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2503, 2022

Spring Happenings in Mystic

March 25th, 2022|Categories: think attractions|

Spring Happenings in Mystic Well, it’s officially Spring! We’ve turned the clocks ahead, we’re enjoying the longer days, and are excited for the warm Spring weather! We’re ready to get outside and celebrate the season, so we came up with a list of fun things to do in Mystic this Spring! Mystic Irish Parade The Mystic Irish Parade returns this year after a two year hiatus. The parade kicks off Sunday, March 27th at 1pm in beautiful Mystic. Beginning at the Seaport, over 2,000 marchers will make their way downtown and will finish up at the Mystic Museum of [...]

1103, 2022

Coffee in Mystic

March 11th, 2022|Categories: think dining|

Coffee in Mystic Who doesn’t love sitting back and relaxing with an iced coffee on a warm summer day? Or warming up in the dead of winter with a hot cup of joe? Specialty coffee shops and roasters have grown increasingly popular and have enchanted patrons with their coffee creations. If you’re looking to grab a cold brew while you’re out and about, or sit and chat with friends over some espressos, this list of the best places to get coffee in Mystic is for you! Mystic Depot Roasters Located in the historic Mystic Train Station, Mystic Depot Roasters [...]

2202, 2022

“Out of the Box” Activities in Mystic

February 22nd, 2022|Categories: think attractions, think recreation|

“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  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 [...]

1702, 2022

Must Try Winter Activities in Mystic

February 17th, 2022|Categories: think recreation|

Must Try Winter Activities in Mystic Although this winter weather may make you want to hunker down until Spring, don’t let the cold temps deter you from enjoying yourself! There are so many activities and events that are made for winter fun! We’ve put together a list of “must try” winter activities in Mystic. Mystic Seaport Ice Festival The Mystic Seaport is holding its annual Ice Festival February 19th through the 21st. Bundle up and enjoy ice sculpture demonstrations, games, crafts and live music. Warm up by the fire with hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows. Walk through the planetarium [...]

2001, 2022

Hair Salons in Mystic

January 20th, 2022|Categories: think recreation|

Hair Salons in Mystic Let’s be honest, who doesn’t love going to the hair salon and getting their hair done? Nothing beats relaxing in a chair, chatting with your stylist, while having your hair taken care of. If you’re looking for an amazing salon, look no further than these three options, right here in Mystic. Salon Golden Salon Golden, a curated salon and shop, is an amazing new addition to Mystic. They have created a space that is eclectic and welcoming, with knowledgeable stylists that have been in the industry for years. You can choose from an array of [...]

1801, 2022

Antique shopping in Mystic

January 18th, 2022|Categories: think shopping|

Antique shopping in Mystic There are many reasons people love to buy antique and vintage items. An appreciation of quality, rediscovering parts of our past, and a connection to an era gone by are just examples. Mystic has a trove of antique and thrift shops worth exploring on your next visit. Here are just a few of our favorites! Mine In Mystic  Mine in Mystic is one of the most fun shops to browse while in Mystic. It’s not just a shop, it’s a charming environment filled with everything from furniture and crystals, to vintage treasures. You will find [...]

2212, 2021

Mystic Makes New Year’s Resolutions Easy!

December 22nd, 2021|Categories: think shopping|

Mystic Makes New Year’s Resolutions Easy! It’s almost the New Year, and you know what that means: New Year’s Resolutions! The start of a new year is the perfect time to set goals for yourself. Small changes can make a big difference for you and for your family. If you’re still looking for some resolutions, look no further than these spots in Mystic to help! Kelley’s Pace One of the most common New Year’s resolutions is to exercise. Some people plan to start exercising, while others want to exercise more, or try something new. Kelley’s Pace in Olde Mistick [...]

2212, 2021

Satisfying your sweet tooth in Mystic

December 22nd, 2021|Categories: think dining|

Satisfying your sweet tooth in Mystic Who doesn’t love a sweet treat once in a while? Sometimes it’s nice to treat yourself to a pastry, cupcake, or other decadent treat at a charming dessert shop. If you’re looking to satisfy your sweet tooth, these shops in Mystic are the perfect place to go! Mystic River Chocolate Cafe Mystic River Chocolate Cafe, located on Water St. in Mystic, is the perfect spot for chocolate lovers. The cafe produces and crafts organic bean-to-bar chocolate creations, from bars and barks, to truffles and fudge. You can try some of their delicious, rich [...]

2211, 2021

Holiday Happenings in Mystic

November 22nd, 2021|Categories: think attractions, think recreation, Uncategorized|

Holiday Happenings in Mystic What’s not to love about the holiday season?! Everything is always so beautifully decorated and there is nothing like walking around and taking in the bright holiday lights, especially when in Mystic. Get ready for this December to be the most magical one yet!! Mystic Tree Lighting & Lighted Boat Parade Looking for the perfect event to get the holiday’s started? Saturday, November 27 welcomes the perfect event for you and your family or friends! Located in Historic Downtown Mystic, thousands gather at the Mystic River Park to watch Santa arrive on a tugboat at [...]

1711, 2021

6 Shops in Mystic, CT to Guide You Through This Holiday Shopping Season!

November 17th, 2021|Categories: think shopping|

6 Shops in Mystic, CT to Guide You Through This Holiday Shopping Season! Main Street Soap Emporium This adorable little shop will help you find the perfect stocking stuffers for your best friends who are all about self care. They have handcrafted bath and body products which make perfect gifts for both men and women. This shop has a variety of hair products, face treatments, body scrubs, butters, lotions, and shaving products. They get all of their amazing products from Newport’s Shore Soap Co. Trove Trove Mens Provisions in Downtown Mystic is the perfect place [...]