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Could the round holes in the falls really be the work of the devil? Or, just nature and water making their mark for future generations? Visit Devil's Hopyard and find your own answer to this age-old mystery. (This excerpt taken from the Devil's Hopyard State Park website)
Welcome to Nature’s Art Village! We are Connecticut’s fastest growing family-fun destination and we have an attraction for the whole family. (This excerpt taken from the Nature’s Art Village! website)
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Oakdale, CT
(range: 4 miles)
Walk among the Dinosaurs! The Dinosaur Place is a 60-acre Outdoor Adventure Park home to over 50 life-sized dinosaurs on pristine nature trails! Stop by New England’s largest Splash Pad® (A Unique Zero-Depth Water Park), a dinosaur-themed maze, two dinosaur-filled caves, and Monty’s Playground, featuring T-Rex Tower. We also plan to have THREE brand-new exhibits available for the spring of 2021! (This excerpt taken from the The Dinosaur Place website)
Sea Kayak Connecticut connects paddlers of all levels with a tailored on-water experience. We offer ACA certified instruction, a host of guided tours, and sales of premium paddlesports equipment. Based in Western Connecticut and conducting programs on the coastal waters of Long Island Sound, the south shore of Long Island, and select inland waterways, we love to get out and paddle, no matter the season. (This excerpt taken from the Sea Kayak Connecticut website)
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Uncasville, CT
(range: 8 miles)
A world at play and a world to its own, Mohegan Sun, created in 1996 by the Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut in partnership with Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, is one of the world's most amazing destinations with some of New England's finest dining, hotel accommodations, retail shopping, live entertainment and sporting events. Boasting two unique casinos, Mohegan Sun is also host to the Kids Quest/Cyber Quest family entertainment facility, two luxurious spas, world-class meeting facilities, a state-of-the-art Poker Room as well as three major entertainment venues with seating from 350 to 10,000.  (This excerpt taken from the Mohegan Sun website)
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Norwich, CT
(range: 8 miles)
The Norwich Golf Course is an 18 hole championship golf course located in Norwich, Connecticut. Just minutes away from two of the biggest casinos in the world, the facility is owned by the City of Norwich and open to the public. Featuring a challenging 6,228 yard design constructed over undulating terrain playing to a par of 71 from the longest tees.  (This excerpt taken from the Norwich Golf Course website)
It looks like a medieval fortress, but a step inside the stone castle reveals the built-in couches, table trackway, and woodcarvings that all point to the creative genius that was William Gillette. (This excerpt taken from the Gillette Castle State Park website)
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Colchester, CT
(range: 9 miles)
In 1998 Gloria and her former business partner purchased the last few acres of a third generation family farm and started planting the vineyard, dedicating every hour available to the venture. Jim Melillo has been involved with wines from running tasting clubs to associating with wine corporations in varying capacities. Together they continue to direct the growth of the winery. (This excerpt taken from the Priam Vineyards website)
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Norwich, CT
(range: 10 miles)
Welcome to the Norwich Arts Center! The Norwich Arts Center (NAC) was formed originally as the Norwich Arts Council in 1987 by a group of local artists and arts-lovers who were inspired by the region’s cultural possibilities. Our mission is to provide affordable programming in a variety of arts that reflects the area’s rich diversity and deepens arts appreciation. (This excerpt taken from the Norwich Arts Center website)
In our history, we have produced over 250 musicals, including over 70 world premieres, and exported 21 productions to Broadway. Goodspeed stands as the first regional theatre in America to earn two special Tony Awards, one in 1980 for outstanding contributions to the American musical and a second in 1995 for distinguished achievement for a regional theatre. (This excerpt taken from the Goodspeed Musicals website)
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