Autumn is the perfect time to enjoy Lake County’s breezy weather, especially with the cornucopia of family-friendly events happening this season!
Scottish Highland Festival
Enjoy a celebration of heritage and culture with Scottish music, Highland games, dancing and so much more!
When: Friday, Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. & Saturday, Nov. 17 at 10 a.m.
Where: 310 S. Tremain St, Mount Dora (Gilbert Park) & 230 W 4th Ave, Mount Dora (Sunset Park)
Mount Dora’s Craft Fair
A celebration of arts & crafts with 400+ exhibitors against the backdrop of historic, downtown Mount Dora.
When: Saturday, Oct. 27 at 9 a.m. – Sunday, Oct. 28 until 5 p.m.
Where: Mount Dora, Florida 32757 (Mount Dora Historic District)
Mount Dora’s Fall in the Field Show
An art show displaying an amazing array of “fall finery” by the some of the best primitive dealers in the southeast!
When: Monday, Oct. 6 at 9 a.m. – Tuesday, Oct. 7 until 5 p.m.
Where: 20651 US-441, Mount Dora, FL 32757 (Renningers Mount Dora Flea Market and Antique Center)
Scott’s Maze Adventures at Long & Scott Farms
Bring friends and family to see who can navigate the corn maze the quickest!
When: Saturday, Oct. 6 at 8 a.m. – Sunday, Dec. 9 until 5 p.m.
Where: 26216 County Road 448A, Mount Dora, FL 32757
21st Annual Lake County Folk Festival
This family-oriented musical event is the longest running folk festival, providing a unique music experience!
When: Saturday, Oct. 6 at 10 a.m.
Where: Historic Downtown Eustis
East Lake County Library’s Annual Pumpkin Chunkin’ Contest
Watch local teams project 3- to 5-pound pumpkins to a target 100-feet away using a catapult they designed and built!
When: Saturday, Oct. 6 at 10:30 a.m.
Where: 31340 Co Rd 437, Sorrento, FL 32776
Downtown Clermont Art Festival
This festival features local artists, crafters, a kid zone, art stroll, live entertainment, food and more!
When: Saturday, Nov. 3 at 10 a.m. – Sunday, Nov. 4 until 4:00 p.m.
Where: Historic Downtown Clermont
Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards’ BBQ and Blues Festival
Lakeridge has invited five of the nation’s top BBQ Rib Competitors to compete for the “Rib Champion” title!
When: Friday, Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. – Sunday, Oct. 14 until 5 p.m.
Where: 19239 US-27, Clermont, FL 34715
Craft Beer, Wine & Food Festival
Sample over 25 different Craft Beers, wines from around the world, and a variety of food in Historic Downtown Leesburg!
When: Friday, Nov. 16 at 6 p.m.
Where: 201 E Dixie Ave, Leesburg, FL 34748
Lady of the Lakes Renaissance Faire
Enter a world of enchanting performers, artisans, and culinary wonders that create a glimpse of marketplace celebrations in the 16th century!
When: Friday, Nov. 2 at 10 a.m. – Sunday, Nov, 4 until 5 p.m. & Saturday, Nov. 10 at 10 a.m. – Sunday, Nov. 11 until 5 p.m.
Where: 12835 County Landfill Rd, Tavares, FL 32778