New York Post Recommends Two Connecticut Towns for Winter Weekends

New York Post rounds up the best towns for non-skiers to spend winter weekends and includes Middlefield and Cornwall Connecticut. Check it out! read more stories from the connecticut roundup Subscribe to The Connecticut Roundup Share News & Events Share with us and our readers your news, events, suggestions, ideas, listings or just about anything … Continue reading New York Post Recommends Two Connecticut Towns for Winter Weekends

10 Marvelous Places to Visit in Connecticut

From a romantic getaway with your special someone to a beach trip with your family, there’s a state that has everything you need: Connecticut. This part of New England has something for everyone, whether you’re a bookworm, wine connoisseur, history buff, art enthusiast, or just love shopping your ideal destination is located in this fascinating area. Check … Continue reading 10 Marvelous Places to Visit in Connecticut

Celebrate Mardi Gras 2020 at The New England Carousel Museum

The New England Carousel Museum will be in full New Orleans-style celebration mode during their 30th annual Mardi Gras party on Saturday, February 22, 2020 from 7:30 PM – midnight. Come join us for an evening of fun and frolicking with great music, good food, bourbon, and beads. The Big Easy evening features music and … Continue reading Celebrate Mardi Gras 2020 at The New England Carousel Museum

Learn How to Make These Amazing Korean Lanterns in Terryville

The Terryville Library will host “Korean Culture and Lantern Making” on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 1:30pm. Representatives from the Korean Spirit and Cultural Promotion Project will be joining us to share information about their culture and history. As you make your own paper and wire Lotus Lantern to take home, learn the history of the lantern and … Continue reading Learn How to Make These Amazing Korean Lanterns in Terryville

Operation Warm Hearts – Coats for Veterans

Veterans Strong Community Center is pleased and honored to announce that it has received a donation of winter coats from Ocean State Job Lot. Operation: Warm Hearts is committed to giving winter coats to our CT Veterans and has donated 10,000 coats across the state of Connecticut for Veterans. Veterans Strong Community Center is a distribution … Continue reading Operation Warm Hearts – Coats for Veterans

It's A Sweet Valentine’s Day Deal at These 17 Restaurants

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and if you are looking for the perfect gift for that special someone, the Norwalk Seaport Association is offering a truly thoughtful and unique gift, the new “Taste of the Seaport Restaurant Tour Card” that is sure to light up a smile! Best of all, this Valentine’s Day gift … Continue reading It's A Sweet Valentine’s Day Deal at These 17 Restaurants

"Valentine's Feeding Time for Couples" Feb. 9 at Maritime Aquarium

Nothing says “I love you” like giving your sweetheart the chance to hand-feed a cownose ray, and The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is making that romantic gesture possible for 10 lucky couples on Sun., Feb. 9. On the Sunday before Valentine’s Day, The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is putting a special twist on its behind-the-scenes … Continue reading "Valentine's Feeding Time for Couples" Feb. 9 at Maritime Aquarium

Watch Future Olympians Soar in Salisbury's 94th Annual JumpFest

This will be the 94th year when ski jumpers and lovers of winter sports converge in Salisbury at Connecticut's signature winter event, JumpFest. Ski jumping was introduced to this bucolic town in 1926 when a Norwegian farmer, Mr. Satre sailed off his barn; making ski jumping a winter tradition here ever since. This year, JumpFest … Continue reading Watch Future Olympians Soar in Salisbury's 94th Annual JumpFest

Get to Know Connecticut's Mum City

Best known for being the home of ESPN, Bristol is filled with unique things to see and do which you can’t experience anywhere else. It’s home to one of the oldest continuously running theme parks in the nation, Lake Compounce. Another attraction that you can only find in Bristol is the American Clock & Watch … Continue reading Get to Know Connecticut's Mum City

Unusual Connecticut: Shade Swamp Sanctuary

Given a long enough timeline, nature will swallow anything up, and such was the fate of an abandoned small zoo just off U.S. Route 6 in Connecticut. Now people drive by every day without knowing the remnants of a Depression-era menagerie are peeking out from the overgrowth surrounding the road. The little “zoo” was part … Continue reading Unusual Connecticut: Shade Swamp Sanctuary