Activities

Pistol Creek

This old golf course is now a 2 mile hike open to the public. Located on Spruce Brook Road in Berlin Connecticut, this park is great for an easy walk. The parking lot and the old club house are located across the street from the trail, however there is a pedestrian walk that drivers respect. There are a few options to trails ...

Heublein Tower

Heublein Tower is located on Talcott Mountain. The tower was built by Glibert F. Heublein as a summer retreat for his family in 1914. The tower over looks the Hartford skyline and the Farmington River Valley. Entrance to the park is located across the street from Penwood State Park off of Route 185 in Simsbury. There ...

Relic Brewery

  Located in an old factory building, Relic Brewery offers a wide range of craft beers. Relic offers a free tasting of four to six beers. They are typically open Friday 5-7pm and Saturday afternoon however it is highly suggested to check their website and/or Facebook page as the hours can ...

An Evening at the Museum

On the first Friday of every month the New Britain Art Museum extends it’s hours to 8 p.m. Starting at 5:30 p.m. the museum has a live jazz band play, appetizer from surrounding restaurants and refreshments- beer and wine is $3. It is $15 for non members and $10 for members to join the festivities. This event ...

Paradise Hill Wine Bucket

Connecticut Wine Trail

With many locations across Connecticut this is a fun and affordable activity for anyone over 21. Depending on your location and how far you want to venture there is sure to be a vineyard near by. Memorial day a few of us went on a wine tasting to Wallingford, CT where two vineyards are located- Gouveia and Paradise Hills. ...