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Experience Massanutten Resort’s Fall Festival 

Three ladies in a chairlift full of smiles as they ride through the stunning fall views of the mountains.

Vibrant colors, tasty treats, and exciting activities for everyone.

Experience Massanutten Resort’s Fall Festival and be mesmerized by the beauty of the season. The resort, which is tucked away among Virginia’s Blue Ridge mountains, transforms into a canvas of russet, amber, and gold, offering a serene backdrop for an unforgettable retreat.  

The annual Massanutten Fall Festival is a spectacular celebration featuring live music, local arts, crafts, food & wine vendors, scenic chairlift rides, and serene hikes –all while breathing in the fresh mountain air and embracing the crisp autumn breeze.

Delicious Eats:

From the spicy zest of a Cajun chicken sandwich to hearty breakfast burritos, there’s a dish to satisfy every taste. Special dietary needs? Rest assured there are plenty of gluten-free and vegan choices. Indulge in freshly tossed pizzas, delectable baked pasta, and classic BBQ delights. Savor these culinary offerings and more from food vendors like Base Camp, Your Pie Pizza, K’s Grill, Big Fat Daddy’s, Bayou Kitchen, and Kettle Corn. 

Panoramic View Awaits: 

The chairlift isn’t exclusive to winter; it reawakens in the fall, offering riders a sweeping visa for autumn’s splendor. For just $7, recline and bask in the awe-inspiring mountain landscapes. Rides commence at 11:45 am, with the full ascent to the peak potentially spanning 2-3 hours. To guarantee this enthralling experience, ensure you’re queued up by 3 p.m. 

Various people experiencing Massanutten's fall festival by riding the chairlift to view fall scenic views in them mountains.

Art & Craft Vendors:

Discover unique treasures from talented artists. Featured vendors include Amor Fati Intuitive Arts, Arc Angels Creation, C&T Creations, Deviant Kreations, and many others await your discovery. This is the perfect time to jump-start your holiday shopping list. 

Fun for the kids:

Little adventurers are in for a treat. Explore activities ranging from mini pumpkin painting to fun-filled yard games. These activities provide a day of fun and laughter for everyone. 

Children experiencing Massanutten's fall festival by painting pumpkins.

Sip & Savor:

Prepare your taste buds for a thrilling journey through exquisite flavors. Dive into the exceptional offerings from renowned wineries such as Brix & Columns Vineyards, CrossKeys Vineyards, and Potter’s Craft Cider. Whether you prefer tantalizing tastings, a luscious wine by the glass, or a full bottle to savor, there is something for every palate. And for the beer enthusiasts? A curated selection awaits to elevate your experience. 

Live Music:

Get ready to move and shake! Let Dell Foxx Company’s rhythms take you on a musical journey from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Then gear up for the electrifying energy of The Big City Band, rocking the stage from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Stay in the heart of the action with a special lodging deal you won’t want to miss. Between October 12 and October 16, snatch up a 10 percent discount on any available lodging option. You can also seamlessly add the Fall Festival tickets to your reservation. 

As the sun dips below the horizon and the cool evening air fills with the sound of laughter and music, let the memories made at the Massanutten Fall Festival warm your soul. A mosaic of experiences, flavors, and colors, this festival is more than just an event – it’s a vivid reminder of the beauty of change and the joy of celebrations. So mark your calendars, gather your loved ones, and join in toasting the fall season. 

For more information on pricing and lodging, visit www.massresort.comBe sure to read a previous article, Massanutten Resort Celebrates 50th Ski Season, to learn more about the beautiful resort.

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