Fall is *here*, so grab your pumpkin spice lattes and check out our guide to fall events and activities in the Rochester and SE Minnesota! Each of the images below will take you to a guide specific to that topic. Bookmark and come back as we shift from September to October…we anticipate a growing variety of events to choose from!
Here Comes Santa Claus - Downtown Rochester, MN
“Here Comes Santa Claus,” Downtown Rochester’s cherished holiday tradition is happening Friday, November 24th from 4PM to 8PM. The event will start with complimentary hot cocoa, cookies, and trolley rides at Cambria Gallery from 4PM to 6PM. Leading into the rescuing of Santa from the top of Old City Hall and the Tree Lighting Ceremony on the Peace Plaza, where live reindeer (4PM to 7PM on the Peace Plaza) will be available for a true holiday experience. Following the Tree Lighting Ceremony, the event will move inside to Shops at University Square for a meet and greet with Santa.
Fall Festivals and Events
Halloween Events & Trunk or Treats
Apple Orchards, Pumpkin Patches & More
Fall Bucket List Printable
Use our printable to create your own personal fall bucket list! Print out and use the events above to fill in all the things you want to do in this autumn.
Click Below to Download your Fall Bucket List!