Fall in Indiana is my favorite. I love the smells, the colors and the food. Be sure to take full advantage of fall this year and check out some of these festivals happening in our area!
Covered Bridge Festival in Parke County
What: Food, craft vendors, entertainment, antique stores, theater performances and more. Come visit this national renowned festival in Rockville celebrating this small town’s heritage.
When: October 10-19, 2014, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: Rockville, Indiana
Additional Info: Visit coveredbridges.com for more information
42nd Annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival at Stonycreek Farm in Noblesville
What: Hayrides, farm animals, a haunted house, delicious food and much more! Open every day of the week until the end of October, you can bring your family to pick pumpkins and enjoy an afternoon of fall fun on the farm.
When: September 27 – October 31, 2014
Open to the public 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Stonycreek Farm Nursery & Landscaping
11366 State Road 38 East
Noblesville, IN 46060
Additional Info: $5 parking fee for vehicles Tuesday – Sunday
Learn more at stonycreekfarm.net/pumpkinharvestfestival
Fall Harvest Festival at Waterman’s Family Farm
What: Hayrides, pumpkin patch, train ride, corn maze, pony rides and a wide variety of activities at two locations in the Indianapolis area. Waterman’s Family Farm offers activities for all ages – this event is truly family friendly!
When: Through the end of October. 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. daily at Raymond Street, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. daily in Greenwood.
Where: Waterman’s Family Farm
1020 E. Raymond Street
Indianapolis, IN 46239
1100 N. Ind. 37
Greenwood, IN 46143
Additional Info: Visit watermansfamilyfarm.com/fallharvestfestival for more information and a $1 off coupon for your visit!
Pumpkinfest at Country Market in Zionsville
What: Corn maze, hayrides, farm animals, pumpkin decorating, bluegrass music, face painting and delicious fall treats. Come out to this family-owned farm for some of your own fall family fun!
When: Every weekend in October and the first weekend in November 2014
Saturdays: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sundays: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: The Country Market
795 S. US Hwy 421
Zionsville, IN 46077
Additional Info: Visit thepumpkinfest.com/festivals for more information.
Headless Horseman at Conner Prairie
What: Every year at “Conner Scairie,” you can take a haunted hayride, a costume runway show for kids, magic shows, a variety of delicious fall treats and much more.
When: October 10-12, 16-19 & 23-26, 2014
Gates open 6-9 p.m. Activities and hayrides may run past 10 p.m.
Where: Conner Prairie
13400 Allisonville Road
Fishers, IN 46038
Additional Info: Visit connerprairie.org for more information