Best Fall Festivals Near Boston for Families

Get out and play at fall festivals near Boston. HONK! Festival photo by Leonardo March
Get out and play at fall festivals near Boston. HONK! Festival photo by Leonardo March

Crisp morning air, ripe apples, and school bells...all signs it's time for fall festivals near Boston! With so many fall fairs in New England, it can be hard to choose one for a family activity. We took the guesswork out of it by compiling a list of the best autumn fairs and festivals near Boston. These fall celebrations have good food, lots of fun activities, music, performances, and much more. And these fall extravaganzas are perfect for both parents and kids. Read on for our guide to fall festivals near Boston, from the city to the Berkshires. We'll help you find festival fun as big as the Topsfield Fair and the Big E.

For more great autumn activities, see our Fall Fun Guide. And don't forget to explore our events calendar for the latest fall fun in Boston and around New England!

The Big E
The Big E Fairgrounds - 8:00 AM Pick
Kids Online Python Coding Class
Young Gates-KIds Online Personalized Classes - various times
Coding For Little Curious Minds
Zoom - Online - various times
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides