Don’t miss the oldest and largest festival in Ohio when it returns in 2021! The Circleville Pumpkin Show is from Wednesday, October 20 – Saturday, October 23, 2021. It always starts the 3rd Wednesday of October.
There are plenty of family-friendly events going on all week at this free festival including 7 parades, rides, crafts, bands, plus pumpkin-flavored everything! Pumpkin donuts are one of the highlights for many, with over 100,000 sold during the show.
There’s no entry free; it’s “The Greatest Free Show on Earth” at the Circleville Pumpkin Show!
Circleville is straight down Rt. 23 from Columbus, about halfway between Columbus and Chillicothe.
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photo credit via website and Jack Mader