Hopkins Vineyard - Barrel Bash - "Where Sip Happens"

05/17/2014 to 05/18/2014

25 Hopkins Rd., New Preston, CT Phone: 860-868-7954 .

Barrel Bash - "Where Sip Happens" May 17th & 18th from Noon-5PM, rain or shine. Better than Ever Event!  Wine, Food and Beer Tasting Local Artisan Vendors Winemaker and Barrel Samples. Live Music by the Ian Campbell Duo.

Daily admission: $20 per person, if purchased online prior to May 14 (includes a free logo buffet plate) At the door: $25 per person. Children under 12 are free. Click here to purchase discounted tickets.

New Morning Market Anniversary Celebration--Woodbury

05/17/2014

129 Main St.,North, Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-4868.

On Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 11-4PM come to New Morning Market and celebrate the two year anniversary of being in their "Forever Store".  Live music with The Doug White Quintet, local and organic wine sampling as well as tons of food sampling, demos with only the best skin care, make up and supplements!  Raffles, activities and much more. 

Waterbury Chorale Presents The Genius of Mozart--Newtown

05/17/2014

46 Church Hill Rd., Newtown, CT 06470. Phone: 203-723-0417.

The Waterbury Chorale presents The Genius of Mozart on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 8PM at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Newtown.  Soloists:  Marissa Famigliette, Mariann Vagnini and Jeffrey Hartman.  Featuring :  The Great Mass in C minor K427.  Tickets:  $20 in advance $25 at the door.  Call for further information. 

Washington Art Association Workshop: Draswing in the Garden with April Flaherty

05/17/2014 to 05/18/2014

4 Bryan Hall Plaza, Washington Depot, CT 06794. Phone: 860-868-2878.

In this two-day workshop, students will experience working en plein air in the beautiful Nixon Garden in Kent, CT. This property, with its flora, rocks, koi pond, pathways, and uncommon collection of specimen trees, has been included in the Garden Conservancy Open Day program for four years. Participants will be struck by the sweeping views of Lake Waramaug and the Litchfield Hills. Students working in any media can observe the power of Nature's beauty. Each student will find a scene that 'speaks' to them and, with one-on-one guideance from the instructor, will recreate those images. Saturday & Sunday, May 17 - May 18, 2014, 10am - 3pm. $250 mbr, $295 non-mbr; limit 10 students.

Barkhamsted Historical Society Annual Tag Sale

05/17/2014

Route 44, Barkhamsted, CT 06063. Phone: 860-379-1861.

BHS Tag Sale   May 17th (rain date May 25th)--Barkhamsted Historical Society  will hold it's Annual Tag Sale @ the Barkhamsted Town Garage on Rt 44 @ 9am May 17th(rain date May 25th) along with the Friends of the Beardsley Library 's Book Sale. If you need donations picked up call Paul Hart 860 379-1861.

Danbury Museum & Historical Society - CT State Archaeologist Dr. Nicholas Bellantoni

05/17/2014

43 Main Street, Danbury, CT Phone: 203-743-5200.

CT State Archaeologist Dr. Nicholas Bellantoni Comes Back to the Danbury Museum Saturday, May 17th at 2:00 p.m. Free & Open to the Public. Join us for his presentation: "Looking Back: 27 Years as Connecticut's State Archaeologist."

3rd Annual Annual ArtZfest- 2014 - All Ats Festival -Thomaston

05/17/2014

Main Streets & Center Street, Thomaston, CT 06787.

ArtZfest 2014- All Arts Festival Saturday, May 17, 2014  9am - 6pm.  Main & Center Streets, Thomaston, CT 06787 & Main Street, Town Green, Plymouth, CTFree. Join us for our all arts, all ages ARTZFEST in Thomaston & Plymouth. This year's theme will focus on the history of clock making in our area and the works of Seth Thomas and Eli Terry. Various venues will be set‑up through out both Towns offering a variety of activities from art, crafts, music, performances, exhibits, demonstrations, contests, and vendor marketplaces. Opening parade will be led by Mattatuck Fife & Drum.

 

White Silo Farm--Annual Asparagus Festival

05/17/2014 to 05/18/2014

32 Route 37 East, Sherman, CT 06784. Phone: 860-355-0271.

On Saturday, May 17 2014 and Sunday, May 18, 2014 from Noon to 5PM White Silo Farm will hold an Asparagus Festival. A variety of dishes made with the Asparagus grown on the farm will be used in various dishes prepared for visitors. Featuring recipes made with our fresh picked asparagus.

Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra -Family Concert

05/17/2014

635 West Avon Rd, CT

7:30 p.m. Avon Senior Center. Thomas Labadorf, clarinetist, Stephen Gryc ( Farmington , CT resident), A Dance Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra, Russell Peck, The Thrill of the Orchestra remainder of program to be announced Stephen Gryc lives in Farmington , CT and has composed concertos for principal players in the New York Philharmonic and Hartford Symphony Orchestra. Thomas Labadorf, well known Connecticut virtuoso, performs with the orchestra. The concert includes Russell Peck's imaginative introduction to the orchestra.

H.O.R.S.E. - Spring Open House

05/17/2014

43 Wilbur Road,, Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-1960.

Spring Open House- Saturday May 17, 2014. 10AM- 3PM Come celebrate spring with the horses. Pony rides for small children (12PM-2PM), boutique sale, tack sale, silent auction, hourly tours! Rain date Sunday May 18, 2014