Saturdays at the Stonington Village Farmers’ Market

Stonington Village Farmers' Market The Velvet Mill, 22 Bayview Avenue, Stonington

About the Farmer's Market The Stonington Farmers’ Market began in 1997 under the initiative of Geoffrey Little. The enormously popular market attracts residents from the Borough and surrounding communities who come to buy fresh, healthy, local food. In 2008 the Stonington Farmers’ Market became a year-round event, moving inside during the winter months. For more information

Wooster Square Farmer’s Market​ in New Haven

Wooster Square Farmer's Market Conte West/Hills Middle School, 511 Chapel St, New Haven

Saturdays | 10am – 1pm Opening Day: April 6 Conte West/Hills Middle School 511 Chapel St, New Haven The Wooster Square Farmers Market has been a staple in the Wooster Square community for over 15 years. During the COVID19 global pandemic the Wooster Square market moved to the very spacious parking lot of Conte West Middle School to accommodate social distancing. This move has also allowed us to bring in more vendors! This market is our biggest and offers an incredible variety of products. You can find fresh local produce, dairy, eggs, meat, honey, and more! Vendors at our market accept credit, debit, cash and SNAP/EBT. We even double SNAP/EBT for fresh produce! For more information

Long Table Farm 256 BEAVER BROOK ROAD, Lyme

The farm is bustling with life and abundant with produce.  We've gotten so much planted this week and many spring projects are wrapping up.  Come check out what has changed! Our Market will be open every Saturday starting April 6th, until Thanksgiving. 10AM-1PM with guest vendors weekly. For more information

42nd annual Life. Be in it. Extravaganza in Newington

Mill Pond Park 123 Garfield St, Newington

Join us at Mill Pond Park on Saturday, July 20 to celebrate the 42nd annual Life. Be in It. Extravaganza! Enjoy food, games, rides, adult beer garden, arts & craft exhibits and much more! The carnival will be open from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Our Entertainment Stage will feature an exciting line-up of performers including 'Nightshift', 'Vinyl Countdown', and 'Mass-Conn-Fusion'!!! Admission to the park and parking is FREE. The event will conclude with Newington's largest fireworks display EVER! The fireworks show will start at 9:30 pm. For more information  

11th Annual CVA Frog Rock Summer Shack Gathering : Volkswagen Car Show

Frog Rock Summer Shack 212 Pomfret Rd, Eastford Ct

A social event for all VWs. Burgers, Hot Dogs, Seafood and Ice Cream available at the food stand. Next we head down the road to the Tri State Cruisers Saturday night cruise from 3 till dark at the junction of Rt.169 and Rt. 101, Pomfret Center. For more info please call: Bill Arute (860) 395-9964 bill@ctvwa.org or Jeff McBride jeff@ctvwa.org For more information

CARIBBEAN RUM & FOOD FESTIVAL in New Britain

Beehive Stadium 230 John Karbonic Way, New Britain

Annual CARIBBEAN RUM & FOOD FESTIVAL The theme for the 2024 festival is “The Art is in the Mix”. The showcase of Caribbean Rum, Cocktails, Food, Arts & Craft and live entertainment International artist and more. 21 + event and ID is required to enter. Proceeds from this event benefits our disability kids program. Ticket non-refundable. For Tickets  

$20 – $40

Elephant’s Trunk Flea Market Every Sunday

Elephant's Trunk Flea Market 490 Danbury Rd490 Danbury Rd, New Milford

Come and see why the Elephant’s Trunk Flea Market is the Largest Weekly Flea Market in New England.  We’re open every Sunday, April into December, pending weather and field conditions.  It’s best to follow our weekly Facebook Posts for updates and announcements.  Don’t miss out on the action……the Trunk has something for everyone.  If you’re looking for that rare and unusual find, it’s quite possible the Trunk is your destination!  See you at the Trunk! For more information

$3

Coventry Farmers Market at Nathan Hale Homestead

Nathan Hale Homestead 2299 South St, Coventry

The Coventry Farmers’ Market on the grounds of the Nathan Hale Homestead is an experience not to be missed. This market carries the tradition of being the largest farmers’ market in the state, featuring some of the best of Connecticut-grown, Connecticut-made products in one of the most unspoiled countryside settings in the state. Each week, the staff of the Homestead will lead a family-friendly activity to connect the history of the site with the theme of the market. Admission to the Nathan Hale Homestead is by regular admission and is not included in the Farmers’ Market program. For more information

Benefit Mediterranean Dinner * 2024 at White Gate Farm

White Gate Farm 83 Upper Pattagansett Road, East Lyme

Sunday, July 21, 6:00 pm Our first full dinner of the summer on the back lawn, with live music by the Grays.   The beneficiary will be the East Lyme Giving Garden.  BYOB is welcome.   For more information

Benefit Spanish Dinner at White Gate Farm

White Gate Farm 83 Upper Pattagansett Road, East Lyme

Join us for our Spanish Tapas Dinner featuring Paella made in our Wood Fired Oven !  This dinner benefits World Central Kitchen.  Bring your own wine to pair with our choices of white or red aromatic herb and fruit sangria mixer, served to your table by the carafe. Live music and outdoor seating.  Dishes will be served to your table family style. Sip and Nibble White or Red Farm Aromatic Herb and Fruit Sangria, Non Alcoholic (bring your own wine or enjoy on it’s own) Portuguese Sourdough Cornbread Crostini with Olives, Romesco and Marcona Almonds Tapas Menu Calamari a la Plancha with Pipirrana, a Spanish Summer Salad of Tomato, Peppers and Red Onion. (Vegetarian Option: Oyster Mushrooms a la Plancha) Green Gazpacho with Grilled Zucchini, Almond, Mint & Lime Bacalao Salted Cod Fritters with Cilantro Aioli. (Vegetarian Option: Patatas Bravas) Marinated Giant White Beans Seafood, Chicken and Sausage Paella from the Wood Fired Oven. (Vegetarian Option: Roasted Pepper and Caramelized Onion & Plantain Paella) Almond Flour Carrot Cake with Orange Blossom Yogurt Mousse and Candied Local Shagbark Hickory Nuts   For more information

$98.76

Conversations with a Beekeeper At The Beekley Library

Beekley Library 10 Central Ave, New Hartford

Join the Humble Bee Honey Company for a program introducing the life of the Honey bee. It discusses equipment management and harvesting practices past and present, the challenges Beekeepers face and the importance of Beekeeping and honey bees to our ecosystem. For more information!

Summer Nights at Stone Acres Farm

Stone Acres Farm 393 North Main Street, Stonington

June 19 - August 31 Summer Nights Schedule: Wednesdays - Fridays, with occasional Saturday availability. Dine under the stars at the historic Stone Acres Farm. Explore the formal gardens and sprawling grounds and enjoy a multi course dinner curated by our 85th Day Culinary Team. Enjoy the bounty of the season featuring locally sourced vegetables, fish, pasture raised meats and artisan baked goods and cheeses. A boutique wine list, craft cocktails and local beer will be available. $78 per guest. Beverages, tax, & gratuity not included in ticket price. Reserved seatings beginning at 5PM. For more information

$78