Nature | What’s happening in Fairfield County, CT

Greenburgh Nature Center

The Greenburgh Nature Center’s mission is to offer inspiring, hands-on environmental education experiences, to foster an appreciation of nature, and to promote sustainable practices. The Greenburgh Nature Center hosts eco-friendly or “green” birthday parties where you can celebrate your child’s special day and the wonders of nature. We offer many different themed parties that are fun and educational. Your guests can also enjoy exploring our nature preserve, including our Nature’s Discovery Playground and outdoor animal displays, either before or after the party.
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale , NY , 10583
Phone: 914-723-3470
41° 0' 18.738" N, 73° 48' 24.5448" W

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

203-966-9577

Annual FALL FAIR - New Canaan Nature Center

Dates: 
10/01/2021
10/02/2021
Time: 
Check website Early Entry for NCNC Members 9:30 A.M.

Location:

99 Powder Hill Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
United States

Phone:

(860) 349-3454

2021 SUMMER CONCERT SERIES MOUNTAINSIDE at Powder Ridge

Dates: 
10/15/2021
Time: 
7 pm - 9:30 pm

Location:

98 Neptune Avenue
New London, CT, 06320
United States

2021 Summer Entertainment at Ocean Beach State Park

Dates: 
09/19/2021
09/24/2021
Time: 
Times vary

Location:

130 Bible Street P.O. Box 1600
Cos Cob, CT, 06807
United States

Phone:

203-869-9242

Annual Dazzling Dahlias Show

Dates: 
09/26/2021
Time: 
10:00am

Location:

2132 Middlebury Road
Middlebury, CT, 06762
United States

Phone:

203-758-2913

Annual Oktoberfest at Quassy Amusement Park!

Dates: 
09/25/2021
09/26/2021
Time: 
11 am - 5 pm

Location:

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

ANNUAL POUND RIDGE HARVEST FESTIVAL

Dates: 
10/02/2021
Time: 
1 pm - 6 pm

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

860.242.7144

Auerfarm's Annual Honey Harvest

Dates: 
09/16/2021
Time: 
5:30PM

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo

Connecticut's only zoo, featuring more than 300 species from North and South America. Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo has a proud history of over 90 years as Connecticut’s only Zoo. As an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and participant in its Species Survival Plan (SSP) programs, we are committed to the preservation of endangered animals and are actively developing strategies that will protect species and preserve their wild habitats. Through education, conservation, research and recreation, Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo provides a wonderfully wild experience for students and families. Check out the variety of programing we offer for all ages, including Zoo Patrol summer adventures for ages 6-11!
1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06610
Phone: 203-394-6565
41° 12' 31.9284" N, 73° 11' 1.9176" W

Location:

130 Bible Street P.O. Box 1600
Cos Cob, CT, 06807
United States

Phone:

2038639242

Dahlia Show 2021 at Greenwich Botanical

Dates: 
09/26/2021
Time: 
10:00am -3:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, 14604
United States

Phone:

203-797-4505 ext 7726

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, 14604
United States

Phone:

(203) 797-4505 ext. 7730

Location:

56 Egypt Rd
Somers, CT, 06071
United States

Phone:

(860) 749-6527

Four Town Fair

Dates: 
09/16/2021
09/17/2021
09/18/2021
Time: 
Times vary

Location:

New Milford Town Green
10 Main Street
New Milford, CT, 06776
United States

Phone:

(860) 799 6105

FREE Community Yoga with Evolve

Dates: 
10/10/2021
Time: 
10:30 -11:30am

Organization:

National Park Service

Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Dates: 
09/25/2021
11/11/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

9146668448

Free Guided Hike at Westmoreland Sanctuary

Dates: 
09/19/2021
09/26/2021
10/03/2021
Time: 
2 pm – 4 pm

Organization:

Boundless Adventures

Location:

735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY, 10577
United States

Phone:

914-893-4550

Organization:

Boundless Adventures

Location:

735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY, 10577
United States

Phone:

914-893-4550

GLOW IN THE PARK - SATURDAYS at Boundless Adventures

Dates: 
09/18/2021
10/01/2021
Time: 
6pm - 11pm

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Goat Yoga at Flanders!

Dates: 
09/26/2021
Time: 
9:30 am

Organization:

Location:

10 Woodside Lane
Westport, CT, 06880
United States

Phone:

2035574400

Group Canoe Paddle at Earthplace

Dates: 
09/18/2021
10/17/2021
Time: 
Times Vary see Info

Organization:

Boundless Adventures

Location:

735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY, 10577
United States

Phone:

914-893-4550

HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION - SATURDAYS IN OCTOBER at Boundless Adventures

Dates: 
10/16/2021
10/23/2021
10/30/2021
Time: 
6pm - 11pm

Location:

Locust Road
Harwinton, CT, 06791
United States

Phone:

(860) 307-4313

Harwinton Fair

Dates: 
10/01/2021
10/02/2021
10/03/2021
Time: 
Friday 4:00pm - 9:00pm Saturday 8:00am - 8:00pm Sunday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Location:

Camp Mattatuck
221 Mount Tobe Rd
Plymouth, CT, 06782
United States

Hollowed Harvest 2021 - Camp Mattatuck

Dates: 
09/24/2021
09/25/2021
09/26/2021
Time: 
times vary

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203-322-6971

Honey Harvest Festival

Dates: 
09/19/2021
Time: 
11:00 AM

Location:

Greenwich Audubon Center
613 Riversville Road
Greenwich, CT, 06831
United States

Phone:

2039301353

Marvelous Metamorphoses: An Outdoor Puppet Performance

Dates: 
09/25/2021
Time: 
11:00 AM-12:00 PM

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: 
10/02/2021
10/23/2021
10/28/2021
Time: 
5:30pm – 7:30pm; 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Location:

Orange Connecticut Fairgrounds
525 Orange Center Road
Orange, CT, 06477
United States

Orange Country Fair- CT

Dates: 
09/18/2021
09/19/2021
Time: 
Check website for details

Location:

12600 FM 2932
Forney, TX, 75126
United States

Phone:

(469) 834-2857

Pumpkin Patch at The Gentle Zoo

Dates: 
10/01/2021
10/02/2021
10/03/2021
Time: 
9:30-2:00, 9:30-8:00, 11:00-6:00

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Queens Farm Pumpkin Patch

Dates: 
10/01/2021
10/02/2021
10/03/2021
Time: 
11:00 am–4:30 pm

Location:

Ballard Park, Main Street, Ridgefield, CT
Main Street
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Ridgefield's Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off and Festival

Dates: 
09/26/2021
Time: 
10:00 AM ~ 3:00 PM Weigh Off Begins at 12:00 PM

Location:

47 Sweeney Rd Off of Sullivan County Route 31, just 4 miles from iconic Hawk's Nest Highway
Glen Spey, NY, 12737
United States

Phone:

845-856-9000

Silent Meditation Retreat with Buddhist Monk NY USA 2022

Dates: 
01/07/2022
01/08/2022
01/09/2022
Time: 
10am-8pm

Location:

30 Town House Rd
Durham, CT, 06422
United States

Phone:

(860) 349-9495

The 101st Annual Durham Fair

Dates: 
09/23/2021
09/24/2021
09/25/2021
Time: 
Times Vary please check website

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: 
09/17/2021
09/18/2021
09/19/2021
Time: 
Fri: 12pm–4:30pm; Sat & Sun: 11am–4:30pm; Mon, Oct 11th: 11am–4:30pm

Location:

1850 Elm St
Stratford, CT, 06615
United States

Phone:

(203) 292-0214

The Shakespeare Market

Dates: 
09/19/2021
10/03/2021
10/17/2021
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Lachat Town Farm- CT

Location:

106 Godfrey Road West
Weston, CT, 06883
United States

The Summer Farmers Market - Lachat Town Farm

Dates: 
09/24/2021
Time: 
4 pm - 8 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, 14604
United States

Unicorns and Narwhals Unite 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
04/02/2022
04/03/2022
04/09/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598