Kids Activities in the Fairfield County Connecticut Area | Kids Out and About Fairfield County, CT

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Firepit Fridays

Cooler nights are perfect for a campfire! Zipline, climb and then get cozy!
Dates: 
09/23/2022
09/30/2022
10/07/2022
5:00pm - 9:00pm
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Location:

The Adventure Park at the Discovery Museum
4450 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06604
United States

Phone:

203-690-1717

Laurie Berkner "GREATEST HITS" CONCERT at The Bushnell Center

true pioneer in children's music, providing a soundtrack to childhood and memories that last a lifetime, Laurie Berkner will perform songs from a career spanning more than 25 years in the entertainment industry, including "Superhero," "Waiting for the Elevator," and "Chipmunk at the Gas Pump," along with such well-loved hits as "Bumblebee (Buzz Buzz)," "Victor Vito," "We Are The Dinosaurs," "Rocketship Run," "The Goldfish (Let's Go Swimming)," and "Pig On Her Head." She's also excited to offer songs from her newest album, Let's Go! Laurie will showcase an array of tunes that encourage kids and grownups alike to get up and dance. Kids should plan to bring their dancing shoes and a stuffed animal (for their heads).
Dates: 
10/15/2022
11:00AM AND 3:00PM
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Location:

166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT, 06106
United States

Phone:

860-987-5900

Wolcott Country Fair

We have moved the fair from August to September! The new dates are 9/23 – 9/25. Attendees are treated to a traditional country fair with events including the judging of fruits, vegetables, baked goods, paintings and photography.
Dates: 
09/23/2022
09/24/2022
09/25/2022
varies
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Organization:

Wolcott Country Fair

Location:

245 Wolcott Rd.
Wolcott, CT, 06716
United States

Phone:

(203) 910-0645

Annual FALL FAIR - New Canaan Nature Center

Join the New Canaan Nature Center for two days of traditional family fun at our 52nd Annual Fall Fair! Come and enjoy carnival rides, a crazy maze, spooky stroll, pumpkin decorating, apple sling shot, zip line, and so much more! Food, drinks, & snacks will be available for cash purchase as well.
Dates: 
09/30/2022
10/01/2022
Friday, September 30th (5:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.) Saturday, October 1st (10:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.)
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Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

203-966-9577

Fall Fest at Catamount

Live Music, Food & Drinks, Kids Activities, Chairlift rides and more! Join us for our first annual Fall Fest at Catamount! This family-friendly event is open to all and serves as the unofficial kickoff to our winter countdown. Come see all the exciting projects we've been working on over the summer while you re-connect with our mountain community to share in the excitement of the upcoming ski season. Event admission is free - and certain activities will be available for an additional fee.
Dates: 
09/24/2022
10 am - 5 pm
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Location:

State Route 23 East
Hillsdale, NY, 12529
United States

Phone:

518-325-3200

The Chickadee Nature Club

A Mommy and Me Program for Toddlers 18 months to 3 years old, led by Sacred Heart's Mustard Seeds teacher, who has been teaching nature-based programs for 25 years. The program will run for 8 magical weeks: Tuesdays from 9:15 am – 10:15 am beginning 9/27, ending 11/15. For more information, please contact Frederica McGannon at mcgannonf@cshct.org.
Dates: 
09/27/2022
10/04/2022
10/11/2022
9:15 AM
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Location:

1177 King St.
Greenwich, CT, 06831
United States

Phone:

203.532.3168

10th Annual Ridgefield Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off

Ridgefield’s 10th Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off will take place in Ballard Park on Sunday, September 25th. This is a free event and open to the public! Presented by the Connecticut Giant Pumpkin Growers Club, this year’s 10th Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off promises to be BIGGER than ever! In addition to giant pumpkins, attendees can meet the growers, listen to music, and shop the farm stands and other vendors. There will also be musical entertainment, farm animal exhibits, children's activities, and more!
Dates: 
09/25/2022
10:00 AM ~ 3:00 PM Weigh Off Begins at 12:00 PM
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Location:

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

The 102nd Annual Durham Fair

In 1916 the Durham Fair began a tradition. That tradition continues today during the last full weekend in September when the fairgrounds come alive and magically transform into Connecticut’s largest agricultural fair. Come visit the Durham Fair and you’ll see what a real fair is all about. Live entertainment, rides and games on the Midway, first-class animal competitions and discovery events on the Corn Stalk Stage. Along with a trove of crafts, exhibits, shopping and fun food. Yum! The Durham Fair is easy to reach yet hard to leave. We know you will have a great time! The Durham Fair is owned and operated by the Durham Agricultural Fair Association, Inc., and is a private, not-for-profit corporation. The Durham Fair is one of the largest fairs in North America managed entirely by unpaid volunteers.
Dates: 
09/22/2022
09/23/2022
09/24/2022
Times Vary please check website
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Location:

30 Town House Rd
Durham, CT, 06422
United States

Phone:

(860) 349-9495

“Glow Wild” Lantern Festival - Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo continues to offer guests enchanting Centennial Year experiences! Beginning September 15 and continuing through November 27, “Glow Wild,” a brilliant, illuminated Lantern Festival will be held at the Zoo Thursday through Sunday evenings. As a continuation of the Zoo’s yearlong 100th birthday celebration, the Zoo will host a larger-than-life Lantern Festival inspired by our wild world. This incredible evening festival will showcase more than 35 large scale illuminated sculptures that will amaze guests of all ages. The Glow Wild Lantern Festival is a first for Connecticut, and is designed for everyone to enjoy, whether a family outing, romantic date, or coworker get together. The festival will run from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays. Timed tickets should be purchased online. They will be offered in half hour increments. A small number of tickets may be available at the door, depending upon Zoo capacity.
Dates: 
09/22/2022
09/23/2022
09/24/2022
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6565