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Life in Simsbury

Just a short drive from downtown Hartford, Simsbury is a progressive community that combines the forward-thinking concepts of sustainable living with the simplicity of days gone by.

With a master plan built around true community living and a meaningful connection to nature, Simsbury is set among acres of green space and walking distance to nearby restaurants, shops, arts, and businesses.

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Upcoming Events

See what's going on in Simsbury. Explore music, arts, history and great food.

Flamig Farm Season Opens 4/1
Friday, April 1

Flamig Farm Nevin Christensen

Flamig Farm

Flamig Farm Season Opens 4/1

Friday, April 1 @ 9:00 am - Tuesday, November 15 @ 5:00 pm
Flamig Farm | 7 Shingle Mill Road
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Flamig Farm’s Season Opening is April 1, 2016

From then on, they’ll be open 7 days a week from 9am to 5pm,

Pony rides will be available weather permitting Saturdays & Sundays from 11am-3pm.

CT Farmers Market Trail
Wednesday, June 29

CT Farmers Market Trail

Wednesday, June 29 @ 8:00 am - Monday, October 31 @ 5:00 pm
View event website | Free

Enjoy all the Connecticut has to offer in local, regional and statewide farmers markets.

For full listing, click here

Local Farmers Market Open
Friday, July 22

Local Farmers Market Open

Friday, July 22 @ 3:00 am - Friday, September 30 @ 6:00 pm
Farmington Public Library | 6 Monteith Drive
View event website | Free

The Farmington Library farmers market will be open every Friday from 3p to 6p now through September.

The market is located on the grass field next to the library.

Gilbert & Sullivan Performed at Library
Friday, September 30

Gilbert & Sullivan Performed at Library

Friday, September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Simsbury Public Library |  725 Hopmeadow Street
View event website | Free

Simsbury Light Opera Celebrates Gilbert & Sullivan

The Simsbury Light Opera Company (SLOCO) will perform Gilbert & Sullivan’s one-act comedy, Trial By Jury, plus Gilbert & Sullivan favorites from The Mikado, The Sorcerer, and other operettas.

For Trial By Jury, the entire audience will become the jury and will be welcome to sing along as Angelina (Simsbury resident Julie Rumbold) prosecutes her suit for breach of marriage promise against Edwin (Ralph Sherman).

Registration suggested at 860-658-7663 or www.simsburylibrary.info. Free and open to all.

Simsbury Public Library Program Room

Flamig Farm Halloween Hayrides
Friday, October 21

Flamig Farm

Flamig Farm Halloween Hayrides

Friday, October 21 @ 8:00 am - Saturday, October 29 @ 5:00 pm
Flamig Farm | 7 Shingle Mill Road
View event website | $25

Now is the time to reserve your tickets for the annual Flamig Farm Halloween Hayride
(Not recommended for children under the age of 8!)

$25 per person
$650 for a full wagon of 30 people
Approximately 35 minutes

October 21 and 22 (rain date October 23rd)
October 28 and 29 (rain date October 30th)

For more information, 860-658-5070

Simsbury Spooktacular Chili Challenge
Saturday, October 29

bowl of chili shot with selective focus

Simsbury Spooktacular Chili Challenge

Saturday, October 29 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center | 22 Iron Horse Blvd
View event website | $10

Save the date for the Simsbury Chamber of Commerce Simsbury Spooktacular Chili Challenge Sanctioned by the International Chili Society.

  • Bring the kids in costume for trick-or-treating with our business vendors!
  • Costume contest!
  • Hot apple cider!
  • Hard cider and beer tasting!
  • Shopping!
  • Live music!
  • Beer and wine!
  • Face painting!

Sponsorship and Vendor Opportunities are Available! Call (860) 651-7307 for more information!

Tickets $10 ages 11 and up

Hartford’s Taste of the Nation
Thursday, November 3

Hartford’s Taste of the Nation

Thursday, November 3 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Riverview | 10 Winslow Place
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Hartford’s Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry

Hartford’s Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry is the city’s hottest and most trend-forward food and beverage event, bringing together award-winning chefs and mixologists from the region.

After a successful 2015 event, this year’s event will again feature cocktail and dessert receptions and a multi-course seated dinner prepared table side by New England’s best chefs.

In addition to delicious food, fine wines, local craft beers and premium spirits, guests also enjoy a silent auction and the opportunity to network with the region’s professional elite.

Space is limited; advance-ticket purchases are required.

Simsbury Celebrates
Saturday, November 26

Colorful fireworks of various colors over night sky

Simsbury Celebrates

Saturday, November 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center | 22 Iron Horse Blvd
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16th Annual Event featuring fireworks, fire truck parade and performances by local groups.

If you would like to make a financial donation, either call 860-658-3886, or send a check, made out to Simsbury Celebrates to: Simsbury Celebrates, P.O. Box 495, Simsbury, CT 06070.

To keep up with the latest happenings, to volunteer, or for any other information, go to http://www.simsburycelebrates.com/.

Millwrights Restaurant
Warner Nursery & Garden Center

“If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.”

— Thoreau