Scrap Metal – 34th Army Band

Formed in 2012, Scrap Metal is one of many ensembles that comprise the Iowa National Guard’s 34th Army Band, and is a prime example of the changing nature of today’s military bands. Scrap Metal is a modern New Orleans style Brass Band that plays a large variety of music, from current pop tunes, to 80s and 90s rock, blues, funk,… Read more →

Photos by John Holtorf Photography

  Our neighborhood photographer, John Holtorf, took some awesome shots at this year’s festival!  Click on the image above to see the rest of the gallery! Thanks to John for letting us share!! Read more →

Dog Parade

Beaverdale Fall Festival is pleased to announce the BFF Dog Parade! Do you think that your dog has exceptionally good looks? Here’s your chance to show off your pooch! There will be two new judged categories this year. Judging will take place in the parking lot between 9am and 9:30am: 1. BEST IN SHOW 2. CELEBRITY LOOK-ALIKE The winner of each… Read more →


Join the fun at the BFF Carnival, located in the parking area on the north side of Christopher’s Restaurant. Lots of rides and games for kids of all ages! Friday September 15, 2017 5-11pm Saturday September 16, 2017 10am-11pm Read more →

Car Night sponsored by Green Family Flooring

Join us for the Annual Beaverdale Fall Festival Car Night on Friday night of the festival. Bring your Classic, Muscle or Unique car. Free Admission. Gate opens at 6:00. Enjoy free parking on Beaver Avenue inside the festival. Live music, Rides, Great food and more! Enter from Hickman Avenue- turn north on Beaver to the south barricade. (NO EARLY BIRDS,… Read more →

Horse Rides

Saddle up for fun at the BFF horse rides, located in the parking area at the corner of Beaver and Sheridan Avenues. Each horse and rider are led by a wrangler from Wildwood Hills Ranch, an organization devoted to supporting children and youth at risk. Ticket to ride – $5 Beaverdale Fall Festival Horse Rides Saturday September 16, 2017 1-5pm Read more →

Kids Zone

Stop by the Kid Zone for FREE games! Party with Princesses and Superheroes! Prizes, candy and performances! Saturday September 16, 2017 2-5pm Beaver Avenue in front of Beaverdale Books. Read more →

Talent Show Sponsored by Uptempo Music

Can you sing a song? Tell a joke? Play a tune? Share it with the world at the Beaverdale Fall Festival Talent Show! Saturday Sept 15th…. 5:00 – ? Take center stage at the corner of Beaver and Urbandale. Our judges will determine the winner.  Prize package includes: $250 gift certificate and a guitar valued at $250, both from our sponsor… Read more →

Arts and Crafts Market

Here’s a section of the Festival Market that operates on Saturday only from 9am- 7pm. It is full of unique, mostly hand made items. These items are made with lots and lots of love and there’s something for everybody. Stop by on Saturday and check it out! If you are interested in selling your hand made items, check out the… Read more →