Maple Sugar Festival Weekend! - Stamford Museum and Nature Center

Date: 03/02/13 through 03/03/13
Hours: 11am-3pm
Ages: All
Price: $10; $5 additional for brunch; free for chldren younger than 3
39 Scofieldtown Road - 203-322-1646
Stamford, CT 06903

Description: Visit the little red sugarhouse on Heckscher Farm and see firsthand how sap is turned into sweet 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 and more. On Saturday, watch local chefs create delicious dishes using the center's maple syrup and vote for your favorite in a winner-takes-all 4th Annual First County Bank Maple Sugar Cook-Off. On Sunday, enjoy a pancake brunch for an additional $5.