Denver Fall Festivals – Fall 2023 CO Events

Lafayette Peach Festival - Lafayette, CO - Aug 19 to Aug 19, 2023
Annual Peach Festival centers around world famous all natural Palisade, Colorado peaches. Enjoy peach pies, peach cobbler and peach smoothies. Food vendors, crafters, antique dealers along with some of the finest artists from the Front Range and Western States will be showcased. Children’s activities in 2 locations.

Colorado Springs Comic Con - Colorado Springs, CO - Aug 25 to Aug 27, 2023
Celebrity guests, cosplay, artists, photo ops and more. Held in the former Sears location at the Chapel Hills Mall in Colorado Springs.

Nan Desu Kan - Denver, CO - Sep 1 to Sep 3, 2023
A 3-Day Japanese Culture Convention! Experience traditional Japanese arts, anime, cosplay, gaming, shopping, nusic, dance, voice actors, competitions, charity, and so much more! NDK. Since 1997.

Windsor Harvest Festival - Windsor, CO - Sep 2 to Sep 4, 2023
3-day event with live entertainment, arts & crafts, amusement rides, concerts, hot air balloon, fireworks and more.

Highland Ranch Pioneer Days - Highlands Ranch, CO - Sep 8 to Sep 9, 2023
Come celebrate your community’s heritage at the mansion! This event features historical reenactments, black smithing, pottery, Indian fry bread, a petting zoo, a real chuck wagon, livestock displays, and more. Hay rack rides will provide views of the ranch not typically seen by the public. Tours of the mansion will be held throughout the event.

Arvada Harvest Festival - Arvada, CO - Sep 8 to Sep 10, 2023
A local harvest event with food fair, parades and kid’s zone. Since 1925.

Scotfest - Estes Park, CO - Sep 8 to Sep 10, 2023
The Longs Peak Scottish-Irish Highland Festival includes Scottish athletic competition as well as Celtic music and dance.

Lafayette Brew Fest - Lafayette, CO - Sep 9 to Sep 9, 2023
Beer sampling, wine for sale, food and live music. Free admission with beer tickets by 4oz pour.

Artwalk - Longmont, CO - Sep 9 to Sep 9, 2023
This free arts festival takes place in Downtown Longmont. Enjoy visual, musical and performing arts as you stroll the streets of Longmont.

Colorado Artfest - Castle Rock, CO - Sep 9 to Sep 10, 2023
A juried fine arts show with artists from all around the country, plus continual live main state entertainment, interactive kids exhibits, food and beverage offerings and so much more in downtown Castle Rock.

Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festivals - Aurora, CO - Sep 14 to Sep 16, 2023
Find a variety of sewing, quilting, needle and craft supply exhibits, plus make n’ takes and door prizes.

Denver Jazz Festival - Denver, CO - Sep 15 to Sep 18, 2023
Three days of world-class music held in the Mile-High City of Denver, Colorado and expecting a record crowd of over 600 dancers and listeners.

Denver Beer Week - Denver, CO - Sep 15 to Sep 23, 2023
Annual beer festival, with all things beer and more than 100 beer-related events across Denver with tap takeovers, beer tappings, meet the brewers event, beer & food pairings and more, culminating with the Great American Beer Festival, where more than 3,800 beers from 800 US breweries will be available.

Schuhplattlers Denver Kickers Oktoberfest - Golden, CO - Sep 15 to Sep 17, 2023
A 3-day Oktoberfest event featuring live music, a kids area with fun activities, a delicious menu of traditional Bavarian food, an online raffle with proceeds supporting Denver Kickers programming, and more.

Highlands Ranch Oktoberfest and 5K - Highlands Ranch, CO - Sep 16 to Sep 16, 2023
Authentic German food, Paulaner beer, live entertainment, kids games, Dachshund races and a 5K/100 yard dash, and fireworks. There is lots of German food, music, and great beers. Event runs from 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm.

Castle Rock Oktoberfest - Castle Rock, CO - Sep 16 to Sep 16, 2023
Beer, food, and live music to welcome fall. Kids will enjoy the bounce house, face painting, petting zoo, pony rides and fun zone rides. Location: Wilcox Square, Castle Rock, CO 80104

Summerset Festival - Littleton, CO - Sep 16 to Sep 16, 2023
One of South Jeffco’s largest community events to help support local Foothills Parks & Recreation District. A fun and exciting lineup of local food and culture, family fun, kids activity fair, business and craft expo, car show, craft beer tasting and more.

Great American Beer Festival - Denver, CO - Sep 21 to Sep 23, 2023
A public tasting event and private competition at the Colorado Convention Center. They bill the event as the largest collection of U.S. beer ever served.

Downtown Boulder’s Fall Fest - Boulder, CO - Sep 22 to Sep 24, 2023
This 3-day autumn festival features local food, micro-brews, music, children’s entertainment and activities and featuring Firefly Handmade Markets all along the historic Pearl Street Mall.

Denver Oktoberfest - Denver, CO - Sep 22 to Oct 1, 2022
Two weekends. Larimer Street in Denver’s Historic Ballpark Neighborhood is transformed for two weekends in September for this celebration of German culture. Over 250,000 people attend Oktoberfest Denver annually. Entertainment includes stein hoisting, long dog derby, keg bowling, Dashustlehoff 5K, bratwurst eating contest, costume contest and live music. Location: 20th and Larimer, Denver CO

Autumn Gold Brats and Beer - Estes Park, CO - Sep 23 to Sep 24, 2023
Annual festival with bratwurst, beer and live music. It is a family friendly event with face painting, corn bag toss, bouncing room, soap bubbles and rides in antique cars and a fire engine. Raffle tickets are $100 each with a grand prize of $10,000. Festival happens in Bond Park. Sunrise Rotary has been organizing this event since 1995.

Pints in the Park and Chili on the Divide Cookoff - Elizabeth, CO - Sep 23 to Sep 23, 2023
Featuring craft beers & Colorado wines, chili cookoff, and a cornhole tournament

OktoBREWfest - Greeley, CO - Sep 29 to Sep 30, 2023
Once known as The Greeley Oktoberfest, OktoBREWfest changed its name in 2013 to reflect the focus on specialty brews, VIP tasting tent and expanded musical entertainment. But the same German traditions will still take place. Event kicks off Friday evening with brats, beer, games and a free concert. Huge children’s area on Saturday along with more music, food and specialty beer. Stein lifting, pie eating, volleyball and life size beer pong contests.

Longmont Oktoberfest - Longmont, CO - Sep 29 to Sep 30, 2023
Left Hand Brewing hosts this annual Oktoberfest. Attendees can expect great brews, live music, and tasty local food vendors every evening with special Oktoberfest-themed activities and all-day music line-ups on both Saturday and Sunday.

Oktobeerfest at LCHope - Broomfield, CO - Sep 29 to Sep 30, 2023
Craft beer, German food, kids’ games, 50/50 raffle and polka dancing! Fundraiser to support community outreach ministries.

Paws in the Park - Longmont, CO - Oct 7 to Oct 7, 2023
Annual dog walk and festival benefiting the Longmont Humane Society.

Choctoberfest - Aurora, CO - Oct 7 to Oct 7, 2023
Indulge in chocolate at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds with events for all ages.

Thornton Harvest Fest - Thornton, CO - Oct 7 to Oct 7, 2023