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Fall is in the air.  Check out these fun events happening this October in Butler County.

Hueston Woods Apple Butter Festival
Saturday and Sunday, October 7 & 8th

@Hueston Woods Pioneer Farm
In 1965 occasional demonstrations of apple butter making by the Oxford Museum Association turned into the annual Apple Butter Festival. This fall celebration brings area folks together to honor the customs of our ancestors and enjoy various demonstrations, crafts, fall produce, good food, and entertainment. Come join us for the 53rd Annual Event! Admission is $4 for adults.

The Great Pumpkin Fest

Saturday, October 14th, 2pm – 6pm
@ Keehner Park
Free family-friendly event features the Primrose School of West Chester costume contest (ages 0-12), horse-and-wagon rides, petting zoos, a not-so-scary haunted trail, crafts, games and more.

This year’s event will also feature a rescheduled, mini version of Touch A Truck which was canceled in June due to inclement weather. Kids will be invited to climb into the driver’s seat of Township vehicles including police cruisers, snow plows, street sweepers and more! WCPD will bring its Ident-I-Kid unit for children and families.

Operation Pumpkin

Friday, October 13th from 11am to 5pm
@ Downtown Hamilton

The Best Fall Event in Butler County!
Pumpkin Weigh Off, Giant Pumpkin Sculpting, Lil Miss Punkin Contest, Pet Parade & Costume Contest, 100 Artisans, Great Pumpkin Wall, Zip Line, Amusement Rides, Kids Crafts, Hay Rides, Craft & Fall Brews, Wine Garden, Live Entertainment

Area Art Exhibition 2017 – Annual Art Competition and Exhibition

Friday, October 20th from 6 to 8pm

@ Middletown Art Center
Exhibition through October 20th – November 16th Opening Reception: Friday October 20th 6-8 pm. Middletown Arts Center presents the annual Area Art Exhibition. This juried competition is open to adult artists working in 2D media. See the best work from artists within a 50 mile radius of Middletown. Photo – “Yippee!”, by Karen Livingston, 2016 Best of Show

Falloween Fest

Saturday, October 21 from noon to 6pm
@ Butler County Fairgrounds

Join us on October 21,2017 for our Falloween Fest! Located at the Butler County Fairgrounds 1715 Fairgrove Avenue in Hamilton Ohio. Festivities begin at 12pm to 6pm. Admission and Parking are both free so bring the kiddies to meet all the crafters and vendors who will be handing out trick or treats! We will also have food, music, balloon artist, temporary glitter tattoo artist, face painting, games, raffle drawing to raise funds for, Feeding America. Please be sure to wear your costume we will have a photo prop booth set up for picture taking.

Spooktacular Music Concert

Saturday, October 25 starting at 7pm
@ Mulhauser Barn

Join the West Chester Symphony Orchestra for some spooky Halloween musical favorites at the historic Muhlhauser Barn in the heart of West Chester. There will also be a costume contest for the kids who attend with prizes for the cutest, scariest, and funniest! Light refreshments served during the concert.

Hocus Pocus Halloween in Middletown

Saturday, October 28
@ Downtown Middletown

Hocus Pocus Halloween is back and better than ever! Join us during the daylight for a family friendly fall festival on Main Street for the kiddos. Kick-off the night with our delightfully spooky adults-only dance! More details to come as we get closer to the big day, but go ahead and add the date to your spellbook. Saturday, October 28.