Colorful foliage. Crisp air. Pumpkins. What's not to love about Fall?
There are lots of cool fairs, festivals and events going on throughout the Pittsburgh region during Autumn that offer plenty of food and seasonal fun. And don't forget to enjoy the brilliant colors on the trees and hillsides during October. Happy Fall!
Trax opens up its farm for pumpkin picking, apple tasting in its orchards, food booths from local bakers and cooks, and a 2.5-acre cornfield maze. Stop by the Cafe for a fresh apple dumpling and a mug of hot apple cider before heading home.
If you're looking for a fall festival mixed with a carnival check out Triple B Farms this fall. Their festival includes standards like a pick-your-own pumpkin patch and hayrides on the farm, and adds some fun but unexpected activities like the Liberty Tube and Squirrel Hill Tunnel Slides, a haunted barn, and more.
Treat yourself to a spectacular weekend in the mountains and enjoy the best of Pennsylvania's beautiful fall foliage! Every weekend in October there's themed family fun. Hop on the chairlift for an aerial view of the fiery colors of autumn. Artisans and crafters from far and wide will have their handmade creations on display.
An annual celebration of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered writers, directors, actors, and their work drawing hundreds of movie-goers to the ten days of high quality entertainment, including feature films, shorts, and videos from the hottest national and international LGBT filmmakers of our time.
This is the largest harvest festival in the city, attracting 1,500 children and their families annually. Activities include: pony and train rides, a petting zoo, children's games, a pumpkin decorating contest, and more!
South Side Historical Village "Fall Social"- Hookstown Fairgrounds
Take a step back in time! Located at the Hookstown Fair Grounds is a fabulous historical village consisting of a one-room schoolhouse, outdoor bake oven, blacksmith shop, general store, doctor's office, barn and covered bridge. Cookies and bread will baking in the outdoor oven along with sheep shearing, apple cider press and a barn dance.
First annual Brews & Brats Festival features family fun, craft beers, German foods, kids activities, live music, stein and barrel races, and the People's Choice Best Brew Contest.
The Zelienople & Harmony Fall Festival - Zelienople and Harmony, PA
Two days of musical entertainment, three towers of paranormal ghost walks, pumpkin and costume contests, chainsaw carving, petting zoo, free horse-drawn wagon rides and historic encampments and demonstrations.