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Fall Bucket List: Area Festivals + Events

The drastic change in weather here in Northeast Indiana last week has gotten us SO excited for cozy sweaters, bonfires, warm soup, crunchy leaves, pumpkin and apple spice treats, and all things Autumn!

Fall Bucket List | Image source: / Photographer: Muskoka Stock Photos

This week on the blog, we'll be sharing some tips and ideas to help you fulfill your Fall Bucket List. Follow along and chime in with some of your favorite Fall to-dos if you're as passionate about this season as we are!

First up, let's take a look at some of the upcoming fall festivals and events happening in and around our area:


Corn Mazes + Pumpkin Patches

Amazing Fall Fun | Waterloo, IN

Cedar Creek Produce | Leo-Cedarville, IN

Ridenour Acres | Angola, IN

Kuehnert Dairy Farm & Festival | Fort Wayne, IN

Moose Lake Christian Craft Village | LaOtto, IN

Apple Orchards

Advanced Tree Technology | New Haven, IN

Cook's Orchard | Fort Wayne, IN

Pumpkin Patches

Hilger Family Farm | Fort Wayne, IN


Stock up on fresh, locally-grown and harvested ingredients to create your next hearty Fall soup or warm, fresh pie at one of the many farmers markets in and around Fort Wayne! Many markets continue to run throughout the season. | Click for dates & locations.


Johnny Appleseed Festival | Saturday, September 20 - Sunday, September 21, 2014

Fort4Fitness | Friday September 26 - Saturday, September 27, 2014

Salomon Farm Fall Harvest Festival | Friday, October 3 & Saturday, October 4, 2014

The Punkin' Path at the Botanical Conservatory | October 15-31, 2014

Pumpkin Zone at the Botanical Conservatory | Saturday, October 18, 2014

Wild Zoo Halloween 2014 | Friday, October 17 - Sunday October 19 and Thursday, October 23 - Sunday, October 26, 2014

Fort Wayne Halloween Pet Parade | Saturday, October 18, 2014

Downtown Fort Wayne's Fright Night 2014 | Saturday, October 18, 2014


Fright Night | Saturday, October 18, 2014

ARCH Haunted Sites Bus Tours | Throughout October 2014

Halloween Haunt at the Community Center | Saturday, October 18, 2014

Lantern Tours at the Old Fort | Saturday, October 18, 2014

Well-o-Ween Costume Ball | Saturday, October 25, 2014

There are plenty more events taking place this Fall in and around Fort Wayne! Don't miss the Doggone Best Chili Challenge, Wing Fest, Summit City Brewfest, The Civic Theatre's Over the River and Through the Woods, and so much more! | Calendar of Events

What do YOU most look forward when it comes to Fall in the Midwest? We'd love to hear! Stay tuned all week for more Fall Bucket List ideas.

Check out Visit Fort Wayne for more details!

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