The Big E festival continues through October 2. The Connecticut Tent is bigger and better than ever with over 60 Connecticut companies from BBQ restaurants to fresh apples to cigars. The Craft Beer Garden will also feature Connecticut breweries like Stony Creek, City Steam, and Two Roads.
Saturday October 1, the Stamford Nature Center hosts a Farm to Table dinner with Chef Forrest Pasternack. The night starts out with cocktails and a tour of the Nature Center’s latest exhibit: The Art of Lolita Valderamma Savage: The Nature of Tuscany, Stamford & Beyond. It continues with dinner. Tickets start at $100 per person.
The Collective Arts Brewing Team is a new craft brewery looking to expand into New England. On September 27, they are giving us the chance to sample 5 of their beers with a tap takeover at The Outer Space in Hamden, CT. It starts at 5pm.
Smoke in the Valley arrives in Seymour once again this weekend. The kickoff party on Friday September 30 will feature food trucks, a New Belgium beer tent, and live entertainment. On Saturday, the 6th Annual SITV Beer Fest starts at 12:30pm. It includes a home brew competition, beer tastings, food trucks, and more.