Spring is in full bloom in Connecticut and it’s a great time to enjoy the best of this beautiful season. We invite you to try a new activity this spring while exploring nature, visiting museums, enjoying great fairs and festivals, and more. Happy Spring!
Blooming flowers and plants are a great reminder of how beautiful the spring season is in New England. Explore the lovely gardens of Hill-Stead Museum in Farmington, the Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens in Stamford, or Hollister House Garden in Washington to see what’s in bloom and enjoy a relaxing stroll this spring. View more gardens to visit this spring
Experience the art and culture Connecticut has to offer by visiting any one of the great museums in our state. The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, American Clock and Watch Museum, or the Danbury Railway Museum are a few of some of the amazing museums to put on your list. For more museums for every interest, view our Guide To Connecticut’s Museums.
Find a Nature Trail
Walking outdoors is a great way to get moving! With so many great parks and trails in Connecticut, you don’t need to be an experienced hiker to enjoy fresh air and scenic views. Partner up with a friend or family member and visit a park in your area to enjoy nature this spring. View the trails and parks in your area
Enjoy Fairs and Festivals
Connecticut is known for having some of the best of New England’s festivals and fairs. Mark your calendars for the Westport Fine Arts Festival, the Greenwich Town Party Music Festival, and the Litchfield Art Festival coming up this month to enjoy arts and culture and entertainment. For more outdoor events happening this year, view all upcoming fairs and festivals
Get Farm Fresh Produce
Many local farms open their stands in the spring as their fresh and organic produce becomes available, so visit your local farm to find some of your favorite fruit and vegetables in season. Or you can visit the amazing farmers markets around the state to enjoy a variety of produce, freshly baked goods, jams, jellies, spreads, and much more. View all the Farmers Markets open in Connecticut
Rainy Day Destinations
Is the rain getting you down? You can still enjoy some awesome spring activities indoors. Check out Connecticut’s many amazing performing arts venues for musicals and theatrical performances, shop local at Connecticut’s many unique town centers, or treat yourself to a day of relaxation at your favorite local spa.
For all the latest things to do in Connecticut this season, go to CTvisit.com.