If you are planing to be in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia area in September or October, try to stop and see some of these great Fall Festivals
You will have a good time, without it costing a bundle. Fall Festivals are all family friendly with great things to keep the kids occupied. So make your Washington D. C, Fall Festival plans and have a good time before the holiday rush begins. If you miss this year’s Washington D.C Fall Festivals, save the sites and check back next year. These are yearly events,
Come to Fairfax Virginia on September 26th for their Fall Festival Check the web site for driving directions. The Fall Festival has free entertainment, hay rides and a whole bunch more. They expect 20,000 visitors, so this is a big deal.
There is nothing like a County Fair. If you have never had to opportunity to see one, try to make plans to be at The Prince George County Fair Fall Festival in Upper Marlboro Maryland from September 7 to 10th. You can have the chance to actually ride in a monster truck. There is free entertainment daily and all the traditional Fall Festival competitions. Check the web site for directions.
Do you like Folk Music? Then this is the Fall Festival for you. It is only one day, Sunday September tenth, so try to keep the date open. The place is Tacoma Park, Maryland. Maps and directions are on the site. In addition to great music there is plenty of food, special activities for the kids and a crafts exhibition.
The State Fair of Virginia Fall Festival will be held this year from September 28th to October 8th at the Richmond Raceway in Richmond Virginia. Check the site for directions. You can try all the different Fall Festival foods while viewing competitions such as a tractor pull, rooster crowing, harmonical playing among many others. And don’t forget the rides. The kids will love the Great American Frontier Show.
http://www.vsdc.org/~vegfest/ (Washington D.C.)
This is different from the regular Fall Festival It is 100% Vegetarian, so that is your style, then come on down and enjoy. The VegFestDC will be held on Saturday, 25 October from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.. in the historic 14th & U Street, Washington D.C. neighborhood. There will be speakers, cooking demonstrations and, of course, good food.
Talk about your ultimate block party! This is a 2-day Fall Festival( this year it is Sept 6&7) held annually in the Adams Morgan district of Washington. This year marks the 25th anniversary. There is everything from sports competitions for the kids to a jazz Festival. And of course food, food and more food
How about another State Fair Fall Festival? You can’t go to too many of these. This time it is in Maryland, in Timonium, MD , to be exact. It runs from August 25 to Sept 4th and has everything you expect from a first call Fall Festival There is a midway with rides and games entertainment, exhibitions horse and pony competitions, a horse pull and so much more, And of course food of every kind imaginable.
So there you have it. A brief look at some of the great Fall Festivals held annually in the Washington D.C. area. What better way could there be to say so long to summer. The weather is cool, and everyone is in a good mood. The atmosphere is relaxed. Who knows, maybe you will enjoy the Washington D.C. Fall Festivals so much you will make it a yearly event. What a nice tradition to start.