Alpenhaus/Steinbock Tavern Wednesday Ladies Night and Ultra Mega Schnitzel

59 Bank Street, New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: (860) 799-5557.
Availability: Wednesday Nights yearround
Cost: 1/2 price cocktails for ladies

Wednesday nights are Ladies night with 1/2 price well cocktails, glasses of house wine and $5 German draft beer from 7-11:30 p.m.  Also Wednesday is the ultra mega pork schnitzel for $14

Annual Sundown Ski Patrol SKI SWAP, November 4-6, 2016

126 Ratlum Rd, New Hartford, CT Phone: 860-379-1853.
Availability: Nov. 4-6

The annual Sundown Ski Patrol Ski Swap is taking place on November 4 (Friday) through November 6 (Sunday), 2016 at Ski Sundown in New Hartford, CT located at 126 Ratlum Road, off Routes 44 and 219. This swap is the longest running and one of the largest in New England. Sell your outgrown ski/snowboard jackets and pants, skis, snowboards, and boots! Buy new and gently used clothing and equipment! There are great deals to be had on Kids, Youth and Adult items. Swap Hours are Friday, November 4 from 4pm-9pm, Saturday, November 5 from 10am – 8pm, and Sunday, November 6 from 10am-4pm. If you plan to sell equipment and clothing, drop off times are Friday, November 4 from 4pm-9pm and Saturday, November 5 from 10am – 2pm. Area ski shops will also be bringing inventory for sale.

da Capo Brick Oven Pizza and Italian Restaurant Wine Special

625 Torrington Rd. , Litchfield, CT Phone: (860) 482-624.
Availability: Thursday Night yearround
Cost: 50% off any bottle of wine in the house

Da Capo's contemporary interpretations of Italian classics are always made to order from scratch. Seasonal menu and thin crust New York style pizza a specialty.  Every Thursday from 4 p.m. - close you will get 50% off a bottle of wine.  This includes all wines carried at the restaurant. 

Hollister House Garden - Garden Study Weekend VII Symposium

300 Nettleton Hollow Rd., Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-2200.
Availability: Sept. 29
Cost: Patron $500 – includes invitation to the speaker dinner on Friday evening at Hollister House Garden and reserved seating at the symposium. ($200 of this ticket is tax deductible) Friend $185 – HHG and Garden Conservancy members Non-members $200.

Event Time 8:00 am - 6:00 pm "THE EXUBERANT GARDEN" Be inspired by a day long symposium featuring: Jacqueline van der Kloet – celebrated Dutch landscape designer will talk about "Magical Mixes" in the garden Tom Coward – on leading the restoration of William Robinson's legendary gardens at Gravetye Manor Andrew Bunting – expert on woody plants and author on "Plant Lover's Guide to magnolias" Jane Garmey– noted author and passionate gardener on "A Sense of Place: Challenges, Approaches and Solutions to Crating Gardens" The symposium is moderated by Todd Forrest of NYBG Each reservation includes continental breakfast and lunch at the symposium and cocktails and preview buying at the Sale of Rare and Unusual Plants at Hollister House Garden. 

Maison St Germain

738 Main Street South, Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-266-4223..
Availability: June 4 from 10 am to 4 pm

Named one of the best vintage stores by CBS Maison St Germain is having a special ribbon cutting celebration to celebrate eight years!  There will be food and drinks, a raffle, readings by a medium and a vintage photo booth!   The event takes place on June 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  

Quassy Amusement Park Price Chopper’s Food Drive

2132 Middlebury Rd, Middlebury, CT Phone: 1-800-FOR PARK.
Availability: Tues. and Thurs. July and August
Cost: $3 off

Bring a canned food item from Price Chopper and receive $3 off the price of a $28.99 wristband. All food will be donated to food banks.

Winvian Monday,Winesdays, Thursdays and Sunday

155 Alain White Road, Morris, CT Phone: 860.567.9600.
Availability: Rates are subject to availability. Tax and service not included.
Cost: Rates Start at $549

A la carte stays are per cottage per night based on double occupancy and includes breakfast. Restaurant is closed for lunch and open for dinner. Excludes holidays and blackout dates.

Winvian Tuesdays

155 Alain White Rd, Morris, CT Phone: 860.567.9600.
Availability: Tues.
Cost: Rates subject to availability and blackout dates. Rates start at $549

Escape for an impromptu weekend getaway or a long anticipated luxury week any time of year or recharge with Winvian's special farm packages. A la carte stays are per cottage per night based on double occupancy and includes breakfaset. Restaurant is closed for lunch but open for dinner.