October: the time of sugar, (pumpkin) spice, and everything nice. With the new month comes new opportunities to engage your residents with fun, fall-themed events.
Whether you plan a huge block party or a quick grab-and-go, it’s important to prioritize events so that residents stay engaged and form connections with each other.
In need of ideas? Short on time for event planning? Don’t fret.
We’ve compiled a list of October event ideas that your residents are sure to love. We’re even throwing in some free social media templates that you can use to help promote the event.
From pumpkin painting to a spooky movie night, this monthly roundup will save you time (and energy) during the planning process.
October Event Idea 1: Oktoberfest
It goes without saying that Oktoberfest is October’s namesake event. Originating in Germany, this event is a celebration featuring beer, German food, and an all-around great time.
Take advantage of your amenity spaces for this event, and consider including:
Need an example? Take a look at VIA Seaport’s Annual Oktoberfest from 2021.