It feels like every Georgian is anxiously awaiting fall. With the cooler weather just around the corner, there are a plethora of activities to partake in (despite the horrendous humidity). The upcoming season is bringing you the chance to make even more memories with festivals, haunted houses, and hikes that are 1000 times more pleasant in the fall. Every corner of Georgia has an abundance of fall activities to keep couples and friends alike busy. 

We composed the ultimate fall bucket list with adventures from all over the state. Whether you just choose one or hit Georgia on an epic road trip, you're guaranteed a remarkable time. 


Price: $19

When: Oct. 18 to Oct. 19

Address: 3200 George Busbee Pkwy. NW., Kennesaw, GA 30144

Why You Need To Go: This incredible hot air balloon festival is breathtaking, whether you're just admiring the gigantic balloons or floating above the city in one. 


Fear The Woods 

Price: $20-35

Address: 3565 GA-155 N., Stockbridge, GA 30281

Why You Need To Go: This heart-pounding interactive adventure takes haunted houses to a whole new level. 


Escape Woods 

Price: $28+

Address: 628 Sleepy Hollow Rd. B, Powder Springs, GA 30127

Why You Need To Go: Here's another simulation that's just as creepy. You'll have to outsmart a serial killer clown to escape this cabin in the middle of the woods. 


Little 5 Halloween Parade 

Price: Free!

When: Oct. 19

Address: Intersection of Austin Avenue NE. and Euclid Avenue NE., Atlanta, GA 30307

Why You Need To Go: You'll be surrounded by Atlanta's most creative and outgoing people at this boozy parade in Little 5 Points. Dressing up is encouraged!


Washington Farms

Price: $14.95 

Address: 5691 Hog Mountain Rd., Bogart, GA 30622

Why You Need To Go: For under $15, you get to experience all the farm activities like pig racing, pumpkin slingshot, campfires, and more. It makes for the cutest date. 


Red Apple Barn 

Price: Prices varies per pound

Address: 3379 Tails Creek Rd., Ellijay, GA 30540

Why You Need To Go: We all know Ellijay shows out when it comes to apples (they have an entire apple festival), so you can pick your own to see what the hype is about. 


Arkaquah Trail 

Price: $3 parking

Address: Arkaquah Trail, Young Harris, GA 30582

Why You Need To Go: You can catch an insane sunset while overlooking Georgia at its highest point


North Georgia State Fair 

Price: Standard admission is $7 + additional for ticket purchases

When: Sept. 19 to Sept. 29

Address: 2245 Callaway Rd. SW., Marietta, GA 30008

Why You Need To Go: This adorable fair is blessing the public with major discount days. It makes for one heck of a nostalgic experience. 


Helen Oktoberfest 

Price: $8 to $10 admission

When: Certain days from Sept. 5 to Oct. 27

Address: 1074 Edelweiss St., Helen, GA 30545

Why You Need To Go: You'll think that you caught a flight to Germany with the costumes and architecture at this annual drinkfest. 


Fausett Farms Sunflowers

Price: $5

Address: 9847 Elliott Family Pkwy., Dawsonville, GA 30534

Why You Need To Go: This sunflower paradise with 900,000 flowers is guaranteed to make you feel all warm inside. 


The Kehoe House 

Price: From $230 a night

Address: 123 Habersham St, Savannah, GA 31401

Why You Need To Go: Not only does this 4-star hotel make for a romantic getaway, it makes for a ghost-busting adventure. This hotel is allegedly one of the most haunted in Savannah.


The Warwoman Dell 

Price: Free!

Address: 2994 Warwoman Rd., Clayton, GA

Why You Need To Go: This forest will be jaw-dropping as soon as the leaves change color, and it makes for an enchanting hike with views of three waterfalls.  



Happy adventuring!

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