- The list below includes 134 free or cheap things to do in or near Kent, Connecticut, including 112 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, History Museums, Sculpture Parks and Specialty Museums.
- From Macedonia Brook State Park to Kent Falls State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Kent and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Poughkeepsie, Hyde Park, Danbury and New Milford.
Gallery Billiards & Bar opened their doors in 1990 and offers billiard leagues, tournaments and daily specials. Patrons can come to play billiards, take lessons or enjoy the full bar that provides beer on tap.
Several amenities and facilties are located at Forsyth Park. Handball courts, tennis courts, and a nature center are major draws to the park with other side options being woodland trails, the Kinderland Playground, and the picnic area.
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278 Leavenworth Rd., Shelton, CT 6484 MoreLess Info
Specializing in apples and apple cider, Beardsley's Cider Mill & Orchard is open from September to early December. This seasonal produce farm features a bevy of delicious apple-related products and ephemera.
85 North Main Street, Southington, CT 6489 MoreLess Info
Professional tours of how 20th century millionaires lived are at the Barnes Museum. Come for a view of the historic home, collections, garden, or community events that are hosted.
The Southington Community YMCA is dedicated to the health and well-being of the entire family. The facility offers 15,000 square feet of fitness space, an indoor heated pool and health and sports programs for youth and adults.
Established in 2012, The Sports Cone is a family fun center and restaurant focusing on group parties and special events. Batting cages and miniature golf are featured, along with Go Karts and a full service Cafe.
The elegant Federal period building known as the Boscobel House & Gardens provide guests with a look into the past and enjoy its unique beauty. Tours of the mansion and self-guided walking tours of the gardens and trails are primary attractions along with events like the Shakespeare Festival.
Carla Goldberg Studio Art features the works of Carla Goldberg, a mixed media fine artist who works with resins, acrylics, ground glass, enamel, and other materials and techniques. Studio visits are available by appointment.