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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

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

Lyman Orchards

Connecticut River Valley’s favorite farm on our annual KidsOutAndAbout Top 20 Places to Take Kids in Hartford, Lyman Orchards is a beautiful and sprawling farm with gorgeous scenery and a sense of history you can feel with each step you take. Lyman Orchards has been a CT favorite for more than 275 years and they pride themselves on a tradition of preserving the land and offering wholesome activities for the whole family.
32 Reeds Gap Road
Middlefield , CT , 06455
Phone: (860) 349-6010
41° 29' 50.1828" N, 72° 42' 53.172" 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

Organization:

Location:

336 Long Bottom Road
Southington, CT, 06489
United States

Phone:

(860)229-4240

Apple Picking at Rogers Orchards

Dates: 
10/23/2020
10/24/2020
10/25/2020
Time: 
10:00am-5:00pm

Organization:

Connecticut Post Mall

Location:

1201 Boston Post Rd.
Milford, CT, 06460
United States

Phone:

(203) 301-2240

Blood Drive at Connecticut Post Mall

Dates: 
11/05/2020
Time: 
8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

40 Sugar Lane
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

(203) 426-5487

Corn Maze at Castle Hill Farm OPEN this year BY RESERVATION ONLY

Dates: 
10/24/2020
10/25/2020
10/31/2020
Time: 
Sat-Sun 10am - 5pm (last entry 5:00pm)

Organization:

Outhouse Orchards

Location:

139 Hardscrabble Rd
North Salem, NY, 10560
United States

Phone:

(914) 277-3188

Corn Maze at Outhouse Orchards

Dates: 
10/21/2020
10/22/2020
10/23/2020
Time: 
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

2035028005

Couples Night

Dates: 
10/23/2020
10/24/2020
10/30/2020
Time: 
7PM-9PM

Organization:

Fair Weather Growers

Location:

1146 Cromwell Avenue
Rocky Hill, CT, 06067
United States

Phone:

860-529-6755

Fall Fest & Corn Maze at Fair Weather Acres

Dates: 
10/23/2020
10/24/2020
10/25/2020
Time: 
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays (including Columbus Day MONDAY) 10:00am – 6:00pm

Organization:

Brown's Harvest

Location:

1911 Poquonock Avenue
Windsor, CT, 06095
United States

Phone:

860-683-0266

Flashlight Maze at Brown's Harvest

Dates: 
10/23/2020
10/24/2020
10/30/2020
Time: 
6:30 pm – Last ticket sold at 8:30 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
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United States

Phone:

5129155636

Girlstart's Starry Nights at Home!

Dates: 
11/05/2020
01/07/2021
Time: 
9:00am - Hands-on STEM activities and star show available all day!

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Harvest Weekends Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
10/24/2020
10/25/2020
Time: 
11 am–4:30 pm

Organization:

Lake Compounce

Location:

822 Lake Avenue
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

860-583-3300

Holiday Lights at Lake Compounce

Dates: 
11/14/2020
11/15/2020
11/20/2020
Time: 
4 pm

Organization:

Location:

101 Marchant Road
West Redding, CT, 06896
United States

Phone:

(203) 938-2117

Introduction to Fly Tying for Adults

Dates: 
11/07/2020
Time: 
2-3pm

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: 
10/24/2020
Time: 
5:30 pm–9:30 pm (with staggered entry at 5:30pm and 7:30pm)

Organization:

Location:

125 Plumtrees Rd.
Bethel, CT, 06801
United States

Phone:

(203) 748-0119

Pick your own apples at Blue Jay Orchards

Dates: 
10/24/2020
10/25/2020
Time: 
Call to verify 11am - 5pm

Organization:

Outhouse Orchards

Location:

139 Hardscrabble Rd
North Salem, NY, 10560
United States

Phone:

(914) 277-3188

Pick Your Own Apples at Outhouse Orchards

Dates: 
10/21/2020
10/22/2020
10/23/2020
Time: 
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location:

466 Academy Road
Cheshire, CT, 06410
United States

Phone:

(203) 272-8418

Pick your own Apples, Pears, Blueberries & Raspberries at Norton Brothers

Dates: 
10/21/2020
10/22/2020
10/23/2020
Time: 
8:30 AM to 5 PM Monday - Friday 9 AM to 4:30 PM Saturday & Sunday

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

203 453-2338

Pick Your Own Apples, Pumpkins & Raspberries at Bishop's Orchards

Dates: 
10/21/2020
10/22/2020
10/23/2020
Time: 
10am-5pm Sunday 9:00am – 6:00pm

Organization:

Location:

606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd
Shelton, CT, 06484
United States

Phone:

(203) 929-8425

Pick Your Own Pumpkin at Jones Family Farms

Dates: 
10/21/2020
10/22/2020
10/23/2020
Time: 
Daily 10am - 5:30pm

Organization:

March Farm

Location:

160 Munger Lane
Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

(203)266-7721

Pick Your Own Pumpkins and Apples at March Farm

Dates: 
10/24/2020
10/25/2020
10/31/2020
Time: 
10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Location:

130 Hardscrabble Road
North Salem, NY, 10560
United States

Phone:

914.485.1210

Pumpkin Patch at Harvest Moon

Dates: 
10/21/2020
10/22/2020
10/23/2020
Time: 
M-F 9-6 WEEKENDS BY RESERVATION ONLY

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Queens Farm Pumpkin Patch

Dates: 
10/24/2020
10/25/2020
Time: 
11:00 am–4:30 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

2039003349

Sensory-Sensitive Saturday at Greenwich Audubon

Dates: 
11/14/2020
12/12/2020
Time: 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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: 
10/23/2020
10/24/2020
10/25/2020
Time: 
Fri, 12 pm–4:30 pm Sat/Sun/Columbus Day, 11 am–4:30 pm