Harrisburg Fall Festivals – Sept & Oct 2019 PA Events

PA Renaissance Faire - Manheim, PA - Aug 3 to Oct 27, 2019
Mount Hope Estate plays host to hundreds of colorfully costumed characters, music, dancing and more, with over 90 stage shows daily, 20 Royal Kitchens, artisan merchants, and more take you back in time! 13 weekends of fun

Lancaster Craft Beer Fest - Lancaster, PA - Aug 24 to Aug 24, 2019
Two General Admission sessions for twice the fun! The beer garden is the block surrounding Lancaster Square and Binns Park. 30+ breweries and 70+ beers plus food court, vendors and live music.

Kipona Festival - Harrisburg, PA - Aug 31 to Sep 2, 2019
Over 100 years of Kipona at Riverfront Park & City Island. Native American Pow Wow, Festival of India, live music on two stages, arts & crafts vendors, wirewalkers, canoe races, crab cake eating contest, fireworks, food trucks, and more.

Hanover Chili Cook Off - Hanover, PA - Sep 1 to Sep 1, 2019
A day of award winning chili and music raising funds for local charities.

Schuylkill Wine Festival - Hegins, PA - Sep 1 to Sep 1, 2019
Local winery tasting, live entertainment, table decorating contest and more. Tickets are $12 (advanced) and $15 (gate). Admission includes wine tasting bracelet, glass, chance to win a wine basket

Dauphin County Jazz and Wine Festival - Harrisburg, PA - Sep 6 to Sep 8, 2019
National, regional and local jazz artists perform on two stages, plus Central PA’s top wineries and wine, craft and food vendors, all at Fort Hunter Park. Weekend passes are $50 in advance and $60 at the door (includes festival wine glass and 5 samples of wine).

York Fair - York, PA - Sep 6 to Sep 15, 2019
America’s first fair was held in the historic Old Town of York in 1765. Since then, it has grown to include live entertainment (including programming for the kids), concessions, fair Queen, contests in horticulture and agriculture, demolition derby, monster trucks and more!

Gettysburg Wine & Music Festival - Gettysburg, PA - Sep 7 to Sep 8, 2019
Live music, art, food and wines from 27 different PA wineries. Located at the Gateway Gettysburg Complex.

Denver Fair - Denver, PA - Sep 10 to Sep 14, 2019
Head to Denver Memorial Park for free entertainment, contests, agricultural and animal exhibits, crafts, rides, and more! Since 1981.

Milton Harvest Festival - Milton, PA - Sep 13 to Sep 21, 2019
A tradition since 1977. Parades, pageant, 28 mile bike race, scarecrow contests, 5K run, arts &crafts.

Fort Hunter Day - Harrisburg, PA - Sep 15 to Sep 15, 2019
Enjoy a free annual fall festival at Fort Hunter with tons of activities for kids plus arts & crafts, food, live music, quilt displays, pony rides, hay rides, and carriage rides and more!

Appalachian Brewing Company Oktoberfest - Harrisburg, PA - Sep 15 to Oct 5, 2019
A celebration of German-style food, beer, and music

Central Pennsylvania Crab, Beer and Wine Festival - Camp Hill, PA - Sep 21 to Sep 21, 2019
Enjoy artisan beer and wine from Central PA breweries and wineries, plus delicious steamed Harbor House crab and BBQ, and listen to live music. A portion of all proceeds benefit the Central PA Food Bank. 21+ only.

Millheim Oktoberfest - Spring Mills, PA - Sep 21 to Sep 21, 2019
Live music, dancing, food and beer from Elk Creek, held at the Fire Company’s grounds. Proceeds go to the Millheim Fire Company.

Celtic Craic Music Fest - Harrisburg, PA - Sep 21 to Sep 21, 2019
A halfway to St Patrick’s Day celebration that raises mone for United Methodist Home for Children and Veteran’s Promise PA. 3 stages of music for 11 bands, Irish & Scottish dancers, bagpipers, beer, wine, food, Irish vendors, activities for children, and more!

Wurst.Oktoberfest.Ever - Middletown, PA - Sep 21 to Sep 21, 2019
All the wursts on the grill, plus beer, pretzel flights, German music, and no cover charge!

Pippinfest - Fairfield, PA - Sep 28 to Sep 29, 2019
Community yard sale, drive-in car show, swap meet, quilt show, pottery display, food, music and more. Free admission and free parking.

Cork & Pork - Harrisburg, PA - Sep 28 to Sep 29, 2019
BBQ and wine, plus live music. Free admission, food and drinks are a la carte.

Fall Harvest Festival - Halifax, PA - Sep 28 to Sep 29, 2019
Held at Armstrong Valley Vineyards (the historic Robert Armstrong property), enjoy wine tastings from three wineries, tour the cellars, enjoy music and more.

Celebrate Wildwood - Harrisburg, PA - Sep 29 to Sep 29, 2019
Celebrate Wildwood Park with something for everyone – interact with those involved in the park’s three ongoing wildlife initiatives, paint a pumpkin, stuff a scarecrow, enjoy caramel apples, run in the free 5k walk/run, and more

Carlisle Barracks Oktoberfest - Carlisle, PA - Oct 4 to Oct 6, 2019
Carnival, food and arts & crafts fair. Carnival tickets are $1 or 40 tickets for $35. There is also an unlimited rides band that lets you go till you drop. An assortment of festival food is available for purchase.The event is organized by Army, Morale, Welfare & Recreation, which has been hosting the festival at Carlisle Barracks since 2008.

Keystone Classic BBQ Contest - Harrisburg, PA - Oct 4 to Oct 5, 2019
The Grand Champion must excel at Chicken, Pork Ribs, Pork (Shoulder or Boston Butt), and Brisket to be worthy of the crown – and prizes are available in each individual category as well.

Bridge Bust - Columbia, PA - Oct 5 to Oct 5, 2019
An arts and crafts festival on Veterans Memorial Bridge, which stretches across the Susquehanna River. Enjoy nearly 300 vendors, plus delicious food and beverage and amazing views of the river.

The National Apple Harvest Festival - Biglerville, PA - Oct 5 to Oct 13, 2019
50+ years of food, crafts and music on the first two weekends in October. Orchard tours, petting zoo, craftsmen demonstrations, antique cars, crafts, live music and more. Held at the South Mountain Fairgrounds.

Fall Fest at Flinchbaugh’s - Hellam, PA - Oct 5 to Oct 26, 2019
Oct 5, 12, 14 (Columbus Day), 19 and 26 from 10am-4:00pm Join them at the farm to celebrate the great fall harvest with your family and friends. Make new memories as you pick your own pumpkins and apples, take a wagon ride or challenge yourself in our 5 acre Corn Maze. Activities Open during Fall Fest: Free admission fee to the farm Pick-Your-Own Pumpkin Patch – pumpkins vary by size $2-10 Moon-landing Corn Maze (5acres) – $7 per adult, $5 per child Pick-Your-Own Apples – $22 (20+ lb large bag) $12 (11lb medium bag) $8 (6lb small bag) – picking variety varies by weekend Pumpkin Painting – $5 includes pumpkin & painting Wagon Rides – $2 per rider Live Music Straw Bale Jungle Gym – free Face Painting Trike Bikes – free Games – free Kids activities – free Food Concessions and Treats available For more details, please call us at the Farm Market (717)-252-2540 or visit our website.

Pennsboro Pumpkin Fest - Enola, PA - Oct 12 to Oct 13, 2019
Held at Adams-Ricci Park. Car show on Saturday, plus craft vendors, games, inflatables, contests, food and entertainment.

Harvest Day - New Oxford, PA - Oct 26 to Oct 26, 2019
Parade, kids activities, crafts, food and more!