top of page

Family Friendly Activities to do in October



October is a month packed with family friendly activities, and a perfect one to enjoy outdoors


Here are some of the things you should look to do in your area:

  1. Apple picking

  2. Pumpkin patch

  3. Oktoberfest

  4. Fall foliage in botanical gardens / fall scenery

  5. Outdoor screenings

  6. Corn maze

  7. Camping

  8. Jack-o’-lanterns

  9. Pumpkin painting

  10. Collect pinecones & leaves and create a center piece

  11. Make pumpkin or apple pie

  12. Plant an indoor herb garden

  13. Schedule an outdoor family photo shoot

  14. Visit a farm

  15. Visit an arboretum

  16. Pumpkin-carving & decorating

  17. Make smores

  18. Hayride

  19. Bake apple chips

And if you are in the LA area, here are the specific events I recommend:

Underwoodfarms in Ventura County Tanakafarms in Costa Mesa / Irvine Mrbones in Culver City Descansogardens near Glendale Fornerisfarms in Mission Hills Rileysatlosrios in Oak Glen TapiaBrosFarm in Encino Paspumpkinpatch in Long Beach Mrjackolanternspumpkins in Santa Monica Whittierpumpkinpatch Shawnspumpkinpatch in LA



bottom of page