Westport Uncorked will take place at The Inn at Longshore Friday, December 1, from 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Wines will be presented courtesy of 14 Connecticut’s distributors and OnTheMarc Events will offer seasonal hors d’oeuvres, crudités, cheese, crackers, and sweets to accompany the wines and beers. Help Sunrise Rotary support its 30 area and international non-profit organizations.
he Fourth Annual PopShop Holiday Market is scheduled to take over the Fairfield Theater Company (FTC) on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 10am - 3pm. PopShop Holiday Market 2017 promises a fabulous line-up of carefully curated local vendors, artisans, delicious food trucks and entertainment for the whole family.
Hartford's Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry brings together award-winning chefs and mixologists from the region. The evening will include cocktail and dessert receptions and a multi-course seated dinner prepared by New England’s best chefs. Space is limited; advance-ticket purchases are required.
Attend a book signing for Jacques Pépin’s latest release, A GRANDFATHER’S LESSONS, at Stew Leonard's in Norwalk.
The 3rd annual Simsbury Spooktacular Chili Challenge will take place on Saturday, October 28. This year's event includes local restaurants battling it out for the title as well as a touch-a-truck area for kids, a classic car exhibit, a new youth cooking competition, live music, and more. Tickets are on sale now.
With the purchase of a $30 ticket, participate in a festival-style food and drink event in The Block at Waypointe’s central piazza. Enjoy live music, light bites, signature cocktails in the “beer and wine gardens,” and other special promotions from participating merchants including Barcelona Waypointe, Bobby Q's Cue & Co., Colony Grill - Norwalk, Sedona Taphouse Norwalk, CT, Endurance House Norwalk, and Salons by JC Norwalk for an exclusive immersion in all that The Block at Waypointe has to offer.
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Join Terrain Garden Cafe for a food-focused evening hosted by CTBites and the Westport Farmers Market. They’ll gather with some of the food industry’s leading talents to discuss trends, restaurant and farming secrets, and everyday life during an open forum. During the evening, enjoy seasonal small bites and cocktails.
Reservations are required. $50 per person. Cost includes welcome cocktail, stationary and passed hors d’oeuvres, and hospitality. Tickets available here.
Experience 5 chefs in 5 designer kitchens...while helping to feed the hungry in our community! Guests purchase a $55 ticket and proceed to 5 different Westport houses, where chefs from The Spread, Mecha Noodle Bar, Match Burger Lobster, Rothbard's & Cask Republic will be cooking just for you. Cooking demos and specially prepared bites will be enjoyed alongside wine and beer provided and paired by Stew's Wines.
The New Haven Land Trust's beer and oyster fest is back for a third year, bigger than before and in a new location! Beer & Oysters on the Sound is a fun tasting event that brings together the bounty of the land and sea to celebrate the success of another great season. Join us on Sunday, September 17 from 4-7pm at the Lighthouse Point Park Carousel, 2 Lighthouse Road in New Haven, CT. The event is family-friendly with group and VIP packages available.
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Waldingfield Farm, Washington CT
Visit a beautiful organic farm hidden in the Litchfield Hills for a fine seasonal dinner sourced from locally. Acclaimed jazz artists, The Mike Casey Trio, will play as guests enjoy an Autumn sunset and a fine dinner in celebration organic farming in Connecticut!
The CT Chef's Challenge will be a culinary night to remember as Connecticut's Top Chef's battle it out to win the Championship Belt and Title! The Competition, Live Music, Giveaways and MORE-- Proceeds to benefit the OPTIMUS Foundation in supporting the needs of women and children in southwestern Connecticut. Get tickets here.
The New England Food Truck Festival rolling into Mohegan Sun on Saturday September 2 and Sunday September 3. Try food from over 30 New England food trucks including Shuckin’ Truck, Trolley Dog, Makin’ Jamaican, Spuds your way, The Whoopie Wagon, Zinnekens, and more. There will also be live music, face painting for children, a fireworks show on Saturday starting at 9:30pm, and field games.
The 10th annual Blues, Views & BBQ Festival presented by the Westport Downtown Merchants Association will be held in Westport CT on September 2 & 3rd at the Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts and the grounds of the Westport Library. CTbites will once again play host to the areas top chefs as they grill up some of their favorite dishes and offer up samples for attendees of the festival. See the demo tent schedule here.
It’s not a party without tequila and the festivities get underway on July 28th at Sun Tequila Tasting! DJ Tom Macari mixes the beats while you hit the mixology and margarita bars, sample an array of tequilas and savor the memories with our fun photo booth. The fiesta wouldn’t be complete without Mexican-themed favorites like tacos, guacamole and more to complement your cocktails!
Keep the summer party going with your hosts, CTbites and Terrain Garden Cafe, as we celebrate the warmth and beauty of the season on July 26th 5:30-7:30pm. Enjoy the most beautiful outdoor dining space in Fairfield County while sipping our signature Endless Summer cocktails along with a selection of wine and craft beers. Appetizers include: cheese/crudite spread, melon sprees prosciutto, shrimp ceviche bites and crispy chickpea and kale chips.
5:30-7:30 PM. $40 pp + tax. Bring friends, relax, sip, taste and enjoy. Tickets can be purchased here.
Online ticket sales have ended. Tickets are on sale at the door. Cash only. Come on down!
Two Roads Brewing Company will be celebrating their third annual Road Jam concert on the grounds of their 100-year-old brewery building on June 25th starting at 2 p.m.
Road Jam will be a must-attend festival for music lovers and is the biggest Road Jam to date with the addition of a second stage in their Hop Yard. Seven bands will hit the stages with a nationally acclaimed act to headline.