It may still be close to 100 degrees outside, but according to the calendar, fall is officially here. Vertuccio Farms is celebrating with a host of activities, including farm tours, pedal car races, a giant tube slide and a 10-acre corn maze. A bounce house, playground and a mini hay maze are also on-hand for young children.
DETAILS >> Fall Festival runs Sept. 28 through Nov. 4. Hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. Vertuccio Farms, 4011 S. Power Road, Mesa. $8 a person, children 3 and younger are free. (480) 650-6611 or www.vertucciofarms.com.