Coshocton County offers plenty of fall fun all month

| October 17, 2013

COSHOCTON – There is lots to do in Coshocton this fall. This weekend alone you can chose from the Apple Butter Stirrn’ Festival, the Fall Foliage and Farm Tour or the Spirit of Roscoe Tour. You also can get scared at Hells Hollow in Plainfield and at The Hall of Horror.

Check out our list below for more ways to celebrate fall this month and be sure to keep us up-to-date by sending details of your events to [email protected].

Hells Hollow: 8 to 11 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Oct. 18-19, Oct. 25-26, and Nov. 1-2, in Plainfield at 93 and 541. Price is $8 per person and group rates are available. Info: visit

Coshocton County Fall Foliage and Farm Tour: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19 and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20. This drive-it-yourself tour highlights local agribusiness and fall color in Coshocton County and this year will focus on Southeastern Coshocton County. The tour will begin with the first stop and map pickup at The Animal Boutique & Villas. Tour maps will be available at this first stop on Saturday between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. and Sunday from noon until 3 p.m. The tour is free, but donations are appreciated. Info: Tammi Rogers, OSU Extension – Coshocton County at 622-2265, e-mail [email protected] or visit

The Hall of Horror: Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 19-20, Friday through Sunday, Oct. 25-27, and Thursday, Oct. 31, in the 4-H building at the fairgrounds. It opens at 7:30 p.m. and closes at 11 p.m., with the last ticket being sold at 10:45 p.m. each night. Tickets are $6.

Pumpkin Decorating Party at Alpha Bits & Bytes: 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, on the back patio at 1330 S. Sixth St. Paints, carving tools and clean up will be provided. Take your own pumpkin. There will be prizes, refreshments and games. Reservations for the free event are requested by calling 575-4474.

Community Howl-O-Ween Dog Party: Noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 26, at the dog park in front of Kids America. There will be a costume parade, prizes for costumes, refreshments and raffles. The event is sponsored by Dogs N Style. For information or raffle tickets, call 610-8666.

Hallowine Party: 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, Shawnee Springs Winery, 20093 County Road 6. For information, call 623-0744 or visit

Trick or Treat in Roscoe Village: 4 to 5 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 31. Sponsored by the Roscoe Village Business Association.

Trick or Treat in Coshocton: 5 to 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 31

Trick or Treat in West Lafayette: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 31

Trick or Treat in Warsaw: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 31

Trick or Treat Gathering at Alpha Bits & Bytes: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31. Individuals wishing to distribute candy to costumed children may set up a spot on the back patio. Decorations are encouraged for a Halloween feel. A parade of costumes will take place at 7:30 p.m. with prizes awarded. Magic The Gathering players participating in free play from 4 to 8 p.m. who come dressed as their favorite character will have the chance to win intro decks or fat packs. To reserve a spot, call 575-4474.

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