Fall festivals and fairs for NYC families

Visit the best fall festivals and fairs this season—they're popping up all over NYC!

Photograph: Courtesy Etienne Frossard

Well hello there fall! We've missed you and can't wait to bask in the beauty of New York's prettiest season. Head to these kid-friendly fall festivals around the city to get in the autumnal spirit! In many cases, the kids might even get a chance to wear their Halloween costumes a bit early. Don't forget a warm cup of hot chocolate or hot cider to keep you toasty!

RECOMMENDED: More things to do in the fall with kids

Looking for even more fall fun for kids? Apart from these fall festivals, you might head to our favorite NYC parks for a family walk or picnic, or skip town to visit our favorite orchards for apple picking near NYC. There are also some cool cider mills to check out, too, in addition to our favorite fall activities for kids.


Fall festivals in NYC

"Block Party"

Party it up at this festive exhibit that invites families to play street games like hopscotch, jump rope and sidewalk chalk drawings. Live DJs will be spinning beats and local artist Anderson Zaca’s photos of New York block parties dress the walls of the gallery. All ages.

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Brooklyn Children’s Museum , Crown Heights Until Saturday June 30 2018