Free Things To Do In Mesa This Fall | Visit Mesa

Posted By Visit Mesa Team
August 24, 2021

Fall Event Announcements in Mesa City Limitless

Fall is right around the corner! Here's what to look forward to in City Limitless:

Fun Fall Events

2nd Friday Night Out in Downtown Mesa

Sept. 10

2nd Friday Night Out is back in Mesa! Join the fun every 2nd Friday of the month starting on Sept. 10. Enjoy art, dining, shopping, activities, entertainment and more at this FREE event from 6 – 10 p.m. Every 2nd Friday Night Out has a different theme! September's theme: Pirates Block Party!

Season Kickoff Festival at Mesa Arts Center

Sept. 10

Celebrate the return of festivals and events to the MAC campus! Enjoy live music all night, tasty food from local vendors, and interactive activities courtesy of some friends from the Phoenix Zoo, Arizona Museum of Natural History, i.d.e.a Museum and more! Tune in to learn more about the new fall exhibitions coming up this season at the Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum!

Pumpkin and Chili Party at Schnepf Farms

Oct. 1-31 (Thurs.-Sun.)

Schnepf Farm's Pumpkin and Chili Party event was voted by Phoenix Magazine, New Times and Sunset Magazine as ‘The Best Fall Family Event in the Greater Phoenix Area’. Celebrating its 24th year, there will be numerous farm activities including amusement rides, zip lining, train rides, hayrides and outdoor games. Included in the experience will also be a 4-acre and a 10-acre corn maze, a petting zoo and two play yards for children. Chili dinners will be sold at the Main Food Grills, as well as a variety of other food options including burgers, BBQ, succotash, and peach wood-fired pizzas (Schnepf Farms is the largest organic peach grower in Arizona). Buy your ticket's online now!

7th Annual Arizona Margarita, Mojito Craft Beer & Food Truck Festival at Mesa Riverview Park

Oct. 2

Margarita, Mojito, Craft Beer & Food Truck Festival is back for its 7th year!! There will be bounce houses and face painting for the kiddos, and margaritas and mojitos for the adults! Enjoy food options from 20-25 local food trucks, live music and awesome vendors. Mark your calendars!

Garlic Fest at Queen Creek Olive Mill

Sept. 17-26

Get your garlic fill at the huge, FREE two-day event at the Queen Creek Olive Mill! Organically grown estate garlic from their garden will be sold at the festival. On top of that, you can enjoy live music, Valley food trucks, a beer and wine garden, cooking demos, garlic gelato, games, tours and more!. Don’t worry, breath mints will be provided!

Vertuccio Farms Annual Fall Festival & Corn Maze 2021

Oct. 1-31

Vertuccio Farms is a great event for all ages this fall. From the Mini Hay Maze to the pedal race cars to the barrel train ride, giant spider web, extreme air pillow and of course the pumpkin patch and iconic 5-acre corn maze – this is the perfect family-friendly festival to celebrate the season!

More events will be added as they are announced

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Fall Flavors on the Fresh Foodie Trail

When the weather starts to cool down, there's no better adventure than exploring the delicious flavors of the Fresh Foodie Trail. Mesa is a culinary gateway here in the Southwest with a flourishing collection of charming, neighborhood farms and food-centric outposts providing a year-round bounty of seasonal goods for visitors to enjoy. Make your own Farm-to-Table experience from products along the trail and enjoy a nice homecooked meal.

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