Event: Father’s Day – Family Weekend
Venue: Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Date: June 17-18th
Description: This Father’s Day weekend treat your dad to a day of unique and fun family time. Pancake breakfast: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., $15, Dads eat free with family purchase. Free family portraits from Marsal Studios (Sunday only). Meet Chew Chew, one of the Hartford Yard Goats’ mascots: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Enjoy tales from baseball’s glory days with Babe Ruth, a Passenger from the Past.
Event: Fathers Day Open Cockpit
Venue: New England Air Museum
Date: June 18th
Description: Special activities include climb aboard experiences in historic aircraft; flight simulators; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges, and much more. A variety of aircraft will be open for visitors including the WWII era Republic P-47D “Thunderbolt,” the Vietnam War era Bell UH-1B “Huey” helicopter, as well as, supersonic jet fighters including the North American F-100A “Super Sabre” and the Lockheed F-104C “Starfighter.”
Event: Happy Father’s Day! at Providence Children’s Museum
Venue: Providence Children’s Museum
Date: June 18th
Description: Admission to Providence Children’s Museum is free all day for dads and granddads. From 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, families invent creative contraptions from planks, wheels, pulleys, rope, and nuts and bolts.
Underwritten by Dominion Foundation.
Event: Dads Go Free Weekend
Venue: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
Date: June 10th
Description: the ultimate indoor LEGO® playground, is inviting families to a special Dads Go Free Weekend on June 17 and 18. Dads will be treated to free admission with the purchase of a child ticket and are encouraged to enjoy the venue’s numerous attractions, including the newly opened LEGO® Ninjago City Adventure – a two-story, 2,300-square-foot play structure with more than 20 interactive features.