Funtober Fall Festivals

Fall Pennsylvania Festivals in 2014

We currently have listed dates for more than 40 fall festivals in PA in 2014. That is more than we have in most other states. So if you live in or near Philadelphia or Pittsburgh, you are in luck. There is probably a number of things to do this autumn that you can pack into your calendar. If you don’t find the right food or beer festival for your taste on this list, don’t forget to also check out the celebrations of Oktoberfest in PA. There are now quite a few German festival options on that list as well. If we are missing any festivals, please let us know!

September 2014:
Taste of Hamburg-er – Hamburg, PA - August 30, 2014
Polish American Festival – Doylestown, PA - Aug 30 – Sept 1 & Sept 6-7, 2014
Northern Appalachian Folk Festival – Indiana, PA – September 5-6, 2014
Lancaster Craft Beer Fest – Lancaster, PA – September 6, 2014
Chili Pepper Festival – Bowers, PA - September 5-6, 2014
Green-Dreher-Sterling Fair – Newfoundland, PA - August 26 – September 1, 2014
Newtown Beerfest – Newtown Borough, PA – September 20, 2014
Kennett Square Mushroom Festival – Kennett Square, PA – September 6-7, 2014
New Bethlehem Peanut Butter Festival – New Bethlehem, PA – September 19-21, 2014
Ebensburg Potato Fest – Edensburg, PA – September 27, 2014
Made in America Music Festival – Philadelphia, PA – August 30-31, 2014
Haverford Music Festival – Havertown, PA – September 6, 2014
Pennsylvania Endless Mountains Fiber Festival – Harford, PA – September 6-7, 2014
Taste of Dormont – Dormont, PA – September 13, 2014
Peddler’s Village Scarecrow Festival – Lahaska, PA – September 20-21, 2014
Gettysburg Wine & Music Festival – Gettysburg, PA – September 6-7, 2014
Schuylkill Wine Festival – Hegins, PA – August 31, 2014
Autumn Leaf Festival - Clarion, PA – September 20-28, 2014
Pocono Garlic Festival – Shawnee, PA – Aug 30-31, 2014
Downingtown FallFest – Downingtown, PA – September 28, 2014
Bensalem Fall Festival – Bensalem, PA – September 27, 2014
Milton Harvest Festival – Milton, PA – September 5-20, 2014
Lake Augusta Wine and Brew Festival – Lake Augusta, PA – September 20, 2014
Bloomsburg Fair – Bloomsburg, PA – September 20-27, 2014
Pippinfest – Fairfield, PA - September 27-28, 2014
Market Street Festival – Selinsgrove, PA - September 27, 2014
McCoole’s Fall Beer Festival – Quakertown, PA – September 20, 2014

October 2014:
PA Sweet Potato Festival – Stewartstown, PA – October 4, 2014
King of Prussia Beerfest Royale – King of Prussia, PA – October 2 & 4, 2014
Pennsylvania Apple ‘n Cheese Festival – Canton, PA – October 4-5, 2014
Head of the Schuylkill Regatta – Philadelphia, PA – October 25-26, 2014
Bedford’s Fall Foliage Festival, PA – Bedford, PA – October 4-5 & 11-12, 2014
Autumn Timber Festival – Shawnee on Delaware, PA – October 11-12, 2014
Hay Creek Apple Festival – Berks County, PA – October 11-12, 2014
Waterville Apple Butter Festival – Waterville, PA – October 11-12, 2014
The National Apple Harvest Festival – Arendstville, PA – October 4-5 & 11-12, 2014
Franklin Applefest – Franklin, PA – October 3-5, 2014
Houston Pumpkin Festival – Houston, PA – October 10-12, 2014
Bethlehem Harvest Festival – Bethlehem, PA – October 11, 2014
Midtown Village Fall Festival – Philadelphia, PA – October 4, 2014
Stroudsburg Harvest Festival – Stroudsburg, PA – October 11-12, 2014
Pennsboro Pumpkin Fest – Enola, PA – October 11-12, 2014
Apple & Pumpkin Festival 2014 - Monhongahela, PA – October 10-13, 2014
Sullivan County Fall Festival – Forksville, PA – October 11-12, 2014
Easton Garlic Fest – Easton, PA – October 4-5, 2014
Cheltenham Community Harvest Festival – Elkins Park, PA – October 11, 2014
Johnny Appleseed Festival – Sheffield, PA – October 10-12, 2014
River City Festival – Philadelphia, PA – October 11, 2014
First Glance Film Festival – Philadelphia, PA – October 17-19, 2014
Terror Film Festival – Philadelphia, PA – October 20 – November 1, 2014
Philadelphia Film Festival – Philadelphia, PA – October 16-26, 2014
TASTE Philadelphia Festival of Food, Wine and Spirits – Philadelphia, PA – October 18-20, 2014
Rotary Harvest & Wine Festival – Tunkhannock, PA – October 11, 2014
Confluence PumpkinFest – Confluence, PA – October 3-5, 2014
New Oxford Harvest Day – New Oxford, PA – October 25, 2014
Greater Northeast Philadelphia beerfest – Philadelphia, PA – October 18, 2014
5th annual Pumpkin Festival – The Institute Bar – Philadelphia, PA – October 4, 2014
Pumpkin Smash – City Tap House – Philadelphia, PA – October 12, 2014

Rotorfest – West Chester, PA – October 11-12, 2014
America’s only all-helicopter air show. A 2-day air show & community festival featuring music, food, crafters, kids activities, and a variety of commercial, military, and privately owned rotary-winged aircraft.
Location: The American Helicopter Museum & Education Center, Brandywine Airport, (Airport code: KOQN), 1220 Amercian Boulevard, West Chester, (Chester County), Pa. 19380
610-436-9600

Fall festivals in Pennsylvania where we don’t yet have 2013 dates here:

Schuylkill BrewFest – Pottsville, PA
Turning Leaf Fall Festival – Boyertown, PA
Country Fall Festival – Zelienople, PA
Grape Pumpkin Festival – Littlestown, PA – Last Year’s Dates: September 29-30, October 6-7, 2012
Knoebels Three Ponds Fall Harvest Wine Festival – Elysburg, PA – Last Year’s Date: October 20, 2012
Hickory Apple Festival – Hickory, PA – Last Year’s Dates: October 6-7, 2012
Mt. Nittany Winery Harvest Festival – Centre Hall, PA – Last Year’s Date: October 20, 2012
Beaver Fall Festival – Beaver, PA
Knoebels Three Ponds Fall Harvest Wine Festival – Elysburg, PA

Find other fun things to do in Pennsylvania in October:

Oktoberfest in Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Corn Mazes
Pennsylvania Ghost Tours
Haunted Houses in Pennsylvania
Pumpkin Patches in Pennsylvania

4 COMMENTS

    • This is definitely on the list of things that we want to do! Things get busy as Halloween approaches though so we’ll try to get it done this year.

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