Sometimes we all need a day to forget our responsibilities and have a girls’ day out with our besties! What’s better than sipping on coffee/wine and catching up on everything you missed while changing diapers and chasing toddlers? I searched the internet for girls’ day out ideas in Connecticut and compiled a list to share with you. Check them out!
1. Go to a winery!
- Jones Winery, Shelton
- Gouveia Vineyards, Wallingford
- Stonington Vineyards, Stonington
- DiGrazia Vineyards and Winery, Brookfield
- Haight-Brown Vineyard, Litchfield
- Savino Vineyards, Woodbridge
- Priam Vineyards, Colchester
- Sunset Meadows, Goshen
2. Shop till’ you drop at the outlets.
3. Hit up the casino.
4. Go to the spa.
- The Spa at Norwich Inn, Norwich
- Saybrook Point Inn, Old Saybrook
- M Spa and Skin Care, Shelton
- Branford River Resort & Spa, Branford
- Dolce Vida Medical Spa, Trumbull
- Water’s Edge Resort and Spa, Westbrook
5. Enjoy a long lunch.
- A wide variety of restaurants all over Connecticut!
6. Manicures and pedicures.
- Check out your local nail salon.
7. Try adventure zip-lining.
- It Adventure Ropes Course, New Haven
- HighFlyer Zipline, Foxwoods
- EMPOWER Leadership Sports and Adventure, Middletown
- Fields of Fire Adventure Park, Mystic
- The Adventure Park at Discovery Museum, Bridgeport
8. Day Trip into New York City or see a Broadway show.
- Hamilton, The Lion King, Wicked, Etc.
- Drinks at Top of the Rock
- Guggenheim/Museum of Modern Art
- The Highline
9. Explore Olde Mistick Village.
- Mystic Aquarium
- Mystic Seaport Museum
- S & P Oyster
- Sift Bake Shop
- Mango’s Homemade Ice Cream
- Abbott’s Lobster
10. Conquer an Escape Room.
- Escape New Haven, New Haven
- Mind Factory, Bridgeport
- Team vs. Time, Berlin
- Puzzle Theory, South Windsor
- Panic Room, Norwalk
- Escapology, Trumbull
11. Relax at the beach.
- Hammonasset Beach State Park, Madison
- Jennings Beach, Fairfield
- Silver Sands State Park, Milford
- Compo Beach, Westport
- Walnut Beach, Milford
- Calf Pasture Beach, Norwalk
- Clinton Town Beach, Clinton
- Short Beach, Stratford
12. Visit a museum.
- Mashantucket Pequot Museum, Ledyard
- Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven
- Yale Peabody Museum, New Haven
- Connecticut Science Center, Hartford
13. Go for a hike.
- Mohegan Park Loop, Norwich
- Webb Mountain, Monroe
- The Shelton Riverwalk Park, Shelton
- Castle Craig, Meriden
- Hemlock Hills, Ridgefield
14. Brewery Hop.
- New England Brewing Company, Woodbridge
- Black Hog Brewing, Oxford
- Brewport, Bridgeport
- Beer’d, Stonington
- Tribus Beer Co, Milford
- BAD SONS, Derby