The Ultimate List of Fall Festivals in and Around Halton, Hamilton and Niagara

Autumn events and harvest festivals are in full swing and our events calendar is home to the best fall festivals in Niagara, Hamilton and Halton – and beyond! Apple pie, pumpkin spice, wagon rides and more, these family-friendly harvest festivals deliver more than just jack-o-lanterns!

Outdoor festivals are so popular at this time of year. Probably because they bring together all of the highlights of the season. The ideal weather for being outdoors, and mother nature sure does something magical with those leaves this time of year. Stroll the local events in your city or make a day of it and find a popular, flagship Fall Festival. They’re all here, on our list!

Organizations are starting to announce their harvest festivals and seasonal events and we are excited! Try these fall events and check back here often as we continue to make updates daily! Are you hosting a fall festival and want to be added to our ever-growing and high-ranking list? Submit your event here.

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September 2022

PumpkinFest at Downey’s

September 17 - October 31
Downey’s Farm, 13682 Heart Lake Road
Caledon, Ontario L7C 2J5 Canada
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Tons of fun, and thousands of pumpkins! Pumpkinfest Play Area 2022: Wagon Rides Boo Barn Farm Animals Live Entertainment Puppet Shows Straw Jump A-MAZE-ING  8 -Acre Corn Maze Duck Races Hop It Horses Trike Track Jumping Pillows Pedal Cart Track Goat Mountain Slide .........and more!!!!  

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150th Caledonia Fair

September 29 - October 2
Caledonia Fair, 151 Caithness Street East
Caledonia, Ontario N3W 1C2
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We're celebrating the 150th Caledonia Fair! The Caledonia Fair features the best of live entertainment, demolition derbies, exhibitions and livestock, farm animals, displays, delicious food, Midway, and more! September 29 - October 2 2022 at the Caledonia Fairgrounds: 151 Caithness St. E., Caledonia, Ontario on the banks of the Canadian Heritage Grand River. Check out everything inside for one low admission which helps to support our year-round activities and our annual Fair!

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October 2022

Applefest Fall Fair

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ireland House Museum, 2168 Guelph Line
Burlington, Ontario L7P5A8 Canada
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Celebrate the changing of the seasons at Ireland House Museum’s Applefest Fall Fair. The day will feature main stage entertainment, vendors, Museum tours, farm animals, historic demonstrations and a mini local food market. Treat yourself to a serving of our signature house-baked apple crisp! Capacity is limited, please pre-register for the event and note your selected arrival time. Reservations are available on the hour. Walk-in guests will be accommodated space permitting. When: Saturday, October 1, 2022, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm…

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KinderFest Fall Fair

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until October 2, 2022

Bingeman’s, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive
Kitchener, Ontario N2B 3X7 Canada
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The Region's newest Fall Festival with fun for the whole family! Children's entertainment on the stage including Erick Traplin and more! Carnival Rides & Inflatables • Pumpkin Cookie Decorating • Fall Treats and drinks • Open Fire S'mores roasting station • Face Painting Shop local at our Fall Market. No ticket required to shop great local vendors and artisans.

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Fall Festival at Chiefswood Park

October 1 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Chiefswood Park, 1037 Brant County Highway 54
Caledonia, Ontario N0A 1M0 Canada
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The SNGRDC Community Collaborators program is teaming up with Chiefswood Park to bring you a Fall Festival you will not forget! * Kids Rollercoaster * Rock Climbing Wall * Mechanical Bull * Indigenous Vendors * Food Trucks * DIY Photo Booth * Fundraiser Pie in the Face And much more!!! Bring a donation for the Six Nations Food Bank upon entry for a free bag (while supplies last).

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The Salvation Army Oakville Community Church Fall Family Carnival

October 1 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Salvation Army Oakville Church, 2270 Speers Rd
Oakville, Ontario L6L 2X8 Canada
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Join us Saturday October 1st from 11am to 4pm for a free family event at 2270 Speers Rd in Oakville! There will be bouncy castles, games, prizes, free food, popcorn, candy floss, a free magic show and so much more! Come on out and have some fun! All are welcome!

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Apple Festival at Battlefield Park

October 8
Battlefield House Museum, 77 King St W
Stoney Creek, Ontario L8G 5E5 Canada
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Join us for fall-time fun in Battlefield Park. Enjoy a pancake breakfast, games, pumpkin decorating, demonstrations and music. Free Museum visit with the purchase of an event wrist band for outdoor activities.

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Apple Festival

October 8 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Battlefield House Museum, 77 King St W
Stoney Creek, Ontario L8G 5E5 Canada
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Join us for fall-time fun in Battlefield Park. Enjoy a pancake breakfast, games, pumpkin decorating, demonstrations and music. This is a free outdoor event. Regular museum admission rates apply.

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Local Harvest Pop Up Event

October 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wheelbarrow Orchards, 8277 #10 Side Road
Milton, Ontario L9T 2X9 Canada
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There is nothing better than a day out at the orchard, picking your favourite apples and being with your friends and family! This year, join us for our Local Harvest event to make this perfect fall day even better! Stroll through our 25+ vendor market, enjoy lunch from our food trucks, chat with our charity partner, pick for apples, grab a pumpkin and enjoy all that Wheelbarrow orchards has to offer!

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Halloween Fun Fair

October 22 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dundas Driving Park, 71 Cross St
Dundas, Ontario L9H 2R5 Canada
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Free

Join us for our second annual Halloween Fun Fair! With small business vendors, family activities, games, and a costume contest, we're planning on having a ghoulish-ly good time. Family activities run throughout the day, and free admission! Come support your local businesses. 11:30 am: Reading with a children’s author 12:30 pm: Broomstick Race (bring your brooms!) 1:30 pm: Reading with a children’s author 2:00 pm: Make Dad a Mummy 3:00 pm: Costume Contest

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The Great Pumpkin Stroll

October 27 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fieldcote Memorial Park, 64 Sulphur Springs Rd
Hamilton, Ontario L9G 1L8 Canada
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Fieldcote is pleased to partner with Frank Panabaker Home & School Association for this “boo-tiful” event. Bring the whole family for some spooky fun in Fieldcote Memorial Park and savour the flavours of local food trucks. Everyone is encouraged to wear Halloween costumes and to submit a pumpkin for display. Deliver your carved and decorated pumpkin to the bandstand at Fieldcote on Thursday, October 27 from 10 am to 1 pm. Recognition will be presented for the most creative, the…

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