Photo Credit: www.southernliving.com2. Apple Picking. If you are an apple lover, apple picking is the ideal activity for some weekend fun. Once you have your apples, it is time to start cooking. A popular apple picking spot is Grandad’s Apples n’ Such in Hendersonville, NC. Grandad’s has a variety of activities to do with the family in addition to apple picking. They offer hay rides, pumpkin patches, corn mazes, and an awesome bakery for you to indulge in. Good Housekeeping complied a list of tasty and easy apple recipes that are perfect for a Fall meal or treat.
Photo Credit: www.tripadvisor.com3. Decorate for the Season. Getting your pumpkin for the season is just the start to creating cozy Fall decor. Decorating for the upcoming Fall holidays including Halloween and Thanksgiving is a great way to have the entire family work together to help around the house. Key pieces that are staples for Fall decor are pumpkins, mums, candles, leaves, a cornucopia, and so many others. Shutterfly has listed 95 cozy ways to decorate for Fall. If the kids are wanting to go for some spooky decor, they are in luck! Head over to your local Michael’s or craft store and check out the awesome sales and Halloween decor!
Photo Credit: www.goodhousekeeping.com4. Corn Maze. An awesome activity if you want to be up and on your feet is to visit your local corn maze. A corn maze is not only fun and challenging, but a great workout as you could be walking for a long period of time. With the beautiful weather during Fall season, enjoying a walk is a great excuse. A popular maze to visit this October is Ken’s Korny Maze located in Garner NC. Ken’s is North Carolina’s first and longest running corn maze and offers a 6 acre maze. You and the family are guaranteed a great fall experience as Ken’s offers a series of other fun activities along with their corn maze.
Photo Credit: www.facebook.com/KensKornyCornMaze5. Farmer’s Market. In the mood for some shopping? Your local farmer’s market is the perfect place to get all your fresh produce this Fall. Not only do farmers’ markets offer veggies and fruits, but also flowers, pumpkins, pastries, and so many other goodies you wouldn’t expect. Raleigh’s State Farmer’s Market is open now and has so many awesome items to purchase. The farmer’s market is also super fun to just window shop and soak in the Fall air and beautiful colors of the produce!
Photo Credit: www.pinterest.comFall is full of fun opportunities, so do make the best use of your time! Visiting the pumpkin patch, apple orchard, corn maze, and the farmers market are awesome ways to turn your Saturday or Sunday into a fun weekend. Visiting these places means lasting fun as you leave with goodies and treats that you can use to create new Fall recipes or decorate you home for Fall. So grab your family and make a trip to your favorite Fall location! Don’t forget to post a photo and share it with us on social media @designerzankhna!