The Celebrate Wallingford town-wide festival on Saturday, Oct. 5 and Sunday, Oct. 6 will revel in all things food and fun in Wallingford. All shows will be held at the Parade Grounds from 11:15 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday. The craft, business and civic booths will be set up on North and South Main Street.
For the Kids
The children’s area has activities running all Saturday and Sunday afternoon including face painting and visitors from Harris in Wonderland Pets. This year Celebrate Wallingford is hosting a Home Depot Kids Workshop & Home Improvement Fair at the Railroad Station Green along with voting on your favorite painted fire hydrant in town.
Support Your Neighbors
Browse several booths filled with local business owners, civic organizations and crafters showcasing their handmade gifts, clothing and décor. The Adopt-a-Fundraiser event held on Center Street will have youth organizations happy to share their organizations’ information and ways to support or contribute.
Returning this year is the 4th Annual “Activate Wallingford” Family Fun Walk on Saturday morning. Easel Works is sponsoring the 17th Annual Art Walk through the cemetery held throughout the day on Saturday highlighting artwork from artists of all ages. Top off all of the activity with a tasting of Wallingford’s best restaurants. A full list of the Taste of Wallingford participants is on the website.
Check out photos from past festivals and the activity and event schedules on the Celebrate Wallingford website here. And make sure to be on the look out for Carbutti & Co. at the festival. You will not want to miss it!