Winter Wonderland

New Canaan Nature Center
New Canaan Nature Center

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT 06840

Come and be transported into a whole new world as the New Canaan Nature Center transforms into a Winter Wonderland filled with fun and exciting winter holiday activities for the entire family. We hope you will join us to enjoy the warm festive feel the Nature Center puts on this time of year!

Included with Admission:

  • Visits with Santa (11:30am until 2:00pm)
  • Holiday Trains – our giant NCNC model train depicts the town of New Canaan and more!
  • Campfire complete with chestnut & marshmallow roasting
  • Holiday crafts and games
  • Caroling with the Bojanglers of Connecticut
  • Annual Family Gingerbread House Creation Contest!! (Sign up in the Visitor Center is first come, first serve)
  • Wacky Winterland scavenger hunt

Extra Fun:

  • Horse-drawn wagon rides (weather permitting): $5/person
  • “Red & Green Cafe” with grilled cheese, soup, warm pretzels, & hot beverages!

*This event is rain/snow or shine.*

December 15

11:00am - 2:00pm
Price: Members: $10/child, Non-Members: $15/child, Adults & Children Under 2: Free