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Fun Fall Festivals in the Upper Valley

It's that time of year when the air is crisp, the leaves are turning, and the time is right for picking apples and pumpkins.  Don't miss the Fun Fall Festivals in the Upper Valley this October.  Kids and adults will enjoy frolicking in the fall foliage while participating in autumn activities in the scenic Upper Valley.


Fun Fall Festivals in the Upper Valley


 Pumpkin & Apple Celebration
October 1 & 2, 2011
Billings Farm & Museum

Top 10 Fall Event by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce. Fun, hands-on programs will highlight these two essential fall crops: apple tasting, trivia contests, cider pressing, pumpkin bowling, apples-on-a-string, making pumpkin ice cream, cooking apple butter in the farmhouse, and wagon rides.


 Vermont Apple Festival & Craft Show
October 8, 2011
Springfield, Vermont

It's a fall tradition and was honored as a 2007 Top Ten Fall Event in the state by the Vermont Chamber! You won't want to miss everyone's favorite, the annual Apple Pie contest!  The Vermont Apple Festival & Craft Show is a celebration of the fall harvest, with over 50 crafters, live entertainment, agriculture and activities for the whole family, and, of course, Apples!


 The 9th Annual Pumpkin Festival
October 9, 2011
Cedar Circle Farm

Celebrate the bounty of the harvest with bright orange pumpkins!  Enjoy: Live music, Puppetry, Concessions from the farm, cider pressing, horse-drawn wagon rides to and from the pumpkin patch, pumpkin picking, educational displays, children’s activities, & more.



Need a place to rest your head after all the fresh air and fun?   The Hanover Inn at Dartmouth College is located just minutes from all the Fun Fall Festivals in the Upper Valley and breakfast is on us when you take advantage of the Room and Breakfast Package. 

Package includes:

  • Overnight accommodations
  • One full breakfast per person and complimentary USA Today

Rates and features are subject to change.  Packages and Rates are subject to availability and reservations must be made in advance.

Please click here to book online or call the hotel direct at 603-643-4300 to secure the Room and Breakfast Package.


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