Fall is one of the best times of the year in Coshocton County. Colorful leaves fill the streets and the air gets a little bit cooler. Most excitingly though, there is so much to do. Whether you are nestled up in a log cabin sipping wine or trekking through the beautiful back roads on the Farm & Foliage Tour, you will end your day satisfied in Coshocton County. Here are the Top-8 things to do in Coshocton this fall. For more fall activities and events in 2017, please go to www.VisitCoshocton.com!
Coshocton County Fair
September 29 – October 5
Fabulous fair food mixed with entertainment and exciting rides? Count us in! Visit www.coshoctoncountyfair.org.
Drinking Habits, A Production of the Coshocton Footlight Players October 6 &7, 13-15, 20 & 21: With a play full of secrets, mistaken identities, and romances, you are sure to laugh out loud the whole time. Go to www.footlightplayers.com.
“Rallying the Homefront” WWI Posters featured at the Johnson Humrickhouse Museum October 7 – December 31: This special exhibit of American propaganda posters commemorates the 100th anniversary of the United States’s entry into WWI. Visit www.jhmuseum.org.
McPeek’s Mighty Maze: Home of Coshocton’s Giant Corn Maze & Outstanding Family Fun September 15 – November 5: Get lost in the stalks at Coshocton KOA’s Giant Corn Maze! Packed full of fun games for ages. 0 – 99 you are sure to find fall fun at McPeek’s Mighty Maze. Go to www.mcpeeksmightymaze.com.
Fall Harvest Big Band Dance at the Lake Park Dance Pavilion Saturday, October 14: Put on your dancing shoes and dance the night away in our beautifully restored 1930s big band dance hall. Visit www.coshoctonlakepark.com.
48th Annual Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival in Historic Roscoe Village October 20 – 22, 2017: The smell of fresh apple butter will draw you in while all the crafts, music, and activities will keep you all day long at this historic canal festival. Events throughout the weekend include Canal Town Journey Tours, eerie Spirit of Roscoe tours, canal boat rides, and activities for children. Also, the canal boat is running on Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00PM, 2:00PM, 3:00PM, & 4:00PM after Labor Day through the Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival. The canal boat can be chartered on weekdays. Call 800-877-1830, ext. 20 for group rates/charters or go to www.roscoevillage.com.
Fall Foliage & Farm Tour October 21 & 22: This “Drive-It-Yourself” tour is a favorite as it highlights local agribusinesses and the beautiful fall colors of Coshocton County. Tour stops include Longhorn Beef Cattle Farm, a beautiful inland lighthouse, Heritage Vineyard Winery, Dairy Farm, Killbuck Creek Distillery, and more! Visit https://coshocton.osu.edu/.
Three Rivers Wine Trail in Coshocton County: Baltic Mill Winery, Heritage Vineyard Winery, Indian Bear Winery, Yellow Butterfly Winery, Raven’s Glenn Winery, & Rainbow Hills Winery
Enjoy a drive through the beautiful Appalachian foothills covered with autumn leaves and savor sweet distinct tastes of our six unique wineries on our wine trail. The Coshocton Crush Winery Tour is coming up November 3 & 4, 2017! Advanced tickets required. Learn more here.