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

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PORTLAND AGRICULTURAL FAIR

Annual Fair in Portland, CT.
Dates: 
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
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
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Organization:

Portland Fair

Location:

Route 17A
Portland, CT, 06480
United States

Phone:

(860) 342-0188

Fall Fest! at Quassy Amusement Park!

Live music both days featuring Mattson Rose, plus free pumpkin decorating for the kids. Fantastic fall food, seasonal beer in the Fieldside Pavilion. Free admission to Family Fest. Parking $7 and fees for food, beverages, rides and attractions. Park open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Dates: 
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
11 am - 5 pm
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Organization:

Quassy Amusement Park

Location:

2132 Middlebury Road
Middlebury, CT, 06762
United States

Phone:

203-758-2913

Fall in Love with Ridgefield Festival

Bring the family to Ridgefield’s Main Street area on Friday evening, October 19th and on Saturday, October 20th. From the Keeler Tavern to the Ridgefield Library, the Main Street area of Ridgefield will be decorated and waiting for visitors with food, games, shopping & sales, music and much more!!!
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
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Location:

9 Bailey Ave
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

2034385992

125th Anniversary Opening Night

Experience the excitement of the NHSO’s 125th birthday bash Opening Night!
Dates: 
10/04/2018
7:30 pm
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Location:

4 Hamilton Street
New Haven, CT, 06511
United States

Phone:

1 203-865-0831 Ext 20

OKTOBERFEST at Hunter Mountain

Hunter Mountain is honored to announce Oktoberfest has been included in USA Today's 10 Best Oktoberfests in the Nation!
Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Varies
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Location:

Route 23A PO Box 295
Hunter, NY, 12442
United States

Phone:

800-486-8376

Beardsley Zoo Presents: Monroe Day at the Zoo

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is proud to invite all Monroe residents to come to the Zoo for a reduced admission fee of just $5 with I.D. Meet and greet town officials, business and civic leaders, friends, and neighbors during a fun filled day for the entire family. This event is presented in partnership with the Town of Monroe.
Dates: 
09/29/2018
10 am - 4 pm
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Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6565

Fall Festival at Auer Farm

Bring the family out to the farm on a nice fall day, enjoy entertainment, games, hayrides, food and local 4-H groups displaying their work. Take a walk through our corn maze and enjoy our 120 acres.
Dates: 
10/06/2018
11 am - 4 pm
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Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

(860) 242-7144

Beardsley Zoo Presents: Orange Day at the Zoo

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is proud to invite all Orange residents to come to the Zoo for a reduced admission fee of just $5 with I.D. Meet and greet town officials, business and civic leaders, friends, and neighbors during a fun filled day for the entire family. This event is presented in partnership with the Town of Orange.
Dates: 
09/30/2018
10 am - 4 pm
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Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6565

Pound Ridge Harvest Festival

The Pound Ridge Harvest Festival is a celebration of local food and culture. Free to enter, the Harvest Festival highlights local merchants and speciality food purveyors who select their most enticing dishes to serve. Craft breweries are on hand with copious pours of the finest brews, and a wine tasting features a variety of wines hand selected by the town’s speciality wine stores. The kids pavilion features a root beer garden, face painting, fun games, contests and more!
Dates: 
10/13/2018
1:00 - 6:00
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Location:

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

CT Trolley Museum presents: Rails to the Darkside

The unfortunate untold story...
Dates: 
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

(860) 627-6540

Connecticut Garlic & Harvest Festival

We would like to invite you to join us for the 14th Annual Connecticut Garlic & Harvest Festival. It will be held on October 6-7, 2018 at the Bethlehem Fairgrounds on Route 61 in Bethlehem, Join us for the area’s most unique festival, now in its 14th year! Fresh garlic and farm produce, garlic specialty food vendors, crafts, garlic food court, garlic growing lectures, garlic cooking demonstrations, live entertainment, amusements, and plenty of samples make this a must for the garlic lover. Bring the kids, and your appetite!
Dates: 
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
10:00 am
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Location:

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

Phone:

(203)266-7810

GET LOST WITH BISHOP'S ORCHARDS CORN MAZE!

The 2018 Corn Maze is OPEN through October 28th. Hours are 10am-5pm on weekends and Columbus Day only. The price is $7.00/person with children 2 and under free. Last admission into the Corn Maze is at 4:30pm. This year we have partnered with the Mystic Aquarium for a Beluga and Penguin themed Maze! Get lost while you enjoy interactive games and trivia, all corresponding to all things SEA. The Corn Maze is located at our Main Orchard, 526 New England Road in Guilford, approximately 2 3/4 miles from the Farm Market. Call our 24/7 info line at 203-458-7425 to stay up-to-date.
Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
10 am - Last admission into the Corn Maze is at 4:30pm.
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Organization:

Bishop's Orchards

Location:

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

Phone:

203-453-2338

Corn Maze at Lyman Orchards!

You'll dance all the way through this year's Dancing with the Stars Corn Maze! With more than two miles of pathways through towering stalks, this maze earns a "PERFECT 10" from the judges, and our guests! This year's maze, in partnership with WTNH, News 8, celebrates one activity that brings the world together -- the language of dance. When you visit the Lyman Orchards' Corn Maze, you're helping a great cause. $1 of every admission is donated to the American Cancer Society.
Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/26/2018
09/27/2018
Wed-Fri: 3 - 6 pm Sat, Sun & Holidays: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Organization:

Lyman Orchards

Location:

32 Reeds Gap Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
United States

Phone:

(860) 349-6010

The 99th 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.
Dates: 
09/27/2018
09/28/2018
09/29/2018
Thursday: 4:00pm – 10:00pm Friday: 9:00am – 10:00pm Saturday: 9:00am – 11:00pm Sunday: 9:00am – 7:00pm
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Location:

30 Town House Rd
Durham, CT, 06422
United States

Phone:

(860) 349-9495

Little Red Barn & Pumpkin Patch at Bishop's Orchards

The Little Red Barn and Pumpkin Patch will be OPEN for the 2018 Fall Season from Saturday, September 15th, through Wednesday, October 31st. We look forwarded to another exciting year in 2018. Information below is tentative for 2018. OPEN daily starting September 15th, 2018 thru October 31st, from 9am-6pm – FREE ADMISSION 1355 Boston Post Road, Guilford CT. Fall Family Fun is here at the Bishop’s Orchards Little Red Barn, so come to our Pumpkin Patch. Inside the Little Red Barn you will find fall seasonal decorations as well as perishable items.
Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/24/2018
09/25/2018
9 am - 6 pm
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Organization:

Bishop's Orchards

Location:

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

Phone:

203 453-2338

Zoo Tots at the Beardsley Zoo!

This mostly 45 minute program for children 22 months to four years old, who are accompanied by an adult, may include theme related songs or games, live animals, and a simple craft. REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Dates: 
10/09/2018
10/10/2018
11/13/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am
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Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

(203) 394-6563

Chowder Days at Mystic Seaport

With cool fall days comes the desire to indulge in a hot bowl of chowder — and what better place to do so than here at Mystic Seaport? Coastal Gourmet’s Chowder Days menu is sure to satisfy all appetites and features a variety of chowders and bisques, along with clam fritters and other fall favorites. Enjoy seasonal desserts. The cost of food is not included in Museum admission.
Dates: 
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
10/08/2018
all day
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Organization:

Mystic Seaport

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-5339

Rosie the Riveter Day

We can do it! Join the Norwalk Historical Society on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 2:00pm at Mill Hill Historic Park for a celebratory event honoring the lives of the brave women who worked on the home front during WWII.
Dates: 
09/30/2018
2:00pm
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Location:

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

Phone:

203-846-0525

Corn Maze at Castle Hill Farm

Come get lost in our seven acre corn maze! Each year, we create a completely different and unique design to feature as our maze. We'll send you in the maze with a map that also shows you where our numbered "Fact Signs" are. Find all 30 of our signs and read their themed facts or use them to find your spot in the maze if you get lost! Halfway through our maze, climb up on our wagon observation deck and take a look over the top of the corn at our farm! For those who get lost or just want to do a short version of our maze, we have an emergency exit right next to this observation deck and American flag marker.
Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Sat-Sun 10am - 5pm (last entry 5:00pm)
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Organization:

Castle Hill Farm

Location:

40 Sugar Lane
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

(203) 426-5487

Goat Yoga for Pre-Schoolers at Flanders!

Goat yoga has become a popular activity at Flanders and this month Flanders will be holding two September morning sessions of goat yoga especially for preschoolers and their caretakers so they too can get in on the fun! Adorable Nigerian dwarf goats will be frolicking & cuddling with your child at this one hour gentle stretch and movement outdoor class held at the picturesque Van Vleck Farm. In the case of inclement weather there will be an art project, story, or age appropriate barn yard animal focused activity held inside the barn instead.
Dates: 
09/24/2018
9:30 am
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Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Beardsley Zoo Presents: Stratford Day at the Zoo

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is proud to invite all Stratford residents to come to the Zoo for a reduced admission fee of just $5 with I.D. Meet and greet town officials, business and civic leaders, friends, and neighbors during a fun filled day for the entire family. This event is presented in partnership with the Town of Stratford
Dates: 
09/23/2018
10 am - 4 pm
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Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6565

Open House at The Harvey School

Please join us for an open house event to meet our faculty and students and get a tour of our beautiful campus!
Dates: 
10/20/2018
9 am - 12 pm
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Organization:

The Harvey School

Location:

260 Jay Street
Katonah, NY, 10536
United States

Phone:

914-232-3161 ext. 113

The Oyster Festival- Oyster Bay, NY

The Oyster Festival, the East Coast's largest waterfront festival with more than 200, 000 attendees, returns this October for its 35th year on October 13th & 14th, 2018, offering a fun mixture of new activities and old favorites that are certain to entertain the entire family. The Oyster Festival is a project of the Oyster Bay Rotary Club and funded by the Oyster Bay Charitable Fund. The Oyster Festival offers a fun mixture of new activities and old favorites that are certain to entertain the entire family including live entertainment, ships, top-notch artisans, pirate shows, midway rides, and the iconic oyster eating and shucking contest. And of course...the Food Court, where volunteer chefs and culinary pros work side by side, cooking and serving dozens of unique oyster, clam and other seafood concoctions along with traditional festival fare. Profits from all FOOD COURT sales directly support 25 participating local charities while proceeds from carnival rides and merchandise sales is donated to additional charities supported by the Rotary throughout the year. Admission is FREE. Parking is FREE. And MOST activities are FREE. A family-friendly event, the Oyster Festival remains Alcohol-FREE and Pet-FREE.
Dates: 
10/13/2018
10/14/2018
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Location:

PO Box 132
Oyster Bay, NY, 11771
United States

Phone:

516.628.1625

Farm School at Flanders

Farm School kicks off on September 28 with the theme “Rabbits and their Habits!” when preschoolers will be learning some interesting facts about these soft long eared creatures. Kids and their caregivers will meet and get the chance to interact with the rabbits that make their home at the Flanders’ barn and enjoy an age appropriate rabbit related activity.
Dates: 
09/28/2018
9:30 am
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Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

18 th Annual Ambler Farm Day

Families from Wilton and beyond descend upon Ambler Farm for our yearly fall festival. Enjoy the Apple Slingshot, Farm Animals, Make-Your-Own-Scarecrow, Hay Rides, Trebuchet (aka “Punkin Chucker”), Children’s Crafts, Pumpkin Patch + more!
Dates: 
09/30/2018
12 pm - 4 pm
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Organization:

Ambler Farm

Location:

257 Hurlbutt Street
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

(203) 834-1143

Pumpkin Patch Excursion at the Connecticut Trolley Museum

Pumpkin Patch is a family fun filled adventure where you ride on a trolley car out to the pumpkin patch and children can pick out a FREE pumpkin.
Dates: 
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

(860) 627-6540

Fall Breakout Day: Animals & Art at Stamford Museum and Nature Center

We're celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Loft Artist Association in our early fall exhibition with a chance to delve into some art of your own!
Dates: 
10/08/2018
11 am - 3 pm
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Location:

39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

2039776538

AUDITIONS for A WINTER BALLET - All Dancers Welcome

Sunday, September 23 Auditions for A Winter Ballet for Dancers - Ages 6-20 Audition Fee $10 Act 1: Nutcracker's Kingdom of Sweets Act 2: Original Holiday Dances and Songs Performances: Saturday, December 8th at 1:00pm and 7:00 pm at Trumbull High
Dates: 
09/23/2018
12:30pm
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Organization:

Rockwell Dance Center

Location:

18 Lindeman Drive
Trumbull, CT, 06611
United States

Phone:

203-502-8315

Fall Festival and Apple Picking at Harvest Moon

Come on out to the farm, support what we do, and create life long memories with your loved ones!
Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/24/2018
09/25/2018
Orchard/Picking Hours: Daily from 9am - 4:30pm; Festival Weekends 10am - 5pm
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Location:

130 Hardscrabble Road
North Salem, NY, 10560
United States

Phone:

914.485.1210

Chelsea Piers FULL-DAY GYMNASTICS CAMP- Daily

At Chelsea Piers Gymnastics Camp, gymnasts of all levels, from beginners to advanced, experience the thrill of learning new skills and mastering old ones. Our experienced and highly qualified staff works with small groups to identify individual strengths, teach proper technique and help campers reach their highest potential. Campers are divided into small groups by age and skill level. Whether a child dreams of mastering Olympic-level goals or simply wants to channel their boundless energy, he or she will love Chelsea Piers Gymnastics Camp.
Dates: 
10/08/2018
11/06/2018
11/12/2018
8:45AM - 3:45PM
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Location:

One Blachley Road
Stamford, CT, 06902
United States

Phone:

203-989-1100

PICK YOUR OWN APPLES

Pick Your Own Apples will begin on Saturday, Sept 8, 2018 on Saturdays and Sundays only
Dates: 
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
Call to verify 9am to 6pm
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Organization:

Blue Jay Orchards

Location:

125 Plumtrees Rd.
Bethel, CT, 06801
United States

Phone:

(203) 748-0119