Annual Events

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North Haven Irish Festival
Late June 

Craft EXPO, Guilford
July 19-21, 2019 

Shakespeare on the Shoreline
July 31-August 4, 2019
Orange Volunteer Firemen’s Carnival, Orange
August 1-4, 2019

Annual Shoreline Jewish Festival, Guilford
Early August

Annual Potato and Corn Festival, North Branford
August 2-4, 2019 

Milford Oyster Festival, Milford
August 17, 2019 

Shoreline Wine Festival, Guilford
August 10 & 11, 2019 

Elm Shakespeare Company in the Park
Mid August-Early September 

New Haven Grand Prix
September 13, 2019

Odyssey: A Greek Festival, Orange
August 30-September 2, 2019 

Annual Faxon Law New Haven Road Race, New Haven
September 2, 2019

North Haven Fair, North Haven
September 5-8, 2019 

The Guilford Fair
September 20-22, 2019

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
November 3-8, 2019 

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 


New Haven Spring Restaurant Week, New Haven
April 7-12, 2019

Cherry Blossom Festival, New Haven
April 28, 2019 

Annual Meriden Daffodil Festival, Meriden
April 27 & 28, 2019 

New Haven Food Truck Festival and Dragon Boat Races
June 1, 2019

International Festival of Arts & Ideas, New Haven
June 8-22, 2019 

Connecticut Open House Day
June 8, 2019 

Pirate's Day, Milford

Branford Festival
June 14-16, 2019 

Branford Road Race
June 16, 2019 

Coast & Country Winter Wine Trail
January 5-April 7, 2019  

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 10, 2019