Pumpkin spice and everything nice, that’s what fall is made of…and festivals! Jacksonville welcomes in the changing seasons with beloved holiday events perfect for a date with your partner or day-trip with the family.
We are ready to celebrate the season by attending these fall festivals in Jacksonville!
Kids Zone: $3
OCT 30 | 4:00PM–8:00PM
New Square, 1910 Wells Rd, Orange Park, FL 32073
The Town of Orange Park‘s iconic extravaganza is the oldest and largest fall festival in Jacksonville. Featuring just 12 booths and a few guitar players back in 1982, the event has grown to feature over 200 artists and vendors over two days. The fall festival also includes two music stages showcasing local artists, as well as, a massive Kids Zone.
You better come hungry because The Town of Orange Parks Fall Festival includes over 30 food vendors offering a wide variety of food including barbecue, local seafood, and more. After you pig out on delicious grub, you are welcomed to browse rows full of unique, handmade gifts, including jewelry, pottery, and decorations.
But wait…there’s more! This fall festival also features local farmers’ so you can pick up fresh produce.
OCT 16 | 10:00AM–5:00PM
Town Hall Park
2042 Park Avenue Orange Park, Florida, 32073
Even doggos love to celebrate fall! Take your pup-kin to Brewhound’s Fall Festival for a some bark-and-treating!
The event will feature live music, activities, a local artisans fall market, professional fall photos, book donation, autumn BrewHound swag and all the fall coffee and beer flavors you love!
This event will also feature a kids events area with face painting and cotton candy!
Sept 25 | 4:00PM-8:00PM
1848 Kings Cir S, Neptune Beach, FL 32266
Let’s give them pumpkin to talk about–literally! Featuring pumpkin patch, corn maze, farm animals, and more, Fall Season at Amazing Grace is dedicated to providing safe family-orientated entertainment.
It has truly become an annual tradition that locals hold close to their hearts! This is a great place to take the kids or go on a date with your significant other. Celebrate fall by carefully selecting the perfect pumpkin, partaking in outdoor activities, and also getting those must-have Instagram-worthy photos.
This fall festival in Jacksonville is a great place to welcome autumn!
Pumpkin Festival + Handmade Market @ Wesley Wells Farms
The farm is the place to be during the fall and Wesley Wells Farm will make all your pumpkin dreams come true! The farm will host you-pick pumpkins from their 7-acre field (twice the size of last year!), even more fresh veggies from the veggie you-pick field, food trucks, Handmade craft vendors, farm animals, sunflower field, and so much more!
Sept 25 | 9:00AM–5:00PM
3455 Joe Ashton Rd, St. Augustine, Florida, 32092
Pumpkin Festival + Fall Market @ Wicked Barley
Wicked Barley has a long lineup of fall fun to kick off the first weekend of October!
The weekend will feature live music, fall festival vendors and new beer specials. Every day will feature a different band and new vendors so be sure to check the schedule!
Oct 1-3 | 4:00PM-10:00PM
4100 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, Florida, 32217
Fall Festival and Pumpkin Patch
This FREE pumpkin patch and fall festival will be held at Kirkwood Presbyterian Church. Event goers can expect to shop for handmade items from local craftspeople, eat at various local food trucks, check out local vendors, and have fun with games for the kids.
OCT 23 | 9:00AM–4:00PM
Kirkwood Presbyterian Church
8701 Argyle Forest Blvd corner of Shindler Drive Jacksonville, Florida, 32244
Fall Festival at Blu By U
This blueberry farm will be hosting a fall festival! Local vendors will be onsite selling homemade crafts and goodies and food trucks will be serving up some of the best grub in Jax.
Blu By U has a petting zoo, and a catch & release fishing amongst other activities!
OCT 30 | 9:00AM–4:00PM
Blu By U Blueberry Farm
5571 Long Branch Rd, Jacksonville, FL
The Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens hosts an annual Spooktacular event that has become a beloved part of fall in Jacksonville!
Dress is your best costume and celebrate Halloween with the wild animals. This year’s event includes special activities, Halloween candy and so much more. They even feature various scare-zones (warning: not for small children or those who scare easily).
Plus, you can even walk through the zoo and see the cute animals. The other fall festivals in Jacksonville feature barn animals but this is the ONLY one that showcases giraffes, big cats, and more!
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We hope you have a gourd time visiting your favorite fall festivals in Jacksonville!
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