5 Fun Summer 2024 Day Trip Ideas! - Stamford Moms

Summer 2024 Day Trip Ideas

Kick off summer 2024 with a family day trip! It’s a fun way to get everyone out of the house and doing something exciting together… not to mention a way to avoid hearing the dreaded words, “I’m bored!”

Check out our list of 5 fun options!

Jump at Funbox in Milford

Located at Connecticut Post Mall in Milford, Funbox is “the World’s Biggest Bounce Park.” There are 25,000 square feet of continuous jumping zones connecting 10 different play areas. It’s fun for kids and adults alike! Funbox Milford is open through Labor Day Weekend!
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Funbox Milford Summer Day Trip Idea

Head Down the Rabbit Hole at Wonderland: Curious Nature

Wonderland: Curious Nature transforms the New York Botanical Gardens through the sights, settings, and scents of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Choose your own adventure in the gardens, contemporary artworks, and gallery exhibitions filled with wonderfully weird marvels, and see the Garden through Alice’s playful and curious eyes. Plus, join tea parties and meet some of Wonderland’s characters. Wonderland: Curious Nature is open through October 27!
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Visit the Yale Peabody Museum

Located in New Haven, admission to the Yale Peabody Museum is FREE and open to all (although, reserving tickets in advance is highly encouraged). Stroll through the Burke Hall of Dinosaurs, Living Lab, Minerals, Earth & Space… and so much more!
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Venture to Boundless Adventures

Boundless Adventures in Purchase, NY offers an aerial adventure with 11 courses. Swing, climb, balance, traverse and zip-line through the treetop adventures.
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Spend the Day at Sherwood Island State Park

Enjoy the day at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport! Free for in-State Registered Vehicles. Sherwood Point is home to the 9/11 Living Memorial and Pavilion with a snack shack. On East Beach you’ll find the Nature Center, the salt marsh, grassy walking paths, and the model airplane field along with a public bathhouse and picnic areas. On West Beach are forested trails and the disc golf course, as well as another bathhouse and picnic area.

Be sure to check out our list of 20 great spots for mini golf!
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While day trips are a great break… staying local can be a lot of fun also! Be sure to check the Stamford Moms Daily Events Calendar regularly this summer to see what’s happening in our area for families!


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