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      Kids/Family, Misc. Events
      Saturday, Feb. 17, 2024, 10:00 am
      Kids/Family, Misc. Events

      This President’s Day weekend, join the Olde Mistick Village for their beloved annual winter event: Ice in the Village. Featuring ice sculptures, live carving demonstrations, a presidential scavenger hunt and patriotic photo contest with special prizes, there’ll be fun for the whole family! Be sure not to miss out.
      Admission is free.

      For more info, visit: https://oldemistickvillage.com/ice-in-the-village-returns-february-17-18-19/

      Kids/Family, Misc. Events
      Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024, 9:00 am
      Kids/Family, Misc. Events

      Do you hear the train coming? All Aboard!
      Don’t miss out on this New England holiday tradition. The family-friendly Train Show exhibit is back for its 30th year at the Connecticut River Museum and is sure to surprise and delight visitors of all ages. See what train artist Steve Cryan has created this year! A fully operational nearly 30-foot train layout, “I SPY” scavenger hunts, and a toddler-sized viewing layout are all part of the fun!
      NOTE: A members-only Train Show Opening Event will be held from 4-6 p.m. Nov. 21. Stay tuned for more information on the event opening.
      Train show:
      https://ctrivermuseum.org/events/30th-annual-train-show/
      Train show member opening:
      https://ctrivermuseum.org/events/members-event-30th-annual-train-show-opening/

      Kids/Family, Misc. Events
      Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024, 10:00 am
      Kids/Family, Misc. Events

      This President’s Day weekend, join the Olde Mistick Village for their beloved annual winter event: Ice in the Village. Featuring ice sculptures, live carving demonstrations, a presidential scavenger hunt and patriotic photo contest with special prizes, there’ll be fun for the whole family! Be sure not to miss out.
      Admission is free.

      For more info, visit: https://oldemistickvillage.com/ice-in-the-village-returns-february-17-18-19/

      Misc. Events
      Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024, 12:00 pm
      Misc. Events

      This February, treat your valentine to a special 2 ½ hr dining excursion aboard The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat’s Essex Clipper Dinner Train. The romance of the rails and vintage train cars are sure to set a memorable scene for an expression of your affection. Shrimp cocktail and custom cheese plates will be served along the ride before the main feast of a choice of filet mignon, chicken milanese, seared salmon, or mushroom ravioli. Sweet desserts and drinks will also be served, including mouthwatering confections from Fascia’s Chocolates, and champagne at the full service bar. This unique and limited capacity dining experience is sure to impress, so secure your spot now.

      Cost: $139.99/person.
      Link to tickets:
      2024 Special Excursions
      1705417650