Fall is here! And with fall comes all kinds of festivals. Harvests, Oktoberfests, and so many more. But which ones should you go to? Well, I've compiled a short list of the best of the best. Whether you are looking for family fun, or something for the 21+ crowd, one (or a few) of these events will get fulfill your fall festival fun! Take a look and plan your October! Happy Autumn!

Opening Weekend at the Festival- Middleton's Fall Festival is back for another year of FUN! They are celebrating FIVE years of our corn maze! Every weekend they are honoring EVERYDAY HEROES in our community. Opening weekend they are honoring GRANDPARENTS! Every Grandparent gets in free to the fall festival. They have 22 activities for you and your family to enjoy including the corn maze, jumping pillow, giant slide, potato blasters, horse rides, farmin' foosball, corn pit, and NEW this year: RAT ROLLERS! Savor their NEW food items: Middleton's Caramel Apples or Homemade Apple Cider Donuts! Pick out your own pumpkin in our patch. Ride the Brand New Hay Rides around the farm.

Leavenworth Octoberfest-  There is no place in the Pacific Northwest that knows how to celebrate Oktoberfest like our very own Bavarian village, Leavenworth! It's the closest you can get to Munich without having to endure airport security so make your plans now to head to Leavenworth and celebrate Oktoberfest the Bavarian way. They promise there will be more bratwurst than you can shake a stick at and trust us; they've shaken many sticks at many bratwurst over the years!

October Fun Fest- You’re invited to Beaver Bark’s October Fun Fest Party! What says Fall more than the heavenly aroma of fresh-cooked goods, great music, and a few good friends to enjoy it with. They’re serving up delicious bratwurst, fresh pressed cider, and a plethora of gourmet food samples. Explore the corn maze, play a few pumpkin themed games, and enjoy the live music all the way from Portland, OR!

Harvest Fall Bazaar-   Join them to celebrate Fall by shopping all their vendors! They will have lots of amazing Raffles, food and lots of Free goodies! All funds raised benefit their 10th Annual Christmas Celebration event to help children with special needs and their families this Holiday season!

Winetoberfest!-   Why should beer have all the fun in October? Join them on Saturday, October 27 from 5 - 8 p.m. for Winetoberfest at the Walter Clore Center! A Celebration of Washington Cool Climate Varietals. This unique, fun tasting event will feature wineries from across the state pouring their own wines from lesser-known grapes. Sip some wine, enjoy a bite to eat, participate in fun games, and take home your favorite bottles! Join us again the next morning, October 28 at 11 a.m. for a fascinating panel discussion on Washington's cold climate varietals!