Dog-Friendly Fall Activities

There are lots of upcoming fall activities around the Lehigh Valley that you can enjoy with your dog!  Just make sure they are well-behaved and you are prepared to clean up after them.

Jim Thorpe Fall Foliage Festival 2018

When:  The first 3 weekends of October (6 & 7, 13 & 14, 20 & 21) from 10am-6pm

Well-behaved dogs are allowed on the train rides from Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway!  They are also allowed in many of the shops.  The other activities are held outside right near the train station.

Things to do & see:

  • Music
  • Train ride: See the beautiful fall foliage with your dog!
  • Food vendors
  • Shops & boutiques
  • Ghost walk through town
  • Museums (Old Jail, Asa Packer Mansion)
  • Horse and carriage rides
Hayride at Bear Rock Junction Mini Golf

Bear Rock Junction Mini Golf

They are open Saturdays and Sundays from 12-9pm

Not only do they have mini golf and go carts, your dog can go on the hayride and train ride with you! 

Fall Fun Activities: hayride, corn maze, train ride


When: 10/13/18 from 11am-3pm

Where: The Upper Macungie Park (Route 100 Park)

There you can find vendors, demos by dog trainers, Pet Parade and Costume Contest.


10th Annual Barktoberfest

When: 10/6/18 from 11am-3pm

Where: Macungie Memorial Park

This event will feature pet blessings, rescue organizations, pet-relevant vendors.