Fall Fun in the Ozarks

Fall Fun in the Ozarks

Getting your family out to enjoy the beautiful fall weather doesn't have to break the bank. Check out these affordable, family-friendly events that you won't want to miss.

Harvest Fest

September 30th - October 29th | ENTER TIMES | Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park

  • Featuring a corn maze, pumpkin patch, hayrides, haunted trail & more!
  • Admission into the event is FREE. Most activities have a small fee of $1-$5.
  • Click here for more info.  

Ozark Arts & Crafts Show

October 6th-8th | Friday & Saturday, 9a-6p; Sunday, 9a-4p | Finley River Park

  • Featuring food, shopping & craftsmanship. 
  • Admission is FREE.
  • Click here for more info.  

Strollathon & Bike It

Saturday, October 14th| 9a-11:30a | Dan Kinney Family Center

  • Featuring games, snacks & prizes for best costume & decorations.
  • Admission is FREE.
  • Click here for more info, or here to visit the FB event page.   

Pets & Pumpkins

Saturday, October 21st | 12p-5p | Historic Commercial Street

  • Featuring trick-or-treating (for both human and fur-kids), a hay maze, costume contest, inflatables, games, food, music & more. 
  • Admission is only $2/each (kids, pets & adults).
  • Click here for more info. 
  • #blubonus for BluCurrent Kids Club Members: be sure to watch your mailbox & email for a special invitation to the event! Click here to learn more, including where we'll be set up passing out fun goodies! 


Saturday, October 28th | 10p-12p | Springfield Art Museum

  • Featuring Halloween-themed art projects, games, spooky stories, pumpkin decorating and a costume contest. 
  • Admission is FREE. 
  • Click here for more info. 

Queen City Craft Show

Saturday, November 25th | 10a-5p | Veridian Events

  • Featuring food, drinks, giveaways, kids craft area, shopping & more. 
  • Admission is only $4. (Half of the admission proceeds benefit Rescue One)
  • Click here for more info. 

Looking for even more fall fun in the Ozarks? Check out the calendar of events at springfieldmo.org, or visit the Springfield Kids Directory calendar of the events or the Springfield-Greene County Park Board's calendar of events.  

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