Adults & kids together | What’s happening in Fairfield County, CT

Discovery Museum and Planetarium

Discovery Museum has interactive exhibits, planetarium shows, Science on a Sphere, and so much more! Discover an “Energy Network” with catapults, solar power, and simple machines. Test physic concepts using pulley chairs, levers, and giant magnets. Create a light spectrum masterpiece on Everbright, a massive Lite Brite-style station, or challenge yourself in the “DARE to Discover” gallery. Fly a mission to the Moon in Discovery Museum’s Challenger Center, a simulated space mission experience which can be scheduled for groups or parties. Have a memorable birthday, with super fun science themes like Starforce Explorers and Peculiar Potions. Book an overnight at the Museum for your Scout or school group! Discovery offers amazing class field trip options, with over 80 different learning labs, live science demonstrations, and planetarium shows. You can also book Travelling Science that comes to your school or library! The Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm, throughout the school year for regular admission. Pre-booked school groups can schedule a visit on Mondays.
4450 Park Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06604
Phone: 203-372-3521
41° 12' 56.0124" N, 73° 14' 1.3488" W

Chelsea Piers Connecticut

Chelsea Piers Connecticut offers the best and most comprehensive sports programs in Fairfield County. Athletes of all ages and abilities will find 465,000 square feet of unparalleled sports facilities and a vast array of sports classes, camps, leagues and programs.
One Blachley Road
Stamford , CT , 06902
Phone: 203.989.1100
41° 3' 5.8716" N, 73° 30' 57.708" W

Katonah Art Center

The Katonah Art Center now located at 40 Radio Circle in Mt. Kisco with easy access for families in Armonk, Bedford & Chappaqua. The Katonah Art Center is Westchester’s go-to hub for students looking to learn about and excel in the visual arts. Drawing, painting, pottery, sculpture, photography, fused glass, jewelry-making, 3D printing, digital arts and more! All ages and all levels welcome. After school and weekend classes available.
40 Radio Circle Drive
Mt Kisco , NY , 10549
Phone: 9142324843
41° 11' 34.242" N, 73° 44' 4.4484" W

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo

Connecticut's only zoo, featuring more than 300 species from North and South America.
1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06610
Phone: 203-394-6565
41° 12' 31.9284" N, 73° 11' 1.9176" W

TennisCT

TennisCT is a network of 5 indoor and outdoor tennis clubs located throughout Fairfield County where players go to connect with others who love the game. Playing at a TennisCT club gives you access to world-class tennis programs, tennis facilities, special tournaments, USTA play, leagues, social events, and of course, the best instructors and staff. It’s what makes a TennisCT club more than just a place for tennis lessons.
815 Post Rd. 2nd Floor
Darien , CT , 06820 41° 4' 43.3776" N, 73° 28' 8.2812" W

Organization:

Location:

9 Main Street North
Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

203.266.7596

Monarch Madness: Pollinators on Parade

Dates: 
09/14/2019
Time: 
1 pm - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

32 Rte 37 E.
Sherman, CT, 06784
United States

Phone:

860.355.0271

10th Annual Blackberry Festival at White Silo Farm

Dates: 
08/18/2019
Time: 
Please check website for details

Organization:

Location:

32 Rte 37 E.
Sherman, CT, 06784
United States

Phone:

860.355.0271

12th Annual Raspberry Festival at White Silo Farm

Dates: 
09/14/2019
09/15/2019
Time: 
Check website for details

Location:

New Haven Green
Bordered by Chapel, College, Elm and Church Streets
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

1-800-323-7938

2019 Faxon Law New Haven Road Race

Dates: 
09/02/2019
Time: 
7 AM – 12 PM

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

914-666-8448

2019 Greenwich-Stamford Christmas Bird Count

Dates: 
12/15/2019
Time: 
Check website for details

Location:

Lebanon County Fairgrounds
122 Mack Rd.
Lebanon, CT, 06237
United States

Phone:

(860) 478-5954

21st Annual Connecticut Renaissance Faire

Dates: 
08/31/2019
09/01/2019
09/02/2019
Time: 
10:30 a.m.-6 p.m

Organization:

Location:

2132 Middlebury Road
Middlebury, CT, 06762
United States

Phone:

203-758-2913

23nd Annual Irish Dance Competition at Quassy Amusement Park!

Dates: 
08/31/2019
09/01/2019
Time: 
all day

Organization:

Location:

32 Rte 37 E.
Sherman, CT, 06784
United States

Phone:

860.355.0271

2nd Annual Heirloom Tomato Festival at White Silo Farm

Dates: 
09/01/2019
Time: 
12 pm - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

37th Annual Queens County Fair at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
09/21/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–6:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

39th Annual Antique Motorcycle Show at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
09/15/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

32 Rte 37 E.
Sherman, CT, 06784
United States

Phone:

860.355.0271

4th Annual Beet Festival at White Silo Farm

Dates: 
10/05/2019
10/06/2019
Time: 
Check website for details

Organization:

Location:

32 Rte 37 E.
Sherman, CT, 06784
United States

Phone:

860.355.0271

6th Annual Quince Festival at White Silo Farm

Dates: 
11/02/2019
11/03/2019
Time: 
Check website for details

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Butterfly Encounter at the Connecticut Science Center!

Dates: 
08/18/2019
08/20/2019
08/21/2019
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Location:

12 Avis Drive
Latham, NY, 12110
United States

Phone:

518-861-6515

Capital Region Apple & Wine Festival -26th Annual

Dates: 
09/14/2019
09/15/2019
Time: 
Saturday, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Sunday, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

239 BANK STREET
NEW LONDON, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

(860) 447-2519

Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival

Dates: 
09/12/2019
09/13/2019
09/14/2019
Time: 
check website

Location:

101 Field Point Road
Greenwich , CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-618-7649

DIXIELAND JAZZ BAND CONCERTS ON THE SOUND

Dates: 
08/18/2019
Time: 
4 PM

Location:

Lake Mohegan
960 Morehouse Highway
Fairfield, CT, 06825
United States

Phone:

(203) 256-3191

Fairfield Light Up the Night Festival

Dates: 
09/07/2019
Time: 
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location:

Sherman Green Gazebo
1451 Post Road
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

203-256-3191

Fairfield Summer Concert Series

Dates: 
08/18/2019
08/24/2019
08/25/2019
Time: 
6:30 pm - 8 pm

Organization:

Location:

613 Riversville Road
Greenwich, CT, 06831
United States

Phone:

203-869-5272

Fall Migration Bird Walk at Audubon Greenwich

Dates: 
09/14/2019
09/21/2019
09/28/2019
Time: 
7 am - 9 am

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Firelight Festival

Dates: 
12/06/2019
Time: 
4-8 pm

Organization:

Location:

Playland Parkway
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 813-7010

Fireworks at Playland

Dates: 
08/23/2019
08/30/2019
Time: 
9:20pm

Organization:

Location:

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

(203)432-3776

Free Admission at the Yale Peabody Museum!

Dates: 
09/05/2019
09/12/2019
09/19/2019
Time: 
2 - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

12032591598

Free Jazz Fridays at Fairfield Museum and History Center

Dates: 
08/23/2019
08/30/2019
Time: 
6 pm – 7:30 pm

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Halloween at Henry's

Dates: 
10/26/2019
Time: 
10:00-4:30

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Harvesting History

Dates: 
11/29/2019
Time: 
10:00-4:30

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Here We Goat Again! at Flanders!

Dates: 
09/08/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
9:30 AM

Organization:

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Holiday Open House at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
12/26/2019
12/27/2019
12/28/2019
Time: 
12:00 pm–4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

9 Main Street North
Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

(203) 266-7596

Holiday Wreath Making & Ornament Making at the Bellamy-Ferriday House

Dates: 
11/30/2019
12/01/2019
12/02/2019
Time: 
Sat., Nov. 30, 9:30 – 11:30 am Sun., Dec. 1, 3 – 5 pm Mon., Dec. 2, 7 – 9 pm

Organization:

Theatre Arlington

Location:

305 W Main St
Arlington, TX, 76010
United States

Phone:

(817) 275-7661

Hooray For Holidays: Theatre Arlington’s Musical Tv Special

Dates: 
11/22/2019
11/23/2019
11/24/2019
Time: 
Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 pm, Sundays at 2 pm

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

I Voted Free Admission Day

Dates: 
11/05/2019
Time: 
10:00-4:30

Location:

Main St Ivoryton Village Green
Ivoryton, CT, 06442
United States

Ivoryton Farmers Market

Dates: 
08/24/2019
08/31/2019
09/07/2019
Time: 
10 am - 1:30 pm

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Jewish Heritage Celebration

Dates: 
08/18/2019
Time: 
12 pm - 6 pm

Organization:

Location:

263 Golden Hill Street
Bridgeport, CT, 06604
United States

Phone:

203.576.1636

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at DCT

Dates: 
12/06/2019
12/07/2019
12/08/2019
Time: 
Varies

Organization:

Location:

600 State Route 44/55
Highland, NY, 12528
United States

Phone:

800.647.2624

Labor Day Weekend at Rocking Horse Ranch

Dates: 
08/30/2019
08/31/2019
09/01/2019
Time: 
Check website for details

Location:

2725 Main Street
Stratford, CT, 06615
United States

Phone:

(203) 381-2052

Latin Music Festival

Dates: 
09/15/2019
Time: 
1 pm - 6 pm

Location:

Stratford Town Hall- CT
2725 Main St.
Stratford, CT, 06615
United States

Phone:

203.385.4052

Menorah Lighting- Stratford CT

Dates: 
12/23/2019
Time: 
6 pm

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Muslim Heritage Celebration

Dates: 
08/25/2019
Time: 
Noon – 7 p.m.

Location:

Route 23A PO Box 295
Hunter, NY, 12442
United States

Phone:

800-486-8376

OKTOBERFEST at Hunter Mountain

Dates: 
09/28/2019
09/29/2019
10/05/2019
Time: 
Saturdays: 11 AM - 6:15 PM Sundays: 11 AM - 5:15 PM (except October 13th which will run until 6:15 PM)

Organization:

Location:

222 Sargent Dr.
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

203-787-4282

Pride and Prejudice @ Long Wharf Theatre

Dates: 
11/27/2019
11/29/2019
11/30/2019
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Queens Farm Holiday Market

Dates: 
12/01/2019
12/02/2019
12/03/2019
Time: 
December 1–December 23, 2019; 10:00 am–5:00 pm; December 24, 2019; 10:00 am–2:00 pm

Location:

509 Westport Avenue
Norwalk , CT, 06851
United States

Phone:

203-454-3883

Ragtime @ Music Theatre of Connecticut

Dates: 
09/27/2019
09/28/2019
09/29/2019
Time: 
varies

Location:

PO Box 302
Rowayton, CT, 06853
United States

Phone:

.

RCA Summer Music Festival

Dates: 
08/18/2019
08/25/2019
09/01/2019
Time: 
5:30 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

Various locations
., DC, .
United States

Smithsonian Museum Day

Dates: 
09/21/2019
Time: 
See website/location

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

State Museum Sunday

Dates: 
08/18/2019
09/15/2019
10/20/2019
Time: 
10:00-4:30

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8605202192

Story Time at the Connecticut Science Center

Dates: 
08/18/2019
08/24/2019
08/25/2019
Time: 
11:30 AM & 1 PM

Organization:

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Nights at Mystic Aquarium

Dates: 
08/19/2019
08/26/2019
Time: 
6 pm - 9 pm

Location:

Paradise Green
Main St. & Huntington Rd
Stratford, CT, 06614
United States

Phone:

203.385.4052

Summer Sunset Concert Series at Stratford's Paradise Green

Dates: 
08/20/2019
08/27/2019
09/03/2019
Time: 
7 pm

Location:

Binney Park
Sound View Dr and Arch St
Greenwich, NY, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-622-7700

SUNDAY NIGHT CONCERTS

Dates: 
08/25/2019
Time: 
Call for info

Organization:

Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

860) 627-6540

Organization:

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

The Amazing Maize Maze at Queen's Farm

Dates: 
09/21/2019
09/22/2019
09/28/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–4:30 pm (last ticket sold at 4:30)

Organization:

Location:

222 Sargent Dr.
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

203-787-4282

The Chinese Lady @ Long Wharf Theatre

Dates: 
03/18/2020
03/19/2020
03/20/2020
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Location:

2351 Durham Rd
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203–457–0770

The Dudley Summer Market 2019

Dates: 
08/24/2019
08/31/2019
09/07/2019
Time: 
9am - 12:30 pm

Location:

Boothe Memorial Park
5774 Main St
Stratford, CT, 06614
United States

Phone:

(203) 385-4028

The Great Pumpkin Festival- Stratford

Dates: 
10/19/2019
Time: 
1 pm - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT, 06106
United States

Phone:

860-987-5900

The SpongeBob Musical

Dates: 
10/01/2019
10/02/2019
10/03/2019
Time: 
October 1-3 at 7:30pm, October 4 at 8pm, October 5 at 2pm & 8pm, October 6 at 1pm & 6:30pm

Location:

Stratford Town Hall- CT
2725 Main St.
Stratford, CT, 06615
United States

Phone:

203.385.4052

Organization:

Location:

12 Avis Drive
Latham, NY, 12110
United States

Phone:

518-861-6515

Victorian Stroll Art & Craft Show

Dates: 
12/08/2019
Time: 
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location:

Roger Sherman Baldwin Park
Exit 3 off I-95
Greenwich, CT, 06836
United States

Phone:

203-622-7700

Wednesday Night Concert Series

Dates: 
08/21/2019
Time: 
Call for exact times

Location:

224 Danbury Road Wilton Historical Society
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

203-762-0567

Wilton Farmers Market at the Historical Society

Dates: 
08/21/2019
Time: 
12 - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

245 Wolcott Rd.
Wolcott, CT, 06716
United States

Phone:

(203) 910-0645

Wolcott Country Fair

Dates: 
08/18/2019
Time: 
varies