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Ultimate fall guide to corn mazes, pumpkin patches, hayrides in Indianapolis

Posted: 7:24 PM, Sep 21, 2017
Updated: 2017-09-23 02:05:59Z

INDIANAPOLIS – Pumpkin spice lattes, oversized sweaters and crunchy leaves means fall is officially here.

Picking pumpkins, apples and trying out apple cider slushies is what fall is all about, right?

Our ultimate fall activity guide has you covered for all happenings in Indy and surrounding areas. 

FALL EVENTS YOU CAN'T MISS

Original and Fabulous GermanFest | October 14 | Athenaeum Theatre 
You’ll be transported to Germany as you explore an urban flea market featuring over 100 vendors, watch live wiener dog races, drink and eat German cuisine and more. Proceeds from the family-friendly event benefit the maintenance and care of the historic Athenaeum.
More information can be found here.

Herron-Morton Place Octoberfest | September 30 | Herron-Morton Place Park
Get a taste of Brazil or try street food from around the world at the Herron-Morton Octoberfest. The event will feature local restaurants and breweries along with local tunes.
More information can be found here.  

Fall Food Truck Fridays | September 22-October 13 | Georgia Street in downtown Indy
Find your favorite food trucks parked on Georgia Street between Capitol Avenue and Illinois Street. You’ll find vendors like The Grub House, Big Ron’s Bistro, Which Which? and others.
More information can be found here.

Historic Irvington Halloween Festival Street Fair | October 28 | 5700 E Washington Street 
Candy, spooky vendors and out of this world costumes are on the way. This street fair is like no other in the city and provides tons of entertainment for all ages. You may also want to grab your ticket to the Irvington Masquerade Ball – tickets sell out fast.
More information can be found here.

Oktoberfest Weekend at IMA Beer Garden | September 30 | Indianapolis Museum of Art 
The IMA’s beer garden will join the worldwide celebration of Octoberfest with new seasonal drinks, live music and food options.
More information can be found here.  


PICK THE PERFECT APPLE OR PUMPKIN
(Apples) Adrian Orchard | 500 W Epler Avenue | (317) 784-0550
(Apples and Pumpkins) Tuttle Orchards |5717 N 300 W | (317) 326-2278
(Pumpkins) Waterman’s Family Farm | 7010 E Raymond Street | (317) 357-2989
(Pumpkins) Stonycreek Farm Nursery & Landscaping | 11366 IN-38 | (317) 773-3344
(Pumpkins) Russell Farms Pumpkin Patch | 12290 E 191st Street | (317) 773-9078


HAYRIDES + BONFIRES
(Hayrides) Waterman’s Family Farm | 7010 E Raymond Street | (317) 357-2989
(Hayrides) Tuttle Orchards | 5717 N 300 W | (317) 326-2278
(Hayrides) Russell Farms Pumpkin Patch | 12290 E 191st Street | (317) 773-9078
(Hayrides) Hoosier Trail Rides | 6002 North Post Road | (317) 541-1866
(Hayrides and Bonfires) Stonycreek Farm Nursery & Landscaping | 11366 IN-38 | (317) 773-3344
(Hayrides and Bonfires) Eagle Creek Park | 7840 W. 56th Street | (317) 327-7110, ext. 5 
(Bonfires) Stonycreek Farm Nursery & Landscaping | 11366 IN-38 | (317) 773-3344


GET LOST IN A CORN MAZE
Conner Prairie | 13400 Allisonville Road | (317) 776-6000
Kelsay Farms | 6848 N 250 E | (317) 535-9150
Greendell Landscape Solutions | 749 IN-42 | (317) 996-2826
Waterman’s Family Farm | 7010 E Raymond Street | (317) 357-2989
Russell Farms Pumpkin Patch | 12290 E 191st Street | (317) 773-9078
Beasley's Orchard | 2304 E Main Street | (317) 745-4876


DIY CLASSES - FALL EDITION 
Halloween Treats & Pumpkin Eats| October 25 | Ezra’s Enlightened Cafe
Create your own Halloween-themed goodies during a class hosted by Chef Audrey of Ezra’s Enlightened Café. Each class includes a demo and tasting of four dishes and a take-home packet of all recipes.
More information can be found here. 

Spooktacular kid’s cooking | October 14 | Maggiano's Little Italy- Indianapolis
Kids will learn to make “Gooey Bones with ‘Marrow’ nara Dipping Sauce” during this morning class. Children ages 3 and up are welcome.
More information can be found here.

DIY Flower Arrangement Class: Halloween | October 24 | Indianapolis City Market
Learn to make a fall-themed arrangement in a pumpkin. Costumes are welcomed.
More information can be found here.

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