You go together like pumpkin and spice, so why not take them out on a special date this fall? We've found a ton of romantic date ideas in Edmonton that you can take your favourite person on. You can even do all seven of them for an epic fall date bucket list.
While summer dates seem effortless, the most romantic season starts when the leaves change colours. Bundle up with a blanket scarf and a hot cup of chai and enjoy some one-on-one time.
Between the harvest and Halloween, there will be no shortage of unique activities to try.
Classics like corn mazes and pumpkin patches are sure to be a hit. They allow you to be playful and you'll be able to snap a few cute pictures together.
Sure, you could go out to eat at one of your favourite places in the city, but an experience together will make more lasting memories. After all, it's only fall once a year but you can get all-you-can-eat sushi any time.
If you happen to be celebrating a significant milestone like an anniversary or birthday, you'll want to treat yourself to a luxurious garden picnic. All you need to do is show up, as your multi-course gourmet feast for two people will be ready.
Here are some fall-tastic ideas to try:
Get Lost In A Corn Maze
When: Until Saturday, October 24
Address: Edmonton Corn Maze, Spruce Grove, AB
Why You Need To Go: It is a gigantic 15-acre corn maze with 85 points where you need to decide to go left or right.
Explore A Farmer's Market
When: Until Saturday, October 10
Address: St. Albert Farmers' Market, 400 Campbell Rd., St. Albert, AB
Why You Need To Go: The two of you can have fun browsing all the displays and pick up some fall-flavoured treats to share.
Have A Romantic Picnic
Price: $125.00 for two people
When: September to October
Address: The University of Alberta Botanic Garden, 51227 AB-60, Spruce Grove, AB
Why You Need To Go: You can enjoy a romantic picnic surrounded by flowers and colourful trees. It couldn't be easier as all your gourmet meal including dessert and drinks will be provided.
Visit A Pumpkin Patch
Address: Kraay Family Farm, Site 6 Box 9 RR 1, Lacombe, AB
Why You Need To Go: There is so much to see and do like a pumpkin patch, miniature golf, a corn maze and an adventure course.
Go On A Spooky Ghost Tour
Address: Edmonton Ghost Tours, 10322 83rd Ave., Edmonton, AB
Why You Need To Go: You'll get to hear some bone-chilling stories of Edmonton's spooky past.
See Cute Animals
Address: Edmonton Valley Zoo, 13315 Buena Vista Rd.,
Why You Need To Go: You are sure to be smiling non-stop when they get to see all your favourite animals.
Spend Time In Nature
Price: $ 7.90
Address: Elk Island National Park, 54401 Range Rd. 203, Fort Saskatchewan, AB
Why You Need To Go: While hiking on the nature trails you can watch bison roam.
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