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June 17, 2013
Show him or her your inner kid with a trip to an amusement park. Six Flags is 5 minutes from the border of Connecticut, while both Quassy and Lake Compounce are nearby local attractions for the day.
Lake Quassy charges $3.50 per ride; booklets available.
A lake Compounce ticket is $38.99; nline $30.99.
Six Flags New England charges $39.99 3 days in advance online; $54.99 at gates.