…so let’s enjoy it! Take advantage of the cooler weather and the many fall festivities happening around Athens this year! If you’re looking for a place to start,  The Fontaine Center’s PADE Group has put together a no- or low-cost bucket list of autumn activities to try out.


Autumn Bucket List:

  • Bake an apple pie
  • Buy a winter squash
  • Carve a pumpkin
  • Go to a football game
  • Bob for apples (just not with your mouth because…flu)
  • Make chili
  • Visit a pumpkin patch
  • Give thanks
  • Admire the changing colors
  • Go apple-picking
  • Collect pine cones or acorns for decoration
  • Jump in a leaf pile
  • Roast pumpkin seeds
  • Eat s’mores
  • Navigate a corn maze
  • Drink apple cider
  • Wear a hoodie
  • Build a scarecrow
  • Go on a hayride
  • Decorate pumpkins
  • Have a bonfire
  • Go for a hike
  • Drink hot chocolate

What are your favorite ways and places to check off these items around Athens? Share in the comments below!

Created by the Fontaine Center Peers for Alcohol & Other Drug Education