7 Activities to Get Your Fall Fix

Are you ready to go apple bobbing or find your way out of a corn maze? Fill your fall with activities across the state whether it be enjoying the fall foliage or finding the spookier sides of the season!  

Apple Picking

Kimmel Orchard – Nebraska City

Kimmel Orchard in Nebraska City.
Kimmel Orchard in Nebraska City. 

Whether you prefer your apples in the form of pie, cider or natural, Nebraska has orchards ready to deliver. Kimmel Orchard in Nebraska City offers every apple opportunity from picking to premade goodies to fulfill all your apple needs.

Pumpkin Patches

Fanny’s Fruit Farm – Gurley

Have your pick of the patch at one of the many pumpkin patches across the state! Pick your pumpkin and paint it too at Fanny’s Fruit Farm. Hop on the hayrack ride and come enjoy! 

Haunted Houses

Grey House Haunts – Holdrege

Grey House Haunts
Photo Credits: Grey House Haunts

If you prefer your fall season with a bit more adrenaline, make your way to one of the many haunted attractions throughout the state! With over 14 years of experience Grey House Haunts knows how to get your blood racing.

Fall Foliage

Ponca State Park – Ponca

Fall foliage at Ponca State Park. | Rick Neibel/Nebraska Tourism
Fall foliage at Ponca State Park. | Rick Neibel/Nebraska Tourism

With the changing season comes the changing colors of leaves. Although there are many places to admire the fall foliage here are our favorites and soon to be yours! Start it off with Ponca State Park in northeast Nebraska which has many trails and points to view the season.

Football Games

Memorial Stadium –  Lincoln