Fall is just around the corner and who doesn’t love a fantastic fall evening complete with funnel cakes and amusement rides? Here are this years’ dates for local festivals in and around the Wichita area! For more family fun this autumn, don’t forget to check out our Ultimate Guide to Fall & Halloween Events in Wichita!
FALL FESTIVALS IN AUGUST
August 17-19, 2018
Old Settlers kicks of the fall festival season and is always the third weekend of August. The weekend is filled with traditional events like the horse show, the Little Miss Pioneer pageant, and a parade on Saturday morning.
FALL FESTIVALS IN SEPTEMBER
Our first annual Fall Festival will be held at Wichita Collegiate School! If you and your family enjoy games, crafts, activities, face painting, furry creatures, sweets, treats, and can’t miss delicious snacks, this event is for you! Tickets go on sale August 23rd at 8pm and will sell out quickly!
You will not want to miss Oktoberfest on Friday, the Oil Centennial Parade on Saturday morning followed by the Walnut River Festival and the grand finale is a steak dinner at the Kansas Oil Museum!
Always a crowd favorite at our alma mater, we kick off our Fall Festival season north of Wichita at the Saturday morning parade, followed by carnival rides, and this year, a Battle of the Bands.
Greater Andover Days
Since 1967, GAD has never disappointed! East-siders, prepare for a fun weekend filled with live entertainment and fireworks!
FALL FESTIVALS IN OCTOBER
More fun than the west side can handle! A fun run, beer garden, food trucks, live music and more – lots of family fun for everyone!
Hosted by the Lions Club at the WSU West Campus (37th and Maize Road), check their website for updates on event happenings.
This year Haysville is celebrating it’s 34th Annual Fall Festival. Staying true to tradition, the first medallion hunt clue goes up on October 1.
Mardi Gras Madness is taking over our neighbors to the south—be ready for 4 days of celebrations and reuniting with friends and family over fantastic food and fun!
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