Enjoy the First Weekend of Summer in Washington

Get into the summer groove with these fabulous events this weekend! Celebrate the start of an exciting summer season. Check out our weekend round up – and enjoy a glorious weekend in Washington CT.

10th Anniversary Summer Solstice Celebration
Saturday, June 23rd, from 6:00 pm

Don’t miss Havana Under the Stars! Join the Washington Art Association & Gallery (WAA) as they celebrate the start of summer with a tropical evening that will feature delicious food, music, drink, dancing, and décor with a Caribbean flair. And, of course, mojitos by Abdo Ballester, aka The Mojito King! Tickets may be bought in advance or purchased at the door.

Atelier Show and Sale
Saturday, June 23rd

Support local artists and WAA with this important fundraiser. Ceramics, painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, and more will be available for purchase. The Atelier Show will run until June 30th.

WAA 10th Annual Summer Solstice with Abdo Ballester, aka The Mojito King
WAA Atelier Show and Sale

Art to the Rescue
Saturday, June 23rd, 5:00 to 7:30 pm

John Bartlett, Fashion Designer and Founder of the Tiny Tim Rescue Fund, and By Request Home Concierge are hosting an auction to benefit the Little Guild Animal Shelter in West Cornwall. A collection of fine art and luxury items will be featured in the auction. Tickets are still available to purchase for this special event at The Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens.

Farmers Market
Saturday, June 23rd, 10:00 to 1:00pm

Head to The Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens this Saturday for their Farmers Market. Enjoy a selection of fresh produce and homemade baked goods from local vendors.

Art to the Rescue at Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens
Washington Farmers Market

Stairwell Gallery Exhibit- “The Seasons”
Saturday, June 23rd

This Saturday is the last chance to check out “The Seasons” exhibit at the Gunn Memorial Library’s Stairwell Gallery. “The Seasons” features a new collection of watercolor paintings from noted artist Jim Stanton. 

Becoming Barbra at The Grace Mayflower Inn & Spa
Sunday, June 24th, 2:00 to 4:00

The Hickory Stick Bookshop will be hosting a discussion and signing with editor Adrienne Aurichio to celebrate the book Becoming Barbra. The event will be held at the beautiful The Grace Mayflower Inn & Spa and tickets may be purchased at the Bookshop.

Stairwell Gallery- "The Seasons"
Becoming Barbra, author talk and book signing

WAA Sculpture Walk 2018

Have you seen the sculpture popping up around the Depot? Although not officially open until July 1st, you can get a sneak peak of WAA’s public art exhibition as installations are progressing daily! For more information about what’s to come, visit waasculpturewalk.com


For more information on these events and more, check out our Featured Events calendar.

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