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Toddlertober— 31 Easy Peasy Fall Activities To Do With Your Toddler this October

Inside: 31 Easy Peasy Fall Activities to Keep You and Your Toddler Entertained This October

Can you believe it? October is right around the corner, which means Halloween isn’t too far off, which means Christmas will be here tomorrow.

If you are anywhere as hypoactive as I am, you have already started your fall activities, and have probably already gotten your stocking stuffers.

Don’t fret if not. I have you covered with this list of 31 fall toddler bucket list ideas!

The majority of these activities require minimal effort or money. They are activities that can be done in your backyard or town.

With that said, let’s get ‘falling’, and let’s get those kids outdoors with this fall toddler bucket list!

Fall Bucket List for Toddlers

1. Go on a fall scavenger hunt

2. Visit nearby historic towns

3. Visit your local pumpkin patch

4. Carve a pumpkin

5. Make some scrumptious roasted pumpkin seeds, or let your toddler have some sensory fun with the seeds!

Fall Toddler Bucket List

6. Go on a hay ride

7. Go through a corn maze- make sure to hold on to mommy and daddy’s hands!

8. Play with some loose parts outdoors!

Fall Toddler Bucket List

9. Go to local Home Depot/ Lowes and walk through their Halloween section

10. Go to a sports game

11. Read some fall books in Spanish

12. Make some fall sensory and fine-motor crafts

13. Dress up ridiculously cute, and take a fall photo shoot!

14. Use outdoor chalk to make mosaic art

15. Go on a nature walk and learn about all of the fall surroundings

Fall Toddler Bucket List

16. Go on a sounds of nature scavenger hunt

17. Jump into a pile of leaves

18. Make some fall crafts!

19. Visit an animal farm

20. Find an abandoned, lonely park

Fall Toddler Bucket List

21. Make a construction zone sensory box

22. Make some spider crafts

23. Help your child bake a pie!

24. Have a hot chocolate party

25. Do this fine motor leaf imprint activity!

26. Explore local nooks and crannies in your town

27. Bake some fall food

28. Play on an old tractor, with mama’s supervision, of course.

Fall Toddler Bucket List

29. Go on a construction hunt and talk about all of the cool construction vehicles.

30. Visit your local firehouse

31. Visit a petting zoo

32. Get leafy with one of these 38 leaf activities!

I hope you found a fun fall activity for you and your toddler to do! If so, tag me on Instagram with the handle @lorenaylennox with your fall activity!

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Toddler Fall Bucket List


Wednesday 16th of October 2019

This is a great list! Unfortunately, when we were planning to go to the pumpkin patch, both boys were sick :(

Lorena Ruprecht

Saturday 19th of October 2019

On no! That is such a bummer. I hope they are feeling better.


Monday 14th of October 2019

What great ideas! These are perfect for toddlers on up through Kindergarten! Thank you!


Monday 14th of October 2019

Love this list! I’m always looking for more things to do in the fall

Lorena Ruprecht

Saturday 19th of October 2019

Thank you. Fall is a great time to get outside!

Lorena Ruprecht

Tuesday 15th of October 2019

Thank you! Fall is definitely a great time for fun activities.


Monday 14th of October 2019

It is frowned upon when I go through Home Depot, I always want to buy inflatables. I would love to go to a corn maze with my kids though.

Lorena Ruprecht

Saturday 19th of October 2019

Me too, Valerie. Me too. It is so dangerous. And yes, corn mazes are so much fun with the kiddos, just make sure you don't get lost!


Monday 14th of October 2019

Such simple and cute ideas! These will make wonderful memories for sure!

Lorena Ruprecht

Saturday 19th of October 2019

Thank you, Beth. They definitely make for some great memories.