Five Fun Things to do During the Spookiest Month of the Year


John Sapia

As the leaves change and we say farewell to beach season a new month presents itself. Filled with tons of fun things to do and see. October is one of the best and most eventful months of the year here in New England. In this article I will tell you some of the best things to do in October

Apple picking: Nothing is better on a nice October day then a fresh baked apple pie, and what a better way to do this then to go freshly pick the apples yourself. Living in New England offers tons of great apple orchards to go walk and look for the perfect apples.

Pumpkin picking: Along with apple picking New England has many farms that let you go find that perfect pumpkin to carve just in time for Halloween. Some great places to find both apples and pumpkins around the area are

See the foliage: Allot of us overlook the changing of the leaves because we get to see it every year but what you might not know is people travel from thousands of miles away just to see New England foliage. Take the time to truly look at the leaves and realize how beautiful New England in October is. As Mr. Shaw said “The fall foliage in New England is like a magical kaleidoscope of hopes and dreams”.

Haunted houses/ carnivals: There all over the place. Let yourself wander through the dark and get frightened in the spirit of Halloween and share some laughs as well as some screams with your friends. While you’re there enjoy a nice caramel apple and fun fair food.

HALLOWEEN: It’s the highlight of October, the big finale, Halloween. Get out with friends and go to a costume party, dress up, be someone or something new. For the younger kids go trick or treating. There’s tons of fun things to do on this festive night don’t let it pass you by.

Hopefully this article will help you have a more fun and festive October. This is one of the best months of the years. Don’t be sad that summers at an end and don’t be sad that Christmas isn’t here. Enjoy the present and try some of these great things to do in the great month of October.