Things to do this Weekend: November 4th – November 6th Connecticut & Rhode Island

Things to do this Weekend: November 4th – November 6th Connecticut & Rhode Island


Event: Quince Festival
Venue: White Silo Farm & Winery in Sherman, CT
Date: November 5, 2016
Description: Serving six dishes made with organic quince. Menu includes bread salad with manchego cheese and membrillo, quince and butternut squash soup, panna cotta with quince compote, quince and walnut panini, and more.

Event: Taste of the Seasons
Venue: Lyman Orchards’ Apple Barrel in Middlefield, CT
Date: November 5, 2016
Description: Get ready for the holiday season by previewing ideal meal and cooking ideas, demonstrated by the Apple Barrel staff. Enjoy cooking demonstrations and free tastings of holiday dishes, appetizers, and desserts.

Event: Honoring Veterans Day
Venue: Mystic Aquarium
Date: November 6 – 13 2016
Description: This Veterans Day, we’d like to honor our nation’s heroes for an entire week. United States veterans and active-duty members who visit Sunday, November 6 through Saturday, November 13 receive free general admission with a valid U.S. military ID, Veteran’s Administration Card or form DD214.

Event: Chocolate Experiences Tour
Venue: Fascia’s Chocolates in Waterbury, CT
Date: November 5 – 6, 2016
Description: The tour takes place in the Presentation Room where, through a multi-media and interactive session, you learn about the origins of chocolate and how it gets from Bean to Bar and then from Bar to Box. Tastings and demonstrations, including a behind-the-scenes look into the factory via remote controlled camera, complete the experience.

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Rhode Island

Event: Waterfire to Salute Veterans 
Venue: Downtown Providence
Date: November 5, 2016
Description: Come sunset, settle into your spot along the water and watch as WaterFire salutes veterans for the fourth year in a row. The WaterFire Salute to Veterans event starts with a 150-veteran torch procession and a 300-veteran ring of fire.

Event: Newport Restaurant Week 
Venue: Locations in Newport and Bristol
Date: November 4 – 13, 2016
Description: Scope out the restaurants and make your reservations; Newport Restaurant Week is back. The fifty-plus participating restaurants offer prix fixe lunches for $16 and three-course prix fixe dinners for $35.

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