Connecticut Daffodil Events: 2017 The Year of the Daffodil

2017 is the Year of the Daffodil! Did you know that narcissus bulbs were introduced to North America by pioneer women who made the long ocean voyage from Europe to America to build a new future?  Given limited space for bringing personal goods, they sewed dormant daffodil bulbs into the hems of their skirts to Read More

Ice Skating Rinks in Southeastern Connecticut

If you’re looking to bring the family ice skating this winter, here is a list of ice skating locations to check out in Connecticut and just over the border in Rhode Island. Enjoy a fun skating day at a great indoor or outdoor ice skating rink. Dayton Arena at Connecticut College 270 Mohegan Ave. New Read More

Fall County Fairs and Festivals in Connecticut

September is the start of Fall Festival season in Connecticut. Connecticut offers some of the best fall agricultural fairs and festivals in New England. Think sweet stickiness of a caramel apple, the smell of fried dough, the sounds of kids screeching on the rides, bands playing, Midway games, cows and sheep, horse and tractor pulls, Read More

Things to Do in the Fall in Connecticut

Are you looking for some fun and interesting to do this Fall here in Connecticut. While we know that Fall is the time we pick apples, drink cider, and go on long, scenic drives through the state to watch the Fall Foliage change colors, did you know that there are so many other things to Read More

2016 Fireworks Displays in Connecticut

Fireworks displays are a big part of Summer and here in Connecticut, our fireworks exhibitions do not disappoint. Here is a list of some of the best fireworks in Connecticut this Summer season. Does your town have a Fireworks display? Let us know and we’ll add it to our list. Please contact us through this Read More

2016 Memorial Day Parades & Events in Connecticut

Memorial Day is Monday, May 30, 2016. Memorial Day is what we think of as the beginning of Summer but it is really much more than that. If you have ever had someone in your family be a part of the military or you have served, you know that being in the military comes with Read More

Connecticut Unveils All-New State Tourism Website

Just in time for summer travel, today marks the launch of the completely redesigned and rebuilt Connecticut tourism website, CTvisit.com. Travelers can now find more than 4,000 places to visit, stay and eat in Connecticut, as well as suggested getaway itineraries, events calendars, vacation deals and much more – all intuitively organized by activity type, style Read More

Connecticut Corn Maze Adventures

It’s Corn Maze season, when the corn is high and farmers make all kinds of cool designs and mazes for your enjoying pleasure. It is also a great way for farmers to earn a little extra money with their crops. Most Connecticut corn mazes open around September 1st and close in October or early November, Read More

Touch A Truck Events in Connecticut

What better for kids to get outside and have some fun by touching and climbing on trucks they have seen around town. What kid doesn’t want to jump on a firetruck and pretend they are putting out fires or sitting high on a dump truck pretending to dump a load of dirt. Touch A Truck Read More

Easter Egg Hunts and Events in Connecticut

The Easter Bunny is coming and so are bright colored eggs for your children to gather and squeal over. Here is a list of just some of the Easter Egg Hunts happening throughout Connecticut this March and April. See below for special events and breakfast with the Easter Bunny. Don’t be late! The eggs go Read More