2017 Fall Festivals

Details for all the events listed below can be found on our jam-packed calendar, along with hundreds of other family-friendly happenings!


Saturday, September 9

  • Blackstone Valley Carnival, Mendon (Thursday through Sunday) (details)
  • Sterling Fair and Carnival (details)

Sunday, September 10

  • Farms Day, Holliston (details)
  • Pet Rock Fest, Grafton (this is a Rock Fest for Pets, not a Festival for Pet Rocks!) (details)
  • St. Gabriel’s Harvest Fair, Upton (details)
  • 300th Anniversary Parade, Westborough (details)

Saturday, September 16

  • Day in the Park, Hopedale (details)
  • Farm to Table Festival, Mendon (through Sunday) (details)
  • Country Fest, Upton (details)
  • Celebrate Holliston (details)
  • Hopkinton Polyarts Festival (details)
  • Hopkinton Family Day (details)
  • Cracker Barrel Fair, Wrentham (Friday through Sunday) (details)

Sunday, September 17

  • Massachusetts Outdoor Expo, Sturbridge (details)

Saturday, September 23

  • The Happy Place Fun Festival, Mendon (details)
  • KidsFest at Wachusett, Princeton (through Sunday) (details)
  • West End Creamery Fall Festival and Corn Maze, Whitinsville (through Sunday) (details)

Sunday, Sept 24

  • Mendon’s 350th Anniversary Parade (details)
  • Harvest Fair, Holliston (details)

Saturday, September 30

  • Upton Heritage Day (details)
  • Teddy Bear Clinic and Touch-a-Truck, EcoTarium, Worcester (details)

Sunday, October 1

  • Quissett Hill Farm Festival, Mendon (details)
  • Apple Festival, Daniel’s Farmstead, Blackstone (details)
  • Medway Community Farm Fall Festival (details)

Saturday, October 7

  • Mendon Country Fair (details soon)
  • Octoberfest, Douglas (details soon)
  • Autumnfest, Woonsocket RI (through Monday) (details soon)

Sunday, October 8

  • Chestnut Hill Farm Harvest Festival, Southboro

Monday, October 9 (Columbus Day)

  • Heritage Day, Southboro

Saturday, October 14

  • Patriot Place Fall Harvest Celebration, Foxboro (details)
  • Harvest Festival, Franklin

Sunday, October 15

  • Medway PTO Pumpkin Fair

Saturday, October 21

  • Harvest Fest, Bellingham

Halloween Happenings!

We’re working on a separate list for local Halloween events! It includes:

  • Trunk-or-treats
  • Spooktaculars
  • Family-Friendly Haunted Houses
  • Haunted Hayrides
  • and more!

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What did we miss?

Email CK founder and Metrowest mom Sharon to let us know about a great festival we left off our list!