O’Fallon | Sept. 9
Tour the Log Cabin Museum, enjoy festival food, music, shopping and more. Read more.
Fall Farm Festival
Kirkwood | Sept. 9
Visit The Magic House and meet local farmers. Visitors will also see farm animals, a tractor and more. Read more.
Grafton, IL | Sept.10
Pere Marquette Lodge will host this Apple Festival featuring fresh produce, apple treats and pumpkin decorating. Read more.
Augusta Harvest Festival
Augusta | Sept. 15-16
Raise a glass to fall at the Augusta Harvest Festival, which features art, live music and wine. Read more.
St. Ambrose Applefest
Godfrey, IL | Sept. 15-17
Visit Godfrey, Illinois, for three days of music, raffles, carnival treats and inflatables. Read more.
Holy Ghost Harvest Fest
Jerseyville | Sept. 16-17
Shop for crafts, snack on roasted sweet corn, play games and more at the St. Francis/Holy Ghost Catholic School. Read more.
Mississippi Earthtones Festival
Alton, IL | Sept. 16
Celebrate our region's big rivers and learn more about protecting them through art and music at the Mississippi Earthtones Festival, which is co-hosted by the Sierra Club and Alton Main Street. Read more.
South Grand Fall Fest
St. Louis | Sept. 16
Browse vendors, enjoy live performances, play games and more along South Grand. Read more.
Faust Heritage Festival
Chesterfield | Sept. 16
In addition to the traditional children's activities, live music and concessions, Faust Heritage Festival also features hayrides and blacksmithing, woodworking and other demonstrations. Read more.
Chuseok Korean Harvest Festival
St. Louis | Sept. 16-17
Learn more about the Korean celebration of the harvest season at this three-day festival, which will include traditional lifestyle demonstrations, performances and crafts. Read more.
Harvest Moon Festival
Clayton | Oct. 7
Enjoy a day of tree climbing and pumpkin carving while celebrating the harvest moon at Hanley Park and House. Read more.
Fall Farm Day at Willoughby Farm
Collinsville, IL | Oct. 7
Mark the changing of the seasons with scavenger hunts, nature walks, antique tractor displays, crafts and of course, plenty of farm animals. Read more.
Fall Harvest Festival
Defiance | Oct. 7
Visit Broemmelsiek Park for live music, cooking demonstrations and a hayride through the park. Read more.
From the calendar
Fall Fling at Longmeadow Rescue Ranch
Union | Oct. 14
Guests are invited to picnic on the grounds and enjoy wagon rides, riding demonstrations, tours and more at Longmeadow Rescue Ranch. Read more.
Harvest Festival in Laumeier Sculpture Park
St. Louis | Oct. 15
Celebrate fall with local arts and crafts, a farmers' market and live music in a beautiful setting in Laumeier Sculpture Park. Read more.
Deutsch Country Days
Marthasville | Oct. 21-22
How did early German-American settlers celebrate autumn harvest and prepare for the long winter months ahead? Find out with a visit to Luxenhaus Farm, which recreates life in the mid-1800s for this annual festival. Read more.
Fall Harvest Festival
St. Louis | Oct. 21
Visit Jefferson Barracks County Park for fall fun including live music, hayrides and food trucks. Read more.
Apple Butter Festival
Kimmswick | Oct. 28-29
Historic Kimmswick is transformed into a shopper's dream with food, crafts and of course, homemade apple butter. There will also be plenty of children's activities. Read more.
Editorial Assistant Tyne Benesek contributed to this article.