Annual Events

Annual Events


New Haven Spring Restaurant Week, New Haven
April 8-13, 2018

Cherry Blossom Festival, New Haven
April 22, 2018 

Annual Meriden Daffodil Festival, Meriden
April 28 & 29, 2018 

New Haven Food Truck Festival and Dragon Boat Races
June 2, 2018

International Festival of Arts & Ideas, New Haven
June 9-23, 2018 

Connecticut Open House Day
June 9, 2018 

Pirate's Day, Milford

Branford Festival
June 15-17, 2018 

Branford Road Race
June 17, 2018 

For information on summer concerts, visit our calendar at

North Haven Irish Festival
Late June 

Craft EXPO, Guilford
July 13-15, 2018 

Orange Volunteer Firemen’s Carnival, Orange
August 2-5, 2018

Annual Shoreline Jewish Festival, Guilford
August 5, 2018

Annual Potato and Corn Festival, North Branford
August 3-5, 2018 

Milford Oyster Festival, Milford
August 18, 2018 

Shoreline Wine Festival, Guilford
August 11 & 12, 2018 

Elm Shakespeare Company in the Park
Mid August-Early September 

Connecticut Open, New Haven
August 17-25, 2018 

New Haven Grand Prix
September 14, 2018

Odyssey: A Greek Festival, Orange
August 31-September 3, 2018 

Annual Faxon Law New Haven Road Race, New Haven
September 3, 2018

North Haven Fair, North Haven
September 6-9, 2018 

The Guilford Fair
September 21-23, 2018

Fall Bird Walks at Hammonasset Beach State Park, Madison
Saturdays, Mid September-Mid November 

Pumpkin Patch and Haunted Isle at the Shore Line Trolley, East Haven
Weekends, October 

City-wide Open Studios, New Haven
Weekends, October 

New Haven Fall Restaurant Week

Shoreline Arts Trail Open Studios Weekend, Branford

Annual Crèche Exhibit at the Knights of Columbus Museum, New Haven
Mid November-January 

Artistry Holiday Sale of Fine Craft & Art, Guilford
Mid November-December 

Annual Holiday Gilbert Train Exhibition at the Eli Whitney Museum, Hamden
Late November-Mid January  

Winter Wonderland & Santa at the Shore Line Trolley Museum
Weekends, Late November-December  

Fantasy of Lights, New Haven
Late November–Early January 

Festival of Silver Lights at Hubbard Park, Meriden
Late November-Early January 

Coast & Country Winter Wine Trail
January 6-April 8,2018  

Walter Camp Weekend, New Haven

Eagle Watches on the Connecticut River from the Audubon Shop, Madison
Late January-February 

St. Patrick’s Day Parade, New Haven
March 11, 2018