Make your own Autumn Adventure! Utilize the following booklists, area event listings, pumpkin patch locations and suggestions on where to see Fall colors to make the most of the coming season.

Autumn Booklists

Fall Feasts


Cider and Beer

Fungus Among Us

Food Preservation: Tips, Techniques and Recipes

Weekend Getaways

Fall Events

Partake in a variety of fall events in Snohomish and Island counties – both free and for a fee.


October 3 – 6: Whidbey Island Harvest Festival
Included as a part of Whidbey Island Grown Week, the new Whidbey Island Harvest Festival (October 3-6) will feature local food vendors, agriculture seminars, and beer and wine tastings.
October 5 - 6: Camano Pumpkin Project
Enjoy live music, beer & food offerings, pie eating contests, art vendors, pumpkin bowling and more! Need more action? Watch Trebuchets launch pumpkins across the farm! Just how far will they go?
October 12: Snohomish River Run
Snohomish Running Company's signature event is back! Come out the weekend of October 12 and 13 for the Snohomish River Run. Enjoy beautiful views of Historic Downtown Snohomish and the Snohomish River as you run a Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, or 5k. Registration required.
October 18: Goat & Float
Minimal fee for swimming
Join in trick-or-treating at the Forest Park Animal Farm with some fun and friendly goats! Interested in one last dip in the pool before the weather turns? Head to the Forest Park Swim Center after trick-or-treating for one last float!
October 19 - 20: Fiber Fusion Northwest
Learn about the world of fiber arts and the fibers themselves at Fiber Fusion. Feel, buy, and discover the differences of alpaca, wool, mohair, llama, and angora fleeces. Enjoy demonstrations, classes, artist booths, and a live animal exhibit.
October 20: Annual Wild Mushroom Show
Discover the fungus among us. More than 100 varieties of fleshy, fungal fruits will fill Forest Park's Floral Hall during the Annual Wild Mushroom Show. Come grow your knowledge of the Pacific' Northwest's edible and deadly fungi.
October 26: Pug-O-Ween 2019
Don't miss this once in a lifetime chance to see pugs showing off their Halloween costumes! Hosted by the Seattle Pug Rescue organization, a nonprofit devoted to the rescue, care, and placement of unwanted, abandoned, neglected & abused pugs.
October 26: 6th Annual Snohomish Zombie Walk
Inviting all Zombies and ghouls to Downtown Snohomish for a friendly (or not!) visit.
October 31: Downtown Snohomish Trick or Treat
Participating merchants welcome kids to Trick or Treat in downtown Snohomish.
October 31: Lake Stevens Harvest Festival
Enjoy music, trick-or-treating, games, a costume parade and more at the annual Lake Stevens Harvest Festival held in downtown Lake Stevens and North Cove Park.
October 31: Spooktacular Langley
Local merchants welcome kids and parents to Trick or Treat downtown Langley from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Oct 31. Among the many great Halloween decorations, visitors will be able to see the metal crows of local artist Scott Alexander and wood crows of artist Mike McVay.


November 1: Great Junk Hunt
The Great Junk Hunt is back! Head to the Evergreen State Fairgrounds November 1 and 2 for over 45,000 sq ft of unique goods. Discover farmhouse, industrial, vintage, vintage inspired, re-purposed, handmade and much more.
November 2 - 24: Whidbey Allied Artists Show
The Whidbey Allied Artists group comes together to offer their gift sale and art show this November 22 thru 24. View the wares of 20+ artists (of varying mediums), participate in art demos, enter a raffle, and get your holiday greeting cards!
November 9: Camano Chili-Chowder Cookoff
Nearly two-dozen professional and amateur chefs compete for your vote in the 24th annual Camano Chili-Chowder Cook-off. From mild to wild, you will taste some amazing chilis and delicious chowders!
November 9-10: Oddmall Winterfest: Emporium of the Weird
Oddmall is more than just an ordinary craft show. It's a celebration of uniqueness, creativity, imagination, and wonder where artists, crafters, and like-minded sorts gather to offer their unusual creations for public consumption.
November 11: State Park Free Day
Enjoy Washington State Parks for free! Several times throughout the year, the parks department offers "free days" in which a Discover Pass will not be required to visit a Washington State Park. Take advantage of this offer and hit the trails!
November 29: State Park Free Day
Enjoy Washington State Parks for free! Several times throughout the year, the parks department offers "free days" in which a Discover Pass will not be required to visit a Washington State Park. Take advantage of this offer and hit the trails!

Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes

The farms of Island and Snohomish counties are destinations for family fun. Review each pumpkin patch's website for directions, hours and listings of any fees.


Foster's Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze
Pumpkin patch and corn maze
5818 SR 530 NE, Arlington, WA 98223

Biringer's Black Crow Pumpkins and Corn Maze
Pumpkin patch and corn maze
2431 State Route 530, Arlington, WA 98223


Sherman's Pioneer Farm
46 S Ebey Road, Coupeville, WA 98239


Fairbank Family Farm
Pumpkin patch and family activities
15308 52nd Ave W, Edmonds, WA 98026

Lake Stevens

Carelton Farms
Pumpkin patch and other activities
630 Sunnyside Blvd SE, Lake Stevens, WA 98258

Oak Harbor

Case Farm
Pumpkin patch
98 Case Road, Oak Harbor, WA 98277

The Farm Stand at K & R Farms
Pumpkin patch and corn maze
36699 SR 20, Oak Harbor, WA 98277


Bailey Vegetable Farm
Pumpkin patch and other activities
12711 Springhetti Rd, Snohomish, WA 98296

Bob's Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch
Pumpkin patch and corn maze
10917 Elliot Rd, Snohomish, WA 98296

Craven Farms
Pumpkin patch and corn maze
13817 Shorts School Rd., Snohomish, WA 98290

Stocker Farms
Pumpkin patch
Big Red Barn 8705 Marsh Road, Snohomish, WA 98296

The Farm at Swan's Trail
Pumpkin patch, corn maze and other activities
7301 Rivershore Rd., Snohomish, WA 98290

Thomas Family Farm
Pumpkin patch
9010 Marsh Rd, Snohomish, WA 98296

Places to See Autumn Colors

Enjoy the vibrant colors of fall on foot or a short drive away.

Autumn Adventures