Fun Things to do on the Pickerington Real Estate Market in October

It’s hard to believe we’re already in the month of October. How did the 2011 holiday season arrive so fast?

If you find that time is flying by for you and your family too, I recommend you slow down by taking a day to plan a family outing.

After all, the upcoming holiday season is all about spending time with loved ones and focusing on what really matters.

To help you out, I’ve compiled a list of fun, family-friendly festivals going on in the Pickerington, OH area.

Continue reading to learn more.

Plenty of Family-Friendly Activities in Pickerington, OH This Month

Here’s a brief overview of just some of the many family-friendly events going on in the Pickerington OH area this month:

Columbus Italian Festival: During this annual celebration, come enjoy Italian-American culture, live entertainment, open-air markets, Italian dancing and so much more!  This event, presented by Saint John the Baptist Italian Catholic Church, is a Pickerington resident favorite every year.

  • When: Oct. 7 to 9; Times vary
  • Where: Italian Village, 168 E. Lincoln St., Columbus
  • Admission: Adults $5 Children under 12 free when accompanied by an adult
  • More Info: Call 614-294-8259 or visit www.columbusitalianfestival.com

Ohio Film and Music Festival: This four-day even highlights filmmakers and musicians that came from Ohio, including filmmaker Jim Jarmusch and hip-hop producer RJD2.

  • When: Oct. 7 to 9; Times vary
  • Where: Arena Grand Theatre, Skully’s Music Diner and The Summit, 175 W. Nationwide Blvd. in Columbus
  • Admission: Prices Vary
  • More Info: Call 614-915-8032 or visit  www.ofmfest.com

Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival: This annual festival will host more than 100 artisans and crafters, all celebrating the sights, sounds and scents of autumn.  Fun attractions for the family include a raffle, unique contests, outdoor demonstrations, canal boat rides and a children’s activity area.

  • When: Oct 14 to 16; Friday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Where: Historic Roscoe Village, 600 N. Whitewoman St., Coshocton
  • Admission: Prices vary
  • More Info: Call 800-877-1830 or visit  www.roscoevillage.com

Circleville Pumpkin Show: Considered one of the nation’s largest pumpkin festivals, the 105th Circleville Pumpkin show attracts about 400,000 visitors each year.  During the festival, visitors can see giant pumpkins, watch a parade, sample pumpkin-flavored delicacies and more.

  • When: Oct. 19 to 22; Times vary
  • Where: Circleville Pumpkin Show, : 159 E. Franklin St., Circleville, 43113
  • Admission: FREE
  • More Info: Call 740-474-7000 or visit www.pumpkinshow.com

Investing in Pickerington, OH Real Estate

If you decide to check out one of these awesome Pickerington area events, please let me know what you thought of it!

And if the Pickerington, OH area sounds like the kind of place you’d like to call home year-round, then contact me, Michael Pacifico.

As your Pickerington area real estate expert, I’ll let you know about some of our Pickerington area neighborhoods as well as provide you with information on the Pickerington real estate market.

While you’re at it,  please feel free to check out some of my helpful Pickerington home buying resources, including:

Until next time,

Michael