Alpenhaus/Steinbock Tavern Wednesday Ladies Night and Ultra Mega Schnitzel

59 Bank Street, New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: (860) 799-5557.
Availability: Wednesday Nights yearround
Cost: 1/2 price cocktails for ladies

Wednesday nights are Ladies night with 1/2 price well cocktails, glasses of house wine and $5 German draft beer from 7-11:30 p.m.  Also Wednesday is the ultra mega pork schnitzel for $14

Annual Sundown Ski Patrol SKI SWAP, November 4-6, 2016

126 Ratlum Rd, New Hartford, CT Phone: 860-379-1853.
Availability: Nov. 4-6

The annual Sundown Ski Patrol Ski Swap is taking place on November 4 (Friday) through November 6 (Sunday), 2016 at Ski Sundown in New Hartford, CT located at 126 Ratlum Road, off Routes 44 and 219. This swap is the longest running and one of the largest in New England. Sell your outgrown ski/snowboard jackets and pants, skis, snowboards, and boots! Buy new and gently used clothing and equipment! There are great deals to be had on Kids, Youth and Adult items. Swap Hours are Friday, November 4 from 4pm-9pm, Saturday, November 5 from 10am – 8pm, and Sunday, November 6 from 10am-4pm. If you plan to sell equipment and clothing, drop off times are Friday, November 4 from 4pm-9pm and Saturday, November 5 from 10am – 2pm. Area ski shops will also be bringing inventory for sale.

da Capo Brick Oven Pizza and Italian Restaurant Wine Special

625 Torrington Rd. , Litchfield, CT Phone: (860) 482-624.
Availability: Thursday Night yearround
Cost: 50% off any bottle of wine in the house

Da Capo's contemporary interpretations of Italian classics are always made to order from scratch. Seasonal menu and thin crust New York style pizza a specialty.  Every Thursday from 4 p.m. - close you will get 50% off a bottle of wine.  This includes all wines carried at the restaurant. 

Hollister House Garden - Garden Study Weekend VII Symposium

300 Nettleton Hollow Rd., Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-2200.
Availability: Sept. 29
Cost: Patron $500 – includes invitation to the speaker dinner on Friday evening at Hollister House Garden and reserved seating at the symposium. ($200 of this ticket is tax deductible) Friend $185 – HHG and Garden Conservancy members Non-members $200.

Event Time 8:00 am - 6:00 pm "THE EXUBERANT GARDEN" Be inspired by a day long symposium featuring: Jacqueline van der Kloet – celebrated Dutch landscape designer will talk about "Magical Mixes" in the garden Tom Coward – on leading the restoration of William Robinson's legendary gardens at Gravetye Manor Andrew Bunting – expert on woody plants and author on "Plant Lover's Guide to magnolias" Jane Garmey– noted author and passionate gardener on "A Sense of Place: Challenges, Approaches and Solutions to Crating Gardens" The symposium is moderated by Todd Forrest of NYBG Each reservation includes continental breakfast and lunch at the symposium and cocktails and preview buying at the Sale of Rare and Unusual Plants at Hollister House Garden. 

Institute for American Indian Studies

38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT Phone: (860) 868-0518.
Availability: May 1 - June 30
Cost: 10%-20% discount in gift shop

From May 1 through June 30 IAIS members will enjoy a 20% discount while non-members enjoy a 10% discount in our Four Directions Gift Shop.*

Lake Compounce Hero Appreciation Day!

186 Enterprise Dr, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-583-3300 (Offices open at 9am).
Availability: July 14

First Responders get into Lake Compounce FREE when a family member or a loved one buys a regular admission ticket. Must have valid ID. First Responders include: Firefighters, Police Officers, EMTs, and Dispatchers. Local emergency personnel will be at Lake Compounce, don't forget to thank them for all of their hard work and dedication.

Maison St Germain

738 Main Street South, Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-266-4223..
Availability: June 4 from 10 am to 4 pm

Named one of the best vintage stores by CBS Maison St Germain is having a special ribbon cutting celebration to celebrate eight years!  There will be food and drinks, a raffle, readings by a medium and a vintage photo booth!   The event takes place on June 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  

Quassy Amusement Park "Bargain Day"

2132 Middlebury Rd, Middlebury, CT Phone: 1-800-FOR PARK.
Availability: Mon. and Wed. July and August
Cost: $24.99

"Bargain Day" - $24.99 for an All-Day Ride Pass & Splash Away Bay water park Pass. (NOTE: Bargain Day pricing not valid on legal holidays)

Quassy Amusement Park Price Chopper’s Food Drive

2132 Middlebury Rd, Middlebury, CT Phone: 1-800-FOR PARK.
Availability: Tues. and Thurs. July and August
Cost: $3 off

Bring a canned food item from Price Chopper and receive $3 off the price of a $28.99 wristband. All food will be donated to food banks.

Saltwater Grille Dinner and Cigar Evening

26 Commons Dr., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4900!.
Availability: June 28. RSVP by Monday, June 26th @ 5pm to 860-567-4900
Cost: $44 per person plus tax and gratuity.

7:00 PM An Evening of Camaraderie and Cigars on the Patio These dinners make for an enjoyable and relaxing evening for all. Join us to catch up with old friends and make new ones over a good meal and smoke!

First Course: (choice of)
SWG New England Clam Chowder, Soup du Jour or,
SWG House Salad with our signature Sweet Onion Vinaigrette

Second Course: (choice of)
All Entrees Served with Mashed Potato and Roasted Chayote Squash and Corn

-12Oz Organic Bison Ribeye or,

-Grilled Lobster Tail Stuffed with Crawfish and Andouille Sausage with a Creole Sauce or,

-Pan Roasted Halibut with Artichoke, Dill and Crab Buerre Blanc

Third Course:
Your Choice of Our House-Made Desserts!

Andy has some cigars for sale or bring your own!

RSVP by Monday, June 26th @ 5pm to