Circleville Pumpkin Show, Inc
WHAT DO YOU LIKE ABOUT DOING BUSINESS IN OHIO?
Its agriculture, its people, and Ohioans love to have fun.
DESCRIPTION OF BUSINESS:
The Pumpkin Show began in 1903 as a way to get the farmers to come to town and share what they had grown with the city folk. It was an opportunity to share their products and livelihood. It grew from a 30’ display the first year to the nine city blocks which comprise the show now.
The Circleville Pumpkin Show attracts more than 400,000 visitors to this small Midwest community of just over 13,000 people located 30 miles south of Columbus along U.S. Route 23. Visitors from all 50 states and many foreign counties come to see the giant pumpkins, parades, entertainment, contests, and sample all the pumpkin flavored delicacies. Pumpkin Show has always been and remains a family friendly event that is different each day of the Show.
The Pumpkin Show starts each year on the third Wednesday in October and goes through Saturday. The hours are 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. There is no admission fee.
|Location:||159 East Franklin Street, Circleville, Ohio 43113, Pickaway County|
|Type of Industry:||Festival|
|Products/Services:||We produce the Circleville Pumpkin Show annually.|
|Number of Current Employees:||275 Volunteers|
|Year Company Started:||1903|
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