Top 20 Connecticut Events for 2009
AUG. 27-30: BROOKLYN, Brooklyn Fair. Enjoy this old-fashioned agricultural event featuring farm exhibits, livestock, poultry and rabbits, home and garden exhibits, kids’ playland, contests, horse shows, tractor pulls, arts and crafts, bingo, a midway with fun for the whole family, and four stages of live entertainment. 860-779-0012; brooklynfair.org
AUG. 21-SEPT. 26: MILFORD, Open Doors of Milford. This five-week outdoor display throughout the downtown area showcases Connecticut artists’ design interpretations on plain recycled doors and culminates with an auction of the doors on September 27. 203-874-0115; downtownmilfordct.com
SEPT. 11-13: NORWALK, Oyster Festival. Celebrate the coming fall and the heritage of this seaside town with a show of 240 juried crafters, tall-ship and harbor tours, kids’ activities, three stages of entertainment, and, of course, plenty of oysters. 203-838-9444; seaport.org
Please Note: This article was accurate at the time of publication. When planning a trip, please confirm details by directly contacting any company or establishment you intend to visit.