A Great White Shark Has Been Spotted Swimming Off The Shore Of Connecticut

Around lunchtime on Monday, May 20th, a great white shark made its presence known in the Long Island Sound off the coast of Greenwich, Connecticut. But don’t let this put a damper on your Memorial Day plans, officials say beachgoers should be perfectly safe. Here’s what you need to know:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If you’re planning a beach day for this upcoming holiday weekend, check out these lesser-known beaches in Connecticut.