Fall Things to do in New Jersey: Time to Enjoy the Harvest

Fall in New Jersey is beautiful. The leaves change from green to gold and red while the Delaware River towns are decorated for seasonal holidays. To help you plan the perfect autumn trip, this easy activity guide showcases some of the best activities in the area surrounding Woolverton Inn. With so much to do and see, there’s never a dull moment! Read on for our personal recommendations on top things to do in New Jersey and get ready for an unforgettable getaway.

a woman in a cooking class

Get up-close and personal with your food and take a visit to Farm Cooking School at Gravity Hill Farm. Located only a few miles away in Lambertville, it’s a unique experience that teaches you how to cook while also letting you explore a wide variety of culinary outlets. Make sure and check out their calendar for a full list of classes and workshops, and get ready to have some fun!trees full of apples

Apples are one of the most beloved fruits in the world today and some of the best apples you can get in New Jersey are at Solebury Orchards  and Terhune Orchards.  Both are located nearby and are the perfect destination for an idyllic afternoon amongst the trees. Pick apples at your own leisure or just wander around and take it all in. There’s a little something for everyone down at the orchard.

a woman looking a painting

One of the premier events of the season, the New Hope Arts and Crafts Festival is an autumn mainstay and is a massive celebration dedicated to the distinct cultural influence of the area’s art. Impressive displays of work from over 160 unique artisans selling and displaying a variety of goods makes this event an absolute must-see. It’s held September 28-29th and admission is just one dollar. Come and see what makes this part of the country so special!

Pumpkins at an outdoor market

While some places bring out the autumn decorations as the air begins to turn crisp, Peddler’s Village in Bucks County stays in character all year long! A quaint little town with charming colonial-style buildings is the best place to visit and get in the spirit of the season! With excellent shopping and dining opportunities in town, there’s no reason not to take a day and explore as much as you can! It’s a unique experience not to be missed.

a man brewing alcohol

Speaking of getting in the “spirit” of the season, if you’re looking for high-quality distilled liquor, then Sourland has got you covered. Serving their own special batches of gin, vodka, rum, and their special reserve gin, a tasty cocktail is never very far away. Schedule a tour and get an exclusive look at the alcohol making process before trying some of the spirits yourself! It’s a great way to learn a little more about how a distillery operates while also trying some delicious local drinks.

Hunterdon room at PA bed and breakfast, with bed, fireplace

With all these fun fall activities lined up, the only thing missing from this guide is, well, you! Now that you’ve seen all that there is to do in the surrounding area, book a trip to Woolverton Inn and relax in your very own cozy cottage. With luxurious amenities, delicious breakfasts each morning, and comfy rooms, it’s the fall-tastic place to kickstart your autumn adventures in New Jersey.