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It’s Always Festival Season at Knott’s Berry Farm

Knott's Scary Farm
Knott's Scary Farm

Regardless of the time of year, Knott’s Berry Farm is always going above and beyond to provide new experiences to its guests. We’ve rounded up all of the special events the park hosts throughout the year, so you can plan your next vacation accordingly.

Knott’s Merry Farm (Winter)

A place to make holiday memories with the entire family, the Knott’s Merry Farm invites guests to celebrate with live entertainment, a Christmas Crafts Fair, lavish holiday decorations and of course, Santa. No visit to Knott’s Merry Farm would be complete without catching a performance of the sensational ice show, or the nightly festive Christmas tree lighting ceremony.

PEANUTS Celebration (Winter)

Uniquely dedicated to celebrating the beloved PEANUTS characters, guests can join Snoopy, Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy and the rest of the PEANUTS Gang. The park will be adorned with PEANUTS inspired décor, new character experiences, comic strip inspired photo opportunities, deliciously themed-treats and new whimsical shows.

Boysenberry Festival (Spring)

First created by Walter Knott in the 1920’s, the boysenberry gained its popularity at this fruit stand in Buena Park. The Knott’s Boysenberry Festival is an annual food-inspired event that celebrates the park’s historic roots by highlighting the little berry that started it all. The jam packed event features live entertainment, interactive experiences, delicious boysenberry creations including barbeque, desserts, and beverages.

Summer Nights (Summer)

The summer adventure continues long after the sun goes down, with a nighttime summer party that will liven up the night. Knott’s Summer Nights offers numerous ways to enjoy the nighttime festivities as live music, food and games take over the Knott’s midway.

Ghost Town Alive! (Summer)

Your favorite town of Calico comes to life with the immersive western adventure, Ghost Town Alive! Guests are invited to become a part of this summer’s action-packed storyline in the streets of Ghost Town. Ghost Town Alive! will offer adventures, roles, characters, and entertainment during summertime at Knott’s.

Knott’s Scary Farm (Fall)

Terror comes to life as the theme park shifts into your worst nightmare, with horrifying monsters and hair-raising scares looming around every turn. Guests have to confront their greatest fears at Knott’s Scary Farm with haunted attractions, including five sinister scare zones, eight mesmerizing mazes, and two seasonal ride overlays to some of your favorite park attractions.

Knott’s Spooky Farm (Fall)

The spooktacular family-friendly, daytime Halloween event, Knott’s Spooky Farm, invites families with little ghouls ages 3-11 to celebrate the delightfully spooky season. Halloween-themed activities include trick-or-treating, original shows, pumpkin decorating and the Calico Carnival Costume Cavalcade.