Find a New York fall festival to attend in 2021. Our events calendar for September, October and November 2021 has things to do across New York including activities in New York City, Albany, Rochester, Syracuse, and Buffalo. Our list includes festivals celebrating the local harvest, food, music, beer, Oktoberfest and more.
At this point we have checked for 2020 dates on all events. Some websites were still holding off on releasing a date, whereas other websites had not been updated at all for this year.
All events showing 2020 dates need to be verified to confirm that changes to the schedule were not made by the organizers after publication here, due to COVID-19. We do not run these events, and would hate for anyone to go out of their way only to find the event had been canceled after releasing a date. Please click through to the event website to confirm! Be safe and have a great fall!
Livingston County Fair at Caldonia - Caledonia, NY - Jan 1 to Oct 5, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Third of three fair weekends held each year, the Harvest Bounty Fall Fair celebrates the harvest with agricultural and horticultural contests, wine and craft beer tastings, music, vendors, wagon rides, raffle baskets and more.
Long Island Fair - Old Bethpage, NY - Jan 1 to Sep 29, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Contests and competitions including poetry, corn husking, competitive exhibits, and more. Children’s activities include races, games, farmer for a day, and more. All kinds of fair food is available. Located at the Old Bethpage Village Restoration. Free parking with free shuttle, head to 48S Service Road, just off exit 48 of the Long Island Expressway (follow signs and attendant directions).
Albacon - Albany, NY - Jan 1 to Sep 15, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Albacon is a gathering of fans and creators of science fiction, fantasy, games, anime, web comics and pretty much anything geek related. They are not limited to literature but include movies, games, costumes, and almost anything else you can think of. Come for one day or all weekend. There will be panel discussions, art exhibits, dealers, interviews, films, games, readings, autographs! Plus lots of just hanging out with other people who share your interests and individual discussions. Hed at the Ramada Plaza in Albany.
Sy-Con - Syosset, NY - Jan 1 to Sep 14, 2019
(This event is every other year, and will be back in 2021.) Sy-Con is Syosset Library’s biennial pop culture convention that bring the excitement of a large-scale comic convention to your neighborhood. Hear from special gust speakers, check out Artists Alley, workshops and crafts, contests, gaming and photo ops.
Columbia County Fair - Chatham, NY - Jan 1 to Sep 2, 2019
The 180th annual fair has been canceled for 2020, look for its return in 2021. Normally: Get ready for six days of fun through Labor Day in Chatham, New York with all your fair favorites as well as new entertainment that will fill the stages, exhibit buildings, barns, midway and grandstand.
Schaghticoke Fair - Schaghticoke, NY - Jan 1 to Sep 7, 2020
Canceled for 2020, look for its return in 2021. Normally: Annual event showcasing the best that Rensselaer County residents and agriculture have to offer. Building after building will be bursting with vegetables, fruits, animals, antiques, baked goods and homemade crafts.
Buffalo German Fest - Cheektowaga, NY - Jan 1 to Sep 1, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: A two day festival to celebrate German culture. They will sell German food and beer. Kinder Park Family Fun area for children to enjoy and shopping in the Vendor Marketplatz, plus live music. Sponsored by the Federation of German-American Societies.
Bierhaus Oktoberfest - New York, NY - Jan 1 to Sep 19, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. They also have a “Halfway to Oktoberfest” party scheduled for April 2021. Normally: Bierhaus NYC celebrates Oktoberfest with Steuben Parade parties and celebrity keg tapping / dirndl contests.
Macedon Center Lumberjack Festival - Macedon, NY - Jan 1 to Sep 8, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Amateur Lumberjack competition on Saturday includes log rolling, two-man cross cut, buck saw, chain saw, log chop and fire starting. Sunday is the pro competition with ax throwing, hot saw, two man crosscut, spring board and more. Also has Lumberjack pancake breakfast, petting zoo with pony rides, craft and collectibles sale. Held at the Firemenâ€™s Field on Canandaigua Road. Parking is free and handicapped accessible. Admission is only $3.00 for adults, $2.00 for sr. citizens, $1.00 for kids 6-14 and 5 and under are free. It is sponsored by the Macedon Center Fire Dept. and the Macedon Center United Methodist Church.
Great Cortland Pumpkinfest - Cortland, NY - Jan 1 to Oct 6, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Something for everyone includes crafters, children’s games, entertainment, food, tractors, hay rides, pumpkins and lots of displays and exhibits. Held annually at Courthouse Park near downtown Cortland, New York.
Newark Valley Apple Festival - Newark Valley, NY - Jan 1 to Oct 6, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Event includes apple everything with kids activities, great food, crafts, wagon rides, and gift shop. See demonstrations of cider pressing, blacksmithing, cooking, spinning, candle dipping and live music and dance fun.
Halloween Harvest Festival - Long Island City, NY - Jan 1 to Oct 26, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: A free harvest festival held at Socrates Sculpture Park. Past years included theme specific activities and performances, plus Socrates Halloween traditions like spooky costume and art making, face painting, costume contest and more.
Wayne County Fair - Palmyra, NY - Aug 9 to Aug 14, 2021
Demo derby, live entertainment, agricultural exhibits and more
Erie County Fair - Hamburg, NY - Aug 11 to Aug 22, 2021
The Erie County Agricultural Society sponsors the Erie County Fair, which is held annually and intended to promote and showcase the community’s agricultural traditions, talents, diversity and heritage. Since 1820.
Grahamsville Little World’s Fair - Grahamsville, NY - Aug 13 to Aug 15, 2021
The Grahamsville Little World’s Fair is the longest running independent fair in New York, offering three days of old-fashioned family fun, including agricultural and livestock exhibits and contests, daily entertainment including live music and demonstrations, rides for all ages, an array of great food, games, vendors, and a whole lot more! Admission includes free parking, access to exhibits and contests, and free entertainment!
AniBash - Rochester, NY - Aug 14 to Aug 15, 2021
Held in Seneca County Park in the Longhouse Shelter near the zoo
Delaware County Fair - Walton, NY - Aug 16 to Aug 21, 2021
The Delaware County Fair in Walton, NY is the largest agricultural fair in the region and has something for everyone. Over 80,000 people flock to the six day spectacular to enjoy local events, shows, contests, rides, cuisine and more. If you’re looking for family friendly local events, go ahead and mark Delaware County Fair down on your calendar for family fun and excitement!
Herkimer County Fair - Frankfort, NY - Aug 17 to Aug 22, 2021
The Fair began in 1841 as the Herkimer County Agricultural Society, and presently the Fair attendance exceeds 70,000 in the 6 day fair with Gillette Shows (the carnival that began in 1958) still an important part of the fair.
Altamont Fair - Altamont, NY - Aug 17 to Aug 22, 2021
Celebrating more than 125 years of fun for the whole family
The Great New York State Fair - Syracuse, NY - Aug 20 to Sep 6, 2021
Always plenty of entertainment on seven stages plus lots of competitions, crafts, food, and fun, including a full carnival, midway and rides. The nation’s first state fair, since 1841.
Washington County Fair - Greenwich, NY - Aug 23 to Aug 29, 2021
The fair brings together the best of everything, including live entertainment, 4-H Displays, food, music, great rides and more animals than anywhere else
Trumansburg Fair - Trumansburg, NY - Aug 24 to Aug 29, 2021
Germania Oktoberfest - Poughkeepsie, NY - Sep 10 to Sep 12, 2021
Always the weekend after Labor Day. Held at the Germania Festival Grounds. Delicious German foods, Munich beers, baked goods, children’s activities, dancers and singers.
Steuben Parade - New York, NY - Sep 18, 2021
The German-American Steuben Parade of New York marches with German-American groups from around the country. Greeting ceremony on Friday. Parade starts at noon and goes from 68th street to 86th Street. The Oktoberfest in Central Park follows the parade. Location: Central Park, New York, NY
Canaseraga Fall Harvest Festival - Canaseraga, NY - Sep 18 to Sep 19, 2021
Enjoy a weekend of local musicians and entertainers with lots of food and craft vendor. Plenty of family fun.
Sharon Springs Harvest Festival - Sharon Springs, NY - Sep 18 to Sep 19, 2021
The annual Sharon Springs Harvest Festival is one of the biggest draws in Upstate New York. Thousands of visitors come to Sharon Springs, spurred on by fond memories of past festivals as well as a loving loyalty to this quaint village. Tons of vendors and crafters will be on display throughout the Village featuring all types of locally sourced products that ranged from alpaca wool to maple syrup to homemade soap and to hand-crafted jewelry. It also features displays and demonstrations, entertainment, free horse-drawn carriage rides through the Village, a children’s play area, pony rides, lots of food, and more! The Harvest Festival hours on Saturday, September 18th are from 10 AM to 5 PM and Sunday, September 19th from 10 AM to 4 PM. The Sharon Springs Harvest Festival is sponsored by the Sharon Springs Chamber of Commerce.
Adirondack Balloon Fest - Queensbury, NY - Sep 23 to Sep 26, 2021
Craft fair, balloons and rides, and more
We know that you want current events. But we don’t always have dates for every event for the current year. We leave those events with their link here so that you can look for the new dates yourself. We hope you don’t mind!
End of Summer Midnight Cruise - New York, NY - Sep 15, 2018
Enjoy a midnight cruise to celebrate the end of summer! Three levels of partying, plus an outdoor lounge, cash bars and cash buffet, all on a yacht departing from SkyPort Marina on the East River. 21+, dress to impress.
Oktoberfest in Cold Spring - Cold Spring, NY - Sep 29 to Sep 30, 2018
Zombie 5k at Six Flags Great Escape - Queensbury, NY - Sep 29, 2018
Goal 1: Don’t Die. Goal 2: Cross the finish line. This 5k, you’re not just racing the clock, you’re running from bloodthirsty zombies! They’ll be trying to take your life (flag belt on your waist with three flags, indicating three “lives”). And it’s not all death-defying running through a theme park, it’s also a fundraiser for the American Red Cross – so do good and have fun all at once!
NYC Unicycle Festival - New York, NY - Aug 29 to Sep 1, 2019
Enjoy 4 days of one wheeled madness. See public shows, take your turn in a learn-to-ride area, watch unicycle hockey and unicycle basketball, a trails course and workshops. See some of the country’s top competitors, mountain and off road riders and circus performers in action.
Brothers of Mercy Oktoberfest 5K Run/Walk - Clarence, NY - Sep 6, 2019
5K Nature Run & Walk is a fundraiser to support the Brothers of Mercy mission. There is also beer, food, dancing and musical entertainment by the Auslanders between 5:30 PM and 10 PM. Cost is between $10 and $25.
Oktoberfest NY - Irondequoit, NY - Sep 6 to Sep 14, 2019
Their annual Oktoberfest party at Camp Eastman along Lake Ontario with two weekends of live music and special children’s activities. Tickets are $8. Children under six are free when accompanied by adult.
Chuseok Korean Moon Festival - Flushing, NY - Sep 7 to Sep 8, 2019
Celebrating South Korean culture, and riding the globally popular Korean Wave of pop culture, this event features musical entertainment with K-pop performances, Korean products, food vendors, and more! Free with $10 parking.
NYS Morgan Horse Society’s Annual Regional Horse Show - Syracuse, NY - Sep 11 to Sep 14, 2019
59th annual regional horse show for the New York State Morgan Horse Society. Host to the NY Stallion Service Sweepstakes, NY Futurity, Dressage, Western Dressage, Ranch Horse and Performance Classes over four days
Oktoberfest New York - New York, NY - Sep 13 to Oct 20, 2019
Watermark NY (Pier 15), located in Lower Manhattan on Friday through Sunday for three weekends. Admission is free with two hour beer tasting for $60. Come enjoy the games, food, beer, and entertainment!
Irish 2000 Festival - Ballston Spa, NY - Sep 13 to Sep 14, 2019
Plenty of Irish music on the stages of the Saratoga County Fairgrounds.
Niagara Falls Blues Festival - Bergholz, NY - Sep 13 to Sep 14, 2019
Free blues festival in downtown Niagara Falls, with the stage only 1000 feet from the Falls! Held on Old Falls Street.
Warrensburgh Farmers Market – Apple Festival - Warrensburgh, NY - Sep 13, 2019
Come out for the 6th Annual Apple Festival at the Warrensburgh Riverfront Farmers’ Market from 3pm to 6pm. Enjoy food vendors with local apples, cider and cider doughnuts, Apple Dessert Contest, and kids activities.
NYPA Wildlife Festival at Utica Zoo - Utica, NY - Sep 14, 2019
A free, one day festival at the Utica Zoo with face painting, music, food, magic, animal shows and more!
Hamburg Oktoberfest - Hamburg, NY - Sep 14, 2019
German beer, wine and food along with live German music, dancing and the German car show. Music by the German American Musicians. Location: Memorial Park on Lake Street, Hamburg, NY 14075
Oktoberfest of Peekskill - Putnam Valley, NY - Sep 14 to Sep 15, 2019
Get your polka on with great music, great German food and beer, and entertainment
Hudson River Craft Beer Festival - Beacon, NY - Sep 14, 2019
Sample over 180 releases from some of America’s best craft breweries down at Riverfront Park, while enjoying live music, local vendors, and delicious food!
Troy on Tap Beer Festival - Troy, NY - Sep 14, 2019
Come enjoy over 120 beers from some of America’s best craft breweries, plus live music, fun activities, local vendors, and food
New York Oyster Week - New York City, NY - Sep 18 to Sep 28, 2019
Since 2012, New York has celebrated Oyster Week with oyster producers, restaurants, consumers and more. Miami and Philadelphia have since joined in the fun. Hit up elite oyster destinations to enjoy delicious oysters presented by passionate chefs, and raise awareness and funds for non-profit partners who work to preserve oyster habitats.
Treadwell Park Oktoberfest - New York, NY - Sep 20 to Oct 11, 2019
Germany is famous for their amazing beers, and now you can experience them at Treadwell Park. Purchase one of their select offerings listed in the Oktoberfest passport, and receive a stamp to get started. Once you’ve completed your “tour” of Germany with stamps for all beers in the passport — receive a complimentary 32oz stein of Oktoberfest to keep!
Oinktoberfest - Clarence, NY - Sep 20 to Sep 22, 2019
Longest continuously running BBQ contest in NY. A KCBS sanctioned Competition Saturday, a Whole Hog Competition, Outdoor Cooking Contest and the Rib Oink-Off on Sunday and an Awards Ceremony following the contests both days.
Oktoberfest in Central Park - New York, NY - Sep 21, 2019
German brews and food, live music, and more, the same day as the Steuban Parade.
Oktoberfest of Tonawanda - Tonawanda, NY - Sep 21, 2019
Held at Niagara Community Park, with German music, food, beer tent and more!
Reichenbach Hall - New York, NY - Sep 21, 2019
200 seats in a 5000 sq foot hall in Midtown, with games, German food and beer, and music. They kick off festivities with the tapping of the Ceremonial Oktoberfest Keg and the opening party does not stop until this keg taps out. *This restaurant is like Oktoberfest year round, but when we find special events (live music etc) we add them to our fall calendar for you to head over and enjoy!
Nipomo’s Oktoberfest - Buffalo, NY - Sep 21, 2019
10 am to 4pm at the Nipomo Regional Park. Kids activities galore, games, live music, local vendors, beer garden, pie baking contest, shopping and more!
Native Nations Festival - Painted Post, NY - Sep 21 to Sep 22, 2019
Formerly the Falling Leaves Festival, this fest takes place at the Watson Homestead, with a free educational day Firday for local students to learn about Native American Culture through a sacred fire, traditional dancing and drumming, demonstrations, and other activities. The two weekend days are free (including parking) and open to the public, with a traditional ceremony, sacred fire, traditional dancing, drumming, music, vendors, food, and demonstrations.
Reinstein Woods Fall Festival - Depew, NY - Sep 21, 2019
Make a donation to enjoy live animals, games, face painting, family fun, crafts, scavenger hunt and live music. Held at the Nature Preserve.
NYPA Wildlife Festival at Blenheim-Gilboa - North Blenheim, NY - Sep 21, 2019
Free admission and fun for the whole family with wild animal exhibits, demos, music and more.
Cystic Fibrosis Cycle for Life – Saratoga Springs - Greenfield Center, NY - Sep 22, 2019
CF Cycle for Life is a fully-supported ride with different route options. From breakfast to the cycle post party, you can enjoy fully stocked rest stops every 10-12 miles, bike mechanics for bicycle maintenance and repair, ride marshals to cheer you along the way and plenty of support vehicles to help you complete the ride. This unique event empowers participants to take action and demonstrate their fight in finding a cure for cystic fibrosis in a tangible, emotional and powerful way.
Apples and Honey Day - Flushing, NY - Sep 22, 2019
Celebrate harvest season with apples and honey! Fill your day with themed crafts, apples and honey tastings, local beer and cider, and meet the beekeeper! Wear your Beehive hair-do or create your own interpretation of a beehive in the hat workshop to show off in the pollinator parade. Included in admisstion to the Queens Botanical Gardens.
Bear Mountain Oktoberfest - Bear Mountain, NY - Sep 27 to Oct 20, 2019
The popular Bear Mountain Oktoberfest will be at Anthony Wayne Recreation Area every Saturday & Sunday plus Columbus Day. Live entertainment, German food and beer, perfect for those looking for a day trip out of New York City. Free admission but $10 parking per vehicle.
German American Parade Afterparty - New York, NY - Sep 27 to Oct 6, 2019
Zum Schneider, the original Bavarian Bierhaus in NYC owned by Sylvester Schneider, once again presents Munich on the East River, an unforgettable and traditional München Oktoberfest experience. Zum Schneider hosts its annual event by following the age old traditions of Oktoberfest typically celebrated in Munich for over 200 years.
Munich on the East River - New York, NY - Sep 27 to Oct 6, 2019
Fully decorated traditional Oktoberfest tent with original furniture (Garnituren), an Oompah band stage, general & reserved seating area and an elevated VIP section. Original Oktoberfest beers on tap, authentic German foods and live music
Ithaca Apple Harvest Festival - Ithaca, NY - Sep 27 to Sep 29, 2019
A three-day celebration of food including apples, local produce and fresh baked goods, plus games, rides, live performances and more.
Hunter Mountain Oktoberfest - Hunter, NY - Sep 28 to Oct 20, 2019
Free admission. Four weekends of Oktoberfest fun with German-American music and local bands, each weekend having a different theme so you can come back for a different experience every time!
Springville Oktoberfest - Springville, NY - Sep 28, 2019
The Annual Oktoberfest will run from 2-11 PM with live music, German food, European car show, hot dog eating contest, best apfel dessert contest and Best German Dress contest.
North Albany Oktoberfest - Albany, NY - Sep 28, 2019
Walden Harvest Fest - Walden, NY - Sep 28, 2019
Over 100 craft vendors, children’s carnival, live music and entertainment all day. Also various cooking and eating contests plus a full day of activities in the Municipal Square.
NYPA Wildlife Festival at Power Vista - Lewiston, NY - Sep 28, 2019
Family friendly event that is free to all and features a STEM tent, wildlife shows, concervation and science activities, Niagara River Iroquis Dancers with crafts and activities that highlight the Tuscarora culture, and free shuttles to the Lewiston Harvest Festival and other area attractions.
NYPA Wildlife Festival at Hawkins Point - Massena, NY - Sep 28, 2019
Free admission and fun for the whole family with wild animal exhibits, demos, music and more.
Syracuse Bavarian Oktoberfest - Minoa, NY - Oct 4 to Oct 5, 2019
Enjoy German food, beer, music and dancing, hosted by the German American Society of Central New York. Magic show and balloons for children. Free admission and parking, held at Lewis Park in Minoa.
Fairport Oktoberfest - Fairport, NY - Oct 4 to Oct 5, 2019
One of the largest and most popular Oktoberfests in New York State. An authentic and genuine German-American cultural experience through education, music, dance, food, wine, and, (of course) beer. All of FPPBCs programs and activities benefit the communitys residents.
CNY Great Pumpkin Festival - Oswego, NY - Oct 4 to Oct 5, 2019
Hester Street Fair - New York, NY - Oct 5, 2019
Several breweries featuring different styles of their best brew. Grab a Sigmund’s Pretzels and German Bratwurst and have beer or two.
Niagara County Historical Society Oktoberfest - Niagara Falls, NY - Oct 5, 2019
Amsterdam Oktoberfest - Amsterdam, NY - Oct 5, 2019
Huge German themed block party on Bridge St. featuring Games, contests, German food, entertainment, vendors, live music & Biergarten beer specials!
OkTupperfest - Tupper Lake, NY - Oct 5, 2019
There will be something for the whole family – pumpkin painting, face painting, sack races, a beer tent, and musical entertainment all day long
Queens Beer Festival - Long Island City, NY - Oct 5 to Oct 16, 2019
Enjoy unlimited tastings from every Queens-based brewery, plus selected brews from other boroughs.
Oaktoberfest at Oak Mountain - Speculator, NY - Oct 6, 2019
Throw on your lederhosen and come on up to Oak Mountain for Oaktoberfest! Live music, German buffet, craft vendors, kids activities, contests and more
Lake George Oktoberfest and Fall Festival - Lake George, NY - Oct 11 to Oct 19, 2019
Annual Oktoberfest for 5+ years featuring German biers, food & music, arts & crafts, kids fun activities, and fireworks. Enjoy the fun on Canada Street beginning Friday at 5:00 pm.
Garlic Festival at the Farmer’s Market-Warrensburg - Warrensburg, NY - Oct 11, 2019
Celebrate garlic with samplings, cooking lessons, recipes, and live music.
Gore Mountain Harvest Fest - North Creek, NY - Oct 12 to Oct 13, 2019
Free admission. Live entertainment all weekend. Fall foods include pumpkin bisque, turkey drumsticks, bratwurst and more. Inflatables, kids crafts, pumpkin field games, pony rides, and more.
Harvest Fest - Flushing, NY - Oct 13, 2019
Beacon Waterfront Pumpkin Festival - Beacon, NY - Oct 20, 2019
The Beacon Sloop Club’s Annual Pumpkin Festival takes place at Riverfront Park rain or shine from 12pm to 5pm. Hudson Valley pumpkins of all sizes and shapes, freshly baked pumpkin pie, cider, and other delicious food will be available to purchase.
Wyoming County Fair - Pike, NY - Aug 15 to Aug 22, 2020
The Wyoming County Fair is held at the Pike Fairgrounds and includes many daily activities, including exhibits, rides, horse shows, home arts, flowers, farm animals and products, great food, and so much more!
Steuban County Fair - Bath, NY - Aug 18 to Aug 23, 2020
The Steuben County Fair is the oldest continually running fair in the United States. Originated in 1819 there were 9 categories for judging with prizes given to exhibitors of cattle, sheep and produce. Horse racing was also an attraction. Today, families can also enjoy rides at the carnival, live entertainment, truck pulling, contests, and more.
Essex County Fair - Westport, NY - Aug 19 to Aug 23, 2020
Dutchess County Fair - Rhinebeck, NY - Aug 25 to Aug 30, 2020
The first official fair was held in Washington Hollow in 1842, and over time has fought through unlucky weather, war and the Depression, and more. Today, the largest agricultural 6-day fair in New York State has a physical plant that is the recognized as one of the most beautiful in the country. The fair showcases agriculture, horticulture, historical objects and ways of life, arts and crafts, culinary contests, marketplace, concessions, live entertainment, a grandstand, rides and more.
Northwest Jazz Festival - Lewiston, NY - Aug 28 to Aug 29, 2020
Outdoor music event with over 40,000 visitors who enjoy over 30 performances, culinary samplings, wine tastings & more.
Chalkfest Buffalo - Buffalo, NY - Aug 29 to Aug 30, 2020
The event will be both inside and outside of the GLF grain silos at Buffalo Riverworks as well as inside the silos next to the Michigan Street Bridge and outside the front of the hockey rinks! Outside on the blacktop artists will be able to draw their creations under the urban zipline course and out front of the hockey rinks. Inside the grain elevators & silos gives artists a smooth concrete canvas that is protected from the elements of weather. It also gives artists the ability to draw not just on the ground, but on the walls of the historic silos. This is not just a unique opportunity for artists, but a uniquely Buffalo opportunity as the historic grain elevators were invented here and have largely gone abandoned for the past few decades.
Fonda Fair - Fonda, NY - Sep 2 to Sep 7, 2020
179th annual. Fonda Fair offers free daily and nightly events and entertainment from various music genre’s to racing pigs, rides, farm and petting zoo, chain saw carver, horse shows plus daily 4-H shows and judging like dairy cattle and goats. Enjoy the thrill of the Monster Truck show, truck and tractor pulls, and demolish derbies! Live music, fair food, and a parade
Electric Zoo - New York, NY - Sep 4 to Sep 6, 2020
Wild and exciting fun with lots of music and lighting bringing energy to large crowds.
New York State Festival of Balloons - Dansville, NY - Sep 4 to Sep 6, 2020
Over 35,000 attend this festival starting with the free balloon GLOW on Thursday night. Festival has six scheduled balloon launches, international food court, free entertainment, rides and amusements, car show, and craft vendors.
National Buffalo Wing Festival - Buffalo, NY - Sep 5 to Sep 6, 2020
Top chefs and over 70,000 visitors have journeyed to Coca-Cola Field in Buffalo for this annual food event. Lots of food and competitions based around chicken wings. Children 8 and under are free.
Adirondack Music Festival - Lake George, NY - Sep 5 to Sep 6, 2020
The festival features two days and two stages with an additional late night Rage Stage at the famous King Neptune’s Pub. Incredible beer and wine selection as well as the finest food and merchandise vendors. Also a huge adult obstacle course.
Varick Winery Pumpkin Chuckin’ - Romulus, NY - Sep 5 to Nov 7, 2020
Come out every weekend in September and October for wine sipping and pumpkin chucking. $2 a chuck, $5 for three, or $20 for thirteen, and if you hit their 300 ft target, you’ll get a bottle of wine! Don’t miss their tasting room (21+ for samples) and country store with New York made jams, honeys, sauces, and more. Free parking and admission.
Niagara County Peach Festival - Lewiston, NY - Sep 10 to Sep 13, 2020
An old-fashioned festival with a parade, carnival rides, four days of stage entertainment, vendors, 5k, food, and especially peaches!
JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes – Saratoga Springs - Saratoga Springs, NY - Sep 10 to Sep 13, 2020
Ride one of multiple routes from 32 to 100 miles through scenic rodes as the fall foliage begins to turn, while raising money for Juvenile Diabetes research.
Coney Island Film Festival - Brooklyn, NY - Sep 11 to Sep 13, 2020
Bring people together to celebrate the power of independent film through cinema and the Coney Island experience, and to provide the South Brooklyn neighborhood of Coney Island, with an educational and cultural experience, that enriches the lives of its citizens and contributes to the local economy. All proceeds from the festival go to the non-profit arts organization Coney Island USA.
Tugboat Roundup - Waterford, NY - Sep 11 to Sep 13, 2020
A free event for the whole family with lots of tugboat demonstrations and rides, plus face painting, puppet show, food, crafts, pony rides, and Saturday night fireworks.
Red, White & Blues Festival - Fredonia, NY - Sep 11 to Sep 12, 2020
Rocking 2 day music festival plus a celebration of local wineries. Lots of bands and a variety of popular music.
Six Flags The Great Escape: Oktoberfest - Queensbury, NY - Sep 12 to Sep 27, 2020
Celebrate Oktoberfest at The Great Escape each day with German music, dancing, fall beers and festive foods. There will be acoustic performances at the Alpine Fest Haus and two headlining bands at the main stage by SkyCoaster. Admission is $21.50 or free with season pass.
M & T Bank Clothesline Festival - Rochester, NY - Sep 12 to Sep 13, 2020
Rochester’s longest-running (nearly 60 years) and largest fine art & crafts festival, with almost 400 artists and over 20,000 annual visitors. Enjoy all day live entertainment, sample food and drink, crafts, museum visit, and Gallery Store.
Hudson Valley Wine & Food Fest - Rhinebeck, NY - Sep 12 to Sep 13, 2020
Held at Dutchess County Fairgrounds this event is a celebration of the bounty of New York and features plenty of food vendors, cooking demonstrations, wine tastings with hundreds of wines from Hudson Valley wineries and beyond, NY distilled spirits, and did I mention craft beers?
Colorscape Chenango Arts Festival - Norwich, NY - Sep 12 to Sep 13, 2020
A free outdoor festival that draws 10,000 people to East and West Parks of downtown Norwich, NY, each year on the weekend after Labor Day, with its juried art and fine crafts for sale in an interactive atmosphere, acoustic music by professional singer-songwriters, literary arts, competitive poetry slam, creative culinary arts and hands-on art experiences for all ages. Admission and all activities are entirely FREE of charge.
Mohawk Valley Garlic & Herb Festival - Little Falls, NY - Sep 12, 2020
Enjoy main stage performers, nature walks, a queens pageant, kids zone, food demonstrations, and plenty of fun, food, and excitement, with many items featuring locally grown garlic and herbs.
Bike MS: Roc the Ride - Rochester, NY - Sep 12, 2020
Gong virtual for 2020! Bike MS is more than a ride. It’s an experience grounded in camaraderie and marked by passion, inspiration, determination and pure enjoyment. It will be an experience you’ll never forget, shared with new friends and old.
Spring Garden Schlachtfest - East Aurora, NY - Sep 13, 2020
Spring Garden Park hosts this celebration of the beginning of fall. Enjoy a Pork Roast dinner, traditional blood and liver sausage, more from the grill and German beers on tap. Live music. Cost is $6.00 per person.
Rochester Fringe Festival - Rochester, NY - Sep 15 to Sep 26, 2020
Twelve days with over 550 performances attended by over 60,000 people make this a popular annual event. Festival has theatre, music, dance, children’s entertainment, visual arts and lots more. Multiple venues in Rochester’s East End participate.
Catskill Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Festival - East Durham, NY - Sep 16 to Sep 20, 2020
All bike brands are welcome along with spectators. Enjoy live entertainment, a pub crawl, huge vendor expo, stunt shows, seminars, and headliners on two stages. Plenty of great food choices. Held at Catskill Mountain Thunder-Blackthore Resort.
Catskills Jeep Jamboree - Monticello, NY - Sep 17 to Sep 19, 2020
Bring your 4 wheel drive vehicle for an afternoon of fun plus dinner, camp fire, car cruising, and balance blocks at Rivas Farm
Feast of San Gennaro - New York, NY - Sep 17 to Sep 27, 2020
Held in Little Italy on the streets of lower Manhattan. An annual event for over 90 years dedicated to keeping alive the spirit and faith of the early Italian immigrants.
Rock N’ Roll Weekend - Ellicottville, NY - Sep 18 to Sep 20, 2020
Live entertainment, eclectic shops and delicious local restaurants, plus a Classic Car Show
Maritime Festival - Greenport, NY - Sep 18 to Sep 20, 2020
Celebrates the nautical history of Greenport Village. Tall ships, demonstrations, live music, vendors, and food. Hosted by the East End Seaport & Marine Foundation in partnership with the Village of Greenport.
Harvest Festival at Farmer’s Museum - Cooperstown, NY - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Live entertainment, music, family activities, and more celebrating the bounty of the harvest at the Farmers’ Museum, and admission to the festival is included in museum admission (and free for members).
Cuba Garlic Festival - Cuba, NY - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Contests, live music, petting zoo, food demos, lots of garlic, amazing food, and more.
Finger Lakes Fiber Arts Festival - Hemlock, NY - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Held at Hemlock Fairgrounds, with plenty of vendors selling everything you need for different fiber arts (including roving, spinning, needle felting, knitting and crochet, weaving, plus dyes and yarn), plus one-of-a-kind finished items, in addition to demonstrations and workshops.
Capital Region Apples & Wine Festival - Altamont, NY - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Held at Altamont Fairgrounds, this festival has a competitive arts and craft show, food court, car show, wine tasting, cooking demonstrations, haunted house, face painting, clowns, pony rides and fun for adults and kids.
Cape Vincent Oktoberfest - Cape Vincent, NY - Sep 19, 2020
Featuring German music, dancers, food, beer & wine in Downtown Cape Vincent
Lake George Jazz Festival - Lake George, NY - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Free concerts by talented jazz musicians all weekend long.
Orchard Park Festival of the Arts - Orchard Park, NY - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Come on down to the largest suburban Arts Festival in western New York, and support the various talented artists and craftsmen in the area
Adirondack 5K - Lake George, NY - Sep 19, 2020
Start and finish at Adirondack Pub & Brewery, and run in the fall foliage before relaxing with a beer with tremendous views of Lake George and some music too!
Niagara Celtic Heritage Festival & Highland Games - Lockport, NY - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Celebrate the best in music, food, culture, and all things Irish, Welsh, Scottish, and more!
Inlet Fall Festival - Inlet, NY - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Enjoy free admission, parking, shuttle, and entertainment at this family friendly fall festival. Activities with over 50 vendors, children’s fun, raffles, live music, jugglers, beer garden and food. Held at Fern Park.
Cornwall Fall Festival - Cornwall, NY - Sep 20, 2020
Two stages of live music, food, free inflatables for kids, pumpkin painting, hay maze, petting zoo, pony rides and apple pie bake-off.
Walk4Hearing New York City - New York, NY - Sep 20, 2020
Empowers and inspires those affected by hearing loss while raising money for national and local programs that provide information, education, support, and advocacy. Vendors will be on site to provide resources for individuals and families affected by hearing loss.
UrbanWorld - New York, NY - Sep 23 to Sep 27, 2020
Unique 5 day film festival includes film screenings, panel discussions, live readings and music performances.
Sag Harbor American Music Festival - Sag Harbor, NY - Sep 24 to Sep 27, 2020
Non-profit festival includes a Main Stage concert and fundraiser featuring internationally known performers and two days of FREE music with dozens of acts across several genres and in several local venues.
Mountain Brauhaus Oktoberfest - Round Top, NY - Sep 25 to Sep 26, 2000
Want to go to Oktoberfest without the expense of a flight to Europe? Well you’re in luck, The Mountain Brauhaus in Round Top, NY offers a one of a kind authentic German/Austrian experience right here in the United States. Oktoberfest at The Mountain Brauhaus includes music by one of the finest German bands, authentic Schuhplatter dancing by The Mountain Brauhaus Schuhplatter Verein, German food, free flowing German beer and wines. Celebrate while fun among friends; and don’t forget the great Oktoberfest atmosphere and promotional items. This authentic Bavarian Beer Hall will have a German band, the Mountain Brauhaus Schuhplatter Verein, German food, beer and wine for the Crystal Brook Resort Oktoberfest. Location: 430 Winter Clove Rd, Round Top, NY 12473
Sodus Harvest Fest - Sodus, NY - Sep 26, 2020
Small local festival for the whole family featuring Cookie Monster, pumpkins, nearly 100 vendors and lots more fun.
Naples Grape Festival - Naples, NY - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
Celebrate the grape harvest with wine, food, arts, crafts, live music, talented artisans and various food and music contests. Since 1961.
Hudson Valley Garlic Festival - Saugerties, NY - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
A wide variety of music performances partners with this harvest-type event featuring chefs and lecturers, food vendors, craft area, children’s area, marketplace and workshops.
AppleUmpkin Festival - Wyoming, NY - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
A fall arts and craft festival in the historic Gaslight Village area of Wyoming, NY, since 1986. Lots of pumpkin and apple related harvest products, vendors, strolling entertainers, and fantastic tasty food choices.
SRA Tail of the Fish Regatta - Saratoga Springs, NY - Sep 26, 2020
A regatta on Saratoga State Lake Boat Launch
Adirondack Wool & Arts Festival - Greenwich, NY - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
Over 120 vendors bring festival foods, demonstrations, workshops, fleece, yam, roving, sheep herding demonstrations, patterns and kits, photo contests, and various other animals for viewing. Additional types of artisans are now involved, including pottery, jewelry, culinary arts, leather, paper crafts, photography and more.
Whiteface Oktoberfest - Wilmington, NY - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
Head into the Adirondacks for a weekend of celebrating all things German at Whiteface Mountain. Authentic German music, dancing, beer and food along with crafts and complimentary rides for kids and adults. Discounted gondola trips to the summit of Little Whiteface for a view of the fall foliage in the Adirondacks. Enjoy live music. Admission is $10-16 without gondola ride and $24 to $30 with trip. Location: 2634 Main St. Lake Placid, NY 12946
Glenville Oktoberfest - Glenville, NY - Sep 26, 2020
Multiple biergartens and Oktoberfest bands, plus kids zone, dunk tank, car show and more
Trout Town Oktoberfest - Roscoe, NY - Sep 26, 2020
The brewery’s largest festival of the year is the annual Oktoberfest event on Saturday. With plenty of traditional food and craft beer to choose from, the Roscoe Beer Co will feature its very own Oktoberfest beer, as well as some other autumn favorites like our Autumn Spice and a few other highly anticipated brews. This a true family day of fun with an area for children to paint their very own pumpkins, enjoy the carriage hay rides, wind through the challenging hay maze, pick a pumpkin to take home and listen to live music. Come hungry because sticking to a true Oktoberfest there will be authentic German dishes that will sell out fast! Roscoe Cares will join us to sell hot cider and doughnuts raising funds for local families in need.
Old Falls Street Oktoberfest - Niagara Falls, NY - Sep 26, 2020
Celebrate at the Niagara Falls Oktoberfest on Old Falls Street. Authentic German food, beer and wine along with beer tent, street vendors, live music, German dancers and keg tapping. Family fun zone offers arts & crafts, petting zoo and bounce house for kids. Free admission.
Lewiston Harvest and Hops Festival & Craft Show - Lewiston, NY - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
Chainsaw art, can releases, farmers market, craft vendors, craft beers, and more!
Walk4Hearing Buffalo - Buffalo, NY - Sep 26, 2020
Empowers and inspires those affected by hearing loss while raising money for national and local programs that provide information, education, support, and advocacy. Vendors will be on site to provide resources for individuals and families affected by hearing loss.
Roscoe Beer Co Oktoberfest - Roscoe, NY - Sep 26, 2020
The festival will feature traditional food and craft beer for guests to enjoy. The festival will be sticking to true Oktoberfest tradition and will be serving authentic German dishes that always sell out fast. The brewery will be featuring its very own Oktoberfest beer as well as some other autumn favorites. It is a family friendly event with plenty of activities for the children to take part in. The children are sure to have a great time with the chance to paint their own pumpkins, conquer a challenging hay maze and many more activities. There will also be an Oktoberfest themed costume contest, so come dressed to impress. The children will not be the only ones engaging in fall festivities, a pumpkin carving station will be set up for the adults to unleash their fall spirit and creativity.
Roscoe Beer Co Labor Day Block Party - Roscoe, NY - Sep 26, 2020
Plenty of awesome live music all day, craft beer and a great time for the whole family. The Rockland House will be serving their amazing BBQ dinners. They will have plenty of fun games and activities for the whole family.
Palmyra Canaltown Days - Palmyra, NY - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
120 craft booths, 70 market vendors, and food for all tastes. Promotional items are available for souvenirs. Wagon rides, guided tours, village museums, and antique shops. Free parking at the Wayne County Fairgrounds on W Jacson Street, with shuttles to the festival.
LarkFest - Albany, NY - Sep 26, 2020
Upstate New York’s largest one day street festival with attendance expected at 50,000, all enjoying live music and entertainment, kids activities, visual art, craft vendors, food trucks and more
Woodstock Film Festival - Woodstock, NY - Sep 30 to Oct 4, 2020
Innovative film and music festival with great concerts, workshops, variety of films, celebrity led panels, an awards ceremony and fantastic parties. Often sells out so get your tickets early.
New York Burlesque Festival - New York, NY - Oct 1 to Oct 4, 2020
Enjoy the Teaser Party on Thursday night, the Premiere Party at Brooklyn Bowl on Friday, the Saturday Spectacular at Sony Hall, a Burlesque Bazaar with Legend Panel and Showcase on Sunday followed by the Golden Pastie Awards
Saratoga Wine & Food Festival - Saratoga Springs, NY - Oct 2 to Oct 3, 2020
Gourmet events showcasing fine international wines, innovative chef-prepared menus, cooking demonstrations and wine seminars, expansive tastings, live entertainment, brunch, and the American Bugatti Club’s International Rally
Most Holy Rosary Oktoberfest - Maine, NY - Oct 2 to Oct 4, 2020
Food, live music, casino tent, raffles, and children’s games.
Kendall Scarecrow Festival - Kendall, NY - Oct 3, 2020
Enjoy a balloon artist, Seneca Zoo Mobile, live music in the Gazebo, chicken BBQ at the Masonic Hall, comedy stage show, pumpkin decorating, kid’s scarecrow contests, Scarecrow scavenger hunt and plenty more fun.
Upper Broadway Fall Festival - New York, NY - Oct 3, 2020
Enjoy arts, crafts, antiques, entertainment, games and so much more from 10AM until 6PM. Held from 110-116 Streets on the east side of Broadway.
Oktoberfest Handcrafted at Rhinebeck - Rhinebeck, NY - Oct 3 to Oct 4, 2020
Held at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in charming Rhinebeck, NY, Oktoberfest Handcrafted at Rhinebeck puts a creative spin on the traditional celebration, highlighting all things handcrafted — from beer and wine to homewares and seasonal grub. Also featuring carriage rides, master pumpkin carving demos, live music, a petting zoo and an extensive children’s center, this event will appeal to everyone!
Heritage, Harvest and Horse Festival - Ticonderoga, NY - Oct 3, 2020
Bring the whole family to the Heritage, Harvest & Horse Festival for a full day of autumn fun set in the midst of the Kings Garden heirloom apple trees and the beautiful Adirondack landscape! Discover the importance of horses and other working animals throughout history during exciting demonstrations. Meet friendly farm animals, stroll through the farmers market featuring local food, beverages, and crafts, participate in family fun activities, tackle the 6-acre Heroic Corn Maze, and be sure to purchase some of their beautiful harvest vegetables and plants from the historic Kings Garden! This fall-favorite event combined with daily Fort Ticonderoga programs including the Carillon Boat Tour makes this an annual family tradition
Fright Fest at Six Flags Great Escape - Queensbury, NY - Oct 3 to Nov 1, 2020
Fright Fest is back for select days at Six Flags: The Great Escape. It’s a spooky time of year as zombies and ghouls take over the park. Enjoy thrills and activities for the whole family throughout the day and come back for a truly frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including several haunted houses and scare zones located throughout the park.
Atlantic Antic Street Festival - Brooklyn, NY - Oct 4, 2020
One of New York’s oldest and largest festivals, this 10 street block festival features free outdoor performances, live music, hundreds of vendors, special at many restaurants, pony rides, children’s activities and so much more.
Medieval Festival - New York, NY - Oct 4, 2020
Join the fun at Manhattan’s Fort Tryon Park. Enjoy medieval music, dance, magic, jugglers, food and craft vendors plus a thrilling joust and plenty of costumed participants. Free admission.
Warwick Applefest - Warwick, NY - Oct 4, 2020
Applefest began in 1989 as a simple harvest celebration. Over 30,000 visitors now attend the one-day event, traveling from neighboring states to experience the extraordinary variety of Warwick’s apples, culture, and entertainment. The festival is produced by the Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce. Festival proceeds benefit the Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce, and some 50 local non-profit organizations, for whom the event is their biggest annual fundraiser.
New Yorker Festival - New York, NY - Oct 5 to Oct 11, 2020
Annual festival featuring a weekend of conversations and performances onstage in N.Y.C. Film, music, literature, politics, and more, hosted by the New Yorker.
New York Comic Con - New York, NY - Oct 8 to Oct 11, 2020
Over 150,000 attendees make this the largest comic event in the country. Always lots of characters and celebrities signing autographs. Hundreds of vendors plus a memorabilia auction. Great fun for adults and kids. Held at the Javitz Center.
New York City Wine and Food Festival - New York, NY - Oct 8 to Oct 11, 2020
A four day festival with over 100 events featuring world renowned chefs, wines, and spirits producers. Lots of tasting, autograph signings, workshops, parties, and more, enjoyed by over 55,000 attendees. 100% of proceeds benefit NoKid Hungry and Food Bank For New York City.
New York Coffee Festival - New York, NY - Oct 9 to Oct 11, 2020
Be part of over 12,000 visitors to this caffeinated event featuring food, endless coffee tastings, workshops, demonstrations from world class baristas, street food, live music and art.
Ellicottville Fall Festival - Ellicottville, NY - Oct 9 to Oct 11, 2020
Tens of thousands of festivalgoers come out for a weekend of food, fine art, arts & crafts, carnival rides, live entertainment and more amongst amazing fall foliage.
Mill Neck Family’s Apple Festival - Mill Neck, NY - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Enjoy ripe apples (12 varieties including NY state favorites), handmade crafts, grilled bratwurst, children’s activities, cheese, baked goods, face painting and even a pumpkin patch.
Montauk Fall Festival - Montauk, NY - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Live music, Long Island beers, free carousel, foods, contests and plenty more.
Taste of the Catskills - Delhi, NY - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
This festival showcases the food, beer, crafts, and wine of the region. Plenty of kids activities, plus cooking workshops, live entertainment, Catskill Puppets, celebrities and a Farm Olympics competition. The festival ends with a harvest dinner and bonfire.
LaFayette Apple Festival - LaFayette, NY - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Lots of live entertainment, artists, crafters, and lots of contests. Free parking and $5 admission (12 and under are free)
Upper Broadway Harvest Festival - New York, NY - Oct 11, 2020
Enjoy arts, crafts, antiques, entertainment, games and more from 10AM until 6PM. Held from 96-106th Streets on the west side of Broadway.
Yorktown Festival and Street Fair - Yorktown Heights, NY - Oct 11, 2020
The day begins with a 3 mile support-a-walk for those affected by breast and ovarian cancer. The festival and street fair features lunch, live entertainment, kids activities, over 200 vendors, and more fun!
Long Island Oyster Festival - Oyster Bay, NY - Oct 17 to Oct 18, 2020
This is a huge festival with over 200,000 attending this two day event. It features the tall ships, midway rides, pirate shows, oyster eating and shucking contest, food court, and lots of live stage entertainment. Free parking and free admission, and the profits from many activities including the food court support local charities.
NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Rhinebeck, NY - Oct 17 to Oct 18, 2020
Held at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds this event features fleece show and sale, demonstrations, livestock displays, kids activities, competitions, and workshops.
Knights of Columbus Schuhplatter Oktoberfest - Cheektowaga, NY - Oct 17, 2020
Live Music by The Auslanders. Tickets are $10 in advance and $13 at the door.
Swain Oktoberfest - Swain, NY - Oct 17, 2020
Two floors of draft beer within the main lodge, 2 different venues featuring live music, multiple food trucks, and most importantly over 45 different breweries featuring over 90 different craft brews!
Adirondack Brewery Oktoberfest - Lake George, NY - Oct 17, 2020
Annual Oktoberfest with authentic German food, live German music, games, and micro-brew tasting samples from 12 regional breweries from 1-5 PM. Oktoberfest costumes welcome! All inclusive tickets are $35-40 in advance. 100% of proceeds are donated to a local nonprofit organization. 21+ event
Broadway Fall Festival - New York, NY - Oct 18, 2020
Lots of art, crafts, antiques, entertainment, games and more. Held on 86-96 Streets on the west side of Broadway.
Bike MS New York City - New York, NY - Oct 18, 2020
Bike MS is more than a ride. It’s an experience grounded in camaraderie and marked by passion, inspiration, determination and pure enjoyment. It will be an experience you’ll never forget, shared with new friends and old.
Hallowine - Niagara Falls, NY - Oct 18, 2020
It’s a murder mystery weekend! Search for clues and interrogate suspects at each winery to guess whodunit! Submit your guess at the last winery for a chance at winning prizes!
Lake Placid Film Festival - Lake Placid, NY - Oct 21 to Oct 25, 2020
Going virtual for 2020, with short films available for viewing. See event website for details. Normally: View films and shorts, attend panels and more
Orchard Park Oktoberfest - Orchard Park, NY - Oct 24, 2020
Admission and parking are free. Enjoy traditional live music and taste delicious German cuisine and seasonal favorites by local establishments
WhiskyFest New York - New York, NY - Oct 29, 2020
Held at the Marriott Marquis Times Square, this event features over 350 whiskey samples and a host of free seminars.
Brooklyn Americana Music Festival - Brooklyn, NY - Nov 6 to Nov 8, 2020
Presents original and traditional country, folk, roots, blues, old time and bluegrass artists.
Snommegang Invitational Beer Festival - Oneonta, NY - Nov 14, 2020
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021! Normally: Beer festival in Oneonta NY
NY Craft Brewers Festival - Syracuse, NY - Nov 21, 2020
Held 4PM-8PM (VIP hours) at the Landmark Theatre. Sample foods and over beers from over 60 NYS breweries, and brewers, owners, and direct brewery reps always pour – so you can meet the people making the beer you love! VIP tickets get you in an hour early plus access to some beers not available to the general public.
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