MENU back

Make It Here Campaign

In Connecticut, expect to make memories ... and so much more. Check out our newest commercial, plus find the awesome activities we've featured. And stay tuned for more!


Waterfront Hotels

Book an extravagant stay at waterfront resorts like the Madison Beach Hotel, Saybrook Point Resort & Marina, or Water’s Edge Resort & Spa. Find more destinations here.


Connecticut comes to life after dark. Find nightlife not to be missed across the state, including LGBTQ+ nightlife from drag shows to gay bars.

Restaurant Scene

Connecticut’s foodie scene takes the cake. From the nation’s #1 pizza and a variety of cuisines to wineries and breweries, get your fill at these spots throughout the state.

UTV Adventures

Take the ultimate adventure tour in the beautiful northwest hills of Connecticut through hundreds of acres of privately owned trails with Backyard Adventure UTV Tours — you don't have to be an expert to enjoy!


Summer isn’t summer without some beach days. Discover fun in the sun at these great beaches.

Unique Performance Arts

Pilobolus is a modern dance company known for collaborative performances aimed at finding beauty in the unexpected. Discover even more performing arts here.


There are so many great ways to get out on the water. Find cool kayaking spots here.


Try wakeboarding, snorkeling, cliff jumping, scuba diving, water obstacles, and more at Brownstone Adventure Sports Park, or find even more waterfront fun here.

Arts Festivals

Get into art at unique festivals like SHAG and the International Festival of Arts & Ideas.


Connecticut’s murals make us even more vibrant. Here’s where to find some great pieces.


Take to the open seas aboard SoundWaters,  Marsh and Bay Expeditions, Onrust, Argia Mystic Cruises, or with the Eastern Connecticut Sailing Association. Find even more boating and sailing ideas here.


Relax and detox at destinations spas across the state. Discover more of your favorite treatments and packages here.

Coastal Road Trips

Summer is the perfect time to drive down the Connecticut shoreline. Use this guide to plan your perfect coastal road trip.

Sporting Events

Cheer on Connecticut’s professional basketball team, Connecticut Sun, or see games at these sporting events and facilities.

Casino Gaming

Whether you prefer Blackjack or Roulette, bet on big fun at Mohegan Sun or Foxwoods Resort Casino.

Music Festivals

There’s nothing like a celebration of live music. Vibe out at these music festivals and more.

Art Installations

Check out the unreal Art Silo at Spring Hill Vineyards for a panoramic, shimmering masterpiece. Find more cool art at spots like Real Art Ways, Artspace, the Aldrich Contemporary Museum of Art, The Knowlton, and more.

Hiking Trails and State Parks

Looking to hit the trails? Find hiking spots in the country’s #1 hiking state here. And explore stunning state parks here.

Vineyards & Wineries

Kick back with a glass of wine at Connecticut’s beautiful vineyards and wineries — the perfect way to unwind.

Salt Caves

Relax and rejuvenate inside healing salt caves such as Groto Solna, Salt Cave of Darien, Soulshine Salt Cavern, or Salt of the Earth Therapeutic Spa.

iPad showing CTvisit website

Connecticut, Delivered Right to Your Fingertips

Share your email address to receive our free newsletter and be the first to see the latest travel deals, attractions and news from!