Fall in Texas is unlike any other season. There are so many fun and incredible things to do for people of all ages! For most people, fall signals the use of pumpkins in almost every festival or gathering. So, if you’re ready to explore Texas in the fall, then hop in your rental car from Ability Rent A Car, and check out some of the festivities.
1. Chappell Hill Scarecrow Festival
The Chappell Hill Scarecrow Festival has been happening for more than 40 years. It takes place the second weekend in October, and the whole family will enjoy more than 250 vendors, a petting zoo, face painting, and pony rides.
2. Autumn at the Arboretum
In Dallas, TX, Autumn at the Arboretum runs from September 18-October 31, 2021, and is home to more than 90,000 pumpkins and gourds. You can purchase one of these pumpkins, or have fun getting lost in the Haybale Maze.
3. Festival of Pumpkins
In Paris, TX, you can enter the entire family in a costume contest, or decorate pumpkins to take home. Winners receive cash prizes, but the best part is probably the pony rides and bungee jump.
4. Needville Harvest Fest
Running October 15-16 in Needville, TX, you and thousands of others can gather in Harvest Park for some BBQ cook-offs, pageants, and other activities. For the fitness enthusiast, consider challenging yourself with the 5K fun run.
5. Pecan Fest
Venture to Seguin, TX on October 30, 2021, and enjoy this family-friendly event that spans various venues. This festival celebrates the heritage of the community, and you can check out more than 90 vendors.
6. Harvest Moon Festival
October 9-10, 2021, head on up to Granbury, TX, for their Harvest Moon Festival. More than 100 vendors will be in attendance, and the kids will enjoy the pumpkin carving contest and an assortment of carnival rides.
Get Away in an Affordable Rental
When you’re looking to get out of Houston, TX, to enjoy all the fall festivals in nearby towns, you need a reliable rental car, truck, or SUV, to get you there. With so many places to explore, you can’t waste any time! So, book an affordable option from Ability Rent A Car and hit the road today! To get a quote, give us a call at (713) 224-5489.