Receive a special thanks from The Essex Restaurant. This holiday season the team at The Essex wants to say THANK YOU to the local community with a special 3-course prix fixe for just $45 from November 6th-10th
Pursuing a quiet yoga revolution based in healing, J. Brown seeks to change the dialogue and direction of yoga practice in the West. Join for a one or two part session of this breathe centered, therapeutic practice.
Discover one-of-a kind, handmade art when you visit the private studios of 39 artists in Branford, Madison and Guilford at Shoreline Arts Trail, Open Studios Weekend.
Visit the Connecticut Cancer Foundation's Art Gallery to view an exceptional selection of botanical art (all for sale) through the end of October.
On view as part of the museum's Near :: New contemporary series, Boro's work focuses on the interplay of space, place and the scale of knots and their symbolism of unity, inherent power and strength.
Immerse yourself in an art filled autumn at this vibrant art center with Fall classes, en plein air workshops, lecture series, exhibits and more.
Join two generations of the Good family for a four person exhibition of collages, constructions, prints and videos.
Featuring the highest caliber artists and housed in a contemporary eleven-building complex, the Center for the Performing Arts hosts theater, dance, music and art from around the world.
Find something special for everyone on your list this Holiday Season. Take advantage of Personal Shoppers on hand to help find the perfect gift. Choose from an always changing variety of ceramics, pottery, glass, jewelry, homewares, clothing, fiber, ornaments, accessories, toys, specialty foods, stationery, leather goods and more.
There's something for everyone at The Kate this November, from Jonathan Edwards to George Winston, Best of the Boston Comedy Festival to the Shaboo All-Stars.
A retrospective of artist Elizabeth Tashjian’s paintings, drawings and sculptures are on view at Conn College. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to see the work of a visionary avant-garde artist and long time eccentric Connecticut resident.
An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 19, 2019
Shop local with the new neighbors BellaPerlina and Junk- 2 -Junque. Starting Thursday, November 7th, from 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm they will be hosting special themed events each week.
Come sit in the cars, pop the hoods, inspect the trunks, and kick the tires at the Connecticut Auto Show -- great entertainment for serious shoppers, car buffs and the entire family!
Come out and support this annual open studios event that allows local residents and weekend visitors to interact with artists and experience the creative process first-hand.
Have a chance to win a brand new Subaru Forester, a trip to Panama, an iPad Mini and more at the annual High Hopes Holiday Market.
An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019
Take a break on your Tuesdays with Happy Hour drink and food specials at Los Charros Cantina. Enjoy cocktails, tacos, tequila and a multitude of fun from 4 pm - 6 pm.
Learn how to make the perfect pie and the perfect pie crust in this hands on (and delicious) class. How about oatmeal pecan or cardamom spiced apple and pear just to name a few.
An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 8, 2019
Don't miss the exciting launch of The Essex Supper Club. Every Wednesday Evening, The Essex will bring you all into the mind of the chef. Each week will feature a different menu, ranging from family style to a tasting menu, from wine and cocktail dinners to guest chefs.
Join The Country School for a special screening of Screenagers NEXT CHAPTER: Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion led by Claudia Califano, MD, Yale Child Study Center and William Leidt, Country School Technology Director.
Head to New Haven for a beloved holiday tradition of shopping on the Green.
Celebrate E.F. Watermelon’s Holiday Season Opening and shop the latest collection of jewelry and "objets d'art."
An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 12, 2019
Enjoy our $6 happy hour cocktails all night in The Coco Club every Thursday evening from 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Taste a variety of handcrafted cocktails such as the dirty martini, to the old fashioned, and the sidecar.
Shop a botanical exhibit that includes works from some of the most important American artists of this genre while sipping on fine wine.
An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2019
Grab that special someone for a romantic date night at The Essex. Enjoy an appetizer, two entrees, a dessert and a bottle of wine for just $65 plus tax and gratuity.
Prepare for the holidays with a little Champagne and Lace at the new Niantic location. Stop by for bevs, bites, and shopping specials.
Join local, fellow breast cancer survivors for a support group in Old Saybrook (or encourage a loved one to do so).
An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Friday, repeating until December 13, 2019
Celebrate your weekend with Fajita Friday at Los Charros Cantina. Enjoy a special off the menu fajitas for two at your friendly neighborhood cantina.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the movie Alice’s Restaurant, based on the song by Arlo Guthrie, with the man himself! Guthrie will perform with various guests and longtime collaborators at the Milford Performance Center.
Participate in this traveling play, influenced by Charles Dickens' Christmas Carol. Appropriate for all ages 4 and up.
Run or walk this family friendly 5k fundraiser that takes you past historic homes and scenic beaches.
Peruse OPEN Studios of I-Park's 2019 Residency Season and enjoy an afternoon of art, music, writing, and of course, nature.
A local concert series that began in the 1970's and continues today at the historic Chester Meeting House, enjoy the sounds of Debussy, Britten and Mendelssohn.
Give back and support the Symphony Flower Farm benefit to decorate your home for the holidays and warm your heart.
Enjoy The Kate's 14th Annual Black Friday Benefit Concert to benefit The Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries.
Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season in Mystic seeing Santa arrive by tugboat, viewing the Tree Lighting, and watching the Holiday Lighted Boat Parade.
Give the gift of books with the friends of the Guilford Free Library at the annual Holiday Sale Thursday, December 5, through Saturday, December 7.
Sip and Shop at the Guilford Art Center for the holidays at this free public event. Over 50 American Jewelry Artists will be featured at The Holiday Shop on Thursday, December 5 from 5-8 pm.
Take 40% off select jewelry and “objets d’art” at E.F. Watermelon’s 40th Anniversary Celebration!
Shop local and make it a handmade holiday at the Chester Meeting House.
Get in the holiday spirit on this self guided walking tour of 6 historic Essex homes, decorated for the season. Peruse the Holiday Boutique for handmade crafts and enjoy refreshments at Santa’s Café.
Decorate Gingerbread Houses with your family at the Madison Beach Hotel. Pastry Chef Sarah will be there to provide tips and tricks.
Experience the holiday magic of this intimate performance of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.
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