Looking for something to do near Portsmouth Ohio this weekend? Here’s our list…
If your like me you love the month of October and all the great fun leading up to the Halloween Holiday. If you are looking for good family fall fun here’s some places to visit;
Noble Family Farms located in Minford and cram packed with fun fall activities such as a 5 acre corn maze, pumpkin decorating, tricycle racing, apple launchers, and 5 forty foot slides! This is an all day family fun filled adventure at an affordable price.
Where: 10960 State Route 335 in Minford OH.
When: Friday 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, and Sunday 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Admission: Friday $6, Saturday and Sunday $8 (Children 2 and under Free), All pumpkins .40 cents a pound, pumpkin decorating and apples for launches 3 for $1
Ever wonder how farming was done in the 1800s? Take a trip back in time at the JOHN R. SIMON’S SORGHUM FESTIVAL! This is the 34th year for this festival where you get to see real sorghum being made along with wagon rides, local vendors arts and crafts, apple butter making and so much more.
Where: John R. Simon’s Farm 8721 Pond Creek-Carey’s Run Rd in West Portsmouth OH 45663
When: Friday Daylight-Dark, Saturday Daylight-dark, and Sunday Daylight to Dark.
Check out the 50th Greenup Old Fashion days!
Where: City of Greenup Kentucky
When: Friday and Saturday, Vendors and Craft Booths open at 9:00 am and there are events throughout the day and evening.
If you are a thrill seeker and maybe looking for a little more spooktacular excitement you might want to check out…
JAYCEE”S HAUNTED HOUSE ( Ages 8 years old and up only very scary!)
Where: 2033 Gallia St Portsmouth OH 45662
When: Friday and Saturday Ticket Sales at 7:30 pm, Tours Start at 8:00 am
Another fun event for adults and older children is the Terror in the Trees.
Where: 444 Jacobs Cemetery Rd Lucasville OH 45648
When: Saturday and Sunday, Gates open at Dusk to 11:30 pm
Admission $10 , Active duty Military Free, Group Discounts available.
If you are looking for a good 5K for a cause check out these…
Rob Walton Sr. 5K for Cancer age groups 0-19, 20-39, and 40+. Prizes awarded to the male and female top finisher in each age group. Proceeds to benefit THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
Where: Infra-Metals 1 Sturgills Way New Boston OH 45662
When: October 3rd 2015 9:00 am
Admission $20 per person REGISTER HERE
Natural High Fitness Festival and 5K, This Fitness festival will offer the 5K Natural Trail Run/Walk with a boot Camp class, Yoga, and Zubma as well as children’s obstacle course, a rock climbing wall and massage activities.
Where: Earl Thomas Conley Riverside Park West Portsmouth OH 45663
When: October 3rd at 9:00 am
Admission: $20 per person, Each additional event/class/activity or 5 minute massage $5 REGISTER HERE
Remember to always be safe and have fun. There is always something wonderful happening in our area go out and get involved!