COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — From HighBall Halloween and the Circleville Pumpkin Show, there’s no shortage of things to do this weekend in central Ohio.

The Circleville Pumpkin Show: Oct. 19-22 
This festival features the largest pumpkins in Ohio, weighing more than 1,000 pounds, with parades, live entertainment, food, activities, and a Miss Pumpkin show. Learn more here.
159 E. Franklin St. Details. Times vary. 

The Great Westerville Pumpkin Glow: Oct. 19-23 
More than 1,500 pumpkins will light the trail etched by community carvers. 
Heritage Park – 60 N. Cleveland Ave. Details. Times vary. 

Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Nashville Predators: Oct. 20
The Columbus Blue Jackets face off against the Nashville Predators. 
Nationwide Arena – 200 W. Nationwide Blvd. Tickets. 7 p.m. 

Caamp: Oct. 21 
Caamp returns to Columbus with special guest Trampled by Turtles. 
Nationwide Arena – 200 W. Nationwide Blvd. Tickets. 7 p.m. 

Gogol Bordello: Oct. 21 
Gogol Bordello comes to Columbus with special guests Crazy and The Brains. 
Kemba Live – 405 Neil Ave. Tickets. 7 p.m. 

Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Iowa Hawkeyes: Oct. 22 
The Ohio State Buckeyes play against the Iowa Hawkeyes. 
Ohio Stadium. Follow NBC4 Sports for updates. Noon.

HighBall Halloween: Oct. 22
Known as the nation’s “most elaborate Halloween party,” HighBall features live performances, a costume fashion show, cocktails, and more. NBC4’s Matt Barnes and Monica Day will host. Learn more here.
Short North Arts District – Goodale and Park Streets. Tickets. 2 to 11 p.m. 

Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins: Oct. 22
The Columbus Blue Jackets face off against the Pittsburgh Penguins. 
Nationwide Arena – 200 W. Nationwide Blvd. Tickets. 7 p.m. 

Turnstile: Oct. 22
Turnstile brings the “Love Connection” tour to Columbus with special guests Snail Mail. 
Kemba Live – 405 Neil Ave. Tickets. 6 p.m. 

Hamilton: Through Oct. 23 
The award-winning musical “Hamilton” returns to the Ohio Theatre nearly three years after its first visit to Columbus.
Ohio Theatre – 39 E. State St. Tickets. Times vary.

All Hallows Eve at Ohio Village: Through Oct. 29
These evenings of 1890s family fun include pumpkin carving, crafts, games, a 19th-century masquerade, and more. 
Ohio Village – 800 E. 17th Ave. Details. Select Saturdays, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. 

Freeman’s Farm Fall Festival: Through Oct. 29
Families can enjoy hayrides, campfires, a petting zoo, kettle corn, scarecrow making, apple butter, and more. 
Freeman’s Farm – 6142 Lewis Center Rd. Details. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekends. 

Boo at the Zoo: Through Oct. 30 
This family-friendly Halloween event at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium features trick-or-treating, live entertainment, pumpkin carving, and more. Take part in the celebration during select weekends in October. 
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium – 4850 Powell Rd. Details. Times vary. 

Ohio Renaissance Festival: Through Oct. 30 
This 16th century village comes to life with live entertainment, food, shops, and more. 
Renaissance Park – 10542 OH-73. Details. 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., weekends. 

Pumpkins Aglow: Through Oct. 30 
Hundreds of hand-carved pumpkins illuminate Franklin Park Conservatory. 
Franklin Park Conservatory – 1777 E. Broad St. Details. Select dates, 5 to 9 p.m. 

Young’s Jersey Dairy Fall Farm Pumpkin Festival: Through Oct. 30 
Pick-your-own pumpkin patch, corn maze, wagon rides, pumpkin treats, and other fall favorites. 
Young’s Jersey Dairy – 6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd. Details. Times vary. 

Zombiezi Bay: Through Oct. 31
Explore four haunted horses, two scare zones, six rides, and more. 
Zoombezi Bay – 4850 Powell Rd. Tickets. Times vary.

Fall festivals and events in central Ohio
Central Ohio is hosting seasonal festivals, featuring Halloween events and more. View the full list here.

Orchards open for apple picking in central Ohio 
Fall is here and central Ohio orchards are welcoming guests for fruit picking, hayrides, corn mazes, and much more. View the full list here

Pumpkin patches and farms in central Ohio
Central Ohio is home to a number of farms and orchards with pumpkins ready for picking. Find your local patch here.

For more events, view NBC4’s community calendar.