Fall Festivals & Fun

Pumpkin Patch

Before the first leaves hit the ground each fall, Kansas City is bursting at the seams with pumpkins and apples, carnivals and crafts, and a festival just about every weekend!


  • Oktoberfest Shawnee in Shawnee, KS
  • Ciderfest at Louisburg Cider Mill in Louisburg, KS
  • Scarecrow Festival in Shawnee, KS
  • Apple Fest Topeka in Topeka, KS
  • Wild West Days at Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm in Olathe, KS
  • Fall Festival at Shawnee Indian Mission Museum in Fairway, KS
  • Mission Sunflower Festival in Mission, KS
  • Lenexa Chili Challenge in Lenexa, KS


  • The Great Pumpkin Fest at Worlds of Fun
  • Gladfest in Gladstone, MO
  • KC Octoberfest at Crown Center
  • Smithville Octoberfest in Smithville, MO
  • The Log Cabin Festival in Harrisonville, MO
  • Harvest Festival at Shoal Creek Living History Museum in Kansas City North
  • Excelsior Springs Oktoberfest in Excelsior Springs, MO
  • Fall Fest in Greenwood, MO
  • Old West OctoberFest in Lexington, MO
  • Weston Applefest in Weston, MO
  • Fall Festival of Arts, Crafts & Music at Missouri Town 1855 in Lee's Summit, MO
  • Pony Express PumpkinFest in St. Joseph, MO