Children’s activities will include:

Bouncy houses • Mini Golf • Carnival Games • Craft Tables • Pumpkin Patch

There will also be a vendor section, Oktoberfest and other food vendors and beverages for the adults. Also, don’t forget our related Fall Harvest Plant and Outdoor Decor Sale where you can pick up your pre-ordered fall plants, cornstalks, pumpkins, gourds and bales of hay! 

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St. Joseph School PTA - 450 Franklin Avenue - Garden City, NY 11530     

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Fall Festival

Please join us for the Fifth Annual Fall Festival on September 30th on the grounds of St. Joseph School at the 4th Street entrance. Stop by anytime between 10am and 4pm and bring your whole family for this fun-filled day!


To pre-order plants, download a plant order form or order online.

For more information, please see our flyer, Frequently Asked Questions section below or contact

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is this event for both children and adults?

A: This is a family event. There will be things for every member of your family at the Fall Festival, from toddlers to adults.  

Q: How much are the tickets for the event?

A: There is no charge to enter the event. We will be selling tickets for some of the children’s activities, like the bouncy houses and carnival games. Sales from the vendor section and food and beverages will be sold separately.  

Q: How can I pre-order fall plants and the other plant and outdoor décor items available for sale?

A: Yes! You can purchase all of your items through our Fall Harvest Plant and Outdoor Decor Sale.  

Q: Will there be fall plants, pumpkins and other outdoor décor items available for purchase on the day of the Fall Festival?

A: Yes! We will have a selection of pumpkins and gourds on the day of the event. We will also have a small selection of fall plants and the other outdoor décor items for purchase. However, to ensure you receive the items you want, please consider preordering your selections through the SJS online store.  

Q: What type of activities will there be for children?

A: We will have bouncy houses, a track-less train, craft activities, face painting, carnival games, group games, music and a pumpkin patch, just to name a few!

Q: What type of food will there be?

A: Bring your appetite to the Fall Festival! We will have a selection of Oktoberfest food and beverages, and new this year, kid-friendly foods too that will be provided by Prost and other local restaurants. There will also be a bake sale that will offer goodies and sweets for the whole family.  

Q: Will there be music? 

A: Yes! There will be a DJ in the children’s area. There will also be live adult music in the Oktoberfest section.  

Q: What type of vendors will be attending?

A: There will be a wide variety of vendors at the Fall Festival who will be selling everything from home goods, clothing and apparel, sports items and jewelry.

Q: What form of payments do you accept?

A: For the event tickets, bake sale, and pumpkin patch, checks and cash are preferred, but we also accept Visa or Mastercard. Each shopping vendor will handle their own sales, but most accept cash, check, Visa or Mastercard.