Holiday Events in CT

By: Nicole Evans ’26

Looking for something to do with the family in town for the holidays? Connecticut offers many different activities and events that bring the holiday spirit to life! 

The Lyman Center for the Performing Arts is performing the Holiday Extravaganza in New Haven, CT. This event takes place on Saturday, Dec. 17 from 8 -10:30 P.M. and tickets cost between $15-$50. This event is performed by the Fairfield County Children’s Choir and will perform holiday favorites including music from “The Nutcracker”.

Celebrate the holiday season with the historic sights on December 15 at West Hartford’s Holiday Shindig! The event will take place at Blue Back Square from 5:30-10 P.M. At The Holiday Shindig, you get to experience different art events, music, food, drinks and more. The Holiday Shindig is free to members of The Art Club and $25.00 to non-members. 

Santa Con 2022 is happening on Sunday, Dec. 18 from 12-4 p.m. Dress up and explore downtown Bethel’s stores and restaurants. All proceeds will benefit Bethe’s Brotherhood in Action.