2017 Fall Festivals

Details for all the events listed below can be found on our jam-packed calendar, along with hundreds of other family-friendly happenings!


Saturday, September 9

  • Natick Days (details)
  • Blackstone Valley Carnival, Mendon (Thursday through Sunday) (details)

Sunday, September 10

  • 300th Anniversary Parade, Westborough (details)
  • Farms Day, Holliston (details)
  • Pet Rock Fest, Grafton (this is a Rock Fest for Pets, not a Festival for Pet Rocks!) (details)
  • St. Gabriel’s Harvest Fair, Upton (details)

Saturday, September 16

  • Hopkinton Polyarts Festival (details)
  • Hopkinton Family Day (details)
  • Ashland Day (details)
  • Celebrate Holliston (details)
  • Applefest, Northborough (Thursday through Sunday)(details)
  • Drumlin Farm Fall Harvest Celebration, Lincoln (details)
  • Country Fest, Upton (details)
  • Heritage Festival, Marlborough (through Sunday) (details)
  • St. Mary’s Family Festival, Shrewsbury (through Sunday) (details)

Sunday, September 17

  • Massachusetts Outdoor Expo, Sturbridge (details)

Saturday, September 23

  • KidsFest at Wachusett, Princeton (through Sunday) (details)
  • Spirit of Shrewsbury (through Sunday) (details soon)
  • Woofstock Dog Festival, Hudson (details soon)
  • Fenwal Car Show, Ashland (details)
  • Arts in Common, Westborough (details soon)
  • West End Creamery Fall Festival and Corn Maze, Whitinsville (through Sunday) (details)

Sunday, Sept 24

  • Harvest Fair, Holliston (details)

Saturday, September 30

  • Upton Heritage Day (details)
  • Teddy Bear Clinic and Touch-a-Truck, EcoTarium, Worcester (details)

Sunday, October 8

  • Chestnut Hill Farm Harvest Festival, Southboro

Monday, October 9 (Columbus Day)

  • Heritage Day, Southboro

Saturday, October 14

  • Patriot Place Fall Harvest Celebration, Foxboro
  • Harvest Festival, Franklin

Saturday, October 21

  • Harvest Fest, Bellingham (details)

Halloween Happenings!

We’re working on a separate list for local Halloween events! It includes:

  • Trunk-or-treats
  • Spooktaculars
  • Family-Friendly Haunted Houses
  • Haunted Hayrides
  • and more!

Sign up to get a link to the Halloween list we’re done with the finishing touches.

You’ll also get a weekly newsletter with highlights of the best upcoming events. Parents tell us they can’t imagine planning their week without it!


What did we miss?

Email CK founder and Metrowest mom Sharon to let us know about a great festival we left off our list!