Fall Harvest Festival

Date(s) - Sat 3 Oct - Sun 4 Oct
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Idaho Botanical Garden

Celebrate autumn at the Fall Harvest Festival on Saturday, October 3 and Sunday, October 4 from Noon – 6:00pm at the Idaho Botanical Garden.  The family-friendly event celebrates the changing season with live music, wagon rides, the Scarecrow Stroll, and kids’ activities.  Guests can shop in the artesian market which features a variety of art from local artisans, or purchase decorative pumpkins and gourds grown in the Garden for home decorations and displays.

The Garden will be closed for general admission before and after the event times. We are sorry for any inconvenience.

Event Admission
Adults: $7
Youth (ages 5-12): $5
Children (4 and younger): Free
Garden Members: $5

Purchasing Tickets

Day of Event:
Tickets are always available at the admission kiosks at the main gate.

Online ticket purchasing will only be available until 3 p.m. Friday, October 2. Members must sign-in or register to receive the member rate. The discount will show up at checkout. Call the Garden Box Office at (208) 343-8649 if you have trouble purchasing. Tickets will not be mailed, but you can choose the e-ticket option or will-call option. E-tickets are e-mailed in a separate e-mail following the confirmation. Will-call tickets will be available at will-call, open during Garden hours and all day of the event.

Purchase Tickets

By Phone:
Advanced tickets can be purchased by calling with Idaho Botanical Garden Box Office at (208) 343-8649. Tickets may be picked up at the will-call, open during Garden hours and all day of the event

In Person:
Event tickets may be purchased in advance in the Idaho Botanical Garden Box Office. The Garden Box Office is open from 9 am – 4 pm daily.

Stage Schedule:

Saturday: Soul Patch and Hokum Hi-Flyers

Sunday: Guess When Band and TBD

Food & Drink:

Amped Coffee, Big Al’s Burgerlicious, RiceWorks, WillowCreek Grill, Kona Ice of Boise, Calle 75 Street Tacos

Indian Creek Winery, Snake River Winery, Coiled Wines, Split Rail Winery

Highlands Hollow, Payette Brewing, Slanted Rock Brewing Co., and more creating specialty brews with Garden ingredients

Activity Details:

  • In the upper Vegetable Garden, guests can wander through the pumpkin patch and pick one to paint and take home.
  • Other children’s activities include wagon rides, mini-straw maze, and face painting.  Families may bring their cameras and capture the perfect photo beside the artfully arranged pumpkin, haystack and corn husk backdrop.

 2015 Fall Harvest Festival Sponsors

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Trade agreement sponsors