Your Must Do Fall Bucket List for 2019
Don’t fear that summer is over. Fall is full of endless activities and traditions. Watch the atmosphere transform from blue skies and heat into a beautiful scenery of colorful, falling leaves and crisp air. The Williams Home Team put together our Fall Bucket List to inspire you to have the best fall yet. Read through our must-dos and see how many you can complete this season!
Get into the October spirit by carving pumpkins with loved ones. Go for a scary vibe or even a silly one- the fun is all in the memories you will make. Dedicate the day to the pumpkin patch for a full day adventure or speed over to your nearest supermarket for a quicker trip.
Have A Bonfire
It’s time for chilly nights huddled around the fire. Get your speaker ready and enjoy a relaxing night with friends and family. Also don’t forget the s’mores! Having your favorite company over while listening to your favorite tunes and eating your favorite snacks all around the fire is the perfect way to unwind after a long week.
Go To A Haunted House
This is for all of the brave readers. There is no better way to get into the Halloween spirit than spending your night in a haunted house. Get ready for an exciting night and prepare to be spooked. Check out a few of Maryland’s top haunted houses. Enter if you dare…
- Bennett’s Curse Haunted House -Baltimore, MD
- Field of Screams -Olney, MD
- The Nevermore Haunt -Baltimore, MD
- Legends of the Fog -Aberdeen, MD
Enjoy All The Pumpkin Treats
Fall time means pumpkin flavored everything. Enjoy the treats that you couldn’t in the summer or spring. Indulge in delicious pumpkin bread, pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin muffins, and more! This time comes once a year, so enjoy. Don’t forget about pumpkin pie!
Host a Football Party
Besides pumpkin everything, Fall also means it’s football season. Invite friends over for a football filled Sunday. Pop some munchies in the oven, light fall scented candles, and most importantly put the game on and watch everyone have a great time. Try out a fall sangria. Pinterest will be your best friend for all the fall flavored drinks and cocktails.
Go On A Morning Hike
Breathe in the crisp air of fall on a beautiful morning by going on a hike. Pull out your hiking boots, scarves, and hats! Take your dog, your significant other, or friends. You can even go alone for a morning full of peacefulness and meditation. Bring a hot coffee or hot chocolate to keep yourself warm along the way. You will come home feeling rejuvenated and energized. Some of our favorite hiking places include:
- Sugarloaf Mountain -Dickerson, MD
- Patapsco Valley State Park -Ellicott City, MD
- Cunningham Falls Nature Trail -Thurmont, MD
- Swallow Falls State Park -Oakland, MD
- Calvert Cliffs State Park -Lusby, MD
Go Apple Picking
Apple picking is the best way to fill an empty Saturday. This is the best activity for the entire family. Your kids will have a blast. Don’t forget to bring the camera to capture the moments. Apple picking is also a great date for you and your significant other. Not only do get to experience a fun day with loved ones, but you also get to bring home fresh apples. You can even turn apple picking into apple pie baking! Take a peak at a couple of Maryland’s favorite apple picking locations below:
- Weber’s Cider Mill Farm Inc -Parkville, MD
- Baugher’s Orchards & Farm -Westminster, MD
- Homestead Farm -Poolesville, MD
Have A Movie Night
Get cozy and prepare for a fun night in! Fall screams coziness and relaxation. Put on your oversized sweatshirts and fuzzy socks and pick out your movies for the night. You can get into the Halloween spirit with a scary movie marathon or get into the holiday spirit with a Hallmark movie marathon. The choices are endless. Make sure to have the snacks and fall drinks ready!
Enjoy, Relax, & Have Fun
We hope you enjoy our fall bucket list as much we do. The main thing to remember is to embrace each momement with friends and family and to have fun. Take these activities to have quality time with those around you. Whether you’re baking, relaxing, or going on adventures, make sure that you remembering to be thankful, grateful, and enjoying the fall spirit.