Fall Festivals

This page lists fall festivals for families in the Charlotte, North Carolina area.
Kids Charlotte: Fall Festivals - Fun 4 Charlotte Kids
09/01 - 09/04 - Matthews Alive Festival

The Matthews Alive Festival is a Labor Day weekend celebration dedicated to the support of local non-profit organizations. In 2017, Matthews Alive wil ...

September 1st-4th, 2017.
Hours: Friday - 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Saturday - 9:00 a.m. - ...
Area: South
John and Trade streets in Historic Downtown Matthews., Matthews, NC
09/01 - 09/04 - The North Carolina Apple Festival

We have planned for you a wonderful Labor Day Weekend in Hendersonville. There are great activities each day including the Street Fair, Entertainment ...

September 1st-4th, 2017.
Area: West
318 North Main Street, Hendersonville, NC, 28792
09/04 - Charlotte Kosher BBQ

Kosher barbecue championship, live music and entertainment. Kid Zone, watermelon and pickle eating Contest, Mechanical Bull riding, great food and mor ...

September 4th, 2017.
Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Area: South
5007 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC, 28226
09/07 - 09/10 - Yiasou Greek Festival

Join Us At The 2017 Yiasou Greek Festival! Food, Entertainment & Fun For The Whole Family. The Yiasou Greek Festival began in 1978 and since then h ...

September 7th-10th, 2017.
Hours: Thursday: 11:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m./Friday-Saturday: 11:00 a...
Area: South
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral 600 East Blvd, Charlotte, NC, 28203
09/07-10/29 Chinese Lantern Festival

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden invites you to explore Asian culture during the Chinese Lantern Festival! Large lanterns from Zigong, China will illumin ...

September 7 - October 29, 2017.
Hours: 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
$24.95/Adult, $21.95/Senior 60+, $15.95/Child 2-12, Fre...
Area: West
6500 South New Hope Road, Belmont, NC, 28012
09/08 - 09/16  - Cabarrus County Fair

Dare to make memories that will last a lifetime! Lots of fun for the whole family. Rides, food, education, friendly competition and most of all FUN ...

September 8th-16th, 2017.
Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 4-11pm; Fri., 4pm-11pm; Sat., 1-11pm; Sun....
Range: $4 - $8
Area: North
4551 Old Airport Road, Concord, NC, 28025
09/08 - 09/16  - Cabarrus County Fair

Dare to make memories that will last lifetime! Lots of fun for the whole family. Rides, Food, Education, friendly competition and fun! For 9 ama ...

September 8-16th, 2017.
Area: Central
4759 NC Highway 49, Concord, NC, 28025
09/09 - 09/10 - The 23rd Festival of India

We are celebrating our 22nd Annual Festival of India in 2016. The festival is organized by the India Association of Charlotte, a nonprofit cultural or ...

September 09th & September 10th, 2017.
$6.00 Online $7.00 At the Festival Free for kids unde...
Area: Central
Belk Theater, 130 North Tryon St., Charlotte, NC, 28202
09/15 - Germanfest Patron’s Party

In celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, Rowan Museum’s Germanfest Patron’s Party will include a German dinner, a specia ...

September 15th, 2017.
Hours: 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
$35 per person.
Area: North
770 Old Stone House Road, Salisbury, NC, 28146
09/16 - 'Tawba Walk Arts & Music Festival

A 'Tawba Walk is a multidimensional, eclectic art crawl, which snakes through the heart of Cornelius, featuring dozens of local vendors, live street p ...

September 16th, 2017.
Hours: 2:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Area: North
19725 Oak Street, Cornelius, NC, 28031
09/16 - 10/29 - The Great Pumpkin Fest at Carowinds

It's fall, and that means it is time for spooktacular fun at the Great Pumpkin Fest. During the daytime, Planet Snoopy is transformed into the ultimat ...

The Great Pumpkin Fest runs Saturdays & Sundays from Se...
Hours: Halloween activities are from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
Area: South
14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC, 28273
09/16 - Germanfest

To commemorate the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, Rowan Museum’s Germanfest will be a day long celebration of the German culture of ...

September 16th, 2017.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Admission $5 adults, $3 students
Area: North
770 Old Stone House Road, Salisbury, NC, 28146
09/16-09/17 & 09/22-09/24 - Fall Fun at  Shelby Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch

Pick a few Pumpkins, get Lost in a Corn Maze, ride a Cow Train, wheee! A Pipe Slide!, shoot the Apple Launcher and Corn Cannons, take a Hayride, zipli ...

September 16th-17th & 22nd-24th, 2017.
Hours: Fridays 4 – 10pm Saturdays 10am-10-pm Sundays ...
$10.00 (with 10 Activity Tickets)
Area: West
120 Broadway Dr, Shelby, NC, 28152
09/17 - Lincoln County Apple Festival

You are cordially invited to join us around the Court Square to enjoy what Lincolnton and Lincoln County have to offer. Unique handmade crafts, food ...

On September 16, 2017
Hours: 9:00 am
Area: North
W Main St,, Lincolnton,, NC, 28092
09/21 - 09/24 - Fall AutoFair

The Hornets Nest Region, AACA, produces the world famous and much celebrated Charlotte AutoFair Event in April and September each year on the grounds ...

September 21-24, 2017.
Hours: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Area: North
5555 Concord Mills Prkwy South, Concord, NC, 28027
09/21 - 09/24 - Pennzoil AutoFair

Car lovers rejoice! The world’s largest automotive extravaganza, the Pennzoil AutoFair presented by Advance Auto Parts, returns September 21-24, bring ...

September 21, 2017 - September 24, 2017
Hours: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Kids 13 & Under Get In Free! with paying adult.
Area: North
5555 Concord Mills Prkwy South, Concord, NC, 28027
09/22 - 09/24 - 53rd Annual Festival in the Park

Festival in the Park, one of Charlotte's longest-running and best-loved community traditions, opens on the third Friday after Labor Day in September a ...

September 22nd-24th 2017.
Hours: Friday, September 22nd, 2017 4:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Satu...
Area: Central
1409 East Boulevard, Charlotte, NC, 28203
09/23 - Indian Trail Cultural Arts Festival

Come out to see what the finest artists, sculptures, designers and more in Indian Trail have to offer at the annual Indian Trail Cultural Arts Festiva ...

September 23rd, 2017.
Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Area: South
Chestnut Square Park, 320 Chestnut Pkwy.,, Indian Trail, NC
09/23 - Yadkin Valley Pumpkin Festival

The Annual Yadkin Valley Pumpkin Festival held in Historic Downtown Elkin the 4th Saturday in September! The festivities begin Saturday morning wit ...

September 23rd, 2017.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Area: North
Main Street of Elkin, yadkin Valley, NC
09/30 - 10/29-  Fall Frolic Weekends at the Anne Springs Close Greenway

Celebrate fall every weekend in October with the Fall Frolic on the Anne Springs Close Greenway, featuring a myriad of fall festival fun from horse ri ...

Saturdays and Sundays, September 30th - October, ...
Hours: 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
$10 for members, $12 for non-members, kids 4 and under ...
Area: South
1604 Highway 21 Bypass, Fort Mill, SC
09/30 - Downtown Davidson Fall Arts Festival

The Downtown Davidson Fall Arts Festival returns on Saturday, September 30th, 3:00 – 8:00. Come spend a lovely evening strolling the historic streets ...

Wednesday, September 30, 2017.
Hours: 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Area: North
108 South Main Street, Davidson, NC
09/30 4th Annual Tawba Fest

Tawba Fest is Riverwalk's Festival on the Catawba River. Food, Drinks, Music, Shopping, Water activities, Kid activities and much more.

September 30th, 2017.
Hours: 2:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Free admission.
Area: South
998 Riverwalk Parkway, Rock Hill, SC, 29730
09/30 ArtWalk & JazzFest

For over 32 years, we have been putting on a great art show for the community and we are raising the bar even higher in 2017… “ArtWalk & JazzFest”, f ...

September 30th, 2017.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Area: South
210 Matthews Station Street, Matthews, NC, 28106
09/30-11/19 24th Annual Carolina Renaissance Festival

Carolina Renaissance Festival Returns to Huntersville, NC! For 8 fun-filled weekends beginning September 30th through November 19th, the annual Caroli ...

September 30th - November 19th, 2017.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
$14 - $25; Children under 5 are free.
Area: North
16445 Poplar Tent Road, Huntersville, NC, 28078
10/01 - 10/30 - Fall Festival and Pumpkin Patch  at Lazy 5 Ranch

The animals at Lazy 5 love this time of year which includes cooler weather and the Fall Festival! There are many enjoyable adventures to keep you bu ...

October 1st - October 30th, 2017.
Hours: Mondays - Saturdays: 9:00 am to One hour before sunset ...
Range $9 - $20
Area: North
Mooresville Rd, Mooresville, NC, 28115
10/04 Mid-Autumn Festival at DSBG

Come celebrate the full moon as part of Chinese and Asian tradition as a way to give thanks and gather in mass for traditionally, a successful harvest ...

October 4th, 2017.
Hours: 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Free with Chinese Lantern Festival Admission.
Area: West
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden 6500 S New Hope Rd, Belmont, NC, 28012
10/05-10/12-10/19-10/26 University Place Fall Concert Series

FALL Concert Series at The Shoppes at University Place Every Thursday in October At The Shoppes at University Place Located at the corner of Hw ...

Every Thursday in October (5th, 12th, 19th and 26th), 2...
Hours: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Free admission.
Area: North
The Shoppes at University Place, Charlotte, NC
10/06-10/07 Fall Finale at U.S. National Whitewater Center

Wrap up another great USNWC summer and River Jam Concert Series with us at Fall Finale. This year’s festival features Cider Sampling and the always en ...

October 6th and 7th, 2017.
Hours: Oct 6th: 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. and Oct 7th: 9:00 a.m.-8:0...
Area: West
5000 Whitewater Center Parkway, Charlotte, NC, 28214
10/14 - 10/15 Autumn Treasures Arts and Crafts Fall Festival

Stroll the streets of downtown Waxhaw during our Autumn Treasures two-day event held annually the second weekend in October. Our biggest festival of t ...

October 14th - 15th, 2017.
Area: South
Downtown Waxhaw, Waxhaw, NC
10/14 - UNCC’s 2017 International Festival

The 2017 UNC Charlotte International Festival will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017. This will mark the 42nd anniversary of this annual campus tr ...

October 14th, 2017.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Area: North
9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC, 28223
10/14 Family Fall Festival at Greater Life Chiropractic

Join Greater Life Chiropractic in their 3rd annual fall festival! It's a FREE family event and attractions will include: - Rock climbing wall -Boun ...

Oct 14th, 2017.
Hours: 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
624 Tyvola Rd, Ste 100, Charlotte, NC, 28217
10/15 - Annual Dilworth/South End Chili Cook-off

There will be bluegrass music, games, candy, hayrides and bouncy houses for the kids. Please wear your costumes and bring your trick-or-treat bags. Fo ...

October 15th, 2017.
Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
$10 Per Person - Kids Are Free!
Area: South
Design Center, West Worthington Avenue at Camden Road, Charlotte, NC, 28203
10/20 - 10/21  Pineville Fall Fest

Pineville Fall Fest will celebrate its 20th year this fall. This family oriented outdoor festival will take place on Oct. 20th & 21st, welcoming over ...

October 20th-21st, 2017.
free but there’s a charge for the carnival rides.
Area: South
Lake Park, Pineville, NC
10/21 - Apple Harvest Festival at Windy Hill Orchard

24th Annual Apple Harvest Festival.

October 21st, 2017.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Area: South
1860 Black Highway, York, SC, 29745
10/21 - Harvest at the Haven

It’s Harvest time at the Haven! Time to dig in the dirt to prepare our garden beds for a Winter crop, take "scare" out of scarecrow to provide for our ...

October 21st, 2017.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.
Fee/Cost: $15 Non-Member Fee/Cost: $20.
Area: South
260 Ridgewood Avenue, Charlotte, NC, 28209
10/22-10/24 - 53rd Annual Festival in the Park

Since 1964, Festival in the Park has been bringing good music, good art and good times to Charlotteans and visitors from around the world. The sounds ...

September 22nd-24th, 2017.
Hours: Friday, September 22nd 4:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Saturday, ...
Area: Central
1409 East Boulevard, Charlotte,, NC, 28203
10/31 - Fall Festival

Enjoy stories, games, and treats as we celebrate our annual Community Read event. This program is for children ages 5 to 12. Costumes are encouraged b ...

Monday, October 31, 2016
Hours: 3:00pm to 4:00pm
1361 Queens Road, Charlotte,, NC, 28207
Lewis Farm Fall Festival

Come visit the Fall Festival! Actually Closed until 2017​​. ​Open Every Weekend in October. Bring the whole family for a fun-filled day at the ...

Opened every weekend. October 1st-October 31st, 2017.
Hours: Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays from 1 p.m....
Admission $5 plus tax (children 3 and under free) Pony ...
Area: West
330 Lewis Road, Gastonia, NC, 28054