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The Fall season in Ontario is one of the best times of the year for family outings, this colourful and cooler season brings our farms and communities together to celebrate Fall Harvest! Head out with the kids and make lasting memories at great events like fall farm festivals, corn mazes, apple and pumpkin picking and of course some Halloween fun later in October!

Read on to find Fall Events in and around the GTA you may also want to visit our Event Calendar to find more 2022 events! We are still adding to this guide, so check back again soon!

The majority of events this year offer advanced tickets, so please plan ahead.

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Downey's Corn Maze
Sep 1, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
Downey’s Farm Market
Open daily until October 31st.  Included with Admission. Enjoy the intricate pathways as you navigate this year’s corn maze of...
Georgetown Fall Fair
Sep 9, 2022 
to Sep 11, 2022
1 Park Ave in Georgetown
The Georgetown Fall Fair celebrates its 175 year with – The Practically Hip, The Larry Melton Band, Battle of the...
Apple Picking at Chudleigh's Farm
Sep 9, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Chudleigh’s Entertainment Farm
Apple picking at Chudleigh’s is in full swing! It’s the perfect time to visit the farm and lose yourself in...
The Immersive Robert Munsch Experience
Sep 9, 2022 
to Oct 2, 2022
Gerrard Square
The Immersive Robert Munsch Experience Immersive Visual & Auditory 270-Degrees Experience The Immersive Robert Munsch Experience is an indoor immersive...
Uxbridge Fall Fair
Sep 9, 2022 
to Sep 11, 2022
Elgin Park
The focus of this year’s Uxbridge Fair is upon crops, crafts and traditional farm animals. Without these areas of agriculture...
AGORA Path of Light
Sep 10, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
Blue Mountain Village
AGORA is an unusual and magical space inspired by storytellers and cycles of life in nature. As participants walk this...
Monarch Tagging Weekend
Sep 10, 2022 
to Sep 11, 2022
Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
A ~30 minute video will be playing throughout the weekend giving more information about Butterfly Conservation – join us to...
Chappell Farms Fall Festival
Sep 10, 2022 
to Oct 2, 2022
Chappell Farms
From late September all the way until Halloween, Chappell Farms offers our Fall Festival! It’s an amazing place for kids...
Pingle’s Harvest Festival
Sep 10, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Pingle’s Farm Market
Celebrate all the fall season has to offer at Pingle’s Harvest Festival! Available weekend activities: Pingle’s playland (ft. our newest...
168th Oro World's’ Fair
Sep 16, 2022 
to Sep 17, 2022
Oro-Medonte Fairgrounds
The Oro Agricultural Society is a group of dedicated volunteers working to promote an understanding of the agricultural heritage of...
Small World Festival
Sep 16, 2022 
to Sep 18, 2022
Fort York Garrison Common
Join us September 16th through 18th at Fort York Garrison Common, for a FREE, family-friendly community celebration of music, dance,...
Bloor West Village Toronto Ukrainian Festival
Sep 16, 2022 
to Sep 18, 2022
Bloor West Village
The Bloor West Village Toronto Ukrainian Festival welcomes you to come and enjoy everything the Ukrainian culture has to offer....
Royal Medieval Faire
Sep 16, 2022 
to Sep 16, 2022
Waterloo Park West
Their majesties Bertram and Charlotte have decreed that there shall be an in-person celebration of the 25th Royal Medieval Faire...
Fall Canadian Pet Expo
Sep 17, 2022 
to Sep 18, 2022
International Center
The CPE Family is excited to present the Fall Canadian Pet Expo which is taking place September 17 & 18...
Downey's Pumpkinfest
Sep 17, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
Downey’s Farm Market
Downey's Play area includes the Kritter Koral, pirate ship, live Entertainment, mini putt, trike track, giant sandbox, Balloon Typhoon, Face Painting, Straw Jump, farm animals, wagon rides, and loads more!
Whirlpool Jet Boat Fall Colours Tours
Sep 19, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
Niagara Falls Gorge & River
There are some truly unique ways to enjoy the fall colours and one of the best ways to see the...
TIFA Kids
Sep 22, 2022 
to Oct 2, 2022
Harbourfront Centre
From September 22 to October 2, 2022, over 30 dynamic and engaging performances, talks, workshops and presentations will take place...
Milton Fall Fair
Sep 23, 2022 
to Sep 25, 2022
Milton Fairgrounds
3 day fall fair. Demo derby, midway, truck & tractor pull, craft buildings, animals, livestock and much more. See website...
The Great Northern Exhibition
Sep 23, 2022 
to Sep 25, 2022
GNE Fairgrounds
The best old-fashioned 3-day country fair in Ontario, since 1855! Enjoy the sights, smells, and sounds of Ontario in bygone...
Pumpkins After Dark
Sep 23, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Country Heritage Park
Pumpkins After Dark is Canada’s award-winning outdoor Halloween event. Featuring over 6,000+ hand-carved pumpkins, this one-of-a-kind walk-through experience is the...
Halloween Haunt at Canada's Wonderland
Sep 23, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Canada’s Wonderland
This fall, Halloween Haunt returns to Canada’s Wonderland with a sinister transformation, turning the theme park into a scream park...
Camp Spooky at Canada's Wonderland
Sep 24, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Canada’s Wonderland
Camp Spooky returns to Canada’s Wonderland in fall 2022 with family-friendly daytime Halloween activities and attractions every weekend. If you’re...
Mount Pleasant Harvest Fair
Sep 24, 2022 
to Sep 24, 2022
mount pleasant road
Pull out your flannel and brush up on your pumpkin carving skills… The Mount Pleasant Village Harvest Fair is back!...
Applefest
Sep 24, 2022 
to Sep 24, 2022
Markham Museum
Discover delicious apple fun at Markham Museum’s Applefest on September 24! Enjoy tasty treats, rides, games, entertainment, and family fun...
Toronto Garlic Festival
Sep 25, 2022 
to Sep 25, 2022
Artscape Wychwood Barns
The Toronto Garlic Festival is a fun, family-oriented food festival where kids meet Ontario garlic farmers and local chefs and...
Concert Sundays 2022
Sep 25, 2022 
to Sep 25, 2022
Unionville Millennium Bandstand
We are thrilled to be hosting another round of outdoor concerts at the Millennium Bandstand on Main St., Unionville. Join...
Markham Fair
Sep 29, 2022 
to Oct 2, 2022
Markham Fairgrounds
The annual Markham Fair returns for 2022 after a 2-year break! The Markham Fair, Canada’s largest four-day agricultural fair is...
Halloween Nights of Lights & Pumpkinville
Sep 30, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
CF Sherway Gardens
Halloween Nights of Lights will now be a thrilling, immersive walk-through experience for the 2022 season. Bigger and better, this...
Pumpkinville
Sep 30, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
CF Sherway Gardens
Pumpkinville features larger-then-life pumpkin sculptures, pumpkin houses and village inside of a candy forest all made with over 25,000 REAL...
Fort Henry Pumpkinferno
Sep 30, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
Fort Henry
Back for the 2022 season, Fort Henry will be transformed once again into the enchanted wonderland that is Pumpkinferno. Guests...
Kinderfest Fall Fair
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 2, 2022
Bingemans
The Region’s newest Fall Festival with fun for the whole family! Children’s entertainment on the stage including Erick Traplin and...
Blanc Nuit
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 2, 2022
Multiple Venues in the GTA
Nuit Blanche, Toronto’s all-night celebration of contemporary art, returns from sunset on October 1 to sunrise on October 2 for...
Elora Monster Month
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
Town of Elora
An Annual favourite! Dozens of activities are scheduled during the month-long celebration, a self-guided tour leads visitors through Elora’s historic...
Woolly Bear October
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
They’re everywhere! Woolly bear caterpillars become more visible in late fall and this beloved creature is the focus in October....
Port Elgin Pumpkinfest
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 2, 2022
Downtown Port Elgin
WELCOME to Port Elgin Pumpkinfest! One of Ontario’s most unique events. Featuring two GIANT Vegetable Weigh Offs, one of Ontario’s...
Festival at the Fort
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 1, 2022
Historic Fort Willow Conservation Area
Experience the Historic Fort Willow Conservation Area come to life on October 1 ,2022! The Festival at Fort Willow is...
Applefest Fall Fair
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 1, 2022
Ireland House Museum
Celebrate the changing of the seasons at Ireland House Museum’s Applefest Fall Fair. The day will feature main stage entertainment,...
Festival at the Fort
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 1, 2022
Historic Fort Willow Conservation Area
Experience the Historic Fort Willow Conservation Area come to life this October 1! The Festival at Fort Willow is an...
Applefest Fall Fair
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 1, 2022
Ireland House Museum
Celebrate the changing of the seasons at Ireland House Museum’s Applefest Fall Fair. The day will feature main stage entertainment,...
Garden Movie Night: Halloween Edition
Oct 1, 2022 
to Oct 1, 2022
Hendrie Park
It’s all just a bunch of hocus pocus… or is it? Kick off the fall season at RBG with a...
Pumpkinferno
Oct 6, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Discovery Harbour
A spooky start to Halloween! Pumpkinferno creeps into Discovery Harbour for a hauntingly good time! Experience the phenomenon of PumpkInferno’s...
Apple Harvest Weekend at Blue Mountain
Oct 7, 2022 
to Oct 10, 2022
Blue Mountain Village
Fabulous fall colours, crisp autumn air and even crisper apples. These are just some of the ingredients of the autumn...
Ball's Falls Virtual Thanksgiving Festival
Oct 7, 2022 
to Oct 10, 2022
Ball’s Falls Conservation Area
A Niagara Tradition that runs October 7th through October 10th.   The 48th Annual Ball’s Falls Thanksgiving Festival will bring...
Fall Festival and Artisan Market
Oct 8, 2022 
to Oct 9, 2022
The Fieldstone Barn
All your Fall Faves in one farm festival this Thanksgiving weekend. Enjoy sipping on Pumpkin Spiced Lattes, Hot Apple Cider...
Halloween & Harvest Festivities at Drysdale's
Oct 8, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
Drysdales Farm
The Halloween spirit howls at Drysdale’s Haunted Harvest Village beginning October 8, 2022 and running each weekend until Halloween. Be...
Hometown Harvest Festival
Oct 8, 2022 
to Oct 9, 2022
Saint-Marie among the Hurons
Hometown Harvest Festival is an event that celebrates the Harvest Season at Sainte-Marie.Autumn has arrived at Sainte-Marie among the Hurons!...
Woodbridge Fair
Oct 8, 2022 
to Oct 10, 2022
Woodbridge Fairgrounds
Join all the fun at the annual Woodbridge Fall Fair! Make Thanksgiving weekend even more special by visiting our Fall...
Harbourfest at Friday Harbour
Oct 9, 2022 
to Oct 9, 2022
Friday Harbour Resort
Celebrate Harbourfest over two weekends this October surrounded by the beautiful colours of Fall! Join us at the Pier as...
Ajax Pumpkinville
Oct 15, 2022 
to Oct 15, 2022
Greenwood Conservation Park
Join us October 15 at the picturesque Greenwood Conservation Area, 2290 Greenwood Rd. (back to tradition!) from 11 a.m. to...
Pumpkin Patch Family Fest & Train Ride
Oct 15, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
York Durham Heritage Railway
Train Hay Rides in an Open Air Baggage Car? A Trip to the Pumpkin Patch, hay mazes, jumping castles, and...
Halloween at the Village
Oct 15, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Black Creek Pioneer Village
Prepare yourself for some hair-raising happenings at Black Creek Pioneer Village this Halloween. Take part in ghastly activities and enjoy...
Pumpkin Fest
Oct 15, 2022 
to Oct 15, 2022
Henderson Memorial Park
Celebrate the fall season ​at the Sixth Annual Pumpkin Fest. Events and activities for families and friends to enjoy! Activities will...
Spooky Stables
Oct 15, 2022 
to Oct 15, 2022
The Grand Way
Are you looking for a scary adventure this Fall? Explore the Spooky Stables in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters...
Family Fun Day: iSpy Nature Edition
Oct 16, 2022 
to Oct 16, 2022
Royal Botanical Gardens
Our nature museum artifacts have gone missing! Can you help us find our missing pieces? Test your detective skills as...
PumpkinFest Toronto
Oct 22, 2022 
to Oct 23, 2022
Downsview Park
PumpkinFest Toronto is the place to be thanksgiving weekend! This annual festival takes place across multiple dates this October at...
Forsythe Farms October Harvest Festival
Oct 26, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Forsythe Family Farms
Come on out; relax and enjoy time with your family.  Our pumpkin patch is amazing this year. So many pumpkins...
The Great Pumpkin Trail
Oct 28, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Hendrie Park
It’s a magical evening on the Pumpkin Trail! Follow the candlelit glow of hundreds of jack-o-lanterns guiding the way through...
Terra Lumina 2022
Oct 28, 2022 
to Oct 29, 2022
Toronto Zoo
Terra Lumina is the eleventh unique experience created in Moment Factory’s Lumina night walk series. After nightfall at the Toronto...
Coopers Corn Maze in the Dark
Oct 28, 2022 
to Oct 28, 2022
Coopers Farm & Maze
Head out to Cooper’s Famous Farm Maze on a Friday evening in October! See if you can find your way...
Brooks Farms Fall Fun Festival
Oct 29, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Brooks Farms
The outdoor event highlight of the YEAR! For over a decade, Brooks Farms hosts an awesome Fall Fun Festival that...
Hallowe’en Hullabaloo
Oct 29, 2022 
to Oct 29, 2022
Earlscourt Park
Creation Warehouse invites kids in our community to celebrate Hallowe’en through a unique participatory theatrical installation. 100 children in the...
Riverside Common Sundays: Halloween Mini-Fest
Oct 30, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Riverside Common Park
Kids of ALL ages, pets too, are welcome to come enjoy Riverside Halloween. Come out – costumes highly encouraged –...
Ghost Hunt at the Museum
Oct 30, 2022 
to Oct 30, 2022
Ireland House Museum
Celebrate Halloween at the Museums! Take part in a clue style adventure when you visit Joseph Brant Museum on October...
SPOOKTACULAR Halloween Party
Oct 31, 2022 
to Oct 31, 2022
Amazing Adventures Playland (Argentia Location)
Welcome to our annual exciting Spooktacular Halloween Party!! Our event is designed for the entire family to enjoy. No need...
Pickering Fairy Tour
Nov 5, 2022 
to Nov 5, 2022
Pickering Museum Village
Pickering’s picturesque forest, village and gardens are home to not only some incredible natural creatures, but also some magical ones....
Fall Cottage Life Show
Nov 11, 2022 
to Nov 13, 2022
The International Centre (Hall 2 – Arrow Hall)
The 18th annual Fall Cottage Life Show is happening November 11-13, at the International Centre. We have qualified exhibitors ready...
Family Nature Walks at High Park Nature Centre
Nov 19, 2022 
to Nov 19, 2022
High Park Nature Centre
We invite you to build your friendship with nature by exploring the many gifts and riches found in all four...

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