Fall Festivals
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Fall Festivals, Foliage & Family Fun

With the leaves changing color, the evenings getting cooler, the pumpkins ripening, and the apple cider flowing, there are so many reasons why Ohio is known for its fall season. There’s a crisp, cool comfortable feel to the air, brilliant bursts of red, orange, and golden hues dot the landscape and there’s all the pumpkin treats you could ever want.

Pack light sweaters, your adorable boots and fall in love with Ohio, at these autumn festivals and events.  


Wendel Farms Fall Activities

Wendel Farms

Each weekend in the fall, Wendel Farms offers an exciting family fall festival. You’re welcomed to the farm with a fun filled 6.5-acre corn maze, petting zoo and a hayride to the pick your own pumpkin in the patch. (They even have tricycles for adults to ride). How fun!

Wendel Farms

Image: Wendel Farm


Annual Village Green Car Show 

Village Green Park

Hundreds of classic and antique cars will line the village green. Come out for the cars and stay for live music, BBQ and ice cream treats.

Village Green Car Fairfield

Image: Fairfield Parks & Recreation


Fall Festival Weekends

Barn-n-Bunk Farm Market

Find fun on the farm at Barn-n-Bunk! Take a hayride, pick a pumpkin, paint some pottery, and plenty more. Each weekend offers new and exciting entertainment, including everything from chainsaw art to helicopter rides.

Barn-n-Bunk Farm Market Fall Festival


Brown Family Farm Fall Festival

Brown's Family Farm Market

Open weekends! Take the kids to play in the "Tiny Town" village, navigate a corn maze, pick a pumpkin and more. Throughout the farm you'll also find photo opportunities and farm equipment displays.

Brown Family Farm Market Fall Festival

Image: Brown's Family Farm Market


Niederman Family Farm Fall Festival

Niederman Family Farm

Enjoy fall in all its festive glory at the Niederman Farm. Take a hayride to pick the perfect pumpkin, eat falls treats, and enjoy a warm and cozy bonfire. Family photo opportunities can be captured around the farm.

Niederman Fall Festival Corn Maze


Liberty Township Fall Festival

Liberty Park

Enjoy fall family fun at its finest! This annual fall festival has tons of activities for all ages to enjoy. Make a free craft, play on inflatables and listen to live entertainment. 

Liberty Township Fall Festival


Sips in Sunflowers

With an autumn ale in hand, bask in the glow of fall’s favorite flower. Burwinkel Farms is hosting a wine and craft beer event among their gorgeous sea of sunflowers. The signature Burwinkel Farms hayride will transport autumn adventurers from the farmers market to the pumpkin and sunflower fields. Hors d’oeuvers using local, fresh ingredients will be prepared by Roger Hollstegge, a culinary innovator from Destiny’s Catering.


Pyramid Hill Art Fair

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum

300+ acre sculpture park + over 60 monumental sculptures + an art fair with local and national artists = the ultimate artsy fall weekend getaway.

 Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park Hamilton, Ohio


Jack O’Lantern Junction

EnterTRAINment Junction

Indoor family Halloween fun! Trick-or-treat, see kid-friendly ghosts and visit Halloweenville. Kids get to pick their own mini pumpkin from the indoor pumpkin patch.

 Jack O'Lantern Junction

Image: EnterTRAINment Junction


Family Fall Fun

Burwinkel Farms

Burwinkel Farms features two corn mazes, a skid maze, and the ultimate fall hayride through a sunflower field to a pumpkin patch. Don't miss their Halloween Scavenger hunt, straw tunnel, and a ‘What do you feel?’ sensory station. Snack on fall treats including homegrown apples and apple cider.

Burwinkel Farms

Image: Burwinkel Farms


Weekend of Fire

Jungle Jim’s International Market

Are you ready to celebrate ten years of fiery fun? Over 300 samples of the hottest sauces, salsas, marinades, rubs, and mustard await you at Jungle Jim's Oscar Event Center.

 Weekend of Fire - Jungle Jim's

Image: Jungle Jim's International Market


Apple Butter Festival

Pioneer Farm Museum

This is one tasty festival! Watch the process of making homemade apple butter, take a tour of the Doty Homestead and dig in on some delicious apple butter eats.

 Apple Butter Festival Oxford


Operation Pumpkin

Downtown Hamilton

Fall AKA pumpkin everything season is celebrated in full splendor at Operation Pumpkin. At this annual fall festival pumpkins are sculpted, carved, decorated and eaten all weekend long! Hamilton's downtown transforms into a pumpkin paradise.

 Operation Pumpkin Hamilton


The Great Pumpkin Fest

Keehner Park

Bring the entire family for this free fall event. Kids will love the costume contest (ages 0-12), wagon rides, the petting zoo, a not-so-scary haunted trail, crafts, games and more.



Village Green Park

Find all your fall favorites for eating and decorating at the season finale of the Village Green Farmers Market. Have the kids dress up to enjoy Trick-or-Treat throughout the market, and play seasonal games!


Image: Fairfield Parks & Recreation 


Hocus Pocus Halloween 

Downtown Middletown

Event Dress Code: Costume

An epic Halloween dance, a massive pumpkin carving contest, a creepy car show and screening of Hocus Pocus are in your future in Middletown.

 Middletown, Ohio in the fall


Ruffles and Rust 

Butler County Fairgrounds

Don’t miss this traveling, eclectic boutique show with a vintage flair. The expo promises shoppers handcrafted items, home décor, boutique fashions and more.

Ruffles and Rust Expo Hamilton Ohio

Image: Ruffles and Rust


For a full list of fall events visit our Events Calendar.


Get ready for sweater weather and Halloween candy galore, and don't miss these amazing fall events!

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