Father’s Day 2019!

Are you looking to make this year’s Father’s Day historical? There are many events to choose from on June 16th, 2019.

Vintage Vehicles Antique and Classic Car Show

Does your Dad love to tinker with vintage cars or just likes to admire good craftsmanship?

Shelton Historical Society is hosting a Vintage Vehicles Antique and Classic Car Show on their grounds at Shelton History Center, 70 Ripton Rd, Shelton from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Admission is a dollar for Dads and $5.00 per person or $10.00/ Family (4).


Father’s Day Behind the Scenes Tour

Have an interest in trolleys?

In the first of two Trolley Museum events for Father’s Day, there’s a behind the scenes tour at the Connecticut Trolley Museum in East Windsor from 10 AM to 4:30 PM. Dads and Granddads receive FREE admission when accompanied by a paying adult or child. General admission prices can be found here.


Father’s Day Weekend

Live closer to the coast but still want to see some trolleys on Father’s Day?

Consider checking out The Shore Line Trolley Museum at 17 River St in East Haven on June 15th and 16th, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. On Father’s Day weekend Dads ride free with a paid family member. Regular admission prices can be found here.


State Museum Sunday

Three of the Connecticut State Museums are celebrating State Museum Sunday on Father’s Day!

There is free admission for Connecticut residents at The Prudence Crandall Museum in Canterbury, Old New Gate Prison & Copper Mine in East Granby, and The Henry Whitfield State Museum in Guilford this Sunday.


Julius Caesar

Looking for something more dramatic?

You could pack a blanket or chairs and take your dad to the Hamden Town Center Park to watch the Tieline Theater Production of Julius Caesar. There are four performances this weekend. The Sunday performance is at 2:00.


Curious about additional historical happenings to go to with Dad on his special day? You can find more events here.

Happy Father’s Day!

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