Hands-on | Kids Out and About Fairfield County, CT

Organization:

Location:

32 Reeds Gap Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
United States

Phone:

860-349-1793

Pear-apalooza at Lyman Orchards

Dates: 
08/31/2019
Time: 
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Bruce Museum

Explore Art and Science at the Bruce Museum, located at One Museum Drive in Greenwich, CT. The Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm; closed most Mondays and major holidays.
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich , CT , 06830
Phone: 203-869-0376
41° 1' 11.4852" N, 73° 37' 22.5552" W

Discovery Museum and Planetarium

Discovery Museum has interactive exhibits, planetarium shows, Science on a Sphere, and so much more! Discover an “Energy Network” with catapults, solar power, and simple machines. Test physic concepts using pulley chairs, levers, and giant magnets. Create a light spectrum masterpiece on Everbright, a massive Lite Brite-style station, or challenge yourself in the “DARE to Discover” gallery. Fly a mission to the Moon in Discovery Museum’s Challenger Center, a simulated space mission experience which can be scheduled for groups or parties. Have a memorable birthday, with super fun science themes like Starforce Explorers and Peculiar Potions. Book an overnight at the Museum for your Scout or school group! Discovery offers amazing class field trip options, with over 80 different learning labs, live science demonstrations, and planetarium shows. You can also book Travelling Science that comes to your school or library! The Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm, throughout the school year for regular admission. Pre-booked school groups can schedule a visit on Mondays.
4450 Park Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06604
Phone: 203-372-3521
41° 12' 56.0124" N, 73° 14' 1.3488" W

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

iD Tech Camps & Academies- Fairfield

iD Tech is the world’s #1 summer STEM program for ages 7-17, held at 150+ prestigious locations nationwide. With world-class instructors and innovative courses in coding, game development, robotics, and design, iD Tech programs instill in-demand skills that embolden students to shape the future.
Held at 150+ Locations Nationwide Trusted and hosted by campuses including Stanford, NYU, Caltech, and HKU
Fairfield , CT , .
Phone: 1-888-709-TECH
27° 9' 47.4048" N, 80° 14' 9.2688" W

Katonah Art Center

The Katonah Art Center now located at 40 Radio Circle in Mt. Kisco with easy access for families in Armonk, Bedford & Chappaqua. The Katonah Art Center is Westchester’s go-to hub for students looking to learn about and excel in the visual arts. Drawing, painting, pottery, sculpture, photography, fused glass, jewelry-making, 3D printing, digital arts and more! All ages and all levels welcome. After school and weekend classes available.
40 Radio Circle Drive
Mt Kisco , NY , 10549
Phone: 9142324843
41° 11' 34.242" N, 73° 44' 4.4484" 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

TennisCT

TennisCT is a network of 5 indoor and outdoor tennis clubs located throughout Fairfield County where players go to connect with others who love the game. Playing at a TennisCT club gives you access to world-class tennis programs, tennis facilities, special tournaments, USTA play, leagues, social events, and of course, the best instructors and staff. It’s what makes a TennisCT club more than just a place for tennis lessons.
815 Post Rd. 2nd Floor
Darien , CT , 06820 41° 4' 43.3776" N, 73° 28' 8.2812" W

Location:

9 Main Street North
Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

203.266.7596

Monarch Madness: Pollinators on Parade

Dates: 
09/14/2019
Time: 
1 pm - 4 pm

Location:

32 Rte 37 E.
Sherman, CT, 06784
United States

Phone:

860.355.0271

12th Annual Raspberry Festival at White Silo Farm

Dates: 
09/14/2019
09/15/2019
Time: 
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Location:

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

Phone:

914-666-8448

2019 Greenwich-Stamford Christmas Bird Count

Dates: 
12/15/2019
Time: 
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Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

2019 Summer Camps at Greenburgh Nature Center

Dates: 
08/23/2019
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
Time: 
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Location:

32 Rte 37 E.
Sherman, CT, 06784
United States

Phone:

860.355.0271

2nd Annual Heirloom Tomato Festival at White Silo Farm

Dates: 
09/01/2019
Time: 
12 pm - 5 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

37th Annual Queens County Fair at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
09/21/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–6:00 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

39th Annual Antique Motorcycle Show at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
09/15/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–4:00 pm

Location:

32 Rte 37 E.
Sherman, CT, 06784
United States

Phone:

860.355.0271

4th Annual Beet Festival at White Silo Farm

Dates: 
10/05/2019
10/06/2019
Time: 
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Organization:

Lounsbury House

Location:

316 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-6962

5TH ANNUAL FAMILY DAY at Lounsbury House

Dates: 
09/22/2019
Time: 
12 pm - 3 pm

Location:

32 Rte 37 E.
Sherman, CT, 06784
United States

Phone:

860.355.0271

6th Annual Quince Festival at White Silo Farm

Dates: 
11/02/2019
11/03/2019
Time: 
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Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

Animal Evidence at Greenburgh Nature Center

Dates: 
09/28/2019
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Bear Grylls Survival Academy Teen Summer Programs

Dates: 
08/23/2019
Time: 
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Location:

303 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT, 06850
United States

Phone:

(203) 899 0606 x 262

BooZoo's Beach Party at Stepping Stones

Dates: 
08/23/2019
08/24/2019
08/25/2019
Time: 
During open hours

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

Bugging Out at Greenburgh Nature Center

Dates: 
09/14/2019
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Butterfly Encounter at the Connecticut Science Center!

Dates: 
08/23/2019
08/24/2019
08/25/2019
Time: 
varies, see below

Location:

12 Avis Drive
Latham, NY, 12110
United States

Phone:

518-861-6515

Capital Region Apple & Wine Festival -26th Annual

Dates: 
09/14/2019
09/15/2019
Time: 
Saturday, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Sunday, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Children's Halloween Festival At Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
10/27/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–4:00 pm

Location:

1 Jewell Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Cinderella Ball at the Bushnell Park Carousel

Dates: 
09/15/2019
Time: 
1:00 - 3:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

40 Beech Street
Port Chester, NY, 10573
United States

Phone:

(914) 937-2047

Clay Art Center Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/23/2019
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

239 BANK STREET
NEW LONDON, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

(860) 447-2519

Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival

Dates: 
09/12/2019
09/13/2019
09/14/2019
Time: 
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Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Eco Explorers Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
08/28/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Endangered Species Summer Camp (gr. 1 - 3)

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
08/28/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Location:

Lake Mohegan
960 Morehouse Highway
Fairfield, CT, 06825
United States

Phone:

(203) 256-3191

Fairfield Light Up the Night Festival

Dates: 
09/07/2019
Time: 
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Fairfield Museum and History Center- Summer Camps

Dates: 
08/23/2019
Time: 
Check info for particular camp

Organization:

Location:

1111 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

203.432.0600

Family Program: Stories and Art

Dates: 
09/08/2019
10/13/2019
11/10/2019
Time: 
1-2 pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131831

Feeding Fun at Greenburgh Nature Center

Dates: 
09/01/2019
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Location:

Playland Parkway
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 813-7010

First Responders Day at Playland

Dates: 
08/24/2019
Time: 
12 pm - 11 pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flanders Summer Camp!

Dates: 
08/23/2019
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
Time: 
Half and Full Day Programs HALF DAY: 9am–1pm or 1–5pm ALL-DAY: 9am–5pm

Location:

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

(203)432-3776

Free Admission at the Yale Peabody Museum!

Dates: 
09/05/2019
09/12/2019
09/19/2019
Time: 
2 - 5 pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Frost Valley YMCA Day Camp

Dates: 
08/23/2019
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
Time: 
varies

Location:

New London Public library
63 Huntington Street
New London, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

6319335777

Gentle Yoga-Girls Scouts Welcomed!

Dates: 
09/28/2019
Time: 
12:00pm

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Harvest Weekends Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
10/05/2019
10/06/2019
10/12/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–4:30 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

HAUNTED HOUSE at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
10/26/2019
Time: 
1:00 pm–7:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Here We Goat Again! at Flanders!

Dates: 
09/08/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
9:30 AM

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Holiday Open House at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
12/26/2019
12/27/2019
12/28/2019
Time: 
12:00 pm–4:00 pm

Location:

9 Main Street North
Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

(203) 266-7596

Holiday Wreath Making & Ornament Making at the Bellamy-Ferriday House

Dates: 
11/30/2019
12/01/2019
12/02/2019
Time: 
Sat., Nov. 30, 9:30 – 11:30 am Sun., Dec. 1, 3 – 5 pm Mon., Dec. 2, 7 – 9 pm

Location:

Main St Ivoryton Village Green
Ivoryton, CT, 06442
United States

Ivoryton Farmers Market

Dates: 
08/24/2019
08/31/2019
09/07/2019
Time: 
10 am - 1:30 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Junior Aquarium Careers Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
08/23/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Location:

784 River Road The Rinks
Shelton, CT, 06484
United States

Phone:

2039296500 x 13

KIDS KAMP SUMMER CAMP

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
08/28/2019
Time: 
Morning Session: 8:30-11:30 AM Afternoon Session: 2:30-5:30 PM

Location:

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

Phone:

800.647.2624

Labor Day Weekend at Rocking Horse Ranch

Dates: 
08/30/2019
08/31/2019
09/01/2019
Time: 
Check website for details

Location:

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT, 06854
United States

Phone:

203-852-0700, ext. 1201

Maritime Aquarium Summer Camp programs

Dates: 
08/23/2019
Time: 
9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

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: 
10/12/2019
10/19/2019
Time: 
4:30 pm–9:00 pm (last ticket sold at 9:00)

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

Nature’s Nurturers at Greenburgh Nature Center

Dates: 
09/22/2019
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Location:

Calf Pasture Beach
48 Calf Pasture Beach Road at mini golf entrance
Norwalk, CT, 06855
United States

Phone:

(203) 854-7806

Norwalk Free Summer Movie Series

Dates: 
08/24/2019
Time: 
see info

Location:

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

Phone:

800-486-8376

OKTOBERFEST at Hunter Mountain

Dates: 
09/28/2019
09/29/2019
10/05/2019
Time: 
Saturdays: 11 AM - 6:15 PM Sundays: 11 AM - 5:15 PM (except October 13th which will run until 6:15 PM)

Location:

Orange Connecticut Fairgrounds
525 Orange Center Road
Orange, CT, 06477
United States

Orange Country Fair- CT

Dates: 
09/21/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
Check website for details

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Queens Farm Holiday Market

Dates: 
12/01/2019
12/02/2019
12/03/2019
Time: 
December 1–December 23, 2019; 10:00 am–5:00 pm; December 24, 2019; 10:00 am–2:00 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Queens Farm Pumpkin Patch

Dates: 
10/05/2019
10/06/2019
10/12/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–4:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

31 Pecks Lane
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

203-364-4009

Ranger Nate at EverWonder

Dates: 
08/30/2019
09/13/2019
09/27/2019
Time: 
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

Various locations
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United States

Smithsonian Museum Day

Dates: 
09/21/2019
Time: 
See website/location

Location:

1 Jewell Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Snow Ball with Elsa at the Bushnell Park Carousel

Dates: 
12/13/2019
Time: 
4 PM – 6 PM

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8605202192

Story Time at the Connecticut Science Center

Dates: 
08/24/2019
08/25/2019
08/31/2019
Time: 
11:30 AM & 1 PM

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Nights at Mystic Aquarium

Dates: 
08/26/2019
Time: 
6 pm - 9 pm

Location:

Playland Parkway
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 813-7010

Teacher Appreciation Day at Playland

Dates: 
08/25/2019
Time: 
12 pm - 10 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: 
09/21/2019
09/22/2019
09/28/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–4:30 pm (last ticket sold at 4:30)

Organization:

Dudley Farm Museum

Location:

2351 Durham Rd
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203–457–0770

The Dudley Summer Market 2019

Dates: 
08/24/2019
08/31/2019
09/07/2019
Time: 
9am - 12:30 pm

Location:

12 Avis Drive
Latham, NY, 12110
United States

Phone:

518-861-6515

Victorian Stroll Art & Craft Show

Dates: 
12/08/2019
Time: 
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Wildlife Weekends At Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
11/02/2019
11/03/2019
11/09/2019
Time: 
11:00 am–4:00 pm

Location:

56 Deer Run Road
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

(203)762-7280

Woodcock's Fall preschool program registration is now OPEN!

Dates: 
08/23/2019
08/24/2019
08/25/2019
Time: 
Check ebsite for info