- XL Center formerly Hartford Civic Center 1 Civic Center Plaza Hartford, CT 6103 in Hartford, CT
This spectacular home show features hundreds of exhibits to pique the creativity of attending homeowners. This winter event sets the stage for springtime home improvements, whether they involve remodeling, landscaping, or interior design. Product demos and professional advice offer still more inspiration.
- West Hartford Town Hall Common 50 South Main Street West Hartford, CT 06107 in West Hartford, CT
The Town Hall grounds are the site for Celebrate! West Hartford. A juried arts and crafts show attracts over 175 top artisans. Enjoy some great food and burn it off in the 5k race. The price of parking and admission is just right -- free.
- Milford, Connecticut in Milford, CT
Long Island Sound's seafaring past is vigorously celebrated every August as it has now for over three decades. Milford's harbor is a part of this celebration, and so is all that lies beyond, like the beloved oyster. Live bands, classic autos, arts and crafts, and a kids' area add further substance to Milford's August celebration.
- North Haven, CT in North Haven, CT
For seven decades, this fair has celebrated the best in Connecticut agriculture. Animal exhibits, live bands, carnival rides, and arts/crafts serve as a backdrop for the unique ox-pulling contest. The kids can try out pony rides and the petting zoo. They might like those racing pigs too!
Celebrate the area's agrarian roots at this rural agricultural fair that will thrill the whole family. Motorized events include truck pulls and a demolition derby. The music never stops, and there's even a magician or two that will mystify the child in all of us. Enjoy age-old traditions like the carnival midway and the livestock shows.
- Bethlehem Fairgrounds 304 Main St. North Route 61 Bethlehem, CT 06751 in Bethlehem, CT
Garlic lover or not, you're sure to enjoy this annual harvest festival. Over two hundred vendors, entertainers, and innumerable samples of garlic-laden cuisine greet visitors. Don't miss the garlic food court or the cooking demonstrations. Crafts and farm fresh produce add to the reasons to attend.