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Autumn tends to be an activity filled wonderland of festivals, pumpkin carving and leaves. Celebrate autumn with your family at some of the local Ohio events below.

Union County Covered Bridge Bluegrass Festival

Celebrate simpler times at the Pottersburg covered bridge with your entire family.

Date: September 21, 9am to 5pm

Location: 17141 Inskeep-Cratty Road, North Lewisburg, Ohio 43060

Admission: FREE


Fall Festival at Smith Farms

The Fall Festival at Smith Farms is filled with fun activities for individuals of all ages from petting zoos to straw mazes and pumpkin picking to bake sales.

Date: September 28th 11am to 5pm and September 29th Noon to 5pm

Location: 3341 Winchester Pike, Columbus, Ohio 43232

Admission: FREE, Parking is $5.00 per car


Pumpkin Fest at Pigeon Roost Farm

Pumpkinfest is an exciting place located in Hebron that offers a variety of activities from Wagon Rides to Arts and Crafts. Step back in time at this nostalgic working farm.

Date: Mid-September through October, daily from 10a-7pm

Location: 4413 National Road SW, Hebron, Ohio 43025

Admission: $6.00 per person, ages 2 and up


Harvest Fair in Delaware

Filled with activities for the entire family, Delaware transforms the Stratford Ecological Center in a fun filled fall extravaganza. From horse-drawn carriage rides to a live auction this activity will be fun for everyone.

Date: September 28th 10a-4pm

Location: Stratford Ecological Center, 3083 Liberty Road, Delaware, Ohio

Admission: $4 per child ages 2-12, $6 per person ages 13 and up


Circleville Pumpkin Show

Called “The Greatest Free Show on Earth,” the Circleville Pumpkin Show features parades, live entertainment, amusement rides, foods, arts and crafts and more!

Date: October 16th through October 19th, times vary

Location: Circleville, Ohio

Admission: FREE