Apple festivals Nuts (Almonds, Pecans, Hazelnuts, Chestnuts, etc) Festivals in 2023: Where, When and More to Find an Nuts (Almonds, Pecans, Hazelnuts, Chestnuts, etc) Festival Near You!

Looking for a Nuts (Almonds, Pecans, Hazelnuts, Chestnuts, etc) festival in October 2023? There is no other listing as complete and current as this list, just updated! Nuts (Almonds, Pecans, Hazelnuts, Chestnuts, etc) festivals are held through the United States, Canada, Britain, and Australia and much of the world. All the Nuts (Almonds, Pecans, Hazelnuts, Chestnuts, etc) 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 Nuts (Almonds, Pecans, Hazelnuts, Chestnuts, etc) 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.

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Nuts (Almonds, Pecans, Hazelnuts, Chestnuts, etc) Festivals in 2023: Where, When and More to Find an Nuts (Almonds, Pecans, Hazelnuts, Chestnuts, etc) Festival Near You!


See these pages for specific nut festivals, otherwise look farther down this page:

See below for Almond festivals, Chestnut festivals, Pistachio festivals and and any other nut festivals we find, like cashews (grown in Brazil), that we can find, that don't fit the nut festival categories above,

Other Nut Pages


United States



  • California Nut Festival - February
    Chico, California. The California Nut Festival is a comprehensive community based festival of everything imaginable that is related to nuts. The Nut Festival started as a gem of an idea in 2005 and grew through the work of over 35 volunteers and 15 businesses and organizations. We view 'em on the trees, eat 'em by the handfuls and study 'em for the benefits. The Festival is four full days of interesting events aimed at every type of audience. We will fill your mind with useful ideas, your mouth with great flavors and your heart with good times.
  • Capay Valley Almond Festival - February
    Five-town almond festival first held in 1915 that showcases the Esparto-Capay Valley region of Northern California. The Esparto County Regional Chamber of Commerce provides visitors with an Almond Trail Map so visitors van take a scenic self-drive tour that includes the towns of Brooks, Capay, Eskparto, Guinda, and Rumsey. Other vents and activities include family festivals and other special events in all of those towns.The 107 year old tradition of celebrating the bountiful almond production in the Capay Valley is returned on February 26th and 27th, 2022 after skipping last year due to COVID. All your favorite activities will return to the Almond Festival!
  • Newberry Springs Pistachio Festival - typically held on the first Saturday in November from 9 am to 4 pm
    Newberry Community Center & Park, 30884 Newberry Road (Just South of Historic Route 66), Newberry Springs, CA 92365. Phone: 760-257-3606. Email: This is a free, family-friendly event with a variety of vendors, food trucks, entertainment, featuring pistachios!
  • Skyline Chestnuts - chestnuts
    22322 Skyline Blvd., La Honda, CA 94020. Phone: 408-202-9557. Email: Open: Skyline Chestnuts opens for the season in mid October and runs until Thanksgiving, depending on seasonal variables; Wednesday to Sunday from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm; Visit our Facebook page for updates Directions: From the north: Take Woodside Road (Hwy 84) west, Turn left (south) on Skyline Blvd (Hwy 35), pass Page Mill and continue for 3 miles; the farm is on the right side of the road. From the south: Take Hwy 9 west, turn right on Skyline Blvd (Hwy 35), and continue north about 5 miles; the farm is on the left side of the road. Skyline Chestnuts is a Gather-Your-Own Orchard. 5-gallon plastic buckets and heavy leather gloves are available for you to use. We recommend that each person have their own bucket, and never try gathering without heavy leather gloves. Close-toed sturdy shoes are highly recommended. Please call ahead for pricing. Payment: We now accept both cash and credit cards. The chestnuts begin to fall in mid-October. The season lasts as long as the chestnuts keep dropping, usually 4-6 weeks. Normally, the crop is at its peak and the chestnuts are easiest to gather around the second weekend of the season. It's best to arrive early in the day. Many chestnuts fall overnight, so they are abundant on the ground in the morning. By late afternoon, the orchard can get hot.(ADDED: October 28, 2013)
  • Walnut Festival - September
    Upper Lake, CA. - That's all I know about this one. Anyone have more information, like their website? If so, please write me!












  • Cadillac Chestnut Harvest Festival - September or October
    Cadillac, MI. About 40 minutes south of Traverse City on the edge of the Huron-Manistee National Forest. This quaint town of about 12,000 people hosts its annual Chestnut Harvest Festival to celebrate this once ubiquitous tree and its role in early American life. The American Chestnut Council is headquartered in Cadillac, one of the Michigan communities where chestnut trees survived the blight that decimated the species in the early 20th century.
    Does anyone have any more informatiopn about this festival?




New Hampshire

New Jersey

New York

North Carolina

  • High Rock Farm Chestnut Roasting Festival - 1st Sunday in November!
    960 High Rock Rd, Gibsonville, NC 27249. Phone: (336) 212-3204. Come to the farm and experience a hay ride through the orchard, bounce castle, historic house tour, vendors, music, wine tasting, food trucks, and of course...chestnuts roasting on an open fire! Rain or shine. Dogs must be on leash. 2022 price is $10 per person. Children under 12 free.Please go to the check in table located near parking to receive your ticket. There will be a raffle at 3pm with several chances to wine gift baskets filled with vendor and High Rock Farm products.




South Carolina

South Dakota





  • Suffolk Peanut Festival - a weekend in October
    Suffolk Executive Airport, 1410 Airport Road, Suffolk, Virginia 23434. Phone: 757-539-6751. Fax: 757-539-6762. Email: Suffolk Peanut Fest offers concerts, amusement rides, contests and competitions, a demolition derby, a truck and tractor pull, motorcycle rally, fireworks and much more. Combine all of these great activities with local and national entertainment and you have a weekend full of good times!


Washington (state)

  • Washington Chestnut Company -
    6160 Everson Goshen Rd, Everson, WA 98247. Phone: (360) 592-3397. Email:
    The Washington Chestnut Company offers chestnuts, walnuts, butternuts, and chestnut based products from its farm in northwest Washington State. The chestnut farm is located about 6 miles northeastof Bellingham, WA on the Everson-Goshen Road.

West Virginia

  • West Virginia Chestnut Festival - October, Sunday, October 9, 2022
    Rowlesburg, WV. Come, taste and enjoy the only Chestnut Festival open to the public in the 16 Appalachian States, in Rowlesburg, WV, the little town on the big bend of the scenic Cheat River! The 7th Annual West Virginia Chestnut Festival will take place rain or shine on Sunday, in October from 10:30 am to 7:30 pm. Also, the Glory of Autumn will be on display in the surrounding hills. Hosted by the Rowlesburg Revitalization Committee (RRC), Rowlesburg Tourism Commission, and Town of Rowlesburg



British Columbia


Nova Scotia


Britain (England, Scotland and Wales)




  • Bronte, Italy Pistachio Festival - October
    Bronte is a pretty town along the side of Mount Etna in Sicily, located within the Natural Park of the volcano. It is the capital of pistachios. The annual festival takes place at the beginning of October. The historical town centre is filled with stands where local producers, farmers and artisans show all their pistachio specialties. There are tasting sessions of pistachio-based recipes and live cooking, seminars, live shows and entertainment.Typical foods are pesto, sweet cream, pistachio ice cream, biscuits, pistachio-flavoured chocolate from Modica and cold cuts.