Macaroni Kid Northwest Arkansas Guide to Fall & Halloween Fun 2021

By Kara Ault, Macaroni Kid Fayetteville & Macaroni Kid Rogers-Bentonville Publisher October 22, 2021

Fall in Arkansas means lots of fun and Macaroni Kid is here to help you find it. I've put together this list of local fall family venues and events for you and your family to enjoy. Everything listed here is either free or low-cost and affordable for families. Click on the title of each event to go to the calendar entry for it and see all the details. Please note that there are many more events listed on our calendar!

This article will be updated throughout the fall, so check back often and share with friends- They will thank you! Enjoy this info and want to find out about more family-friendly events in NW Arkansas? Subscribe to our free weekly e-newsletter at or 
Please note that some events and attractions may be dependent on weather- call ahead if you have questions.

Farmland Adventures
- Springdale-A variety of attractions including a 9-acre Giant Corn Maze, a pumpkin patch, pony rides, farm animals, pig races, a kids play area and more awaits you. $14/ adult, $12 child age 3-12.  ($1 off admission for police or military and immediate family members. Admission includes all activities. Pumpkin prices vary by size. September 10th through November 6th.
Thursdays: 3PM - 9:30 PM (October ONLY), Fridays: 1PM - 9:30 PM, Saturdays: 9AM - 9:30PM
Closed on Sundays
Monday - Friday by appointment (Groups only)
*The last ticket is sold each night at 8:30PM 

McGarrah Farms Pumpkin Patch- Pea Ridge

Ozark Fall Fest- Cave Springs

Vanzant Fruit Farm - Lowell- lots of decorated scarecrows, too!

Sequoyah UMC Youth Pumpkin Patch - Fayetteville

Oct 22

Stages of Fear Haunted House @ Oasis of NWA- Rogers

Live Entertainment @ Ozark Fall Fest- Cave Springs

Oct 23

Bentonville Earthwise Pet Halloween Pet Photo Contest

Bentonville- 1/2 Price Fall Carnival @ STEAM Ahead

Stages of Fear Haunted House @ Oasis of NWA- Rogers

Oct 25

Halloween Quilling Craft for Teens @ West Fork Library

Oct 26

West Fork- Halloween & Hammocks Storytime

Oct 27

Fayetteville 🎃 Little Sprouts Halloween Costume Parade 👻 at BGO

Oct 28

Mom's Day Out at Farmland Adventures ($7)

Oct 29

Farmington Library Book Character Pumpkin Decorating

Fayetteville- Free Night @ The Museum @ AR Air & Military Museum

Centerton- Trunk or Treat @ Northwest Orthodontics

Bella Vista Library Preschool Jack-O-Lantern Storytime in the Garden

Costumes, Candy & Cops Carnival @ Benton County Fairgrounds

Oct 30

Hollywood Trick or Treat at Harry Sbanatto Park

Hotel Transylvania @ Ghostbusters @ The 112 Drive-in Movie

Macaroni Kid & Lewis Automotive Walk-Through Trunk or Treat 

Gravette Trick-or-Treat Main Street 

Live Entertainment @ Ozark Fall Fest- Cave Springs

Oct 31

Farmington -Fire Safety Halloween Bash

Fayetteville 🎃 Be(A)ware: An Allergy-Friendly 🚗 Trick-or-Treat 🚫 

First Baptist Church of Lowell Trunk or Treat 

Macaroni Kid is a FREE resource for Northwest Arkansas families. Thank you to our community sponsors and local family-owned businesses Amber Latimer, Realtor and Goldfish Swim School in Rogers for supporting family fun!