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

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Winter Camp: Mazes & Brain Games

Put your brain to the test in our exciting new camp that expands in our blockbuster traveling exhibit, Mazes & Brain Games. You will need to use your smarts, logic, balance, memory and dexterity to solve our exclusive Science Center puzzles! Can you create your own puzzles or maze and stump your counselor?Campers in grades 1-6 will experience hands-on science enrichment through fun and engaging activities. Camp includes structured activities with our STEM Educators, as well as supervised free time to explore the Science Center’s galleries and exhibits.
Dates: 
12/30/2019
8AM-4PM
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Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2177

Stew’s Christmas Treasure Hunt

On Wednesday, December 11, 2019, from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., children age 12 and under are invited to visit the several Christmas trees that will be set up throughout Stew Leonard’s Norwalk store and to pick a special ornament off each tree. After the last tree, children will turn in their ornaments for Christmas-themed treats and prizes! The grand prize winner will receive a personal visit at Stew Leonard’s in Norwalk with Santa Claus himself, where he’ll read a special Christmas book and enjoy milk and cookies with the winner and their friends (limited to a group of 10 children).
Dates: 
12/11/2019
4 PM – 5 PM
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Location:

100 Westport Avenue
Norwalk, CT, 06851
United States

Phone:

203.790.8030

The Nutcracker

Presented by Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance Ridgefield Academy Family Series Add a touch of magic to your holiday season! Enjoy a beautiful holiday tradition in a magical land where sugar plums dance and flowers waltz to tell the classic tale of a young girl and her Nutcracker prince. Tchaikovsky’s soaring score, graceful ballerinas, wooden soldiers who come to life and a bigger-than-life Christmas tree will make the holidays bright for young and old!
Dates: 
12/13/2019
12/14/2019
12/15/2019
Times vary please check website
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Organization:

Ridgefield Playhouse

Location:

40 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-5795

Winter Wonderland 2019- New Canaan Nature Center

Come and be transported into a whole new world as the New Canaan Nature Center transforms into a Winter Wonderland filled with fun and exciting seasonal activities for the entire family. Festivities include visits with Santa (from 11:30am-2pm), horse-drawn wagon rides ($5/person), holiday trains, campfire with chestnuts & marshmallow roasting, our annual gingerbread house creation contest, caroling with the Bojanglers of CT, and so much more!
Dates: 
12/14/2019
11 AM – 2 PM
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Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Breakfast with Frosty & Friends at the Beardsley Zoo

Get in the holiday spirit and join Frosty and his friends for breakfast at Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo!
Dates: 
12/14/2019
12/15/2019
12/21/2019
Check website for time
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Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6574

26th Annual Holiday Train Show at the CT River Museum

Opens to Members – November 26, 2019; Opens to Public – November 27, 2019. The family friendly Holiday Train Show exhibit is back at the Connecticut River Museum for its 26th year of fun for all ages. See what train artist Steve Cryan has created this year! A fully operational 26 foot train layout, “I SPY” scavenger hunts, and toddler sized viewing layout are all part of the fun!
Dates: 
12/11/2019
12/12/2019
12/13/2019
10 am - 5 pm
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Location:

67 Main St
Essex, CT, 06426
United States

Phone:

(860) 767-8269

53rd Annual Messiah Concert- The First Congregational Church of Greenwich

Since 1966 First Congregational Church has presented Part I of Handel’s Messiah, the Christmas portion, concluding with the Hallelujah chorus. The First Church Festival Chorus, 75 singers strong, is accompanied by the First Church Chamber Orchestra. The 53rd annual performance will take place on Saturday, December 14, 2019, at 4:00 pm. A free-will offering will be received.
Dates: 
12/14/2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Location:

108 Sound Beach Avenue
Old Greenwich, CT, 06870
United States

Phone:

(203) 637-1791

Woodcock Nature Center - Wreath Festival Family Day

All ages are welcome! Use an array of natural materials and a few fun kid friendly pieces mixed in. You will leave with a beautiful balsam holiday wreath.
Dates: 
12/14/2019
10am - 4pm
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Location:

56 Deer Run Road
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

203-762-7280

SANTA CLAUS LETTERS - Lewisboro

Youngsters, 8 and under, are encouraged to write to Santa Claus to express their holiday thoughts and wishes. Santa’s special mailboxes will be available at the Recreation Office and the Vista, Cross River, and South Salem Post Office’s from December 2nd through December 16th. Santa and his helpers put special care into answering each letter. Please make sure that you put your complete name (first and last) and mailing address on each letter.
Dates: 
12/11/2019
12/12/2019
12/13/2019
Due Dec 16th
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Organization:

Town of Lewisboro

Location:

11 Main Street
South Salem, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-232-6162

Ring in 2020 at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort

Let us provide the all-inclusive fun! Live entertainment, 3 delicious daily all-you-can-eat meals, music and much more! New Year’s Eve Party December 31st
Dates: 
12/29/2019
12/30/2019
12/31/2019
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Location:

600 State Route 44/55
Highland, NY, 12528
United States

Phone:

800.647.2624

Disney On Ice presents Dream Big- Long Island, NY

Believing is just the beginning for your favorite Disney heroes at Disney On Ice presents Dream Big! Miguel aspires to be a musician and journeys through the Land of the Dead to unlock his family’s history. Moana and Maui bravely restore the stolen heart of Te Fiti. Anna and Elsa save their kingdom while the Disney Princesses inspire with stories of strength, determination and kindness. Share every magical moment filled with breathtaking ice skating and beloved songs and stories that give you a reason to believe!
Dates: 
01/09/2020
01/10/2020
01/11/2020
Times vary.
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Location:

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum (NYCB LIVE)
1255 Hempstead Tpke
Uniondale, NY, 11553
United States