Though this weekend’s predicted weather may not scream fall, our lineup of events sure does! Don’t worry, no one will judge you for showing up for these autumn-themed events in a T-shirt and flip-flops. But this unseasonably warm weather certainly does not give you any excuses for skipping out on apple cider or pumpkin muffins. Ready to start planning your weekend? We sure hope so. Here are our picks for a fun-filled fall weekend:
WHERE/WHEN: Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Poquonnock Plains Park.
WHY GO: Experience fall to the fullest!
PRICING: Admission is free.
WHERE/WHEN: Saturday through Monday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
WHY GO: Join the birthday fun with cake, a moon bounce, a scavenger hunt, face painting and more!
PRICING: Special activities are free with Outdoor Adventure admission.
WHERE/WHEN: Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Monday from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Mystic Seaport.
WHY GO: The makings of a perfect fall day—chowder and beer. Yum.
PRICING: Museum admission required. Food and beverage tickets will be sold on site.
WHERE/WHEN: Open Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m.
WHY GO: Pack the minivan with the family and a picnic!
WHERE/WHEN: Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at .
WHY GO: Support the American Cancer Society and spend some quality time with your best pup.
PRICING: Registration fee is $20.
WHERE/WHEN: Sunday in the ballroom. Doors open at 3 p.m. and the show starts at 4 p.m.
WHY GO: Comedy, theater and music—all in one afternoon!
PRICING: Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students and seniors.
Still need more to keep busy? Here are some ideas.
: All things penguin from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at Mystic Aquarium.
: Rides run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Cost is $1 per person.
Show is Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20.
: Show is Sunday at 2 p.m. in New London. No tickets are required—concert is free and open to the public.