Connecticut Statewide Fairs & Festivals Calendar

Fairs and festivals include year-round, multiple-day celebrations of music, food, sports, ethnic holidays, crafts, 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.

To find more events, visit our CT Events Calendar.

St. Patricks Day Parade in Greenwich, CT - Fairs & Festivals in Connecticut
Ct Renaissance fiar 2023
Connecticut Renaissance Fair 2023

Lebanon Fairgrounds, 122 Mack Road Lebanon, CT Phone:

September 2-October 5, 2023 (weekends only plus Labor Day)

Catapult your family into the past at Connecticut Renaissance Faire. Enjoy a Medieval Marketplace, ancient music, traditional dances, birds of prey in flight, archery, a kingly feast. Costumes encouraged but not required. Come as you are or as you wish to be. Pets allowed. Dogs must have proof of rabies vaccination for entry.
Time: Held Every Saturday and Sunday, plus Labor Day; 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Black Bear Americana Music Fest 2018 - Goshen, CT
Black Bear Americana Music Fest 2023

116 Old Middle Street Goshen, CT Phone: 860-469-5081

October 6-8, 2023

If you’re yearning to hear Americana music that gets your feet stomping (or your heart broken), head for Goshen, Conn., on Columbus Day weekend for the Black Bear Americana Music Fest. The festival features more than 40 bands that get to the roots of America, from alt-folk and bluegrass to country, blues and zydeco. You can come by for a few hours, or load up the camper and stay on the property (tents are fine, too). Save 10 % buying your tickets on the website!