Highlights of Mystic Country - from an insider

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  • Multiple ways to spend your holiday weekend enjoying fall in Mystic Country, Connecticut. Multiple Days Walktober Northeastern Connecticut / The Last Green Valley This year marks the 25th anniversary of Walktober, an event designed to explore the beauty and treasures of the National Heritage Corridor known as The Last Green Valley, a region that remains […] The post Columbus Day Weekend in Mystic Country, CT: Oct. 9-12 appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.

  • This is Bailey. She’s an 8-year-old English Bulldog from Hoboken. She loves car rides and adventures. And recently stopped into the Mystic Country region for a vacation with her humans. She vacations like a ROCK STAR. Bailey, you know how to live it up. “My wife and I have been visiting Mystic and the Mystic […] The post #BaileysRoadTrip Bulldog sees the sights of Mystic Country, CT. appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.

  • Agriculture, antiques, acoustic music and alpacas. That’s the eclectic but true mix of events happening this weekend in Mystic Country. Multiple Days National Alpaca Farm Days September 26-27 They’re fuzzy, friendly, and sometimes they spit in your face (lol, pretty rare actually). They’re alpacas. And if you’ve always wanted to learn about these adorable creatures, […] The post This Weekend in Mystic Country, Connecticut: September 25-27, 2015 appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.

  • Sometimes exploring on foot is the way to go. Mystic Country, Connecticut is loaded with history and charm. Check out these walking tours that will guide you through some of our towns and villages on your own time. Starting in Putnam, in our northeast corner, check out the River Mills Heritage Trail, just over a mile […] The post Walking tours in Mystic Country, Connecticut appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.

  • A weekend full of food, festivals and farmers markets. New Exhibit at Mystic Seaport Ships, Clocks & Stars: The Quest for Longitude Sept 19, 2015 to March 28, 2016 / Mystic Seaport Mystic Seaport’s new exhibit tells the extraordinary story of the race to determine longitude at sea. Spurred on by the promise of rich rewards, […] The post This weekend in Mystic Country, Sept 18-20, 2015: Food, Festivals & Farmers Markets appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.

  • Saying farewell to the end of summer with a full weekend of food, festivals and fun. All weekend Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival September 9-12 / New London The grand finale of the Connecticut Coast Guard Summer. A celebration of Connecticut’s maritime heritage, history and spirit of innovation, this year’s festival includes a Chowder contest, boat […] The post This weekend in Mystic Country, Sept. 11-13, 2015: Mystic Eats, CT Maritime Festival, Carlo’s Bakery & More appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.

  • Labor Day may be the unofficial end of summer, but we’re not letting go without a fight. Here’s a full weekend of events in eastern Connecticut where you can savor these last summer moments. Woodstock Fair September 4-7 / Woodstock Fairgrounds The second longest continuously running fair in the nation and the largest agricultural fair […] The post Labor Day Weekend in Mystic Country, Sept 4-7, 2015: Fairs, Trains, Mazes & More appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.

  • Autumn adventure awaits around every corner in these Mystic Country labyrinths. You’ll enjoy trying to navigate your way to a victorious finish. (Or maybe pulling out a rescue flag… who’s to judge.) This season’s corn maze crop includes odes to the Sleepy Hollow (Preston Farm), turkeys (Ekonk Hill Turkey Farm) and the milky way (Fort […] The post Come get lost: corn mazes in Mystic Country appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.

  • A weekend full of pride in culture, tradition, food, music and yourself. Here’s what’s happening this weekend in Mystic Country: Brooklyn Fair August 27-30 / Brooklyn Fair Grounds The oldest continuously active agricultural fair in the United States. Running Aug. 27-30, this fair attracts some of the best talent in the country music industry. This […] The post This weekend in Mystic Country, August 28-30, 2015: Brooklyn Fair, Schemitzun & More appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.

  • The winners have been announced for Connecticut Magazine‘s 18th Annual Best of Connecticut compilation and here are the magazine editor’s Mystic Country picks! Did your favorite make the list? Click here for the full article. Quotes appeared in the September 2015 issue of Connecticut Magazine. Cultural Attraction: With Kids Mystic Seaport Mystic, mysticseaport.org “Kids instinctively realize […] The post Mystic Country Best of Connecticut 2015 Winners appeared first on See Mystic Country CT.