Aug 22, 2018 - Oct 11, 2018Essex Steam Train and Riverboat, 1 Railroad AvenueEssex, CT
Join Essex Steam Train & Riverboat for a beer, bratwurst, and beautiful fall foliage sunset cruise on the Connecticut River. Ride our vintage train and riverboat while enjoying tastings of several carefully selected craft beers. Help yourself to a buffet of brats with all the fixin’s. Dates: September 6 and October 11.
Boarding Boarding train at 5:30 p.m.; train departs at 5:45 p.m.; riverboat ride, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; arrive back at Essex Station at 9 p.m.
Sep 28, 2018 - Oct 7, 2018On and around Town GreenSouthington, CT
The festival presents live music and entertainment, food, contests, crafts, children’s activities, carnival rides, and more. The fest includes a fireworks show on September 29 at 9 p.m.; a parade on September 30 at 2 p.m.; and an arts and crafts show October 6 and 7, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Hours of festival.
Festival dates: September 28-30 and October 5-7.
Oct 6, 2018 - Oct 7, 2018Staehly Farm & Winery, 278 Town StreetEast Haddam, CT
The first weekend of October is filled with activities all around East Haddam. At Staehly Farm and Winery enjoy wine tasting (October 5-8), Pumpkin Patch & Harvest Barn, Kids Hay Maze, food trucks, Yankee Hard Cider tastings. Not all activities or vendors will be on every day - Please note the day of attendance to avoid disappointment.
Oct 27, 2018 - Oct 27, 2018Simsbury Performing Arts Center, 22 Iron Horse Blvd.Simsbury, CT
Forty chili cooks, including many pros and amateurs, will compete. Beer, wine, hard cider, and food will be available for purchase. Kids in costumes can trick or treat with our vendors, and everyone can compete in the costume contest! There will be live entertainment, featuring Still Kickin’ With the Big City Horns, Jake Kulak and the LowDown, as well as Atlas Gray.