Sorry for the cheesy title, but hopefully, I’ve got your attention. Although the day temps might still be warm, that feeling of fall is in the air. There’s something about it being October that just makes you want to get out and do “fall” things. Well, we’ve got a list of  things to keep you busy this month and get you in the spirit (pardon the pun). Happy October!

PUMPKIN & CHILI PARTY AT SCHNEPF FARMS
Thursdays — Sundays in October

Hay rides, miniature golf, four-acre Sonic Burger Maze, honeybee adventure, carousel rides and much, much more. Wear a costume the last weekend and get in for 1/2 price.

$15 pp at the gate
$12 pp at any Fry’s Food Store
Children 2 and under FREE

For all of the details, click here.

THE NEST HAUNTED HOUSE AT RAWHIDE
Dates throughout October

Rated the #1 scariest haunt in America by MSN, THE NEST returns with an all new and improved location for 2010. Guests begin their Nightmare on Rawhide’s Main Street with a “Monster Midway” where they will be greeted by freakish characters that freely roam the grounds. The Midway will also feature concessions, photo opportunities, things to do for the little ones and stunt shows (Main Street activities require an additional fee).

General admission is $25

For more details and specific dates and times, click here.

PUMPKIN FESTIVAL AT MACDONALD’S RANCH, October 1 — 31

Hay maze, a GemMine, Western golf game, two Horseshoe pits and lots more. Enjoy a horse or mule-drawn hay ride to and from the pumpkin patch.

$7 entrance fee per person (Children 12 months and younger are FREE)

Pumpkins are between $3 and $12 (depending on size)

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OKTOBERFEST AT CITYSCAPE, October 22 & 23

CityScape will be howlin’ with live music and dancing, the aroma of sausages and sauerkraut, and tables stacked with steins of cold German beer.

$10 pp, or you can pick up free tickets in advance at the following CityScape businesses: Lucky Strike Lanes; 5 Guys Burgers; Gold’s Gym; CVS Pharmacy; Designer District; Par Exsalonce Salon and West of Soho.

For more details, click here.

HALLOWEEN BLOCK PARTY AT KIERLAND COMMONS
October 30

From 10am to 12pm, enjoy Halloween cookie decorating, a pumpkin patch, candy buffet and festive Halloween music.

Click here for more information.