Mystic KOA Holiday Events
Weekend Water Wars
The weekend could get wet and wild with the fun we have lined up! Join your friends on the inflatable water battle station, a 60' obstacle course, 100' downhill water slide or lead the troops to victory at the water gun battle station. Times/Day may vary during the weekend due to weather conditions. Please check with our staff in the camp store.
Local Area Events
Stonington Village Farmers' Market
Winter/Spring Market - Each Saturday in the late fall, winter, and early spring, the market is located inside the Velvet Mill, 22 Bayview Avenue, Stonington and is open from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. It is in the back room closest to Meadow Avenue.
Summer/Fall Market - The market will be outside to the back parking lot of the Velvet Mill, 22 Bayview Avenue in Stonington, beginning May 14, 2022, and continuing until November when it will move inside the Velvet Mill.
Stonington Historic Walking Tour
This fascinating Historic Walking Tour through the narrow streets of Stonington Borough depart on Fridays and Saturdays at 5pm from the Lighthouse Museum. The tour lasts about an hour. Experienced guides will share the stories of historic homes, sites, battles, the railroad and people that reflect Stonington's rich history.
Check their website for tour dates and ticket information.
Memorial Day at Mystic Seaport Museum
We are kicking off summer in a big way here at Mystic Seaport Museum, and you're invited! It's opening weekend for the Boathouse, AND our newest exhibition, Story Boats. Whether you're a landlubber or an avid sailor, there's something for you. Get on the water with a rowboat, sailboat, or a captained boat ride, and enjoy live concerts at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday (New London Big Band) and Sunday (Mama Train). Additional special activities taking place all 3 days include:
Most activities included with admission, and free for Members.
The 30th Annual Wooden Boat Show
The Wooden Boat Show, hosted in a partnership with WoodenBoat Publications offers something for all wooden boat enthusiasts and maritime history buffs. More than 100 traditional and classic wooden boats of every type will be on display, from handcrafted kayaks to mahogany runabouts, to classic daysailers to schooners. 1 day tickets and 3 day passes including family passes are available. Parking is free.
4th Annual Mystic Seaport Woodie Car Show
Join us for the . July 23, 2022 at 9 AM.
A short list of the cars on view for the 3rd annual show were a1927 Buick, a 1950 Chevrolet, a 1935 Dodge Brothers Woodie, and a 1946 Ford.
New to the show is vote for your “Favorite Woodie”. Visitors seemed to enjoy this, and the kids were very happy to learn they could cast their own ballots.
About 3:00pm the automobiles paraded out of the museum, and visitors clearly enjoyed seeing the cars in motion and hearing the unusual horn sounds.
Mystic Outdoor Art Festival
The festival showcases over 200 artists from around the United States, with more than two miles of arts and crafts including oils, watercolors, photographs, pastels, sculpture, woodwork, comics, acrylics, and more. The Mystic Outdoor Art Festival, lovingly known as "MOAF", is a FREE event and features activities and artwork for all ages to enjoy, including a Children's Art Park located in Mystic River Park.