Fall Activities Perfect for Sweater Weather

Fall Activities Perfect for Sweater Weather

Looking for something to do this Fall season in San Diego? We know sometimes it’s hard to find something to do, so we’ve rounded up a list of our favorite things to do once fall hits. For those who can be indecisive, it can be nice to be told where to go occasionally. Especially, when you need some fresh ideas, that you may not have otherwise thought to consider! We have consolidated a list of 8 activities that are a must for sweater weather!

  1. U-Pick Orchards 
    Julian, California 

Apple Picking is something everyone needs to do at least once. Plus, who doesn’t love a fresh, juicy apple, that you picked yourself! If you’ve never heard of the town Julian, this is a historical gold mining town where you will find fall colors and foliage, apple pie and cider, caramel apples, homemade fudge and so much more. U-pick orchards don’t require a reservation, so head up there anytime you are feeling like you need some fall festivities in your life.

  1. Carina Fleckner Photography 
    San Diego, California 

Día De los Muertos or day of the dead is being celebrated Nov. 1st through the 3rd in the historical district of Old Town. Here you will find restaurants with specialty menus, live music, face painting, mask painting and so much more. These are activities the whole family can enjoy!

  1. Haunted San Diego
    Downtown, San Diego 

Like to keep things spooky? During this Halloween season explore Haunted San Diego. There are so many activities downtown including the haunted hotel which was ranked as one of the top 13 haunted houses in America by Haunt World Magazine. Another haunted activity you can check out is Balboa’s haunted trail. A mile-long walk of spooks and scares!

  1. Halloween Costume Pawty
    2869 Historic Decatur Road San Diego, CA 92106 – Waterfront Area near Moniker Commons at Liberty Station

Here’s a fun event to do with your dog, because they’re a part of the family too! There is a Halloween Costume Pawty. We know, super adorable! This event takes place on October 29th at 4- 6:30pm. To register for this event, click here. The winner of the costume contest will receive an exclusive 8×10 water color drawing from Sheila Chen Art. There will also be a raffle in which the winner will win a Fall Pupnic package from Puppy Picnic Co!.

  1. Ruocco Park Market
    585 Harbor Lane San Diego, CA 92101

Looking for some good street food and crafts with a beautiful view? Visit Ruocco Park Market on the bay, every Saturday at 10am-5pm. There will be 20+ vendors, so there will be something for everyone to enjoy, from hand-made jewelry, clothing, coffee, wood-fired pizza, and more! Grab a coffee and have fun at the bay!

  1. Art and Beer Night Market SD
    Pure Project Balboa Park 2865 Fifth Avenue San Diego, CA 92103

Calling all craft beer drinkers! Art and Beer Night Market SD at starts at 5pm on November 3rd. Here you will be able to experience some of San Diego’s best artists, beer, and food. Plus, it’s free to enjoy! Balboa at night is a beautiful sight, all lit up you can enjoy a craft beer and a slice of pizza. Sounds like our kind of night.

  1. Movie in the Park
    5600 Carroll Canyon Rd San Diego, CA

We all love cozy nights watching movies. How about switching it up and watching a movie in the park wrapped up in blankets and munching on some snacks? On November 3rd at 6:30pm, you can watch a Halloween classic, ‘Hocus Pocus’ for FREE.

  1. Donut Festival
    1985 National Avenue #1132 San Diego, CA 92113

Sometimes you need a special treat to cure that sweet tooth craving! Because, who doesn’t love donuts? Check out the donut festival happening November 7th at 1pm, where you get to spend all day eating delicious donuts! Don’t worry, calories don’t count during the holiday season. For more information and to buy your ticket, click here.

Make up for all you missed in 2020 and join in on all the fun Fall activities happening in San Diego! See you there. Download the Fun in The City app today for more activities for you to do and some great insider-only deals!