- The list below includes 382 free or cheap things to do in or near Plantsville, Connecticut, including 115 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, History Museums and Art Gallery.
- From Panthorn Park to Barnes Museum, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Plantsville and in nearby cities within 25 miles like New Haven, Hartford, West Hartford and Hamden.
Opened in 1981, Hidden Valley is a mini-golf and entertainment complex offering a number of attractions for its guests to enjoy. In addition to an 18-hole mini-golf course, batting cages, birthday party hosting, and a patio grill are also available.
Cheshire Dog Park is an off-leash park that offers 2 acres of fenced in space for large and small dogs to roam separately. They also have agility equipment and waste stations and are adding continually adding more features.
Walking, fishing, kayaking, boating, and sailing are some of the activities to enjoy at Crescent Lake. Next to Richard's Orchard's, picnicking and hunting (during season with permits) areas are open, but open fires, alcohol, and swimming are prohibited.
920 Wolcott Road, Waterbury, CT 6705 MoreLess Info
A discount cinema with large theaters and digital video and sound, Apple Cinemas screens hollywood blockbusters as well as foreign and art films. It offers a variety of matinees and ticket and refreshment specials.
Meriden Linear Trails is a developing network of linear trails that will connect all parts of the local community through multi-purpose walking and hiking trails. The aim is to provide safe means of non-motorized, recreational transportation around the community.
The Cheshire Historical Society is an organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the history of the area to the local community. The organization owns and operates an antique shop that contains products from years pre-1985.
20 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Up to 45% Off at The New England Carousel Museum
95 Riverside Avenue, Bristol, CT 06010 MoreLess Info
Families admire artistry and the history of entertainment at New England Carousel Museum. In addition to tours, the museum also offers kids carnivals and holds community art events for children.