2021 information to festivals, farms and hangouts in Western Pa. – CBS Pittsburgh

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – If you’re a fall fan, we’ve got you covered on all of the fall activities in western Pennsylvania.

From pumpkin fields to apple picking, from hot cider to hangouts, farmers markets to fall foliage, here are some of the places in the Pittsburgh area to greet fall!

Fall Reports from John Shumway:


Sörgel orchards
2573 Brandt School Rd., Wexford, PA 15090
Phone: 724-935-1743
Apple and pumpkin picking takes place daily from 3.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. during the week and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the weekend.
Website: https://www.soergels.com/

Trax Farms Market
528 Trax Rd., Finleyville, Pa. 15332
Phone: 412-835-3246
Our annual Fall Festival on our 150-year-old farm is a tradition for many families in the South Hills and greater Pittsburgh area. From grandparents to grandchildren, there is something for everyone. Enjoy a hay ride to our pumpkin patch to pick your own pumpkin or see if you can find your way through our huge 3 acre corn maze! Pumpkins are not included in the ticket price.
Every Saturday & Sunday from September 25th to October 24 – Opens at 10 a.m. and closes at 5 p.m.
Website: https://traxfarms.com/

Triple B farms
823 Berry Ln., Monongahela, Pennsylvania. 15063
Phone: 724-258-3557
Fall fun includes apple, pumpkin and flower picking. Other activities include hay rides, two corn mazes, games, a barnyard carnival, Spookley the Square Pumpkin, and new this year is a Singing Chicken Show!
Website: https://www.triplebfarms.com/

Freedom farms
795 Pittsburgh Rd., Butler, Pa. 16002
Phone: 724-586-5551
Our biggest event of the year – the autumn festival takes place every weekend in October from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.! We have the best and biggest fall festival in the world with hay rides, petting zoo, pumpkin patch, alcohol sellers, fresh farm food, face painting, corn pit, hay hill, pick your own sunflowers, corn maze and more. Admission is $ 10 / person again this year! Children up to 3 years are free.
Website: https://www.freedomfarmspa.com/fall-festival

Janoski’s farm and greenhouse
1714 Lincoln Highway., Clinton, Pa. 15026
Telephone 724-899-3438
Bring the whole family and celebrate the fall season with our annual pumpkin land behind the farmers market. Take a stroll to the pumpkin patch (pumpkins are sold separately for $ 0.50 a pound), enjoy the scenic hay ride (optional), corn maze, haunted barn, pony rides (kids only), petting zoo, corn pit, and more . Don’t hesitate to pack lunch or visit the grocery vendors we have available. Every weekend in October from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Website: https://janoskis.com/pumpkinland/

Simmons Farms
170 Simmons Rd., McMurray, Pa. 15317
Phone: 724-941-1490
Hay rides, pumpkin picking, apple picking, field activities, new Farm Combine slide and basketball corn bin!
Monday-Thursday 9 am-6pm
Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Website: https://www.simmonsfarm.com/home.html

Bedner’s farm and greenhouse
315 Coleman Rd., McDonald, Pa. 15057
Phone: 724-926-2541
October activities include pumpkin dwarven workshops, a pumpkin hunt, and their very first pumpkin palooza! At Pumpkin Palooza – paint, carve or decorate the pumpkin of your choice! Attendees can arrive on October 23rd between 10:30 am-12:30pm OR 12:30 pm-2:30pm to enjoy this event. After creating your masterpiece, enjoy a free slice of pumpkin pie, a glass of cider, play an autumn game or two, and snap a picture with our fall photo booth! The cost is $ 15 per person
Website: https://www.bednersgreenhouse.com/

Schramm houses and orchards
1002 Blank Road, Jeannette, Pa. 15644
Phone: 724-744-7320
Autumn festival from October 2nd to 31st. Includes pumpkin picking, hay carts, a huge maze, photos with scarecrows, decorations and refreshments!
Website: http://www.schrammfarms.com/

Shenot Farm and Market
3754 Wexford Run Rd., Wexford, PA 15090
Phone: 724-935-2542
Pumpkin picking, hay cart rides, scenic hiking trail.
The Pumpkin Patch opens from September 25, 2021 to October 31, 2021. It is open 7 days a week from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Website: https://www.shenotfarm.com/


68th Annual Fall Leaf Festival in Clarion, Pennsylvania.
Festivities include the Tournament of Leaves Parade, a car ride, an antique tractor show, a farmers and crafts exhibition, and Clarion University Cultural Nights. Festival runs from 2-10. October.
Website: https://www.clarionpa.com/events/autumn-leaf-festival/

Fall Craft Days at Seven Springs Mountain Resort
The Fall Craft Days take place on Saturdays and Sundays from 9-10. and 16.-17. October 2021. The family fun at Fall Craft Days is on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Chairlift rides to enjoy the fall foliage, face painting, the alpine slide, live performances and more!
Website: https://www.7springs.com/events/fall-craft-days/

Franklin Applefest
More than 300 artisans and grocery vendors attract more than 100,000 visitors to Franklin, Venango County each year. The weekend from October 1st to 3rd.
Website: https://www.franklinapplefest.com/

30th annual Conneaut Lake Fall Pumpkin Festival
Fall Pumpkin Fest at Conneaut Lake is a family-oriented festival with rides, lots of food, crafts, and entertainment.
Fri Oct 8 ~ 2-7pm
Sat Oct 9 ~ 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sun. Oct 10 ~ 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Website: https://www.conneautlake.com/event/2021-pumpkin-fest/

36th annual Country Autumn Festival in Zelienople
Crafts and groceries vendors, live music, hay rides, kids’ activities, a car ride, and more! From 9.-10. October.
Website: https://www.zeliefallfestival.com/


Creepy Acres Farm Haunted House
386 Eagle Mill Rd., Butler, Pa. 16001
Phone: 724-321-2477
Website: https://www.eerieacresfarm.com/

Zombies of the corn
282 Rochester Rd., Liberty, Pa. 15042
Phone: 724-775-6232
Website: https://zombiesofthecorn.com/

The Beacon Hotel
231 Beacon Rd., Renfrew, Pa. 16053
Phone: (724) 586-6233
Website: https://www.gotothebeacon.com/haunt

House of horror
Galleria in Pittsburgh Mills
461 Pittsburgh Mills Cir, Tarentum, PA 15084
Phone: 412-781-5885
Website: https://www.scarehouse.com/

Haunted Hills Estate Scream Park
236 Rolling Hills Estate Rd., Uniontown, Pa. 15401
Phone: 724-984-5915
Website: https://www.hauntedhillsestate.com/

Kennywood Phantom Fall Festival
Kennywood Park!
Website: https://www.kennywood.com/things-to-do/phantom-fall-fest

Hundred Acres Manor Haunted House
1 100 Acres Dr, Bethel Park, PA 15102
Phone: 412-851-4286
Website: https://www.hundredacresmanor.com/

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