If you are looking for something to do to celebrate the Fall Harvest, there are plenty of things to choose from in Ventura County, California. Whether you’re looking for wine tasting, beer tasting, arts and crafts, petting zoos, air shows or some really good music, here is a list of festivals along with the links for more information:
****Fall Harvest Festival
Where: Underwood Family Farms
Dates: October 1- October 31, 2010
Time: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
There is an opportunity for guests to bring their instrument and join in to play folk, old-time or Bluegrass music! The annual tractor weekend that includes a tractor parade. This is also the first time out of the thirteen years of the festival that there will be a Public Safety Weekend! For more details log onto
****Ventura Harvest Festival Original Art and Craft Show
Where: Ventura County Fair Grounds
Dates: October 15-17, 2010
Time: Friday and Saturday 10:00 am-6:00 pm, Sunday 10:00 am-5:00 am
There are prizes to be won, entertainment to be seen, craft show, art and hundreds of booths! Lots of food to eat!
If you donate three non-perishable food items you will receive a $2.00 discount from admission.
Log on to http://www.harvestfestival.com/visitors/shows/ventura/index.aspx for more information.
Where: Camarillo Airport
Date: September 25, 2010
Time: 10:00 am
Join in beer tasting, wine tasting, food, arts and crafts, air show and live entertainment.
****Simi Valley Farmer Market and Family Festival- Local Harvest
Where: Simi Valley Town Center
Date: January-November, 2010
Time: Fridays from 3:00pm-8:00 pm
It’s a farmers market with lots of activities for the kids to do! Petting zoo, pony rides, rock wall climbing and more.