Richmond has so many great festivals, especially in the fall when leaves are changing and weather is finally cooling down. There’s something going on every weekend from now until Thanksgiving so there are plenty of opportunities to get the family outside and have some fun!


To save you time figuring out your fall calendar, we’ve compiled a list below of Richmond’s fall festivals. All of these are also listed on our calendar too, with additional details there. Happy Fall y’all!



September 6-8 Armenian Food Festival

September 13-15 Richmond Tattoo, Art & Music Festival

September 14 Richmond Veg Fest

September 14 43rd Street Festival of the Arts

September 21-22 Festival of India

September 21 Richmond Dog Festival

September 20-22 St Benedict Oktoberfest

September 20-22 Field Day of the Past

September 26-October 6 State Fair of Virginia

September 28 Virginia Pride Fest

September 28-29 Fall Festival at The Pumpkin Patch

October 4-5 Richmond Oktoberfest

October 5-6 2nd St Festival

October 5 Oystoberfest

October 11-12 Richmond Zine Fest

October 11-13 Richmond Folk Festival

October 12 Mac & Cheese Festival

October 19 Scott’s Addition Pumpkin Festival

October 21-27 Richmond Restaurant Week

October 26 Richmond Zombie Walk

October 26-27 Central VA Celtic Festival and Highland Games

October 27 Harvest Stew & Stout Festival

October 31 Halloween on Hanover

October 31-Nov 1 Fire, Flour, & Fork

November 9 Richmond Cider Celebration

November 15-16 InLight Richmond



Know of a festival that’s great for families, but not included in the list? Let us know! Email us at, leave a comment below, or use the email form on our website. Thanks!

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