While only parts of the west coast get real autumn, the entire state celebrates the cozy season no matter where you are. Check out these fun fall activities to do in California, all while sipping on that pumpkin spice latte. Even if the leaves aren't changing colors, you can still get out and enjoy sweater weather.
If you like to be spooked, check out some of the haunted options and prepare to be scared.
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If you're more into the sweet side of the fall, the goodies on this list won't disappoint.
With various PSL drinks to go around, you can head to your favorite coffee shop before making a stop at any of these spots.
Whether your style is more tricks or treats, there are tons of festive things to do this fall in California, no matter what part of the state you're in.
Price: Free (parking is temporarily complimentary)
Address: 1313 Disneyland Dr., Anaheim, CA
Why You Need To Go: Take a seasonal stroll through Disney while it's decorated for the magical fall months.
Snow-Line Orchard & Winery
Price: 💸 - 💸💸
Address: 39400 Oak Glen Rd., Yucaipa, CA
Why You Need To Go: Sip local wines and ciders at this adorable mountain orchard-winery combo.
Apple Picking At Volcan Valley Apple Farm
Price: $5 for admission, $15 per bag (bag includes admission price)
When: September - November
Address: 1284 Julian Orchards Dr., Julian, CA
Why You Need To Go: This huge apple farm has 7,000 trees and seven different kinds of apples to choose from.
Los Angeles Haunted Hay Ride
Price: $50 per car
When: September 25 - October 31, 2020
Address: 4730 Crystal Springs Dr., Los Angeles, CA
Why You Need To Go: New and improved, this drive-in haunted house brings the haunts to your car.
Scenic Drive Through Lake Tahoe
Address: Highway 267 or Highway 88
Why You Need To Go: Make a playlist and drive through this gorgeous area surrounded by stunning fall foliage.
Hook & Press Donuts
Address: Inside Mosaic Locale, 1131 State St., Santa Barbara, CA
Why You Need To Go: Satisfy your sweet tooth at this donut shop with wildly festive fall flavors, including an apple cider one.
Address: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, California
Why You Need To Go: This giant fairground offers haunted walks, houses, and hayrides to get scared silly.
Grab that Pumpkin Spice Latte and enjoy this short but sweet season!
Before you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and, most of all, be respectful on your trip.