Now that we've finally said goodbye to summer, it's time to start enjoying everything that fall has to offer! Autumn is the perfect time to go on a date in Halifax, even if you're on a tight budget. To help you plan your next date, we've gathered up 15 Halifax date ideas for $15 or less that you can enjoy together this fall.
There are plenty of seasonal activities to enjoy for super cheap. So, put on your sweater and enjoy views of the colourful leaves while you're at a pumpkin patch, apple picking, or getting lost in a corn maze. Not only are these dates super fun, but you can take some adorable photos together, too!
In the fall, we all can't help but get excited for Halloween, so why not get scared together at a haunted house? Or, another fun fall date night could involve a drive-in and watching a horror movie under the stars.
It's time to start planning your next date night! Here are 15 Halifax date ideas you have to try this autumn:
Watch A Movie At A Drive-In
Price: $20 for a couple
When: Until the end of September
Address: 5934 Hwy #1 Cambridge, Nova Scotia
Why You Need To Go: Watching a movie under the stars at a drive-in feels extra romantic.
Go For A Fall Hike
Address: Bluff Wilderness Hiking Trail, 2890 St Margarets Bay Rd, Timberlea
Why You Need To Go: Spend the day hiking and enjoy views of the colourful fall leaves.
Treat Them To Dessert
Address: 2009 Brunswick Street, Halifax
Why You Need To Go: The two of you will enjoy the sugar rush from this taiyaki filled with delicious soft-serve ice cream.
Play Glow-In-The-Dark Mini Golf
Price: $11.50 per person
Address: Putting Edge, 182 Chain Lake Drive, Halifax
Why You Need To Go: Challenge your date to see who can get a hole-in-one!
Play Board Games
Price: $5 stay and play fee
Address: The Board Room Game Cafe, 1256 Barrington St., Halifax
Why You Need To Go: They have over 500 board games you can try.
Try Rock Climbing
Price: $13 per person on weekdays before 2 p.m.
Address: Seven Bays Bouldering, 2019 Gottingen St., Halifax,
Why You Need To Go: Rock climbing is a fantastic date for people who want to try something new.
Play Pinball & Arcade Games
Price: Based on the number of games you play
Address: Silverball Games, 50 Saint Margaret's Bay Road, Halifax
Why You Need To Go: See who can get the highest score at this retro arcade spot.
Get Scared At A Haunted House
Price: $12 per person
When: Throughout October
Address: 2 Ochterlonley St., Dartmouth,
Why You Need To Go: Fear The Darkness Haunted House is said to scare even the toughest of people!
When: October 19, 2019
Address: Takes place throughout downtown Dartmouth and downtown Halifax
Why You Need To Go: Have fun exploring this night event where there will be plenty of unique art installations to discover.
Pick Apples & Pumpkins
Price: Pay for what you pick
Address: Noggins Corner Farm Market, 10009 Hwy #1 Greenwich, Nova Scotia
Why You Need To Go: Apple picking and visiting a pumpkin patch are two classic fall dates that you have to try!
Visit A Wine Bar
Price: A glass of wine starts at $9
Address: Obladee, 1600 Barrington St, Halifax
Why You Need To Go: Spend the night talking while enjoying a glass of wine at this amazing bar.
Watch A Show At The Theatre
Price: Pay what you can
When: The first Tuesday night of every show
Address: Neptune Theatre, 1593 Argyle St, Halifax
Why You Need To Go: This fall, you can watch Pleasureville, Between Breaths, and Peter Pan for super cheap!
Go Skating Together
Address: Emera Oval, 5775 Cogswell St, Halifax
Why You Need To Go: At the Emera Oval, you can borrow inline or roller skates and helmets, and spend the afternoon skating.
Laugh At A Comedy Show
Price: From $4.36 a person
Address: Yuk Yuk's Halifax Comedy Club, 1181 Hollis St, Halifax
Why You Need To Go: Most Wednesday nights, you can watch a comedy show from just $4.36 a person.
Get Lost Together In A Corn Maze
Price: $15 a person
Address: RiverBreeze Farms, 660 Onslow Road, Truro
Why You Need To Go: The two of you will have so much fun trying to escape this 12-acre corn maze.