The month of October marks the official countdown for the cooler, crisper weather that fall brings. Fall presents even more opportunities to get outside, explore the great outdoors, start a garden and get back to harvesting fresh.

Looking for something new to try? That’s great news, because we have some amazing restaurant deals to help get you excited about dining out. Want to get out an explore? There’s so much to do we had to create a completely new list…check out our Fall Fun article!

What are your favorite fairs and festivals this month? Did we miss an October celebration? Tell us all about it in the comments.

Fairs and Festivals in October 2018


Oct. 1-2, 2018: 22nd Annual Americas Food and Beverage Show
Miami-Dade County, Miami Beach

Oct. 4-6, 2018: FNGLA Landscape Show
Orange County, Orlando

Oct. 13, 2018: 13th Annual ButterflyFest
Alachua County, Gainesville

Oct. 18-19: Sixth annual (FANN) Native Plant Show
Manatee County, Palmetto

Ongoing Celebrations:

Aug. 17-Oct. 31, 2018: Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party
Orange County, Orlando

Aug. 30-Nov. 12, 2018: Epcot International Food & Wine Festival
Orange County, Lake Buena Vista

Sept. 15-Oct. 15, 2018: 3rd Annual WineDine KeyWest
Monroe County, Key West