The Mark Twain House Will Offer a Haunted History Tour For One Night Only!

Editors Note: This event was incorrectly posted on the City of Hartford's tourism website. Occasionally Connecticut Roundup promotes events from their website. We apologize for the error. Filled with haunted history, dark tales, and Victorian traditions surrounding seances and spiritualism, these nighttime tours are as educational as they are goosebump-inducing. Participants will hear lots of … Continue reading The Mark Twain House Will Offer a Haunted History Tour For One Night Only!

Check Out These Fabulous Indoor Connecticut Hot Spots During The Winter

The challenge of finding indoor family fun can be a lot easier: Just add a few of Connecticut’s stellar indoor attractions. Any of these will do on days when the weather isn’t saying “Come out and play” but you don’t want the kids staying in the house all day. And if you are on an … Continue reading Check Out These Fabulous Indoor Connecticut Hot Spots During The Winter

Fundraising Campaign Beats Challenge Goal, Raises 63K Total for Nutrition Programming

Donors to Wheeler honored retired President and Chief Executive Officer, Susan Walkama, LCSW, by contributing more than $38,000 in her name, spurred on by the challenge of an anonymous $25,000 matching gift.  The total raised to support the program, between the match and the contributions, exceeds $63,000.  Walkama retired on November 1 after nearly 40 … Continue reading Fundraising Campaign Beats Challenge Goal, Raises 63K Total for Nutrition Programming

Celebrate National Engineers Day at Bristol Museum

Join Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center for their annual museum-wide celebration of all things engineering! From the Egg Drop Challenge and small appliance take apart station to 3D Pens, a Pancake Bot, Gooey Gravity, and more, ABB engineers will work with children as they explore the world of science and engineering. Engineers Day … Continue reading Celebrate National Engineers Day at Bristol Museum

Winter Is Here And No Boundaries Youth Theater Has A Lot To Offer

Please NBYT on January 7, 2020 at 6:30pm for a free event to kick off 2020. Featured will be a presentation by the CREC Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts regarding their half and full day art programs for high school students. If you believe your child's education could be enhanced by focusing more on the arts during normal … Continue reading Winter Is Here And No Boundaries Youth Theater Has A Lot To Offer

Check Out These Fantabulous Winter Ideas in Connecticut

Why spend a winter weekend kicking around the house when you can be exploring so much of what Connecticut has to offer instead? Whether you like being indoors or out, whether it’s food or fun you’re after, Connecticut has lots of answers for you on its wintertime menu. Pick a few and try them out. … Continue reading Check Out These Fantabulous Winter Ideas in Connecticut

Stay Calm and Check Out These Relaxing Connecticut Waterfalls

Rushing water often helps us to feel peaceful and less stressed, and many people seek out these natural beauties to rejuvenate themselves. Maybe it’s the sound of the water, knowing how powerful nature is, or something else entirely. There is certainly beauty in cascading water that rolls from any height over limestone or other rocky … Continue reading Stay Calm and Check Out These Relaxing Connecticut Waterfalls

34 Things to Do in Connecticut This January

Looking for something to do in Connecticut in January? Whether you want something active, relaxing, cultural or nature-oriented, we have you covered. Learn more! Active Adventure 1. Try snowshoeing. Rent snow shoes from Housatonic River Outfitters and hit the Appalachian Trail and Mohawk State Forest. At Winding Trails in Farmington, you can rent snow shoes, skate skis, and  cross-country skis. 2. … Continue reading 34 Things to Do in Connecticut This January