Memorial Day in NWCT

Cornwall - The Cornwall Library will hold their annual Memorial Day Book Sale from the 27th to the 29th, with a different special everyday.   Kent - Bring your own party to Kent Falls! Cook out with family and friends on the beautiful field sitting adjacent to a...

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Cornwall Bridge Spring Stroll

This Saturday, May 20th from 11AM to 3PM visit Cornwall Bridge Town Center (at the intersection of Route 7 and Route 4) for the Spring Stroll organized by the Cornwall Economic Development Commission (EDC). This family fun day will include: Popcorn and a live performance...

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Norfolk Farmers’ Market!

Spring is here at last, and fresh fruits and veggies are on the way! On Saturday, May 13, join us for our special-themed market:  "Outdoor Days: a celebration of the outdoors" to celebrate our first outdoor Norfolk Farmers Market of the year. In addition to...

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Beat the winter blues

The holidays are over but the winter is just beginning. For some of us, the short days and below freezing temperatures can get tedious but thankfully, Northwest Connecticut offers up the best distractions for the New England winter. Continue reading for our top 4 tips...

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Last minute gift ideas

With Christmas fast approaching, many of you probably have your gifts purchased, wrapped and under the tree. For those of you who aren’t as prepared, Northwest Connecticut is full of stops for unique, handmade gifts. So, if you need a present for the party host,...

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Fall Foliage Weekend Getaway

Northwest Connecticut is widely known for its exceptionally scenic drives. Featured in Yankee Magazine, the Boston Globe, and the Huffington Post, the 8 towns of DiscoverNWCT are the premier place to view spectacular fall foliage during the end of September, beginning of October. Pick a...

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Satisfy your sweet tooth

Summer will be over before you know it so indulge in the sweetest ice cold treats while you have the chance! Enjoy our list of ice cream stops in northwest Connecticut, plus some other great places to satisfy your sweet tooth.   Annie Bananie Annie Bananie Ice Cream...

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Weekend in Norfolk

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Tucked in the upper reaches of the unspoiled Litchfield Hills, the tiny powerhouse town of Norfolk is getting ready to be discovered. The local population of roughly 1,600 generally likes the peaceful and serene atmosphere and tends not to trumpet their town’s attractions. This summer, though, everyone...

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Farmers’ Market Fun

Northwest Connecticut is well-known for its rich agriculture and seasonal produce. As our website states, “farm to fork is not a hipster concept here - we live it!” Below you’ll find a list of some great farmers’ markets, and a couple of other stops to...

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Motorcycle Rides in the Northwest Hills of Connecticut

Cruising the Northwest Hills

Motorcycle Ride and Tour of the Northwest Hills of Connecticut What better way is there to spend a Sunday morning than to go for a motorcycle ride and tour through the Connecticut Northwest Hills?  I find myself drawn there often. The rolling hills and twisty roads with...

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