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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
09/30/2016
10/01/2016
10/02/2016

Organization:

Town of Southington

Location:

196-200 N. Main Street
Southington, CT, 06489
United States
Time: 
various - see schedule

48th Annual Apple Harvest Festival

Situated around the beautiful Southington Town Green, the Apple Harvest Festival is a family-oriented event which attracts an estimated 100,000 visitors annually.
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Dates: 
09/26/2016

Location:

36 Perimeter Road
Windsor Locks, CT, 06096
United States

Phone:

(860) 623-3305
Time: 
10 am - 3 pm

Homeschool Day at the New England Air Museum

We’ll be open exclusively for homeschoolers and their families with a variety of activities including: Hands-on Build & Fly Challenges, Interactive Flight Science Demos, Open Cockpit Experiences, Flight Simulators, Aircraft Quests, and more!
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Dates: 
10/02/2016

Location:

36 Perimeter Road
Windsor Locks, CT, 06096
United States

Phone:

(860) 623-3305
Time: 
10 am - 3 pm

Mustang Muster Car Show at the New England Air Museum

Calling all Mustang Fans, 1964 to present! Join us on October 2nd, for the 2016 Mustang Muster Car Show! Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Proceeds to support the Museum's aircraft restoration program.
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Dates: 
10/01/2016

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263
Time: 
9:30 - 11 am

Mushrooms with Mushroom Marlene at Roaring Brook Nature Center!

Join Marlene Snecinski of the Connecticut Valley Mycological Society for a talk and stroll along the trails of Werner’s Woods. Learn fascinating facts about fungi, which ones are sought after as delicacies and which ones not to touch. Photography is encouraged. Cost: $4 members, $6 nonmembers. Pre-registration is requested.
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Dates: 
09/26/2016
09/27/2016
09/28/2016

Location:

1305 Memorial Avenue (Rte. 147)
West Springfield, CT, 01089
United States

Phone:

413.205.5041
Time: 
varies, see website

The Big E

It's finally time for the Big E! The food, the shows, the rides, the animals, the circus shows, the parade, the ... EVERYTHING! Make sure you grab your kids and head off to the BEST fair in the world!
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Dates: 
09/28/2016
10/05/2016
10/12/2016

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411
Time: 
4:30 - 5:30 pm

Firehouse Friends Club at the New England Carousel Museum

Join Museum staff and special guests as they read and discuss firehouse tales and safety tips for preschoolers. Each week will focus on a different safety topic and participants will make and take an age-appropriate hands-on activity. Includes one free carousel ride each week.
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Dates: 
09/26/2016
09/27/2016
09/28/2016

Organization:

Pumpkintown USA

Location:

93 East High Street
East Hampton, CT, 06424
United States

Phone:

(860) 267-0143
Time: 
10am – 5pm

Pumpkintown

Take a hay ride through Pumpkintown Forest and catch a glimpse of over 30 new pumpkin headed characters and their dwellings.
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Dates: 
10/01/2016

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-SCIENCE
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Martial Arts Day With Ninja Turtles at the Connecticut Science Center!

Celebrate the physical skill, discipline and sport of martial arts at the Connecticut Science Center! Join kids and families from across the state and beyond for martial arts demonstrations and a full day of hands-on fun with the Science Center’s 165 interactive exhibits. Plus, meet and greet your favorite pizza-loving reptiles Leonardo, Donatello, Michelangelo, and Raphael 11AM – 3PM.
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Dates: 
10/01/2016

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263
Time: 
7:30 - 9 am

Saturday Morning Bird Walks at Roaring Brook Nature Center!

Join us as we wander the trails through Werner’s Woods during the fall migration season. Binoculars and footwear for wet ground conditions are all you’ll need. Geared for all levels of birding expertise, but not for very young children. Cost: $3 members, $5 nonmember. Pre-registration not required.
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Dates: 
09/26/2016
09/27/2016
09/28/2016

Organization:

Castle Hill Farm

Location:

40 Sugar Lane
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

203.426.5487
Time: 
Monday-Friday: 3-5pm; Saturday&Sunday: 10am-5pm

Corn Maze at Castle Hill Farm

Come get lost in our seven acre corn maze!
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