Connecticut Touch A Truck Events

What better for kids to get outside and have some fun by touching and climbing on trucks they have seen around town. What kid doesn't want to jump on a firetruck and pretend they are putting out fires or sitting high on a dump truck pretending to dump a load of dirt. Touch A ... Continue Reading . . .

Connecticut Kids: Niantic McCook’s Point Park Playground

When the weather is warm in Southeastern Connecticut, McCook’s Point Park is the perfect place to visit with the kids. Why? Because along with free parking during the winter season, there are beautiful views, a quick and scenic walking trail, and a great playground area for the ... Continue Reading . . .

The Angry Birds Movie Trailer + Coloring Pages & Activity Sheets

The Hatchlings from The Angry Birds Movie wish you an Egg-cellent Easter! In the 3D animated comedy, The Angry Birds Movie, we'll finally find out why the birds are so angry. The movie takes us to an island populated entirely by happy, flightless birds - or almost ... Continue Reading . . .

KIDZ BOP “Life of the Party” 2016 Tour Dates

The #1 Music Brand For Kids, KIDZ BOP, returns to the stage for an All-New U.S. Tour hitting 50+ cities in 2016. KIDZ BOP Tour tickets are on sale starting Friday, March 4th. Friendly’s® Ice Cream has been announced as Official Tour partner for the KIDZ BOP Northeast ... Continue Reading . . .

Monster Jam Roars Into The Webster Arena

Monster Jam roared into the Webster Bank Arena last night and we were there. Be sure to pack your ear plugs and get ready to be entertained. Monster Jam is a live sporting event competition featuring monster trucks (which are really big, radically modified trucks of all ... Continue Reading . . .

Enjoy Family-Focused Activities this Spring at Foxwoods Resort Casino

There's always something to do in Southeastern Connecticut and Foxwoods Resort Casino has kid-friendly and family-focused events coming up this Spring. https://youtu.be/IOOh9f-pQ1I Clifford The Big Red Dog Musical Clifford The Big Red Dog Musical is coming to the Fox Theater ... Continue Reading . . .

Painting with Penguins at Mystic Aquarium

Sweeties Kidz had the privilege of participating in the team-up of TDP Art Studio and Ocean Blue Catering at a special event at Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, Connecticut this week. TDP Art Studio is a fun, interactive DIY painting studio with two locations in Westbrook and ... Continue Reading . . .

Monster Jam Comes to the Webster Arena in Bridgeport in March

Monster Jam is returning to the Webster Bank Arena March 4-6. This year’s line-up includes old favorites such as Northern Nightmare, Monster Mutt, Krazy Train, Aftershock and Bounty Hunter along with FIRST TIME appearances by Zombie, New Earth Authority and Iron Outlaw. There ... Continue Reading . . .

Connecticut Kids: 2016 Easter Egg Hunts

The Easter Bunny is coming and so are bright colored eggs for your children to gather and squeal over. Here is a list of just some of the Easter Egg Hunts happening throughout Connecticut this March and April. See below for special events and breakfast with the Easter Bunny. ... Continue Reading . . .

Things to Do with Kids in Connecticut During the Winter Break

It's cold outside, snow is on the ground, or will be, and the kids are off from school. What can you do to keep them happy and occupied? There are plenty of things to do with kids during the Christmas and Winter school breaks in Connecticut. Many things to do are free so you ... Continue Reading . . .

Kids Paint with the Penguin “Happy Feet” Event at Mystic Aquarium

Want to get up close and personal with the animals at Mystic Aquarium? Do you and your child like to paint? Mystic Aquarium is hosting a Canvas & Cookies: Happy Feet event on Friday, February 26th from 5:30 to 8:30 pm and you're invited to attend. The evening begins with an ... Continue Reading . . .

Our Disney On Ice: Let’s Celebrate Experience at the XL Center

This week I found out we were being given the opportunity to take the whole clan to see the Disney On Ice: Let’s Celebrate! show in Hartford at the XL Center. So like any self-respecting parent of 3 kiddos aged 2 to 9, I jumped at the chance! This was our first trip to a Disney ... Continue Reading . . .