Rte. 20, Riverton, 06065. Phone: (860) 379-8285.
The Riverton Merchants and the Town of Barkhamsted will host the first in a series of Wilderness-Wellness Weekends, starting Friday, July 10 and ending Sunday July 12. This family-oriented weekend kicks-off Friday night with a free concert and continues Saturday and Sunday with a series of events, which include more music, the worlds first Fly Market a fly-fishing flea market on 7/11 at 8 a.m. to 3 p.m, Glass-blowing demonstrations at Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio an artists gallery 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Arts and Posies), and lessons in Hitchcock Chair restoration at Still River antiques, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.. On 7/12: Riverton Church workship service by the Farming River 10 a.m. Farmer's market 10 - 5 p.m., a farmers market, pony rides, canoeing and kayaking, and more. Visit the website for more information