The changing season presents new opportunities for things to do…but that doesn’t mean you have to empty your wallet while having fun. Continue reading to discover free and inexpensive activities you can enjoy this season!
Take a nature walk. Enjoy a hike on a local walking trail in your community, or stop by your local state park for a picnic. If you are feeling ambitious, you can even plan a mountain hike in the Adirondacks, or the Green Mountains of Vermont!
Carve pumpkins with the family. You can typically purchase pumpkins at your local grocery store or pumpkin patch for just $5 each! Grab one or a few depending on what you are budgeting for, and spend time painting or carving the pumpkins together. If you decide to carve your pumpkins, don’t forget to roast the seeds! Click here to read our blog post for creative ways to re-purpose your Halloween pumpkins.
Create fall décor out of what you already own. Spend a few minutes going through your home searching for possible fall art supplies, and then brainstorm what crafts you can make using what you have on hand! Be sure to check out sites like Pinterest for some crafty inspiration.
Enjoy a backyard campfire. Take advantage of the crisp fall evenings by having a campfire with the family. You can even make it a full backyard event, complete with hot dogs and s’mores! When you purchase supplies, be sure to use your Benefits Plus® membership for discounted gift & eGift cards, and printable grocery coupons! Not a Benefits Plus® member yet? Stop by your nearest SeaComm branch to upgrade your basic checking account to a Benefits Plus® checking today!
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