Make your visit unforgettable with our many special events!

Events at Lake Compounce

Lake Compounce hosts many events in Connecticut throughout the season! Enjoy a day of thrilling rides and family-friendly attractions, along with a fun event near Bristol, CT.

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Elf Bootcamp

December 14 & 21
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Welcome to Elf Bootcamp, recruits! Our Elves-in-Training will earn their official Elf Hat & Certification by participating in festive workshops, reindeer games, and team building activities. This event recommended for children 4-9 years old. Ticket includes junior admission for one Elf.
Please arrive by 4:15pm on your chosen date. Limited space available for each day.
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Pawliday Lights

Sunday, December 22, 2019
Your fur-babies have been good all year, too! Treat your pooch to a special walk in the park, puppichinos, scritches from Santa, and more. Plus, find your newest furry family member and meet the adoptable dogs from Dog Star Rescue! Bring in a pet donation for Dog Star Rescue to receive free parking.
All dogs must be up to date on their vaccines. Pet owners must sign a release before entering the Main Gate.
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The Longest Night

Saturday, December 21, 2019
Join us at 4:00pm for a special tree lighting with the Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut chapter as we begin out countdown to The Longest Day - the summer solstice on June 20. Learn how you can join the thousands of participants from across the world use their creativity and passion to raise funds and awareness for the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association. Buy Now

Pricing, attraction availability and hours are subject to change without notice.

There is plenty of fun stuff to do in Bristol, Connecticut, but nothing like a day spent at Lake Compounce! Start planning your trip today and buy your tickets orseason passes online. Also, be sure to check our Connecticut promotions and park discounts often.