Fall is a beautiful time of year in Alpharetta. The leaves are changing colors and the temperature is ideal for spending time outdoors. Plus, there are several activities in the area that are perfect for individuals of all ages. We’ve put together a list of several popular fall activities near Alpharetta that you’ll want to experience this fall season.
Keep in mind that some activities and events may be affected due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit the activity’s website or contact the organizer to learn about all safety precautions and guidelines for that specific activity.
Pumpkin patches are a favorite fall activity for children and adults alike. There are several pumpkin patches in the area and each offers its own set of activities and events throughout the fall season. Here are several pumpkin patches you may wish to visit.
Alpharetta First United Methodist Church
Christ the Shepherd Lutheran Church
Grab your family or closest friends and get lost! Corn mazes are a popular tradition during the fall months and there are several around Alpharetta that you will not want to miss. Be aware that some of these corn mazes may require a short drive to explore.
Stone Mountain Annual Pumpkin Festival
Throughout the month of October, you can participate in the Stone Mountain Park’s Annual Park Festival. This is a family-friendly event with fall activities that will not spook your little one. There are numerous activities throughout the day to keep everyone entertained such as:
- Fall entertainment
- Carved pumpkin displays
- A dino-glow experience
- Pumpkin magic show
- 10 themed areas
The festival is every Friday through Sunday until November 1. The hours are 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and the glow experience is from dusk to 9:00 p.m. You can purchase tickets for your entire family online.
No matter if you are craving some caramel apples, want to bob for apples, or you just love to spend time in an apple orchard, apple picking is a popular and fun activity in the autumn months. There are several orchards in the area that allow you to come and pick your own apples, as well as participate in a variety of activities such as tractor rides, petting zoos, and more. A few local orchards to explore include:
Which fall activities are on your family’s “must-do” list this year?