Fall in Yakima, WA, is one of the most enchanting times of the year. Each season in our area offers something unique. However, this time of year in Yakima Valley perfectly blends beautiful weather, breathtaking sights, and a wide variety of seasonal events and festivals. Whether you just want to retreat to the Central Washington area to relax as watch the leaves change color or want to experience all of the fun that happens in and around downtown Yakima, a stay with Birchfield Manor situates you near whatever is it that you desire. We want to help you plan your fall visit to Yakima, WA. Browse the ideas below, then request a copy of our complimentary Vacation Guide to help fill in the rest of your trip’s details!
3 Items to Add to Your Fall in Yakima, WA, Itinerary
1. Attend the Fresh Hop Ale Festival
Did you know that Yakima Valley produces more than 75 percent of our nation’s hops annually? That’s a lot of hops. Lots of hops mean lots of beer, which, in turn, means a ton of local breweries in Yakima, WA.
Each year, various breweries from around the area come together to participate in the Fresh Hop Ale Festival. This festival features live music, food vendors, and vendors from local breweries as well as wineries. Home brewmasters are even welcome to register their homebrews! Proceeds from this event go toward sustaining the Yakima, WA, community.
2. Stop by the Central Washington State Fair
Fall in Yakima, WA, is a time for locals and visitors alike to participate in family-friendly fun! The Central Washington State Fair brings live music, motorsports, local food and drink vendors, carnival rides, and even cattle to Yakima! This week-long exhibition entertains everyone’s interests. This event, held annually at the end of September, is the perfect way to celebrate fall in Yakima with the family and friends!
3. Visit U-Pick Farms for Seasonal Produce & Pumpkin Patch
There’s not more idyllic fall scene than a pumpkin patch. Since most of us were children, we’ve gone to a pumpkin patch to pluck only the finest autumn gold from the vine. Continue the tradition at u-pick farms in Yakima! Fall in Yakima, WA, is the most popular time of year for these farms as they’re brimming with crisp, juicy apples and a unique variety of pumpkins, gourds, and more.
During October, the Pumpkin Festival at Bill’s Berry Farm is not to be missed! Here, you can squeeze your own apple cider, take a train ride through the farm, sink your teeth into hot, sweet donuts, and, of course, pick your own perfect pumpkin.
Experience Fall in Yakima, WA, for Yourself
If these events during the fall in Yakima, WA, sound enticing to you? Stay with us to be near all of the action! Not only will you be close to all of the exciting items on your itinerary, but you’ll also have the chance to take in the serenity of autumn on our property.
Enjoy the sights of the greenery as it turns to gold with a warm cup of coffee and a cozy sweater from the corner bench window seat in our Anne Room. This room offers the most natural light od any of our Yakima, WA, accommodations as well as a king-size bed, private bath, double whirlpool tub, and more. Browse all of our accommodations and cozy up in your favorite this fall!