Kids getting a pumpkin at the pumpkin farm.

Mark your calendar for these fun Fall events throughout the Midwest.

Soon it will be Fall in the Midwest, and you know what that means: hay rides, pumpkin picking and festivals for everything from apples to flannel. To help you get outside and seize the best that your area has to offer, we hand-picked a list of events and activities for each of our markets. If you go to any, share a photo and tag us on Facebook or Twitter – we’d love to see how much fun you had!


Central Illinois

Central & Southern Missouri

Kansas City Area

St. Louis Area

  • Eckert’s Farm Apple & Pumpkin Picking – Belleville & Millstadt, Apple picking is available on Saturdays and Sundays in September. Pumpkin picking takes place Saturdays and Sundays in October. More information.
  • St. Louis Art Fair – Clayton, September 8-10. More information.
  • South Grand Fall Fest – St. Louis, September 16. More information.
  • Great Forest Park Balloon Race – St. Louis, September 15-16. More information.
  • Best of Missouri Market – Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, October 6-8. More information.
  • Pumpkin Glow in Historic St. Charles – St. Charles, October 27-28. More information.
  • Kimmswick Apple Butter Festival – Kimmswick, October 28-29. More information.

Tulsa Area

  • Rogers County Fall Fair – Claremore, September 12-18. More information.
  • Coweta Fall Festival – Coweta, September 14-16. More information.
  • Gatesway Balloon Festival – Broken Arrow, September 15-17. More information.
  • P Bar Farms Corn Maze – Tulsa, Opens for the season on September 16. More information.
  • Tulsa State Fair – Tulsa, September 28-October 8. More information.
  • Wild Things Farm Pumpkin Patch – Pocola, Opens for the season on September 30. More information.
  • Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa – Tulsa, October 19-22, Thursday 5-11p, Friday 11a-1a, Saturday 11a-1a, Sunday 12-6p. More information.

Wichita Area

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