Door County 2017 Early Fall Events Highlights

Door County 2017 Early Fall Events Highlights

Some of our favorite Door County events of the year await as autumn weekends fill up with festivals celebrating the harvest and another season in the books.

There's nothing like a fall day in Door County. The pace slows and colors pop as peninsula attire shifts from swimsuits to cozy hoodies. Some of our favorite events of the year await as autumn weekends fill up with festivals celebrating the harvest and another season in the books.

Find your favorite and join the fun!

Sister Bay Marina Fest

Sept. 2 - 3

Live entertainment and music at the Sister Bay stage next to the beach, food & drinks, wooden boat show, kid's carnival, water ski show by Waterboard Warriors (Sunday), and fireworks over the bay (Saturday). Free.

Harvest Festival, Car Show, and Street Auction

Sept. 16
Sturgeon Bay
Usher in the spirit of autumn with a bountiful day on Third Avenue. Features include a classic car show, craft show, food booths, in-store specials, children's activities and live entertainment. Preview unique street art and attend the live auction at 5:30pm. 

Baileys Harbor Autumnfest and Classic Auto Show

Sept. 23

Live music, food & drinks, arts & crafts are free at the Classic Auto & Motorcycle Show on Saturday. Hey Hey 5k Run on Saturday morning. The 3rd annual organized motorcycle ride through Door County is on Sunday departing from the Fire Station. Farm Market on Sunday from 9am-1pm.

Pumpkin Patch Festival

Oct. 7 - 9
Egg Harbor
Celebrate the autumn season as colors burst in Door County. Enjoy carnival rides, arts and crafts vendors, silent auction, live music, scarecrow and pumpkin displays, food, refreshments and more during one of the most action-packed weekends of the year on the peninsula. 

Sister Bay Fall Festival

Oct. 13 - 15
Sister Bay
Door County's end-of-season bash! Grab a bite of street food from restaurants up and down Bay Shore Drive, sip on specialty beers and cocktails, and see old friends as live music hits you from all corners. Sister Bay Fall fest features a parade (11am Saturday), live music throughout town, street food, arts and crafts fair, 50/50 raffle, classic auto show and children's activities. 

Jack-O-Lantern Days

Oct. 27-29
Fish Creek
We put the 'eek!' in Fish Creek. It's a hometown Halloween celebration. This family-friendly weekend highlights mask making for kids, pumpkin carving, a haunting Halloween parade, trick-or-treating (2-4pm Saturday), costume parties for both kids and adults and more.