Fall Date Locations In San Diego

The best Fall Date ideas and locations in San Diego for 2021

1. Apple picking in Julien

The perfect Fall date is undoubtably apple picking and the perfect place to do it is at one of the apple orchards in Julien, CA. Just north and East of San Diego, Julien sits in quaint mountains perfect for fall activities. Julien is known for its’ pie shops so make sure to stop into one of the shops for a slice! Spend the perfect date picking apples in the mountains.

Here’s a link to all the farms participating in this years Julien U-Pick apple picking.

We recommend:

Julian Farm and Orchard
4381 Highway 78
Santa Ysabel CA 92070, US

2. Bates nut farm

From food, to pumpkins, to live entertainment Bates Nut Farm in East County San Diego has it all. The largest Fall attraction is the pumpkin patch open on September 18th, but make it a date by going to the Arts, Crafts, and Vintage market open October 2-3rd or take your dog to the halloween doggie costume contest on October 23rd.

For all activities check out the Bates Nut Farm Calendar.

Location: 15954 Woods Valley Rd, Valley Center, CA 92082

3. old town haunted tour

Old Town, San Diego, is the location of the most haunted house in America per Travel Channels rankings. You can tour the Whaley House all through the year but the biggest crowds come out in October hoping to see a glimpse of one of the houses many specter guests. But that’s not all the spooky stuff happening in Old Town, take a date on one of the haunted tour trolleys for history and scares in San Diego!

We recommend the Ghosts and Gravestones Trolley Tour for the most unique experience and story telling.

4. Balboa Parks Japanese friendship garden

The Japanese Friendship Garden within Balboa park is one of the few places in San Diego you can see fall leaves. With a beautiful history the friendship garden is the perfect place to spend the day with someone. Stop by the cactus garden next door and see some of balboa parks favorite residents, the free range cats that live there!

Location: 2215 Pan American Rd E, San Diego, CA 92101

5. San Diego’s pumpkin patches

All throughout San Diego County there are pumpkin patches in the month of October and I promise your date wants to go to one. Whether it is for cute fall pictures or to spend the evening carving a jack-o-lantern check out one of San Diego’s pumpkin patches for the ideal Fall date.

San Diego County has the list of all major pumpkin patches here.

Our Recommendation: PB Pumpkin Patch, 870 Garnet Ave, San Diego, CA 92109