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Fall Festivals & Pumpkin Patches in Western Pennsylvania - 2013

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AutumnFest @ Seven Springs
Saturdays & Sundays, September 28 - October 20, 2013
Somerset County
Celebrate the magic of fall in the breathtaking Laurel Highlands at Seven Springs Mountain Resort's annual Autumnfest, a family-style, harvest-time festival. Held the last weekend in September, and first three weekends in October, with a different theme each weekend.

Mars AppleFest
October 5, 2013
Mars, Butler County
Held the first Saturday of October, this annual festival features games, food, crafts, an apple pie baking contest, live musical entertainment and more.

Hickory Apple Festival
October 5–6, 2013
Washington County
Held early October in Hickory, Pennsylvania, this annual event features over 150 tables with arts, crafts, food and entertainment, plus about everything you can think of made with apples.

Portersville Steam Show & Apple Festival
October 5–6, 2013
Butler County
Head over to Portersville, Butler County, for a weekend of fun at the Northwest PA Steam Engine Association show grounds. Steam-powered cider press, operating saw mill, and many other steam-engine operated machinery on display. Plus, apple cider pressing, food, crafts and a flea market.

Harvest Valley Farms Fall Festival
Saturdays & Sundays in October
Valencia, Butler County
Enjoy a host of fall fun activities, including pick your own pumpkins, face painting, hayrides, etc. at this Butler County farm. Special fall events include "Treasure in the Haystack" and "Pumpkin Bowling."

Hozak Farms Fall Festival
Saturdays & Sundays in October, plus Columbus Day
Clinton, Beaver County
Annual fall festival at this Beaver County, Pennsylvania, farm features scenic hayrides, pumpkin picking, pumpkin painting, face painting, pony rides, farm animals, straw pile and corn maze. There's also a barn full of fall, Halloween and Christmas decorations.

Janoski's Pumpkinland
Saturdays & Sundays in October
Clinton, Beaver County
Enjoy hayrides to the pumpkin patch, a cornstalk maze, haunted house, food, crafts, pumpkin painting and petting zoo at this farm and greenhouse in Clinton, PA, west of Pittsburgh.

Pumpkin Patch Trolley
October 4–6, 11–13, 18–20 and 25–27, 2013
Washington, Washington County
Ride a scenic trolley to the pumpkin patch at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum and get a free pumpkin to decorate! Plus, a pumpkin decorating station and fun mini-maze.

Houston Pumpkin Festival
October 11–13, 2013
Houston, Washington County
This mid-October festival sponsored by the Houston Volunteer Fire Department offers three days of entertainment, food, baked goods, children's activities, Indian encampment, tractor rides and pumpkin carving. Located in Washington County, Pennsylvania.

Christmas in the Woods
October 12–13 & 19–20, 2013
Columbiana, Ohio
Fall isn't just a time for pumpkins and foliage. This popular annual festival just across the border in Columbiana, Ohio, offers the opportunity to shop for unique handmade gifts crafted by artisans from across the country. There's also food, of course, including old-fashioned holiday favorites, plus live entertainment.

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