- Name of location Meriden, CT
When over 600,001 daffodils bloom across the 1,800-acre Hubbard Park grounds, Springtime has surely arrived. The crowning of Little Miss Daffodil opens the festival. Over fifty local bands, the state's largest tag sale, and unique cuisine all culminate in a fabulous fireworks display.
- Name of location Fairfield, CT
Every Spring, the blooming Dogwoods grace Greenfield Hill, and so do thousands of festival-goers. Members of the Congregational Church sell handmade crafts and fudge. Professional artists show their latest creations, and guided walking tours are offered. History and hospitality richly engage those that attend.
- Name of location Mystic, CT
Rotary members will fill your plate to overflowing with that quintessential New England delicacy, the lobster. Picnic-style dining under the open-air boat shed with boats plying the Mystic River in the distance is unforgettable. Crack your first claw of the season at this fundraiser for the Rotary Club's many projects.
- Name of location Preston, CT
Preston's annual celebration of America's very own music genre, Bluegrass, features returning artists and new, emerging talent. Past festival favorites have included The Boxcars, Dailey and Vincent, Della Mae, and The Greencards.
- Name of location West Hartford, CT
The Town Hall grounds are the site for Celebrate! West Hartford. A juried arts and crafts show attracts over 175 top artisans. Enjoy some great food and burn it off in the 5k race. The price of parking and admission is just right -- free.