Brownstone Park in Connecticut features special rates for youth groups (of any size), school field trips, and groups of 25 or more!
2014 Group Admission Rates**
(Advanced reservations required)
|Groups Size of 25 to 99 per visit (Special rates for Youth Groups of any size.)||10%||$17.10||$26.10||$35.10|
|Groups Size of 100 to 249 per visit||20%||$15.20||$23.20||$31.20|
|Groups Size of 250+ per visit||30%||$13.30||$20.30||$27.30|
**Youth groups also receive complementary General Swimming Passes for chaperons on a 10 to 1 ratio. Group admission discounts cannot be combined with any other discounts or promotions. To ensure easy check in for each member of the group, complete the liability release waiver in advance of arriving at the park.
Reservations (in advance) and deposits are required to receive group rates. Check out our list of frequently asked questions to start your research.
Facilities for Groups
Advanced reservations are suggested. Half-day rentals are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or 2 p.m. to park closing. A 50% deposit is required for gazebo rentals and eight adventure passes. When you arrive at the park your balance is due and you may change the type of and number of passes needed. The deposit is nonrefundable, rain dates are available. Reservations can be made Monday through Friday only.
Amenities: Pergolas and Gazebos come with picnic tables and benches. Beach area has picnic tables and Adirondack chairs.
Picnic Areas & Dock Rentals
|Floating Gazebo (up to 12 people)||$95||$125|
|Large Floating Gazebo (up to 20 people)||$125||$195|
|Pergola Tower Area (up to 50 people)||$195||$250|
|Tent Area (up to 75 people)||$250||$375|
|Large Private Dock (up to 75 people)||$300||$425|
|Overlook Area (up to 100 people)||$250||$375|
|Beach Area (Up to 300 people)||$375||$575|
School Field Trips
Customize a day of fun and learning that fits your curriculum, time and budget. 10 percent youth group discounts are available. Complementary admission for chaperones at a one to 10 student ratio. Water sport activities are weather and water temperature dependent.
More than 100 Day Camps, 45 town Parks & Recreation departments, 15 Scout Troops, 12 Churches, 30 businesses and more than 70 schools (here is a list) have run group trips to Brownstone Park. If you’re interested in something totally unique and different for your group, contact our Sales Department for more information.
You can combine our regular admission for groups (25 or more) with one of our Team Building programs. Click here for more details and a slide show with some photos from school field trips and team building!
Group catering is available by reservation only. Vegetarian options are available.
Group Menu Options
Available by reservation only. Vegetarian options available.
Price w/ Tax
|Lunch Pak - Cheeseburger, hamburger, veggie burger, chicken tenders or hot dog with french fries, cookie and fountain drink.||$9.95|
|All Day Food Fest - Breakfast Station (9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.). Lunch Station (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.) Dessert Station (2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.). Brownstone Park Water Bottle free refills throughout the day with water & fountain drinks. Food stations open during the time frames listed.||$24.95|
|The Cookout - Lemon thyme grilled chicken, hot dogs, hamburgers, seasonal grilled vegetables, pasta salad or baby green salad. Assorted desserts, lemonade, ice tea and fruit infused water.||$21.95|
|Brownstone Blast - Marinated grilled flank steak or seared Connecticut cod, garlic–herb grilled garden vegetables with balsamic reduction. The Ridge Mac & Cheese, sweet corn bread with Connecticut honey butter, mix berry crumble or fresh fruit. Lemonade, ice tea and fruit infused water.||$24.95|
|Surf & Turf - New England Lobster & Grilled Chicken Tarragon – citrus, corn on the cob, penne pasta salad, garden salad, assorted desserts and drinks.||Market|
|For the Brownstone Blast and Surf & Turf dining options, table service with table cloth and silverware is provided for guests who have reserved one of our private areas.|
Professional DJ entertainment is available. Contact the Sales Department for options and rates.