Fall Festivals & Halloween Events in Cabarrus County, NC

September 29, 2022

Celebrate the season and enjoy a spooktacular good time with the whole family during these fall festivals and Halloween happenings throughout Cabarrus County, North Carolina!


Pumpkin Patches

Almond Farm
Hop on a hayride, get lost in the corn maze, and choose your pumpkin from the patch at this family-owned and operated farm.

Midland Farms
Find the perfect pumpkin for your doorstep display or carved creation, enjoy the petting zoo and shop local, farm fresh products.

Riverbend Farm
Open every day in October, Riverbend has been growing pumpkins for almost 30 years! Explore the field and pick your own.


Fall Festivals

7th Annual CBC Oktoberfest – Sep 23-Oct 2
This festive annual event features live music, German food specials, a stein holding contest and much more over two weeks.

Fall Festival & Haunted Mini Golf at The Speedpark – Sep 23-Oct 31
Covered in Halloween decorations, The Speedpark offers 18 holes of Haunted Mini Golf, go kart racing and a 110-foot Fun Slide.

2022 Fall Festival at Almond Farm – Sep 24-Oct 30
Visit Almond Farm in Concord for fall fun including a wagon ride farm tour, corn mazes, farm animals, and so much more.

Carolina Renaissance Festival – Oct 1-Nov 20
Held on Saturdays and Sundays, this annual festival features an artisan marketplace and medieval entertainment.

2nd Annual Kantoberfest – Oct 8-9
This full weekend of fun for all ages in Downtown Kannapolis will feature drinks, food, shopping and live music.

3rd Annual Oktoberfest at Atrium Health Ballpark – Oct 14-16
This three-day, fun-filled family event at the ballpark features beer and food specials, craft vendors, a pumpkin patch and more.

Burgtoberfest – Oct 15
At Percent Tap House, Harrisburg’s first Oktoberfest will feature beer releases, live music, festive foods, a Stein Race and more.

Town of Mount Pleasant Fall Craft Festival – Oct 15
With 60+ vendors and small businesses, crafts, treats, music and more, this festival in downtown Mount Pleasant is a must!

Fall Festival at Rocky River Vineyards – Oct 22
Stroll through craft vendors while you sip mulled wine or an apple cider slushy! Dance, pack a picnic or enjoy a charcuterie.

2022 North Carolina OktoberFEST – Oct 29
This free family-friendly arts and crafts festival also features a bounce house, kid activities, discounts, entertainment and more.

Old Armor’s Halloween Bash – Oct 29
The party starts at Old Armor Beer Co. and continues with a haunted arcade, DJ, and costume contest at Kingpin Underground.


Halloween Events

Howl-O-Ween at Great Wolf Lodge – Sep 30-Oct 31
Enjoy family-friendly Halloween-themed events included with your overnight stay throughout the entire month of October!

Spooky Seas at SEA LIFE Aquarium – Oct 1-31
Singing pumpkins are back with ghostly friends! Dance, craft and enjoy a costume contest and Trick-or Treating on Halloween.

Trick-or-Treat Trail at Reed Gold Mine – Oct 22
This non-scary Halloween event for ages 13 and under features a trail with several stops including in the Underground Mine where kids can collect candy.

Halloween Nights at Whiskey Prison – Oct 27-30
In. Mt. Pleasant, Southern Grace Distilleries invites guests to see what lurks behind the gate during a tour of the former prison-turned-distillery.

Trick or Treat in the Park – Oct 28
Head to Harrisburg Park with your little ghouls for games, trick-or-treating, food trucks, inflatables and costumes.

AutoBarn Fall Cruise-In & Trunk-or-Treat – Oct 29
Open to all makes and models, this family-friendly event features a designated area for a Trunk-or-Treat, so dress your car up, too!

Boo Bash – Oct 29
The Speedpark at Concord Mills will host a spook-tacular time with a DJ dance party, Halloween crafts, wicked fun carnival games, and special guest appearances.

Pumpkin Workout & Wine – Oct 29
Take part in a 30-minutes strength and cardio pumpkin workout followed by a glass of wine at Rocky River Vineyards.

Touch-a-Truck – Oct 29
Come in costume to this free event at Cabarrus Arena & Events Center featuring awesome vehicles big and small and a low-sensory hour from 9-10:30am.


Ready for some fall fun?

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