With the change of the season and the arrival of the cold and chilling weather, we all just want to cuddle up under the blankets and read a good book, but if you’re anything like us, you’re interested in seizing every opportunity fall has to offer.
Check out some of the fall activities Windsor is offering this month!
1. The Autumn Harvest October Show
Featuring a variety of different vendors, this event will give people opportunities to buy unique commodities. It is happening on October 16 from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. and October 17 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. The event is being held at the Hampton Inn located at 1840 Huron Church Rd in the Ambassador room.
2. Thiessen Apple Orchard
For a fun family event try apple picking at Thiessen’s Apple Orchard located at 400 Talbot Rd E. in Leamington. They are open from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. every day of the week. With it changing from apple season to pumpkin season you can also pick out your very own pumpkin from the pumpkin patch.
3. Phantoms Of The Canard
This two hour tour takes place on the historic River Canard located at 9350 Malden Rd. Part of the tour is on dry land while the other part takes place on the water. Call (519) 734-8558 to book your adventure in advance. Tours run every Friday and Saturday in October at 8:00 p.m. Make sure you dress according to the weather.
4. Scarehouse Windsor
It’s time to get your scare on at Scarehouse Windsor located at 1441 McDougall St. This only “stay dry” indoor haunted attraction offers four separate attractions; Scared Evil Haunted House, Haunted Darkness, a zombie maze and Chef Ryan's Cursed Dinner Experience. They offer many great packages ranging from $25.00 to $50.00 and can be purchased on their website scarehousewindsor.com.
5. Streets, Creeps and Critters
Taking place on Dalhousie St. Amherstburg on October 29 at 6 p.m. until October 31 at 11:45 p.m., this event encourages you to dress up your pets and yourself to match while visiting local businesses to help raise money for the Windsor-Essex Humane Society.
6. Halloween Cruise
Calling all car lovers, taking place on October 31 at 5 p.m., this event encourages you to decorate your car and cruise through the streets of Windsor-Essex for the town to see. The map will be announced closer to the day, just visit their Facebook page to check it out.
If money is tight right now, you could also enjoy some inexpensive fall activities including going for a walk, journaling, trying a new hobby or just simply being with nature.