14 June, 2024, 11:47

Unforgettable fall festivals to kick off pumpkin spice season

Outdoor festivals seem to come alive as the long days of summer heat blend into cool fall nights. Whether it’s stepping back in time at a renaissance festival or watching colorful hot air balloons head into the sky, Benchmark Resorts & Hotels welcomes guest to fall into adventure and experience autumn festivals like never before.

Here are three fall-centric festivals you won’t want to miss:

Joust your way through the Texas Renaissance Festival

Step through the gates of the Texas Renaissance Festival and enter an enchanted world filled with kings and queens, knights and nobles and other fanciful delights. The festival is the nation’s largest with 500 costumed actors who perform on 25 stages while over 400 vendors set up shop for festival-goers. Margaritaville Lake Resort guests will enjoy two Sunday admission tickets to the Texas Renaissance Festival along with a Saturday evening guest suite reservation with their fall adventure package.

Leaf the city behind at Park City Wine Festival

Get lost in the wonderful world of wine at the Park City Wine Festival this September. This premier destination event welcomes expert winemakers, culinary greats and thirsty guests to play, wine and dine in beautiful Park City, UT. If wine isn’t your thing, head on over to the Autumn Aloft Hot Air Balloon Festival to watch giant balloons drift into the fall sky. Guests will receive 30% off their fall getaway at YotelPAD Park City with the ‘Leaf the City Behind’ package.

Taste the best of fall at the Autumn Flavor Fest

As the leaves change color and the nights get longer, experience fall flavors galore at The Abbey Resort’s first outdoor Autumn Flavor Fest in October. Then don’t forget to try the Abbey Resort’s exclusive maple bourbon old fashioned made with Driftless Glen single barrel bourbon while you relax by the fire.

Find more fall inspiration on Benchmark Resorts & Hotels’ Fall Adventures deals page.