by: Megan Schinella
New Canaanite and Mommy Blogger (@campbymama)
As the weather gets cooler and the leaves begin to change color, it's time to start thinking about what this Fall season has to offer. Fall activities are a great way to introduce a new season, a season of change, and all the fun that comes with it. Here are six incredibly awesome local Fall activities for toddlers, couples, friends, and the entire family.
3. Shop the local Farmers Market
New Canaan Farmers Market
South Avenue/Maple Street/
Main Street in New Canaan, CT
The New Canaan Farmers Market offers a wide variety of locally grown fruits, vegetables and flowers, breads, jams, baked goods, cheeses, oils and more. All straight from the farm. Pre-registration is required for the first hour (10:00am-11:00am). Pre-ordering is available, but not required. Runs until Thanksgiving.
6. Pick out a pumpkin or gourd
Pound Ridge Nursery & Garden Center
6 Pound Ridge Road, Pound Ridge, NY
Pumpkins and Gourds come in a variety of sizes, colors and flavors. Each is unique.
7. Sign up for community solar
Sign up to enable locally generated solar energy and get 10% off your electric bill. Use the opportunity to teach kids about how they can have an impact on the environment. Find out more at sustainablewestchester.org/solar