Falling for Local Returns To Dix Park October 15th!

2022 Falling for Local at Dix Park


A family friendly fall festival, that’s free to attend and open to the public!

RL Photo_2022_Falling_for_Local-2044Returning to Dix Park for the 3rd time is the widely popular, Falling for Local fall festival presented in partnership between City of Raleigh Parks, Dix Park Conservancy and Shop Local Raleigh. The one-day event is held annually on the third Saturday in October, making this year’s event on Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 11am-6pm. 

The annual event features local vendors, food trucks, local craft beer, live music, hay rides, inflatables, kids activities, yard games, a pumpkin patch, adoptable pets, demo stage, dance performances, classic cars, touch a truck, photo stations and more! With over 25,000 attending in 2021, the event is sure to have something for everyone and something for all ages. 

Falling for Local pulls together local vendors from the Triangle in an effort to help stimulate our local economy while enjoying the Carolina fall temps. 

“Falling for Local is such a great event that brings together a variety of local vendors, delicious food and celebrates local talent and all that this area has to offer. Our partnership with Dix Park Conservancy and the City of Raleigh Parks has been such a great partnership as we all love bringing another free event to our community that is family friendly and such a great day with lots of memories made for all” said Jennifer Martin, Executive Director Shop Local Raleigh.