7 Places to Enjoy the Fall Festivities
The smell of pumpkin spice and apples is finally here. Apple picking, pumpkin picking and watching the change in scenery and more is how we celebrate fall. Here are some places we think will help get you into the fall spirit.
Located in the quiet countryside, this family farm offers hay rides, nature trails, a corn box, duck races and more. Pick your own pumpkins or find decorations for fall!
FANNY'S FRUIT FARM AND PUMPKIN PATCH - GURLEY
With over three acres of pumpkins for picking, Fanny's Fruit Farm and Pumpkin Patch is a great way to spend a fall weekend. Show your artistic side with a fun opportunity to paint a pumpkin, try out the bale bonanza or say hi to the goats and chickens on the farm. Need a little excitement? No worries, they also offer a corn maze or a scary barn for those who dare enter!
Located in North Platte, Homestead Pumpkin Patch is filled with fun: U-pick pumpkins, hay rides, barrel car rides and more! The perfect place to create memories with your family.
Need a place close to Omaha and Lincoln to see some Fall color? Located in Bellevue, Fontenelle Forest offers over 1,400 acres of forest to explore through its wonderful hiking trails.
Tucked away in Nebraska City, Arbor Day Farm surrounds over 260 acres of natural beauty and rich history. Arbor Day Farm is located where Arbor Day Foundation is located where its message is simple: “to inspire people to plant, nurture, and celebrate trees.” Need some adventure? Check out Arbor Day Farm’s Tree Adventure where you can go to the only WonderNet in North America at TreeTop Village.
Located in Halsey, Nebraska National Forest stretches over 222 square miles across central Nebraska. This forest is made up of hand-planted trees perfect to see some vibrant fall foliage.
180 acres of different fruits and vegetables including pumpkins, strawberries and winter squash. Looking for a different fall activity? Roca Berry Farm also has Scary Farm which includes a haunted hayride through the farm. Not scary enough? There are also haunted houses offered!
Interested in the beautiful colors of fall? Use this map to find out when the fall foliage will peak around you: https://smokymountains.com/fall-foliage-map/