Make the most of the season and enjoy all that comes with it—the crisp air, colorful foliage, and apple cider donuts—with this fall bucket list. Grab your friends, family, or loved ones and try one (or all!) of these inspiring ideas and activities this autumn.
All of the best pumpkin farms and patches offer so much more than fresh picks these days. With hay rides, corn mazes, food markets, and more, they're a one-stop shop for autumnal activities.
Pick up a dozen at your local farmer's market or find them at a nearby apple orchard. You can also put your baking skills to the test and make 'em right at home.
Light up your porch or walkway with this jack-o'-lantern, or get creative and dream up your own design.
Forage your backyard, pantry, or craft closet for supplies and use whatever you find to create one of these cute crafts.
Give your garden an autumn makeover by filling planters and flower beds with fall favorites. You simply can’t go wrong with mums!
Enjoy the last few nice nights before winter arrives with a backyard bonfire. Just think of it as another excuse to snack on some s'mores!
Take in the changing leaves and crisp fall air on a relaxing fall foliage train trip. There are several across the country that are perfect for fun day trips and family excursions.
Make game day a real party with yummy eats and snacks.
Get in the spirit of the season by watching a quintessential fall movie. For date night, stream flicks like When Harry Met Sally and for family affairs, watch The Blind Side or one of the many Harry Potter movies.
Take a cue from this rural Colorado farmhouse filled with fall decorating ideas and let your neighbors know how excited you are for the season with a porch covered in festive fall decor.
Autumn is a breath of fresh air—literally.
As trees come alive with fall colors, take a drive down an open country road just to enjoy the beautiful scenery.
Warm up your family and friends by gifting them handmade scarves this year. We won't blame you if you make one (or five) for yourself.
Yes, that means all at once!
Cover your home in cozy candles from a local store with small town charm.
Nothing tastes quite like fall like a slice of freshly baked pumpkin bread. Plus, this paired down, healthy recipe means you can indulge in this seasonal treat whenever you're craving it.
The more challenging the course, the better!
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