Category Archives: Connecticut

CT: Welcome Spring at New Haven’s Cherry Blossom Festival

New Haven, CT Exit 47: The 44th Annual Cherry Blossom Festival is a celebration of spring commemorating the planting of 72 Yoshino Japanese Cherry Blossom trees in 1973.  Hanami (cherry blossom) viewing, has been a Japanese custom since the 7th … Continue reading

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CT: Go Green for Year Fourteen of the Mystic Irish Parade

Mystic, CT Exit 90: Each year, a sliver of Ireland is brought to the small town of Mystic, Connecticut when friends and family from near and far celebrate Celtic and Gaelic customs and traditions. The 14th Annual Mystic Irish Parade … Continue reading

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CT: Growing Up in Korea – Heart and Seoul

Norwalk, CT Exit 14 N or 15 S: Last chance to see Heart and Seoul: Growing Up in Korea is a new, cultural exhibit in which five modern-day Korean kids will open their hearts and invite you to take an … Continue reading

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CT: Art in a Parking Garage?

Norwalk, CT: Northbound Exit 14, Southbound Exit 15S: An art gallery in a parking garage? Yes , you heard right. Experience the unique ambience of SoNo at this urban art gallery located at the Maritime Parking Garage. The Maritime Garage … Continue reading

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CT: Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours at the Mark Twain House

Hartford, CT Exit 48 to I-91N: For some Halloween ghouly delight check out the popular Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours at the Mark Twain House. eerie enough to have been featured on SyFy Channel’s acclaimed paranormal series Ghost Hunters and the … Continue reading

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CT: Hop, Jump, and Crawl in the new Frogs! Exhibit at Mystic Aquarium

Mystic, CT Exit 90: Discover the world of frogs at Mystic Aquarium’s brand new 1,000 square foot exhibit featuring an aquatic habitat with more than 30 different species of frogs and other amphibians from around the world. Unique exhibits allow … Continue reading

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CT: Old Lyme Showcases its Artistic Heritage with a Midsummer Festival

Old Lyme, CT Exit 70: Celebrate Old Lyme’s artistic heritage at the 30th annual Old Lyme Midsummer Festival. This two-day event, a quintessential New England bash for all ages, takes place in the heart of Old Lyme’s historic district. Browse … Continue reading

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FL: Feisty Comedy set for Shakespeare by the Sea’s 26th Season

Palm Beach, FL Exit 79B: Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival Presents ‘The Taming of the Shrew”.  This Shakespeare by the Sea XXVI  FREE outdoor professional theater experience will have the actors appear to be in the atmosphere of a Kentucky Derby, … Continue reading

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CT: Learn 19th Century Summer Activities at Mystic Seaport

Mystic, Ct Exit 90: Mystic Seaport kicks off summer in style, 19th-century style that is, on Memorial Day weekend with Salute to Summer, celebrating the best New England has to offer when the weather turns warm. Bring the family and … Continue reading

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CT: All Sizes of Donkeys and Mules Competing in Events at Bishop’s Orchards

Guilford, CT Exit 57: Something special happens at Bishop’s Orchards on May 7th – the annual Donkey and Mule Festival. Participants bring their mules and donkeys from up and down the East Coast to take part in this popular event. … Continue reading

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