Connecticut Bound: 52 Weekend Getaways

3. Casino Caper

  1. You’ll find great seafood, including Connecticut-style lobster in the rough, anywhere along U.S. 1 as you head toward the Mystic area.
  2. Serious outlet shopping too awaits you just off I-95 at Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets
  3. or Westbrook Factory Outlets.
  4. Then head to Foxwood Resort Casino, Rte. 2, Mashantucket, a world-class gaming facility. Even if you’re not into gaming, there is so much to do.
  5. Book a pleasant stay at Randall’s Ordinary in Stonington and after dinner, catch a show at one of the casinos.
  6. Next day, take a fascinating journey through the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center on Rte. 2, America’s state-of-the-art Native American museum.
  7. Then on to Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, for another fun day of shopping, dining and entertainment..

DRIVING TIP: Approximate driving distance between furthest points (1 to 7) is 81 miles.

For places to stay and other things to do nearby, click on any highlighted place.