Kids enjoy a free day of family activities at the bi-annual Houston Family Fun Fest. Photo courtesy Houston Family Fun Fest
Kids enjoy a free day of family activities at the bi-annual Houston Family Fun Fest. Photo courtesy Houston Family Fun Fest

It's Fall Y'all: Family-Friendly Festivals in Houston

There’s no better way to usher in the harvest season than with a fall festival. With tons of events happening in the Houston area over the next few months, the opportunities for enjoying cooler temperatures (okay, that may be a bit ambitious for October) and good, old-fashioned family fun are endless. Here’s our roundup of fairs and festivals taking place this autumn.


Bayou City Event Center
9401 Knight Rd
Houston, TX 77045

Waller County Fair
21988 FM. 359
Hempstead, TX 77445

Froberg's Farm
3601 Hwy 6
Alvin, TX 77511

Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral
3511 Yoakum Boulevard
Houston, TX 77006

Discovery Green
1500 McKinney
Houston, TX 77010

Texas Renaissance Festival
21778 FM 1774
Todd Mission, TX 77363

Marilyn Edgar Park
26531 Hillside Dr
Oak Ridge North, TX 77386

Downtown Conroe
101 Main St.
Conroe, TX 77301

Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St.
Naperville, IL 60540

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
2535 East Broadway
Pearland, TX 77581

Downtown Historic Katy
910 Avenue C
Katy, TX 77493

The Houston Zoo
6200 Hermann Park Drive
Houston, 77030

Tomball Downtown Depot
201 S. Elm St.
Tomball, TX 77375

Downtown Houston
901 Bagby St.
Houston, TX 77002

Lyons Unity MBC Parking Lot
3215 Lyons Ave.
Houston, TX 77020

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
4501 Woodway Dr
Houston, TX 77024

Tomball Downtown Depot
201 S. Elm St.
Tomball, TX 77375

Nature Discovery Center
7112 Newcastle
Houston, TX 77401

Ellington Airport
11602 Aerospace Ave.
Houston, TX 77034

LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch
23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd.
Katy, TX 77494

Blossom Heights Park
3721 Jeanetta St.
Houston, TX 77063

Discovery Green
1500 McKinney
Houston, TX 77010

First Lutheran Church of Galveston
2415 Winnie St.
Galveston, TX 77550

George Ranch Historial Park
10215 FM 762
Richmond, TX 77469

Tomball's Historic Downtown Depot
201 S Elm Street
Tomball, TX 77375

Evelyn's Park Conservancy
4600 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77401