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Mystic Country launches Northeast Connecticut Getaway contest

  • September 25th, 2014

Mystic Country’s northeast getaway contest on Facebook is now active. Special thanks go to the many northeast businesses for their support and participation. The contest winner will receive:

  • A two night stay for two at the historic INN AT WOODSTOCK HILL in […]

2015 Connecticut State Visitors Guide ERTD co-op discounts

  • September 12th, 2014

The Eastern Regional Tourism District/Mystic Country is offering a significant discount to participate in the Mystic Country co-op pages of the 2015 Official Connecticut State Visitors Guide. This discount – nearly 15% off of the net rates – allows advertisers exposure […]


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USA Today Contest for Best Aquarium in the USA

  • July 30th, 2014

USA Today announced the nominations for the 10 best Aquariums and Mystic Aquarium made the list. Now is the time to cast votes to assure that Mystic Aquarium becomes a winner and places in the top 10. Click here to vote between now and August 18. You can vote once a day, every day.