‘Tis the season of pumpkin spice, pumpkin brews, fall foliage and sweating in your hippest Fall fashions (it is still Virginia after all). To help you get in the spirit of the season we’ve compiled a list of some enticing “local” Fall fests worth checking out. We’ve included festivals for every walk of life, whether you’re single, married or need something fun for the kids, this list has a little bit for everyone. It’s a great time to work on your Instaworthy pics…#Fall #Fallfeels #Autumn #Nature #Leaves #Oktoberfest #Pumpkin #Hayrides…and while you’re at it, go ahead and include #MHTSells, we’d love to see what you’re up to and if you’re enjoying the fests we told you about! (And if you want to know more about an event, just click the underlined link to go to the event page!)
9/22 Fairfax County Brewfest – Mustang Sally Brewing Co, Chantilly, VA Come enjoy a day of local craft beer, fall food, live music and more. All the Fairfax County Breweries will be there!
9/29-9/30 Fall for Fairfax Kidsfest – Fairfax Co Govt Center Enjoy exciting, interactive and educational programs, entertainment and activities. Specially designed for families with elementary and pre-K children. Admission and most activities are free of charge.
10/6 Vienna Oktoberfest– Historic Church Street, Vienna, VA Caboose brewing beer/wine garden, German food, Mill street food & beer/wine, Hand-Crafters market, German classic and new auto show, tons of kids games and fun!
10/13 Taste of Annandale– Tom Davis Dr, Annandale, VA Family friendly street festival featuring live music, dance, and food vendors reflecting the diverse culture of Annandale. Steve is helping to sponsor the event and will have a booth, so really where else would you rather be?
10/21-10/22 Autumn Market Fair – Claude Moore Colonial Farm, McLean, VA Admission $8 Adults & $4 Children. Warm yourself by the fire and enjoy the splendor of autumn with seasonal food and drink. Begin holiday shopping at merchant stalls.
Ongoing Seasonal Festivals
9/22-11/6 Cox Farms Fall Festival– Centreville, VA Admission varies based on day. Animals, slides, hayrides, Fall food, entertainment and more! Great fun for kids of all ages!
9/29-10/31 Nalls Produce Pumpkin Hill– Alexandria, VA – Free! Local Garden Center & Produce stand with a pumpkin hill that’s fun for little ones to play on while picking a pumpkin to carve. There’s also the Instagram worthy pumpkin wall for fun photos!
10/1-10/31 Fall Pumpkin Harvest Fest– Great Country Farms, Bluemont VA Admission charged – $12 weekends, $10 weekdays. Pumpkin/Apple picking, corn maze, BEST cider donuts around (get them hot), and tons of fun for kids in the 5-acre play area!