BY PAUL JOSEPH | PUBLISHED MAY 7, 2021 | TRAVEL MAGAZINE
From natural wonders to man-made attractions, Connecticut – the third smallest US state – packs a lot into its modest size, including a number of unique ways to occupy your time.
A festival with a true social conscience, Mystic River Jam Festival at Mystic Shipyard is a hugely popular two-day, annual music event showcasing a wide musical genres from rock to reggae, blues to jam. Notable names from the regional music scene who have performed in recent years include Mystic Dead, Phil Adams Group, and Troublemakers. The event has also gained praise for its charitable contributions to Sails Up 4 Cancer and Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center – both well-deserving local causes. To learn more, visit www.mysticriverjam.com.
Photo: Historic vessels moored at the Mystic Seaport Museum (Photo: GetYourGuide.com)