By Cristi McKee | Photo: Blaz Photo
Fall is here, and the Tallahassee community is pulling out all the stops this season to celebrate. Check out these fall festival events here in town, and in local communities, to go to this season.
Bradfordville Family Festival — Bradfordville First Baptist Church will be hosting their annual Family Festival on October 27, 2019, from 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. This family-friendly event will include trunk-or-treat for the kids, carnival games, pony rides, and a hot dog dinner. All are invited!
Havana Annual Pumpkin Festival — On October 14, 2019, head on over to Havana, FL, to their annual pumpkin festival and pick your very own pumpkins. From 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., there will be pony rides, pumpkin picking, a doggie costume contest, and more. Entry is $3.00 per adult and $2.00 per child.
Halloween Howl at the Tallahassee Museum — This year’s Halloween Howl at the Tallahassee Museum, which will be held on October 25, 2019, and October 26, 2019, from 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m., will be “spooktacular.” An event for all ages, there will be trick-or-treating, “haunted” trails, a costume contest, prizes, and more. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $12 for children for non-members, and $13 for adults, and $10 for children (over 3 years of age) for Museum Members.
Fall Family Festival at Goodwood Museum & Gardens — Goodwood Museum & Gardens is hosting their Fall Family Festival on October 27, 2019, from 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. on location. With free admission, this family-focused event will feature hayrides, cookies and lemonade, costumes, crafts, and more.
3rd Annual Tallahassee Oktoberfest — Hosted by Township, this year’s annual Tallahassee Oktoberfest will be held on October 5, 2019, from 2:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Featuring “German style / Oktoberfest beers from many of the local breweries,” VIP tickets cost $45, and general admission tickets cost $35. RSVP to this event and share with friends and family on Facebook, here.
Artistry Dance Alliance’s 4th Annual Autumn Festival — On Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 11:00 a,m. – 3:00 p.m., the community is invited by the Junior and Intermediate Companies of Artistry Dance Alliance to join them for the 4th annual Autumn Festival, held at the Northside Community Center. With bounce houses, food trucks, local vendors, and face painting, this family-friendly event can be RSVP’d to on Facebook, here.
Canterfield of Tallahassee Inaugural Fall Festival — Canterfield of Tallahassee, Tallahassee’s newest assisted living facility, is welcoming all Tallahassee residents to their first annual fall festival from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. There will be trunk or treat, best family friendly costume contest, hay rides, and more. For more information, call 850-900-5500.
Esposito Garden Center Fall Festival — Featuring a petting zoo, trolley rides, a costume contest, food and drinks, and exclusive deals on plants at the Garden Center, this fall festival will be held on October 5 from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. For more information, visit Esposito’s website.
Fall Festival + Pumpkin Patch at Southern Hill Farms — Drive on over to Clermont, Florida, for Southern Hill Farms’ 4th annual Fall Festival + Pumpkin Patch events. Their patch is open Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. from October 5th-November 3rd., and their music and activities are available on the weekends.