Calendar: Events


Samuel Smith Farmstead – Fall Open House 82 Plants Dam Rd. East Lyme Oct 22nd 11 am – 3 pm. Free Admission. Donations Accepted. Join us for a day that includes farm animals, a tour of the circa 1685 farmstead and demonstrations of a bee hive and antique tools. Family “Hands-on” activities include sheep wool [… Read more »]


Come for the treats, stay for the tales–as part of the Town of East Lyme’s “Trick or Trunk” Halloween program! The first floor of the Smith-Harris House will be lit by candlelight, while several slightly-creepy–not scary!–local and regional folktales are shared. Perfect for families with young children! The “Trick or Trunk” program, which occurs annually [… Read more »]


Sponsored by the East Lyme Police Cadets and Friends, the Walk of Horror will be featured at the Smith-Harris House on Friday and Saturday night (October 27 & 28) from 6:00 pm till 9:00 pm. Come prepared to be scared—this walk is not for young children or the faint-of-heart! Admission is your choice to benefit [… Read more »]

Come one, come all, to one of the most highly entertaining events in town ~ the annual Niantic Village Halloween Parade. The fun will start on Sunday, October 29th, 2017 beginning at 1:00 p.m., when children are welcome to browse the downtown shops for “Tricks and Treats”. Among the parade’s signature highlights is the always [… Read more »]

Come honor and remember our veterans at a Veterans Day Observance on Friday, November 10, 2017. Festivities will begin at 10:00 a.m. on the Liberty Green (downtown Niantic – corner of Main St. and Pennsylvania Ave.). In the event of rain, the vigil will move to the American Legion facility on York Ave.

Come kick-start your holiday season in Niantic at the 14th Annual Niantic Main Street Holiday Stroll. This family-friendly day features: horse-drawn carriage rides, shops & restaurant specials, holiday music and complimentary hot cider and cocoa on the town green, children’s arts, crafts and games, the 2nd Annual Chili Cook-off, a Smore Station, a “Snow-Flake Drop” [… Read more »]

Come join the fun at the scenic McCook Point Beach and Park on Saturday, December 9th for a scenic, festive Niantic Jingle Bell 5K walk/run in support of the Brian T. Dagle Memorial Foundation. 8:45 – Race Day Check-in/Registration 10:00 – 5K Walk & Run will begin 11:00 – Overall & Age Group awards T-Shirts [… Read more »]