Fall is finally here! With the return of sweater weather and pumpkin spice lattes, you might be tempted to take the easy route by spending the day cuddled up with your boo. However, fall is the perfect time to get out there and try new things; the changing colors of the leaves couldn’t provide a prettier backdrop! Whether you’re looking to win the heart of someone new, or going steady with a partner for years, these fall date ideas are the perfect way to keep the romance alive in this chilly season.
10. Attend a football game
If you or your partner is a football fan, then this is the perfect date idea for you. Even if football might not be your thing, sitting close together along with the constant action of the game will give you two plenty to talk about.
9. Try pumpkin carving
Pumpkins can be used for more than just lattes and pies. Incorporate pumpkin carving into your date night to give you and your crush the opportunity to light up the room with your jack-o-lanterns!
8. Visit a haunted house
Going on a scary date with your boo can get your dopamine rushing, which is a proven way to make strengthen the bond between the two of you. So go ahead and get scared, if you dare.
7. Go to a state fair
Going to a state fair is a perfect summer date, but it works for the fall as well! Try your luck at carnie games, or experiment with crazy food creations while bundled up in a cozy sweater.
6. Check out a Halloween Parade
You might be too old to go trick-or-treating anymore, but that doesn’t mean you can’t invite bae out on a date to a Halloween Parade. Costume contests and spooky floats guarantee a fun and unique night.
5. Go on a hayride
Nothing says fall quite like a hayride. Between the scenic pumpkin patches which these rides usually weave through or the hot cider waiting for you at your destination. a hayride has the makings of a great fall date!
4. Take a woodland drive
The fall foliage is a beautiful sight to behold, especially with a loved one. Try taking a drive through your neighborhood or finding a wooded path to get an unforgettable view of the changing leaves.
3. Visit an apple cider mill
Try tasting apple cider straight from the source by planning a date at an apple cider mill! You can watch how cider is made while sipping samples and browsing the food and kitchenware for sale.
2. Watch a scary movie together
Watching a scary movie together is a quintessential fall date activity. Try looking at your local theatre to see if there are any new thrillers playing, or stay in and browse your movie channels if you’d rather keep things cozy.
1. Go on a haunted tour
As the days get shorter and the weather gets colder, haunted tours become almost magical. Taking you and your boo out on a date to one can let you explore an area you’ve never seen before while getting into the Halloween spirit.
Try any of these ideas to spice up your date nights this fall season.