Your Bucket List for Fall

An autumn bucket list to help you enjoy the best of the season

A bucket list is a list of things that one wants to do before dying ("kicking the bucket"). You can fill yours with goals and dreams to achieve and fears or obstacles you want to tackle.

A seasonal bucket list is less grand, so this fall bucket list reminds you to slow down and enjoy the simple pleasures around you. Autumn is a glorious season, especially in the Northeast, so take the time to savor it.



  • Jump into a pile of leaves
  • Eat apple cider donuts
  • Go to a football game
  • Carve a pumpkin
  • Roast and eat pumpkin seeds
  • Visit a haunted house
  • Read ghost stories around a fire or fire pit
  • Make a lot of chili and give the extra to a friend or neighbor that could use a little help
  • Donate food or money to a local foodbank
  • Eat a caramel apple
  • Be thankful
  • Go on a hayride
  • Do some autumn arts and crafts (acorns, leaves, pine cones)
  • Visit a sculpture park (art + fall foliage)
  • Bake or eat a pecan pie
  • Visit a local winery
  • Count your blessings
  • Make s'mores over a campfire or fire pit
  • Go apple picking
  • Make apple butter


Click here to download your free printable of this list.

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