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Cantigny Fall Festival

Saturday, October 9
10 am – 4 pm

Our first Fall Festival since 2019 promises colorful autumn fun for all ages!  We have a full day planned with these attractions and more:

  • Giant juggling scarecrow (10 to 11:30 am)
  • Live music by Second Hand Soul Band (12 to 4 pm)
  • Comedy Juggling Show (12:35 pm and 2 pm)
  • Craft Show
  • Pumpkin decorating and craft for kids
  • Interactive strolling entertainment
  • Usborne Children’s Book Fair inside the Visitors Center
  • Petting Zoo
  • Scarecrows in the gardens (find them all!)
  • Hay Rides
  • Great Big Bubble Making (1 pm after first juggling show)
  • Inflatables (multiple!)
  • Plant Sale
  • Food Trucks
  • Special autumn-theme merchandise in the Cantigny Shop

Festival admission and entertainment is free with paid parking ($5 per car). Some activities require a small fee, such as pumpkin decorating and the petting zoo.

Attention crafters: Have homemade products you’d like to sell? Contact Brian Gray at bgray@cantigny.org or call 630-260-8167 for information.

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