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Weekend Family EventsFind Presidents Weekend 2016 events and activities for long “unscheduled” #familytime days! 

Friday, 2/12

The Great Backyard Bird Count is an annual four day activity engaging kids (and families) of all ages to help record birds with the Connecticut Audubon Society – Friday, February 12, through Monday, February 15, 2016.

Indoor ice skating with DJ at Veterans Memorial Rink. Find more family skating on!

Saturday, 2/13

It’s the monthly Free Museum Day at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford Quilibrium Dance Theatre as we explore The Amistad Center for Art & Culture’s exhibition 40 Acres: The Promise of a Black Pastoral through art, song, and dance. *FREE Admission Second Saturdays for Families 10AM-1PM*  Read on for more Black History Month events.
Time for your opportunity to play pilot — sit in many aircrafts at the monthly Open Cockpits hosted by New England Air Museum.
Eaglewatches continue with the Connecticut River Museum’s Winter Wildlife Boat Tours Fridays – Sundays through March 13.

Great outdoor walks around the state this weekend so you pick best location and time for your crew!

More Ice Fishing in Connecticut info available on

Sunday, 2/14

Find special family events for Valentine’s Day in CT on our post!

Penguin Plunges around the state continue to benefit Special Olympics of CT.

Monday, 2/15

February School Vacation Week Activities:  New England Air Museum, Channel 3 Kids Camp

Tuesday, 2/16

Engineers Day at Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center, is a division of the Boys & Girls Club of Bristol Family Center unveils the brand new GE Makers Lab – a makerspace dedicated to nurturing young children’s interest in invention, innovation and manufacturing.

A lot of effort is made to give you accurate information for Presidents Weekend 2016 but it’s always best to “be safe than sorry” by calling the organization ahead of your visit!

Remember events added daily so check the Kidtivity Events Calendar for more weekend happenings and fun things to do with kids in CT every day of the year.  
And read some of our feature posts like Ticket Contests!

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