Summer Life
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Fairs, Festivals, Food 'n Fun continued
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9 — Southern New England Taco Fest, Terryville Fairgrounds, 175 Town Hill Road, Plymouth.
Noon-6 p.m.

9 — Wing Fest Connecticut, Naugatuck Event Center, 6 Rubber Ave., Naugatuck. 5-9 p.m. Tickets $15 in advance, $20 (cash) at the door; free age 12 and under. www.facebook.com/wingfestct

15-17 — Goshen Stampede, Goshen Fair Grounds, 116 Old Middle St., Goshen. General Admission one day pass adult (18 and over), $16.

16-17 — Monroe Congregational Church Strawberry Festival, 34 Church St., Monroe. Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. www.mccucc.org/strawberry-festival.html

23-24 — Connecticut Irish Festival, North Haven Fairgrounds, 290 Washington Ave, Route 5, North Haven. Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Admission $12 at the gate, $2 parking fee. http://ctirishfestival.com

23 — Hartford Latino Fest, Church of Good Shepherd, 155 Wyllys St., Hartford. Noon-7 p.m. Free. http://hartfordlatinofest.com

23-24 — Midsummer Fantasy Renaissance Faire, Warsaw Park, 119 Pulaski Hwy, Ansonia. 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. (Saturday night shows 7-9 p.m.) Tickets $16 adults (15+), $11 young adults (10-14), $6 children 5-9 (free 5 and under), $12 veterans, seniors, Peace Corps and disabled. Groups of 10 and more $12 each. Season pass $50. Saturday after 5 p.m. or Sunday after 4 p.m. half price. Free parking. http://www.mfrenfaire.com

30 — Connecticut Taco Festival, Harrybrooke Park, New Milford. https://cttacofestival.com/aboutfeed/

30-JULY 1 — Midsummer Fantasy Renaissance Faire (see listing above)

30-JULY 1 — Niantic Lions Arts & Craft Show, Niantic Town Hall, 108 Pennsylvania Ave. (Route 161), Niantic. www.nianticartsandcraftshow.com

30-JULY 1 — Tibet Fest, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Goshen Fair Grounds, 116 Old Middle St., Goshen. TibetFest.org

JULY


7-8 — Midsummer Fantasy Renaissance Faire (see listing above)

13-15 — Sailfest, 24 Eugene O’Neill Dr, New London. http://sailfest.org

12-15 — North Stonington Agricultural Fair, Wyassup Road (off Route 2), North Stonington. Thurs.-Fri. 5-11 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. www.northstoningtonfair.org

14-15 — Connecticut Summer Food Truck Festival, Naugatuck Event Center, 6 Rubber Ave., Naugatuck. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. facebook.com/CTSummerFoodTruckFest

21-22 — Connecticut Wine Festival, Goshen Fair Grounds, 116 Old Middle St., Goshen. Sat. noon-7 p.m. and Sun. noon-6. http://ctwine.com

AUGUST


3-5 — North Branford Potato and Corn Festival, Augur Field, Route 22, North Branford. Fri. 5-11 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission and off-site parking with shuttles. Onsite parking $10-$15. www.nbpotatofest.com

4 — Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival, Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, 300 Columbus Blvd., Hartford. www.riverfront.org

11-12 — Mystic Outdoor Art Festival, Downtown Mystic. Sat. 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. and Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. www.mysticchamber.org

17-19 — Bridgewater Country Fair, 100 Main St. South, Bridgewater. Fri. 4- 11 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. General admission $8, seniors $6, children 12 and under free, 3-day pass $16. Free parking. www.bridgewaterfair.com

17-19 — Wolcott Country Fair, 245 Wolcott Road, Wolcott. http://wolcottfair.com

18 — Dragon Boat and Asian Festival, Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, 300 Columbus Blvd., Hartford. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. www.riverfront.org

18 — Milford Oyster Festival, Milford Green, Milford. www.milfordoysterfestival.com

18-19 — Naugatuck Police Food Truck Festival, Naugatuck Event Center, 6 Rubber Ave., Naugatuck. 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

23-26 — Brooklyn Fair, 15 Fairgrounds Road, Brooklyn. Thurs. 4-11 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Adults $10, seniors and military $8, children 12 and under free. Parking $5. www.brooklynfair.org

24-26 — Chester Fair, Kirtland Terrace, off Route 154, Chester. Fri. 6- 11 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission $8 (children 12 and under free), seniors $6. Three-day pass $21. Free parking. http://www.chesterfair.org

24-26 — Plainville Hot Air Balloon Festival, Norton Park, corner of South Washington St, and Norton Park Road, Plainville. plainvillefireco.com

SEPTEMBER

6-9 — Wapping Fair, Fairgrounds at Rye Street Park, 75 Brookfield St., South Windsor. Thurs. 5-10 p.m, Fri. 5-11 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Adults $8, Seniors and military discount $4, kids 57” and over $8, under 57” free. http://wappingfair.org

7-9 — Norwalk Oyster Festival, Veteran’s Memorial Park, 42 Seaview Ave., Norwalk. Fri. 6-11p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Adults $10 (Fri.) and $12 (Sat.-Sun.), seniors $10, kids 5-12 $5, under age 5 free.

22 — The Gathering, Library Park, Waterbury. facebook.com/TheGatheringWaterbury