Things to do

Spend a Fall Day in Middletown, Ohio

Pumpkin donuts, beautiful hiking spots, fall shopping + more! 

Bull's Run Arboretum

We are falling in love with all things fall in Butler County! Looking for a fun fall afternoon in Middletown, Ohio? Check out our itinerary below for ideas! 

Stop 1: Central Pastry Shop

1518 Central Avenue | Middletown, Ohio

Central Pastry

We love everything pumpkin, especially these delicious pumpkin donuts from Central Pastry Shop. Welcome the start of fall with a box of these must-have pastries! 

Stop 2: Bull's Run Nature Sanctuary and Arboretum 

3909 Rosedale Road | Middletown, Ohio

Bull's Run

Take in the fallen leaves and sounds of nature at Bull's Run Nature Sanctuary and Arboretum along one of the pathed paths through the woods. There's always a sense of magic and wonder when going on a fall nature walk. 

Stop 3: BeauVerre Riordan Stained Glass Studio 

1054 Central Avenue | Middletown, Ohio


If you love all things stained glass, whether it be windows or mosaic art, a stop at Beauverre Riordan Studio is an absolute must! Shop in the retail space or take a tour of the beautiful historic building to see how the work of art is created.  

Stop 4: Iron Rose Mercantile 

1050 Central Avenue | Middletown, Ohio

Iron Rose Mercantile

Cozy fall fashion is calling your name! Right down the street from BeauVerre is Iron Rose Mercantile, stock full of adorable jewelry, flannels, hoodies, and game day gear. 

Stop 5: The Jug

3610 Central Avenue | Middletown, Ohio

The Jug

Chili is a fall staple, and the perfect addition to a chilly day. Grab a cup from The Jug and opt to eat either in the warmth of your car or on the covered outdoor patio!  

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