A Pure Michigan Fall Bucket List

Posted in Bucket List
on September 29, 2016

Fall is my absolute favorite time of year.  I try to savor every flavor, every cool breeze, & every falling leaf.  This my Ultimate Fall Bucket List….

1. Go Apple Picking

2. Enjoy a Pumpkin Spice Latte- to read all about my favorite Starbucks delectables click here


3. Tailgate at a Football Game

4. Have a Bonfire & Roast Marshmellows for S’mores

5. Buy a Fall Candle

6. Decorate a Scarecrow at Troy Family Daze Fall Fair in September

7. Bake Pumpkin Bread…or anything and everything pumpkin

8. Do a Fall Craft from Pinterest

9. Enjoy Your Favorite Halloween Candy

10. Go on a {Haunted?!} Hayride

11. Visit the Tillson Street Halloween Display

12. Make Caramel Apples


13. Carve Pumpkins

14. Pull Out the Sweaters, Jeggings, & Uggs- love love love Fall Fashion

15. Meet the Community Firefighters- they open up the fire station in our city to let families explore the fire station, climb in a truck, and spray a fire hose. It’s a good time to review fire safety with your family & thank your local first responders.  Check your local area for Meet the Firefighters Day.

16. Make Homemade Chili & Cornbread & Watch Football Together

17. Get a Fall Manicure

18. Go to a Farm

19. Eat Pumpkin Custard at Erma’s

20. Decorate the House for Fall

21. Cuddle by the Fireplace


22. Make a Jack ‘O Lantern for the Stonewall Pumpkin Festival at VanHoosen Farms

23. Buy LUSH bath bombs & enjoy a fall themed bubble bath

24. Wear Riding Boots

25. Ride a Coaster at Halloweekends at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio

26. Have a Fun Fall Day with the Kids- Make Creepy Pizza Cookies, Make Mummy Hot Dogs, Decorate Pumpkins, & Watch Movies

27. Go on a Fall Road Trip

28. Watch the TV Show Premieres

29. Buy Colorful Mums for the Porch

30. Eat Fondue at the Melting Pot

31. Enjoy Donuts & Cider at Yates Cider Mill


32. Jump in the Leaves

33. Get Lost in a Corn Maze

34. Go to a Red Wings Hockey Game– revel at the beginning of hockey season…when I lose my hubby for a few months every year ?

35. Create a Halloween Costume

36. Pick Out the Perfect Pumpkin in a Pumpkin Patch

37. Make Apple Crisp

38. Watch a Scary Movie

39. Go Trick R Treating at Zoo Boo


40. Eat Beer Cheese Soup at Rochester Mills

41. Do the Color Run Night Glow In The Dark 5K- read my Color Run Tips & Tricks here

42. Watch ABC Family’s Halloween Marathon

43. Collect Some Beautiful Leaves on a    Nature Walk

44. Eat Some Pumpkin Cheesecake at the Cheesecake Factory

45. Go Trick R Treat in the Neighborhood

46. Make a New Fall Comfort Food Recipe

47.  Play Zombie Paintball at Blakes Orchard

48. Host Thanksgiving Dinner

49. Finish Christmas Shopping- yes…you read that right!! ?

50. Order a New Erin Condren Life Planner for the Next Year…for a $10 off coupon click here


There you have it!  50 Fall Bucket List Activities for you to “tackle” this year! (No football pun intended! ?)  Are you pumped?!  Me too!

What are your favorite fall traditions?  Share with us below!  Happy fall y’all!

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  • Reply Molly Engle

    You summed up the necessities of Autumn in Mi perfectly! Love our state!

    December 16, 2016 at 4:41 am
    • Reply Stephanie Wilson

      I do too!! Michigan in the fall…well, there’s nothing quite like it.

      December 16, 2016 at 7:42 am

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