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Fall Date Ideas #WorthDoing

Florida Fall weather is gone in a blink of an eye, so take advantage of the cooler climate and take your date on a little fall influenced fun. Enjoying the crisp Autumn air with a loved one is sure to warm your heart. While the days are getting shorter, there’s still time to make the most of the great outdoors before Winter comes. Here are a few of our favorite fall date ideas #WorthDoing

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Ride In A Hot Air Balloon:

A Hot Air Balloon ride isn’t just romantic, it’s thrilling. Soar above the clouds and watch the sun rise or set with your date for an experience neither one of you will ever forget. This date option is a little pricey but well worth the cost.

COST: $105-$600

Where: Painted Horizons  Aerostat Adventures Orlando Balloon Adventures

Wander Around A Corn Maze

Starting on October 3rd Zellwood Corn Maze opens to the public. This farm is within an easy drive of Orlando, FL, and is in Central Florida. Each of our Maize Quest Corn Maze farmers has a unique set of attractions and activities. The corn maze is just the beginning, but it is a maze like no other and perfect for a fall day date.

COST: $11/ person

Where: Zellwood Corn Maze Mount Dora 

Explore A Flea Market or Vintage Stores

Unearth hidden treasures at one of the local flea markets in town or head to Ivanhoe Village and check out vintage row.  The cooler fall weather is perfect for an outside stroll.  Who knows what you’ll find.  This gives you natural conversation starters and if you find something that you just can’t live without, it won’t break the bank

COST: Varies

Where: Central Florida Fairgrounds Flea Market  192 Flea Market  Ivanhoe Row

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Take A Day Trip To A Winery

If you really want to know the key to a girls heart….it’s WINE.  There I said it.  The fall is a perfect time to take a day trip to one of the vineyards and wineries in the area.  Besides it being a beautiful atmosphere, you also get to sample the wine that is made there.

COST: FREE pending on how many bottles of wine you buy

Where: Lakeridge Winery and Vineyard  San Sebastian Winery 

Go On A Picnic

Pull out your picnic packing skills and create a meal that is #WorthDoing. Just make sure it’s easily eaten outside. Orlando is filled with beautiful spots to cop a squat and dine. Whether you want to be fancy with a little crudites or go old school with P.B. and J, the effort and the atmosphere will make this a fall date to remember.

Where: Lake Eola Park  Cranes Roost Park  Lake Ivanhoe   Central Park In Winter Park 

Take A Hike

No Seriously!  Go outside and reconvene with nature.  There are plenty of parks and nature preserves in Central Florida.  Fall weather means that the humidity is finally calmed down so you won’t feel like someone is sitting on your chest everytime you step outside.  Turn your cell phones off and enjoy each others company surrounded by the natural beauty that is Florida. Don’t forget to bring bottled water and a snack so no one gets #Hangry

COST: $2-$10

Where: Bear Creek Nature Trail   Spring Hammock Preserve Wekiva State Park Disney Wilderness Preserve

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Go To A Pumpkin Patch

Florida Falls aren’t as colorful as those further north but when the sun goes down you can feel a coolness in the air that reminds you it’s fall after all. Taking your date to a pumpkin patch will give you the warm fuzzies for fall fun.  Something about pumpkins and the many colors of autumn that subconsciously reminds you that the holidays aren’t that far away.

COST: Free

Uncle Donald’s Farm Painted Oaks Academy Pumpkin Patch In Celebration  Sanlando Pumpkin Patch

Tour A Haunted House

Get into the Halloween spirit and make sure your date stays close by taking them on a Ghost tour. Check out the Haunting history of Orlando’s most infamous haunted dwellings. There’s something fun and freeing about being scared.  This gives you the chance to play the protector and help them get through the tour even if their head is buried into your chest the entire way.

COST: Varies per Location

American Ghost Adventures  Orlando Haunted House  Downtown Orlando Ghost Tour  Kissimmee Ghost Tours

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Ride Bikes At Sunset

Exercise releases endorphin’s and endorphin’s make you happy.  Taking a romantic bike ride just as the sun goes down is a fun way to get outside and spend time together.  Once you’ve worked up a sweat or if you’re a woman…a glow, you can stop for smoothies or grab a bite to eat.  Don’t have a bike? Juice: Orlando’s Bike Share has racks all over town that take credit cards.  Borrow a bike and take a cruise around town.  It’s #WorthDoing when the Florida Fall comes around.

COST: $6/hr

Where: Orlando Bike Share

Have A Scary Movie Marathon

Sometimes you just want to sit at home with your netflix and chill.  Turning that into a planned date is actually really simple.  It’s all in the details.  Having a scary movie marathon guarantees that your date will stay close and possible. Not sure which flicks will give you the most boo for your buck?  Try the classics: Halloween, Nightmare On Elm Street, Frankenstein, American Werewolf in Paris…just to name a few. Grab a few of your favorite movie theater snacks, turn the lights off and get spooked together.