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October 2018

Holiday Show and Reception

October 16, 2018 - January 13, 2019
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Holiday Show and Reception at Spectrum Gallery – Myths, Fairy Tales and Fantasies The 2018 Annual Holiday Exhibit at Spectrum Gallery and Artisans Store in Centerbrook, CT begins with an opening reception on Friday, November 16th, 6:30 – 9 pm. Refreshments will be served. The Holiday Show features fine art that explores the timeless myths and age-old stories that illustrate the annual life cycle and a culture’s inherent values as they are passed down from generation to generation or surprise…

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Sea Chanteys at The Gris

October 28, 2018 - March 26, 2021
The Griswold Inn, 36 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Free
Sea Chanteys

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial Crew" is a good description for both performers and patrons, a very spirited bunch making a very spirited evening indeed!

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November 2018

Psychedelic ’60’s at The Gris

November 16, 2018 - October 30, 2020
The Griswold Inn, 36 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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FREE
Psychedelic ’60's

Every Friday, 8:30pm - 12:00am Psychedelic ’60’s, a power trio that pays tribute to the ground-breaking musical super groups of the sixties, plays the Tap Room at The Griswold Inn every Friday night. Take this nostalgic trip and listen to the music of the Kinks, the Beatles, the Animals, Creedence Clearwater Revival... ROCK N' ROLL!

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Story Teller and Classical Dancer

November 16, 2018 - January 13, 2019
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Story Teller and Classical Dancer, Sujata Srinivasan, to Perform: Friday, November 16th 2018 - January 13th 2019 Spectrum Gallery and Artisans Store in Centerbrook, CT presents its newest show: Myths, Fairy Tales and Fantasies! Original artwork and fine crafts that explore timeless fairy tales, myths and age-old stories that excite the imagination and can be passed down from generation to generation. The exhibit opens Friday, Nov 16 with a reception with food, wine and the display of Spectrum’s annual Holiday…

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December 2018

IVORYTON ILLUMINATIONS

December 1 - December 31

Saturday, December 1st and throughout December Santa arrives at the Ivoryton Playhouse when 400,000 lights illuminate Ivoryton.  Lots of family activities and entertainment for all ages.  Enjoy the lights during the month of December.

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HOLIDAY SHOW

December 6 - December 16

December 6th – 16th  A terrific present to share with the whole family!  Please check our website for details of our annual Christmas production.  Make a visit to the Ivoryton Playhouse part of your holiday tradition.

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New Year’s Eve at the Griswold Inn

December 31, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - January 1, 2019 @ 1:00 am
The Griswold Inn, 36 Main Street
Essex, 06426 United States
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$60

Ring in the New Year at The Gris and enjoy dinner, drinks, live music, dancing and a midnight toast! The Inn’s chefs have created an elegant 3-course complete dinner featuring entrees like Grilled Filet of Beef, Seared Atlantic Salmon, Roasted Prime Rib of Beef and Roasted Long Island Duck. Vegetarian options are also available. The Inn’s Tap Room will feature ‘cocktail piano’ from 5:30-8:30 pm followed by the Dizzy River Band from 10pm until 1am. Dinner seatings begin at 5:30…

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January 2019

New Year’s Day Brunch at Griswold Inn

January 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Griswold Inn, 36 Main Street
Essex, 06426 United States
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Celebrate the New Year with a bountiful spread laid out buffet-style. The holiday brunch features a variety of breakfast selections, including made-to-order omelet and Belgian waffle stations, as well as savory lunch/dinner offerings and a variety of desserts. Reservations recommended,   Adults - $34/Children 7-12 - $17/6 and under - FREE!

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Sunday Hunt Breakfast at The Gris

January 6, 2019 - August 9, 2020
The Griswold Inn, 36 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Sunday Hunt Breakfast

Sunday Hunt Breakfast / Every Sunday (except holidays) Enjoy the thrill of the hunt each Sunday when a bountiful spread is laid out buffet-style. This sumptuous offering includes a wide array of breakfast and lunch entrées with made-to-order Belgian waffle and omelet stations, breakfast breads, freshly prepared salads, and assorted desserts. The brunch gets jazzier with Dixieland by Freight Train beginning at noon! Reservations recommended. For more information visit http://www.griswoldinn.com 11am to 1pm $24.95/adults; $12.00/children between 7-12; under 6/complimentary

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Putt Fore The Essex Library

January 25, 2019 - January 26, 2019
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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“Putt Fore The Essex Library” will transform the Essex Library into an 18 hole mini-golf course, with each hole uniquely decorated by sponsors. The fun begins on Friday, January 25th from 5-9pmwith a special event just for adults, featuring 18 holes of mini-golf, live music, food, wine, and prizes. The fun continues for the entire family on Saturday, January 26th 10am - 4pm with mini-golf, donuts, prizes and more. Ticket prices: Friday evening $35/person; Saturday $7/person or $25/foursome. Tickets are…

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Essex Ed

January 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Essex Meadows, 30 Bokum Road
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Free

Grab your pots and pans and head to Essex Village, Essex CT on Sunday, January 27th at 2 pm for one of the most popular parades of the year.   “Essex Ed”, a larger-than-life ground hog, will make his annual pilgrimage from Essex Boat Works on Ferry Street up to the top of Main Street leading a parade of antique cars, fife & drum corps, residents, and visitors. All are invited to join in and encouraged to bring their own…

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