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New Haven Restaurant Week 2022

Downtown New Haven CT

Sample New Haven's diverse and delicious restaurant scene during Restaurant Week (running for two weeks this year!).

New Haven Chalk Art Festival

The Shops at Yale Broadway and Chapel Street, New Haven, CT

Enjoy a day of art, music, and family entertainment in the heart of downtown New Haven

Free

The Retirement Dilemma: A FREE Webinar

Retirement Transformed has created this free webinar to start the process of creating a retirement for yourself that has both meaning and joy.

Free

Woodford Reserve Bourbon Dinner at Saybrook Point

Saybrook Point 2 Bridge Street, Old Saybrook, CT

Get tickets for an evening of bourbon tasting paired with a five-course meal prepared by Saybrook Point/Fresh Salt's talented chefs.

Eastern Connecticut Ballet Presents Ballet Spooktacular

The Kate 300 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT

Eastern Connecticut Ballet's Spooktacular serves up a mix of dancing, clever costumes, and a chance for young audiences to be a part of the fun at The Kate

$14.00 – $22.00

I-Park Noir: A Masquerade Fundraiser

I-Park Foundation 428 Hopyard Road, East Haddam

Take a walk on the dark side of I-Park while helping to support our charitable mission!

Deer Lake Open House

Deer Lake Camp 101 Paper Mill rd, Killingworth, CT

See why the community continues to work so hard to save this green space and learn how you can help.

Free

Cottage Flair Holiday Open House

Cottage Flair 168 Main Street, Old Saybrook, CT

Join Cottage Flair for some holiday cheer as they unveil their holiday decor.

Water Street Holiday Party

Water Street Jewelwers, LLC 61 Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT

Join Water Street Jewelers for their Holiday Party that features giveaways, a raffle, champagne and more.

Grace’s Annual Holiday Preview Party

Grace Boutique 46 Pennsylvania Ave, Niantic, CT

Head to Niantic for an evening of holiday cocktails, specialty pizzas fresh out of the oven, and a first look at the incredible new Holiday Collection at Grace!

Free

CraftWestport Returns This November

The Fieldhouse at Staples High School 70 North Avenue, Westport, CT

Find handmade and uncommon items from 175+ makers you can't find anywhere else in the area at CT's largest indoor fine crafts festival.

$11

Getaway with CFA

Child and Family Agency of Southeastern CT

Getaway with CFA. A vacation auction to benefit Child and Family Agency of Southeastern CT.

Free

Shared Spirits Book Launch

Join artist and author for the launch of her newest book Shared Spirits - Connecting With Nature's Wisdom. Nature's creatures are fascinating teachers and their words of wisdom will both entertain, inspire and humor you. Illustrated with Martha's vibrant paper cuts it is great to look as well as read ... perfect for all ages.

free

Healing Sound Meditation at Privé Swiss

Prive-Swiss Wellness, Ivoryton 57 Main Street, Ivoryton, CT

Head to Privé Swiss for a restorative evening with Kelvin Young for a healing sound bath meditation; a holistic approach to relaxation, transformation and healing through sound.

$40.00

Holiday Market at High Hopes!

High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, Inc. 36 Town Woods Rd, Old Lyme, CT

Head to High Hopes for over sixty local artisans, food trucks, a Holiday Beer Garden, celebrity authors, and more at this annual Holiday Market.

Free

La Marea Italian Wine Dinner featuring Piedmont – SOLD OUT

La Marea 732 MIDDLESEX TURNPIKE, Old Saybrook, CT

Join La Marea for an Italian Wine Dinner featuring wines from the region of Piedmont featuring special guest speaker & wine producer Giovanna Garesio of Garesio Wines and Michael Petrizzo of Vias Wines.

$125.00

Girls’ Night Out in Essex

Downtown Essex Main St, Essex, CT

Meet The E List team at The Griswold Inn Wine Bar then head out to shop the boutiques of Essex!

The Just Hatched Pre-Holiday SALE is this Thursday

Just Hatched 112 State Street, Guilford

Enjoy 25% OFF everything in this celebrated shop (including already reduced SALE items)...plus FREE holiday gift wrapping and extended store hours.

Community Music School Faculty Concert

Centerbrook Meetinghouse Main Street, Centerbrook, CT

Join the musicians/teachers of Community Music School as they perform a variety of selections in this free concert!

Free

Black Friday at Grace

Grace Boutique 46 Pennsylvania Ave, Niantic, CT

Don't miss out on Grace's incredible Black Friday Deal, which will be available both online and in-store.

Help Make Memories for Children on Small Business Saturday

Where Memories Are Made 1330 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT

Shop at Where Memories Are Made on Small Business Saturday and bring an unwrapped toy for a child in need this holiday season to receive 10% off your total purchase that day.

Open Studio by Katherine Clark-Nilsson

Katherine Clark-Nilsson Studio & Gallery 1 North Main Street, Essex, CT

Come and experience the landscapes of whimsical magical realism scenes of New England, the West Coast and European travels at Katherine Clark-Nilsson Studio & Gallery.