Start planning your fall activities with our ever-popular Fall Family Fun Guide. Thanks to Lauren Coleman and Lisa Whelpley for their diligent work in tracking down all the pumpkin patches, apple orchards, area festivals,and other fall fun for our readers. Thanks to Kari Thevenot for keeping the All Things Spooky Guide up to date.
Make sure you keep checking back. We update the resources weekly so everything is at your fingertips to enjoy this favorite central Illinois season!
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- Area Fall Events and Festivals
- Area Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes and Orchards
- All Things Spooky Guide
- Our Fall Pinterest Boards
- SAVE the Date for the don’t miss tradition! Halloween at the Market Saturday October 29th in Downtown Springfield. Springfield Moms will be hosting the contest for Kids age 0-2, 3-6, 7-12 and a Family Category too. Don’t miss these amazing, original costumes and stay at Noon for the dog costume contest! HSHS St. John’s Children’s Hospital will supply prizes for top winners in all age categories! Fun, FREE activities! Join us and register for the contest from 9:00-11:00 and the contest starts sharp at 11:00! More details to come.