Everyone enjoys the weather during the fall in Ohio, so why not take advantage of it? There is a plethora of thing to do near Mentor, Ohio, that will allow you to enjoy the fall with your friends and family. Whether you’re looking for a physical activity or scary Halloween fun for the whole family, Mentor is the place to be. Here are a five events going on near you this month.
When: October 6, 8:00 a.m.
Calling all runners – the Rock’n’Roll Marathon series is coming to Cleveland! Sign up now to run an exhilarating 13.1 miles through the heart of Cleveland. The cost of registration covers an official t-shirt, goodie bag, refreshments, a finishers medal and live bands along the course.
When: October 11 – 13, 7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Come on out to Old Firehouse Winery for a Monster Mash Dinner Theatre. Watch as classic movie monsters come to life – or dead life – in this music-filled comic romp of epic distortion. Miss the rush and reserve your tickets early to ensure you’ll have a seat.
When: October 18, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Do you ever feel bad about going out to have a good time and leaving your poor dog alone at home? Well, worry no more! Let your pet enjoy the Halloween season along with you at the Howl-o-ween Party for Dogs. Dress your K9 up in the best costume and bring them out to the Mentor Dog Park to enjoy fun with other pups.
When: October 26, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Enjoy the Halloween season with your family and head out to Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve and Marina for the Family Scarecrow Day. Work together to make your own scarecrow, which you will be able to take home at the end of the day. Afterward, you will be able to take a hayride and enjoy some roasted marshmallows.
When: October 17- 20 & 24 – 27, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Bring the kids out to the Cleveland Zoo for some spooktacular Halloween fun. The event is designed for a younger audience, so if your children are young it won’t be scary. There will be delight on every corner from magic shows to a Monster Mash dance party, your children will leave feeling festive and happy.