Now that the weather is getting chillier and the leaves are changing colors to bright yellows, red, and orange, it's time to find those amazing fall events the entire family can enjoy before the low temperatures of winter settle in. 

With Chicago being such a lively and bustling city constantly brimming with events and deeply rooted in their rich history of the arts, culture, and beautiful sights to see around the city - you'll never get tired of what's available here in fall. 

We've put together a list for you to use as reference of where you could start your Chicago fall journey with difference kind of events and beautiful sights. 

Explore A Fall Boat Cruise 

It's not winter yet, which means the Chicago boat cruises are still running in full force! Take advantage of the absolutely breathtaking sights Chicago has to offer and fall in love with all of its surroundings as you get a front row seat to take it all in on these remarkable boat tours. 

You can bring friends and family along and book in advance, the boat cruises are high in demand, and you can even bring your own blanket to get cozy as you take in all of the views. 

The tours are led by experts themselves from the Chicago Architecture Center, which means you'll get the full experience of hearing about all of the one of a kind sky-high buildings and beautiful structures Chicago has to offer from those who know exactly what they're talking about. 

It's Not Fall Without Pumpkins 

Chicago has all of the fall spots you can imagine. Even being a bustling, large city, its surrounding pumpkin patches make for the perfect surprise for the family and kids. 

Consider a full day of fall fun activities at one of these pumpkin patches where you can take part in the fun with anything from carving spooky jack-o-lanterns and leaving them on your doorstep for trick-or-treaters, or even baking a delicious pumpkin pie with some pumpkins the whole family want to bring home.

This is truly the perfect fall activity, as it allows the entire family to be included, and the kids love to pick out the biggest and best pumpkins they can find. Some great patches around the city include Sonny Acres Farm in West Chicago, Bengston's Pumpkin Fest in Homer Glen, and Stade's Farm & Market in McHenry.

Fall Festivals For The Entire Family

Year-round, festivals are one of the best events a city can host to truly showcase its culture and people. This can be anything from arts or theatre festivals, food, music and much more. Even better when it's fall themed! 

The Fall Fest 2022 held in Eugene Field Park is a great way to bring the netire family out for a day of music, food, and activities like festival games and plenty of prizes to be won. 

The Harvest Wine and Cheese Festa highlights all of Eataly's most delicious cuisines, including delicious fall wines and bites from all types of different foods.

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