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

Fairfield County's online guide to arts, culture, & recreation!

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

Chappaqua Children's Book Festival

From princesses to pups, to angst-filled tweens, and every crazy character in between, you’ll find them all at the Chappaqua Children’s book festival.
50 Senter Street
Chappaqua , NY , 10514 41° 9' 23.67" N, 73° 46' 17.922" W

Organization:

Location:

9 Bailey Ave
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

2034385992

Fall in Love with Ridgefield Festival

Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
Time: 
Check website for details

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

Location:

4 Hamilton Street
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

1 203-865-0831 Ext 20

125th Anniversary Opening Night

Dates: 
10/04/2018
Time: 
7:30 pm

Organization:

Ambler Farm

Location:

257 Hurlbutt Street
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

(203) 834-1143

18 th Annual Ambler Farm Day

Dates: 
09/30/2018
Time: 
12 pm - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

36th Annual QUEENS COUNTY FAIR

Dates: 
09/23/2018
Time: 
11:00 am–6:00 pm

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

Location:

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

Phone:

203-846-0525

A Haunting at Mill Hill

Dates: 
10/12/2018
10/13/2018
10/19/2018
Time: 
Fridays: 7:30pm & 9:00pm, Saturdays: 6:00pm, 7:30pm & 9:00pm

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

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Archaeology Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Dates: 
10/13/2018
Time: 
2 pm

Location:

Latham Park
Prospect St
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

2033485285

Bark in the Park

Dates: 
09/23/2018
Time: 
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6565

Beardsley Zoo Presents: Monroe Day at the Zoo

Dates: 
09/29/2018
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6565

Beardsley Zoo Presents: Orange Day at the Zoo

Dates: 
09/30/2018
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6565

Beardsley Zoo Presents: Stratford Day at the Zoo

Dates: 
09/23/2018
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

203.334.GOAL(4625)

Bridgeport Sound Tigers 1 pm Home Game

Dates: 
10/13/2018
Time: 
1 pm

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: 
11/07/2018
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: 
10/14/2018
10/21/2018
11/04/2018
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: 
10/19/2018
11/03/2018
11/10/2018
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

Location:

Mum Festival
70 Memorial Boulevard
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 584-6100

Bristol Mum Festival

Dates: 
09/23/2018
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Butterfly Encounter at the Connecticut Science Center!

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/25/2018
09/26/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Mystic Seaport

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-5339

Chowder Days at Mystic Seaport

Dates: 
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
10/08/2018
Time: 
all day

Location:

Bethlehem Fairgrounds
384 Main St North
Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

(203)266-7810

Connecticut Garlic & Harvest Festival

Dates: 
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
Time: 
10:00 am

Organization:

Location:

670 Daniels Farm Road
Trumbull, CT, 06611
United States

Phone:

203-268-2716

Corn Maze and Hayrides at Plasko's Farm in Trumbull

Dates: 
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
10/13/2018
Time: 
Check website for details

Organization:

Brown's Harvest

Location:

1911 Poquonock Avenue
Windsor, CT, 06095
United States

Phone:

(860) 683-0266

Corn Maze at Brown's Harvest

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/24/2018
09/25/2018
Time: 
10 am - 6 pm

Organization:

Location:

40 Sugar Lane
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

(203) 426-5487

Corn Maze at Castle Hill Farm

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Time: 
Sat-Sun 10am - 5pm (last entry 5:00pm)

Organization:

Location:

461 Cornwall Bridge Road, Route 4
Sharon, CT, 06069
United States

Phone:

(860) 364-0025

Corn Maze at Ellsworth Farm

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Time: 
8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

32 Reeds Gap Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
United States

Phone:

(860) 349-6010

Corn Maze at Lyman Orchards!

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/26/2018
09/27/2018
Time: 
Wed-Fri: 3 - 6 pm Sat, Sun & Holidays: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

130 Hardscrabble Road
North Salem, NY, 10560
United States

Phone:

914.485.1210

Fall Festival and Apple Picking at Harvest Moon

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/24/2018
09/25/2018
Time: 
Orchard/Picking Hours: Daily from 9am - 4:30pm; Festival Weekends 10am - 5pm

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

(860) 242-7144

Fall Festival at Auer Farm

Dates: 
10/06/2018
Time: 
11 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

1146 Cromwell Avenue
Rocky Hill, CT, 06067
United States

Phone:

860-529-6755

Fall Festival at Fair Weather Acres

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/28/2018
09/29/2018
Time: 
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays (including Columbus Day MONDAY) 10:00am – 6:00pm

Organization:

Madison Beach Hotel

Location:

94 West Wharf Road
Madison, CT, 06443
United States

Phone:

+1-203-245-1404

Fall Harvest Festival hosted by Madison Beach Hotel

Dates: 
09/30/2018
Time: 
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Organization:

Brown's Harvest

Location:

1911 Poquonock Avenue
Windsor, CT, 06095
United States

Phone:

(860) 683-0266

Family Movie Night at Brown's Harvest

Dates: 
10/05/2018
Time: 
Doors open at 6:00pm, movie begins at dusk (approx 6:45pm)

Location:

Farmers' Market
Prospect Street At Latham Park
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

2033485285

Farmers' Market

Dates: 
09/29/2018
Time: 
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

(203)432-3776

Fiesta Latina! at the Peabody Museum!

Dates: 
10/13/2018
Time: 
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

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

Organization:

Brown's Harvest

Location:

1911 Poquonock Avenue
Windsor, CT, 06095
United States

Phone:

860-683-0266

Flashlight Maze at Brown's Harvest

Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/26/2018
Time: 
6:30 pm – Last ticket sold at 8 pm

Location:

Massaro Community Farm
41 Ford Road
Woodbridge, CT, 06525
United States

Phone:

2037368618

Full Moon Trail Walk

Dates: 
10/26/2018
Time: 
7-9pm

Organization:

Location:

1355 Boston Post Road
Guilford, CT, 06437-2399
United States

Phone:

203-453-2338

GET LOST WITH BISHOP'S ORCHARDS CORN MAZE!

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Time: 
10 am - Last admission into the Corn Maze is at 4:30pm.

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Goat Yoga for Pre-Schoolers at Flanders!

Dates: 
09/24/2018
Time: 
9:30 am

Location:

111 Lovers Lane
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

(203) 453-3543

Guilford Fair

Dates: 
09/23/2018
Time: 
Friday, September 21 1:00pm — 11:00pm; Saturday, September 22 9:00am — 11:00pm; Sunday, September 23 9:00am — 7:00pm

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Halloween Hysterics at Henry's

Dates: 
10/27/2018
Time: 
10:00-4:30

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:

Locust Road
Harwinton, CT, 06791
United States

Phone:

(860) 307-4313

Harwinton Fair

Dates: 
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
Time: 
Friday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm Saturday: 8:00am - 6:00pm Sunday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

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:

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

KICKOFF TO FALL at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
10/06/2018
Time: 
11 am – 4:30 pm

Organization:

Shubert Theater

Location:

247 College St
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

800-228-6622

LES MISÉRABLES at The Shubert Theater

Dates: 
10/04/2018
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
Time: 
Varies

Organization:

Location:

1355 Boston Post Road
Guilford, CT, 06437-2399
United States

Phone:

203 453-2338

Little Red Barn & Pumpkin Patch at Bishop's Orchards

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/24/2018
09/25/2018
Time: 
9 am - 6 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

MAZE BY MOONLIGHT at Queen's Farm

Dates: 
10/13/2018
10/20/2018
Time: 
4:30 pm–9:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

2325 Burr Street
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

203-259-6305 x109

Meet Theodore Roosevelt, the Conservation President

Dates: 
10/06/2018
Time: 
10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

40 Sugar Lane
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

(203) 426-5487

Night Corn Maze at Castle Hill Farm

Dates: 
11/03/2018
Time: 
call for info

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

Location:

39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

2039776538

Outdoor Adventures: Heckscher Farm Evening Tour

Dates: 
10/19/2018
Time: 
5:30 - 6:30 pm

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:

Location:

32 Reeds Gap Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
United States

Phone:

860-349-6010

Paint the Pumpkin Pink at Lyman Orchards

Dates: 
10/13/2018
Time: 
11 a.m.

Organization:

Location:

125 Plumtrees Rd.
Bethel, CT, 06801
United States

Phone:

(203) 748-0119

PICK YOUR OWN APPLES

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Time: 
Call to verify 9am to 6pm

Organization:

Location:

1355 Boston Post Road
Guilford, CT, 06437-2399
United States

Phone:

203 453-2338

Pick Your Own Apples, Pumpkins & Raspberries

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Time: 
10am-5pm Sunday 9:00am – 6:00pm

Organization:

Portland Fair

Location:

Route 17A
Portland, CT, 06480
United States

Phone:

(860) 342-0188

PORTLAND AGRICULTURAL FAIR

Dates: 
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
Time: 
Friday: 5:00 - 11:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Sunday: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM Exhibits Removed on Sunday at 6:00 PM

Location:

Pound Ridge Town Park
179 Westchester Ave
Pound Ridge, NY, 10576
United States

Pound Ridge Harvest Festival

Dates: 
10/13/2018
Time: 
1:00 - 6:00

Organization:

Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

(860) 627-6540

Pumpkin Patch Excursion at the Connecticut Trolley Museum

Dates: 
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
Time: 
10:00 am - 4:30 pm

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:

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

Phone:

203-846-0525

Rosie the Riveter Day

Dates: 
09/30/2018
Time: 
2:00pm

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

Organization:

Spirits of Milford

Location:

Factory Lane
Milford, CT, 06460
United States

Phone:

(203) 214-7554

Spirits of Milford Ghost Walk

Dates: 
09/28/2018
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
Time: 
7:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Landmark Square Suite 110
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

203-348-5285

Stamford Downtown Parade Spectacular

Dates: 
11/18/2018
Time: 
12 pm

Location:

Stamford Athletic Club - Greek Center
1527 Bedford St
Stamford, CT, 06905
United States

Phone:

(203) 348-5285

Stamford Greek Festival

Dates: 
09/27/2018
09/28/2018
09/29/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Location:

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

Phone:

(203) 348-5285

Organization:

Location:

5 Landmark Square Suite 110
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

203-348-5285

Stamford Parade Giant Balloon Inflation Party

Dates: 
11/17/2018
Time: 
3 pm - 6 pm

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

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8605202192

Story Time at the Connecticut Science center presented by ProHealth Physicians, part of OptumCare

Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/24/2018
09/25/2018
Time: 
11:30 AM & 1 PM

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: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Time: 
11:00 am–4:30 pm* (last ticket sold at 4:30 pm)

Location:

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

Phone:

203-385-4055

The Great Pumpkin Festival- Stratford

Dates: 
10/20/2018
Time: 
1 pm - 5 pm

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

The New Haven Symphony presents Carmina Burana

Dates: 
11/08/2018
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:

PO Box 132
Oyster Bay, NY, 11771
United States

Phone:

516.628.1625

The Oyster Festival- Oyster Bay, NY

Dates: 
10/13/2018
10/14/2018
Time: 
check website for info

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:

242 East Main Street
Thomaston, CT, 06787
United States

Phone:

860-283-RAIL (7245)

Train Ride To the Pumpkin Patch at the Railroad Museum of New England in Thomaston

Dates: 
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
10/13/2018
Time: 
10 am, 12 pm and 2 pm

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