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Seasonal Fun for All at Fall Fest Saturday

Release Date: September 30, 2019

Media Contact: Monika Kopet
Rochester Downtown Alliance
Direct: (507) 216-9882



Seasonal Fun for All at Fall Fest Saturday

ROCHESTER, Minn.—Free family-friendly fun can be found this weekend at Fall Fest presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., October 5 in Peace Plaza.

Activities and Crafts

  • Fall Fest tote bag craft
  • Giant pumpkin photo opportunities
  • Inflatables
  • Interactive mural
  • Make-and-take art projects
  • Petting zoo
  • Pick a Pumpkin game
  • Pick-your-own pumpkin patch
  • Much more!


  • Café Steam: House made pumpkin spice in espresso-based drinks like lattes or mochas; hot chocolate; local cider
  • Cameo at the Castle: Vegetarian chili, warm apple pie spiked cider, black truffle pomme frites, chicken wings, and canned beers
  • Coldstone Creamery: Honey cornbread and blackberry jam flavored ice cream; Boo Batter ice cream with candy mix-ins; and honey cornbread berry pies
  • Daube’s Bakery: Mini maple longjohns, apple kolache, carrot cake donuts, pumpkin cake donuts, caramel glazed burnt buttercream donuts, apple fritters, and more.

Thanks to these Fall Fest partners for making the event possible: presenting partner Altra Federal Credit Union, premier partner Gwaltney Group of REMAX Results, experience partner Red Barn Learning Farm, and activity partners Olmsted Medical Center and Winona State University, Rochester.

In case of inclement weather, the Fall Fest event rain date is Sunday, October 6.

For event details, visit and follow along on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.


About the Rochester Downtown Alliance
The Rochester Downtown Alliance is a nonprofit corporation comprised of a broad range of people representing property owners, business leaders, the city and others with a direct stake in enhanced business and economic development conditions in the downtown district. We work together to build a vibrant downtown community. We believe a strong core positively impacts the greater city of Rochester. Through a series of special events, activities, and initiatives, we create energy, excitement, and a unique character to Downtown Rochester, Minnesota.