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Top Free Summer Activities For Kids In Connecticut

Finding activities to keep your children busy during the summer can be difficult, especially with admission costs adding up. Having fun this summer does not mean you have to break the bank. Children’s activities across the state of Connecticut have free admission or are open to the public. Check out the listing below for a variety of free activities for children this summer.

07/10/2015

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Top Spots To Take Family Photos In Connecticut

There are beautiful locations in Connecticut’s parks that provide scenic backdrop opportunities and often times are free to the public to enter.

01/02/2015

One of the 26 parks constructed by the Sandy Hook Ground Project. This one at Elizabeth Park in Hartford was unveiled Friday, April 4, 2014, in memory of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene. (Photo by WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Sandy Hook Playground in Hartford Vandalized

While one playground was opening in Stamford at West Beach over the weekend in memory of Sandy Hook victim Jesse Lewis, a playground in Hartford’s Elizabeth Park for victim Ana Grace Marquez-Greene was vandalized.

05/05/2014

One of the 26 parks constructed by the Sandy Hook Ground Project. This one at Elizabeth Park in Hartford was unveiled Friday, April 4, 2014, in memory of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene. (Photo by WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Hartford Playground Named For Newtown Victim Opens

A new playground named in honor of one of the Newtown school shooting victims is opening in Hartford.

04/04/2014

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Top Parks In Connecticut

If you’re looking to enjoy the outdoors, consider visiting one of these parks in Connecticut.

03/29/2014

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Top Spots To See New Year’s Eve Fireworks In Connecticut

There’s something about these pyrotechnics that light up the night sky and burst into colorful designs that never fail to bring cheering from onlookers. The good news is that fireworks are no longer limited to celebrating the Fourth of July.

12/16/2013

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Top Spots In Connecticut To Take Family Photos

Be it proms, dates, engagements, weddings, births, festivals or holidays, there is a beautiful background for all photographs.

09/13/2013

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Top Outdoor Concerts To Look Forward To This Summer In Connecticut

Check out the best outdoor concerts coming to Connecticut this summer.

04/11/2013

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Top Spots For A Picnic In Connecticut

Across Connecticut, families and romancers alike love this area for its scenic picnic locations. State parks provide shoreline and waterfront views, and local vineyards combine wine with delicious foods to create a romantic getaway from life’s daily stressors. Pack those picnic baskets to enjoy hilltop views and ocean breezes at Connecticut’s best spots for a picnic.

06/09/2012

October snow storm damage in Elizabeth Park. Photo courtesy of the Friends of Elizabeth Park.

Elizabeth Park Repairs Getting Started

Repairs are getting underway, for a landmark rose garden near the Hartford-West Hartford town line.

01/10/2012

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