With autumn around the corner, it’s time to think about the things you can do to have the most festive fall season. After all, there’s nothing quite like the festivities you can enjoy during this time of year.
For those who love pumpkin spice to those who can’t get enough of horror flicks and scary fun, the autumn months are a great time to enjoy unique activities that you wouldn’t typically get to do throughout the year. Take a look at our favorite ways to enjoy this festive season:
Go to a pumpkin picking festival
If you have kids, or not, going to a pumpkin picking festival can be a fun experience, as you head to pick out the perfect pumpkins for your Jack-o-Lanterns. Most festivals have great activities to enjoy, whether you’re a family with children or a group of girlfriends enjoying some fall fun.
It’s a fabulous opportunity to take seasonal photos with a professional photographer, as well as a way for you to find the perfect pumpkins for your holiday goodies and Halloween décor. Make a visit to a pumpkin festival a priority this autumn.
Get ready for Halloween
If you’re someone who loves everything about Halloween, this is YOUR season to shine! Whatever time of the year it may be as you read this, it’s never too soon to start planning for your Halloween outfits, whether you’re preparing for your family theme or just your own costume. After all, don’t you want to have the best outfit when it comes to the Halloween costumes at your Halloween house party?
Bake your favorite seasonal goodies
Whether you love baking for friends and family or you want to do something with your family, baking everything from pumpkin-flavored cookies to pumpkin pies, to baking pumpkin bread, there are so many great goodies to enjoy over the holidays in the fall. Remember all those pumpkins you found at the festival? You can’t make a Jack-O-Lantern with all the stuff inside, so save it for your pumpkin-flavored holiday goodies.
Watch scary movies
If you love horror films or scary movies, why not find the best ones to watch through the months of September and October, so you can get your fill during the scariest season of the year?
Whether you want to cuddle up with your honey to see a scary movie you can only watch with someone next to you or you introduce your older children to the kind of Halloween movies made for them, it’s the perfect time to be viewing movies designed to inspire fear.
Decorate your home
Without a doubt, decorating for Halloween is one of the most fun experiences throughout the year. While Christmas and Thanksgiving have beautiful options for décor, Halloween is the holiday where you can get really creative with your decorations.
Whether you are looking to set-up the scariest décor on the block, or you simply want to make it fun for the little ones when they get home from school and see ghosts and pumpkins in the front yard, setting up Halloween décor in your front yard is a great activity to enjoy during the season, along with the planning of your family’s Halloween costumes.
From the colorful trees to the way the weather changes and cools down after a hot summer, there are many reasons to love autumn, but undoubtedly, one of our favorite things about the fall are all the fun things to do.
Whether you love scary movies or “horror houses” or simply love playing in the leaves or picking out pumpkins at a local pumpkin patch, there is no shortage of holiday activities to be enjoyed.