Holiday Gift Ideas

A list of some of our favorite stops for unique gifts! Blackberry River Baking Co 18 E Main Street, Canaan 860-824-8275 Mentioned last year, but we have to include it again because you can't beat these amazingly delicious and equally beautiful baked goods. Whether you're visiting home for the...

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NORfest on October 8th

Downtown Norfolk, Conn., is about to put on festive attire and celebrate Fall’s arrival with an afternoon of fun. On Sunday, October 8 from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., the town will be alive with exciting events for visitors of all ages. Attend Tai Chi Chuan master instructor Christopher Kiely’s...

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105th Annual Goshen Fair

Major agricultural fair with livestock judging, draft horse show, woodcutting competition, entertainment, food vendors, midway, arts and crafts, home exhibits, and more. This celebration includes an adult spelling bee, fireworks, hay bale toss contest, parade, pie eating contest, and a skillet throw contest. Located at the...

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End of Summer Staycation

Can't believe we're already back-to-school shopping and saying goodbye to summer! Make the most of August and plan and mini staycation in Northwest CT. A few of the inns offer the perfect all inclusive stay with dining, lodging and local happenings. The Falls Village Inn - Offering...

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Weekend in Norfolk

You are cordially invited to save the date for the second annual Weekend in Norfolk (WIN), coming up soon on the first weekend in August: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 4, 5 and 6. Norfolk, a beautiful small town enfolded by the northwest Connecticut hills,...

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Coming Soon…The Porchlight

The town of Sharon will soon have a brand new wine and craft beer bar! We were lucky to take some time from Owner, Brian Abut (pronounced "Abbott"), and hear a little bit about the new hot spot!   Tell me about yourself: Tracey and I have been...

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Connecticut Wine Festival

Taste the best of Connecticut’s wineries. Sample locally produced specialty foods. Enjoy live music. Browse for handcrafts and more. It’s all happening this year at the Connecticut Wine Festival! Dates: Saturday, July 22 from 12-7pm & Sunday, July 23, 2017 from 12-6pm Location: The Goshen Fairgrounds – 116 Old...

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Hops in the Valley Beer Fest

Nestled in the serene meadow of the Sharon valley on a beautiful July sun-soaked afternoon echoes of music, laughter, snap, crackle and pops of ice cold cans and bottles tops will be heard from the hills of Connecticut, New York and Massachusetts. The Sharon Package...

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Connecticut Open House Day

Join us on Saturday, June 10th, for this day-long, state-wide celebration of everything that makes Connecticut great! Attractions, museums, galleries and organizations in towns and cities all across Connecticut will be opening their doors and welcoming visitors with discounted or free admission, giveaways, special offers,...

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A Father’s Day Tradition

The 10th Annual Goshen Stampede includes 3 days of fair fun! The event includes a free petting zoo, great "carnival-style" eats from a variety of vendors, plus rodeos and two demolition derbies. This yearly event takes place on Father's Day weekend and is the perfect family activity!...

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