Funtober Activities To Do In Arizona!

Alex Herman, Sport's Recorder

October is creeping up and what better way to go into this month than enjoy some fun activities? Besides Halloween, there are MANY cool and exciting things for kids, teens, adults, and even elders happening here in Arizona that I guarantee you will be interested in!

Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival:

If you’re looking for the perfect pumpkin and fun fall activities, then come to Marana’s Pumpkin Patch. It’s happening on Saturday, October 5th through Wednesday, October 11th. They will be doing corn mazes, train rides, outdoor jumping pillows, and many more! It’s only $13.00 (+tax) per person to get in, Friday through Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm.

31st Annual Patagonia Fall Festival:

On Oct. 12th at 10 am to 5 pm; and Sun. Oct. 13 at 10 AM to 4 PM., there will be a FREE event to the public that will be presenting music and art, food, and cool historic museum tours. Music will be the main highlight of the event as the Gazebo will be programmed with bands, along with The Arizona Craft Brewers Guide returning this year contributing to the event’s wine and beer garden. The festival helps support other activities with the goal of growing local impact and sustainability to the region. So come out to support and listen to awesome music!

First Annual Sip And Drool:

Introducing the first ever Sip and Drool Wine tasting and adoption event benefiting the Dane Haven Rescue. They will be having enjoyable activities like wine testing, food trucks, vendors, kid activities, live music, raffles, and last but not least…ADOPTABLE Great Danes on-site! It’s a public event, tickets will be available online for $10-15. This event will be happening on Oct. 5th, from 11 Am- 3 pm at the Medella Vina Ranch. Come out for some cool activities and help fund Great Haven as well as educate the public on importance of adoption and their animal rescue.