What's Happening in August
Shoreline Wine Festival

August 10 & 11
Saturday: noon-7 p.m.
Sunday: noon-6 p.m.
1355 Boston Post Rd., Guilford

The 13th Annual Shoreline Wine Festival offers both traditional and fruit wines from vineyards throughout Connecticut. This year’s participants include:
  • Bishop’s Orchards Winery
  • Paradise Hills Vineyard and Winery
  • Jonathan Edwards Winery
  • Jones Winery
  • Hopkins Vineyard
Join the fun with great local bands in a beautiful orchard vineyard setting.
Shoreline Wine Festival
Milford Oyster Festival

August 17
10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Downtown Milford

The Milford Oyster Festival delivers over 30,000 oysters (harvested from Milford waters), premium wines and craft beers.

Other great food will be available at two additional locations: Fowler Field directly behind the library and at the Lisman Landing Harbor Stage.

Entertainment headliners: Extreme, BADFISH: A Tribute to SUBLIME and The Cringe.
Elm Shakespeare in the Park: The Comedy of Errors

August 15-September 1
Tuesday-Sunday 8 p.m.
Music starts at 7:30
Edgerton Park, 75 Cliff St., New Haven

Egeon, an elderly Syracusian merchant travels to Ephesus in search of his son. But when he arrives, Solinus, the Duke of Ephesus takes him into custody. The law prohibits any merchants from Syracuse from entering the city. The penalty: death... Or a fine of one thousand marks. But before judgement is passed, Egeon tells the story of why he came to Ephesus.
Comedy of Errors
Annual Potato and Corn Festival, North Branford
August 2-4

Orange Volunteer Firemen’s Carnival
August 1-4

Odyssey: A Greek Festival, Orange
August 30-September 2

Annual Faxon Law New Haven Road Race, New Haven
September 2

North Haven Fair, North Haven
September 5-8

New Haven Grand Prix & Apizza Feast
September 13

Cheshire Fall Festival
September 14

The Guilford Fair
September 26-29

The Durham Fair
September 26-29
This newsletter is produced in collaboration with the South Central Regional Council of Governments. www.scrcog.org