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Fun things to do in Howard County this Fall

Posted on October 13, 2022

Host a Football Party

Nothing brings people together like food and football. The2022-2023 NFL seasonis in full throttle and available on multiplestreaming services. The football game is sure to keep people entertained but for those who may not be into football there’s plenty ofparty gamesto play! 

What’s a party without food! Enjoy the game witheasy to make recipes

Go to the Aquarium 

Maryland is home to one of the largest aquariums known as theNational Aquarium. Formerly known as the Baltimore Aquarium, this aquarium is located in the Inner Harbor area of downtownBaltimore, Maryland, just under 30 minutes fromEllicott City

This is the perfect day trip for friends and family! The aquarium is open from 9am-4pm Monday thru Thursday, 9am-8pm on Friday and 9am-5pm on weekends! 

Maryland Fall Festival

TheMaryland Fall Festivalwill take place this year on October 22nd, from 10am-5pm. The festival is free! The event will have live music and performances, activities for kids, food, a beer garden, jewelry and clothing vendors, and so much more! 

Parking is free! Make sure you arrive early so you won’t miss the Halloween Pup Parade! 

Shop at your local farmers market

Howard Countyis home to some great farmers markets. Buy directly from local farmers this fall at theselocal Howard County farmers markets

Visit a Pumpkin Patch

What’s fall without pumpkins! Picking pumpkins for the fall is a tradition known around the country. 

Plan a day with your friends and/or family to pick pumpkins at yourlocal pumpkin patch! After you’ve found your pumpkin follow thispumpkin carving guideto make it your own.