The Pumpkin & Apple Celebration at Billings Farm is one of the best family-friendly activities this season.
The colorful leaves and crisp weather make autumn New England's most enticing season. If you're looking for fun fall activities in Hanover NH, the Billings Farm and Museum in nearby Woodstock has several family-friendly activities planned for each weekend in October 2015.
The Billings Farm is an operating dairy farm and a museum of New England's rural past. The farm is kicking off its fall activities with the Pumpkin and Apple Celebration on October 3 and 4. This tasty event will feature many fall favorites like cider pressing, apple butter tasting and sweet treats like pumpkin ice cream. The Harvest Weekend on October 10 and 11 celebrates New England traditions like barn dances and husking bees, a community gathering to husk corn. There will also be delicious food like doughnuts and spiced cider.
Your family won't want to miss the Autumn Wagon Ride Weekend on October 17 and 18, which features narrated rides around Billings during the height of the fall foliage season. If you're looking for a safe Halloween event, you can make plans to attend A Family Halloween on October 25. This event is designed to be not too scary with wholesome fun like pumpkin carving and Halloween tales. Be sure to dress your little ones in their Halloween finest for the costume parade at noon; all children in costume who are accompanied by an adult will be admitted free.
Hanover Inn Dartmouth is a great place to stay if you're planning an October trip to the Billings Farm and Museum. Our scenic hotel combines New England charm with modern amenities that will make your fall trip an unforgettable family vacation. Enjoy your wagon rides in Hanover NH and then return to our hotel to relax.