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Prince George’s County, Maryland is a place bursting with cultural and historical events and fun community happenings year-round. The season of autumn is no different. There are so many fun activities and events to experience in the area that will get you into the spirit of pumpkin spice and cool breezes! Here are some of the top fall events to attend in the next month that are perfect for everyone, whether you’re looking for a fun haunted experience, or prefer a unique food, wine and beer tasting experience!
1) Un-Wine with Us
Just as the name suggests, this event is the best way to unwind and sit back with a glass of wine in hand. Un-Wine is an engaging afternoon of live music and both beer and wine tastings. You’re not going to want to miss this event, taking place on September 23 from 12-6pm in Cosca Regional Park!
Geared towards families, Riverfest is a free fall extravaganza of hayrides, quality artisans and great food. Entertainment will be provided in the form of live music, spoken word poetry and live theatre performances. Feeling competitive? There will even be a pie-eating contest in the Laurel Museum as well as an apple-carving contest! Don’t miss Riverfest happening on September 24 from 12-5pm at Riverfront Park in Laurel, Maryland!
3) Das Best Oktoberfest
Welcome in the month of October by tasting some quality Oktoberfest brews! Over 150 International domestic and local Maryland beers, domestic wines and Schnapps will be available for tasting at Das Best Oktoberfest! In addition to the wealth of different tasting options, you will receive a complimentary Souvenir Tasting Glass. Expect live music, German and festival food and more. Head to National Harbor Plateau on September 30 from 12-6pm to get into the spirit of the season!
4) Cemetery Arts & Sites Tour
Get into the Halloween spirit and learn something while you do it! The Cemetery Arts & Sites Tour is a guided tour that will teach you all about cemetery art and offers the opportunity to explore local cemeteries with an experienced archeological historian. Lunch is included, and the tour starts at the Marietta House Museum on October 21 at 9am!
5) The Great Jack O’ Lantern Campfire
Who doesn’t love a good old-fashioned campfire once the weather starts getting cooler? Enjoy a warm fire, toasted marshmallows, popcorn and hot cider from 7-8pm on October 21 at Darnall’s Chance House Museum. For more details, call (301) 952-8010!
6) Tales from the Dearly Departed
Looking to do something more on the spooky side? Don’t miss Tales from the Dearly Departed! Hear ghost tales and take a spooky candlelit tour of Montpelier Mansion from 7-9pm on October 21. This is a fun event for those who want a little bit of a haunted experience just in time for Halloween!
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