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Five Upcoming Events in Hocking Hills You Should Know About

Take advantage of fall fun and all its colors at Hocking Hills with these events, activities and things to do.

Circleville Pumpkin Show

October 18 - 21,; 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. FREE

The first show was in 1903 and now it's the 6th largest festival in the United States! The Greatest Free Show on Earth. Parade, Little Miss Pumpkin Show, Miss Pumpkin Show, Baby Parade, Band Youth Organizations, Pet Parade, Lodges, Civic, Fraternal Organizations, Ohio Festival Events Association Queens. Rides, games, live music and every kind of thing you can imagine made from a pumpkin.

Hocking Valley Photography Group Autumn Exhibit

Wed- Sat until Oct. 28, The Bowen House Community Center for Arts and Education 196 N. Market Street (740)
385-0344 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. FREE
The Bowen House presents Hocking Valley Photography Group's Autumn Exhibit. Meet the artists from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Stuart's Fall Wine Express on the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway 

Hocking Valley Scenic Railway Depot, 33 Canal St, Nelsonville, 740-753-1924, Oct. 20, 6 p.m. , $30- $45 adv. ticket sales avail.

Join us for the Fall Wine Express on the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway! Take a ride on a historic train through the Hocking Valley while enjoying wine, cheese, and snacks and all proceeds benefit Stuart's Opera House. Don't miss a great evening out! (More dates will be available throughout the fall months, check for details). 

* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.

Wicked Forest 

Every Friday and Saturday from Sept. 29 - Oct. 28, 1511 St Rt. 664 S, Logan, 740-652-5444, 7:30 - 11 p.m., $12 general admission 

Those cast with the curse have been banished to live among the evil inside the Wicked Forest for all eternity. Upon entering you must choose your own fate by making the right choices to escape The Curse...

 * Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.

Midnight at Moonville 

Moonville Tunnel, St. Rt. 278, McArthur, 800-596-4459, October 21, noon to midnight , Free

 Do you believe in ghosts? You just might after spending a night in the haunted Moonville Tunnel. Midnight at Moonville is a Halloween-themed event featuring dramatic storytelling, spooky wagon rides, regional craft vendors, souvenirs, historical presentations, acoustic music performances, and much more. The event will end with an interactive demonstration of paranormal investigation techniques hosted by respected research groups.

The event will be held on Saturday, October 21, starting at 6:00 p.m. Admission is free. Parking will be at Lake Hope State Park, with shuttles taking visitors to and from the event.

Schedule of Activities
12:00 p.m. – Event begins, storytelling sessions begin
1:00 p.m. – Music performance by Dan Dailey
2:30 p.m. – Music performance by Aubree Riley
4:00 p.m. – Music performance by Lincoln Mash
5:30 p.m. – Music performance by Todd Martin
6:00 p.m. – Wagon rides and historical presentations begin
7:00 p.m. – Music performance by Chris Keesey
8:30 p.m. – Music performance by Donna Mogavero
10:00 p.m. – Paranormal investigation begins
12:00 a.m. – Event ends, scheduled paranormal tour begins

* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed. 

Posted: October 17, 2017