It still feels like summer and the weather is hot, humid,and occasionally rainy, but Autumn is here in Florida. Many will joke that Autumn in Florida is just Summer with pumpkins, and that’s not completely wrong, but here are some Fall Festivals in the Volusia county area to help get you in the spirit.
Ormond Beach Oktoberfest
On September 21, 2019 head to Ormond beach and get the fall started with Oktoberfest. This ticketed event will have live music, food and beverages available for purchase, and more.
Cowart Ranch and Farms Maze Days
Located in Bunnell, Florida Cowart Ranch and Farms runs their Maze Days on select dates October 5 – November 3, 2019.
Fall in the Field – Renninger’s Antique Center
The Renninger’s Antique Center in Mt Dora will be having their Fall in the Field October 5-6, 2019 with music, food and an array of “fall finery”displayed by some of the best primitive dealers and crafters in the southeast.
Hay Day Fall Fest in DeLand
On Friday, October 11, 2019 from 5 – 9 PM the City of DeLand will have their Hay Day Fall Fest with local vendors, kids’ games, and a movie in the park at Earl Brown Park.
Port Orange Fall Vendor & Craft Street Fair
On October 12, 2019 from 10 AM – 3 PM, head to Port Orange for over 60 vendors,food trucks, trick-or-treating, costume contests and more.
Funtoberfestat One Daytona
Saturday, October 12, 2019 join Daytona One for a Funtoberfest including a 4K family run, Indoor Pop-Up market, Beer Walk, and Beer Dash.
The Sorosis Club’s 41st Annual Haunted House
Journey to the H.H. Holmes 1893 World’s Fair – A Trip to Nowhere in Orange City on select nights October 17-26. Visitors are impressed with the creativity and special effects of this local fundraiser and have been coming back for generations. May not be appropriate for young children.
DeLeon Springs Autumn in the Oaks
Take a trip to DeLeon Spring on October 19, 2019 from 9 AM – 3 PM for the 9th Annual Autumn in the Oaks with live Rock, Old Tyme, and Bluegrass music, a Kidzone with crafts and games, Arts and Crafts show, and food court.
Trunk or Treat 2019 at Landis Graham French
Visit Downtown DeLand on October 19, 2019 from 6-8:30 PM at the Landis Graham French, P.A. parking lot and enjoy games, music, face painting, cotton candy,and themed car trunks fall of candy.
The Ghosts of Ponce Past
Journey to the past on October 19, from 6 – 7:30 PM. Come hear spooky tales about Ponce Inlet and take a walking ghost tour of the Pacetti Cemetery, where the original settlers of "Mosquito Inlet" were laid to rest.
Haunted Hallow – DeLand
On select nights October 23 – November 2 get your thrills and chills at the Haunted Hallow in DeLand where both a Mild and Wild side will be available so kids of almost-all ages will be able to enjoy a good scare.
Central Florida Zoo Boo Bash
Head over to Sanford on October 26, 2019 for the Central Florida Zoo’s Zoo Boo Bash. This fun event includes trick-or-treating, activities, costume contests and more.
Halloween Pirate Magic Show and Pumpkin Carving
Check out this family friendly magic show at Saltwater Croc’s Grill on October 26, 2019 from 4-6 PM and enjoy a costume contest, pumpkin carving and decorating face painting, animal boo-loon twisting, haunted stories and more.
Lake Helen Fall Fest at the Lake Helen Equestrian Center
Join in on some free family fun on October 27, 2019. Activities will include a Kid Zone with hayrides, pony rides, and a dunk tanks, food, drinks and a market, Jeeper-Creepers Jeep Costume Contest and live music.
Palmer Chiropractic Clinics 9th Annual Halloween Trick or Treat Event
Come trick-or-treat on October 30, 2019 at this free event with family photos,plenty of candy, and lots of fun for all.
Monsters on MainStreet in Downtown DeLand
Trick or Treat in downtown DeLand on October 31, Halloween 2019 from 6-8 PM with the Monsters on MainStreet. Activities will include a dance party, kid’s activities, and downtown merchant trick-or-treating.