ParentingNH’s picks for family fun this weekend: Oct. 3-4, 2020
Fall is in the air, and so is the smell of yummy fair food
Fall Farm Fair
Springlook Farm Garden Center is hosting its 2nd annual Fall Farm Fair. Head to the farm for hay rides, pumpkin painting, balloon games, food, craft vendors and music by the George Williams Band.
When: Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Springlook Farm in Derry
Taste of the Fair
The Deerfield Fair had to be cancelled this year, but you don’t have to miss out on your fair food favorites. The Taste of the Fair is a paid, ticketed food-to-go event. Buy your tickets in advance to secure your time slot. You’ll have 45 minutes to visit your food vendors of choice and buy your lunch or dinner. Masks must be worn at all times.
When: Saturday Oct. 3, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Sunday, Oct. 4, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Deerfield Fairgrounds in Deerfield
Oompah in the Park
This free and family friendly event kicks off the arrival of fall. Guests are encouraged to sport Oktoberfest themed attire (prize awarded for best outfit), bring a lawn chair and prepare your dancing feet for a little Polka in the Park if the mood suits you. Performance by Muddy Brook Music’s Wunder Kapelle German Polka Band. Pre-registration required.
When: Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020; 3 to 5 p.m.
Where: The Riverfront in Renaissance Park in Nashua
603 Diesels Fair
Games, fair food and diesel trucks are on the agenda. 603 Diesels is a group of dedicated enthusiasts of trucks and diesels, whose goal is to bring you some of the best Diesel entertainment in New England. Fair games include basketball challenge, water fun game, BB gun games and more. Also, enjoy barbecue, fried dough, cotton candy, caramel apples, soup in a bread bowl and more. Be sure to wear your mask and practice social distancing
When: Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020; noon to 5 p.m.
Where: New England Dragway & Motorsports Park in Epping