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Rainy Day, Where to Play?!

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Don't let the wind and rain keep you and your kiddos locked inside all day! We've rounded up some fun things to do that will keep everyone busy & having fun!

Chocolate Works: become a chocolatier for the day! You & the kids can make chocolate creations on the conveyor belt, mold a piece of chocolate, or use the chocolate fountain! There is also ice cream & lots of other yummy treats to choose from. Clickhere for additional info.

Westport Arts Center "Family Art Day: Happy Halloween": The entire family will create art at three different activity tables, each facilitating an arts experience inspired by the WAC upcoming class offerings but with a spooky Halloween twist! Pumpkins, masks, and some more surprises! Treats included! Click here for additional info.

Chelsea Piers "Little Athletes Zone": this indoor gym is specially designed for tiny athletes. The play space features a super-fun indoor exploration structure complete with tunnels, tubes, secret passageways, climbing areas, a slippery slide, & more. Click here for schedules & additional info.

Darien Nature Center "Hoot n' Howl": this event is still ON despite the yucky weather. Bring the kids down to enjoy crafts, face painting, storytelling, and of course live animals! Click here for additional info.

New Canaan Halloween Parade: this event has been moved to the New Canaan YMCA but still promises to provide loads of fun! Crafts, a magic show, music and a visit from Paw Patrol's "Marshall" are what make this an annual favorite! The first 500 kids receive a free goodie bag! Click here for additional info.

Maritime Aquarium: today is the last day of the "AquaScarium Halloween Prowl". The regularly scheduled fun will go on around this event: seal training, divers with sharks, and 4 IMAX options! Check the event calendar here for times & additional info.

Darien EMS Post 53 "Haunted House": this free event features pumpkin decorating, ambulance tours, hands-only CPR lessons, & more! Click here for additional info.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children: in addition to the regular exhibits, there are various activities scheduled throughout the day like "Harvest Stretching", "Zumba Kids", and a spooky science experiment! Check the event calendar here for times & additional info.

Family Tree Yoga: wind down at the end of the day with some Family Yoga! Kids 4+ and an adult will laugh and play as they create poses that imitate animals and nature. Click here for additional info.

And one final reminder: the Stamford Museum & Nature Center "Trick or Treat on Heckscher Farm" event has been CANCELED.

Have a great Sunday with your friends & family!

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