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Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo

Connecticut's only zoo, featuring more than 350 species from North and South America. Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo has a proud history of 100 years as Connecticut’s only Zoo. As an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and participant in its Species Survival Plan (SSP) programs, we are committed to the preservation of endangered animals and are actively developing strategies that will protect species and preserve their wild habitats. Through education, conservation, research and recreation, Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo provides a wonderfully wild experience for students and families. Check out the variety of programing we offer for all ages, including Zoo Patrol summer adventures for ages 6-11!
1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06610
Phone: 203-394-6565
41° 12' 31.9284" N, 73° 11' 1.9176" W

Location:

600 Route 17A Sterling Forest
Tuxedo Park, NY, 10987
United States

Phone:

(845) 351-5174

New York Renaissance Faire

Dates: 
08/17/2024
08/18/2024
08/24/2024
Time: 
10:00AM - 7:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

45th Annual Thunderbird American Indian Powwow at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
07/26/2024
07/27/2024
07/28/2024
Time: 
Friday, July 28: Performances 7-10pm (Gates open at 6pm) Saturday, July 29: Performances 12-5pm & 7-10pm (Gates open at 10am) Sunday, July 30: Performances 12-5pm (Gates open at 10am)

Location:

47 Sweeney Rd Off of Sullivan County Route 31, just 4 miles from iconic Hawk's Nest Highway
Glen Spey, NY, 12737
United States

Phone:

845-856-9000

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

African-American Heritage Festival

Dates: 
06/23/2024
Time: 
12:00PM - 6:00PM

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Albanian Heritage Festival

Dates: 
06/02/2024
Time: 
12:00PM - 6:00PM

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Asian-American Heritage Festival

Dates: 
06/01/2024
Time: 
12:00PM - 6:00PM

Organization:

Falling Creek Camp

Location:

816 Falling Creek Camp Rd.
Zirconia, NC, 28790
United States

Phone:

828-692-0262

August Father/Son Weekend at Falling Creek Camp

Dates: 
08/23/2024
08/24/2024
08/25/2024
Time: 
8:00AM

Organization:

Lyman Orchards

Location:

32 Reeds Gap Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
United States

Phone:

8603496033

Blueberry Festival at Lyman Orchards

Dates: 
07/20/2024
Time: 
10 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Location:

Camp Demigod
730 University Ave
Ithaca, NY, 14850
United States

Phone:

650-283-5440

Camp Demigod

Dates: 
07/01/2024
07/02/2024
07/03/2024
Time: 
1:00pm

Location:

Mansion on the Slope, Cornell University
730 University Ave
Ithaca, NY, 14850
United States

Phone:

650-283-5440

Camp Fandom Multiverse

Dates: 
07/01/2024
07/02/2024
07/03/2024
Time: 
1:00pm

Organization:

National Park Service

Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Dates: 
06/19/2024
08/04/2024
09/28/2024
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

47 Sweeney Rd Off of Sullivan County Route 31, just 4 miles from iconic Hawk's Nest Highway
Glen Spey, NY, 12737
United States

Phone:

845-856-9000

Location:

47 Sweeney Rd Off of Sullivan County Route 31, just 4 miles from iconic Hawk's Nest Highway
Glen Spey, NY, 12737
United States

Phone:

845-856-9000

Free Sunday Prayers for Peace Meditation Class in Upstate NY Sullivan County

Dates: 
05/26/2024
06/02/2024
06/09/2024
Time: 
11:00AM

Location:

47 Sweeney Rd Off of Sullivan County Route 31, just 4 miles from iconic Hawk's Nest Highway
Glen Spey, NY, 12737
United States

Phone:

845-856-9000

Free things to do in Upstate New York 2024 in Sullivan County Catskills at Kadampa World Peace Temple

Dates: 
05/24/2024
05/25/2024
05/26/2024
Time: 
1:30PM

Organization:

March Farm

Location:

160 Munger Lane
Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

(203)266-7721

Friends Friday Summer Concert Series at March Farm

Dates: 
06/07/2024
06/21/2024
07/19/2024
Time: 
6:30PM - 8:30PM

Location:

21 Moore Rd.
Pleasant Valley, NY, 12569
United States

Phone:

845-605-7002

Guided Lilymoore Alpaca Farm Tours

Dates: 
05/25/2024
05/26/2024
06/01/2024
Time: 
See website for details

Location:

757 Warren Road, Ste 4988 Summer: Upstate NY
Ithaca, NY, 14850
United States

Phone:

650-283-5440

Harry Potter Sustainable Universe

Dates: 
07/15/2024
07/16/2024
07/17/2024
Time: 
1:00pm

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Hispanic Heritage Festival

Dates: 
07/07/2024
Time: 
12:00PM - 6:00PM

Location:

Ridge Road Park- Hartsdale, NY
287 Ridge Rd
Hartsdale, NY, 10530
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Irish-American Heritage Festival

Dates: 
07/14/2024
Time: 
12:00PM - 6:00PM

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Italian Heritage Festival

Dates: 
07/21/2024
Time: 
12:00PM - 6:00PM

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Jewish Heritage Festival

Dates: 
08/18/2024
Time: 
12:00PM - 6:00PM

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

Live Butterfly Exhibit at Greenburgh Nature Center

Dates: 
07/02/2024
07/03/2024
07/04/2024
Time: 
Tour hours vary by day so inquire at the front desk.

Organization:

Falling Creek Camp

Location:

816 Falling Creek Camp Rd.
Zirconia, NC, 28790
United States

Phone:

828-692-0262

May Father/Son Weekend 2 at Falling Creek Camp

Dates: 
05/24/2024
05/25/2024
05/26/2024
Time: 
8:00AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., CA, .
United States

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

914-666-8448

Memorial Day Hike - Westmoreland Sanctuary

Dates: 
05/27/2024
Time: 
10 AM and 2 PM

Location:

600 State Route 44/55
Highland, NY, 12528
United States

Phone:

800.647.2624

Memorial Day Weekend at Rocking Horse Ranch

Dates: 
05/24/2024
05/25/2024
05/26/2024
Time: 
Check website for details

Location:

DIGIVATIONS @Cornell University
730 University Ave
Ithaca, NY, 14850
United States

Phone:

650-283-5440

Model UN Academy & XGENS 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals Institute

Dates: 
07/29/2024
07/30/2024
07/31/2024
Time: 
10:00am

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Muslim Heritage Festival

Dates: 
08/25/2024
Time: 
12:00PM - 6:00PM

Location:

7 Buck Run
South Salem,, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-763-2373

Photo Session

Dates: 
06/30/2024
Time: 
8AM

Location:

7 Buck Run
South Salem,, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-763-2373

Photo Session

Dates: 
05/26/2024
Time: 
8AM

Location:

7 Buck Run
South Salem,, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-763-2373

Photo Session

Dates: 
06/30/2024
Time: 
8AM

Location:

7 Buck Run
South Salem,, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-763-2373

Photo Session

Dates: 
06/30/2024
Time: 
8AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Race Through Delaware 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
05/25/2024
Time: 
9am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Race Through Kansas 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
05/25/2024
Time: 
9am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Race Through Missouri 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
06/08/2024
06/15/2024
06/22/2024
Time: 
9am

Location:

47 Sweeney Rd Off of Sullivan County Route 31, just 4 miles from iconic Hawk's Nest Highway
Glen Spey, NY, 12737
United States

Phone:

845-856-9000

Silent Meditation Retreat with Buddhist Monk in USA June 21 - 26, 2024

Dates: 
06/21/2024
06/22/2024
06/23/2024
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

47 Sweeney Rd Off of Sullivan County Route 31, just 4 miles from iconic Hawk's Nest Highway
Glen Spey, NY, 12737
United States

Phone:

845-856-9000

Silent Meditation Retreats for Beginners 2024 USA Affordable Upstate NY

Dates: 
07/12/2024
07/13/2024
07/14/2024
Time: 
10:00 AM

Organization:

Lyman Orchards

Location:

32 Reeds Gap Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
United States

Phone:

8603496033

SOLD OUT Hot Air Balloon Glow at Lyman Orchards!

Dates: 
06/01/2024
Time: 
7:30 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Location:

149 Girdle Ridge Road
Katonah, NY, 10536
United States

Phone:

(914) 232-1252

Soundscapes

Dates: 
06/09/2024
Time: 
12:00PM

Organization:

Kelder's Farm

Location:

5755 U.S. 209
Kerhonkson, NY, 12446
United States

Phone:

845-626-7137

Strawberry Picking at Kelder's

Dates: 
06/01/2024
06/02/2024
06/03/2024
Time: 
10:00AM - 6:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Thank a Teacher 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
05/25/2024
Time: 
9am

Organization:

The Dutchess Fair

Location:

6636 Route 9
Rhinebeck, NY, 12572
United States

Phone:

845) 876-4000

The 2024 Dutchess County Fair

Dates: 
08/20/2024
08/21/2024
08/22/2024
Time: 
Daily Fair Hours: Tues-Sat 10:00 AM-10:00 PM | Sun 10:00AM-8:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Titanic 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2 - Benefitting Mercy Ships

Dates: 
04/04/2026
04/11/2026
04/17/2026
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Kelder's Farm

Location:

5755 U.S. 209
Kerhonkson, NY, 12446
United States

Phone:

845-626-7137

Tulip Festival at Kelder's Farm

Dates: 
05/24/2024
05/25/2024
05/26/2024
Time: 
10am-6pm

Organization:

Constellations

Location:

30 Cold Spring Rd.
Rock Hill, CT, 06067
United States

Location:

7 Buck Run
South Salem,, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-763-2373

Wolves of North America

Dates: 
06/01/2024
06/02/2024
06/08/2024
Time: 
11AM

Location:

7 Buck Run
South Salem,, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-763-2373

Wolves of North America

Dates: 
05/25/2024
05/26/2024
Time: 
11AM

Location:

1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA, 01566
United States

Phone:

(877) 458-2124

Wool Days at Old Sturbridge Village

Dates: 
05/25/2024
05/26/2024
05/27/2024
Time: 
9:30AM-5:00PM