Fall Fun: Seasonal Events Offer Sense of Community


Photo by: Jack Morrissey

Satellite Staff, Satellite Staff

Sweet Treats:

Trick or Treating in the City of Neenah: Sunday, October 31, 2021
4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Remember to turn your porch lights on if handing out candy, stay safe, and have fun!

Haunted Houses:

What: Burial Chamber
Where: 500 N Lake St, Neenah
When: Friday – Saturday 6:30-11:30 p.m., through Nov. 5.
Admission: $15-80 based on ticket selection

Hay Rides:

What: Little Farmer offers various activities: Hay rides, picking an apple off the tree, hand-drawn coloring book, and grow-your-own pumpkin seed kit.
Where: n9438 Hwy 151, Malone
When: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. on weekdays, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on weekends.
Admission: No cost to enter, but tours cost $4/5/6 dollars per person depending on your tour contents and time.

Apple Picking:

What: Schroeder’s Orchard

Where: 9458 WI-76, Neenah

When: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Admission: Only the cost of your apples.

Pumpkin Patches:

What: Polly’s Pumpkin Patch offers mazes, pumpkin rides, and other fun fall activities.
Where: N4367 Highway 57, Chilton
When: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday through Thursday,  Fridays and Saturdays are going until 9 pm. Open until Oct. 31.
Admission: The two mazes are $9-10, 4 and under free. Pumpkin rides are $3.

What: Harvest Hill Family Farm
Where: N9339 French RoadSeymour
When: Open seasonally, Saturdays & Sundays, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: No admission fee to enter, activities such as the corn maze and hay ride are $5 each.

What: The Sunny Acres Farm offers a picking pumpkin patch, corn maze, a train ride, mini-golf, paint a pumpkin, bounce house, and animals to visit.
Where: 4759 County Road GG Oshkosh
When: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sept.-Oct. 31
Admission: No admission fee.

What: Peter’s Pumpkin Patch offers a pick-your-own pumpkin patch and apple orchard along with pumpkin painting.
Where: N181 State HWY 55, Kaukauna
When: Open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily through Halloween.
Admission: Unstated.

What: Mulberry Lane Farm
Where: W3190 Co Rd B, Hilbert
When: Opens 9:30 a.m. – Last hayride & last chance to pick your pumpkin is 4:00 p.m. Open until Oct. 31.
Admission: Free pick your own pumpkin, no admission.

Fall Festivals:

What: Glow in the Park — family-friendly event offering Halloween games, an illuminated walk, a scavenger hunt, and a professional photographer
Where: Outside the Scheig Center at Appleton Memorial Park (1620 E Witzke Blvd)
When: Friday, Oct. 21, multiple time slots.
Admission: Must register ahead, $12 per family for Appleton residents/$17 per family for non-residents.

What: Great Pumpkin Festival, featuring live music along with our food vendors and beer tent. On Sunday and Monday, friends and neighbors can walk the park and enjoy the pumpkins on display from 6 to 9 pm nightly.
Where: Old School House Park (5240 N. Marlborough)
When: October 26-31
Admission: No entry fee.

What: Helping Hands Craft Fair
Where: Neenah High School, 1275 Tullar Road, Neenah
When: November 5, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Admission: $2 per person to enter.