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Dates: 
09/01/2018
09/02/2018

Organization:

Quassy Amusement Park

Location:

2132 Middlebury Road
Middlebury, CT, 06762
United States

Phone:

203-758-2913
Time: 
all day

Irish Dance Competition at Quassy Amusement Park!

Annual Constitution State Feis (Irish Dance Competition) with hundreds of dancers from throughout New England competing. To take place at the Carousel Theatre. Presented by the Horgan Academy of Irish Dance.
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Dates: 
08/21/2018
08/22/2018
08/23/2018

Location:

25 Sigourney Street
Hartford, CT, 06106
United States
Time: 
all day

CT Annual Tax Free Week!

Back to school shopping is a little easier during the annual Tax-Free week! Each year Connecticut enjoys a sales tax free week on clothing and shoes less than $100 each! However, for any item that costs $100 or more, sales tax applies to the entire price of that item.
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Dates: 
08/25/2018
08/26/2018

Location:

110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT, 06338
United States

Phone:

(800) 411-9671
Time: 
10:00 am-10:00 pm Sat, 10:00 am - 6:00pm Sun

Schemitzun at the Pequot Museum

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation welcomes everyone to Schemitzun, the Feast of Green Corn and Dance; giving honor to Mantoo (Creator) provider of all things and celebrating our harvest, ancestors, elders, veterans, family and Native American heritage. Join our social dances, or watch our exhibition dancers and contestants move with skill and power to the ancient rhythms of our grandfather drum! Experience 17th c. life in a living Eastern Woodland Village environment!
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Dates: 
09/07/2018
09/08/2018
09/09/2018

Location:

Veteran's Memorial Park
Seaview Avenue
Norwalk, CT, 06855
United States

Phone:

(203) 838-9444
Time: 
Friday, Sept 7th 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm Saturday, Sept 8th 11:00 am – 11:00 pm Sunday, Sept 9th 11:00 am – 8:00 pm

41ST ANNUAL NORWALK OYSTER FESTIVAL

The Festival will offer three days of continuous family-friendly activities and entertainment.
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Dates: 
08/23/2018
08/24/2018
08/25/2018

Organization:

The Brooklyn Fair

Location:

15 Fairgrounds Road P.O. Box 410
Brooklyn, CT, 06234
United States

Phone:

(860) 779-0012
Time: 
varies

The Brooklyn Fair

It's time to head to Brooklyn (CT, that is) for the annual Fair! It is considered the oldest continuously active agricultural fair in the United States. You'll have a ton of good old fashioned fun seeing draft horses up close and personal, livestock shows, exhibits, live entertainment, historical displays, special daily events and of course, great food.
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