Fall means crisp air and changing leaf colors…..and Connecticut is one of the best places to enjoy both. If you are looking for fun and interesting activities to do this Fall, why not stop in Kent and see what we have to offer. Voted as one of the best towns for fall foliage by Yankee Magazine, Kent is the place to be in the Fall.
Kent’s beautiful fall foliage season is right around the corner. Travel along our back roads for a scenic drive you’ll never forget. Be sure to take time to enjoy many other things to do in Kent and the area. Go antiquing, apple picking, cider drinking, hunt for the perfect pumpkin, take a hike or enjoy a fire at one of our wonderful inns or bed & breakfasts. There’s so many things to do!
Peak foliage for Kent is estimated to take place approximately the first or second weeks in October. Visit newengland.com for a live fall foliage map that shows current foliage reports.
No matter what time of year it is, you can be assured that Kent and its surroundings offer a wide variety of fun activities for all ages.
As you walk through our town, you will discover a myriad of places to visit. From Main Street to the Kent Barns you will find incredible restaurants and cafes, impeccable inns and bed and breakfasts. You will experience distinctive shops and boutiques, outstanding art galleries, antique dealers, private schools, and museums.
No matter what time of year it is, you can be assured that Kent and its surroundings offer a wide variety of activities for all ages. Stop by the famous Kent Falls State Park where you can take photos of “Connecticut’s Highest” waterfall. Or explore the many trails in Macedonia State Park or the listen to the roar of the waters that surround Bulls Bridge covered bridge. We have 87.6 miles of hiking trails from which to choose. Don’t forget to visit Hopkins Vineyards, one of our local wineries. Or take in a play at theaters such as the Sherman Players in Sherman. Want to curl up with a good book? Then stop in at the House of Books or the Kent Memorial Library.
Whatever you like to do, we have it. We will be happy to help you plan your visit with your family or friends. Visit us soon. We have a feeling that if you visit us once, you will want to vacation with us again.