What: The 26th Annual Fall Festival
Why: Wine Tasting, Clam Chowder Contest, Oktoberfest Style Food and Beer, Pumpkin Carving, Cash Raffle, Live Music, and Fireworks by Grucci at Umbrella Beach
Where: Main Street in downtown Montauk, Long Island
When: October 6th-7th, 12-5 p.m.
How to get there: Take a 3hr train ride on the LIRR (from Penn Station) to Montauk Station. Call 631-668-2428 for more information.
The co-founder and editor-at-large at offMetro, Lauren is a sustainable travel specialist and freelance journalist with frequent bylines in National Geographic, Bicycling Magazine and Shape. Follow Lauren’s adventures at @laurenmati.