Event: 16th Annual Potato and Corn Festival 
Venue: Augur Farm – Northford
Date: August 4th-6th
Description: The festival offers amusement rides, entertainment on two stages throughout the weekend, craft vendors, food vendors and, of course, Potatoes and Corn!  There is a Friday night Car and Motorcycle Show, Saturday tractor pull and hay rides, Saturday night fireworks display, Sunday 5K Cross Country Race and a petting zoo.
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Event: Litchfield Jazz Festival
Venue: Goshen Fairgrounds – Goshen
Date:  August 5th-6th
Description: World class jazz in a festival setting with arts and crafts, great food and drink. Enjoy jazz parties, main stage acts, artist talks, jam sessions and more. Sit on the lawn or under the tent.
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Rhode Island

Event: River Glow
Venue: Downtown Pawcatuck
Date:  August 5th
Description: Floating Bonfires illuminate the Pawcatuck River and create a beautiful setting for this community event. Live Music, Steel Drum Band, Fire Juggler, Belly Dancing.  Hay rides through town,  Rock Wall, Henna & Hair Braiding, Air Brush Tattoos, face painting, shopping specials, food and much more make this a fabulous night.
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Event: 33rd Annual Charlestown Seafood Festival
Venue: Ninigret Park – Charlestown
Date: August 4th-6th
Description: A gastronomic extravaganza of Rhode Island’s best seafood, lobsters, steamers, chowder, fish & chips, lobster rolls, clam cakes, corn on the cob and a raw bar, as well as an array of all types of foods for every taste. A wide variety of arts and crafts on display, amusement rides, rock wall climbing, car show, Marcolites Kite exhibition, midway entertainment, bungee jumping, kayak, overnight getaways, TV, 50/50, lobster raffle and more. Continuous entertainment and events.
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Event: Saratoga Polo Whitney Cup Tournament
Venue: Saratoga Polo Association, Whitney Field – Greenfield Center
Date: August 4th-6th
Description: On behalf of the Adelphi Hotel, this Sunday, August 6, Toby Mildé, president of Richbell Capital LLC and owner of the historic Adelphi Hotel, will be landing at the historic Whitney Field via helicopter to present the prestigious Whitney Cup. Spectators can also expect a special performance of the national anthem. The Whitney Cup is the most prestigious event on the Polo Association’s schedule of nine tournaments throughout the season.
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Event: Family Fun Day and Sand Castle Contest
Venue: Glen Island Beach – New Rochelle
Date: August 5th
Description: Get your team together and create your own masterpiece in the sand — 11 a.m. start — 4 p.m. judging. Deejay music, dance, fun and games all afternoon. Free with beach admission. Noon — 4 p.m. Rain date: 8/6.
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