Fall Mazes, Farms & MORE to Explore This Autumn
When you think of fall, what comes to mind? We imagine a cozy hay ride with friends and family with a hot cup of apple cider and (fingers crossed!) a crisp breeze. One of the greatest things about autumn in Austin isn’t just the change in weather, but also the opportunity to get out and about with loved ones before the busy holiday season starts. These fall festivals are fun for the whole family!
Rocky Creek Corn Maze
Chaloupka Farms | October 5-November 8 | $15 | Website
This 8-acre corn maze leads you through 2.5 miles of twisting paths. Use their texting feature or passport clues to find your way out.
Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch
Barton Hill Farms | Website
September 28-November 3 | Sat 10a-7p, Sun 10a-6p | $12-16
Purchase a ticket and enjoy a corn maze, duck races, pumpkin patch, jumping pillow, rat rollers, farm animals, face painting, rides, trains and live music.
Elgin Christmas Tree Farm | Website
October 5-31 | Sat 10a-5:30p, Sun 12-5:30p | $7-10
With a ticket you can enjoy mazes, hayrides, pumpkin decorating, photo ops, animals, picnic areas, and a playscape.
Evergreen Farms - Elgin | Website
October 5-26 | Sat 10a-5p, Sun 1-5p | Free-$5
With free admission and free parking for the pumpkin patch, this is a great place to bring your family! Activities you can pay for include pumpkin races, train rides, golf, fishing pond, hop-along ponies, and a bounce house.
The Harvest of Fall Festival
Sweet Berry Farm - Marble Falls | Website
September 21-November 10 | Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri & Sat 8:30a-5:30p, Sun 11a-5p | Free-$18
Enjoy free admission to the pumpkin patch and pay for each activity you’re interested in. They have everything from pumpkin painting and scarecrow stuffing to hayrides, sand art, flower picking, a bounce house, mazes, and horse rides.
Robinson Family Farm Pumpkin Patch
Robinson Family Farm - Temple | Website
September Sep 21-November 3 | Saturdays & Sundays 10a-6p | Free-$10
Enjoy free admission to the Robinson Family Farm’s pumpkin patch or spend $10 to make a day full of memories. Activities include a maze, wagon rides around the pond, farm animals, and more.
Family Fall Festival
Crowe’s Nest Farm - Manor | Website
October 5-26 | Sat 11a-5p | Free-$9
Enjoy unique fall festival events like raptor shows, snake lessons, and a potato cannon at this fun family event. Farm-fresh produce and local vendors will also be present, so bring cash.
South Texas Maize
Graff 7A Ranch - Hondo | Website
September 21-November 30 | Fri 6-9p, Sat 10a-9p, Sun 12-5p | Free-$17.50
This fun fall extravaganza isn’t one you want to miss! One of the largest in Central Texas, it boasts everything from smores to a cow train, worm slide, goat walk, hay rides, unlimited jumps on their bounce pillows and more.
See what autumn events are on our radar! Read our list of October events in Austin and jot down a few favorites.