Tag Archives: Things To Do

Wallingford’s Trail of Terror Gets Reanimated!

Wallingford’s Trail of Terror Gets Reanimated! Are you easily frightened? Does your heart race when you’re in unfamiliar surroundings? Do you watch scary movies with one eye closed through a tiny gap between your fingers? If so, then you may want to avoid one of the area’s most “spook”-tacular attractions this October. Or at least …

30th Annual Celebrate Wallingford Event

The 30th Annual Celebrate Wallingford Festival is scheduled for kick off the weekend of October 1st and 2nd, and the time is rapidly approaching! Prepare yourself for two fantastic days of activities, displays, food tasting, crafting, contests, and entertainment, all set in the beautiful uptown area of Wallingford Center. This year the main venue for …

Connecticut Fairs & Festivals September 2016

With Summer on the wane, it’s time now to shift focus to the many Connecticut fairs and festivals that are coming up this month. Whether you go for the food, the entertainment, the rides, the games, or a combination of everything, Connecticut has something for all of us fair-goers in September! Four Town Fair – …

2016 Wallingford Gardeners Market

The Wallingford Gardeners Market is set to kick off its 17th year of operation this Saturday, the 9th, at 9:00am sharp! Come down to the Railroad Station Green and visit the many local vendors who will be displaying and selling their produce, flowers, products and services. Support our local economy and purchase direct from the …

Local Area Fireworks Displays 2016

The Independence Day holiday is upon us, so we are pleased to provide this list of upcoming public fireworks displays around the state. All dates and time are as accurate as possible; for further information or confirmation of dates and times, please contact the appropriate city or town government: July 1 (Friday) Oxford: Quaker Farms School …

Art Open House for Wallingford Camera Club

As you know, it is our pleasure to feature the work of local artists on our “Wallingford Inspires…” art wall throughout the year, sometimes solo artists, sometimes a group of artists. This time around we have had the pleasure of featuring the work of a very talented group of photographers, the Wallingford Camera Club. Founded …

Art Open House for Alyssa Davison

Once again it is our pleasure to feature the work of another local artist on our “Wallingford Inspires…” art wall, Alyssa Davison. Alyssa is a life-long Wallingford resident and a high school student in the Wallingford Education Enhancement Program. Alyssa’s art is as unique and bold as she is, and she creates it in a …

Art Open House Features Patricia Tencza Reig

Since the start of January it has been our pleasure to feature the work of another local artist on our “Wallingford Inspires…” art wall, Patricia Tencza Reig. Pat is a 5th generation Wallingford resident and retired nurse. She started with with pen and ink designs but now favors smooth pastels as her favorite medium, and …

2015 Wallingford Holiday Home Tour

Have you ever driven by a charming old house, perhaps an historic or luxury property, and said, “Wow, I’d LOVE to see what it looks like inside!”? I know I have, many times. To be able to see inside quaint, luxurious, or historic homes is a rare opportunity, and this year that opportunity can once …

Ray Ross Art Open House at Harriman Real Estate

It has been our honor and pleasure to feature a Wallingford icon, Ray Ross, on our Wallingford Inspires art wall since the start of November. He’s always on hand to photograph school sporting events, town events such as Celebrate Wallingford and the Veterans Day service, and just about any other type of goings on you …