The Bounty of Fall: Seattle-Area Harvest Festivals Celebrate the Beauty and Fun of Autumn
Though October is quickly drawing to a close, there are harvest festivals aplenty around town. Some of the region's best fall fun is found at these sweet local harvest festivals, where kids can revel in the glory of autumn, enjoy fall foods, create some cool crafts, and hopefully find a leaf pile to jump into.
Friday, October 23
Swanson Nursery's Fall Festival
Swanson Nursery's Fall Festival runs from October 23 to 25; this cool fall festival offers tractor rides, a straw maze, and games and crafts for kids.
10 am to 2 pm, 9701 15th Ave NW, Seattle, 98117
High Point's Fall Festival
High Point Community Center's Fall Festival features inflatables and carnival games.
6 to 7:45 pm, 6920 34th Ave SW, Seattle, 98126
Ravenna-Eckstein's Freaky Fall Festival
Ravenna-Eckstein CC's Freaky Fall Festival is bringing carnival games, a bouncy castle, and crafts for kids!
6 to 8 pm, 6535 Ravenna Ave NE, Seattle, 98115
Saturday, October 24
Jubilee Farm Pumpkin Weekend
This old-school farm event showcases live music from The W Lovers, tours of the farm, and arts and crafts activities for kids.
10 am to 5 pm, 229 W Snoqualmie River Road NE, Carnation, 98014
Cama Beach Harvest Festival
Camano Island's harvest festival is full of pumpkin carving, crafts, and vegetable car races.
10 am to 4 pm, 1880 W Camano Drive, Camano Island, 98282
Bellevue Arts Museum's urban harvest festival celebrates fall with tons of cool fall-themed arts activities! The free event offers crafting projects, face-painting, and the change to explore the museum's galleries. Costumes are encouraged.
12 to 3 pm, 510 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, 98004
Fall Carnival at Olympic View Elementary
Olympic View's Fall Carnival turns the school into a fall wonderland, featuring a cake decorating contest for OV students, games, and food for purchase. Tickets will be on sale for $1/ticket at the door.
1 to 5 pm, 504 NE 95th St, Seattle, 98125
Sunday, October 25
West Seattle Harvest Festival
West Seattle's Junction neighborhood gets closed to traffic for their harvest festival, featuring a farmers market, a costume parade, and trick-or-treating for kiddos.
California Avenue SW, between SW Alaska Street and SW Oregon Street, Seattle, 98116