Best Fall Activities this September & October in Atlantic County
Shady Brook Farm - Egg Harbor City
September 17th - October 31st @ 10am - 3:30 pm
"In addition to the maze, families can enjoy scenic hayrides with a stop at the pumpkin patch. Activities include: Corn Maze, Hayrides, Pick your own Pumpkins, Cornstalks, Kids Activities, Inflatables (bounce houses)."
Pumpkin Patch, Hay Rides, Haunted Fun & More! - R&J Farm - Egg Harbor City
Opening Day is September 21, 2019 - Horror Maze Opening Night is September 29th 2019 @ 10pm
"R and J Farm offers a corn maze, hayrides to the pumpkin patch, pumpkin stand, and hay pit. On weekends we have pony rides from Marshall Steve, and face painting. Beginning Sept 28 our farm comes frightfully alive with the Cornfield of Terror which is open Fri, Sat and Sun evenings. After getting scared to death, grab some munchies and sit and watch free movies on outdoor movie screen while you warm yourself up by the fire pit. In the evenings you can also try to navigate your way through the non-scary maze. Can you find your way through the dark trails with only a flashlight to help guide you? We have pumpkins, mums, cornstalks, straw and gourds available for purchase to help decorate your home and yard for the fall."
Margate Fall Funfest by the Bay
September 21st - 22nd - 11am - 5pm
"The City of Margate welcomes the fall with six blocks of fabulous family fun at the new and improved Fall Funfest By the Bay. Funfest celebrates its 21st year with an "I can't wait to see what's next" 6-bocks from Decatur to Coolidge Ave. on Amherst Ave. by the bay.
Fine food, juried arts and crafts show, a children's stage with shows, music, and games, a live band stage, children's activities, beer gardens, Margate retailers and much more. Admission to this family event is free and open to the public. Free shuttle buses will pick up and drop off passengers on Ventnor Ave. between Essex and Coolidge Ave. and on Amherst Ave. between Essex and Benson Ave. "
Scullville Terror In The Junkyard - Flemings Junkyard, Egg Harbor Township
Every Friday, Saturday, Sunday in October - Starting September 27th ! Fridays and Saturdays 7pm - 10pm, Sundays 7pm - 9pm
Harvest Party - Bellview Winery
September 28th - 29th @ 12pm - 5pm - $10 Per Person (Tickets Sold at the Gate)
"The harvest season is upon us. As a winery, harvest is the most important time of year and one of the most important steps in the wine making process. As the annual grape harvest gets into full swing, it's only fitting to celebrate the hard work that everyone has put in to make another great vintage. Bellview Winery annually celebrates each new harvest with a party, and invites all who can to come and enjoy the fruits of their labor. Join us for a weekend of wine, music and festivities! We're striking up the band all weekend on September 28th and 29th. Wine will be flowing while some of the area's best food vendors serve up their most popular dishes. Those who attend are invited to take part in activities like grape stomping and vineyard tours, or to just hang out to enjoy the afternoon. In addition, there will be food and craft vendors showcasing their goods for purchase. "
Oktoberfest - Smithville
October 5th - 6th From 10am - 5pm
"Smithville presents over 100 Juried Crafters, an International Food Court, live music, Kids Activities, non-Profit organizations and more. All of this food and fun plus The Villages 60 Shoppes, Train and Carousel Rides, Paddle boat’s, 7 Eateries, and Antique Arcades! Each year, the Historic Smithville Village becomes host to a giant celebration of authentic autumnal food, beer and music. The village gets hopping with hundreds of visitors who are ready for Fall and fun. "
Happy Hayrides - Egg Harbor Twp - Storybook Land
October 3 - October 24 @ 11am - 5pm - $28.50 Per Person (ages 2+)
"Climb aboard the Happy Hayride, pick and decorate a pumpkin, and find your way through Elmer's Hay-Mazin' Maze."
Ticket discounts are available online.
Funny Farm Fall Festival - Mays Landing, NJ
Sunday, October 13th 2019 @ 9am - 4pm
"One of the biggest and most anticipated events of the year! Live band, vendors, food vendors, family activities, feeding the animals, and hayrides!!!!! FUN for everyone!"
Witch Craft - Lake Lenape Park - Mays Landing
October 19th @ 6pm - 10pm
"From the producers of the beloved Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival comes a new, fun, Fall festivity that will have you in a hex. Lake Lenape Park will be transformed into a mysterious wooded village of local partners serving up zesty stews and seasonal brews so magical it must be Witch Craft. This experience is unlike any other beer festival, autumn activity or spook show. Imagine a one-of-a-kind Halloween-lifestyle extravaganza co-hosted by the original monster movie characters! Tents will be decked to the nines in mysterious haunt or corny charm, with approximately 50 brew masters and distillery wizards pouring their classics, as well as some seasonal debuts. Guests will stroll along an enchanted path throughout Lake Lenape Park East while sampling all of the magical liquid being poured. At the end of the night, it will be up to the attendees to decide which tent is awarded "best dressed" with bragging rights until next year."
Ocean City Annual Halloween Parade - Ocean City
October 24th @ 7:15 pm - 9pm - Taking Place from 6th - 11th Street
Monster Bash - Historic Smithville
October 26th - 10am - 6pm
"This is sponsored by Underground, one of the 60+ stores at Historic Smithville. Come spend a day and night in the Village and take part in the area's largest Zombie Walk! Vendors and music throughout the day and the walk begins at 6 pm. Show up all ready in full costume and make up or we will have makeup artists on site. The rain date for this event is November 2 , 2019. Historic Smithville offers 60 shoppes, 7 eateries, carousel ride, train ride, paddleboats and arcade, on site lodging at the Colonial Inn and over 26 free weekend events!"