Fairs & festivals of music, food, comedy, arts, ethnic heritage, and more


Fairs and festivals include year-round, multiple-day celebrations of music, food, sports, ethnic holidays, crafts, events, delicious food-themed events, and more, both indoors and outdoors. Often, vendors presents great original crafts, gift items, home-made seasonal and regional food and other great gifts and mementos to take home from your Connecticut vacation.

For more fun activities, see Connecticut Events page

North Haven Fairgrounds, 290 Washington Ave,nue North Haven, CT Phone:

October 1-31, 2016

The Connecticut Renaissance Faire is an amusement park with eight stages of non-stop entertainment, arts and crafts made by local artisans, a jousting tournament and feasting -- all with a medieval theme. Dates and times: Every Saturday and Sunday, and Columbus Day; 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission: Adults over age 16, $15; youth, age 7-15, $10.