- TripBuzz found 262 things to do with kids in or near Fairfield, Connecticut, including 244 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like New Haven, Norwalk, Stratford and Bridgeport.
- From Nutmeg Bowl to Sasco Hill Beach, the Fairfield area offers 124 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Beaches and Recreation Centers.
- Located just over fifty miles from New York City, Fairfield, Connecticut is an affluent residential and vacation area. Home to many rentable beach homes and luxury lodging, the city is known for its beautiful estates. Visitors can enjoy sun and sand at one of the city's six nearby beaches or enjoy local fare at one of the many restaurants.
Nestled in charming Bridgeport, Connecticut, the Beardsley Zoo is the only one in the state. It features exotic birds, big cats, reptiles and many other fascinating creatures. The zoo welcomes school groups and hosts summer camps for kids and teens.
Dedicated to sustainable ecology, ethical agriculture and wildlife preservation, Earthplace is a unique attraction in Westport, Connecticut. Its offerings include preschool, after-school programs, summer camps and plenty of volunteer opportunities.
Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo has some rare animals, including tigers, along with a barnyard, wolf exhibit, and a prairie dog habitat among other features. Peacocks wander the grounds freely and visitors can even ride the camel.
BounceU offers a venue that creates the perfect birthday party venue with large inflatables and personalized details in private bounce stadiums and party rooms. BounceU also goes beyond birthdays to offer open bounces and special events.
A movie theater featuring six auditoriums, Bow Tie Cinemas Royale 6 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers assisted listening and descriptive audio devices, 3D movies and a concession area with food and drinks.
Stratford, Connecticut is home to the Lordship Seawall, a rustic barrier made from bolders, rocks and cement. The Seawall is a popular place to stroll and picnic, and there are many bars and restaurants located nearby. It is open throughout the year.
An indoor tennis facility, Trumbull Racquet Club features six championship quality tennis courts with state of the art lighting. The facility offers lessons for players of all skill and experience levels, and offers free child care for young children.