The Greenwich Historical Society’s Antiquarius holiday traditions celebrate decorative arts, design and fashion. Their December events include a holiday wreath making workshop.
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There are so many cute towns in Connecticut, trust me. There are cute towns for summer, cute towns for fall and cute towns for winter festivities.
We couldn’t leave you hanging with just five cute Connecticut towns for holiday charm.
So here’s part two. Read on for four more Connecticut towns bursting with festive cheer.
A view of one of the trees lit up for Christmas on the Milford Green in downtown Milford last year.
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Aside from having the second-longest town green in New England, Milford is also home to festive holiday spirit. The town green is decorated with lights and tinsel figures, great for strolling through on a romantic evening or chasing excited young ones on a Saturday afternoon.
The town also has plenty of quaint eateries including Café Atlantique, a cozy coffee shop with plush armchairs, plenty of holiday decorations and an open piano tucked under a window. The café also features interesting drink options – like the seasonal gingerbread mocha – and breakfast and lunch fare, such as crepes and panini sandwiches.
Marvin Velasquez, of Christmas Lighting Company, installs strings of lights on the trees outside Restoration Hardware in downtown Greenwich, Conn. Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020.
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Greenwich has its own annual Reindeer Festival at Sam Bridge Nursery and Greenhouses where guests can have their picture taken with Santa and some real-life reindeer. Downtown Greenwich has plenty of options for Christmas shopping with posh stores such as Saks Fifth Avenue, Tiffany & Co. and J. Crew. There are also independent boutiques like Black Petunia and Out of the Box, which sell trendy clothing and accessories for women. For a quick bite to eat, check out The Granola Bar for a healthy brunch or Meli Melo for …….