As summer comes to an end, beach trips are replaced with apple picking and fun-packed fall festivals in Fairfield County. We’ve gathered our fall favorites, all in close proximity to our Fairfield County hotel, in an attempt to make your fall planning a breeze. Here at Circle Hotel we’re excited for autumn’s splendor – Fairfield County offers so many wonderful fall activities!
Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival | Norwalk, CT
This 3-day festival taking place the weekend of September 7th calls for live music, a Lumberjack show, amusement rides, arts & crafts, and more. Full of entertainment and a wide variety of food, this festival does not disappoint. If you are staying with us during these dates, make the 41st annual Norwalk Seaport Association’s Oyster Festival a must! More info here!
Earthplace Festival Weekend, Westport CT
With an adults-only dinner-under-the-stars and hay rides for the whole family, the two-day Earthplace Festival, taking place the weekend of October 6th, is guaranteed to offer fun for guests of all types. More info here!
Stratford Animal Rescue Society’s Annual Festival to Benefit Animals, Stratford CT
On October 7th, the Stratford Animal Rescue Society puts on its Annual Festival to Benefit Animals. Boasting entertainment, food, and of course pets, the short 15-minute drive to Stratford is well worth the trip to meet some new furry friends! More info here!
New Canaan Nature Center’s Fall Fair | New Canaan, CT
The 25-minute ride over to New Canaan’s Nature Center for their Fall Fair is well worth it! Carnival rides, pumpkin decorating, zip-lining, apple slingshots, fire truck rides, and a traditional maze are all included in this 49th annual fall fair. Be sure to celebrate fall at the Nature Center’s fair on the 12th and 13th of October! More info here!
Rock Climb Fairfield, Fairfield CT
Just a short trip from our hotel in the center of town, Rock Climb Fairfield offers an exciting yet challenging experience for adults and children – and since it’s indoors it’s perfect for rainy fall days. Buy a day pass and learn the ropes or participate in one of their scheduled events including the Women’s Climbing Group (Mondays) or College Night (Thursdays). More info here!