September 23, 2022 at 12:24pm

⚠️ Please Note: This article was published in 2022. Visit our Events Calendar to view current upcoming events.

Autumnfest returns to Northbrook for an un-be-leafable day of fall fun at Meadowhill Park, 1479 Maple Ave, on October 8. Drop in for an array of autumn activities and entertainment from 2-5pm.

The free event features a pumpkin patch, pony rides, bonfire with s’mores, apple cider, pumpkin decorating contest, crafts, petting zoo, inflatable games, pumpkin chuckin’, children’s train ride, DJ Entertainment, a performance by Northbrook Theatre Youth Company and Nanny Nikki – Children’s Musical Entertainment. Treats will be available for purchase from Dairy Queen.

“Autumnfest is a fun, free event for kids and their families to enjoy activities together,” said Recreation Division Manager Katie Kotloski. “With performances, contests, games and inflatables everyone is sure to have a great time.”

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor, Northbrook Bank & Trust and Gold Level Sponsors Dairy Queen, Jeremy Lew and Associates, Lou Malnati’s and State Farm – Todd Markman.

For more information about Autumnfest or other Northbrook Park District events, visit or call 847-291-2993.