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Saturday, Sept. 7-Sunday - Nov. 3
Exeter Corn Maze.
Eight-acre kid-friendly corn maze, the area’s largest pumpkin patch, cow train, petting zoo, fire pits, corn and pumpkin cannon, go-karts, a movie room, and zipline. For admission and information, call 417-846-3959 or visit exetercornmaze.com. Located 45 minutes from Springfield in Exeter.

Saturday, Sept. 21-Thursday - Oct. 31
Pickin’ Patch Farm.
Pumpkins, hayrides, and fall decorations. For information, search for Pickin’ Patch Farm on Facebook. Pickin’ Patch Farm, 22813 Hwy ZZ, Marionville.

Saturday, Sept. 28-Sunday - Oct. 27
Campbell’s Maze Daze
on Fridays, Saturdays and Sunday. September hours: noon-7 p.m. One ticket price includes the daytime corn maze, hayrides, live entertainment, pumpkin painting, children’s play area, and a haunted corn maze (on Fridays and Saturdays during October). $9/person age 5 and older. FREE for children ages 4 and younger. Haunted maze is $9/person. For information, visit campbellsmazedaze.com. Campbell’s Farm, 177 Carob Rd., Clever.

Saturday, Sept. 28-Sunday - Oct. 27
Harvest Fest
at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park. Five weekends of fall-themed fun. Corn maze, hayrides, pumpkin patch, the Cow Train or Grain Train, and inflatables. FREE admission to the park; most activities have a small fee. Friday, 6:30-10 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; and Sunday, noon-6 p.m. For information, call 417-837-5949 or visit parkboard.org/harvestfest. Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park, 3825 W. Farm Rd. 146, Springfield.

October

Harvest Fest
at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park continues through Oct. 27. Five weekends of fall-themed fun. Corn maze, hayrides, pumpkin patch, the Cow Train or Grain Train, and inflatables. FREE admission to the park; most activities have a small fee. Friday, 6:30-10 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; and Sunday, noon-6 p.m. For information, call 417-837-5949 or visit parkboard.org/harvestfest. Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park, 3825 W. Farm Rd. 146, Springfield.

Campbell’s Maze Daze
continues through Oct. 27. October hours: Friday, 5-11 p.m.; Saturday, noon-11 p.m.; and Sunday, noon-7 p.m. One ticket price includes the daytime corn maze, hayrides, live entertainment, pumpkin painting, children’s play area, and a haunted corn maze (on Fridays and Saturdays during October). $9/person age 5 and older. FREE for children ages 4 and younger. Haunted maze is $9/person. For information, visit campbellsmazedaze.com. Campbell’s Farm, 177 Carob Rd., Clever.

Pickin’ Patch Farm continues through Oct. 31. Pumpkins, hayrides, and fall decorations. For information, search for Pickin’ Patch Farm on Facebook. Pickin’ Patch Farm, 22813 Hwy ZZ, Marionville.

Exeter Corn Maze continues through Nov. 3. Eight-acre kid-friendly corn maze, the area’s largest pumpkin patch, cow train, petting zoo, fire pits, corn and pumpkin cannon, go-karts, a movie room, and zipline. For admission and information, call 417-846-3959 or visit exetercornmaze.com. Located 45 minutes from Springfield in Exeter.

Friday & Saturday, Oct. 4 & 5
Fall Festival Craft Show
at Greasy Creek General Store, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., both days. Handmade crafts; furniture; and wood carving, leather working, and blacksmithing demonstrations. For information, call 417-345-0616 or visit greasycreekgeneralstore.com. Greasy Creek General Store, 5 Ozark Trail, Buffalo.

Friday & Saturday, Oct. 4 & 5
Chicken Festival at the Cackle Hatchery
. Hatchery tours and games for families. For information, visit facebook.com/CackleHatcheryMO. Cackle Hatchery, 411 W. Commercial St., Lebanon.

Friday-Sunday, Oct. 4-6
Ozark Arts and Crafts Show
. Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-
4 p.m. For information, visit ozarkcraftfair.com. Finley River Park,
600 N. 3rd St., Ozark. 

Saturday, Oct. 5
Republic Pumpkin Daze
, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
See giant pumpkins, enjoy games and activities, entertainment, tractor pull, craft booths, and food. For information, call 417-732-6210 or visit republicpumpkindaze.com. Located on Main Street in Republic.

Sunday, Oct. 6
Heritage Days Festival
hosted by Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Produce, music, handmade crafts, and garden speakers. For information, call 417-924-8917 or visit rareseeds.com. Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Co.,
2278 Baker Creek Rd., Mansfield.

Friday-Sunday, Oct. 11–13
Apple Butter Makin’ Days
. Contests, apples cooking on the courthouse lawn, entertainment, food, fun for the kids, Saturday parade. For information, visit mtvernonchamber.com. Located on the Courthouse Square in Mount Vernon.

Saturday, Oct. 12
Grape and Fall Festival
, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Food, craft vendors, the Color Me Grape 5K, live entertainment, Grape Stompers, children’s area, and a street dance. For information, visit hollisterchamber.net. Located on Downing Street in Hollister.

Saturday & Sunday, Oct. 12 & 13
Art in the Park
, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., both days. Presented by Southwest Missouri Art and Craft Guild. Fine and contemporary art on display and for sale. Meet the artists and learn all about their artwork. For information, visit artcraftguild.org. Sequiota Park, 3500 S. Lone Pine Ave., Springfield.

Saturday, Oct. 19
Apple Butter Day
, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by Ozark Mennonite School. Family fun, baked goods, handmade crafts, and quilts. For information, visit ozarkmennonitechurch.org. Ozark Mennonite School, 1164 Peewee Crossing Rd., Seymour.

Saturday, Oct. 19
Dragonfest Renaissance Faire
, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Fundraiser for tuition assistance at Infinity Academy. Dragonfest includes food, games, music, vendors, live jousting and demonstrations. For cost and information, call 417-708-6670 or visit dragonfest.net. Springfield Riding Club Facility, 5964 S. State Hwy NN, Rogersville.

Saturday, Oct. 19
Pets and Pumpkins,
noon-5p.m. Southwest Missouri’s largest kid and pet event includes a costume parade and contest, activities and vendors. $2/child, adult and pet. For information, visit petsandpumpkins.com. Located on Park Central Square in Springfield.


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