Fall is in full swing and that means cooler weather and more time outside! We know how stir crazy the kiddos can get after being at school all day! They just want to go ride their bikes and play basketball outside, but then they get tired of doing the same old thing. That’s when it’s time to load up the family and go do some fun activities and festivals! We have complied a list of some of our favorite Fall Family Events to do in the Baton Rouge and surrounding areas! These activities are all kid friendly, inexpensive (some even being free!), and fun activities that are sure to bring the family together this fall season!
Baton Rouge Halloween Parade
The 6th Annual Baton Rouge Halloween Parade takes place in downtown Baton Rouge on Saturday, October 29th at 2 PM – rain or shine! The parade will also be collecting non-perishable food donations for the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank! There is a No Alcohol Zone on Convention between 5th and 7th Streets, as well as a No Scare Zone on 7th Street between Convention and Laurel Streets to ensure everyone will have a fun time! Donations to the GBR Food Bank will be collected throughout the parade. To view all about the parade, click here!
Jefferson United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
The Jefferson United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch is its largest fundraiser with the proceeds going to serve local missions and youth mission trips! The Kick Off Party will be help on Saturday, October 15th from 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM! In addition, Picnic in the Patch with Children Games will be held on Sunday, October 23 after the 10:30 AM service.
Haints, Haunts and Halloween
Haints, Haunts and Halloween event is held at the LSU Rural Life Museum on Sunday, October 30 from 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM! Remember the sights, sounds and activities of an old-fashioned country fair at the Haints, Haunts and Halloween event! Storytelling, cake walks, pumpkin decorating, games and trick-or-treating are some of the events kids will be able to participate in while on the museum grounds! This is a great event that will get the entire family involved!
Fall Art Crawl
Businesses along Main Street in Zachary and surrounding areas downtown invite artists to display their fine art to sell and open their doors to the public for approximately 3 hours on the Friday night of the event. There will be live music at various locations throughout the route as well! The purpose of Fall Art Crawl is to stimulate economic growth in our local businesses, promote the sales of local artists, and raise funds for year-round arts programming. Although this event is in Zachary, we wanted to include it because it supports locals throughout the area!
As you can tell, we love fall! There are tons of fun, inexpensive and engaging activities to do in the Baton Rouge and surrounding areas! So get out there, enjoy the beautiful fall weather and make some memories that will last a lifetime! If you and your family go to any of these events, make sure to take pictures!
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