There is always something to do in Oklahoma—and this fall festival guide is your comprehensive list to family-friendly fun around the state! Whether you are looking for a large festival nearby in the Oklahoma City metro or an event with small-town charm, this guide can help you plan a full day of fall fun or a weekend trip in Oklahoma. If you’re looking for more fall fun, be sure to check out all our Fall Guides filled with events happening in the Oklahoma City metro and beyond.
Want to see festivals and fairs happening year-round in Oklahoma? Check out our festival guides for all seasons.
[Editor’s Note: This is a working list last updated Sept. 17, 2020 so check back often for new listings. If you know of a festival or activity that you think should be included, please email the listing information to email@example.com or leave a comment below.
FREE Family Day at the Ranch at Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch (9501 E 380 Rd, Oologah) features hands-on activities and demonstrations about everyday life on the ranch during Will Roger’s childhood. 1 – 3 p.m. Also held: Oct. 17.
Sept. 25 – Oct. 18
WINGS: A Special Needs Community Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch (13700 N Eastern, Edmond) features pumpkins, pony rides, a pumpkin train, hay rides, hay slide, corn maze, bounce houses, games and more. $5; kids (2 & under), free. Operating hours are Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, 1 – 6 p.m. 242-4646
Down Syndrome Festival & 5k in Downtown Oklahoma City (301 W Reno Ave) features a virtual 5k and a car parade. The car parade is free to attend. The parade will begin at 10 a.m. at the corner of Oklahoma City Boulevard and Robinson Avenue and continue north to Sheridan Avenue. 5K, $40. 10 a.m.
Sept. 26 – Nov. 1
Rustic Roots Pumpkin Patch (105340 Greer Rd, Lamont) features pumpkins and fall decor as well as a corn maze, petting zoo, corn cannon, hay maze, jump pad, hay fort, concessions and more. $10. Tuesday & Wednesday, by appointment only; Friday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, 1 – 6 p.m. 580-716-3608
Sept. 27 – Oct. 3
FREE Fiestas de las Americas in the Historic Capitol Hill District (SW 25th St. between Harvey and Robinson) features a celebration of Oklahoma’s rich multicultural heritage. This year’s activities will be held virtually. See website for a detailed schedule.
Oct. 2 – 4
Rock Island Arts Festival at the Rock Island Depot (100 Chickasha Ave, Chickasha) features fine art displays, crafter booths, live music & entertainment as well as children’s creation station and more. Masks are not mandatory but encouraged. Free to attend. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Sunday, noon – 4 p.m.
Oklahoma Regatta Festival at the Oklahoma River (725 S Lincoln Blvd) features a virtual experience of rowing on the Oklahoma River. See website for more details.
Market in the Park at Harrah Heritage Park (1374 N Church, Harrah) features a craft show, music, a kids’ area and more. Free to attend. 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Oct. 3 – Nov. 1
Pumpkin Patch at Kenny Farms (205562 E County Rd 40, Woodward) features pumpkins, a petting farm, corn pit, pony rides, pumpkin barrel train, pumpkin slingshots, pedal cars, yard games, a bounce house, tractor playset and more. Admission is $10. Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, 1 – 6 p.m. Kiddie Days offer half-price admission on Tuesdays & Wednesday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. 714-3453
Oct 15 – 17
Spook-A-Rama at Kiddie Park (201 S Cherokee Ave, Bartlesville) features a costume parade, live Mad Scientist Show, rides and a haunted house. Prices vary. 6 – 10 p.m.
Oct. 23 – 25
An Affair of the Heart at the State Fair Park (3001 General Pershing Blvd) features a variety of crafts, antiques, collectibles, furniture, decorative items, jewelry and clothing. $10 per person per show. Ticket good for all three days. Friday & Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Boo on Bell in Downtown Shawnee (Main St & Bell Ave, Shawnee) features a carnival, trick or treating, live entertainment and food. See website for detailed schedule.
Oct. 26 -31
FREE National Weather Festival at National Weather Center (120 David L. Boren Blvd, Norman) features a week of virtual events including children’s activities, speakers and more.
Pecan Festival in Luther (Main St, Luther) features local artists, artisans, musicians, food, contests, crafts, an attempt to make the world’s largest pecan praline and more. Free to attend. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
For a complete list of family-friendly fall fun, see our guides to Fall Fun.