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Sep 29 (Sat)
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Nov 25 (Sat)
Family Oriented
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12:00 - 5:00 pm on Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sat $5.00 Free admission on Wednesdays Members and Children under 12 are Free A juried biennial exhibition designed to celebrate all genres of the photographic image in a region ripe with history and respect for the photographic arts.

Cost: $5/adults except Wed

Contact: Dairy Barn, Phone: 740-592-4981

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
Family Oriented
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Arts/Music/Film

Oct 3 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Oct 4 (Thu)
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Oct 26 (Thu)
Family Oriented
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Historical

1:00 pm Thursdays and Fridays in October. Take in the autumn colors of the hills as they pass by your window on the train while you move along the historic Hocking River Valley. Watch the vivid colors of autumn pass by you while you take a train ride along the historic Hocking River Valley. Take in the scenery from one of our enclosed coaches or one of our......

Cost: $12-17 per person

Contact: Hocking Valley Scenic Railway, Phone: 740-249-1452

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

Oct 6 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
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8:00 am - 12:00 pm New Location on West Chestnut Street Between Broad and Columbus. The Lancaster Farmers Market has nearly 30 vendors throughout the season, which spans Saturdays May to October. Each week our farmers and artisans bring a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, crafts, meat, flowers, eggs, and more. The market takes place......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Lancaster Handmade Market, Phone: 740-277-6305

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 20 miles
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Oct 7 (Sun)
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Oct 13 (Sun)
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Spectator Sports

The 168th Fairfield County Fair is known as The Last and Best of the Season and offers a variety of attractions including truck, tractor, and horse pulls, demolition derbies, concerts, bands, and horse races.There is also a large assortment of exhibits and rides for all ages.

Cost: Fee

Contact: Fairfield County Fair, Phone: 740-653-3041

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
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Arts/Music/Film
Spectator Sports

Oct 8 (Mon)
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Arts/Music/Film

7:30 pm Box: $38/advance $43/door Floor: $33/advance $38/door Balcony: $28/advance $33/door The Other Years will open the show. The man who acts under the name Will Oldham and sings and composes under the name Bonnie “Prince” Billy has, over the past quarter-century, made an idiosyncratic journey through, and an indelible mark on, the worlds of indie......

Cost: $28-$43 per person

Contact: Stuart's Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
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Oct 10 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Oct 12 (Fri)
Oct 13 (Sat)
Oct 14 (Sun)
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9am - 5pm each day. Join us in Rio Grande, OH for the 48th annual Bob Evans Farm Festival. The Farm Festival offers a wide range of entertainment, one-of-a-kind handmade arts and crafts, farm contests, delicious local food, children s activities, demonstrations and musical performances. In addition to the original Bob Evans Restaurant and food tent on site,......

Cost: $5/person, 5 and under free

Contact: Bob Evans Farms, Phone: 740-245-5304

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 38 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
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Oct 12 (Fri)
Oct 13 (Sat)
Oct 14 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
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Wildlife

Friday 12th Cattle Round-Up, (1:00pm $10 rider fee for non-campers) Doctoring and Banding ......

Cost: $350 per cowgirl

Contact: Smoke Rise Ranch, Phone: 740-767-2624

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 21 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Oct 14 (Sun)
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

7:00 pm Box: $32/advance $37/door Floor: $27/advance $32/door Balcony: $22/advance $27/door Pokey LaFarge is a musician, songwriter, bandleader, entertainer, innovator and preservationist, whose arsenal of talents has placed him at the forefront of American music. Over the last decade, Pokey has won the hearts of music lovers across the globe with his creative......

Cost: $22-$37 per person

Contact: Stuart's Opera House, Phone: 740-753-1924

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Oct 17 (Wed)
Oct 18 (Thu)
Oct 19 (Fri)
Oct 20 (Sat)
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The Greatest Free Show on Earth. But not the baked goods - 23,000 pumpkin pies and 100,000 pumpkin donuts are sold. Parade, Little Miss Pumpkin Show, Miss Pumpkin Show, Baby Parade, Band Youth Organizations, Pet Parade, Lodges, Civic, Fraternal Organizations, Ohio Festival Events Association Queens. Rides, games, live music and every kind of thing you can imagine made from a pumpkin!

Cost: Free

Contact: Circleville Pumpkin Show, Phone: 740-474-7000

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 25 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Oct 17 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Oct 19 (Fri)
Oct 20 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
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8:00 am, Friday, October 19th to 9:00 pm, Saturday October 20th The Nelsonville Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to sponsor the 22st Annual Ohio Smoked Meat and Barbecue Festival on the historic Nelsonville Public Square. The Ohio and Smoked Meat and Barbecue Festival originated in 1996 as the first official state of Ohio championship for smoked meat and......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Nelsonville Chamber of Commerce, Phone: 740-753-4346

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 16 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Oct 20 (Sat)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

5:00 - 7:30 pm Bonfire and concessions at Nature Center Parking Lot 6:30 - 8:30 pm Hike Starts at Nature Center Parking Lot. If you would like to carve pumpkins, we need you . Please arrive at the Alley Park Barn at 8:00 am and bring your carving tools.

Cost: Free

Contact: Alley Park, Phone: 740-687-6651

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 17 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife

Oct 20 (Sat)

Gates open 7:00 pm, Show 8:00 pm. Hubby Jenkins is a talented multi-instrumentalist who endeavors to share his love and knowledge of old-time American music. All tickets are held at will call. We do not mail tickets.

Cost: $25/30 per person

Contact: Fur Peace Ranch, Phone: 740-992-6228

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 34 miles
Oct 20 (Sat)
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Join us for a family friendly fall celebration including pumpkin carving, art activities, and games.

Cost: $5 per person

Contact: Dairy Barn, Phone: 740-592-4981

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film

Oct 21 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

2:00 - 4:00 pm. Due to the popularity of our tours we now require preregistration. This is an outdoor walking tour and will cover the entire loop of the grounds including the cemeteries so if you have small children, bring a stroller. George Eberts, an expert on the history of the Athens Asylum or -The Ridges,- will lead an outdoor walking tour of the asylum......

Cost: $12-$15 per person/Res Req

Contact: Athens Asylum, Phone: 740-592-2280

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 24 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

Oct 24 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
Oct 27 (Sat)

Gates open 7:00 pm, Show 8:00 pm. Al Petteway is a Grammy and Indie Award Winner, best known for his lyrical and powerful finger-style acoustic guitar playing heard on dozens of recordings, instructional videos, and film soundtracks, including several PBS documentaries by Ken Burns, most notably the Emmy-winning film -The National Parks-Americas Best Idea.-......

Cost: $35/40 per person

Contact: Fur Peace Ranch, Phone: 740-992-6228

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 34 miles
Oct 28 (Sun)
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

1:00 - 3:00 pm Demonstrations will be held only on the following dates, the last Sunday of the month, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. during Rock Mill Weekend events. October 28. Note: The dates of demonstrations are subject to change based on weather conditions that effect the Hocking River. There needs to be enough water flowing to operate the mill. Before traveling......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Stebelton Park at Rock Mill, Phone: 740-681-7249

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 28 miles
Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest

Oct 31 (Wed)

5:30 pm Yoga Instructor Jeannie. Class is open to all. No pre-registration is necessary. Class is held every Wednesday.

Cost: $6 per person

Contact: Bowen House, Phone: 740-385-0344

Distance from Old Man's Cave: approximately 10 miles
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