Ready to craft the best fall bucket list for 2021?
Fall is hands down the best season. School may be just beginning but fall gives us so many reasons to be happy.
This fall bucket list will work best for those looking for a fall bucket list with friends or what things you can do in the fall!
This list will include 50 fall bucket list ideas and fun fall activities you can do!
Fall Bucket List 2021 Edition
1. Go to a pumpkin patch
Fall without pumpkins doesn’t seem right. Everyone you go, you should see at least a few pumpkins this time of the year!
2. Go to a hayride
Hayrides should be up and rolling during this time of the year. Check out your local town’s events or news to see if there’s any happening soon!
3. Go to a football game
Since I’m from the South, I can’t imagine fall without fall! Whether it’s going to your university or a professional NFL team, you have to attend at least one football game during the fall!
4. Carve some pumpkins
Again, pumpkins are the stars of fall. Find a mini pumpkin or a normal size pumpkin to crave and show off your creativity.
5. Make caramel apples
Caramel apples and fall go together like Harry Styles and suits. Find a caramel apple kit like this one and make some caramel apples.
6. Have a bonfire
Get a few friends and start a bonfire to sit around.
7. Roast marshmallows
While you’re having your bonfire, make sure to roast some marshmallows, too! Don’t forget to make smores!
8. Plan Halloween costumes with friends
Halloween is one of the most holidays due to the costumes!
9. Attend a local fall festival
One of the best things about fall is the festivals. Attend your local festival to get into the fall feeling.
10. Make pumpkin bread
Pumpkins are going into everything during fall. This one is pumpkin spice perfection!
11. Donate clothing to a local charity
Clean out your closet by donating some clothes to a local charity. Colder days will come and someone out there might not have the money for warm clothing. Help someone out this fall with this fall bucket list idea!
12. Jump in a pile of leaves
Rake some leaves and jump into the leaves for a picturesque fall photoshoot.
13. Bake an apple or pumpkin pie
Baking is one of the best things to put on your fall bucket list.
14. Visit a haunted house
Get your friends together and visit a haunted house!
15. Go horseback riding
Horseback riding is definitely on my fall bucket list in 2021! The weather is perfect for it.
16. Visit a corn maze
Want to have a fun activity to do during the weekend? Find a local corn maze and figure out how to get out.
17. Camp in your backyard
Want to get away for a while? Get a tent like this one and camp out in your own backyard for a night and see the stars.
18. Visit your local zoo
Fall usually means comfortable weather. Spend the day at a local zoo and relax.
19. Update your fall wardrobe
So it’s a new season so it means new clothing!
20. Purchase a bunch of cozy socks
There is nothing more than I love during the fall is going shopping for cozy socks. Here is a nice pair that I absolutely love from Amazon:
21. Go apple picking
Find the best apple for your apple pie recipe or afternoon snack by going apple picking.
22. Go hiking with friends at a scenic location
Need another activity to add to your fall bucket list for friends? Hike at a scenic location when the weather is perfect!
23. Have a fall photoshoot
Autumn time is one of the most photogenic seasons. Make it even more aesthetic by writing cute captions on the photos by using a Fujifilm camera!
24. Go Halloween trick or treating
You’re never too old to go trick or treating. Get with a few friends or find an organization that is doing a trick or treat event and hang out!
25. Have a Disney Channel Halloween marathon
Obviously, Halloweentown should be on your list.
26. Read a book on a rainy day
The best time to have a nice self-care reading day is on a rainy day.
27. Go to Starbucks and get their signature Pumpkin Spice Latte
Starbuck’s Pumpkin Spice Latte will make the news no matter what. It should be one of the top activities on your fall bucket list.
28. Visit a farmer’s market
Find out what’s in season by visiting a farmer’s market!
29. Buy Halloween-themed pajamas.
Get into the fall season by purchasing a pair of Halloween pajamas to wear in October!
30. Watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade
Get up early on Thanksgiving day and watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade!
31. Make a list of what you are grateful for
Having a gratitude list is a great habit to form, but during the fall, you should definitely have one prepared for Thanksgiving.
32. Collect pinecones
This fall activity was one of my favorite when I was a kid and still to do this day!
33. Bake cookies
The grocery store has autumn-themed cookies just for this time of the year! Spend some time baking cookies.
34. Drink apple cider
Find some apple cider to try at your local store!
35. Try Halloween Oreos
Oreos make special Oreos just for this time of year, so you should definitely take advantage of it.
36. Check out the fall-themed air fresheners
This activity is always on my fall bucket list because there is nothing more than I love than standing in the air freshener aisle and seeing (and smelling) the new scents they have.
37. Decorate your apartment or bedroom with a fall theme
Pinterest has tons of fall decorating ideas that you can check out!
38. Make a new soup
Fall time means cooler temperatures which means it is the perfect time to perfect a new soup recipe.
39. Write a letter to a loved one or friend
Spend some time on the weekend to write down some write how much you care about someone.
40. Attend a Friendsgiving dinner party
Gather all your friends and friends of friends for a Friendsgiving dinner party!
41. Roast Pumpkin Seeds
Clearly, pumpkin is the start of this fall bucket list, but seriously try to roast pumpkin seeds as a quick snack this fall.
42. Go thrifting for fall clothes
On a budget? Make sure to visit a local thrift store and get all the best pieces for your fall wardrobe.
43. Collect every color of autumn leaves
Red, yellow, orange, brown, and maybe a green leaf hanging around. Collect them all.
44. Volunteer at a Food Bank or local non-profit
Spend a day or even Thanksgiving Day volunteering at a food bank and give back to your community. You have no idea how much that it’ll help someone.
45. Go on a road trip
Get away and go on a quick road trip. Get yourself a carry-on suitcase and a few friends and book a weekend gateway.
46. Make a fall wreath
If you love crafts, then you get better put this on your autumn bucket list! Pinterest has tons of ideas for you to create a nice fall wreath.
47. Go Black Friday Shopping
I love shopping, so Black Friday is one of my favorite highlights of the fall season. Prepare the day of Thanksgiving (in between naps and eating Turkey) and make a plan for Black Friday. Here are the best Black Friday deals!
48. Vote in your local, state, or national elections
Usually, during the fall, there is almost a local election going on, even outside of the presidential elections. Make sure to vote this fall.
49. Make a blanket
You have no idea how much I love blankets, so making a blanket is going to be on my 2021 fall bucket list without a doubt. I’m planning to create a blanket with all my old college t-shirts this fall!
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This list included 50 fall bucket ideas for 2021
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