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

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

Gymnastics and Cheerleading Academy

At Gymnastics and Cheerleading Academy we offer gymnastics, dance, cheerleading, tumbling, parkour, martial arts and tricking, birthday parties and have space for special events. Please call the gym to get further information. 203-610-8200
85 Mill Plain Road
Fairfield , CT , 06824
Phone: 203-610-8200
41° 8' 30.912" N, 73° 16' 0.2964" W

Connecticut Science Center

With more than 165 hands-on exhibits, a state-of-the-art 3D digital theater, a fully living Butterfly Encounter, four educational labs, plus daily programs and events, there is endless exploration.
250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford , CT , 06103
Phone: 860-520-2167
41° 45' 53.2476" N, 72° 40' 7.7736" W

Apple Blossom School and Family Center

A Waldorf Early Childhood Education Center housing a variety of parent and Child Classes, Under-3 Program, Nursery, Kindergarten, and Community Workshops.
440 Danbury Rd.
Wilton , CT , 06897
Phone: 203-834-0344
41° 13' 1.3512" N, 73° 25' 39.0324" W

Queens County Farm Museum

47 acres that constitute the longest continuously farmed site in New York State. Historic farm buildings, a greenhouse complex, livestock, farm vehicles and implements, planting fields, an orchard, herb garden and vineyard. Corn maze in the fall.
73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park , NY , 11004-1129
Phone: (718) 347-3276
40° 44' 53.43" N, 73° 43' 16.4604" 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

Averill Farm

A family farm, primarily a fruit orchard with apples, pears, and pumpkins. They also produce hay and Christmas trees.The PYO season begins mid August and stays open 7 days/week, 9:30am to 5:30pm, until Thanksgiving. Xmas trees until Dec 24.
250 Calhoun St.
Washington Depot , CT , 06794
Phone: 860-868-2777
41° 39' 47.2608" N, 73° 20' 19.4064" W

Connecticut Trolley Museum

Take a journey and discover how the electric trolley evolved from the horse car to the PCC. Also, learn how society was impacted by amusement parks (trolley parks), streetcar suburbs, and the growth of mill towns.
58 North Road
East Windsor , CT , 06088
Phone: 860) 627-6540
41° 55' 52.8672" N, 72° 35' 40.7544" W

Downtown Ridgefield Inc.

Non-profit organization of local businesses, non-profits & organizations committed to helping beautify & enhance Downtown Ridgefield.
394 Main Street
Ridgefield , CT , 06877
Phone: 203-438-3701
41° 16' 52.2732" N, 73° 29' 53.2536" W

Essex Steam Train and Riverboat

Run by the Valley Railroad Co. Essex Steam Train hosts CT River Valley tours, parties, mystery dinner trains, North Pole Express.
One Railroad Avenue / P.O. Box 452
Essex , CT , 06426
Phone: (800) 377-3987
41° 21' 0.5292" N, 72° 24' 17.3412" W

Fairfield Museum and History Center

The Fairfield Museum and History Center is a place to exchange ideas and a center for learning. Through exhibitions, programs and activities, we can explore who we are, learn how our corner of the world came to be, and how our future might unfold.
370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield , CT , 06824
Phone: (203) 259-1598
41° 8' 28.6836" N, 73° 14' 55.5036" W

Jones Family Farms

Harvest your own strawberries, blueberries, pumpkins, and Christmas trees on a 400 acre farm in Shelton.
606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd
Shelton , CT , 06484
Phone: (203) 929-8425
41° 19' 58.7424" N, 73° 10' 22.0404" W

Shore Line Trolley Museum

The Shore Line Trolley Museum operates the oldest continuously operating suburban trolley line in the US
17 River Street
East Haven , CT , 06512
Phone: (203) 467-6927
41° 16' 27.5412" N, 72° 51' 46.0188" W

American Museum of Natural History - New York

Museum, Exhibitions, Imax, Planetarium in New York City
Central Park West at 79th street
New York , NY , 10024
Phone: 212-769-5100
40° 46' 55.362" N, 73° 58' 18.1596" W

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
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., NY, .
United States

Phone:

224-757-5425

Bigfoot...The Social Distancing Champion's Turkey Trot

Dates: 
11/26/2020
11/27/2020
11/28/2020
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

734 -929-9027

2020 Ann Arbor Turkey Trot 5K & 1K Virtual Race

Dates: 
11/26/2020
Time: 
12:00AM-11:59PM

Location:

Landmark Square and Latham Park
Broad St. and Bedford St.
Stamford, CT, 06902
United States

Phone:

203-348-5285

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

A Slightly Wicked Holiday Show at Ridgefield Playhouse

Dates: 
12/19/2020
Time: 
4 pm and 8 pm

Organization:

Location:

95 South Turnpike Road
Wallingford, CT, 06492
United States

Phone:

203.269.8721

AMERICAN EAGLE FINANCIAL CREDIT UNION'S MAGIC OF LIGHTS (Nov 13- Jan 2)

Dates: 
11/27/2020
11/28/2020
11/29/2020
Time: 
7 pm- 11 pm - Purchase tickets in advance

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

Buttons: A Christmas Tale

Dates: 
12/17/2020
Time: 
7:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

800.647.2624

CANCELLED: Thanksgiving 2020 - Rocking Horse Ranch Resort

Dates: 
11/26/2020
11/27/2020
11/28/2020
Time: 
check website for details

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

210-764-0300

Chanukah On The River

Dates: 
12/13/2020
Time: 
5 pm

Location:

The Ridgefield Playhouse
80 East Ridge Road
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

2034385795

Clueless - 25th Anniversary

Dates: 
12/27/2020
Time: 
1pm & 5pm

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

2034385795

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

Dates: 
11/29/2020
Time: 
4:00PM

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

Elf

Dates: 
12/09/2020
Time: 
7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

Fiddler on the Roof

Dates: 
12/14/2020
Time: 
7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

5129155636

Girlstart's Starry Nights at Home!

Dates: 
01/07/2021
Time: 
9:00am - Hands-on STEM activities and star show available all day!

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

(650) 303-1900

Holiday Celebrations (Virtual)

Dates: 
11/26/2020
11/27/2020
11/28/2020
Time: 
11 am (PST)

Location:

The Ridgefield Playhouse
80 East Ridge Road
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

Holiday Inn

Dates: 
12/02/2020
Time: 
7pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

(203) 325-4466 (Box Office)

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

(203) 622-6556

Kids In Crisis Scavenger Hunt

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
All day.

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

Kinky Boots- The Musical in HD

Dates: 
12/10/2020
Time: 
7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Location:

2 Roosevelt Avenue
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-9578

Mystic Outdoor Art Festival: Children's Art Park

Dates: 
08/14/2021
08/15/2021
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

(703) 993-2787

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-254-4010

Organization:

Windham Mountain

Location:

33 Clarence D. Lane Road
Windham, NY, 12496
United States

Phone:

518-734-4300

Location:

Washington Square Park- Manhattan
59 Washington Square S
Manhattan, NY, 10012
United States

New York Ghosts Haunted Walking Tours

Dates: 
11/26/2020
11/27/2020
11/28/2020
Time: 
8:00 PM- 9:00 PM

Location:

2 East Wall St. Mill Hill Historic Park
Norwalk, CT, 06851
United States

Phone:

203-846-0525

Norwalk Historical Society presents: Holiday Cards for Kids

Dates: 
11/26/2020
11/27/2020
11/28/2020
Time: 
Drop-off Cards at anytime in the holiday card mailbox at side door of the Norwalk Historical Society Museum 125 East Ave. Norwalk, CT Museum is brick house with blue doors.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-846-0525

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-400-1734

Nutcracker 2020 LIVE STREAM

Dates: 
12/12/2020
Time: 
4:00 to 6:30

Organization:

Keeler Tavern Museum

Location:

132 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-3701

Ridgefield- Holiday Boutique in the Barn

Dates: 
12/05/2020
12/06/2020
12/12/2020
Time: 
11 am - 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

Scrooged

Dates: 
12/16/2020
Time: 
7:00 PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Texas Virtual Christkindl Market

Dates: 
11/27/2020
11/28/2020
11/29/2020
Time: 
Please see website for details

Organization:

Location:

99 Powder Hill Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
United States

Phone:

(860) 349-3454

Thanksgiving Dinner at Fire at the Ridge

Dates: 
11/26/2020
Time: 
Reservations required- 11am-5pm

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Thanksgiving Weekend Waddle 2020- New Canaan Nature Center

Dates: 
11/28/2020
Time: 
Check website for details

Location:

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

Phone:

(860) 478-5954

The 22nd annual Connecticut Renaissance Faire

Dates: 
09/05/2026
09/06/2026
09/07/2026
Time: 
10:30-6:00

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

The Magic Flute (Mozart) Met Opera Encore in HD

Dates: 
12/05/2020
Time: 
12:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

The Magic Flute (Mozart) Met Opera Encore in HD

Dates: 
12/05/2020
Time: 
4:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

The Polar Express

Dates: 
12/23/2020
Time: 
7:00pm

Organization:

Location:

80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

Turandot (Puccini) The Met Opera Encore in HD

Dates: 
12/06/2020
Time: 
2:00 PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

518-227-4494

Virtual Adult Music Group

Dates: 
11/28/2020
12/01/2020
12/03/2020
Time: 
Tuesday 2:15pm-3:00pm EST, Thursday 1:50pm-2:35pm EST, Saturday 11:05am-11:50am EST

Location:

Greenwich Ave
Greenwich Ave
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

2035313047

Virtual Greenwich Holiday Stroll, 24 Days of Holiday Shopping & Dining Dec 1-24

Dates: 
12/01/2020
12/02/2020
12/03/2020
Time: 
Please see individual Merchant hours of operation

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-777-5683

VIRTUAL TREES OF HOPE- Ronald McDonald House Charities of Connecticut

Dates: 
12/05/2020
12/06/2020
12/07/2020
Time: 
Any time

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Organization:

Location:

100 Hawley Lane Hawley Lane Mall
Trumbull, CT, 06611
United States

Phone:

2035028005

Weekday Family Fun!

Dates: 
11/26/2020
12/01/2020
12/03/2020
Time: 
4pm - 8pm

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Winter Wonderland 2020- New Canaan Nature Center

Dates: 
12/12/2020
Time: 
Check website for details