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Fall Fun Awaits at Annual Clifton Park Area Festivals & Events

Each year, the Clifton Park area comes alive with fall festivals and events. Whether you're looking for an event with tons of kids activities or you simply want to sample delicious food and beverages, we've rounded up some of the best annual fall events.

Troy on Tap

Date: September 10, 2022

Troy on Tap is an annual craft beer festival that is currently scheduled for Saturday, September 10, 2022. This year's event will feature over 120 releases from some of America's best craft breweries, live music, delicious food, fun games and activities, and great vendors. The festival location is at the corner of Division Street and River Street in Troy.

Clifton Park Farm Fest

Dates: September 17 - 18, 2022

Mark your calendar for a weekend of family-friendly fall fun at the 2022 Clifton Park Farm Fest. This free two-day event involves driving around to many of the working farms in Clifton Park for hayrides, demos, animals, festive music, and more. Activities will also take place at Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library and Historic Grooms Tavern.

Capital Apple & Wine Festival

September 17 - 18, 2022

The Capital Apple & Wine Festival in Altamont offers tons of kids activities, local craft exhibitors, live entertainment, wine samples from area wineries, and more. The 2022 festival will be held at the Altamont Fairgrounds and presented by StarBird Events.

Adirondack Balloon Festival

Dates: September 22 - 25, 2022

Take a trip north of Clifton Park to Queensbury and Glens Falls and experience the magic of the Adirondack Balloon Festival. Highlights of this popular fall festival include more than 30 hot air balloons, tethered rides, and four days of events. Join the fun with the whole family.

Harvest Festival in Halfmoon

Date: September 24, 2022

Celebrate the season in Halfmoon at the community's Harvest Festival! Formerly known as the Halfmoon Fall Festival, Harvest Fest will have live music, vendors, and plenty of outdoor activities to keep the family entertained throughout the day. This year's event will be held at Halfmoon Town Park on Saturday, September 24, from 12pm-4pm.

"The Way We Were" Car Show

Date: October 9, 2022

Plan a trip to Ballston Spa on Sunday, October 9, for the 20th Annual "The Way We Were" Car Show. Stroll along the streets and get a close look at all the cool classic vehicles on display.

Troy ChowderFest

Date: October 9, 2022

man at chowder vendor
Photo Credit: Dave DeCrescente

If you enjoy chowder, soup, and other delicious treats, then the 2022 Troy ChowderFest is the event for you this fall. Participating businesses in downtown Troy will serve out of their storefronts and offer $2 four-ounce samples throughout the afternoon. This is an all-ages event, and there will also be entertainment and craft vendors to check out too.

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