Schenectady County Fall Foliage Festival | Kids Out and About Albany

Schenectady County Fall Foliage Festival

Celebrate the beauty of the Fall season in Schenectady County at the Mabee Farm in Rotterdam Junction. Activities include hot air balloon rides, pumpkin decorating, scarecrow building, live music all day, a Farmers' Market, and much more!

For a celebration of all things fall, join us for the Schenectady County Fall Foliage Festival, a free community event for families. This year's FallFest features:
Live music with the
Red Haired Strangers
Horse-drawn hay rides
Pony rides and Petting zoo
Dog-herding demos
Live birds of prey
Mohawk Bateaux boat rides
Pumpkin painting
Activities and crafts for kids
Local craft and food fair
Blacksmithing demos
Hot cider donuts
Craft beer from Wolf Hollow
Hot mulled cider
sponsored by Lakeside Farms
and Bowman Orchards
This year’s FallFest places a special focus on local waterways! Visitors can explore the Mohawk River by taking a boat ride in our reproduction 1700s bateaux, and enjoy the grand opening of Life on the Canal Then, by Artists Now, an exhibition of contemporary art.

The Schenectady County Fall Foliage Festival is a partnership between Schenectady County and the Schenectady County Historical Society, and is made possible through the Schenectady County Initiative Program.


Mabee Farm Historic Site
1080 Main St.
Rotterdam Junction, NY, 12150
United States


(518) 887-5073
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11 am to 3 pm
Admission and most activities are FREE


All Ages