Find Adventure on These Connecticut Rivers

06/08/16

Find Adventure on These Connecticut Rivers

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Spend a Day on One of These Connecticut Lakes

06/08/16

Spend a Day on One of These Connecticut Lakes

.carousel-inner .item .image-container {margin:0 auto;max-width:600px;}   jQuery(document).ready(function(){ mc_embed_gallery = new MCGallery( { url : 'http://media.connecticutmag.com/2016/06/08/photos-of-best-connecticut-spots-for-fun-on-the-water/', // change out the url variable with media center gallery URL captionHeight : '85px', parentContainer: 'mc-embed-container', numItems: 5, // this will show all items in gallery. if not set, it will default to 5 galStyle: 'social' // this shows links to fb, google +, and twitter }); $( "#mc-embed-container" ).insertBefore( ".by-line" ); }); Relaxing on a lake is one of the undeniable joys of summer in Connecticut. Though we couldn’t include every lake in the state, here are some of our favorites....

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Wet and Wild Water Parks of Connecticut

06/08/16

Wet and Wild Water Parks of Connecticut

Connecticut's water parks are a family fun way way to beat the heat this summer.

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Dive Into These Connecticut Maritime Attractions

06/08/16

Dive Into These Connecticut Maritime Attractions

It is hard to beat a hike ending with the view of a cascading waterfall. Here are some of the best-known falls in the state.

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Chasing Connecticut's Most Wondrous Waterfalls

06/08/16

Chasing Connecticut's Most Wondrous Waterfalls

It is hard to beat a hike ending with the view of a cascading waterfall. Here are some of the best-known falls in the state.

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The Best of Long Island Sound in Connecticut

06/08/16

The Best of Long Island Sound in Connecticut

Soak up the sun on one of Connecticut's beautiful beaches.

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Best Connecticut Spots for Fun on the Water

06/08/16

Best Connecticut Spots for Fun on the Water

Looking for some cool summer fun? We have boatloads of recommendations: The Sound, lakes, rivers, seaports, aquariums, museums, lighthouses, water parks and waterfalls.

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Connecticut Red Cross Critical in Local Disasters

06/08/16

Connecticut Red Cross Critical in Local Disasters

The Connecticut Red Cross helps local communities through blood collection, disaster relief, health and safety services, international services and support for America’s military families.

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The International Festival of Arts & Ideas Turns 21; June 10-25

06/07/16

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas Turns 21; June 10-25

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas includes a record number of world premieres and commissions this year and will run from June 10-25.

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Local Artists on Display in 5 Arts Connecticut Showcase; June 10-11

06/06/16

Local Artists on Display in 5 Arts Connecticut Showcase; June 10-11

5 Arts Connecticut will highlight local artists in the disciplines of theater, film, music, visual art and poetry on June 10 and 11.

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