Are You Excited for Fall Festivities?

Are You Excited for Fall Festivities?

Some of you may not be happy about fall’s arrival: it means we are one step closer to those Rochester winter weather conditions. But if you’re like me, you’re trying to forget that snowstorms and blizzards are right around the corner. To keep your mind off the matter, Rochester offers an array of wonderful fall festivities both on and off campus! As a Rochester native, I know that there are some awesome seasonal activities around town. So, enjoy the fall Tigers! It’s truly one of the best times of year.

Off-Campus Fall Activities (Closest-Farthest Distance From Campus):

Nightmare Manor; Henrietta, NY
Activities: Haunted House

New York Museum of Transportation; Henrietta, NY
Activities: Halloween and Fall Foliage Trolley Rides

Stokoe Farms; Scottsville, NY
Activities: Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch, etc.

Powers Farm Market; Pittsford, NY
Activities: Farm Market, Hayrides, Pumpkin Patch, etc.

Dark Matter Scream Works; Greece, NY
Activities: Haunted House

Wickham Farms; Penfield, NY
Activities: Apple Picking, Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze, Mini Golf, etc.

The Apple Farm; Victor, NY
Activities: Apple Picking

Long Acre Farms; Macedon, NY
Activities: Corn Maze, Farmers Market, etc.

Haunted Hayrides of Greater Rochester; Williamson, NY
Activities: Haunted Hayrides, Haunted House

Bristol Mountain; Canandaigua, NY
Activities: Fall Sky Rides, Festival

On-Campus Fall Events

Global Village: Pumpkin Painting
Thursday, October 11

Gleason 2 – Tick or Treat Study Tips
Thursday, October 11

Trick or Treat? Alcohol Safety Trivia Night
Thursday, October 11

Glass Pumpkin Sale
Saturday, October 13

Haunted Trail
Thursday, October 18
Friday, October 19

CET Exhibit: Pumpkin Chunkin’
Saturday, October 20

NRH Boooze Cruise
Sunday, October 21

Into the ROC: Volunteet at Genesee Country Village & Museum’s Trick or Treating Event
Friday, October 26
Saturday, October 27

CAB Recreation and Travel Presents: A  Haunted Hayride
Saturday, October 27

Metalworks Halloween Sale
Monday, October 29Friday, November 2

WOESS Thanksgiving Bake Sale
Friday, November 16

Which of these fall activities are you most excited for? Did we miss any of your personal favorites? Feel free to share in the comments on our social media! Have a fantastic fall, Tigers!

Shayna is a Graphic Design major and is pursuing a minor in Advertising and PR. Outside of writing for Behind the Bricks, Shayna binge watches Netflix and plays on the RIT Women’s Tennis Team.

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