Fall Festival Guide
Fall is near and it is time for the greatest season in the South! Festivals, hayrides, corn mazes, scarves and pumpkin spice lattes!!! CSRA Kids is so excited to share with you all the fun the area has to offer you this season. Our hope is that you will Fall for the CSRA!
Prices and event times are subject to change.
PLEASE NOTE CANCELLATIONS FOR COVID 19 MAY OCCUR
Last Update: 8/25/2021
Fall Festival Guide!
Fall Festivals in North Augusta
Jack O’ Lantern Jubilee
Saturday, October 30th | 10 AM – 10 PM
Downtown North Augusta
CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19
The Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee is an annual, family-oriented festival held in beautiful downtown North Augusta on Georgia Avenue.
Activities include live entertainment on two stages, an awesome variety of great food, arts and crafts vendors, car show, corn hole tournament, amusement rides, and plenty of activities for the kids including a costume contest, face painting, clowns, kiddie rides & inflatables.
Fall Festivals in Aiken
September 10 – 11 | Opens Daily at 9 AM
Art Festival. There will be jewelry, baked goods, homemade candy, sweetgrass baskets, and yard art, as well as many other unique handcrafted items from around the Southeast.
Science Education Enrichment Day
Saturday, October 9th
10 AM – 3 PM
Science Education Enrichment Day (S.E.E.D.) is a family-themed festival celebrating science, technology, engineering, and math. The 35th annual S.E.E.D. will provide an opportunity for engagement and exchange between children, teens, families, and local STEM professionals. The CSRA’s largest STEM festival will be virtual this year.
Western Carolina State Fair
October 22 – 31
Western Carolina State Fair features large and kiddie-sized fair rides. They also have games, food vendors, shows, and more!
Fall Festivals in Augusta
Friday, September 17 | Gates Open At 4 PM
University of South Carolina & University of Georgia Cheerleaders & Mascots, Border Bash will once again feature cold beverages, UGA & USC branded merchandise, and fun games for kids and adults to celebrate the friendly rivalry of the USC – UGA football game.
Arts in the Heart of Augusta
September 17-19, 2021
The Augusta Common
ArtsCity Festival is a Mini-Arts in the Heart Festival on September 17, 18, 19, 2021. Over 80 juried Fine Artists Booths will line the center of Broad Street. Booths will be spaced to integrate social distancing. Two Stages of non-stop entertainment will include the Global Stage on the Augusta Common with cultural music and dance along with featured music. A Jazz Stage will offer Jazz, Blues and Roots performances on Broad Street. The Global Food Village on the Augusta Common will feature ten international food booths and encourage Grab ‘n’ Go Specials from Festival restaurant partners. Plenty of outdoor tables will be provided to encourage safe dining. We also have a Southern Beer Garden, Artzilla Artists painting all weekend outside the Book Tavern and a Westobou Sponsored Ferris Wheel! Advance weekend badges are now available!
Fall Festival and Flea Market
September 30 – October 3
Barton Field – Fort Gordon
Fall is in the air and the Fall Festival is near! Join us on Barton Field for all the frivolity and fun we have planned. There will be food, drinks, activities, a carnival, and so much more.
CSRA Food Truck Festival
NO DATES FOR 2021
This is a charitable food festival to raise funding for local charities in the CSRA. There will be food trucks and live music.
31st Annual Oliver Hardy Festival
Saturday, October 2nd
9 AM – 5 PM
The Annual Oliver Hardy Festival. Lots of handcrafted items, live entertainment, Laurel and Hardy impersonators, and plenty of delicious food will be available for a day of fun! A parade for the whole family to enjoy.
Saturday, October 2 | 8 AM
The Lady A Pavillion Park
FIREK 19 is a fundraising 5K walk or run that raises money for Firefighters or the family of firefighters who have cancer. Come enjoy a family-friendly atmosphere with Kids fun run, bouncy houses, and more.
Columbia County Fair
November 4 – 14
Columbia County Fairgrounds
Rides and Games Daily, Attractions, Demolition Derby, and More!
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