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180 + Fall Activities For Kids (Crafts, Bucket Lists, Scavenger Hunts & More)

If you are looking for some fun fall activities for kids this season, look no further! I’ve curated a list of the best crafts, Fall bucket lists and Halloween ideas from my favorite bloggers.

Fall is a great time to get outdoors, do some fun crafts and explore nature. It’s not too hot, not too cold, in fact, the weather is often just right, as Goldilocks would say!

fall activities for kids

These ideas are sure to get you in the mood for Fall!

180+ Fall Activities For Kids


I’ve separated this list into sections to make it easier to find what you want. 

Fall Crafts For Kids

Easy Fall Sensory Bin

This is an easy and cheap way to keep the kids entertained on a rainy fall day. 

fall sensory bin


Pumpkin Spice Playdough Recipe

This homemade playdough recipe is autumn scented and fun to play with. 

pumpkin playdough recipe

Paper Plate Hedgehog Craft from Easy Peasy Fun

Fall crafts for kids - paper plate fall leaf craft

Fall Tree Activity for Toddlers from Spit Ups and Sit Ups

fall crafts for kids - fall leaves fall activities for kids

I love this cute fall hand and footprint craft from That’s What Che Said

fall activities for kids - turkey thimbprint


Find more crafts for fall and some ideas for books to read this season here >>4 Easy Preschool Themes For Fall

Fall Scavenger Hunts

These fall scavenger hunts are a lot of fun and come with free printables that you can give out to the kids.

Fall Scavenger Hunt

I love this fun scavenger hunt from Yellow Bliss Road. Print out a few copies then head out for a nature walk.

fall scavenger hunt


Printable Halloween Scavenger Hunt for Kids

Make evening walks around the neighborhood more fun this fall with my scavenger hunt for kids. Print off the free checklist and get hunting!

Halloween Scavenger hunt for kids. If you are looking for Halloween ideas for kids to do, this is a great Halloween activity for kids! Find out what you need and download our free printable Halloween treasure hunt. Get the kids dressed up in their Halloween costumes and go on a Halloween stroll. This is a great Hallowee activity for daycares and scout groups



Fall Bucket Lists

Plan out your fall adventures with a fun fall bucket list – here are a bunch of examples to get you going:

 25 Fun, Frugal and Fabulous Fall Activities – most are cheap or free!

Grab the free printable download here. 

Fall Bucket List for kids. This is a great list of frugal fall activities for toddlers and preschoolers. Most of these activities for kids are free or cheap! Have fun this autumn and make memories. Free printable checklist of things to do with the kids this fall. Apple picking, pumpkin patch, sensory bins, fall crafts, Halloween activities for kids. Fall baking and outdoor activities.

Free Thanksgiving word search printable – this includes 3 different word searches. 

free printable Thanksgiving word search



4. lists 5 exciting fall activities for kids to make you feel alive including the traditional apple picking and other fall favorites

5. has a wonderful list of 10 Amazing Reasons to be excited about fall

Fun ideas for Halloween

Easy Ghost Footprint For Halloween

This footprint craft is so easy to make and makes great Halloween decor. Get all the directions here.

This easy footprint Halloween craft is sure to be a hit with kids! Great preschool or daycare craft. fall activities for kids - a keepsake footprint or handprint craft. This is a frugal craft that is easy to make. A fun fall craft for Halloween. Great for Halloween parties or events. Halloween crafts for kids to make are great fun. Halloween footprint art for baby or bigger kids. #halloween #footprintart


Halloween Party Games For Kids

This list of Halloween party games is awesome for little kids.

Great Halloween party games for kids. These are fun fall and Halloween themed activities for kids to do with friends or family. These Halloween games are suitable for young children or older kids in a group. These activities are cheap to play and are a lot of fun for children as Halloween approaches. fall activities for kids


Halloween Word Search Printable 

Halloween word search

Matching Family Halloween Costumes from Awesome Alice

Lots of ideas for family Halloween costumes to wow any party.

halloween costumes for familes


DIY Halloween Spider Web Wreath

This DIY wreath from Sass and Shamrocks costs less than $10 to make and it the perfect addition to your Halloween porch!


Halloween wreath


More Fun Fall Activities

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60+ fall activities for preschoolers

25 Fun, Frugal & Fabulous fall activities

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