Spooky season has arrived and seasonal activities are popping up like colored leaves! Kick off the autumn season with some of Dublin's best outings and events. 

Sundays at Scioto | Sept. 24, Oct. 8, 2023 | Scioto Park  

Sundays at Scioto British Invasion

Enjoy the cooler evenings at Sundays at Scioto! Presented by Dublin Arts Council, this free concert series is the perfect way to end the weekend. From Beatles Hits to country bands, this event is something the entire family can enjoy.  

*Pro Tip: The park does close when it hits capacity. Make sure to arrive early!  

Historic Dublin Market | September 24, 2023 | Darby Street Lot  

Shopping and giving back to the community, what could be better? Showcasing local artisans and entrepreneurs, the Historic Dublin Market is the perfect place to kick off the season of giving. Bring your gently used bras and women's professional clothing to donate to Dress for Success Columbus and Free the Girls. You'll receive a *free* drink from Starbucks when you donate.  

ZOMBIEzi Bay | Weekends in September & October (Starting September 22, 2023) | Zoombezi Bay  

2022 ZOMBIEzi

The Zombies have returned to Zoombezi Bay! Starting September 22, ZOMBIEzi Bay will be bringing your nightmares to life with haunted houses, scare zones, rides and many more sinister surprises.  

Fall Festival | October 7 - 8, 2023 | Oakland Nursery 

Oakland Nursery Fall Festival

Fall memories await, and they start at Oakland Nursery's Annual Fall Festival. While picking out the perfect pumpkin, check out the tractor-pulled hayrides, Oakland's Fall Down-on-the-Farm Themed Forest, and live music.  

North Market Night Market | October 12, 2023 | North Market Bridge Park 

Sip, stroll, and shop experience with 30+ vendors, live music, DORA beverages, entertainment and so much more out on the streets in front of North Market Bridge Park. 

Halloween Spooktacular | October 19 - 20, 2023 | Coffman Park  

2021 Spooktacular Arch

If you're looking for treats rather than tricks, you'll want to check out Dublin's Halloween Spooktacular. This family-friendly event spreads out over Coffman Park and is full of merry-not-so-scary fun! Guests of all ages can participate in the trunk-or-treat trail, hay maze, live performances and more.  

Boo at The Zoo | Weekends in October | Columbus Zoo & Aquarium 

Boo at the Zoo carved pumpkins

Put on your best costume and get spooky with the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium for Boo at the Zoo. Have fun without the fright on Tommy C. Turtle's Trick or Treat Trail, and dance the night away at the Halloween Hullabaloo featuring all your favorite zoo friends.  

Boo + Brew | October 25, 2023 | Bridge Park 

Child getting their face painted by a woman at Boo + Brew in Bridge Park

Businesses line the streets to pass out candy and goodies to those of all ages. Grab your little ghouls and goblins for an evening of free family fun with activities such as face painting, a balloon artist, and more. Adults, beware! There will be plenty of witches brew along the way. 

Harvest Market at Bridge Park | November 11, 2023 | Longshore Street  

If you're a fan of the Dublin Market, then you'll love its "cooler" cousin, the Harvest Market! Featuring all the fall-themed goodies, this is the perfect place to grab some special ingredients for your fall cooking or even begin your holiday shopping.  

Flying Feather Four Miler | November 23, 2023 |The Club at Corazon 

Flying Feather Four Miler

Fly into your Thanksgiving holiday in style with The Flying Feather Four Miler - the ultimate Thanksgiving event. The race takes place on Thanksgiving morning at the Club at Corazon, where your little runners can participate in the Kids Gobbler Chase, followed by the Four Miler. All participants receive an Official Finisher's Medal and race swag.   

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