31 Things to Do in Connecticut this November

Statewide / November, 2019

There’s so much to see and do this November in Connecticut. From holiday events and celebrations to exciting attractions and new exhibits—use this list to help plan some activities this month in Connecticut.

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Connecticut Casinos Top USA Today’s List of Best Casino Hotels

Statewide / October, 2019

USA Today recently released its 10 Best Reader’s Choice Awards lists, which included top 10 best casino hotels in America. USA Today travel experts selected 20 nominees and asked readers to cast votes to determine the top 10. Mohegan Sun in Uncasville topped the list at number one and Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket was ranked number two.

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Connecticut’s Latest Boutique Hotel Opens

New Haven / October, 2019

Located in the heart of downtown New Haven, the Graduate New Haven offers guests the unique experience of staying at a university-themed boutique hotel steeped in history.

 
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38 Things to Do in Connecticut This October

Statewide / October, 2019

October in Connecticut is filled with lots of fun things to do! From leaf peeping and fall festivals to Halloween attractions and foodie adventures—here are a few ideas to help you plan.

 

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Visit Connecticut at The Big E

Statewide / September, 2019

The Big E kicks off Friday, September 13, with lots to discover inside the Connecticut Building on the Avenue of States. This year, the building features over 65 attractions, restaurants, artisans and more. Plus, save the date for Connecticut Day at The Big E on Wednesday, September 18.

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Escape to Litchfield Hills This Fall

Litchfield Hills / September, 2019

Plan a visit to scenic Litchfield Hills this fall by checking out where the Boston Globe recommends to eat, stay and play.

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32 Things to Do in Connecticut This September

Statewide / September, 2019

From active adventure and family fun to arts, culture and romantic escapes—there’s something for everyone to enjoy this month in Connecticut.

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Fall Foliage Getaways, Experiences Abound in Connecticut this Autumn

Statewide / September, 2019

With the longest fall foliage season in New England, Connecticut offers travelers more opportunities to admire the beauty and embrace the experiences that define the season: from taking a scenic drive, hike or bike ride and sipping fresh apple cider, to strolling charming towns and warming up by a fireplace.

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Watch the Mayflower II Debut Sept. 7 in Mystic

Mystic / September, 2019

Celebrate the official launch and re-commissioning of Mayflower II in an exciting public event on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Mystic Seaport Museum. The event will include musical performances, speakers and a ceremony that includes the ship’s “christening” and its lowering into the Mystic River to float for the first time in nearly three years. The ship will remain in Mystic throughout winter and return to Massachusetts in Spring 2020 in honor of the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims’ arrival to Plymouth.

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All Aboard the Torrington Express

Thomaston / August, 2019

Railroad Museum of New England is debuting a new train ride this August called the Torrington Express. The scenic ride will take you up the Naugatuck River Valley, over the famed Thomaston Dam, and through the woods to Torrington. Passengers will also get the opportunity to depart from the train and spend two hours in downtown Torrington to grab lunch, walk around and explore.

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