Get ready for the best Fall Festivals in Greater Lafayette! 🍂 From sampling a delicious array of culinary treats at the Feast of the Hunters' Moon to learning about world cultures through music, dance, crafts, displays, and international food at Global Fest, there is something special for everyone. Learn how to polka dance at Germanfest, get in touch with your inner artist at Art on the Wabash, and be spooked at Boo at the Zoo! 🎃 Mark your calendars for the 2023 Fall Festivals and let the fun begin!

Embrace fall at these Greater Lafayette Festivals!

This 👀 fall season, head to Greater Lafayette for these 2023 Fall Events! 🍁

Wabash River Runners Club Farmer's Market 5K Series

Race registration begins at 6PM and race start is 6:30 PM. This is a fun run that does NOT include... Read More

The B-Side, Track 2: Vine Street Syncopators

Let the good times roll with New Orleans-style jazz band, the Vine Street Syncopators, featuring... Read More

Purdue Theatre Presents: El Mito or The Myth of My Pain

El Mito, or The Myth of My Pain By Andrew Rincón Nancy T. Hansen Theatre Michelle, a sci-fi and... Read More

Exploration Acres

Once you arrive you can warm-up with a quick run through the straw bale maze, then visit the 23 acre... Read More

Fun in the Apple Orchard

Come out to our orchard for an afternoon of fun! Go for a hayride, taste different apple varieties,... Read More

Lafayette Roller Derby Home Game

Your local Lafayette Supernovas are back for the 2023 season! Come join us as we face off against... Read More

Purdue Convos Presents: Grandmaster Flash

Who knows what hip-hop would sound like without Grandmaster Flash? A musical pioneer in every sense... Read More

The Long Center Presents: The Beat Goes On: A Cher Tribute

The international touring show, “The Beat Goes On” features American singer/ actress Lisa McClowry's... Read More

Pumpkin Party

Pick a pumpkin in our pumpkin patch and see many kinds of pumpkins grown in the 1920s. Find out... Read More

14th Annual Trail of Scarecrows

Come to Prophetstown State Park to see scarecrows featured along the park's paved accessible trail... Read More

Laughayette Comedy Festival

A new stand-up comedy festival will launch in October. Laughayette Comedy Festival will run Oct.... Read More

The Long Center Presents: Brian Regan

Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country. With the... Read More

Indiana Voices in Song

Children from around the state will gather to share performances by individual ensembles as well as... Read More

Apple Dumplings and a Trolley Ride

Join us for a special evening on The Prairie, complete with a warm, homemade apple dumpling. The... Read More

Thieme & Wagner Present: 5th Annual Puptoberfest

A night dedicated to our special companions, supporting local dog shelters. Beer for the owners, dog... Read More

Tippecanotes Annual Show

We're back! Save the date for this year's Tippecanotes Annual Show! Details and guest performers... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Briscoe

After winning over 6,000 new fans as an opener for Noah Kahan last spring at Elliott Hall of Music,... Read More

Harvest 5K Hustle

The West Lafayette Parks and Recreation Foundation presents its 2nd annual Harvest Hustle 5K! This... Read More

Annual Fall Fest at Wea Creek Orchard

Our annual Fall fest will be held at Wea Creek Orchard on Sunday, October 15. This year will be full... Read More

The B-Side, Track 3: Pedals and Metal

LSO Principals Sharon Weyser (French horn) and Melissa Gallant (Harp) make an unconventional pairing... Read More

Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo 2023 will take place on October 20, 21, and 22 from 3:30 to 7:30 daily. This... Read More

Civic Youth Theatre Presents: Airness (High School Edition)

When Nina enters her first air guitar competition, she thinks winning will be easy. But as she... Read More

Fall Funfest

Throw on your costume and celebrate Fall Funfest weekend on The Farm! We will have fall themed... Read More

The Long Center Presents: LeAnn Rhimes

LeAnn Rimes is an international multi-platinum selling acclaimed singer and ASCAP award-winning... Read More


Featuring a soundtrack that blends symphonic orchestral music with hip-hop, Spider-Man: Into The... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Mean Girls

Direct from Broadway, Mean Girls is the hilarious hit musical from an award-winning creative team,... Read More

Pumpkin Party at Wolf Park

Come out to Wolf Park for our festive fall-time fundraiser! Walk the trail to watch our ambassador... Read More

Purdue Ballroom Classic

Annual ballroom dance competition at Purdue hosted by Purdue Latin & Ballroom Dance Team. Joined... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Humans 2.0 by Circa

A symphony of acrobatics, sound and light–this is Circa, the next-level Australian circus... Read More

Considering Matthew Shepard

Marking 25 years since the tragic death of Matthew Shepard, we join with Purdue University Choir in... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Hasta La Muerte

The pageantry, emotion, and captivating music of the Mexican celebration of Día de Muertos (Day of... Read More

Battle of Tippecanoe Commemoration & Veterans Ceremony

Join the Tippecanoe County Historical Association, in partnership with American Legion Post 11, for... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Kronos Quartet

After an astounding 50 years, multi-GRAMMY Award winner Kronos Quartet shows no signs of slowing... Read More

Purdue Theatre Presents: Faustus: That Damned Woman

Faustus, That Damned Woman By Chris Bush Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre Can a bad deed lead to a... Read More

The Long Center Presents: Rodney Carrington

Rodney Carrington is a multi-talented comedian, actor, singer and writer playing sold-out shows... Read More

McCutcheon Band Booster Holiday Bazaar

Support the Band Program and enjoy a plethora of neat, nifty, and delightful hand crafted items!... Read More

Harrison Band Craft Show

This is an annual fundraising event by Harrison Band Boosters for the Harrison Bands. Featuring... Read More

Friends & Neighbors

Kelly Corcoran leads an evening of music inspired by interpersonal connections between us all,... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Emmet Cohen Trio and Friends

Young jazz piano phenom Emmet Cohen returns to Purdue with chops that compelled The New York Times... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Johnny Cash Official Concert Experience

The music never stops in JOHNNY CASH – The Official Concert Experience. Produced in... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Call of the Wild

Jack London’s classic tale Call of the Wild comes to life on stage. This multi-media adventure mixes... Read More

The Day Before Thanksgiving Market

Come to this special indoor farmers market at the West Lafayette Wellness Center and stock up... Read More

2023 Annual Community Thanksgiving Celebration – Music! Fellowship! Turkey & all the trimmings!

Community Thanksgiving Dinner! Thanksgiving Day from noon to 2 p.m. at Central Presbyterian Church... Read More

Turkey Toss at Wolf Park

It’s A Turkey Toss! Join Wolf Park for the Annual Turkey Toss! It’s Thanksgiving, turkey for... Read More

Turkey Trot 5K

The LUM Turkey Trot 5K Run is open to runners of all ages and abilities and welcomes runners,... Read More

The Long Center Presents: The Silhouettes

Founded in 2009, The Silhouettes® -- first runner-up on America’s Got Talent season 6 in 2011 and... Read More

McAllister Center Presents: Fall Boo Bash

Looking for some fall fun before the winter cold sets in? Come to McAllister for this FREE afternoon... Read More

Boilermaker Crossing

Fans, especially families, looking for fun before home games will want to check out the popular... Read More

Purdue Homecoming Parade

Whether you are joining us as a participant or as a viewer, we hope to see you on the parade route!... Read More

Purdue Homecoming Boilermaker Boulevard

Stadium Mall and Memorial Mall Be sure to visit your favorite college and campus unit tents on... Read More

Lafayette's Big Swing Band Fall Ball

Two hours of music with Lafayette's Big Swing Band for your listening and dancing pleasure! Read More

Alpaca Farm Open House

Join us for a FREE fun-filled family friendly autumn day with the alpacas during our open farm event... Read More


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