Ready for fall 2016?
There are lots of pumpkin and fall-themed events happening in New York this October.
You can entertain the little ones with nature-inspired activities, learn about gardening, or enjoy autumn events with a seasonal flair like Harvest Fest at Queens Botanical Garden.
Read more for all of the fun to soak up this fall.
Celebrate Autumn at Queens Botanical Garden
On October 16 and 30, nature stories and a craft activity inspired by the botanical world create a wonderful time for little nature-lovers.
Horticulture Volunteer Days
Thursday, October 6, volunteer at the garden and learn fall skills, like planting bulbs and getting beds ready for winter.
Harvest Fest and Pumpkin Patches in Queens, NY
Sunday, October 16, come to the fall festival that will have everything under the sun: craft and food vendors, a beer tent, live music, a petting zoo, old-fashioned games, and a pumpkin patch at Queens Botanical Garden -- plus a lot more fun for the whole family.
Fall Soil Health
Saturday, October 22, learn all about how to care for your garden soil in the fall in order to prepare it for winter with the Botanical Garden's fall gardening tips. Topics covered will include mulching, soil testing, cover crops, and more.
Halloween at the Garden
Sunday, October 30, come out and celebrate Halloween among the plants and trees. Dress in costume and bring the trick-or-treat bags to collect some goodies. Kids can meet the Garden’s mascot, Flora, see a magic show, and make a seasonal craft. There will even be a Carnivale inspired mask-making workshop with a guest artist.
Come and stay with us at Courtyard New York LaGuardia Airport Hotel and be close to all the autumn events and more like the ones at Queens Botanical Garden.