The New Haven Register recently covered the carpentry skills of locals Ted and Zeb Esselstyn, both Higganum residents.
Per the owner, the Grist Mill Market will open this coming Friday, August 20th. Swing by and say hello to Higganum's newest business!
Heard through the grapevine: The Grist Mill Country Market in Higganum will open Friday, August 13th. Stay tuned for details!
Have you voted for your favorite farmers' market yet? The Higganum Village Farmers' Market is FOURTH in Connecticut voting! Please support our market and VOTE.
This week: The Higganum Village Farmers' Market celebrates Dairy Day with THE FARMERS COW, Connecticut's premier dairy coop of six Connecticut dairy farms. The Farmers Cow produces milk, eggs, half and half, seasonal beverages, and ice cream. Their products are available in Southern New England and New York.
Plus: BRIAN PARKS of Wesleyan DrummIng Circle will return to perform on the Higganum Green at the Market and is offering a special DRUMMING CLINIC to all who are interested for $5.00 suggested donation. Sign up time at the Market Manager’s Table! Brian's group played for the market in July and was a SMASHING hit!
CLANN NAN CON visits the HIGGANUM GREEN! Strolling Minstrel NEIL FITZGIBBONS of KENNESAW, GA offers Gaelic tin whistle tunes and Scots lore for Market Goers. Neil is a Living Historian, part of Clann Nan Con ('Clan of the Dog',) founded in 1998 by a group of Civil War reenactors in Georgia looking for a new challenge.
Here are photos from the July 2010 Haddam Lions "Rolling on the River" event, courtesy of the Shoreline Antique Auto Connection.
Congrats to the Blue Oar for winning "Best Al Fresco Dining Spot," in the May 2010 "Readers' Poll on the elist!