Breakfast with Penguins at Hilton Mystic
Every child would agree that Saturday morning cartoons cannot compete with meeting live penguins! Thanks to a special partnership between Mystic Aquarium and Hilton Mystic, the hotel will be hosting Breakfast With Penguins every Saturday morning in March. Simply book any guest room package Friday evening in March and treat your children to this special opportunity to meet and greet live penguins the next morning. Breakfast is served in The IRONS, the hotel’s award-winning onsite restaurant. Learn more.
American Legion Post 66
A traditional Corned Beef, cabbage, potatoes and carrot meal will be available for pick-up this year. Support your local Veterans and their mission to enhance the well-being of America's veterans, their families, our military, and our communities by our devotion to mutual helpfulness. Sunday March 14 from 4PM-7PM call in advance after 3/10 to order for pick-up 860-669-8866
Spring Greenhouse Bulb & Plant Sale
Visitors are asked to bring their own trays, boxes or carts to carry their plant purchases. Included in the display and sale are French hyacinths, muscari, tulips, daffodils, amaryllis, scented geraniums, pansies, trellised sweet peas, culinary herbs, nasturtiums, hanging baskets, and Spanish oregano, as well as a collection of tropical plants and succulents. The Spring Bulb and Plant Sale helps support Elizabeth Park Conservancy in its mission to maintain, restore and protect the gardens, grounds and buildings in Elizabeth Park. Learn more.
Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce Chili Week
Chili Fest looks a bit different this year. They couldn't let a pandemic stop our 25th Annual Chili Fest, so they're celebrating with a week-long event! Visit theses restaurants & eateries to enjoy chili and chili-related specials!
Old Saybrook loves chili but they really love our graduates! Help us continue the Chili Fest tradition and support the C.W. Hunter Scholarship Fund!
Walktail Hour at the Hill-Stead Museum
Enjoy the Hill-Stead’s gorgeous grounds as you safely sip and stroll during the magical sunset hour while taking in the breathtaking views of the outdoor masterpiece. Imagine a beautiful sunset, a warm, delicious drink, stretching your legs, together with a loved one in the refreshing early evening air – the perfect end-of-day antidote to the winter blues! Learn more.
Find a Local Farmers Market
Support local and find a Farmers Market near you.