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5 Fun Things to Do with the Family at Easton in October

October is synonymous with cool fall weather, apple orchard and pumpkin patch season, and of course, Halloween festivities! Whether you want to spend some quality time with the family indoors or outdoors this month, we have plenty of ways to do so at Easton! From the 2nd Annual Mac & Cheese Festival to our Halloween Pet Parade, this list of events is one for the books!

Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides |October 3

Looking for a calm and relaxing way to have a night out with the family? Take a horse-drawn carriage ride in the cool fall air on October 3 from 6-9 PM! Enjoy a gallop around Easton after being picked up at Eddie Bauer (weather permitting). Rides are $10 per person and free for children under 15 with a paying adult.

Let’s Get Crafty at American Girl Columbus | October 4

Sometimes you just need a girls’ day out, and what better place to spend it than at Ohio’s only American Girl location? American Girl Columbus at Easton is the perfect place to spend an afternoon of shopping with your daughter and her doll, and you can make it even better with lunch at American Girl Bistro. If you happen to be there on October 4, you can participate in a free craft at 4 PM. Let’s Get Crafty!


Mac & Cheese Festival | October 6

The 2nd Annual Columbus Mac & Cheese Festival is right around the corner! Join us on the Town Square from 4-8 PM and help us #MacOutCancer with the OSUCCC – James NextGen Ambassadors Society. From live entertainment to an array of macaroni and cheese tastings from the best Easton and Columbus restaurants, the family is sure to enjoy this event. Proceeds from the festival will benefit adolescent and young adult cancer research at OSUCCC – James.

Chef’s Challenge | October 10, 17 & 24

Come see who makes the cut during the Easton Chef’s Challenge at Whole Foods Market! Watch Easton chefs test their culinary skills in elimination rounds on Tuesday, October 10 & 17 at 7 PM. If they make it through to the final round, join us on Tuesday, October 24 to watch the final Chef’s Challenge! Along with bragging rights, the winner will win $1,000 in prizes.


Halloween Pet Parade & Fall Festival Presented by COSI | October 22

Dress your pets up in their cutest and spookiest costumes for the Halloween Pet Parade & Fall Festival! Join us at Fenlon Square on October 22 from 12-3 PM for pet costume contests, fun activities for the kids and more. Awards will be given for Best Group, Scariest, Funniest Costumes and NEW this year... Best Prehistoric Pet!

Don’t forget that if you’d like to bring your furry friends to Easton on a regular day, you can in the month of October only, during our DogE Days of October! Read everything you need to know about this exciting temporary trial here.

What fun things are you planning to do with the family this October?

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