As summer comes to an end and we pack up our bathing suits and floaties, it’s time to bring out the Halloween decor and light some Autumn candles as we head into everyone’s favorite season… Fall!
San Diego may be known for its perfect weather, beautiful beaches, and touristy summer months, however, we have several activities during the Fall that you and your loved ones will enjoy just as much!
Have you ever wanted to pick apples and make cider? Find a pumpkin patch with endless pumpkins and hay bales? Check out some local haunted houses? Watch October baseball in person? So have we and we’re here to provide you with a list to some of San Diego’s best Fall activities for this upcoming season!
Pick Apples in Julian, CA
About one hour from La Mesa, CA, Julian is the perfect little town for all of your Fall activities and beautiful foliage. Known for its historic gold mining, this picturesque town holds their annual Apple Days Festival throughout September, where you can pick apples from beautiful trees, eat some delicious apple pie, and sip on warm apple cider while exploring all that Julian has to offer.
Explore San Diego’s Haunted Attractions
Starting in September, you can stroll through some of San Diego’s best spooky attractions such as haunted houses, hotels, trails, and more. Located in Balboa Park, one of San Diego’s most popular haunted attractions is the mile-long haunted trail which will be sure to give you goosebumps!
Pick the Perfect Pumpkin
While there are several pumpkin patches found throughout San Diego county, Bates Nut Farm might need to be at the top of your list. Come join the fun and grab a wheelbarrow as you walk through hundreds of pumpkins to find the perfect one for you. After finding that perfect Jack-o’-lantern, you can travel through the straw maze, participate in games, attend the petting zoo, or grab a yummy treat at their gift shop and enjoy the picture-perfect pumpkin patch that will be sure to make you smile.
Watch Some October Baseball
When it comes to sports, it’s hard to find something more exciting than October baseball! If the Padres are in town, we highly recommend visiting the incredible Petco Park and checking out the Padres during one of their most exciting seasons! Not into baseball? No problem! Petco Park is full of food, drinks, and activities that will be sure to keep you busy. Click here to check out the San Diego Padres full schedule.
Participate in Kids Free October
Looking for something to do with the kiddos in your life? Look no further as San Diego is bringing fun and deals to the little ones during the month of October. Kids can enjoy free meals at certain restaurants, as well as free admission to some of San Diego’s most popular attractions such as SeaWorld, LEGOLAND, the San Diego Zoo, and much more. For the full list, click here!
Attend La Mesa’s Oktoberfest
Head on over to La Mesa, CA on October 1st-3rd as we celebrate this cities 48th year of Oktoberfest! With endless activities and vendors, you can join in on the fun of live music, delicious food (Bratwursts and Pretzels are a must), and a plethora of German and craft beer options to choose from. For added fun, dress up in your best Munich-inspired outfit and have some fun on the dance floor!
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