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Venturing Circleville: A Local's Guide of Top To-Dos

Venturing Circleville: A Local's Guide of Top To-Dos

Discover the charm of Circleville, Ohio with Fischer Homes! Nestled in the heart of Ohio, Circleville is a harmonious blend of historic legacy and modern living, just a short distance from the hustle and bustle of Columbus. If you're looking for a perfect mix of community activities, serene environments, and local attractions, Circleville awaits. Here are our top picks for things to do in Circleville: 


This annual event, known as the "Greatest Free Show on Earth", draws thousands of visitors from near and far. It is a celebration of all things pumpkin, and the entire town of Circleville comes alive with excitement. The highlight of the event is the parade, where beautifully decorated floats adorned with pumpkins of all shapes and sizes make their way through the streets. You can also enjoy live entertainments and contests galore!

So mark your calendars and make plans to attend the next Circleville Pumpkin Show. It's an event like no other, where pumpkins take center stage and the spirit of community shines bright. Whether you're a local looking to celebrate your hometown or a visitor seeking a unique and unforgettable experience, this is one festival you won't want to miss.

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2. TEE OFF AT Pickaway Golf Course

If you're a golf enthusiast, consider visiting Pickaway Country Club! This 18-hole course accommodates players of all skill levels. From beginners to seasoned pros, everyone can enjoy a round of golf in this picturesque setting.They are committed to delivering an exceptional experience with meticulously maintained fairways, expert staff, and clubhouse amenities for guests, all at an affordable price.


3. RELAX BY THE WATER AA.W. Marion State Park 

Looking for a tranquil escape in the great outdoors? Look no further than A.W. Marion State Park. This idyllic location offers a serene setting where you can relax by the water, and indulge in fishing, kayaking, hiking, camping, and so much more! Discover the beauty of nature and enjoy a range of outdoor activities.

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Indulge in some sweet treats, from classic pastries to innovative desserts that'll satisfy your sweet tooth. Check out a local favorite, Linsey's Bakery. Or visit local legend, Wittich's Candy Shop, one of America's oldest candy shops established in 1840!

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5. A little afternoon vino at Manchester Hill Winery

Embark on a delightful adventure to Manchester Hill Winery and immerse yourself in an afternoon of wine tasting! This esteemed winery, which has proudly earned national recognition for its exceptional wines, has been lovingly owned and operated by a family for over a decade. Indulge in their exquisite selection of wines and hard ciders, all crafted from locally sourced fruits, and savor the true essence of this charming winery. 

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Learn more about the town's rich history and its journey through time at the Clarke-Mae Museum and the Ted Lewis Museum. These historical gems are must-visit spots on your historical tour of Circleville. As you stroll through the downtown area, you'll be captivated by the charm of well-preserved buildings, discover unique boutiques, and find cozy cafes that invite you to take a break and soak in the historic atmosphere.

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Immerse yourself in the vibrant arts scene and uncover the hidden talents of Circleville at the ArtsRound Gallery. This non-profit organization is dedicated to supporting local artists and fostering the growth of art in Pickaway County. From stunning paintings to captivating sculptures and everything in between, the Artsaround Gallery showcases a diverse range of artistic expressions that will leave you inspired. Step into this artistic haven and experience the beauty and creativity that thrives in Circleville.

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If Circleville sounds like the ideal community for you, Fischer Homes has the perfect place for you to settle down: 

Heritage Ponds

Our Heritage Ponds community is located in Circleville, Ohio, less than 30 miles south of downtown Columbus. It belongs to the Circleville City School District and offers our Maple Street Collection of new homes! Our Preston model is currently under construction in this community and we are hopeful to have a grand opening sometime next spring. In the meantime, we are accepting appointments at our Jensen model home in our Scioto Landing community about 15 minutes away!

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Interested in building a home in the Circleville area? Visit our website or call us at 614.610.4201 to talk with one of our New Home Advisors today!

Stay tuned for more lifestyle content from Fischer Homes. Remember that throughout our journey as your builder, we want to ensure that your experience doesn’t end when you move into your new home. Fischer Homes is forever focused on continuing to go Beyond the Build, by continuing to build the best customer experience possible.

Fischer Homes is forever focused on continuing to go Beyond the Build, by continuing to build the best customer experience possible.

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