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Fall Harvest Festival at the Botanical Gardens

  • Idaho Botanical Garden 2355 Old Penitentiary Road Boise, ID, 83712 United States (map)

Celebrate autumn at the Fall Harvest Festival on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2 from Noon – 6:00 p.m. at the Idaho Botanical Garden. The family-friendly event celebrates the changing season with live music, wagon rides, beer and wine garden, food vendors, the Scarecrow Stroll, and kids’ activities. Guests can shop in the artist market which features a variety of art from local artisans!

Event Admission
Adults: $7
Youth (ages 5-12): $5
Children (4 and younger): Free
Garden Members: $5

Entertainment Schedule:

Saturday, October 1st
12-3 p.m. The Bret Welty Band
3-6 p.m. SoulPatch

Sunday, October 2nd
12-3 p.m. GREAT BAIT
3-6 p.m. Hillfolk Noir

Food & Drink:

RiceWorks Asian Street Food
Willowcreek Grill Boise
Kona Ice of Boise
Calle 75 Street Tacos
Mary James Grill
Old West Concessions LLC
Ben & Jerry's

Craft Market & Vendors:

Fluff. For the Particular
Quick Finley
Fancy Lady
Wagners Idaho Foods
Juniper Creations
Modern Made
Fingerprint, Inc
Living My Dream
13 Gears
Gem State Carnivores
Red Chair Lavender
Terri's This & That

Activity Details:

In the upper Vegetable Garden, guests may wander through the pumpkin patch and pick one to paint and take home.

Check out all the scarecrows hiding throughout the Garden – this year’s theme “Idaho History”!

Other children’s activities include wagon rides, mini-straw maze, and face painting. Families may bring their cameras and capture the perfect photo beside the artfully arranged pumpkin, haystack and corn husk backdrop.

Earlier Event: September 16
Hyde Park Street Fair
Later Event: October 8
Two Chicks in a Barn October Market