CT for Kids Last Updated: May 2023

Family fun seekers can take their pick in Connecticut. Introduce the kids to creativity with art, music, theater, and dances experiences and classes. Plus check out classic amusement and outdoor adventure, aquariums and zoos filled with friendly creatures, spots for sweet treats, and the joys of “pick-your-own” farms.

Kids Create

Warner Theatre, Torrington

Let the kids get creative with art, music, theater, and dance. Find more here.

For a kid-friendly theatrical experience, don’t miss Polyglot Theatre: Bees at the 2023 International Festival of Arts & Ideas. Explore a buzzing, humming hive of activity, as three human-sized Bees busy themselves in the creation of a community alongside children who transform into bees as they play.

Aquariums & Zoos

Mystic Aquarium, Mystic

Sharks, penguins, sea turtles, tigers, red pandas — get up close and personal with cool creatures at Connecticut’s aquariums and zoos.