39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977-6521.
Saturday, March 5 & Sunday, March 6, 11 am to 3 pm. Celebrate the sweetness of the maple sugaring season as this annual family favorite returns to the Stamford Museum & Nature Center. Visit the little red sugarhouse on Heckscher Farm and see first hand how sap is turned into maple syrup. Witness how trees are tapped and sap is collected, make a maple-themed craft, go on a scavenger hunt, have your face painted, sing and dance to live music, and more. On Saturday, sample delicious dishes from local teen chefs featuring SM&NC maple syrup in First County Bank’s Teen Chefs Challenge and vote for your favorite! On Sunday, enjoy the popular pancake brunch. Don’t forget to purchase a pint of pure maple syrup, made fresh from the trees at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center. First County Bank’s Teen Chefs Challenge (Saturday only, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm) Pancake Brunch* (SUNDAY only, 11 am – 2 pm) *Additional $5 fee per person. DAILY ADMISSION FEES: SM&NC Members: $5 per person | Non-Members: $10 per person. Director’s Circle & Family Plus Members and all children 3 & under: FREE. Save time by purchasing your festival admission and pancake brunch tickets in advance! Visit stamfordmuseum.org. For more information call 203.977-6521, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.stamfordmuseum.org