The fall weather is meant to be enjoyed outdoors and we have just the spots. Howard County offers so many events, activities and ideas to get you feeling festive this year. Check out our recommendations and favorite places to visit this time of year.
Take a hayride to the pumpkin patch to pick you own pumpkin to paint at Sharp’s at Waterford Farm. They are open every weekend through November 3rd 10- 5 PM.
Spend a day at Clark’s Elioak Farm for the hay maze, enchanted forest castle, Halloween costume parades and pumpkin chucking!
Get your taste buds ready for the Hops & Harvest Festival on Oct. 5th from noon to 5 p.m. in Columbia. There will be over 80 artisans, breweries, distilleries and wineries offering unlimited tastings, live entertainment, games and more.
Check out the fifth annual Maple Lawn Autumn Harvest Saturday Oct 12th. This free event includes live music, food and beverages, a Kids’ Zone, and a place to mingle with others in the community.
The Harvest at the Hill Festival at Manor Hill Farm takes place on Oct. 19th, featuring local bands, farm tours & activities, a food truck rally, yard games and farm-fresh brewed beer.
Get your grub on at the Taste of Howard County Sunday October 20, 2019 at Turf Valley. The proceeds from tickets go to a good cause and the event includes food from over 20 restaurants and casino table games.
Have fun and send us your photos – we’d love to share them in our next newsletter!