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Meet the CT Ambassadors! CTvisit.com is proud to partner with some of Connecticut’s most popular bloggers for ideas, insights and inspirations from the people who are lucky enough to call Connecticut home. This article is from MommyPoppins.com.
Every summer weekend is an opportunity to create a mini family vacation, as easily as jumping in the car. Our friends at Mommy Poppins, a fantastic resource for families in Connecticut and beyond, make it even more compelling with a list of 25 events and attractions for some seriously awesome summer adventures. They’re grouped by area, so you can easily create your own itinerary.
Featuring: Action Wildlife Foundation | City of New London | City of Norwalk | Connecticut Science Center | Connecticut Trolley Museum | Dinosaur State Park | Historic Ship Nautilus & Submarine Force Museum | Jones Family Farms | Lake Compounce Theme Park | Mystic Aquarium | Mystic Pizza | Mystic Seaport Museum | New England Air Museum | New England Carousel Museum | Ocean Beach Park | Quassy Amusement & Waterpark | Railroad Museum of New England/Naugatuck Railroad Company | Southwind Farms | Stamford Museum & Nature Center | The Barnum Museum | The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art Village | The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk | Town of North Branford | Town of North Haven | Town of Roxbury | Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
Over 300 miles of Connecticut’s coastline hug the shore of Long Island Sound and the Atlantic Ocean. So it’s no surprise that many of the region’s early European settlers arrived by sea. Working seaports were among the first industries here as well, and today these coastal towns and cities still maintain their maritime character while welcoming travelers with classic New England charm. As many visitors still like to arrive in Connecticut by private boat or public ferry, we’re suggesting a few port towns that make it easy to visit for a day or even longer.
Featuring: Audubon Guilford Salt Meadow Sanctuary | Brewer Yacht Yards | City of New London | City of Norwalk | Connecticut River Museum | Cross Sound Ferry Lighthouse Cruise | Discover East Lyme | Downtown Essex | Fort Trumbull Marina | Griswold Inn | Guilford Art Center | Guilford Mooring | Guilford Walking Tours | Mystic Aquarium | Mystic Bike Rentals | Mystic Pizza | Mystic Point Marina | Mystic River Marina | Mystic Seaport Museum | New London Historic Waterfront District | Paddle Mystic-Mystic River Adventure Company | Sheffield Island Lighthouse Ferry Cruise | Shoreline Segway | Skipper's Seafood Restaurant | Smarty's Restaurant & Pub | SoNo Nightlife | Thamesport Marina | Town of Essex | Town of Guilford | Town of Mystic
Connecticut has always been a favorite location for filmmakers, in fact, quite a few Academy Award-nominated productions have filmed here. The variety and diversity of locations available, coupled with a helpful Film Office, makes the state ideal for television, film and digital shoots. It was difficult to narrow down the list, but here are some of the more well-known movies you may recognize—and the Connecticut towns that played a role.
Featuring: City of Bridgeport | City of Norwalk | City of Shelton | City of Stamford | City of Waterbury | Essex Steam Train & Riverboat | Lake Compounce Theme Park | Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum (c.1864) | Mohegan Sun | Mystic Pizza | Mystic Seaport Museum | Town of Beacon Falls | Town of Bethel | Town of Darien | Town of Farmington | Town of Greenwich | Town of New Canaan | Town of Redding | Town of Trumbull | Yale University Visitor Center
Online article highlighting Connecticut's Pizza Trail.
Published Date: 2018-06-19
Featuring: Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana - New Haven | Mystic Pizza | The Connecticut Pizza Trail
Print and online article highlighting the many attractions in Mystic, Connecticut.
Published Date: 2018-07-01
Featuring: Captain Daniel Packer Inne | Engine Room | Maritime Gallery at Mystic Seaport | Mystic Aquarium | Mystic Drawbridge Ice Cream | Mystic Knotwork | Mystic Museum of Art | Mystic Pizza | Mystic Seaport Museum | Olde Mistick Village | Oyster Club | Town of Mystic
Print and online article highlighting Connecticut destinations near Long Island.
Published Date: 2018-08-07
Featuring: Inn at Mystic | Mystic Aquarium | Mystic Drawbridge Ice Cream | Mystic Pizza | Mystic Seaport Museum | Olde Mistick Village | Pizzetta | Red 36 | Sift Bake Shop | Steamboat Inn | The Whaler's Inn | Town of Mystic
Print and online article highlighting things to do in Southern Connecticut.
Published Date: 2018-09-01
Featuring: City of New London | Foxwoods Resort Casino | Latitude 41° Restaurant | Mohegan Sun | Mystic Aquarium | Mystic Pizza | Nathan Hale Schoolhouse | Olde Mistick Village | Steamboat Inn | Talcott Mountain State Park
Online article highlighting a 100 mile road trip that goes through New Haven and Stonington.
Published Date: 2018-09-07
Featuring: Chamard Vineyards | City of New Haven | Connecticut Wine Trail (ctwine.com) | Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana - New Haven | Mystic Pizza | Saltwater Farm Vineyard | Sift Bake Shop | Stony Creek Brewery | Thimble Island Brewing Company | Town of Stonington | Yale University Visitor Center
Online article that highlights Connecticut restaurants that provide a foliage view.
Published Date: 2018-09-12
Featuring: Chamard Vineyards | City of New Haven | Connecticut Wine Trail | Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana - New Haven | Mystic Pizza | Saltwater Farm Vineyard | Sift Bake Shop | Stony Creek Brewery | Town of Stonington | Yale University Visitor Center
Weekly radio and online spot highlighting things to do in Connecticut.
Published Date: 2019-02-19
Featuring: Essex Steam Train & Riverboat | Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center | Lake Compounce Theme Park | Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum (c.1864) | Mystic Pizza | Yale University Visitor Center
Online article highlighting the best places to go visit in 2019.
Published Date: 2019-03-04
Featuring: Mystic Aquarium | Mystic Pizza | Mystic Seaport Museum | Town of Mystic