Best Family Friendly Fall Events


Great Pumpkin Festival  - September 15, 2018 - November 4, 2018

Thirty family friendly activities including duck racing, a dancing robot show, a "boo" barn, polly pong, obstacle course, chick barn, a hay crawl, corn boxes, a hay maze, visits with animals and much more!

All ages are welcome - $12/person weekdays and $10/person weekends

Heaven Hill Farm

451 State Route 94

Vernon, NJ 07462


Play Date South Orange - September 16, 2018

A great free event including board games, basketball, radio controlled cars and rope jumping. Extra events like inflatable and euro bungee require a wristband which can be purchased for $10.

All ages

South Orange Village Center

76 South Orange

South Orange, NJ


All About Downtown Street Fair - September 15, 2018 from 12pm - 8pm

This 8th Annual street fair features fun events for all ages and includes food and fashion trucks as well as over 100 vendors. Shuttle services provided at various locations.

Grove Street Path Plaza

Newark Avenue Between Grove Street & Jersey Avenue

Jersey City, NJ 07302


Harvest Moon Hay Ride and Nighttime Corn Maze - Fridays and Saturdays 6pm-10pm from September 22 - October 28, 2018

Enjoy farm fun with family and friends including country music, a roaring campfire, hot cocoa and apple cider.

Alstede Farms

1 Alstede Farms Lane

Chester, NJ 07930


Boonton Farmer's Market - Saturdays until November 17, 2018 8:30am to 1pm

Boonton Farmers Market,
Upper Plane Street Lot,
Boonton NJ 07005


Union Inflatable Race, Food Truck Festival and Craft Fair - September 15 from 11am to 5pm

Great inflatable race with vendors, food trucks and more to benefit Union High School's Project Graduation. Enjoy great food, a DJ and live music!

Union High School and Rabkin Park,
2350 North Third Avenue,
Union NJ 08083