The fall season is a perfect time for families to explore all kinds of different things to do across the metro area and beyond into greater Minnesota.
Take a morning or an afternoon and spend time together in an apple orchard. The Twin Cities are FULL of orchards to the north, south, east and west. Some are free to enter with a la carte fees for activities that interest you. Others have an entrance fee that includes many of the activities.
Do your kids enjoy carving pumpkins or making pumpkin pie and pumpkin bars made from fresh pumpkin? And what is more iconic than spending a night in a pumpkin patch waiting for the Great Pumpkin?
The Twin Cities is home to many, many corn mazes — if you seek agri-tainment, these are definitely for you. Check out the different options your family can enjoy together.
Because we live in one of the most beautiful settings for fall fun, it seems only fair that we have a plethora of fall festivals. I remember when I was a kid we enjoyed our weekends in the fall going to an annual fall festival in Sisseton, SD. But you don’t need to go that far to find a fantastic festival; we have plenty right here in the Twin Cities.
Exploring the world around us in the fall is beautiful. Check out these Fall Color Tours we collected.
And finally, we’re getting excited about all the fun that comes with Halloween events! Browse all kinds of completely family-friendly, not-so-spooky activities going on throughout the month of October.