12 Ideas for Fall Family Fun


There’s a chill in the air. Fireplaces are starting to crackle. Leaves are turning amber — and piling up on your lawn. Ditch the rake for the afternoon and go apple picking. Or choose one of these other fun family activities to celebrate the fall season:

1. Get lost in a corn maze

2. Brave a hayride

3. Visit a pumpkin patch, then make jack-o-lanterns

4. Pack a picnic and tour the fall foliage

5. Play a game of touch football

6. Jump in a pile of leaves

7. Plant bulbs in your garden for next spring

8. Collect pinecones to make a bird feeder, wreath or display them in a glass bowl

9. Bake stuff with apples, pumpkin or squash

10. Make Halloween costumes

11. Go on a nature walk to a new destination

12. Enjoy the pumpkin lattes, scones and muffins at your favorite coffee shop!


Other ideas? Tell us in the comments!