Haywood Fall Festival 2018

County Fairgrounds Fall Festival Sat, Oct 27, 2018 4pm to 8pm

The Haywood County Fairground will host their annual Fall Festival on Sat, Oct 27, 4 - 8:00 pm featuring a safe and secure family friendly environment for children to enjoy seasonal games and activities at the Fairgrounds. Last year’s Fall Festival using the entire Haywood County Fairgrounds was a big hit for our little ghouls and goblins. The festival is organized for Elementary aged Children in mind (ages 7 to 12).

The Costume Contest will be at 6 pm with prizes for all; gift bags for winners in 4 divisions and the Best in Show will receive $20. Activities throughout the evening include Cupcake Walks, Kids Bingo, games, straw bale maze (sponsored by Ace Hardware of Maggie Valley), Haunted Hay Ride organized by the Ole Smokies Antique Tractor Club. (Depending on Weather), Guest Appearances by T-Rex and Friends, Food Trucks with Food, Candy, and Drinks for sale.

Admission is $5/car or 5 packages of a non-perishable food items. The Charity Food Focus this year is the Haywood County Backpack Program in partnership with the Ole Smoky Antique Tractor Club for Haywood County Schools. The Backpack program provides filled backpacks for needy kids to take home over the weekend with nutritious foods they can fix themselves. Suggested items are: Breakfast foods (oatmeal packets, granola bars, individual cereal boxes), canned/boxed goods (soup, pop-top cans of ravioli, tuna), snacks (peanut butter crackers,cheese crackers,fruit cups, pudding) and drinks (juice boxes, Kool-Aid mix). for more information, visit or email