Fall is just around the corner, with cool nights and crisp leaves. I’m getting excited to wear scarves and boots, and eat all things pumpkin!
To make the most of your fall check out these fall family activities that will be fun for the whole family.
50 Fun Fall Activities
1. Pick Apples
Find a friend with an apple tree or a pick your own farm and plan a family apple picking outing.
2. Make a Pie
One of my favorite things about fall is all of the baking. There are so many kinds of pies, what will you make?
3. Take Family Photos
I love fall family photos! The brightly colored leaves make a great backdrop and I love that boots and scarves can be worn.
4. Play in the leaves
Fall is the perfect season for toddlers and young children. Playing in the crunchy leaves can provide hours of fun for the whole family. I don’t think I will ever be too old to enjoy crunching leaves.
5.Drink Hot Chocolate
There are so many different flavors of hot chocolate, I just might have to create a hot chocolate bucket list.
6. Go to a Pumpkin Patch
Visiting a pumpkin patch is so much more fun than getting your pumpkins at a grocery store. Many pumpkin patches also have other fall activities.
7. Watch a Football Game
Watch a football game or at least enjoy some game day treats!
8. Make Apple Cider
9. Go Hiking
Get out and enjoy hiking through some beautiful fall colors.
10. Do a Fall Craft
11.Visit a Corn Maze
There are a lot of family friendly Corn Mazes, as well as haunted corn mazes for more adventurous members of the family.
12. Attend a Festival
Search for local festivals, in Maryland there are a lot of Seafood Festivals.
13. Read a book
Checkout some of our favorite fall books.
14. Carve Pumpkins
I love carving pumpkins! A couple of years ago, we used carved pumpkins to announce our pregnancy.
15. Go on a hayride
Many pick your own farms have hayrides, some places even have haunted hayrides.
16. Make Pumpkin Bread
17. Roast Pumpkin Seeds
What’s your favorite flavor of pumpkin seeds? We usually just do salt, maybe this year we will get creative.
18.Take a Drive
Drive around and look at the beautiful fall colors.
19. Have Dinner in a Pumpkin
Dinner in a pumpkin is a fun holiday tradition to start. I think this recipe looks really good.
20. Go on a Fall Scavenger Hunt
I think this fall senses scavenger hunt looks like it would be a lot of fun.
21. Decorate for Halloween
Our decorations usually consist of carved pumpkins and fall leaves.
22. Make Potpourri
23. Share What Your Thankful For
24. Make a Wreath
25. Enjoy Thanksgiving with Family and Friends
26. Eat a Fall Breakfast
These pumpkin waffles would make a really yummy fall breakfast.
27. Dress up for Halloween
If you really want to get into Halloween try making a DIY costume.
28. Try Making a New Treat
29. Go to a Haunted House
30. Have a Family Movie Night
“It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown” is a fun Halloween movie for the whole family.
31. Make Candied Nuts
32. Go on a Weekend Getaway
33. Shop on Black Friday
34. Enjoy a Pumpkin Spice Steamer
A lot of bakery type restaurants have flavored steamers or if you would like try this recipe.
35. Make Pumpkin Cookies
I love the easy cake mix pumpkin cookies.
36. Attend Oktoberfest
37. Play Football
38. Eat Soup in a Bread Bowel
My Favorite soup to eat in a bread bowel is homemade chicken noodle. What is your favorite soup?
39. Visit a Petting Zoo
40. Make Caramel Popcorn
41. Build a Scarecrow
42. Listen to the Rain
42. Snuggle up with a soft blanket
Our favorite blankets to cuddle up under are big king sized fleece blankets. They are so soft and a great size if you want to share with someone.
43. Play Pumpkin Twister
This pumpkin twister game looks like fun for the little ones.
44. Fly Kites
45. Visit a Museum
46. Play at the Park
47. ‘Boo’ Neighbors
Bake a treat and attach this adorable printable, then leave it for your neighbors to enjoy.
48. Make Leaf Rubbings
49. Join a Library Reading Program
50. Have a Picnic
Enjoy a picnic in the cooler weather before it gets too cold.
Here is a link for a free printable 50 Fun Fall Activities.