Fall Fun

13 Spooky and Silly Alternatives to Trick-or-Treating

Many parents have reservations about trick-or-treating on Halloween this year, due to COVID-19. If your family has opted out of traditional trick-or-treating, have no...

2020 Indianapolis-Area Trick or Treat Times

We are working to bring you all of the Indianapolis area trick or treat times for 2020. Below are the times we have for...

Road Trip: Exploration Acres

If you’re looking to get out of town with your family and enjoy the magic of the fall season, just drive about an hour...

The Headless Horseman Rides Again!

Celebrating the 200th anniversary of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, this year’s annual Headless Horseman festival will be one for the history books. Safety, Our...

ZooBoo is back at the Indianapolis Zoo

When the autumn breeze rustles the leaves and witches stir their cauldrons by moonlight, it must be time for ZooBoo presented by Central Indiana...

Trick-or-Treating is Happening in Carmel on Halloween

Halloween is a go in Carmel, and trick-or-treating will be permitted to take place on Saturday, October 31 with the suggested hours between 5-8...

2020 Indianapolis-Area Trick or Treat Times

We are working to bring you all of the Indianapolis area trick or treat times for 2020. Below are the times we have for...

Fall Fun in Indianapolis

Check out these Ideas for Fall Fun in Indianapolis! Russell Farms Pumpkin Patch Enjoy hayrides to the pumpkin patch, a petting zoo, 2 scavenger hunt corn...

Top 5 Fall Foliage Destinations in Indiana

We love some good fall foliage. And according to the Farmers’ Almanac, peak fall foliage dates for 2020 are October 5-21 in northern Indiana and...

Fall Fun Bucket List Ideas in Indianapolis

Whatever makes Fall one of your favorite seasons, we're highlighting 50 bucket list ideas in the Indianapolis area perfect for Fall family fun.

Monster MASKarade Mask Up for Halloween Family Fun at the Children’s Museum

There is no way around it. Halloween will look different in 2020 because of the pandemic. The Children’s Museum Guild will continue its 57-year...

Beasley’s Orchard Dedicates 2020 Fall Season to Thank Healthcare Workers

Wanting to do their part to recognize front-line, healthcare workers after a tumultuous 2020, Beasley’s Orchard will dedicate its entire fall lineup to those...

Corn Mazes in Central Indiana

Putting all the obvious jokes about Indiana and corn aside, let's just say that Indiana knows how to do a corn mazes. So here's a list of local ones.

Jumping into Fall at Indy Parks

With 212 parks, 11,254 acres, four dog parks and 135 miles of trails, there’s always something to discover in Indy Parks. As families ease...

Starkey Nature Park

Starkey Nature Park, located in the heart of Zionsville, is many things to many people: it’s a great place for easy hikes, it’s a...

Socially Distant Fall Fun Activities around Indianapolis

The leaves are changing, the air is cooling: It’s fall! Fall is a busy time of year in Indy, and it can be easy...

Conner Prairie’s 2020 Corn Maze

This year, Conner Prairie’s award-winning corn maze won’t just challenge puzzle-hungry guests, it will serve up some screams, too. The maze -- named one of...

2020 Indianapolis Pumpkin Patch Guide

Who's the best pumpkin patch in Indianapolis? Well, we found 13 contenders. And if you know of any we missed, we hope you'll spill because Fall has arrived.

Guide to Apple Orchards Near Indianapolis

One of our favorite ways to welcome Fall: Apple picking! Here's a guide to all the apple orchards in and around Indianapolis.

Celebrate Fall with the Indianapolis Colts

Fall is a busy time for the Indianapolis Colts, but it is also a busy time for their fans! There are so many fun and...

Spooky Spells and Age-appropriate Haunts for Your Child

When ghosts and goblins come out to haunt, does your child run and hide? Or does she confront the Halloween character and say, “BOO!”?...

DIY Halloween Costume Ideas

I have a slight obsession with Halloween - the costumes in particular. I blame it on my mom. When I was a child, she spent...

17 Places to Trick or Treat in Indianapolis (before Halloween!)

Whether you need practice trick or treating or can't wait for October 31st, here are 10 places to trick or treat in Indianapolis before Halloween.

Autism-friendly Trick-or-Treat Tips

Dressing up. Going door to door. Counting candy. There is no other holiday quite like Halloween, but for families of children on the autism...

2019 Guide to Trunk-or-Treat around Indianapolis

Are you ready to Trunk or Treat?! The weeks leading up to Halloween are filled with great opportunities to let your kids try out...

Family Fright Night Returns to the Indiana State Museum

On October 11, families can enjoy spooky fun and jumpstart the Halloween season with Family Night Out: Family Fright Night at the Indiana State Museum.  Families...

Halloween Fun Comes Alive at the 38th Annual ZooBoo

Halloween takes on a life of its own — with little creepy crawlies alongside not-so-scary animals, and a whimsical village full of interactive experiences...

Happy Fall, Y’all! 10 Fun Ways to Celebrate the Season

The leaves are changing, the air is brisk: it’s fall! Fall is a busy time of year in Indiana, and it can be easy to...

Enjoy Adults-Only Halloween Evening at the Indianapolis Zoo

Putting all the obvious jokes about Indiana and corn aside, let's just say that Indiana knows how to do a corn mazes. So here's a list of local ones.

Let’s Go on Fall Break!

If your family is feeling road-trip ready, we've discovered a number of possibly new-to-you children's museum options 2 hours from Indianapolis to explore.

16 Under-the-Radar Fall Festivals in Indianapolis

Indianapolis is beautiful in the fall: the leaves change colors, the air grows crisp, and it seems like everyone is excited about celebrating the...

Top 10 don’t miss fall events in Indianapolis

It's hard to believe that fall is around the corner, but here are our top 10 don't miss fall events in Indianapolis you'll want on your calendar!

Enjoy Family Fun with the Indianapolis Colts

The Indianapolis Colts have big plans for the 2019 season -- not just for the players. The team has announced a season packed with activities...

Newfields to debut inaugural Harvest festival Oct. 3-6

Celebrate fifty acres of fall at the inaugural Harvest festival, presented by JPMorgan Chase & Co., during the first weekend in October. This culinary event set in...

Indianapolis Halloween candy buyback programs

Halloween is the best but there is one big challenge that comes with this spooky holiday: Figuring out what to do with all of the leftover...

All Aboard the Pumpkin Express

All aboard! If you’re looking for an out-of-the-ordinary Halloween experience this year, then hop aboard the Nickel Plate Express for one of their Halloween-themed...

Can’t-Miss Event: ZooBoo at the Indianapolis Zoo

For the past 37 Octobers, the Indianapolis Zoo has been hosting one of fall's best traditions: ZooBoo. Opening day was October 4th and I...

The Children’s Museum Haunted House Grim-nasium

Lace up your sneakers and get ready to run for your life in the monster-filled Grim-nasium, The Children’s Museum Haunted House. Organized by The Children’s Museum...

Celebrate fall this weekend during Newfields’ Fall Fest

This harvest season spend the day or three, at Newfields’ Fall Fest presented by Barnes & Thornburg LLP. Unwind with friends surrounded by fall color, introduce...

ZooBoo Brings Back Favorite Fall Festivities

Beloved fall traditions and newer family favorites come together for a Halloween celebration like no other as ZooBoo presented by Central Indiana Honda Dealers...

Conner Prairie’s Headless Horseman-themed Corn Maze

Are you ready for Halloween yet? Conner Prairie is, and today they unveiled their corn maze, which is -- wait for it -- Headless...

Worth the Drive: Piney Acres Farm in Fortville

Piney Acres Farm in Fortville got its name because it started as a Christmas tree farm. But in the fall, it turns a new...

Stonycreek Farm Pumpkin Harvest Festival

Harvest season is celebrated each year on the 1860’s Stonycreek Farm in Noblesville, Indiana. The 46th annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival runs September 29th - October 31st at Stonycreek Farm, 11366 State Road 38 East, Noblesville. Open daily 10 a.m....

September Festivals around Indianapolis

September brings with it cooler temperatures, changing leaves, pumpkin-spiced everything...and a whole lot of festivals! From cultural celebrations and fall festivals to art fairs...

Apple Store at Conner Prairie

The sights of perfectly hand-dipped caramel apples coupled with smells of freshly popped popcorn, apple pie and hot cider return to Conner Prairie when...

Ideas for DIY family Halloween costumes

It took me many years to convince my husband to participate in a couple’s Halloween costume. Of course he was only my boyfriend at the...

15 Free things to do this October in Indianapolis

It's here! October has officially arrived! And along with the perfect weather to hit the pumpkin patches, the corn mazes and fun events, there are...

The Headless Horseman rides again at Conner Prairie

The Headless Horseman rides again at Conner Prairie for 11 straight nights in October. Sponsored by Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St. Vincent, Headless Horseman...

Fun Fall Getaways

It’s autumn, the season of crisp air, blue skies and a colorful display of fall foliage. This is the time of year when there’s...

Holiday World’s ‘Happy Halloween Weekends’ Return Saturday

Holiday World’s four holiday-themed sections will merge into a single theme starting this weekend, as the park opens its Happy Halloween Weekends on September...

45th Annual Stonycreek Farm Pumpkin Harvest Festival

Harvest season is celebrated each year on the 1860’s Stonycreek Farm in Noblesville, Indiana. The 45th annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival runs September 30th -...

First Annual Hamilton Harvest Festival

Hamilton County is brimming with outdoor festivals and celebrations during the month of September, and now there is one more to add to the...

New 7-Acre Corn Maze at Conner Prairie

A large corn maze that’s sure to be a hit this fall and beyond at Conner Prairie has been designed and cut and is...

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