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Friday, October 19

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Blooms & Berries , Loveland

Join us for Fall on the Farm at Blooms & Berries, where we have all of the fall fun your family can imagine! As you make your way through our 7 acre “Migration Mystery themed corn maze, your family will help Monica the monarch with a puzzle. You can also find your way through our… Read more »

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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EnterTRAINment Junction

Spend the day trick-or-treating, visiting an indoor pumpkin patch and watching pumpkin filled cargo trains make their way all around EnterTRAINment Junction’s neighborhoods and cities.     7379 Squire Court, West Chester Township, OH 45069  

$$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Glenwood Gardens/ Highfield Discovery Garden , Cincinnati

Celebrate this wonderful season when the leaves are changing color, crops are being harvested and animals are preparing for winter.

$ Categories: Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

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Country Pumpkins Farm, Dry Ridge

Fall fun for the whole family! U-pick pumpkins, hayrides, barrel train rides, a corn maze, corn boxes, farm animals, and MORE! Join us, and make memories on our working 250 acre dairy farm. 

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Parky's Farm , Cincinnati

Take a hayride through the woods of Parky’s Farm and discover festive Halloween light displays. There are tons of fun family activities and performances to enjoy each night at this hardly – haunted, non – scary event. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Heritage Village Museum, Cincinnati

Encounter  a fortune teller, a witch, mad scientist and headless horseman or even walk through a haunted cemetery… if you dare. This slight-fright event, all set in a 19th century village, also features a wagon-ride, face painting and balloon animals.

$ Categories: Museum Events, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Country Pumpkins Ky, Dry Ridge

As the moon goes down, the pumpkins go up! During Country Fireside Nights you can enjoy a corn maze in the dark, a lantern-lit hayride, and 5 shots at the “Chunkin’ Pumpkin” pumpkin launcher! 

$$ Categories: Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Caldwell Nature Center

Walk through a pumpkin-lit trail and meet costumed characters from nature and history. This is a non-scary event best suited for ages 3-10. Hikes start at 7 p.m. with the last hike leaving at 8:30 p.m. Each hike lasts approximately 1 hour. Reservations begin September 1st.  

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Middleton-Mills Park

For one night only, horror lurks within the woods. This quarter-mile trail will be haunted by ghosts, goblins, witches and other frightful creatures. Be sure to sample some Bat’s Blood (punch) from the Ghostesses, before taking a hayride shuttle back to your vehicle. This spooky event is recommended for children 6 years old and up. 

$ Categories: Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Saturday, October 20

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Gorman Heritage Farm, Cincinnati

Enjoy a crisp fall day at Gorman Heritage Farm. Your family will love finding their way through the corn maze, meeting farm animals, cutting sunflowers ($1 per stem), taking a hayride and eating  delicious food from local food trucks.   

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Glenwood Gardens/ Highfield Discovery Garden , Cincinnati

Halloween is just around the corner and doctors Frankenstein and Munsford have been hard at work in the garden. Explore the world of genetic manipulation and hybridization as we delve into this hot topic. 

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Science, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Happen Inc.

Bring your kids out for Halloween themed puppet acts presented by the Cincinnati Area Puppetry Guild, then watch a puppet parade and create sock puppets of your own.

Categories: Acting & Theater, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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LM & M Railroad , Lebanon

All aboard! Autumn is the best time to board a train and see the beautiful color of Fall leaves. Fall Flyer tickets include a small pie pumpkin and access to the children’s straw maze.  The Black Barn will have delicious treats like apple pie, cider and caramel apples available for purchase (cash only).

$$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Kings Island , Kings Mills

Enjoy fall family fun during the day with The Great Pumpkin Fest at Kings Island! Pet barnyard animals, create crafts with Woodstock, ride a pedal tractor, go trick-or-treating, take in an entertaining Charlie Brown and friends show, and then enjoy all of the rides Planet Snoopy has to offer! This event is festive and fun,… Read more »

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Coney Island

From the family hay ride, petting zoo, magic show, trick – or – treat trail and classic rides, your little pumpkins will be absolutely screaming with delight at this annual event. Make your purchase online for a $1 discount per ticket. 

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Taft's Brew Company

Taft’s Brewpourium is turning one; help them celebrate at an epic anniversary party! There will be beer specials, live music, a pork roast, pumpkin competitions and so much more. -Beer specials: $5 Gourd to Death draft, $4 rotating beer can of the hour and a rare appearance of SXB (SXB bottles available for carry-out) -15+… Read more »

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

Ever see a polar bear swim with pumpkins; how about  an elephant smashing a pumpkin? Zoo animals love Halloween enrichment treats at HallZOOween. Your costumed kids will love trick – or – treating at over a dozen treat stations, riding the Hogwarts Express Train ride (additional charge applies) and watching Phil Dalton’s Theater of Illusion… Read more »

$$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Sunday, October 21

Caldwell Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Dress up in costumes, and trick-or-treat with your canine! 100 carved pumpkins line our trail, where you will meet local pet specialists who will fill your goody bags. Stop by our photo booth, enter the costume contest and enjoy new canine products from our Spooktacular sponsor: PetSmart. Please register by October 20th. 

RSVP $ Categories: Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Civic Center Maine Hall

Don’t miss this family fall classic for some Halloween fun! Pick a pumpkin for $2 from the pumpkin patch to carve or paint. Make sure to enter the pumpkin carving/decorating contest which will be held at 3pm for your chance to win a prize. Enjoy making a craft, listening to spooky music, and jumping on… Read more »

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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