100 Ideas for Your Fall Bucket List

Do you make a fall bucket list? We did last year and it was a lot of fun.

Before making ours, I gathered together a massive list of 100 fun fall ideas.

I hope you find some fun fall activities!

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Go on a hike

Bake an apple pie (Simple Bites)

Volunteer together as a family (The Good Long Road)

Bake apple and cheddar quick bread (Everybody Likes Sandwiches)

Make popcorn trees (Happy Hooligans)

Make old-fashioned corn cob dolls (The Magic Onions)

Make mini haunted houses (Kids Activities Blog)

Play flag football

Make your own Halloween costume (Inner Child Fun)

Make apple oatmeal whole wheat muffins (Train Up a Child)

Make some big leaf prints (Meaningful Mama)

Make a Thanksgiving leaf garland (The Artful Parent)

Go to your local high school football game

Make fall leaf crowns (Chasing Fireflies)

Explore a pumpkin (Creative Connections for Kids)

Make coffee filter fall leaves (Play Dr. Mom)

Make pumpkin spice pancakes (Annie’s Eats)

Play with autumnal play dough (The Imagination Tree)

Do some autumn leaf threading (Picklebums)

Laminate leaves and make magnets (Filth Wizardry)

Go on a fall camping trip (Go Explore Nature)

Make leaf people finger puppets (Make and Takes)

Make bird feeders

Go to a pumpkin patch

Make leaf confetti (Grow Creative)

Make applesauce

Bake a pumpkin pie (Very Best Baking)

Make land art with fall leaves (Red Ted Art)

Look for signs of fall (JDaniel4’s Mom)

Make a thankful tree

Go on a fall nature walk (My Merry Messy Life)

Make candy corn sugar cookies (Kathie Cooks)

Make fall nature suncatchers (The Artful Parent)

Make paper bag pumpkins (Mess for Less)

Make hand print turkeys

Play in pumpkin guts (Childhood Beckons)

Visit a corn maze

Put googly eyes on a pumpkin (Play Dr. Mom)

Make button and ribbon pumpkins (Toddler Approved)

Go indoor apple picking (Inner Child Fun)

Make drip-art pumpkins (The Imagination Tree)

Make paper plate turkeys (I {Heart} Crafty Things)

Visit an apple orchard

Make a “ghostly” pizza (My Recipes)

Make owl masks

Make candy apples (Martha Stewart)

Make pine cone bats (Almost Unschoolers)

Play with a fall sensory bucket (A Mom With a Lesson Plan)

Make autumn leaf place mats (Rhythm of the Home)

Play pumpkin bowling (Jeanetics)

Have a family movie night

Make Halloween yarn pumpkins (NurtureStore)

Make pumpkin bread (Martha Stewart)

Play in the leaves (Mama Smiles)

Make Thanksgiving Story Bracelets (Little Wonders’ Days)

Make acorn jewelry (5 Orange Potatoes)

Drink apple cider

Make a fall hand print wreath (Mess for Less)

Do apple stamping

Harvest and dry herbs (Kitchen Counter Chronicles)

Carve a pumpkin

Go on a leaf hunt (Teach Preschool)

Paint a pumpkin

Roast pumpkin seeds

Do some chuckin’ pumpkin painting (Childhood Beckons)

Paint with acorns (NurtureStore)

Do leaf rubbings

Do science with leaves (Learn Play Imagine)

Make caramel apple cheesecake cookies (Confessions of a Cookbook Queen)

Make googly-eye spider masks

Go star gazing

Make acorn nature collages (No Time for Flash Cards)

Create an autumn nature table (The Golden Gleam)

Make leaf print cookies (The Artful Parent)

Go on a backyard scavenger hunt

Make acorn cap candles (Paint Cut Paste)

Preserve autumn leaves with beeswax (Crafting a Green World)

Have fun in a fall-leaf maze (Happy Hooligans)

Make a magazine collage tree (Crafts by Amanda)

Eat apple nachos (Lynn’s Kitchen Adventures)

Decorate your windows for fall (Growing a Jeweled Rose)

Go on a thankfulness walk (Go Explore Nature)

Make your own fall leaf connect-the-dots (My Kids Make)

Have a Halloween party

Play with cinnamon pumpkin spice play dough (Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas)

Play fall “I Spy” (Spell Outloud)

Start a nature notebook (KC Edventures)

Make autumn mobiles (Red Ted Art)

Make Painted Leaves (Small for Big)

Make a nature shadow box (Teach Preschool)

Make a paint stick scarecrow (Crafts by Amanda)

Go on a playground scavenger hunt (KC Edventures)

Make fall leaf lanterns (Imagine Childhood)

Go on a lantern walk (The Golden Gleam)

Make a paper bag football (No Time for Flash Cards)

Make a list of what you are thankful for

Make some bubbling brew (Se7en)

Make pumpkin mummies (Hands On: As We Grow)

Send Halloween Cards

Make a pine cone weather station (Science Sparks)

I hope this list gives you some ideas for your own fall bucket list. What would you include?

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Terri is a writer and mom of two elementary-aged girls. She has a passion for learning and is always looking for ways to make learning fun. You can find her here writing about fun learning activities, art, craft, and family fun ideas.

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