Connecticut Open House Day is Back! On June 9, this one-day event gives Connecticut residents discounted admission to museums and attractions across the state! Plan your day now! Cultural organizations and tourism attractions throughout the state will open their doors to Connecticut residents, inviting them to discover and rediscover Connecticut’s fascinating world of art, history, and tourism with a variety of special visitor incentives. Join us in Connecticut for this day-long, state-wide celebration of everything that makes Connecticut great! Attractions,…Find out more »
Calling all fairies, elves, pixies, and woodland and mystical creatures – as well as regular folk – for a day of enchantment and delight at Connecticut Landmarks’ Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden! Get your passport to the land of magic, art, and music and join us at the maypole on Saturday, June 16th from noon to 4 pm (rain date: June 17) Enjoy tea with a fairy godmother and stroll along the woodland walk to build a fairy house. Visit the…Find out more »
The following locations are participating in the 2018 Connecticut Historic Gardens Day. This day is set aside each year to showcase some of Connecticut's most beautiful gardens, estates and houses. Visit each location's website for full details, address and directions. Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden, Bethlehem, Connecticut Website Discover the treasures of the Bellamy-Ferriday estate. Stroll through the formal parterre garden designed 1915-1918 by Eliza Mitchell Ferriday. Grounds admission is free; regular admission applies for historic house tour. Garden Tours at 1…Find out more »
Join New York Times bestselling author Martha Hall Kelly at the lovely Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden, the Connecticut home of Caroline Ferriday. Lilac Girls is based on the true story of New York socialite Caroline Ferriday who championed the Ravensbrück Concentration Camp survivors. Enjoy a house tour, garden walk, book signing & author presentation. Registration required at 860-247-8996 x 23. Tickets range from $40 to $100; limited availability.Find out more »
If you are looking for “things to do in Connecticut” we have you covered. Are you bored tonight and don't know what to do or where to go? Kids and Family events abound in every town in Connecticut. Interested in a friendly game of cards, a bike ride, or a hiking event? How about a 4K run, a Halloween party, or Christmas event. Connecticut is filled with lots to do. You just need to know where to find something fun to do in Connecticut. Look through our events calendar or type a keyword in the box to find a type of event. Click on the events categories in the menu to find even more fun events and you will never be bored in Connecticut.