9.09.2005

To Edgerton Park

One of our favorite parks in New Haven is the quiet and peaceful Edgerton Park, off of Whitney St. near Hamden. There are two events in the upcoming weeks at the park.

This weekend, Sept. 10-11, is the New Haven Folk Festival. Many events are free, including an afternoon of family entertainment on Saturday.
12:00pm-1:30pm
Children's Concert with Sally Rogers (special guest Ellen Greist)
followed by The Roger's Barn Circus and a free crafts area for kids
1:30pm-4:30pm
Amy Gallatin (cowboy songs and bluegrass)
Causeway (up-and-coming singer/songwriter duo)
The Elm City Girls Choir
John Whelan (legendary Irish button accordionist)
and there will also be food, crafts, exhibitors, and other vendors nearby.
For more complete info, visit the Web site or call 877-9-CTFOLK.

Next weekend, Sept. 18, is Sunday in the Park, an English Country Fair. There will be "Pony rides, Children's Games, Silent Auction, Book Sale, Boutique, Fresh Produce Sale, Live Band Music by Tuxedo Junction, Morris Dancers, Ash Creek String Band, Scottish Highland Bagpiper, Climbing Wall, lots to eat at picnic style tables AND MUCH" according the to Web site.
We enjoyed the white elephant and book sales last year.

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