Pick pumpkins and enjoy other fall fun every weekend at Johnson's Corner Farm. Photo courtesy of the farm
Pick pumpkins and enjoy other fall fun every weekend at Johnson's Corner Farm. Photo courtesy of the farm

Harvest Festivals, Hayrides, and Fall Fair Fun in New Jersey

The air is crisp, the apples are ripe, and fall fair and harvest festival season is about to get underway! We've rounded up more than 30 great harvest fests in New Jersey, all packed with signature autumn activities like hayrides, corn mazes, pumpkin decorating (and picking), pie contests, scarecrow making, live animals, live music, and more. Some even incorporate a little early Halloween fun.

Read on to find an event near you, including the Great Pumpkin Festival, the Blackwood Pumpkin Festival, and more.

For more seasonal activities around the Garden State, be sure to check out our Fall Fun Guide and our list of 50 Things We Can't Wait To Do with NJ Kids This Fall

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Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Rd.
Princeton, NJ 08540

Johnson's Corner Farm
133 Church Rd.
Medford, NJ 08055

Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center
247 Southern Blvd
Chatham, NJ 07928

Heaven Hill Farm
451 State Route 94
Vernon, NJ 07462

Fosterfields Historic Farm
73 Kahdena Road
Morristown, NJ

Van Saun County Park
216 Forest Ave.
Paramus, NJ

Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ 08260

Hopewell Elementary School
35 Princeton Ave.
Hopewell, NJ 08525

The Historic Village at Allaire
4263 Atlantic Avenue
Farmingdale, NJ 07727

Downtown Westfield
Broad and Elm Streets
Westfield, NJ 07090

N Beverwyck Rd
Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ 07054

Essex County Environmental Center
621 Eagle Rock Avenue
Roseland, NJ 07068

1011 Amboy Ave
Edison, NJ 08837

Washington Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Historic Longstreet Farm
44 Longstreet Road
Holmdel, NJ 07733

Storybook Land
6415 Black Horse Pike
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Salem County Fairgrounds
735 Route 40
Woodstown, NJ 08098

NJ Forest Service Nursery
370 East Veterans Hwy
Jackson, NJ 08527

Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Road, Suite 100
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

Mainstage Center for the Arts
27 South Black Horse Pike
Blackwood, NJ 08012

Whippany Railway Museum
1 Railroad Plaza
Whippany, NJ 07981

Sussex County Fairgrounds
37 Plains Road
Augusta, NJ 07822

Salem County Fairgrounds
735 Harding Hwy
Woodstown, NJ 08098

Hightstown Business District
Hightstown, NJ 08520

Washington Park
North Washington Avenue
Dunellen , NJ 08812

Delicious Orchards
320 Route 34 South
Colts Neck, NJ 07722

Downtown Chatsworth
Chatsworth, NJ 08019

Pier A Park
100 Sinatra Drive
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Thompson Park
805 Newman Springs Rd.
Lincroft, NJ 07738

Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901

Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave.
Union , NJ 07083
Sunflower Picking at Happy Day Farm
Happy Day Farm - 8:00 AM Pick
Sea Isle City Classic Movies Under the Stars
Excursion Park - various times Pick
Turtle Back Zoo Reopening
Turtle Back Zoo - various times Pick
A Hamilton Read-Along
- various times Pick
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