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

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

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

Location:

4 Hamilton Street
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

1 203-865-0831 Ext 20

The New Haven Symphony presents Holiday Extravaganza

Dates: 
12/15/2018
12/16/2018
Time: 
December 15 • 2:30 pm December 16 • 3:00 pm

Organization:

Shubert Theater

Location:

247 College St
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

800-228-6622

A Bronx Tale at Schubert Theater

Dates: 
06/26/2019
06/27/2019
06/28/2019
Time: 
Varies - see site

Organization:

Shubert Theater

Location:

247 College St
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

800-228-6622

A BRONX TALE at The Shubert Theater

Dates: 
06/26/2019
06/27/2019
06/28/2019
Time: 
Varies

Organization:

Shubert Theater

Location:

247 College St
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

800-228-6622

A CHRISTMAS CAROL at The Shubert Theater

Dates: 
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
Time: 
Varies

Organization:

Location:

Central Park West at 79th street
New York, NY, 10024
United States

Phone:

212-769-5250

American Museum of Natural History Presents: Origami Holiday Tree

Dates: 
11/20/2018
11/21/2018
11/23/2018
Time: 
10 am - 5:45 pm

Location:

600 Main Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8602782670

Annual Festival of Trees & Traditions

Dates: 
11/30/2018
12/01/2018
12/02/2018
Time: 
10am–5pm

Organization:

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Location:

P.O. Box 195
Southbury, CT, 06488
United States

Phone:

(203) 228-8243

Annual Southbury Turkey Trot 5K and Kid's Fun Run

Dates: 
11/22/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Location:

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

(203)432-3776

Location:

Webster Bank Arena
600 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT, 06604
United States

Phone:

203.334.GOAL(4625)

Bridgeport Sound Tigers 10:30 am Home Game

Dates: 
01/23/2019
04/02/2019
Time: 
10:30 am

Location:

Webster Bank Arena
600 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT, 06604
United States

Phone:

203.334.GOAL(4625)

Bridgeport Sound Tigers 3 pm Home Game

Dates: 
11/25/2018
12/16/2018
01/20/2019
Time: 
3 pm

Organization:

Location:

600 Main Street Webster Bank Arena
Bridgeport, CT, 06604
United States

Phone:

203.334.GOAL(4625)

Bridgeport Sound Tigers 5 pm Home Game

Dates: 
03/17/2019
03/24/2019
Time: 
5 pm

Location:

Webster Bank Arena
600 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT, 06604
United States

Phone:

203.334.GOAL(4625)

Bridgeport Sound Tigers 7 pm Home Game

Dates: 
11/23/2018
12/01/2018
12/05/2018
Time: 
7 pm

Location:

Webster Bank Arena
600 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT, 06604
United States

Phone:

203.334.GOAL(4625)

Bridgeport Sound Tigers 7:30 pm Home Game

Dates: 
03/23/2019
Time: 
7:30 pm

Organization:

Mystic Seaport

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-5322

Community Carol Sing at Mystic Seaport!

Dates: 
12/16/2018
Time: 
3 pm

Location:

80 Whitehall Rd PO Box 368
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

8605670857

Crack o’ Dawn Owl Prowl

Dates: 
12/08/2018
Time: 
4 am

Location:

625 Williams Street
New London, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

860-443-2545

Emil Carlsen’s Quiet Harmonies at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum!

Dates: 
12/01/2018
12/02/2018
12/04/2018
Time: 
during regular hours

Organization:

Shubert Theater

Location:

247 College St
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

800-228-6622

FINDING NEVERLAND at The Shubert Theater

Dates: 
03/15/2019
03/16/2019
03/17/2019
Time: 
Varies

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Firelight Festival

Dates: 
11/30/2018
Time: 
4-8 pm

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914.723-3470

Greenburgh Nature Center's MAPLE SUGARING PARTY

Dates: 
03/03/2019
Time: 
11 am - 3 pm

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Harvesting History

Dates: 
11/23/2018
Time: 
10:00-4:30

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Holiday Shopping Evenings

Dates: 
11/29/2018
12/06/2018
12/13/2018
Time: 
5-9 pm

Organization:

Mystic Seaport

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-5322

Lantern Light Tours at Mystic Seaport!

Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
11/30/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Location:

80 Whitehall Rd PO Box 368
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

8605670857

Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Llama Farm

Dates: 
12/08/2018
12/16/2018
Time: 
2 pm

Location:

5 Brookside Avenue P.O. Box 836
New Milford, CT, 06776
United States

Phone:

860-350-6863

Man of La Mancha

Dates: 
12/07/2018
12/08/2018
12/13/2018
Time: 
Fri & Sat: 8pm Sun: 2pm

Location:

Clearpool Campus
33 Clearpool Road
Carmel, NY, 10512
United States

Phone:

845.279.2995

Maple Sugaring & Pancake Breakfast

Dates: 
03/10/2019
Time: 
9:00am - 1:00pm

Location:

80 Whitehall Rd PO Box 368
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

8605670857

Mystery Animal Meet & Greet

Dates: 
12/05/2018
12/12/2018
12/19/2018
Time: 
4 pm

Organization:

Location:

242 East Main Street
Thomaston, CT, 06787
United States

Phone:

860-283-RAIL (7245)

Northern Lights Limited at Railroad Museum of New England

Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
Time: 
varies see website

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577 x10

OWL MOON Night Hike at NCNC

Dates: 
01/12/2019
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Shubert Theater

Location:

247 College St
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

800-228-6622

RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S THE KING AND I at The Shubert Theater

Dates: 
05/02/2019
05/03/2019
05/04/2019
Time: 
Varies

Location:

120 White Street
Danbury, CT, 06813
United States

Phone:

203-778-8337

Santa's Railyard at the Danbury Railway Museum

Dates: 
12/02/2018
12/08/2018
12/09/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Location:

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT, 06854
United States

Phone:

203-852-0700 EXT 2232

Shark-Diving Santa at The Maritime Aquarium

Dates: 
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
11/29/2018
Time: 
12:15 pm - 12:30 pm; 2:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Organization:

Shubert Theater

Location:

247 College St
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

800-228-6622

SLEEPING BEAUTY at The Shubert Theater

Dates: 
02/02/2019
Time: 
Varies

Location:

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

Phone:

(203) 348-5285

Organization:

Shubert Theater

Location:

247 College St
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

800-228-6622

STOMP at The Shubert Theater

Dates: 
04/05/2019
04/06/2019
04/07/2019
Time: 
Varies

Location:

4 Hamilton Street
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

1 203-865-0831 Ext 20

The New Haven Symphony presents Beethoven!

Dates: 
11/29/2018
Time: 
7:30 pm

Location:

4 Hamilton Street
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

1 203-865-0831 Ext 20

Location:

4 Hamilton Street
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

1 203-865-0831 Ext 20

The New Haven Symphony presents Movies, Movies, Movies!

Dates: 
05/18/2019
05/19/2019
Time: 
May 18, 2019 • 2:30 pm May 19, 2019 • 3:00 pm

Location:

4 Hamilton Street
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

1 203-865-0831 Ext 20

The New Haven Symphony presents Mozart’s Paris

Dates: 
03/14/2019
Time: 
7:30 pm

Location:

4 Hamilton Street
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

1 203-865-0831 Ext 20

The New Haven Symphony presents Wicked Divas

Dates: 
02/09/2019
02/10/2019
Time: 
February 9, 2019 • 2:30 pm February 10, 2019 • 3:00 pm

Location:

280 Ocean Drive East
Stamford, CT, 06902
United States

The Shippan Turkey Trot

Dates: 
11/22/2018
Time: 
10 am

Organization:

Shubert Theater

Location:

247 College St
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

800-228-6622

THE WIZARD OF OZ at The Shubert Theater

Dates: 
12/27/2018
12/28/2018
12/29/2018
Time: 
Varies

Organization:

Location:

258 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203.438.4519

Third Saturdays

Dates: 
12/15/2018
Time: 
10 am to 5 pm

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

Train Show at Greenburgh Nature Center

Dates: 
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
12/01/2018
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Location:

80 Whitehall Rd PO Box 368
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

8605670857

Location:

80 Whitehall Rd PO Box 368
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

8605670857

Winter Hike Up Apple Hill

Dates: 
12/22/2018
Time: 
8 am

Organization:

Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

(860) 627-6540

Winterfest and the Tunnel of Lights at the CT Trolley Museum

Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
Time: 
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm