Man and woman with glass of rose wine at a fall festival

“Fall” in Love With The Best Door County Festivals

Autumn is an incredible time in Door County. The colorful trees, crunchy leaves, and soaring views of Lake Michigan combine for a uniquely classic fall feel. While there are plenty of ways to celebrate the arrival of fall in Wisconsin, attending the many Door County festivals is one of our top choices. There is a festival for everyone; whether you like car shows or carving pumpkins, we guarantee you’ll find the perfect Door County festival for you!

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The Best Door County Festivals This Autumn

Door County Fall Lighthouse Festival

Celebrate the beautiful fall season by enjoying the Door County Fall Lighthouse Festival. This fundraising event that supports Door County Maritime Museum & Lighthouse Preservation Society, Inc. gives festival-goers the opportunity to visit 11 Door County lighthouses. It also gives guests the opportunity to visit lighthouses that are generally not open to the public like the Chambers Island, Plum Island, and Sherwood Point Lighthouses. The best part? There are tours for all levels of activity and accessibility so everyone can enjoy all this festival has to offer.

AutumnFest Classic Auto Show and Fireworks

Do you have a hot rod you’d love to show off, or just have an appreciation for them? Then this is the event for you! AutumnFest Classic Auto Show in Baileys Harbor is exciting for everyone, even those who don’t know the first things about cars. Arts and crafts, live music, great food, a fireworks display, and more bring people together for the love of classic cars and the coming season. The annual Hot Rod Ride and Hey Hey 5k also take place this weekend.

Egg Harbor Pumpkin Patch Festival

Ring in the start of fall at the Egg Harbor Pumpkin Patch Festival! Live music, caramel apples, and plenty of pumpkins await you at this free festival, just 10 minutes away from The Ashbrooke! Local craft vendors and restaurants give you the perfect taste of fall in Door County.

Sister Bay Fall Fest

This party is known as the “granddaddy” of all Door County festivals! The annual Sister Bay Fall Fest features a classic car show, arts and crafts, a fun parade, and the famous Ping Pong Ball Drop! This event is one of the most anticipated on the entire peninsula, making it a necessary addition to your calendar.

Jack O’ Lantern Days

The Jack O’ Lantern Days Halloween celebration is a spooky, fun event in Door County. Enjoy an adults-only art night at Hands On Art Studio, a trolley ghost tour, an interactive owl demonstration, a costume contest, and so much more!

Make The Ashbrooke Your Escape for a Romantic Fall Getaway

Exploring the excellent variety of Door County festivals is fun, but also very tiring. After a day of experiencing food and entertainment, make your escape to one of our luxurious rooms and suites. Our top-of-the-line amenities and romantic setting make this the perfect place for a couples’ retreat!

Check our availability and don’t forget to request our Door County Vacation Guide to start planning your retreat for two today!

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