Some of our favorite annual activities happen every fall, right here in Olathe. Whether you are looking for a pumpkin patch, the perfect autumn flavors, or new activities we have plenty to offer. With both activities and events indoors and out, enjoy fall no matter the weather!
Start saving the date(s) for those fall events!
KC Oktoberfest – KC Pumpkin Patch
It’s all fun and games at The Patch. Literally! Join us for our Oktober Fest here at the farm. This limited event grants you an exclusive opportunity to drink beers and play nostalgic games at the Pumpkin Patch! Have fun and be a kid again. The best part? NO KIDS ALLOWED- this is a 21+ event!Admission includes a stroll through our picturesque fields, a logo beer stein filled with 1 beer* & TONS of fall photo ops. *additional beers available for purchase.A limited number of tickets are available for this event, purchase yours today! Event sells out every year. Event is rain or shine- no refunds. Guests 21+ only, please drink responsibly.
September 17 & 18
KC CIDER FEST aka Adult Only day at KC Pumpkin Patch. It’s all fun and games at The Patch. Literally! Join us for our Cider Fest here at the farm. This limited event grants you an exclusive opportunity to sample our famous hard ciders and play nostalgic games at the Pumpkin Patch! Have fun and be a kid again. The best part? NO KIDS ALLOWED- this is a 21+ event!Admission includes a stroll through our picturesque fields, hard cider samples to taste in your keepsake KC Wine Co. glass TONS of fall photo ops.A limited number of tickets are available for this event, purchase yours today! Event sells out every year. Event is rain or shine- no refunds. Guests 21+ only, please drink responsibly.
Fall Cemetery Tours – Olathe Memorial Cemetery
Thursday, September 22, Friday, September 23, & Saturday, September 24. Tour times are: 7 p.m., 7:30 p.m., & 8 p.m.
Ages 5 & up $7/person All participants require a ticket One 60 minute session
Our fall cemetery tours take place at the Olathe Memorial Cemetery and give an opportunity to meet local historical figures to learn more about the story of Olathe. The theme is the Civil War. Tours last approximately one hour and there is a lot of walking. Call 913-971-5111 to purchase tickets over the phone. Each tour is limited to 30 participants. Enjoy the fall weather and pack great walking shoes!
Wednesdays through September 21
Saturdays through October 22
Enjoy the beautiful fall weather while getting some of Kansas City’s best seasonal produce right here in Olathe!
These bright bats are fun for all ages! Paint under the black light and see how they glooooow! Be sure to make a reservation to attend. The studio is BYOB, but they will provide glassware, ice, plates, napkins, silverware, corkscrews, and water.
Chuckwagon Cook- Off/Sorghum Saturday – Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm
October 8, 10am to 4pm
Visit the chuckwagons, enjoy samples at noon, then vote for your favorite! Help with the sorghum harvest and enjoy other living history activities such as cookstove and blacksmith demonstrations. All activities included with regular admission, $9/adults, $7/children ages 5-11, 4 & under are free. Olathe residents receive $2/off admission. No registration required.
Make a reservation for family day! For ages 5 & up (kids and adults both need reservations). The painting for this class will be the Huggable Bat. The perfect fall activity!
Visit Junque Drawer on Saturday, October 15th from 10am to 2pm to visit vendors, enjoy specialty cocktails, snacks, football items, fall candles, decor, and more!
October 15 & 16
Ciderfest will feature Stone Pillar’s own hard ciders paired with apple cider donuts from Louisburg Cider Mill.
Enjoy the Halloween season with this Witchy Gnome! The class will take place from 2-4:30pm, so be sure to make your reservation online! The studio is BYOB, but they will provide glassware, ice, plates, napkins, silverware, corkscrews, and water.
Enjoy this Halloween fun at Stagecoach Park! For updated times and event information visit their website.
October 29, 3pm to 6pm
All Ages $3/person ages 3 & up, before October 29. $4/person ages 3 & up the day of the event.Dress in your Halloween costume and experience 1860s fall living history activities. Admission includes a horse drawn hay ride, games, crafts, and candy stations sponsored by local businesses. Please park at Olathe North High School to catch the free shuttle to the parking lot near Mahaffie’s historic house.
November 10th 10am-8pm, November 11th 10am-6pm, November 12th 10am-6pm, November 13th 1pm-5pm
Join us for a Holiday Open House at Junque Drawer! We have our NEW Holiday House FILLED with Holiday goodies across the street from Junque Drawer (101 W. Cedar!) We will have a specialty cocktail & vendors popped up!
November 25 & 26
On Friday, wobble on down to Junque Drawer for Black Friday! They will be open from 10am to 6pm, serving donuts while supplies last and mimosas. You will receive a FREE gift with purchase & ALL the Holiday Hoopla. Shop Small Business Saturday from 10am to 6pm including pop up vendors, FREE gift with purchase, and so many great gifts and decor to choose from!
Visit the KC Pumpkin Patch for the ultimate fall experience! Enjoy a day full of adventure as you climb, play and slide your way through acres of farm fun! There are attractions for all ages, the whole family will enjoy the fresh air and wide open spaces. Trust us, you’ve never seen a pumpkin patch like this before!
Enjoy the beautiful vineyard and winery from 6:30pm to 10pm every Friday until November! Ages 21+ can sip local wines, hard ciders, or wine slushies while enjoying great bands. For up to date event and band information visit their website.