Landmark Community Theater - Thomaston Opera House Stage - The Happy Elf

11/25/2016 to 12/11/2016

158 Main St., Thomaston, CT 06787. Phone: 860-283-6250.

November 25, December 2, 3, 9, 10 @ 7pm

November 26, 27, December 4, 11 @ 2pm

A new musical comedy by Harry Connick Jr. that tells the tale of Eubie the Elf, a lovable fellow who wants to spread Christmas joy throughout the town of Bluesville, where not a single person has been nice! Can he turn a whole town of naughty children nice in just one day? Your family will love this festive tale of overcoming adversity, friendship, the power of positivity and believing in yourself!

Danbury Museum 9th Annual Holiday Shoppe and Craft Fair

11/26/2016 to 12/23/2016

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

Open Monday - Saturday from 10 a..m. to 4 p.m. 18 exhibit cases and 15 tables of beautiful crafts perfect for a unique holiday gift.

Washington Art Association Holiday Fair

11/26/2016 to 12/24/2016

4 bryan memorial plaza, Washington Depot, CT Phone: 860-868-2878.

Unique and one-of-a-kind handcrafted gifts by local artisans. Gallery Hours: M - Sa.: 10am - 5pm; Closed Sundays and Mondays.

Keeler Tavern Holiday Boutique

11/28/2016 to 12/21/2016

132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT Phone: (203) 438-5485.

Looking for a unique gift?  Visit the Keeler Tavern Museum's gift shop that doubles in size with all manner of treasures that make great and unique holiday gifts. Early buying begins November 28.  Visit the website for more information.

Litchfield County Auctions

11/30/2016 to 12/01/2016

425 Bantam Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: (860) 567-4661.

Live Auction on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.  Featuring: Impressionist and modern post war and contemporary art, jewelry, watches, handbags, 20th century design, arts and crafts - contemporary. View items online. Litchfield County Auctions & Appraisals is Connecticut's premier estate Auction House, featuring fine art, antique & modern furniture, silver, rugs, jewelry & couture, pottery, porcelain, glass, Asian art & antiques, antiquities, ethnographic arts and more. LCA's 10,000 sq. ft. gallery is located on the main road, just a mile south of "The Green" in historic Litchfield, nestled in the beautiful hills of Litchfield We present fresh-to-the-market property from Estates and Collections in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and beyond.

Brookfield Holiday Craft Sale

12/01/2016 to 12/31/2016

286 Whisconier Rd., Brookfield, CT Phone: 203-775-4526.

Tuesday through Friday, 12-5, Saturdays from 11-5, and Sundays 12-4pm. An an amazing mix of one-of-a-kind hand crafted gifts – from holiday ornaments to woodcrafts, glass crafts and jewelry, to pottery, fiber works, and so much more are featured during this exceptional shopping event.

Hopkins Vineyard Flannel Fridays

12/02/2016 to 12/30/2016

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

Love flannel? Wear your favorite plaid flannel shirt on Friday's and receive ½ off a wine tasting. Dec. 2, 10, 16, 23, and 30.

Sherman Playhouse Those Were the Days

12/02/2016 to 12/18/2016

5 Route 39 North, Sherman, CT Phone: (860) 354-3622.

Life with Father runs December 2,3,4 9,10,11 16,17,18. Curtain time is 8:00 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays, with 2:00 p.m. Sunday matinees on December 4, 11 and 18. Tickets for all shows are $22 for adults and $11 for children 12 and under.
On Thursday, December 1, all patrons are invited to attend a "Half-Price Preview Night" at 8:00 p.m. where all tickets are only $11. Students may see any performance for $11 if they pay in cash only at the door and carry a valid student ID. Students may not make reservations in advance for a performance. PLEASE NOTE: The Sherman Playhouse will be announcing its 2017 main stage shows and their directors at the opening night after-party of Life With Father on December 2.

Glebe House ‘Home for the Holidays in the Hollow’


49 Hollow Road, Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-2855.

5 pm - 8 pm. Guests will be treated to savory hors d' oeuvres and an array of wines to toast the holidays; complimented by the elegantly decorated museum. In this magical candlelit setting, the rooms of the museum will be brimming with good cheer and beautifully decorated. All of the one of a kind wreaths, swags and table top decorations will light up your holiday and be available for purchase. Guests will also have a wonderful opportunity to wrap up their Christmas gift list at the Silent Auction where original art work, one of a kind jewelry, fine handwovens, silver, and other treasures will be found. The cost to attend this year's event is $25 per person.

Ambler Farm Winter Warming Party


257 Hurlbutt St, Wilton, CT Phone: 203.834.1143.

7-10 pm. Join us to celebrate the kickoff to our annual Greens Sale! Gather over cocktails and delicious hors d'oeuvres as we mingle with friends and toast the season. Browse and bid on many unique holiday decorations at our silent auction. Take home some special items for your home or gifts for friends and family. Proceeds will directly benefit Ambler Farm. Registration required and enrollment is limited; no wait list. Members can register as of November 4th, and non-members on November 11th (space permitting). Members $55 per person / Non-members $60 per person.