Day Trips in CT

You can car school and take day trips around CT to enjoy the variety of opportunities available. Whether you go with your family, friends or a  homeschool group, there are many places to visit.

Take  your family, with friends, or a homeschool group - and explore the rich history of CT museums throughout CT and area states.

A gorgeous autumn afternoon hike, a picnic lunch, with friends, family or fellow homeschoolers - explore Connecticut's natural parks and hiking trails.

13 Amazing Playgrounds Worth Driving to Across Connecticut
Now that we have reached our limit on backyard fun, it's time to pull out the water bottles and pile the kids in the car to hit some of the best playgrounds in Connecticut. All of these playgrounds are unique, fun, and less than a 45-minute drive away from anywhere in the state.

The Big List of CT Playgrounds
"Can you believe we have visited 50 playgrounds since this site began in 2011? I can’t! But we really have visited that many and wanted to make sure you had all of the details. So today’s post is just a BIG list of Connecticut playgrounds. A simple post, but I think it might come in handy over the next few months!"

"Connecticut loves its ice cream!  One afternoon, I posted a casual query to a food lovers Facebook group: “Hello, everyone! I’m working a round-up of all the best places to enjoy ice cream across Connecticut during these hot summer days. What are your favorite spots?”  Within a matter of hours, the post racked up 154 comments along with countless likes, follows, shares, and reactions.  Ice cream enthusiasts were eager to share their favorite spots all across the state, from hidden gems to beloved staples. "
See the favorite ice cream locations across Connecticut

You have lots of choices for a trip to the big screen - see what's playing in  your area.
Read the statewide list of movie theaters

When the cool, crisp air of October arrives — and actually starting to feel like fall — it's time to take advantage of the short season, and all of Connecticut's corn fields. Pumpkin pie,  hot chocolate, pumpkin carving, autumn leaves, hikes, and, of course, corn maze fun.

Don't miss this great list of ideas. Bundle up and explore your options for winter fun in CT.

This list has the beaches organized into five areas of the state. Where do you want to visit?

Here are several websites that list various corn mazes around CT and also New England.

New England Fall Events
Link here

Ct's Corn Maze Adventures
Link here 

Preston Corn Maze
Link here