As the temperatures cool down in Arizona, we all want to get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather. Here are some of our favorite fall activities in Arizona…
Arizona State Fair – State Fairgrounds
The 2019 Arizona State Fair will take place October 4-27. The Arizona State Fair has been a Phoenix tradition for decades, arriving every year with the promise of thrilling rides, delicious food favorites, and unparalleled entertainment. There’s nothing quite like a night out at the Fair, where you can stroll beneath the bright lights and make unforgettable memories with family and friends. This year’s concert series includes artists like Lee Brice, Lil Pump, MC Hammer and more. Tickets are $12 for Adults, $8 for Children 5-13 and Seniors 55+, Children under 4 get in free.
Schnepf Farms Pumpkin and Chili Party – Queen Creek
Schnepf Farms is hosting their annual Pumpkin and Chili Party October 3-27, every Thursday – Sunday. Admission is $22 at the gate or $17 at any Fry’s Food Stores (children under two are free). Admission includes hayrides, roller coaster, carousel rides, petting zoo, mini golf, corn mazes and more. Pumpkins are sold by size.
Pumpkin Days and Corn Maze – Tolmachoff Farms
Let the unforgettable fall season memories begin at Tolmachoff Farms in Glendale September 28 – November 3 and experience the ultimate holiday outing where there is something for the whole family. Available activities include the pumpkin patch, a 6-acre family corn maze with a new theme every year and a mini corn maze (perfect for the little ones). Other activities are a petting zoo, train ride, hay pyramid, corn box, adult/child pedal-cart track, jumping pillow and more. They’re open Wednesday through Sunday plus Columbus Day. Tickets are $12 with free admission for children 2-and-under.
MacDonald’s Ranch Pumpkin Patch – Scottsdale
MacDonald’s Ranch in Scottsdale hosts their annual pumpkin patch October 4 – October 31, open 6 days a week, closed on Tuesdays. In addition to picking pumpkins, enjoy a petting zoo, haystack maze, Western games, hayrides, pan for gold in the gem mine and more. Admission is $10 per person on weekdays, $12 per person on weekends.
Corn Maze and Fall Festival at Vertuccio Farms – Mesa
The Vertuccio Farms Corn Maze and Fall Festival in Mesa returns September 30 – November 3, open 7 days a week. Admission is $10 and free for children two years old and under. Admission includes the 7-acre Corn Maze, mini golf, duck races, pumpkin bowling and more.
Pumpkin Patch at Desert Ridge Marketplace – Phoenix
Pick the perfect pumpkin at Desert Ridge Marketplace’s second annual Pumpkin Patch, Oct. 19-30 on the AMC Lawn in The District. The pumpkin patch is open daily, and there will be face painting Oct 20, 25, 26 and 27. Choose from an array of pumpkin options, including white, jarrahdale, Cinderella and standard pumpkins. Plus, sip on free cider and snap a seasonal photo with the family.
Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival – Tucson
The Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival in Tucson starts Saturday, Oct. 7 and ends Sunday, Oct. 29. Admission includes a wagon ride to the 50 acre pumpkin patch, tractor train ride, petting zoo, corn mazes and more. Monday through Thursday is $11 per person, Friday through Sunday is $13 per person, the last two weekend in October are $15 per person. Kids 34″ and under get in free.