| Orange Volunteer Firemen's Carnival, Orange
August 3-6, 2017
525 Orange Center Road, Orange
Thursday, August 3: 5 p.m.-11 p.m.
Friday, August 4: 5 p.m.-midnight
Saturday, August 5: noon-midnight
Sunday, August 6: noon-5 p.m.
Enjoy this family friendly event with carnival rides, food, fireworks, raffles and more. Fireworks will be held Friday and Saturday nights.
Admission & parking are free.
Annual Potato and Corn Festival, North Branford
August 4-6, 2017
Augur Farm, 290 Forest Road, Northford
Friday, August 4: 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Saturday, August 5: 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Sunday, August 6: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Cross Country Race at 9 a.m.
The PoCo Fest celebrates its 16th year of a free, fun-filled, family event with food, free contests and games, rides and amusements, a craft and business expo, entertainment all weekend, car show, cornhole tournament, 5K, fireworks, and of course, tons of food!
Craft Brew Races, New Haven
August 5, 2017
Edgewood Park, New Haven
We're back! The Craft Brew Races returns to New Haven! Join us for a relaxed 5k run/walk followed by a craft beer festival at Edgewood Park. A can't miss Connecticut race and beer event!
10:00 a.m.: Onsite registration & bib pick-up
11:50 a.m.: Onsite registration closes
12:00 p.m.: 5k Race start
12:30 p.m.: Festival gates open
3:50 p.m.: Beer Festival last call!
Beer festival-only tickets are also available.
| Additional Events
Summer Concert Series
Shoreline Wine Festival, Guilford
August 12 & 13, 2017
Milford Oyster Festival, Milford
August 19, 2017
Elm Shakespeare Company in the Park
August 17-September 3, 2017
Connecticut Open, New Haven
August 18-26, 2017
Appetizer and Dessert Crawl
August 20 1-4 p.m.
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This newsletter is produced in collaboration with the South Central Regional Council of Governments.