Cawley Insights

Fun-Filled Fall Activities

Written by Jessica Polito on Oct 11, 2018 3:00:42 PM


Sweater weather, pumpkin carving, and haunted houses, fall is the season to explore the great outdoors and the beautiful scenery nature has to offer. Whether you're visiting the pumpkin patch, hanging out with friends at Oktoberfest, or picking apples for homemade pie, events are taking place all over the Chicagoland area this fall. Take advantage of the fun and make some memories! 

Apple picking to haunted houses, we've created a quick guide to help you explore what Chicagoland has to offer this fall.

Fall Fest - Now - October 28th
Chicago - Lincoln Park Zoo
Free Admission (Tickets for rides are extra)
Fridays: 10a - 5p
Saturdays: 10a - 8p
Pumpkins available 10a - 5p

County Line Orchard - Now - October 28th
Hobart, Indiana - 200 S. County Line Rd
$1 Upick General Admission (Extras available)
Big Barn: 8a - 6p Daily
Daily Attractions: 9a - 6p Daily

Bengston's Pumpkin Fest - Now - October 30th
Homer Glen - 13341 W. 151st Street
Price: $9.99 - $20.99 (Varies based on day)
Friday: 10a - 9p
Saturday: 9a - 10p
Sunday: 9a - 9p
*Hours vary throughout the month, check website for more information*

Mount Prospect Oktoberfest - October 12th & 13th
Mount Prospect - Intersection of Emerson St. & Busse Ave
Free Admission
Friday: 4p - 11p
Saturday: 1p - 11p

Basement of the Dead - Now - November 3rd
Aurora - 42 W. New York St.
$26.99 Online
Thursdays: 7p - 10p
Fridays: 7p - 11p
Saturdays: 6p - 11p
Sunday: 6p - 10p


Apple Orchard

Topics: chicago, chicagoland, festivals, Fall, Pumpkin Patch, October, Fall Activities

Written by Jessica Polito