Walnut festivals Walnut Festivals in 2022: Where, When and More to Find an Walnut Festival Near You!

Looking for a Walnut festival in October 2022? There is no other listing as complete and current as this list, just updated! Walnut festivals are held through the United States, Canada, Britain, and Australia and much of the world. All the Walnut festivals we can find are listed on this page! If you love apples, look for a festival near you below! And I'm looking for more Walnut festivals! Please write me, if you know of any to add!  I update the dates as soon as the festivals publish their information, but you can always click on the links (usually the name of the festival) to see the current information on the festival's own website. 

Especially this year, due to Coronavirus, be sure to click on the links (the blue, underlined name of the each festival) to confirm this year's dates on the website for each festival. If they don't have a website, call the phone number provided, but ALWAYS CONFIRM THIS YEAR'S DATES AND TIMES BY EITHER VIEWING THEIR WEBSITE OR CALLING.

Click here for the form to add a festival and have detailed information; or click here if you have general information and are not connected with the event!

Walnut Festivals in 2022: Where, When and More to Find an Walnut Festival Near You!

Also see the pecan festivals page and the hazelnut festivals page.

Walnut festivals are few and far between.  We've only found several so far!

United States

Alabama

Alaska

Arkansas

Arizona

California

  • Walnut Creek Walnut Festival -  held the third Thursday after the first Monday in September
    Heather Farm Park, 500 N San Carlos Drive, Walnut Creek, CA 94598. Phone: (925) 935-6766. Email: walnutfestivalassociation@gmail.com. As Walnut Creek has grown, and suburban developments have replaced walnut groves, the Walnut Festival Association has maintained the tradition of producing fundraising events for the benefit of the community. Locations for the event have changed over the years from the center of town to Civic Park and finally, in 1976, to Heather Farm Park, where it is now.

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

Florida

Georgia

Guam

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

  • Walnut Valley Festival - This is a music festival in a town named "Walnut Valley".  But they have no walnuts..
    Winfield, KS

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

  • Black Walnut Festival - usually held in late September
    Stockton City Park, 206-214 Spring St, Stockton, MO. Phone: (417) 730-1110. Email: stocktonlakesertoma@gmail.com. 2022 will be the 61st year in Stockton, the festival, organized by the Stockton Lake Sertoma Club, brings the community together for a 3-day event jam-packed with activities including a carnival, tractor pull, "nut roll" and 2-hour parade.

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

  • Bethania Walnut Festival - on the last Saturday of September
    5393 Ham Horton Lane, Bethania NC,  The Festival opens at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday with closing time set at 4:00 p.m. Join us for a day of food, live music and family fun in the historic Town of Bethania, North Carolina.
    Parking is available at Bethania Moravian Church with free shuttle service from Church to Visitor Center

North Dakota

Ohio

  • Camden Ohio Black Walnut Festival - Held the third weekend in October, Saturday October 15, 2022 and & Sunday, October 16, 2022 from 9:00am - 5:00 pm
    Lafayette & Bloomfield Streets, Camden, OH. Phone: (513) 330-2018. Email: blackwalnutfestival@gmail.com. This long-time festival favorite is one of the best in the entire SW OHIO area with typical 80 to 120 vendors and averaging 8,000-10,000 attendees. Plus Handmade crafts, Antiques, vintage and collectibles, New products and fun novelties, Pumpkins, gourds, flowers and other fall produce, food vendors, parade, Car & Truck show, Baking contest and Auction, Fun Kiddie Tractor Pull, Top notch entertainment all day long - both days, Wood carving Artist, Petting Zoo, Preble Shawnee High and Middle School Art Show and an Art Class for kids, Royalty Contest (Ages 2-13, boys and girls), Fun events for the whole family (face painting, caricature artist, barrel train rides, balloon artist), Historic Camden Walking Tours, Haunted Camden Wagon Tours (are you brave enough to ride?). Oh, and let's not forget the great hand-cranked, homemade ice cream! Lots of fun for everyone and every age!
    Camden Black Walnut Festival Facebook page.
    PARADE: 10:00 a.m. Saturday
    CAR SHOW: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on Saturday
    FOOD - CRAFTS - VENDORS - ENTERTAINMENT - FUN: 9:00 - 5:00 pm -- All day long both days!!!
    KIDDING TRACTOR PULL - 12:00 noon registration 1:00 Pull on Sunday
    BAKING CONTEST & AUCTION - Saturday 11:00 am judging and 3:00 Auction
    SAT. EVENING CONCERT: 6:00 p.m. Saturday
    BEER GARDEN : 1:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. on Saturday and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Sunday.
     (ADDED: February 17, 2022, JBS)

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Vermont

Virginia

Washington

West Virginia

Wisconsin

Wyoming

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Canada

British Columbia

Manitoba

Nova Scotia

Ontario

Britain (England, Scotland and Wales)

Australia

China

Germany

Mexico


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