Nature/Outdoors | What’s happening in Fairfield County, CT

Penfield Beach in Fairfield

Penfield Beach is a 3.5 acre beachfront property that is a favorite. A great place to swim and sun along the Long Island Sound, it offers a long stretch of sandy beach. There are picnic tables and grills on the beach for visitor use.
323 Fairfield Beach Road
Fairfield , CT , 06824
Phone: 203-256-3191
41° 8' 5.2152" N, 73° 14' 30.6384" W

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo

Connecticut's only zoo, featuring more than 350 species from North and South America. Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo has a proud history of 100 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

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Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-0711

2024 Sea Glass Festival - Mystic Seaport Museum

Dates: 
07/27/2024
07/28/2024
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

39th Annual Outdoor Crafts Festival at Bruce Museum

Dates: 
05/18/2024
05/19/2024
Time: 
10:00AM - 5:00PM

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Falling Creek Camp

Location:

816 Falling Creek Camp Rd.
Zirconia, NC, 28790
United States

Phone:

828-692-0262

August Father/Son Weekend at Falling Creek Camp

Dates: 
08/23/2024
08/24/2024
08/25/2024
Time: 
8:00AM

Location:

1070 Main St
Bridgeport, CT, 06604
United States

Phone:

(203) 367-8495

Barnum Festival Concert, Carnival & Food Truck Festival

Dates: 
05/31/2024
Time: 
5:00PM - 10:30PM

Location:

Mansion on the Slope, Cornell University
730 University Ave
Ithaca, NY, 14850
United States

Phone:

650-283-5440

Camp Fandom Multiverse

Dates: 
07/01/2024
07/02/2024
07/03/2024
Time: 
1:00pm

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Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

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Location:

9 Main Street North
Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

(203) 266-7596

Location:

396 Main Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

(203) 266-7596

Location:

55 South Main Street
Suffield, CT, 06078
United States

Phone:

(203) 266-7596

Location:

Three Saints Park
112 Miller Rd
Bethany, CT, 06524
United States

CT Localpalooza Music & Arts Festival X

Dates: 
06/08/2024
Time: 
11:30am

Location:

Scotts Corners
56 Westchester Ave
Pound Ridge, NY, 10576
United States

Food Truck Fridays - Pound Ridge

Dates: 
05/17/2024
06/21/2024
07/19/2024
Time: 
5:00PM – 9:00PM

Location:

Lewisboro Town Park
890 New York Route 35
Cross River,, 10518
United States

Phone:

914-232-6162

Fourth Annual Pride in the Park

Dates: 
06/22/2024
Time: 
2:00PM-4:00PM

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Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Dates: 
06/19/2024
08/04/2024
09/28/2024
Time: 
See website for details.

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Goshen Stampede

Location:

116 Old Middle Street Goshen Fair Grounds
Goshen, CT, 06756
United States

Phone:

(860) 485-8586

Goshen Stampede

Dates: 
06/07/2024
06/08/2024
06/09/2024
Time: 
See website for schedule

Organization:

Location:

21 Moore Rd.
Pleasant Valley, NY, 12569
United States

Phone:

(845)605-7002

Group Alpaca and Llama Walking Trek

Dates: 
04/27/2024
04/28/2024
05/04/2024
Time: 
See website for details

Organization:

Location:

21 Moore Rd.
Pleasant Valley, NY, 12569
United States

Phone:

845-605-7002

Guided Lilymoore Alpaca Farm Tours

Dates: 
04/27/2024
04/28/2024
05/04/2024
Time: 
See website for details

Organization:

Town of Lewisboro

Location:

11 Main Street
South Salem, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-232-6162

Lewisboro 24th Annual Fireworks Spectacular

Dates: 
06/29/2024
Time: 
6:00PM - 11:00PM

Organization:

Falling Creek Camp

Location:

816 Falling Creek Camp Rd.
Zirconia, NC, 28790
United States

Phone:

828-692-0262

May Father/Son Weekend 1 at Falling Creek Camp

Dates: 
05/17/2024
05/18/2024
05/19/2024
Time: 
8:00AM

Organization:

Falling Creek Camp

Location:

816 Falling Creek Camp Rd.
Zirconia, NC, 28790
United States

Phone:

828-692-0262

May Father/Son Weekend 2 at Falling Creek Camp

Dates: 
05/24/2024
05/25/2024
05/26/2024
Time: 
8:00AM

Location:

Meriden Daffodil Festival
Hubbard Park 999 W Main St.
Meriden, CT, 06451
United States

Phone:

203-630-4259

Meriden Daffodil Festival

Dates: 
05/04/2024
05/05/2024
Time: 
Varies

Location:

Warsaw Park- Ansonia CT
125 Pulaski Hwy
Ansonia, CT, 06401
United States

Midsummer Fantasy Renaissance Faire

Dates: 
06/29/2024
06/30/2024
07/06/2024
Time: 
Saturdays 11:00am - 9:00pm Sundays 11:00am - 6:30pm

Location:

DIGIVATIONS @Cornell University
730 University Ave
Ithaca, NY, 14850
United States

Phone:

650-283-5440

Model UN Academy & XGENS 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals Institute

Dates: 
07/29/2024
07/30/2024
07/31/2024
Time: 
10:00am

Organization:

Location:

151 Brookdale Road
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203-322-6971

Plant Sale 2024 and Bart Boutique - Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens

Dates: 
05/11/2024
Time: 
Bartlett Members Only: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM General Public: 10:30 AM - 3:00 PM

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Location:

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

Phone:

914-666-8448

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Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-0711

Riverfest 2024 - With Mystic Seaport Museum

Dates: 
06/01/2024
06/02/2024
Time: 
10:00AM - 5:00PM

Location:

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

Phone:

2039301353

Spring Bird Breakfast

Dates: 
05/04/2024
Time: 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Organization:

Brown's Harvest

Location:

1911 Poquonock Avenue
Windsor, CT, 06095
United States

Phone:

860-683-0266

Spring Fest at Brown's Harvest

Dates: 
05/11/2024
05/12/2024
Time: 
10:00AM - 4:00PM

Organization:

Brown's Harvest

Location:

1911 Poquonock Avenue
Windsor, CT, 06095
United States

Phone:

860-683-0266

Strawberry Festival at Brown's Harvest

Dates: 
06/15/2024
06/16/2024
Time: 
10:00AM - 4:00PM

Location:

Winslow Park - Westport, CT
44 Compo Rd N.
Westport, CT, 06880
United States

Phone:

(203) 227-9234

Westport Dog Festival

Dates: 
05/19/2024
Time: 
10:00AM - 4:00PM

Organization:

Constellations

Location:

30 Cold Spring Rd.
Rock Hill, CT, 06067
United States