19 Fall Festivals In America That You Need To Add To Your Fall Bucket List

There’s a reason everyone loves fall, and it’s not simply because of the amazing and vibrant fall foliage coloring the American landscape. Fall means cooler temperatures and cozy sweaters, nights around a bonfire and days at a pumpkin patch. And weekends full of delightful and charming fall festivals. These popular fests happen all around the country, and celebrate the season in the most joyful of ways. Hayrides, corn mazes, barrel trains, classic games, live music, and tons of pumpkin-spiced treats; fall festivals are good, old-fashioned fun, and they’re something we all love and look forward to each year. Over the next several weeks, fall festivals will be happening all over the country, in the smallest towns and the biggest cities. Today we’re sharing some of the most spectacular and superlative fall festivals in America — fests that include 800-pound pumpkin regattas and thousands of hand-carved jack-o’-lanterns. As you’re planning your autumn bucket list, be sure to add some of the following festivals to your lineup; these events really showcase the fall autumnal spirit we all have here in America!

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Fall is an absolutely glorious time of year here in the U.S., and these festivals are an exuberant celebration of the season. Experience the annual festivals that not only put these American towns on the map, but also offer a warm and welcoming invitation for all to come and participate in their beloved, time-honored traditions.

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