Fall Festivals & Events in Greater Dayton 2023
Posted: October 02, 2023 by Coldwell Banker Heritage Social
As autumn paints the Greater Dayton area with its vibrant colors and cool breezes, it's time to embrace the season's festivities. From pumpkin patches to Oktoberfest celebrations, our guide will lead you to the best fall-themed events in the region. Whether you're a local or a visitor, join us in savoring the sights, sounds, and flavors of fall in Dayton.
PICK YOUR OWN PUMPKINS AT YOUNGS DAIRY
September 16 - October 29
Every year we prepare one of our fields for pumpkins. This year we planted more pumpkins and more varieties than ever before!
CORN MAZE AND FALL FESTIVITIES AT IDLE-HOUR RANCH
Open through November 5
Enjoy our corn maze and other fall festivities at Idle-Hour Ranch!
HALLOWEEN HAUNT AT KINGS ISLAND
September 22 - October 28
Roller coasters won’t be the only attractions conjuring up screams during the fall at Kings Island. Halloween Haunt comes screaming back select Nights.
September 23 - October 29
Windmill Farm Market is the home of Ohio’s favorite fall festival and features our famous adventure hayride!
WARRICK FARM FALL FAMILY HAYRIDES
September 26 - November 1
Come out and spend time with your family on our family farm. Play in the petting zoo, explore the corn box, and of course ride the trails on our hayride.
FULTON FARM CORN MAZE, PUMPKIN PATCH & HAYRIDE
September 30 - October 29
Fall family fun at Fulton Farm - Come enjoy a hayride to the pumpkin patch with the family!
Train info in Link
Join LM&M in celebration of all things autumn as we kick off our return to operations with The Pumpkin Patch Express!
FAIRBORN HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL
October 20 - 22
Miami Valley's largest Halloween Festival. Rides, live music, great food, drinks, vendors, zombie walk and more. It's all happening in Fairborn!
COMMUNITY FALL FEST - MALL AT FAIRFIELD COMMONS
Come out and have a blast while supporting your local community!
HUBER HEIGHTS SPOOKTACULAR CRUISE IN
Costume contest, door prizes, visit the Spooktacular Sabrina the friendly witch - she'll have goodies for the kiddies!!!! Hehehe....
GHOST 'N GOBLIN 5K RUN
Costume Contest, Pizza, Raffles and lots of Halloween family fun with the Ohio River Road Runner's Club Dayton Ghost 'n Goblin™ 5k.
October 26 - 28
The trails of Caesar Ford Park will be covered in hand-painted pumpkins in black light-reflective paint! Bring a blacklight flashlight, or we have some to borrow as you walk the trail.
October 28 & 29
Craft Show! Over 130 booths of artists, crafters, farmers, jewelry, authors, diamond art, BBQ, flags, canvas purses, plants and much more. Come to the Clark County Fairgrounds.
TROY HOMETOWN HALLOWEEN
Join us in downtown Troy for Hometown Halloween where you can enter a costume contest and go trick or treating with our merchants!
Come out and have a spooky good time at the Rock the Rec Halloween Party! There will be food trucks, hayrides, Trick-or-Treat, live music, inflatables, axe throwing and more!
DAYTON FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL 2023
The City of Dayton Halloween Fall Harvest Festival at Kettering Field - October 28 6-8pm
PUMPKIN GLOW ON STODDARD AVE.
October 30 & 31
Come to Grafton Hill to view an amazing display of almost 1,000 unique jack-o-lanterns! A fun event for the whole family! No ticket necessary!