14 Free Fun Things to Do in August with Connecticut Kids

Lucky for those of us with long school shopping lists to tackle this month, there's plenty of free fun for Connecticut kids to have in August! Mommy Poppins has put together a list of our very favorite FREE family events happening in August in Connecticut, and there's something for toddlers, preschoolers, and older kids, from stargazing nights to hot air balloon festivals. And of course, don't forget to close out your fun summer with more ideas from our CT Summer Guide.

Main Street
Kent, CT 06785

Stepping Stones
303 West Aveue
Norwalk, CT

Mystic Seaport
75 Greenmanville Avenue Off the North Dock
Mystic , CT 06355

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza
300 Columbus Blvd.
Hartford, CT

Donahue Park
8 Mechanic Street
Pawcatuck, CT 06379

Parade Plaza
2 State Street
New London, CT 06320

Levitt Pavilion
40 Jessup Road
Westport, CT 06880

Grace Farms
365 Lukes Wood Road
New Canaan, CT 06840

RCC Lawn
Rowayton Avenue
Rowayton, CT 06853

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza
300 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06106

Dinosaur State Park
440 West St.
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Norton Park
197 South Washington Street
Plainville, CT 06062

Ambler Farm
257 Hurlbutt Street
Wilton, CT 06897
Kutztown Folk Festival
- various times Pick
The Shows Must Go On
Youtube - various times Pick
Sea Chantey Sing-Along
Zoom - various times Pick
The SM&NC Sunday Farm Market is back!
Stamford Museum & Nature Center - 10:00 AM
Glass House Grounds Passes
The Glass House - 10:00 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides