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This site shows off our favorite things to do and see in the Mystic Country Connecticut region. Enjoy exploring. We know you will love it as much as we do! - The crew at Mystic Country

10 things to do this weekend in Mystic Country: April 29-May 1

10 things to do this weekend in Mystic Country: April 29-May 1

Multiple Days/All Weekend Monty Python’s Spamalot Now – May 1 / Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre / Storrs Starring Richard Kline (TV’s Three’s Company, Broadway’s City of Angels, National Tour of Wicked) as King Arthur and Mariad Torres (Elphaba in the National Tour of Wicked, World Premiere Prince of Broadway) as the Lady of the Lake! Monty Python’s...

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15+ Ideas for this Weekend in Mystic Country: April 22-24

15+ Ideas for this Weekend in Mystic Country: April 22-24

All Weekend/Multiple Days Photo courtesy of The Dinosaur Place at Nature’s Art Village Earth Week Celebration at The Dinosaur Place at Nature’s Art Village April 18-22 / 10am-6pm / The Dinosaur Place at Nature’s Art Village, Oakdale Celebrate Earth Week at The Dinosaur Place at Nature’s Art Village. All events are free with paid admission to the Outdoor...

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This Weekend in Mystic Country: April 15-17

This Weekend in Mystic Country: April 15-17

All Weekend/Multiple Days Image courtesy of Mystic Aquarium. Mystic Spirit Week Now-April 20 / Mystic Aquarium, Mystic Join the Mystic Aquarium during this special week to enjoy food, music, demonstrations and more in honor of Mystic’s local history, heritage, culture and celebrate what makes Mystic wonderful. mysticaquarium.org Guerrilla Girls: Art, Activism...

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Easter Egg Hunts in Mystic Country, Connecticut

Easter Egg Hunts in Mystic Country, Connecticut

The Easter Bunny makes at stop at Olde Mistick Village. Photo courtesy of the Eastern Regional Tourism District/Mystic Country. In Mystic Country, the Easter Bunny just doesn’t hop down the bunny trail, he hops through the woods and onto some Dino Trails! Here are some great eastern Connecticut egg hunts for those celebrating the Easter holiday. Easter Egg...

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This Weekend in Mystic Country: March 4-6

This Weekend in Mystic Country: March 4-6

All weekend/Multiple Days Seal Watch Cruises March & April / Project Oceanology, Groton This 2 1/2 hour program begins with a 20 minute multi-media presentation about one of America’s favorite marine mammals, the seal. After the presentation, participants board the Enviro-lab and travel to popular winter seal haunts. The seals are actually Maine natives...

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This weekend in Mystic Country: Feb 26-28

This weekend in Mystic Country: Feb 26-28

All weekend/Multiple Days Photo courtesy of the Niantic Main Street Niantic/East Lyme Restaurant Week February 22-28 / Niantic & East Lyme Come explore one of Connecticut’s Fan-Favorite Towns one delicious bite (and deal) at a time with 20 restaurants to choose from. nianticmainstreet.org Winter Tea at the Ashbel Woodward House: Savoring Local Flavor with...

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Mystic Country by Fireside

Mystic Country by Fireside

Mystic Country by Fireside Inn at Woodstock Hill There is nothing more inviting on a cold winter’s day than the snap-crackle-pop of a real fire in the hearth. Many places offer charming gas-burning flames but below are a few spots in eastern Connecticut offering a place to relax beside that old fashioned real wood magic. Inn at Woodstock Hill, Woodstock Historic...

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This Weekend in Mystic Country: Feb 19-21, 2016

This Weekend in Mystic Country: Feb 19-21, 2016

All weekend/Multiple Days Photo courtesy of Mystic Aquarium. Tropical Sunsation Week Now- Feb 21 / 10am-2pm / Mystic Aquarium We’re turning up the heat and taking a vacation from winter! Float among our tropical exhibits inside and enjoy various activities throughout the week including special animal appearances, hula lesson, contests, games and more. mysticaquarium.org “Drawn...

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The History of the Willimantic Cupid

The History of the Willimantic Cupid

David Wollner (left) and Wayne Norman (right) at the Cupid Crowning Ceremony at Windham Town Hall. Photo courtesy of the Eastern Regional Tourism District/Mystic Country. Armed with his newly acquired bow and arrow, beer scepter, tie-dyed balloons, Cupid sash and over-sized medallion, Willimantic Brewing Company’s owner David Wollner became Willimantic’s...

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President’s Day Weekend in Mystic Country: Feb 12-15

President’s Day Weekend in Mystic Country: Feb 12-15

All weekend/Multiple Days Photo courtesy of Mystic Seaport. Winter’s Aweigh February 13-15 / Mystic Seaport, Mystic A remedy for cabin fever on President’s Day weekend. All children ages 17 and younger receive free admission to Mystic Seaport when accompanied by a paying adult! Special activities for children include working dog demonstrations, arts...

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