Heading into September
Odyssey: A Greek Festival
St. Barbara's Church
480 Racebrook Rd., Orange
Aug. 30, 31, Sept. 1, & 2, 2019
noon to 10 p.m. (Fri. Sat. Sun.)
noon to 7 p.m. (Mon.)
Free admission
Free parking

Enjoy the pantheon of culinary delights, dance to the rhythmic beats of Greek music, and allow yourself to 'travel' to Greece and experience its beauty here in Orange. 

Learn more about what goes on behind the scenes in a 2018 article in Orange Life Magazine (story begins on page 48)
Odyssey Cooking Demo
Faxon New Haven Road Race
Faxon Law New Haven Road Race
New Haven Green (250 Temple Street, New Haven, CT 06511)
Monday, September 2

6:45 a.m. Packet pick-up & race registration begins
8:10 a.m. Town Fair Tire Kids Fun Run START
8:30 a.m. 20K & Half Marathon START
8:30 a.m. 5K START
9 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Post-Race Party
10:30 a.m. 5K Awards
11 a.m. 20K & USATF 20K Championship Awards
11:15 a.m. Half Marathon Awards
North Haven Fair
North Haven Fairgrounds
290 Washington Ave. (Rte. 5)

9/5 5 p.m.–10 p.m.
9/6 3 p.m.–11 p.m.
9/7 10 a.m.–11 p.m.
9/8 10 a.m.–7 p.m.

The fair offers all of the great traditional agricultural fair highlights along with musical performances by:
  • Akoustic Groove
  • Southern Voice
  • Bad Mannerz
  • Moon Spinners Trio
  • Battle of the Bands
  • Bahama Mama & the Painkillers
North Haven Fair
Destination North Branford: The Sunflower Project

If you love sunflowers, it's the perfect time to take a road trip to North Branford.

Long known for the sunflower field at Augur Farm, this year the community has pulled off a sunny feat. Throughout the town, at homes and businesses, residents have planted over 4,000 seed packets.
Branford 375!
Water Lantern Festival
Parker Memorial Park at Branford Point
4 Harbor St, Branford

4:30-9 p.m. Enjoy Food Trucks/Music/Fun
7 p.m. Design your Lantern
8:30-9:30 p.m. Lantern Launch

Water Lantern Festival is filled with fun, happiness, hope, and great memories that you'll cherish for a lifetime. This is a family friendly event that can be shared by everyone. Friends, families, neighbors, and lots of people that you haven't met can come together to create a peaceful, memorable experience.
Apizza Feast
Guilford Fair
Elm Shakespeare in the Park: The Comedy of Errors
Through September 1

New Haven Grand Prix & Apizza Feast
September 13

Cheshire Fall Festival
September 14

The Guilford Fair
September 20-22

The Durham Fair
September 26-29

This newsletter is produced in collaboration with the South Central Regional Council of Governments. www.scrcog.org