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Third Thursday in Willimantic

August 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until September 15, 2022

Thousands of people from far and wide will stroll along Main Street in Willimantic amid a background of musical, theatrical, visual, and olfactory delights.

There are bands and jugglers to entertain you as you meander through the fest. Five stages simultaneously host a wide variety of music and entertainment while over 100 local and regional crafters and vendors showcase the wealth of goods produced in Connecticut.   Willimantic’s diversity really shines through in the delicious authentic international cuisine. Enjoy locally produced artwork, beer, music, and soda. Free children’s activities abound!

Brought to you by Willimantic Renaissance, Inc., a grassroots 501(c)3 non-profit organization formed to revitalize downtown Willimantic by celebrating diversity, building community and attracting consumers. 3rd Thursday Street Fests are truly a community event.

This year with amazing NEW food vendors- explore authentic ethnic cuisine, have some pizza, or induldge in BBQ, vegan, or kettle corn and cupcakes! So many choices!

The lively beer garden will be featuring on tap beer from Willibrew and other micro breweries from right here in CT!

Free Parking   Free Admission   6 – 9pm