Top Spots For Families This Fall
With fall in full swing, we wanted to showcase some local activities that can be enjoyed by all… From parades and pumpkins to apples and corn mazes check out some of our top picks for family friendly fun this fall:
Sever’s Fall Festival | Shakopee, MN | $16.00 – $23.00
Saturdays & Sundays through October 30 10 AM TO 7 PM
This place has it all… Corn pits, jumping pillows, petting zoos, playgrounds, live shows, zip lines, pumpkin patches, local artisans, food vendors, beer, wine and more. It’s an easy pick if you’re looking for a place that will keep the whole family entertained.
Light Up the Night Parade | Anoka, MN | FREE
October 22 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Bundle up and snag a front row spot, this parade of colorfully lit floats is always a crowd favorite. The parade will begin at 7PM on the corner of 1st Avenue and Main Street.
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at the MN Zoo | Apple Valley, MN | $18 – 24
October 1 – November 7
The opportunity to soak in all the Halloween magic is right here at the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular! Walk through a glowing trail of thousands of artistically carved pumpkins and enjoy food, snacks and drinks along the way!
Fall Flower Show at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory | St. Paul, MN | FREE
October 8, 2022 – November 27 (Closed for mid-show change October 31 – November 4)
Not all gardens are lost with the autumn season… The Sunken Garden at the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory will be blooming with chrysanthemums, ornamental grasses and pepper plants! While reservations are required, this show is FREE! Don’t miss this opportunity to witness a sensational autumn sight with the family.
Ferguson’s Minnesota Harvest | Jordan, MN | $13 – $15
Open daily from until early November 10AM to 6PM
Yet another attraction that seems to have just about everything, plus with your admission you get an unlimited season pass… Head over to Ferguson’s MN Harvest if you’re looking for a place that has fun activities for all ages! From wagon rides, apple cannons and duck races to a cow train, pumpkin jumping pad, corn maze, and farm animals… You don’t want to skip this stop!