The leaves are changing color, the weather is getting cooler, and that means it’s time for some fun fall events in Folsom! There are a ton of great options happening this season, from Halloween celebrations to family-friendly pumpkin patches. Read on and we’ll share six of our favorite options for this fall! We hope you enjoy them!
Fall Events in Folsom California
Looking for the best fall events in Folsom? You don’t have to go far, here are 6 things to do right in town.
Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary’s 2nd Annual Wild Howl-O-Ween
Come and enjoy Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary’s family-friendly Halloween event featuring a spooky animal-themed scavenger hunt as well as some fun goodies. And don’t forget to dress up, because costumes are encouraged! You’ll get self-guided passports— with clues that will lead you to an animal and a booth to collect a treat. Turn in your passport for a chance to win prizes.
When: October 29th – 10:00am-2:00pm
Folsom Farmer’s Market
Fall is a great season to enjoy the Saturday Folsom Farmer’s Market. Join us at the Old Folsom plaza every week for the award-winning Farmers Market! Enjoy fresh fruit and vegetables and buy directly from the farmers, plus they’ll be featuring fall foods to help you enjoy the season. Enjoy live music while you shop the huge variety of vendors.
When: Every Saturday in October from 8am-1pm
Spirits, Brews & Bites 2022
The Folsom Historic District Association invites you to Spirits, Brews & Bites in Historic Folsom. Walk from store to store around Sutter Street for drinks and food samples, all provided by local restaurants, breweries, cideries, and distilleries. While the street and stores are open to the public, you need a ticket to taste. Live music will be playing, and they recommend coming in costume! -$45 admission fee.
When: Saturday, October 15th from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm.
Kid’s Halloween Costume Contest
Looking for Halloween activities in Folsom? This one’s for you. Bring your kids dressed up in their favorite costumes and join this contest hosted at the Zittel Family Amphitheater. There will be medallions for all contestants entering. Five age groups with an Outstanding Costume Trophy for each boy and girl in every age category. Plus there will be a costume parade. -$3 fee per contestant.
When: October 29th, 4pm-5pm
Trick or Treat – FestiFall
If you’re looking for things to do in Folsom this Fall with kids, then come to Old Folsom for some daytime trick or treating in a safe space. There will be lots of fun activities including jump houses, games, prizes, and of course, places to trick or treat set up all down the district.
When: Oct 29, 2022 1-4pm
Zittel Farms Pumpkins
Zittel Farms is the last working farm located in Folsom. Bring the whole family during the Fall season to buy pumpkins and fall decor. They also feature snacks, and playgrounds for the kids to enjoy, and sometimes even a few farm animals come to enjoy the fun as well.
When: All of October
And there you go! Six great fall events in Folsom that are right here in our town. From pumpkin patches to Halloween events, there’s something for everyone on this list. So get out there and enjoy the season! While you’re here, take a look at our blog of things to do with kids in Folsom for more fun ideas, and don’t forget, if you ever need window repair, Glass West of Folsom is here to help!