Wings of Freedom Tour Brings Vintage Airplanes to Oxford

09/05/0204 to 09/07/2014

Waterbury-Oxford Airport , Oxford, CT Phone: 860-568-8924.

The Wings of Freedom Tour will be at the Oxford Airport from September 5 to September 7, 2014 and arrive at 2 p.m. on Sept. 5th and depart on Sunday at 5 p.m.  The Tour brings historic aviation to your community.  Tour through the authentically restored aircraft or take a flight aboard for the ultimate immersion in history.  The B-17, B-24 and P-51 are on the 25th season of the Wings of Freedom Tour. Visitors are invited to explore the aircraft inside and out; $15 for adults and $6 for children under age 12.  WWII veterans can tour through the aircraft a no cost.  Call for further information.

81st Anniversary Celebration -- Music Mountain

09/05/2010 to 09/05/2010

Off Rte. 7, Falls Village, 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Sunday, September 5, 2010 at 3PM come to Music Mountain--81st Anniversary Celebration. Featuring Shanghai String Quartet, Melvin Chen, Viola, Piano. All tickets $75. Call for tickets and further information.

Open Turret Days Military Museum of Southern New England

09/25/2010 to 09/26/2010

125 Park Avenue , I-84 ex.3, Danbury, CT 06010. Phone: 203-790-9277. On Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010 and Sunday, September 26th from noon to 5PM the public is allowed to climb aboard and see what it was like to man a tank. Rubber-soled shoes are necessary to access our tanks and armored vehicles. Adults $6, Seniors $4, Young people 5-18yrs. $4, Active Duty Military and families $4, Children under 5 Free. Cancelled if raining. Further information: 203-790-9277.

34th Annual Giant Flea Market - New Hartford Lions Club

09/25/2010 to 09/25/2010

Brodie Park, West Hill Pond, Rte. 44, New Hartford, 06057. Phone: 860-673-7070 or 860-480-3339.

155+ dealers spaces selling antiques, collectibles, arts, and crafts, new merchandise, tools, toys, and tag sale items. Food available. 8-3 pm. Adm. Adult. Rain or Shine. Sponsored by New Hartford Lions Club. (4th Sat.)

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day at Hunt Hill Farm

09/25/2010

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-355-0300.

Museum Day is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian Magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors for FREE to anyone. Hunt Hill Farm Trust is a proud participant and a Smithsonian Institution affiliate since 2003.  Museum Day ends at 2 p.m.

 

Come and see all that Hunt Hill Farm has to offer! View The Silo Gallery's latest Autumn Exhibit and Gallery Talk at 2 p.m., take a self-guided tour of the historic farmland and buildings, view the collections and learn more about the farm's beloved maestro in the intimate museum dedicated to Skitch Henderson, and browse The Silo Store's unique variety of pottery, gifts, cooking supplies and gourmet food items. For more information contact Silo Gallery Director, Valerie Culbertson.

Young Chefs “Fun Fall Farm Flavors” at Hunt Hill Farm's Silo Cooking School

09/26/2010

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-355-0300.

With Assistant Cooking School Director, Nancy Stuart-Ploch In this hands-on cooking class, kids will be cooking with the best of our local New England fall bounty – pumpkins, corn, apples, and more! Ages 5-12 with full participation. Contact Cooking School Director Chef Mary Kravec for more information.  $50 per young chef.  Class ends at 2 p.m.