“Out of the Box” Activities in Mystic

Are you ever tired of doing the same old things with your friends? Dinners and drinks are fun, but how about trying something new and exciting instead? If you need some inspiration to try something “out of the box” in Mystic, here’s a list of fun things you can do next time you go out with your friends.


Mystified is the perfect activity for friends and family, date nights, and anyone looking for a challenge! At Mystified, you can choose between tackling an escape room or trying your luck on a scavenger hunt. You are given clues to help you solve the puzzles. It’s a great way to unplug and share in the excitement of a mystery adventure. They also host birthday parties and private events. Next time you’re looking for a fun night out, Mystified might be the perfect choice!

Seaside Shadows Haunted Tours

Who’s up for some scary fun? Immerse yourself in the history and mystery of downtown Mystic with ghost stories, spooky adventures, and graveyard tours. Hear about Mystic’s notable past from paranormal experts. There are several walking tours available, as well as boat tours (August through October) and virtual tours. They also host special events like paranormal pub crawls and murder mystery dinners. If you love a good scare, Seaside Shadows Haunted Tours would be the perfect night out!

Fields of Fire Adventure Park

Make your next group outing a memorable one by reaching new heights at the custom built aerial adventure park in Mystic. Here you will find five elevated trails through the woods, complete with obstacles and zip lines. You can also try your luck at their outdoor escape room and solve puzzles to find the ancient lost totem. Night climbing under the lights is also available. They reopen in Spring, so book your tickets soon to explore this adventure park!

We hope this list has inspired you to try something new and “out of the box” in Mystic. If you try any of these outings, or something else adventurous in town, post your pics and tag @think_mystic so we can see all the fun you had!