20 Fun and Free Things To Do in Connecticut with Kids in April

Enjoy the spring blooms. Photo courtesy of Karl Fredrickson, Unsplash
Enjoy the spring blooms. Photo courtesy of Karl Fredrickson, Unsplash

We're almost there; when the temperatures warm up and the kids can start to be outside a lot more often. While we wait for an April thaw, why not find some free activities for kids in Connecticut to pass the time? There is plenty of free family fun on offer this month, from Meriden's annual Daffodil Festival to Earth Day commemorations and even free admission to local museums.

Browse our list of no-cost fun, then head out to the best free activities near you. For more April inspiration, don't miss the Best of April: 15 Top Things To Do in Connecticut with Kids.

Places featured in this article:


The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Historic Wooster Square Neighborhood

Wintonbury Land Trust

Dennison Pequotsepos Nature Center
Wee Faerie Village: Twinkle Point!
Florence Griswold Museum - 10:00 AM Pick
Lyman Orchards' Corn Maze
Lyman Orchards - various times Pick
Pumpkintown U.S.A.
Pumpkintown USA - various times Pick
MagicDance Toddler Fall Classes
Audubon Greenwich - 9:15 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides