Orlando Fall Festivals and Fairs Guide 2022
Orlando Fall Festivals and Fairs Guide 2022 – Looking for a fun fall fair or festival in Orlando? It’s such a great time of year to enjoy the weather in Central Florida. If you’ve found we’ve missed any upcoming fairs or festivals, you can email them to Newsletter@MyCentralFloridaFamily.com or click here to submit your event to us.
The Orlando Fall Festivals and Fairs Guide 2022 features a list of great Fall events we found in our community. Check back often for updates.
You will find two categories: Fall Events that are happening over multiple dates and single dates. We’ll continue to update this guide with new events published each week!
These are some of our favorite fall festival events in Central Florida. For a complete list of events, head to our Calendar/Stuff to Do page and search “Festival”. We will continue to update with more of our favorite events as they become published!
Weekends September 16 – October 2, 2022
5-10 PM Fridays and 2 to 10 PM Saturdays/Sundays
More Info: Join us for our 4th annual event to pick your perfect pumpkin, take great family photos, and enjoy various activities! Come spend time together outdoors, and make some wonderful memories. We will have adult and children beverages, as well as some new, fun, and exciting adventures! Our activities are fun and affordable for all to enjoy. Free admission and free parking!
Weekends September 24 – October 15, 2022
10 AM – 7 PM
More Info: Stay awhile to play, eat some of our yummy kettle corn, have lunch at the food truck in our picnic area, and enjoy our live entertainment (weekends only).
Multiple Day Festivals:
September 24th – November 24th
9am – 6:30pm
Join us for our 4th annual event to pick your perfect pumpkin, take great family photos, and enjoy various activities! Come spend time together outdoors, and make some wonderful memories. We will have adult and children beverages, as well as some new, fun, and exciting adventures! Our activities are fun and affordable for all to enjoy. Free admission and free parking!
September 24-25, 29-30, October 1-2, 6-9, 13-16, 20-23, 27-30, November 3-6, 10-13 | 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
More Info: Join us on our family farm for our 7th annual Fall Festival at Southern Hill Farms! What fall adventure would be complete without mouth-watering apple cider donuts, jolly Jumbo Jack carving pumpkins and s’mores around the fire pits? Admission tickets must be purchased online in advance, admission payments will NOT be accepted at the farm. Admission tickets give you access to all activities during the event. Tickets and more information can be found at https://southernhillfarms.brushfire.com/fallfestival/.
September 24th, the haunted maze will be open on Friday and Saturday nights, until October 30st from 7:30-10pm
More Info: Starting September 24th, the haunted maze will be open on Friday and Saturday nights, until October 30st from 7:30-10pm. Admission to the Haunted Halloween Maze is $11 per person if purchased in advance online. Admission to the Haunted Halloween Maze is $13 per person if purchased on the farm during our hours of operation.
More Info: Our activities this year will include, but not limited to, two hay rides, corn maze, toddler maze, pumpkin patch, Country Store, play structures, high strikers, football area, basketball area, The Cow Wash, and much more! Pumpkin chunkin’ and tennis ball launching from an air cannon are also available.
Weekends beginning September 24th through October 30th and Thursdays and Fridays in October
More Info: A Lot of Pumpkins pumpkin patch and activities are open for our 15th straight year! Weekends beginning September 24th through October 30th and Thursdays and Fridays in October, get out of the house and play on the farm! Please see our Hours for details.
Oct 8th – Oct 30th, 2022
More Info: As we have done for the last 20 years, Pumpkin’s and Pony Rides highlights this years “Themed” Event with a COVID safe environment with good old fashion outside Holiday fun for the whole family. An a effort to help out the local families in these though times we have reduced our Pumpkin Patch tickets for 2022. A Parent an Child will be able to Enjoy the Day at the “Patch” for only $22.
October 8-9, 2022 | 9 AM to 5 PM
More Info: The Winter Park Autumn Art Festival is the only juried fine art festival exclusively featuring Florida artists. The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the festival on the second weekend in October each year. The community-oriented sidewalk show presents quality visual art and live entertainment the whole family can enjoy. The festival is held in beautiful Central Park located along historic Park Avenue in downtown Winter Park.
October 8-9, 2022 | 10 AM to 4 PM
More Info: Celebrate the season at our Fall Festival at the The Ranch at St. Cloud. We will have local merchant vendors, hay rides, gem mining, over-sized sling shot, petting zoo, horse rides, pumpkin activities, food vendors and so much more!
October 22-23, 2022
More Info: On October 21st and 22nd, Celebration Town Center transforms before your very eyes as the falling leaves of the season drop on Market Street in the Fall Festival known as Oktoberfest. […]
Sept 22 (5-9 PM), Sept 23 (5-9 PM), Sept 24 (4-10 PM)
More Info: Oviedo Oktoberfest is back, and better than ever! At The Oviedo Amphitheatre in Center Lake Park. This three day festival event features authentic German beer, food, music and entertainment, contests and more! Featuring performances by King Guys Oktoberfest Brass Band, Orlando Tract Dancers, and new this year Marty Gross and the Sonnenschein Express! Oktoberfest is FREE to attend, but purchase your beer punch cards HERE in advance to avoid long lines. $25 and $50 denominations are valid for purchase of glassware and beer only. Beer punch cards ARE valid for the entire three day festival.
Opening October 1, 2022
More Info: Join us for our 19th annual corn maze and pumpkin patch! This year our theme is Dinosaurs. Get lost in our 6.5 acre corn maze! Jump on our huge jumping pillow, slide down our 60ft super slide, play on our giant castle-like playground. Not ready to tackle so many acres in the big maze? Try out our 0.5 acre mini maze for a shorter journey into the corn, get your fortune, and learn about the different types of farming. As you journey through acres of pathways inside the corn maze, you find pictures and clues to help you play the game, making learning about Farm to Table fun for the whole family. Compete with friends to collect all the hidden clues as you hunt for hints and answers for your game sheet. Get into the great outdoors and soak up the fresh country air. Take an audio tour of our farm on the hay ride while learning about what we grow and our history. Check out our Market, Cafe, and food vendors. As always, we are committed to ensure the comfort and safety of our guests and employees. Hope to see you soon!
October 8 – November 6, 2022 (Select Days) | 10 AM to 5 PM
More Info: *Each paid admission includes both mazes, barrel train ride, hayride, games, various play areas, and 1 ride (KIDS 85 LBS AND UNDER) on our kiddie zip line (additional tickets can be purchased at admissions for $1). Not included in admission are food and beverage, pumpkins (various prices), and Combine Harvester rides ($5.00 per rider), and Ball Cannon ($1 for 3shots), Pony Rides ($5 cash only- pay at vendor), and Butterfly Dan’s ($3 cash only – pay at vendor).
October 14-16, 2022
More Info: Pig on the Pond Community Festival started 24 years ago. From its modest start as a BBQ competition, it has grown to be the biggest outdoor festival in south Lake County and has been voted one of Central Florida’s most popular events and includes carnival rides. The festival takes place at popular Waterfront Park on the shore of Lake Minneola in Clermont. The family-friendly festival includes entertainment for all ages, a carnival, a Kids Zone, food vendors galore and special activities throughout the weekend.
October 22-23, 2022 | 9 AM to 5 PM
More Info: Held on the streets of historic downtown Mount Dora, FL. 230 W. 4th Ave Mount Dora, FL 32757. Ranked #4 in 2019 and #2 in 2020 by Sunshine Artist Magazine in their annual ranking of the Best Classic/Contemporary Craft Festivals in America, the Mount Dora Craft Festival was proud to earn the #1 spot in their 50th anniversary special ranking of ALL Time Favorite events in 2022. The downtown streets come alive with more than 400 of the best exhibitors in the country ready to show and sell their fine and fun crafts at the 36th annual event. Festival food, music, beer and wine tasting for adults and a free kid zone for the kids will round out the event. Entertainers/Buskers may apply for approval at no charge.
Winter Garden Fall Heritage and Music Festival
November 5-6, 2022 | 10 AM to 5 PM
More Info: A daylong celebration of the community’s historic roots with live music from 19 bands across 5 stages, street performers, sport & field games, hay maze, fall activities, heritage displays, and much more.
November 11-13, 2022 | time varies
More Info: Join us for the 46th Annual Maitland Rotary Art Festival! Nestled around beautiful Lake Lily in Maitland, its a wonderful opportunity to see, and purchase, a large variety of fine art.
Show hours are
Fri, Nov 11 5 PM – 9 PM
Sat, Nov 12 10 AM – 7 PM (Followed by an evening concert)
Sun, Nov 13 10 AM – 4 PM
Sanford – Central Florida Zoo
November 18, 2022 to January 15, 2023 | 6 – 10 PM
More Info: Asian Lantern Festival: Into the Wild is perfect for a family outing, date night, a work group excursion and more. Experience the beauty of hand-crafted illuminated lanterns all around the Zoo on select nights.
October 21-22, 2022 | 7, 8, 9 PM (Leaves Fall)
More Info: On October 21st and 22nd, Celebration Town Center transforms before your very eyes as the falling leaves of the season drop on Market Street in the Fall Festival known as Oktoberfest. Listen for the rustling of leaves, relax by the lakeside and rock your troubles away, and enjoy the live music with family and friends in this one-of-a-kind themed extravaganza. On Friday October 21st, join Celebration Town Center in welcoming Central Florida favorite Bryan Malpass. Bryan, a mainstay on the Central Florida music scene brings an eclectic mix of musical genres that leaves audiences wanting more. Then, come back on Saturday, October 22rd as Celebration Town Center will celebrate “Rocktoberfest”. Featuring Central Florida’s own Cat Ridgeway & The Tourists with opening act- TikTok and Social Media superstars- Fairview. Town Center will be the place to be to usher in Fall. It’s the coolest family-friendly Oktoberfest in the Southeast, so don’t miss it. Hop on a hayride, dance to terrific live music, or just stroll and enjoy the crisp fall air and enjoy the great savings at the lakeside promenade.
Leaves fall daily at 7:00, 8:00, and 9:00 PM.
Parking and Admission are FREE!!!
November 19-20, 2022 | 9 AM to 5 PM
More Info: The annual Longwood Arts and Craft Festival will feature 200 original artists and hand crafters exhibiting to sell their unique items. Get a jump on your holiday shopping season and support the artists. There will be festival food, beer, wine and music. Ample parking can be found in the area and at hospital. The event is FREE to attend. Hours are Sat 9am to 5pm and Sun 9am to 4pm
November 19-20, 2022 | 9 AM – 7 PM and 10 AM to 5 PM
More Info: Join us on November 19th & 20th 2022 for the 12th Annual Rotary Altamonte – Art, Craft & Wine Festival! It’s the perfect time of year to enjoy the cooler weather and a great opportunity to start your holiday shopping! This festival features 150+ talented artists and crafters offering original and unique items. Setting this event apart from other art and craft shows is the special Wine Stroll taking place both days. We also have a KIDZKORNER to entertain the kids.
November 26-27, 2022 | 10 AM – 8 PM and 12 PM to 6 PM
More Info: FusionFest, Central Florida’s leading cultural diversity festival with year-round programming, has set the stage for its fifth annual celebration of the people and the many cultures that make the region awesome. FusionFest’s free, two-day signature event returns on Thanksgiving Weekend: Saturday, November 26 from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Sunday, November 27 from Noon – 6 p.m.
Single Day Festivals:
September 17, 2022 | 11 AM – 3 PM
More Info: Join us on Saturday, September 17 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pehgorn Nature Park and Trail; located at 2101 Peghorn Way for our annual Pig-Out event. This free event will have live music, BBQ, horseshoes, local vendors, exhibitors, blacksmith demo, nature trail, and did we mention free BBQ with the help of the Fine Swine of Boy Scouts Troop Nine.
September 17, 2022 | 2 – 10 PM
More Info: This much-anticipated event will offer the community all things SALSA! A display of cultural cuisine will be available in a variety of exquisite dishes, accompanied by live salsa music and dancing. Lots of activities for the whole family including Chihuahua races, domino tournament, kids zone and much more!
September 18, 2022 | 11 AM to 9 PM
More Info: Is back! The “International Food And Drink Festival” 2022 at Downtown Orlando!! The #1 culinary festival in Central Florida.
Enjoy the best restaurants from Central Florida, exotic drinks, food eating contests, giveaways and more!
Sunday September 18th 2022 from 11am to 9pm at Festival Park in Downtown Orlando, FL. FREE admission!!
October 1, 2022 | 11 AM – 3 PM
More Info: Join us on the farm, for some family fun this Fall. Our iconic Big Orange will be transformed into Big Jack. A perfect photo opportunity for a unique, awesome picture. […]
October 1, 2022 | 2 PM – 6 PM
More Info: Family Fun will include pony rides, hayrides, Gemstone mining, Petting Farm and bounce house! Local vendors and food truck!
Kit Land Nelson Park | Apopka
October 8, 2022 | 11 AM to 4 PM
More Info: Mark your Calendars for our Apopka Oktoberfest & Craft Show happening at Kit Land Nelson Park 11-4pm. Shop with 90 vendors while you eat from 15 Amazing local food trucks. […]
October 15, 2022 | 6 PM
More Info: This is an outdoor event. We will be playing with our full band from 6-10pm. Bring the whole family for some fun, food and dance!!!
October 22, 2022 | 10 AM – 4 PM
More Info: Bring the whole family and join us for the Fall Family Fun Day. Admission is free and there is something for everyone. There will be all types of vendors, including family resources, crafts, activities, food trucks and music. We will be having a costume contest and booth or treating. Get your costumes ready and see you there!!`
Earl Brown Park
October 22, 2022 | 10 AM – 4 PM
More Info: Bring the whole family and join us for the Fall Family Fun Day. Admission is free and there is something for everyone. There will be all types of vendors, including […]
October 22, 2022 | 10 AM – 6 PM
More Info: The 17th annual Central Florida Veg Fest will happen on Saturday, October 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Orlando Festival Park near downtown Orlando!
October 22, 2022 | 10 AM – 1 PM
More Info: Come enjoy games, food, face painting and a Foam Party!
October 22, 2022 | 2 PM – 7 PM
More Info: Come out for a day of Jazz in Centennial Park!! Enjoy 4 different bands throughout the event, then after the event follow your favorite band to their host site in Downtown Sanford to hear more of your favorite music!
Join Tranquility Country for another fun fall event on the farm.
More Info: We will have horse rides on our Gypsy Vanner horses, animal meet and greets, vendors, food trucks and so much more.
October 29, 2022 | 4:30 – 8:30 PM
More Info: Celebrate Fall at our 16th annual Hometown Harvest presented by Orlando Health! From FREE hayrides to live musical performances, this event hosts a large collection of fun activities. Various vendors will be available with food, drink, and other goods. Kids can enjoy the Hay Play area and pumpkin painting!
October 29, 2022 | 10 AM to 4 PM
More Info: Celebrate fall at the annual Downtown Clermont Harvest Festival presented by Clermont Main Street. We have fun planned for the whole family and 150 vendors to shop at. Enjoy: – […]
Longwood Chili Cookoff
Kit Land Nelson Park | Apopka
November 5, 2022 | 11 AM to 4 PM
More Info: Mark your Calendars for our Apopka Holiday Grinch Fest at Kit Land Nelson Park in Apopka on Saturday Nov 5th 11-4pm Shop with 90 Local Vendors, Food Trucks, Santa, His […]
November 19, 2022
More Info: Enjoy our 7th annual Seafood & Jazz Festival. This year we look forward to repeating the amazing year we had last year with Jon B heading Stay tune to our National headliner.
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