There are still many harvest celebrations and farm tours all around the South Sound. These are great opportunities to introduce the kids to animals, check out real working farms, or just enjoy some fall fun as a family.
Read on for the full list. You’ll note that a few of these are out of my usual, “Territory,” but I did try to stick to the South Sound as much as possible. Also note that I tried to keep the list to harvest events-more Halloween/pumpkin oriented events will be in a different list.
Saturdays and Sundays-September 27th-October 26th Remlinger Farms Harvest Pumpkin Fall Festival kiddie rides, u-pick pumpkins, market with items for sale This one is a day trip/almost road trip, and it’s not a bargain, but it’s a super fun day with younger children.
September 27th, Duvall Heritage Festival cider making, Pioneer era job/craft demonstrations
September 28th Pumpkin Festival at Oxbow Farm in Carnation 12-4 5.00 in advance/7.00 at the gate hay rides, farm games, crafts, produce for sale. Working, organic farm-dress for mud
October 4th-Fife Harvest Festival We’ve been to this with the boys several times. Carnival games, kids’ entertainment-all kinds of fun. In the past, I didn’t think it had much of a, “Harvest,” flavor, but the organizers told me they were adding more of those elements. We didn’t make it last year, so if you did, leave a review! There will be vendors on hand, but admission is FREE. [Read more...]