Halloween Bash scheduled at Freshwater Farms

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Freshwater Farms of Ohio will host an early Halloween celebration for all ages, October 19 and 20, with live music, food, a bonfire, wagon rides, a spooky adventure and more.

Halloween Bash is the final edition of this year’s Concert Series at the farm, 2624 N. U.S. Route 68, a mile north of Urbana. Festivities are planned 4 to 10 p.m. both days, and costumes are optional, though costume contests are planned for kids and adults.

Live music will be offered on the outdoor stage, 6-8 p.m. Friday by the Hedgehog String Band of Bob Lucas, his daughter, Chloe Manor, and her husband, Chris Westhoffon, and Saturday by the Columbus folk-rock-blues band Devil Doves.

Activities from 4 to 7 p.m. include:

• Hay wagon farm tours

• U-pick pumpkin patch

• Kids costume contest

• Pirate treasure dig

• Sunset Terrace dining and seasonal drinks for all ages

• Hula hooping dancers with demonstrations and participation in the stage area

Activities from 7 to 10 p.m. include:

• A kid-friendly spooky adventure – a pirate ship voyage in search of the haunted “Tortoise Island,” with UV flashlights, and “Signal Fire Hill” for a bonfire with s’mores and storytelling

• Gypsy fortune teller and fire artists at the main stage area

• Adult costume contests and music stage light show, with a celebrity appearance by the “Night Walker” and selfie opportunities

• A full bar menu with fish, shrimp and chicken entrees, capped off with old-fashioned home-made pumpkin pie with real whipped cream

Admission each night is $5 at the gate, or online at https://fwfarms.com/product/2018-halloween-bash/.


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Information from event organizers.

Information from event organizers.