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FallFest logo with pumpkins and a farm in the background

With cooling temperatures and dramatic color-changing foliage, fall is a beautiful time to be in Baltimore County. Whether you're in search of the perfect pumpkin, freshly pressed apple cider, corn mazes, or spooky haunted attractions, there is something for everyone this season.  

Autumn in Baltimore County is also home to many great local events, with everything from concerts to wine tastings available right in your backyard.

An Evening with Molly Ringwald

October 25

Headshot of 1980s teen idol Molly Ringwald.

Get ready for an evocative evening of sultry singing accompanied by velvet jazz rhythms as Molly Ringwald, America’s sweetheart and teen idol from the 1980s, opens the Gordon Center’s season with an enchanting cabaret style performance.

On Saturday, October 25, Ringwald will perform selections from her recent debut CD, “Except Sometimes,” and other favorites, including her rendition of The Breakfast Club classic, “Don’t You (Forget About Me).” Ringwald’s confident vocals backed by an expert jazz trio are a perfect match for the intimacy of the Gordon Center.

22nd Annual Komen Maryland Race for the Cure

October 26

Photo of particpants running and walking during the Komen Race for the Cure.

This year’s race represents the eighth Race for the Cure to be held in Hunt Valley, Baltimore County. County Executive Kevin Kamenetz is the honorary chairman for the race.

Individual support and donations mean health programs are available to women, men, and families throughout Maryland who have been affected by breast cancer. Run, walk, or be a sponsor in the Race for the Cure. Support is lifesaving!

Upcoming Events



Discover Space at BCPL Week 7

Discover Space is a three-part, interactive learning exhibit presented by the Space Science Institute. Discover Space is one exhibit with three sections: Visions of the Universe, Space Rocks: Asteroids and Comets and Planet Families Touch Table.      

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Baby Boomer and Senior Expo

Discover the power of age at Baby Boomer and Senior Expo. The Baltimore County Department of Aging's two-day extravaganza showcases the latest in information, resources, products and services to approximately 11,000 attendees.

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A Dance to the Music of Time, The Evolution of A Garden with Chuck Newhall

The 35 year journey of creating the world-class property, Brightside Gardens in Caves Valley, Owings Mills, has been a labor of love for Chuck Newhall and his family.

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Charlotte's Web Corn Maze at Fresh McKenzie

Visit Wilbur and all his barnyard buddies in our Charlotte's Web Corn Maze.

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Zombie Horde Scavenger Hunt

Our second annual! Try to escape the zombies as you collect items at stations along our trail.

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