Farmer Fred's Carnivals

Farmer Fred's Harvest Fall Carnival

October 27, 2023 | 5:00pm-8:00pm | San Marcos Activity Center

There’ll be ghoulies and ghosties and long-legged beasties, sodas and popcorn and other sweet eaties, contests and games and all kinds of treaties, in an evening of fun and fall-themed freebies at Farmer Fred’s Harvest Fall Carnival!

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Costume Contest

During the Carnival we will host a costume contest for 5 different categories including: Cutest Costume, Spookiest Costume, Best Group Costume, Best Movie or TV Show Costume, and Best DIY Costume! Pre-Registration is required for participation. 

Sign up today for the annual Farmer Fred's Costume Contest!

Contest Times:

  • 6:00 - Cutest Costume
  • 6:20 - Spookiest Costume
  • 6:40 - Best Group Costume
  • 7:00 - Best Movie/TV Show Costume
  • 7:20 - Best DIY Costume
Fall Carnival 2023
Costume Contest 2023

Volunteer Opportunities

We are always in need of lots of helping hands to make these carnivals a possibility! Run a game booth, help with set up/tear down, or be on our prize patrol! We would love to have you be a part of these beloved community events. 

Sign up online today to be part of Farmer Fred's Fall Carnival 2023!

Farmer Fred's Volunteers Needed

Parking Information

Free event parking is available at the San Marcos Activity Center, San Marcos Public Library, and City Park.

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Farmer Fred's Garden Spring Carnival

The 2023 Spring Carnival was a success! Stay tuned for details about the 2024 Spring Carnival, coming soon!

Ring in the Spring with us at Farmer Fred's Garden Spring Carnival! This FREE event features carnival games, bunny photos, egg hunts, and more. We hope to see you there!  

Check out our Facebook Event page!