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Year-round festivals of music, food, and more in Litchfield CT

Connecticut Wine Festival 2019

Goshen Fairgrounds, Route 63 Goshen, CT Phone: 860-216-6439

July 20-21, 2019

Taste the best of Connecticut's wineries. Sample locally produced specialty foods. Enjoy live music. Browse for handicrafts.
Entertainment Schedule:
TJ Thompson at noon
The Goods at 2 p.m.
Wine Seminar with Renee Allen at 2:30 p.m.
Mike Wilson at 3:30 p.m.
Hummingbirds and Friends at 4:30 p.m.

The Groove at noon
Wine Seminar with Laureen Guerriero at 12:30 p.m.
Grape Stomp with music by Keith Marceski at 2 p.m.
Vince Thompson at 4 p.m. Time: Saturday, noon to 7 p.m.; Sunday noon to 6 p.m.
Admission: Saturday, $40; Sunday, $35; designated driver and youth age 7-21, $10; children six and younger admitted for free.
Litchfield Jazz Festival 2019

The Gunnery, 22 Kirby Road Washington, CT Phone:

July 26-28, 2019

Litchfield Jazz Festival presents the best in jazz. Linup in 2019 includes the Litchfield Jazz Orchestra with Alexis Cole, Andrew Hadro, Kris Allen, Albert Rivera, Avery Sharpe…; Duchess; Randy Brecker & The Chad LB Quartet; Goodbye to Childhood, a tribute to Herbie Hancock's “Speak Like a Child”; Mike Stern Band; Sunday Jazz Brunch featuring Antoinette Montague and the Don Braden Band; Wycliffe Gordon & Friends; Mike Stern Band – The Reprise.
Festival Parking is at The Washington Primary School located down the hill from the The Gunnery in Washington Depot.
Admission: $45 – $500
Wolcott Country Fair 2019

Wolcott Fairgrounds, Todd Road Wolcott, CT Phone: 203-879-5466

August 16-18, 2019

Carnival rides; livestock displays; live music; arts and crafts exhibits; petting zoo and pony rides, balloon art; fireworks each night. Music by Desiree Bassett and the Time Machine’s, Brass City Connection, The RedHots and many more bands.
Time: Friday, 4-11 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday,10 a.m.-10 p.m.; fireworks at 9:30 p.m. on Sunday
Admissio: $6 on Saturday and Sunday before 4 p.m.; $8 on Friday-Sunday after 4 p.m.; $19 for a three-day pass