Your guide to Fall events in and around Memphis

The leaves are beginning to turn, and the temperatures are becoming sort-of crisp, which can only mean Fall is near!  Fall means more than just sweater weather and pumpkin spice — it also means haunted houses, hay rides, corn mazes and more.  Since there are SO many things to check out this Fall, we’ve put together an extensive list that will show you where all the action is happening.

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Mid-South Corn Maze

The Mid-South Corn Maze is back with a new dinosaur design this year.  If you’re brave enough, don’t miss out on the Haunted Maze and Hayride dates.

WHEN: September – October
WHERE
Agricenter International

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Fall Activities at Tom's Farm

Tom’s Farm has tons going on this Fall, including wagon rides, a pumpkin patch, bonfires, and an 8-acre corn maze that features haunted nights starting in October.

WHEN: Opens September 16th
WHERE
1665 Murrell Road — Rossville, TN

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Wicked Ways Haunted House

The Largest and Most Disturbing Indoor Haunted House in Memphis is back for 2018!

WHEN: Starting Friday, September 28th — Open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until Halloween
WHERE
:160 Cumberland St.

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Fall Season on the Farm

Celebrate Fall on the Farm with Cedar Hill Farm and a variety of activities that the entire family will enjoy!

Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maize

WHEN: September 22nd – November 3rd

Cedar Hill’s Haunted Farm

WHEN: Octobrer 5th – 27th

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2nd Baptist Church Pumpkin Patch

Get all of your fall decor like pumpkins, mums and more!

WHEN: Until October 31st
WHERE
: 2nd Baptist Church

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Orange Mound in October

This is a fun-filled month of educational, family fun, including a community movie night, a 5K and more!

WHEN: All October Long
WHERE
: Orange Mound

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Memphis Zombie Hunt

This is your chance to be a hero as you hop on a trailer/truck with other hunters to take on the zombies that have overrun the city!

WHEN: Every Friday and Saturday night in October
WHERE
: 6880 Singleton Pkwy — Millington

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Sunny Meadows Fall Festival/Yard Sale Fundraiser

There will be a bouncy house, cotton candy machine, games, photo booth area, and you can even visit with our adoptable pets if you’re interested in adopting/fostering — and of course we will have our yard sale items! Everything we are doing is to help raise money for our vet bills and to help get our adoptable pets seen so they can find their forever homes.

WHEN: Saturday, October 13th at 11:00 a.m.
WHERE
: Sunny Meadows

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Cider Fest

If you love cider, you’ll love this event with live music, apple-themed food specials and a wide-array of ciders to taste.

WHEN: Saturday, October 13th
WHERE
: Celtic Crossing

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Agricenter Harvest Festival

This annual event will have pumpkin-painting, kid’s activities, arts and crafts, hayrides, and educational stations. Entertainment will be provided by a live bluegrass band and concessions are available

WHEN: Saturday, October 13th at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE
: Agricenter International

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Autumn Walking Tour

Experience the beauty of Memorial Park during our fall walking tour led by horticulturist Tom Wilson. See some of the colorful trees throughout our park and learn about the different plants that are native to this environment

WHEN: Sunday, October 14th at 2:00 p.m.
WHERE
: Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery

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A Paranormal Evening with Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper pioneered a grandly theatrical brand of hard rock that was designed to shock. He continues to tour regularly, performing shows worldwide with the dark and horror-themed theatrics that he’s best known for.

WHEN: Friday, October 19th at 8:00 p.m.
WHERE
: The Orpheum

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Le Bonheur Pumpkin Run 5K

Lend your support to Le Bonheur and the children they serve by participating in the Le Bonheur Pumpkin Run 5k & Family Walk.  Children are encouraged to dress up in their Halloween costumes and enjoy the post-race Boo Bash, which will include entertainment, food and many fun activities for kids of all ages!

WHEN: Saturday, October 20th at 7:30 a.m.
WHERE
: 1000 Ridgeway Loop Rd.

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Cooper-Young Beerfest

The 9th annual Cooper-Young Beerfest will feature 37 craft breweries and two home-brew clubs for another year of fun. This event usually sells out every year, so don’t wait to get your tickets!

WHEN: Saturday, October 20th
WHERE
: 795 S. Cooper St.

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Marilyn Manson

It’s a Marilyn Manson concert just a few days before Halloween — Nothing more needs to be said!

WHEN: Thursday, October 25th at 8:00 p.m.
WHERE
: The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts

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Ultimate Fall Fest 2018

This 3 day festival includes a masquerade party, a dinner party, skating, and even a river cruise.

WHEN: Friday, October 26th – Sunday, October 28th
WHERE
: Holiday Inn Airport

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Holiday Market

Similar to Mistletoe Merchants, this event will bring all your Christmas-related shopping needs under one roof, including more gifts, food, and awesome home holiday decor that you can’t find anywhere else.

WHEN: Friday, October 26th – Sunday, October 29th
WHERE
: Agricenter International

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2nd Baptist Church Pumpkin Festival

A free festival for kids and families with trunk or treat, games, sno-cones, popcorn, inflatables, and more!

WHEN: Saturday, October 27th at 11:00 a.m.
WHERE
: 2nd Baptist Church

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Millington Fall Festival '18

Stop by the annual Fall Festival in Millington for a giant slide for the kids, multiple vendor booths, plus crafts, costumes, and the Chick-Fil-A food truck!

WHEN: Saturday, October 27th at 8:00 a.m.
WHERE
Millington Farmer’s Market

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Trinity Baptist Fall Fest

Grab your family, come dressed in your best costume, and join the community for the Fall Fest at Trinity Baptist Church. There will be a Trunk-or-Treat, games, inflatables, a rock wall, FREE food, and of course TONS OF CANDY!

WHEN: Saturday, October 27th at 12:00 p.m.
WHERE
: Trinity Baptist Church – Cordova

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12th Annual Harvest Party

The 12th Annual Harvest Party is a fundraiser benefiting The Cotton Museum.  Guests will enjoy live music from the Earnestine & Hazel’s House Band, dancing, classic Memphis food, a silent auction and, of course, an open bar.

WHEN: Saturday, October 27th at 7:00 p.m.
WHERE
: The Warehouse

Haunted Happenings 2018

As Night falls and Darkness descends you are cordially invited to Haunted Happenings at the Woodruff-Fontaine Mansion!
Mischief will unfold as you walk the darkened halls as spectral docents lead the way. Hear the stories of people long past, as the dead become living for one night only.
Allow gypsies to foretell your future and partake in a live paranormal investigation. Live music, food trucks and dancing await, so don your costume if you wish and enjoy an evening of Victorian themed Halloween festivities.

WHEN: Saturday, October 27th at 6:00 p.m.
WHERE
: Woodruff- Fontaine House Museum

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Covenant's Fall Festival

Join Covenant United Methodist for a night filled with games, food, trick-or-treating, fellowship, and more!

WHEN: Sunday, October 28th at 4:00 PM
WHERE
: Covenant United Methodist Church — Cordova

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Memphis Library's Fall Fest

You and your whole family can get your fill of fun at the Fall Fest at the Poplar-White Station Library! Decorate a pumpkin, create your own mask, and snack on jack-o-cuties.

WHEN: Wednesday, October 31st at 3:45 PM
WHERE
: Memphis Public Libraries (Poplar-White Station)

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Crafts and Drafts

The 4th annual Memphis Flyer’s Crafts & Drafts is a unique FREE shopping experience showcasing a curated group of 80+ local artists, crafters, and makers – and making a great day even better, local craft beers on tap!

WHEN: Saturday, November 10th at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE
: Memphis Flyer’s Crafts and Drafts

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