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Frosty the Snowman at Beardsley Zoo

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Once again, the Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport is planning Breakfast with Frosty the Snowman from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. on December 21 and 22 that is sure to get the entire family in the holiday spirit.   The breakfast will take place in the Zoo’s colorful Peacock Cafe that is decorated for the holidays. Frosty […] [Read More]
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BRING THE KIDS FOR HOLIDAY LIGHTS, DELIGHTS IN WESTERN CONNECTICUT

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Imagine a park wonderland aglow with thousands of twinkling lights and a show every half hour when glittering lights dance to holiday music.  That is the thrill awaiting families when Lake Compounce, New England’s family theme park, inaugurates its first Holiday Lights season on weekends beginning November 29. The park, located in Bristol, in Western […] [Read More]
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Holiday Fun at Lockwood Mathews Mansion Dec. 15

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The holiday season is in full swing on December 15 from 12 noon to 4 p.m. at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum located on 295 West Ave. in Norwalk www.lockwoodmathewsmansion.  The Mansion is hosting the annual and very festive Holiday Open House that is fun for the entire family and especially geared toward children. The celebration […] [Read More]
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Celebrate the Holidays PT Barnum Style!

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During December, Bridgeport’s Barnum Museum is offering a limited, yet glorious, series of Victorian Christmas events as part of the Celebrate the Season programming. On Wednesday, December 11, at 11 a.m. the musuem is hosting a reading of The Night Before Christmas by Sonya Finch Bridgeport’s First Lady. Mrs. Finch will read Clement Clarke Moore’s timeless holiday tale, the enchantingThe […] [Read More]
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Franklin Street Works presents new art show

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Franklin Street Works, www.franklinstreetworks.org presents Neuromast: Certain Uncertainty and Contemporary Art. The group exhibition explores “emergence,” the theory that says unforeseeable results happen when a system reaches a certain level of complexity. The show’s title is inspired by a very specific emergent phenomenon, “neuromast,” which is the sensory organ that allows fish to effectively behave in […] [Read More]
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GREENWICH, CT SHOWS OFF ITS EXCEPTIONAL HOMES IN 26th ANNUAL HOLIDAY HOUSE TOUR

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  Many communities have popular house tours during the Christmas season, but few can equal the five spectacularly decorated homes to be seen at the Holiday House Tour on Wednesday, December 11th in Greenwich, a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut famed for its fabulous residences. The tour, now in its 26th year, is the grand […] [Read More]
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BETHLEHEM (CT) OFFERS A FESTIVE START TO THE HOLIDAY SEASON

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They call this little town in the Litchfield Hills of Connecticut “Christmas Town” with good reason. Bethlehem’s Christmas Town Festival scheduled for December 6 and 7, celebrates its 33rd birthday this year as one of New England’s favorite ways to kick off the season. Wherever you turn, special treats are waiting, from the town green […] [Read More]
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RIDE THE RAILS WITH SANTA IN WESTERN CONNECTICUT

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Did you know that Santa Claus loves trains? For proof, visit Western Connecticut where the man in red can be found presiding over weekend workshops in his own private rail cars and riding the rails with Mrs. Claus on his time off. Train rides with Santa have long been a traditional part of the Christmas scene […] [Read More]
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