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Events in CT This Weekend: Everything You Need to Know

Upcoming events in CT happening from Nov to Dec

Whether you’re looking to spend an evening out with your family or have a fun time with some friends, Connecticut has tons of community events and other happenings for your enjoyment.    Connecticut during the fall is easy to fall…

Thanksgiving in CT: Top 23 Weekend Picks

The whole family coming together before the big meal

Thanksgiving in CT is a day of rituals, most of which revolve around food. On Thanksgiving, we eagerly anticipate the delicious sides, turkey, ham, and gravy. That said, there are also enjoyable activities that don’t revolve around food. Create a…

Pumpkin Picking in CT: Top 7 Picks to See Soon

A woman pumpkin picking in CT

Calling all Gilmore Girls fans: It’s your time to shine!   Connecticut in the fall is truly like none other. Its gorgeous atmosphere and general fall activities will have you looking forward to the season year-round. Sure, there’s Salem (and…

Things to Do in CT in October: Top 23 Most Unique Picks

A fall foliage trip to Candlewood Lake is one of the best things to do in CT in October

  When most people think of Connecticut, they think of yacht clubs and Yale University. However, when autumn arrives, the union’s third-smallest state has much to offer.   Stay in Connecticut to experience a true New England autumn and the…

CT Cider Mills: Top 5 Most Unique Spots to Imbibe

coffee and cider at one of the best CT cider mills

As the leaves change and the crisp autumn air fills your lungs, few things satisfy like savoring the rich flavors and history of Connecticut’s cider mills. After a few decades of falling out of favor, the cider industry has taken-off…

Things to Do in CT in September: Top 23 Most Unique Spots

the gardens at harkness memorial state park, one of the best things to do in CT in September

As a typical New Englander, I’m a huge fan of the fall.   The foliage, the harvests, the festivals, you name it.   And while October gets all the fall glory, September has benefits as the transitional month between summer…

Fall in Connecticut: Everything You Need to Know

West Cornwall covered bridge during fall in CT

Little, overlooked Connecticut is a state of many firsts.   Connecticut was the first state to institute speed limits for drivers. It did so in 1901, declaring that going over 12 miles per hour was speeding.   If Connecticut had…

Connecticut Fall Foliage: Everything You Need to Know

Connecticut Fall Foliage, winding road

It’s difficult to find a scene more awe-inspiring than a mosaic of millions of fire-red, sunset-orange, and golden-yellow leaves.   Indeed, autumn is a magical time of year for many reasons, but leaf peeping is one of the best.  …

Things to Do in CT in November: Remarkable Fall Fun

hiking trail in november in connecticut

Winter in snowy New England is legendary.   And there’s a common misconception that November is the start of the snowy months in the area.   While that may be true for much of New England, Connecticut is way more…