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Fall Fun Guide 2017

Savannah Fall Festivals, Pumpkin Patches, Hayrides, Corn Mazes 2016

Visit the Fall Fun Guide 2017 throughout the season to find pumpkin patches, fall festivals, Halloween fun & more.

Here’s how to make the most of this beautiful season in the Lowcountry. This list will be updated throughout the season.

September 2017

* UPDATE: POSTPONED DUE TO HURRICANE IRMA. FREE Garden City Public Safety Day with kids’ activities, 10AM-2PM, Sept. 16. Details here. 

Boiled Peanut Festival on Sept. 23 includes Ms Peanut & Little Goober (cute kid) competition Bluffton, SC Details  here. 

* Statts Fest 2017 @ Grayson Stadium. Kids’ activities, live music, food trucks, 3-8PM Sept. 23. Details here. 

FREE 8th Gage Ochsner Kids Fishing & Water Safety Event for ages 5-12 @ Tybee Is. Pier. 8:30-11AM. Sept. 23 Preregistration required. Participants receive a rod and reel, bait & tackle box.  Details here. 

7th Annual Help the Hoo-Hahs 5K, Raising Gyn Cancer Support, 8:30AM Sept. 23. Details here. 

Harbour Town Fall Fest, Hilton Head Is. 11AM-6PM Sun. Sept. 24. Details here. 

* FREE STEM Fest 2017 for all ages @ Georgia Southern University. Robotics, planetarium shows, NASA & more. Details TBA.

* Chip in for CMN: Annual golf tournament to raise money for The Children’s Miracle Network, the Dwaine and Cynthia Willet Children’s Hospital of Savannah, Sept. 28 Details here. 

Under the Sea Luau in Savannah for ages 3 & older w/ Enchant My Party Little Mermaid & Polynesian Princess. Tickets required, Sept. 30 Details here.

FREE Admission to Fort Pulaski, Sept. 30 for National Public Lands Day. Details here. 


Pumpkin patches, corn mazes near Savannah Hilton Head Is.

October 2017

Tybee Pirate Festival & Parade 2017, Oct. 5-8. Ferris Wheel, too. Details here. 

Poppell Farms pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayrides, barnyard grand opening for fall season 2017 is Oct. 7 . Open every weekend Oct. 7-Nov. 5. Details here. 

Annual Buddy Walk & FREE Family Fun Festival, Forsyth Park, Oct. 7. Details here.

FREE Coastfest 2017, Sat. Oct. 7 in Brunswick, Ga. Georgia’s largest outdoor festival celebrating our state’s coastal, environmental, historical and cultural resources. Interactive exhibits, activity areas, touch tanks w/ live coastal animals, games Details here. 

FREE Picnic in the Park, Oct. 8. Details here.

* Beaufort Shrimp Festival 2017, Oct. 6-7. Details here.

FREE Oktoberfest 2017 & Wiener Dog Races, Oct. 6-8. Wiener dog races on Sat. Oct. 7. Details here.

FREE Savannah Food Day Festival 2017, Daffin Park. 11AM-5PM Oct. 7. Details here. 

* Junior League of Savannah Thrift Sale 2017 @ Savannah Civic Center, Oct. 7. Details here. 

Savannah Greek Festival 2017, Oct. 13-14. Details here.

Free Skidaway Marine Science Day 2017 @ UGA Marine Extension Service (Skidaway Aquarium): noon-4PM Oct. 14. Details here.

Sugar Skull-Ramics, Kids’ Halloween Pottery Painting Party @ Starlight Pottery, 4-6PM Oct. 15.   Details here. 

Free family fun day @ SCAD Museum of Art. Details TBA

Frogwarts Festival, Oct. 15. Details here. 

BBQ, Brews & Bluegrass family-friendly benefit for The Next Generation. Details TBA.

Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival 2017, Richmond Hill, Oct. 20-22. Details here. 

* Savannah Midnight Garden Bike Ride 2017, 6-11PM Sat. Oct. 21. Details here. 

Falloween Family Fun Day & Trick-or-Treating in the campground @ Skidaway Is. State Park. Hayrides, games, crafts. Details TBA.

* Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair 2017, Statesboro Oct. 16-21. Carnival rides & more. Details TBA.

Effingham County Fair 2017, Springfield, Oct. 23-28. Carnival rides & more. Details TBA.

* Savannah Haunted Houses: Alee Shriners’ Terror Plantation. Friday & Saturday nights starting in October. Exact start time TBA . Details here.

Halloween Hike 2017 @ Oatland Island Wildlife Center, Oct. 20 & 21. Details here.

Wag-O-Ween trick or treating for dogs, Savannah Oct. 21. Details here.

Misery Woods Haunted Forest @ Skidaway Is. State Park. Hayrides, games, crafts. Details TBA.

FREE Celebrate Armstrong Finale. Details TBA

Spookalicious Halloween kids’ event @ The Sandbox Children’s Museum, Hilton Head Is. Oct. 28. Details here. 

Shalom Y’all – Jewish Food Festival 2017, Forsyth Park, Oct. 29. Details here.

* FREE Pumpkin Patch, Costume Contest, Oct. 27 @ Hilton Head Is. Details here.

* SCAD’s FREE Booland: Halloween activities, goodies, trick or treating @ The Terrace between E. 62nd & E. 63rd streets in Midtown Savannah betweeen Abercorn & Habersham streets, behind Habersham Village. SCAD students dress up, give out candy to the children from the community. DETAILS TBA.

FREE Trunk-o-ween at Shelter Cove Towne Centre, Hilton Head Is., Tues. Oct. 31. Details here.


November 2017

* FREE Family Day @ Jepson Center for the Arts, Nov. 11. Details here.

Coastal Empire Fair 2017, Savannah. Carnival rides & more. Details  TBA

KiDS Rock Savannah 2017, Kids in grades K & older celebrate being active, having fun with their friends at this 1 mile fun run (1/2 mile for kindergarteners) at Daffin Park, Sun. Nov. 5. Details here. 

* FREE children’s activities @ Telfair Art Fair 2017, Savannah, Nov. 11. Details here.

Free Talahi Is. Fall Festival, Details TBA.

FREE Savannah Children’s Book Festival 2017, Forsyth Park, 10AM-4PM. Nov. 18. Details here. 

Pee Wee Rodeo @ The Old Dairy Farm. Pony rides, wagon rides, mechanical bull, face painting, archery, farm animal petting zoo & more, Nov. 18. Details here. 

Harvest Festival & Cane Grinding @ Oatland Island Wildlife Center, Nov. 18. Details TBA