Ready for cool crisp air, colorful leaves, apple cider, and sweaters? WE are too! Here’s your go-to list for all the Knoxville Fall Fun and Halloween festivities!
The Ultimate Guide to Knoxville Fall Fun and Halloween Events
Family-Friendly Fall Fun
-Is it really fall if you haven’t been on a hayride yet at Maple Lane Farms?
-Crawl, jump and slide through all the children’s activities at Mayfield Farm Park. Leave with happy and tired kids!
-There’s a reason Boo at the Zoo is so popular! It’s wild family-friendly fun!
-Stroll through an apple orchard and munch on delicious apple treats. We promise it’s worth the drive to one of the area orchards!
-Enjoy the rich autumn hues of red, yellow and orange on our East Tennessee mountains. Check this Knoxville Moms list of the “15+ Best Places to See Fall Leaves” to find your perfect spot to see the fall color.
Spooky Halloween Scares
–Fans of horror films can get their fix at the Knoxville Horror Film Fest.
-Explore the haunted side of Knoxville on a ghost tour of downtown!
-You can get a good scare at one of the area haunted houses on our Knoxville Moms list.
-If you want to take your haunted house experience to the next level, tour an abandoned maximum-security prison found right here in East Tennessee.
Football Time in Tennessee
–Outfit your cuties in all things orange and white! Try one of the local boutiques featured here.
-Make Tennessee traditions, family traditions! This Knoxville Moms post breaks down all the traditions and how you and your family can take part.
-Whether you’re tailgating at Neyland Stadium or watching the Big Orange at home, you need sustenance to cheer on your Vols! Knoxville Moms put together this list of some of our favorite game day eats.
Festive Fall Décor & Crafts
–Avoid the mess of pumpkin carving and use one of these creative ideas instead!
-As the weather changes outside, make changes inside your home to usher in the start of fall. Start by adding warm wood tones and trying out these additions, too.
-How about some homemade fall decorations? There is no shortage of cute fall crafts for your kiddos!
Taste of Fall
–If you can’t wait to sip a hot PSL, check out this Knoxville Moms list of area coffee shops ready to give you your fall fix!
-From pumpkin doughnuts to cookies to ice cream, there’s a fall-flavored sweet for us all!
-Bake some fall goodness in the comfort of your kitchen. We promise these pumpkin cream cheese muffins will be a hit with everyone in your family!
-No dessert is probably more associated with fall than pumpkin pie. This classic recipe also serves as a sweet reminder in this Knoxville Moms post.
-It’s easy this time of year to get carried away with the candy and treats. Here are some healthy snacks that aren’t short on Halloween fun.