campus, Hedges-Boyer Park has a disc golf course.
Though known for their shakes, Shack Shak also has flurries, sundaes, and hand dipped ice cream flavors. Try shakes ranging in flavors from the traditional chocolate and peanut butter to the unique pina colada and butterscotch. Make it a meal with shredded chicken, hotdogs, mozzarella sticks, fries and more.
With a walk up window, drive-thru, and outdoor seating, you can stay awhile or head on your way.
Distance from campus: 1 mile (3 minutes driving)
Find your favorite ice cream treat by trying out Big Dipper, Hugo’s, Uncle Mike’s Dairy Bar, Shoey’s Cool Creations, and Jolly’s Drive-In.
While summer blockbusters draw huge crowds, great movies premiere all year round. The Berg Events Council (BEC) hosts $2 Tuesdays at Cinemark in Tiffin for Heidelberg students. Drive yourself or join the carpool for a fun, convenient, and affordable time at the movies.
Early Bird (before noon) = $4.75, Matinee = $5.75, Evening (student price) = $6.25.
Distance from campus: 2.5 miles (6 minutes driving)
Students can also see movies and shows in town at the historic Ritz Theatre or the Field of Dreams Drive-In movie theater on route 53.
AJ’s Heavenly Pizza
What’s a college town without pizza? AJ’s offers dine-in, carryout, and delivery options for their pizzas, subs, foldovers, chicken chunks and wings, salads, desserts, and breadsticks. They are home to the jumbo pizza, a 24” x 18” deep dish pan pizza. It's a perfect choice for college students on the weekends because they are open till 1am on Friday and Saturday.
Distance from campus: .7 mile (14 minutes walking)
Do you like variety in your life? Try Reino’s Pizza and Pasta, Little Caesars, Fort Ball Pizza Palace, Marco’s Pizza, Jac & Do’s Pizza, Pizza Hut, Napoli’s Pizza, or Padrones Pizza.