Fall in Lake County is my favorite season! The golden light, the changing leaves, the crisp breeze! There is so much to do that finding family fun isn’t hard. Find all the best of Fall Fun in Lake County on this page so you can find it in one place.

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Fall Fun in Lake County

Find Fall Family Fun near you:

Fall is the perfect time to explore Lake County’s agriculture roots with a visit to a farm!

Apple Picking in Lake County:

U-pick Apple Orchards in Lake County is a guide to all the U-pick locations in Lake County and Southeast Wisconsin.

apple picking in Lake County

Apple Orchard Reviews: read about our experiences at the following orchards:
All Seasons Orchard, Woodstock
Heinz Orchard, Libertyville (Green Oaks)

After you’ve picked the apples, we have 10 creative ways to use them and the Best Apple Recipes for Fall.

If you want to enjoy the fall apple flavor without the work, Kari tells you where to find homemade caramel apples.

Find McHenry County U-pick Apple Orchards at Little McHenry County.

Pumpkin Patches in Lake County:

pumpkin patches in lake county

Pumpkin Patches in Lake County is a guide to all the patches where you can pick-your-own pumpkins in Lake County and Southeast Wisconsin.

After you’ve picked the pumpkin, it’s time to eat all the pumpkin!

Pumpkin Patch Reviews read about our experiences at the following farms:
All Seasons Orchard, Woodstock
Aspegren Farm, Mundelein – limited weekends in 2020
Didier Farms, Lincolnshire – Open September 19, 2020
Goebbert’s Pumpkin Farm, South Barrington – Opening September 19, 2020
Kroll’s Fall Harvest Farm, Waukegan – Open September 19, 2020
Patch 22, Wadsworth – Open weekends only for 2020
The Elegant Farmer, Mukwonago, WI
Green Meadows Petting Farm, Waterford, WI – Open!
Jerry Smith’s Pumpkin Farm, Kenosha, WI – Open 2020!
Shades of Autumn at Stade’s Farm & Market, McHenry

Find McHenry County Pumpkin patches at Little McHenry County.

Apples and Pumpkins aren’t the only crops in season during the fall months. Fall also offers raspberry picking! Find fall berry picking locations in Lake County.

Enjoy the bounty of the fall harvest without doing the picking at one of these fall farmer’s markets.

Festive Fall Fun in Lake County:

fall events for families

Fall is full of festive fun for families! No matter what your family style is; adventurous, artsy, fair-going, you will find Fall Fun for Families all season long in Lake County:

Fall Fun for Families in Lake County:

favorite fall books for kids

Fall is the perfect time to cuddle up with a book, some of our favorite fall reads are:

Find more Fall Fun in McHenry County.