Fall is such a wonderful time on Chincoteague. The weather in early autumn is warm without the humidity of summer, perfect for outdoor fun. There are so many fun local festivals during and you can enjoy the island without the hustle and bustle of the summer months.
Here are a few fun things you can enjoy on a fall getaway to Chincoteague Island.
M&C Vessey Farm
Pick apples, pumpkins, beets and string beans at this family-owned farm during the fall. They also have fall decor and fun activities like pumpkin painting.
The Eastern Shore of Virginia is a great region for birding, especially when migratory birds and making their spring and fall journies. There are lots of great spots for birding close to Chincoteague. Head to Queens Sound Landing or Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge for fun excursions.
October 4-6, 11-13, 18-20, 25-27: Little Island of Horrors
Have some spooktacular fun right here at Chincoteague Island KOA. We'll have chills and thrills like a haunted trail, hayrides, trick or treating, costume contests and site decorating contests.
October 18-19: Fall Pony Round-Up
Pony Penning is undoubtedly better known, but the spring and fall round-up of the wild Chincoteague ponies are an equally good time to see the ponies up close.
October 31: Trick or Treat Main Street
Put on your best costume and trick or treat up and down Chincoteague's historic Main Street. Just look for the orange and black Trick or Treat Main Street signs in the windows of participating businesses.
Still not convinced? Here are a few more great reasons to visit Chincoteague in the fall.
Kids are back in school and the summer crowds have returned home so the beaches are peaceful and there's plenty of room to breath. You can spread out and enjoy the last beach days of the year.
Perfect Camping Weather
Camping and glamping both are much more comfortable when the weather is cooler. So book a fall camping getaway at Chincoteague Island KOA and enjoy autumn fun like campfires, morning coffee sipped outside in the crisp air and Halloween festivities.
That doesn't mean this area has to always be empty. When you start reviewing camping options, your history will display here to help compare sites and find the best stay. You will be able to share your stay information with friends or family and save it for a later time if you have a KOA.com Account.