10 Fun Fall Activities to do in Northeast Ohio

Happy fall! The cooler weather has arrived and it’s time to enjoy this beautiful season we call fall. We’ve rounded up 10 fun fall activities that are sure to entertain you and your family this season.

#1 Go Apple Picking


There is something special about picking your own apples right off the tree. It’s fun to do with your friends and family and makes for great pictures for years to come. You can enjoy Mapleside Farm’s fall festivals and pick apples on their 122-acre fully functioning apple orchard located in Brunswick.


#2 Take a Ride on a Train


That’s right! Ride along on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad and take in the beautiful fall colors that surround you. You can board the basic excursion or try one of their special events like Ales on Rails or Polar Express.


#3 Boo at the Zoo


This scare-free event at both the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and the Akron Zoo is sure to delight the kiddos. Come with the kids dressed up and ready to enjoy Halloween treats.


#4 Enjoy Nature


Visit one of the many Cleveland Metroparks. From golfing on the green, hiking to a waterfall or grabbing dinner, these parks have you covered this season.


#5 Find Local Tresures


If you haven’t been to The Cleveland Flea, you need to go! They have local vendors who offer a variety of products such as vintage apparel, handmade items, and of course, food. You are sure to enjoy scrumptious adult beverages at select locations.


#6 Bake a Fall Dessert


Fall seems to be filled with pumpkin everything! Here is a recipe for some yummy pumpkin crumb cake muffins you can make with loved ones.


#7 Discover University Circle


University Circle offers world-renowned museums, unique restaurants, and gorgeous parks. Learn more about the opportunities and events this marvelous square mile has to offer.


#8 Get Crafty


Fall is the perfect season to fill your home with decorative pieces that exude warmth. Explore 50 Easy Fall Decorating Projects here that you can do yourself!


#9 Rake Leaves (The Fun Way)


You probably jumped in a big pile of raked leaves at some point during your childhood. This year, put the leaf blower down, do some old fashion leaf raking and enjoy the fall colors and smell of crunchy leaves with the kids.


#10 Visit Local Shops and Eateries


Northeast Ohio offers an abundance of fantastic local shops and eateries that are just waiting to be visited this fall! The Young Team members enjoy On the RiseLox, Stock, and Brisket, Patterson Fruit Farm and Popcorn Shop.


All in all, fall is a great time to be with loved ones and explore nature. We hope you’re able to enjoy these fun fall activities and will try them out yourself. Let us know which were your favorite, and how your experience was on our social media channels!