10 Things In Connecticut You Should Do This Summer

Looking for something to do this summer? Below we’ll list 10 things you should do this summer without leaving the state!

Hartford Yard Goats Baseball

Looking for some baseball fun? Home games are always great at Dunkin Donuts Park!

milb.com/hartford


Get New Haven Pizza

New Haven pizza is a must for your summer bucket list. We’re not telling you where to go, just go as soon as you can!


The Mark Twain House

Located in Hartford, the Mark Twain House was home to easily one of Connecticut’s most famous authors.

marktwainhouse.org


Fort Trumbull State Park

Visit one of Connecticut’s famous military forts along the coast located in New London.

ct.gov/deep


The Connecticut Wine Trail

With 25+ vineyards along the trail this is sure to make any wine lover happy.

ctwine.com


Essex Steam Train and Riverboat

Get out and see the beautiful Connecticut River and historic Essex aboard The Essex Steam Train and Riverboat!

essexsteamtrain.com


Beardsley Zoo

Connecticut’s only zoo, The Beardsley Zoo is home to countless animals both from locally as well as around the world.


The Leitner Family Observatory and Planetarium

Every Tuesday night, the Leitner Observatory presents shows in their planetarium theater which is open to the public. Following the show and weather permitting, visitors are invited to observe the night sky through one of the Observatory’s telescopes.

leitnerobservatory.yale.edu


Farmington River Tubing

Ready to get wet? The Farmington River is sure to cool you down in the hottest days of summer.

farmingtonrivertubing.com


Lime Rock Park

Lime Rock Park is a historic motorsports venue in Lakeville, Connecticut that is sure to impress any racing fan.

limerock.com


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