Cowden Pioneer Days - Cowden, IL - Aug 21 to Aug 23, 2020
Pioneer Village, crafts, food, carnival, parade, rodeo, derby, and lots more.
Seymour Apple Festival - Seymour, MO - Sep 10 to Sep 12, 2020
Join over 15,000 visitors to this free event which includes a parade, music, 5K run, food, over 100 craft and various vendors, plus apple contests, auction, and so much more.
Hootin an Hollarin Festival - Gainesville, MO - Sep 16 to Sep 20, 2020
Parades, bed races, outhouse races, horseshoe pitching, calling contests, queen pageant, children’s pageants, terrapin races, pet show, quilt show, gun and archery shoot, pie contest, and musical entertainment all day and night.
Lake of the Ozarks BikeFest - Osage Beach, MO - Sep 16 to Sep 20, 2020
Activities include over 200 bars and restaurants, 50 live music events, vending areas, motorcycle ride tours, and tons of bike builders demonstrating their skills. One of the country’s great motorcycle gatherings.
The Big E - West Springfield, MA - Sep 18 to Oct 4, 2020
The biggest fair in the Northeast, with nearly 1.5 million people attending in recent years. Circus spectacular, mardi gras parade, agricultural competitions, arts & crafts, food contests, live music and midway.
Marionville Applefest - Marionville, MO - Sep 18 to Sep 19, 2020
Features a parade, garage sale, pageant, car show, fireworks, live music, lots of various vendors, food, contests and lots more fun activities for the family.
Cider Days - Springfield, MO - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
Held outdoors, this event includes over 100 regional artists and crafters, a free children’s activity area with fall themed activities, scarecrow village, food, and three live performance stages.
MO Food Truck Fest - Springfield, MO - Sep 19 to Sep 19, 2020
Food trucks, live music, cold drinks and more! Admission is free, but bring cash/card for the food trucks, and something cozy to sit on if you want to hang and listen to the music!
Ozark Piecemakers Quilt Show - Springfield, MO - Sep 24 to Sep 26, 2020
Hundreds of quilts on display, including judged quilts, display quilts, quilts of valor, opportunity quilt, plus vendor mall, guild boutique, silent auction, appraisals, lectures, door prizes and more.
Prairie Land Heritage Museum Fall Festival & Steam Show Days - Jacksonville, IL - Sep 25 to Sep 27, 2020
Annual event at Prairie Land Heritage Museum
Heritage Reunion Craft Show - Fair Grove, MO - Sep 26 to Sep 27, 2020
Plenty of demonstrations, great bands, lots of crafts, great food, tractor antics, and even a big parade are but a few of the highlights at this years event.
7C’s Meadfest - Walnut Grove, MO - Sep 27 to Sep 27, 2020
Live music, medieval demonstrations. BBQ and more
North Quabbin Garlic & Arts Festival - Orange, MA - Oct 3 to Oct 4, 2020
100 booths of farmers, artists and community organizations. Raw garlic eating contest and chef demos. $10.00 per day for adults, free shuttle and parking too.
Art in the Park - Highland, IL - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Enjoy art in park, plus a kids art area and more
Lake Area Fiber Arts Festival - Camdenton, MO - Oct 10 to Oct 10, 2020
Annual event in the Lake of the Ozarks area with workshop, fiber arts display and vendor booths. Free admission. Held at Community Christian Church and sponsored by the Lake Area Fiber Artists.
Great Falls Festival aka Pumpkinfest - Turners Falls, MA - Oct 24 to Oct 24, 2020
The annual festival is held on Avenue A in Turners Falls, MA.
Firefighters Comic-Con - Springfield, IL - Nov 7 to Nov 7, 2020
Held at the Firefighters Lake Club in Springfield, this event features one day of vendors from comic book and game shops, cosplay contests and more! Tickets are $2 for adults ($1 off for adults in cosplay costumes!) and children 12 and under are free.