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Looking for a local farm, orchard or winery for an event like a wedding, reception, birthday party, family reunion, company meeting, or other event in Columbus and central Ohio?  Scroll down this page and you will see the aall of thoses in Columbus and central Ohio, sorted by county. ALWAYS call before you go to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!

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Updates for September 2019

September Most venues are available year round, although in some climates, an outdoor setting in the dead of winter could be challenging!

Venues, listed by county

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Champaign County

Clark County

Delaware County

Fairfield County

  • Paige's Produce - Business outings, PR or Marketing events, School and educational groups, Apple Orchard, Peach/Nectarine, Apricot, etc. Orchard, Vegetables, or bush fruit, Pumpkin patch, Beautiful rural setting, Free Onsite Lot parking lot, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, school tours
    7975 Cincinnati-zanesville Road, Amanda, OH 43102. Phone: (740) 601-8419. Email: paigesproduce@msn.com. Open: Daily in season, Monday to Sunday 10 am to 5; Please call or check our facebook page during the season as crops and times vary. Directions: 1/2 mile west of Amanda, Ohio on State Route 22 (Cincinnati-Zanesville Road). Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkin season typically from September 1st to October 31st; please call or check our facebook page in season;. We use integrated pest management practices (IPM). Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. We also offer a CSA program, as well as a summer bluegrass event and a fall harvest event. Please check our facebook page for dates and times. (ADDED: January 16, 2019)

Fayette County

Franklin County

  • Cruiser Glen Farms - Cooking Facilities, Birthday parties, School and educational groups, Kitchen facilities available, You may bring your own food, Some Tables and chairs are provided, Bring Your Own Tables and chairs, BYO alcohol, horses, other animals, Horse riding at the farm, Beautiful rural setting, Hiking trails, Within an easy drive to an Interstate road,
    5371 Bachman Road, Canal Winchester, OH 43110. Phone: 614-372-4192. Alternate Phone: 614-326-9937. Email: info@cruiserglenfarms.com. Open: Call for information (614) 372 pm to 4192. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Hayrides Weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) September 24 through October 31 pm to Hours 6:00 pm to last wagon in at 9:45 pm Horse facility open daily 8:00 am to 10:00 pm. Payment: Cash, Check.
  • Hoover YMCA Park - Uses natural growing practices, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception, Wedding Rehearsal Dinner, Banquets / Dinners, Birthday parties, Business meetings, Business outings, Corporate events, PR or Marketing events, Conferences, Filming or photo shoots, Classes, lectures or Speakers, School and educational groups, Daycare and preschool groups, Other Private Parties, You may bring your own food, Tables and chairs are Provided , Bring your own linens and table silverware, Hotel nearby, Motel nearby, Beautiful rural setting, Computer Projector, Internet (Wireless), Podium, Projection Screen provided, Free Onsite Lot parking lot, Within an easy drive to an Interstate road, children welcome, No smoking allowed, handicap accessible, meeting room available, farm market, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties are available, picnic area, face painting, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    1570 Rohr Road, Lockbourne, OH 43137. Phone: 614-491-0980. Fax: 614-491-1024. Open: Contact the Welcome Center to schedule your next event. Directions: Take Route 23 (High St) South from 270 on the south side of Columbus. Turn left onto Rathmell Road (stop light). Turn right onto Lockbourne Road (stop light). Turn left on to Rohr Road. Click here for a map and directions. Adventure Zone, Climbing Wall, Tiny Town, Concessions, Craft Corner, Entertainment Stage, Outdoor Cooking, Pumpkin Patch, Learning Garden. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Facility Rental- History in the making! Join your friends and neighbors at the park for your upcoming event. Plan your wedding, reception, reunion, picnic, retreat, conference, or meeting with us. Reasonable pricing and caring staff are available for your next gathering. Outdoor Education- Our 65-acre outdoor classroom showcases Mother Nature at her finest. Explore the learning possibilities available through our teambuilding activities, natural sciences programs, and our climbing tower. Our staff can help customize a program to fit your curriculum. We offer a full or half day learning experience.

Hardin County

Hocking County

Holmes County

Knox County

  • Berry Barn - Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception, Wedding Rehearsal Dinner, Banquets / Dinners, Birthday parties, Business meetings, Business outings, Corporate events, PR or Marketing events, Conferences, Filming or photo shoots, Classes, lectures or Speakers, School and educational groups, Daycare and preschool groups, Other Private Parties, Heating, Cooking Facilities, Kitchen facilities available, Catering available, Restaurant onsite, You may bring your own food, Tables and chairs are Provided , Linens and table silverware are provided, Corkage Fee Charged for alcohol, Bed & Breakfast onsite, Pumpkin patch, sheep, horses, other animals, Horse riding at the farm, Beautiful rural setting, Hiking trails, CD Player, Computer, Computer Projector, Copy Machine, Internet (Ethernet), Microphone, Overhead Projector, Phone available, Podium, Slide Projector, Sound System, VCR available, Projection Screen provided, Free Onsite Lot parking lot, Valet parking can be arranged, Within an easy drive to an Interstate road, Bride and groom dressing areas available, children welcome, No pets please, Vegetarian meals available, handicap accessible, meeting room available, Fresh eggs, U-pick and already picked, farm market, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, group reservations
    7220 Columbus Rd, Mt Vernpon, OH 43050. Phone: (614) 778-4873. Email: sue@plaingrace.org. Open: Monday through Saturday 8 am to 8 pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Venue updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. strawberry season is typically the fiorst week of june pumpkin patch is open through October. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. we have been in business for aover 20 years and offer a unique farm experience and fresh homemade pastries. (ADDED: May 26, 2017)

Licking County

  • Pigeon Roost Farm - Birthday parties, Corporate events, School and educational groups, Daycare and preschool groups, Corn maze, Pumpkin patch, goats, chickens, other animals, Beautiful rural setting, Free Onsite Lot parking lot, children welcome, No pets please, restrooms
    4413 National Road Southwest, Hebron, OH 43025. Phone: 740 928-4925. Alternate Phone: 740 877-2015. Email: thejuttes@pigeonroostfarm.com. Open: Daily 10am to 7pm from September 18 to October 31. Directions: Located on State Route 40 one mile East of Kirkersville. From Route I-70 take exit 122, one mile north to Route 40 and one mile East to the farm. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Pumpkinfest Weekends. Enjoy special weekend events including tractor-drawn wagon rides, face painting, food concessions, and craft exhibits and demonstrations. Other animals including turkeys, geese, rabbits, miniature cows and camels. Celebrate 'Fall in the Country'. Thousands of pumpkins and fall produce. Enjoy the 'Great Pumpkin Fun Center' with new Fort Pigeon Roost, the Enchanted Forest, and many unique family-friendly activities. Four shops with crafts and decorations.

Logan County

  • Marmon Valley Farm - Wedding Reception, Banquets / Dinners, Birthday parties, Business meetings, Business outings, Corporate events, School and educational groups, Daycare and preschool groups, Other Private Parties, Catering available, horses, other animals, Hiking trails, Free Onsite Lot parking lot, Within an easy drive to an Interstate road, children welcome, gift shop, restrooms, picnic area, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties
    7754 State Route 292 S, Zanesfield, OH 43360. Phone: 937-593-8000. Email: info@marmonvalley.com. Open: . Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Venue updates: Click here for updates. Directions: From Columbus, Ohio take I-270 around to US Route 33 West. Travel west on 33 to the State Route 292 exit (East Liberty and Valley High). Exit to the right and make a right at the stop sign at the top of the ramp. Make a right at the next stop sign, this is 292. The main entrance is 1/8 mile up the road. Click here for a map and directions. Fall Farm Festival is the first Saturday of October from 10:00am to 6:00pm; Harvest Round Up Days are weekends in October from second weekend to last weekend of the month;. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Marmon Valley Farm is an agri-tainment farm park in wet central Ohio offering horseback riding, pony rides, hay rides, barn dances, weekend retreats and horse camps for families and children. Horseback riding lessons are available year round. Events featured throughout the year plus birthday parties and meeting rooms. Marmon Valley offers a unique farm environment for day trips, overnight retreats, corporate outings and field trips. All visitors are welcome to enjoy the farm park, our animal barns and picnic grounds any day of the week free of charge. Lodging facilities are available for rental from mid August through mid June. Limited weekend lodging may be available June through August. Most groups utilize our great package deals to get the best value. Marmon Valley Farm proudly maintains a smoke-free, alcohol-free, drug-free Christian Camp facility.

Morrow CountyBloomfield Meadows

  • Bloomfield Meadows - Uses natural growing practices, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception, Wedding Rehearsal Dinner, Banquets / Dinners, Birthday parties, Business meetings, Business outings, Corporate events, Filming or photo shoots, School and educational groups, Daycare and preschool groups, Other Private Parties, Catering available, You may bring your own food, Tables and chairs are Provided , Bring your own linens and table silverware, BYO alcohol, Bed & Breakfast onsite, B&B nearby, Hotel nearby, Motel nearby, Vegetables, or bush fruit, Beautiful rural setting, Fishing nearby, boating nearby, skiing nearby, golf nearby, Free Onsite Lot parking lot, Within an easy drive to an Interstate road, Bride and groom dressing areas available, children welcome, Pets welcome, Smoking allowed in designated areas, Fresh eggs, porta-potties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    650 State Route 314, Centerburg, OH 43011. Phone: (614) 354-8468. Email: bloom@bloomfieldmeadows.com. Open: May 1st - November 1st. Directions: From Columbus: take 71n to Sunbury/Delaware 36/37 exit turn Right,at first light turn left onto Wilson Road this will turn into State Route 656 follow to stop sign in Sparta, Ohio. Turn Right onto State Route 314. We are 1.7 miles on the Right. From Cleveland: Take 71 south to State Route 95 turn left, go into Chesterville at light turn right onto State Route 314. We will be about 10miles down the road. Click here for a map and directions. Blueberry Season typically Middle of June thru 2nd week of July. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: June 24, 2019)
  • ECO Center LLC - Birthday parties, Business meetings, Conferences, Classes, lectures or Speakers, School and educational groups, Daycare and preschool groups, Other Private Parties, sheep, goats, llamas/alpacas, Beautiful rural setting, Hiking trails, Free Onsite Lot parking lot, Within an easy drive to an Interstate road, children welcome, No pets please, No smoking allowed, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, ziplines, trike track, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    1757 County Road 59, Caledonia, OH 43314. Phone: 914-400-8085. Alternate Phone: 914-400-8210. Email: info@ecocenterohio.com. Open: Saturdays 11 am to 5 pm and Sundays 12 pm to 5 pm, September 6 through November 2. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Fall Festival: weekends only Saturday September 6 through Sunday November 2;. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Our restroom facilities are water-less and for our guests convenience include urinals and a baby changing station. ECO Center is geared toward providing safe, fun, educational, family oriented activities. We host an annual fall festival in (Morrow County) central Ohio that offers zip lines, pumpkin patch, straw fort, corn box, homemade baked goods, petting zoo (goats, llamas, chickens, and sheep), interpretive trail, camp fire pit, barrel train ride, educational scavenger hunt, natural and recycled playground, and picnic area. Beginning in 2015, we will host outdoor education classes that focus on sustainability, ecology, environmental science, and flora and fauna. The grounds are also available for rent for group parties and special events. We believe it important for children to have an opportunity to play and learn outdoors and be exposed to nature. ECO Center strives to provide a space for community interaction, education, fun and socialization.

Pickaway County

Richland County

Union County

Wyandot County