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Quassy Amusement & Waterpark Ready For Its 108th Season Of Operation

It’s about time! Or, in the case of Quassy Amusement & Waterpark, it’s about Reverse Time as the family-owned property opens Saturday, April 23, for its 108th season. Quassy will introduce a new family thrill ride, Reverse Time, this year as well ...
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Kid’s Summer Movie Program

June 28 - August 17 -  9:30 am 9:30 am Tuesdays and Wednesdays Marquee Cinemas presents a special selection of family films brought to you each week during the summer at no charge. Location:  Westbrook 12 - 314 Flat Rock Place Westbrook, CT 06498 http://www.marqueecinemas.com/summerkidsseries ...
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Bookworm Wednesdays presentations at Showcase Cinema

FREE MOVIES A fun and rewarding summer reading program developed to encourage young children to read during the summer months, Bookworm Wednesdays entitles kids to free admission to a select children's film when they present a book report at a participating ...
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Free Kids Summer Film Series

June 21st - August 17th, 2016 TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS @ 10:00 AM Seating starts at 9:00 am Absolutely Free Admission! Seating limited to theater capacity; tickets issued on a first come-first served basis. Films and schedules subject to change without notice. Schedule: Connecticut: Palace 17 – ...
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Downtown Sound Summer Concert Series

  Fridays, July 22, July 29 and August 5 Rain Date August 12 5pm-9pm Downtown Sounds Summer Concert Series Announced!! Celebrate Shelton announces Summer Concert Series & Family Fun for FREE!! Celebrate Shelton - a city-wide initiative begun by Nicole Heriot-Mikula, ...
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Saturday, July 30th - 11am to 4pm Saturday, July 30th is CPTV Kids Day at Lyman Orchards’ Sunflower Maze in Middlefield, CT. (Rain Date – July 31) Come meet PBS Kids’ favorite, Buddy, the friendly T-Rex from Dinosaur Train, making appearances throughout ...
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Dive in Movie Night: featuring Minions

Friday, July 29 at 7:30 PM DIVE IN MOVIE NIGHT 2016 is now Filled to capacity- we are no longer accepting registrations for this event! Come join us for a “Dive In” movie at the pool featuring Minions. Pool floats will be ...
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Milford Oyster Festival

41st Annual Milford Oyster Festival Saturday, August 20, 2016 10am - 6pm Free Admission The 42nd annual Milford Oyster Festival will host Blue Oyster Cult and the Marshall Tucker Band this year. New this year Craft beers at Lisman Landing and Eaglemania, a tribute band. 35,000 ...
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The Enfield Pirate and Food Truck Festival

DATES: September 3 & 4. 2016 HOURS: 11:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. ADMISSION: FREE We’re doing some incredible things for our 2016 fundraiser: Big News! We are making a major change to our admission policy for the 2016 event. This year, admission is FREE!! ...
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