"Fall" Upon Some Great Fall Activities

"Fall" Upon Some Great Fall Activities


Can you believe it is already fall? The leaves begin to change and the crisp air makes you want to go out and enjoy the beautiful weather. The following are a few “fall activities” to enjoy during this great season.

Go for a walk or run on trails here in Kansas City

The weather is perfect to go for a stroll and enjoy the great scenery while the leaves change – it is also a great way to get out and exercise! The following are a few Kansas City Parks that are ranked as some of the top parks in Kansas City according to About.com – Kansas City 

  • Loose Park: Wornall Road and 51st Street
  • Shawnee Mission Park: 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee
  • Antioch Park: 66th Street and Antioch Road in Merriam, KS
  • Penguin Park: North Vivion Road and North Norton Avenue in the Northland
  • McCoy Park: 24 Highway and Bess Truman Parkway, Independence
  • Fleming Park: US 40 and Woods Chapel Road, Blue Springs, MO

Visit local Pumpkin Patches in Kansas City

Kids enjoy running around and picking out the perfect pumpkin. Once you go home you can either carve or paint your favorite Jack – O – Lantern Face on your new pumpkin! The following are a few local Pumpkin Patches in Kansas City according to About.com – Kansas City

  • Carolyn’s Country Cousins: 17607 NE 52nd St, Liberty, MO (intersection of 291 and 210)
  • KC Pumpkin Patch: 29755 W. 191st St, Gardner, KS 66030
  • Johnson Farms: 177th & Holmes Road (State Road D), Belton.
  • Faulkner’s Pumpkin Farm: 10600 Raytown Rd, Kansas City, MO 64134
  • Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead: 13800 Switzer, OP, KS 66221

Football Season

Get together a fun neighborhood game to get some exercise and have some fun! Or, if you would prefer to stay indoors invite some friends over and have a football party.

Rake Leaves

With the leaves falling, you will encounter a lot of leaves in your yard. Make it a family occasion to rake up the leaves. Once they are in a big pile, have a little fun with it and let the kids jump and play in the leaves!