- TripBuzz found 235 things to do with kids in or near Westerly, Rhode Island, including 213 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Groton, Narragansett, Montauk and Mystic.
- From Napatree Point to Flying Horse Carousel, the Westerly area offers 111 different types of family activities, including: Beaches, Theaters, Parks and Amusement Parks (All Ages).
- Sitting on the Pawcatuck River, Westerly is a popular venue for fishermen. And offering an array of water sports, the community is further equipped with a freshwater lake and several ponds. Further, each year Westerly plays hosts to a number of festivals and special events including an art festival, duck race, theater festival and Columbus Day parade.
Originally constructed as a vaudeville theatre and movie house, the United Theatre today is a music venue that hosts performers ranging from jazz musicians to classical ensembles. The theatre also features regularly scheduled and curated film series.
Devoted to fostering creativity and self-expression in kids, Jitterbugs Performing Arts Center offers play-based programs that challenge and entertain kids as they learn to perform and to use their imaginations in new ways.
Rhode Island's largest beach with more than a half-mile of sandy shorefront, Misquamicut State Beach, is a favorite for locals and out-of-towners alike. Featuring shower facilities, picnic areas, and shade gazebos get your fun in the sun today.
Since 1921 Atlantic Beach Park has been a charming source of entertainment for kids, teens and adults. The parks most famous attraction, the 1915 Herschell-Spillman carousel, still stands, as well as various other attractions that include bumper cars, a roller coaster and a variety of dining options.
Hosting a variety of youth and adult programs, Stonington Community Center serves the local community with its recreational facilities. The complex has a thrift shop, pottery studio, tennis courts, and soccer fields.