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Dogwood Festival 2017

Date/Time

May 12, 2017 to May 14, 2017

Description

Started 80 years ago the Festival has grown into an event which attracts thousands each year. The beautiful dogwoods usher in the spring season. Visitors enjoy guided garden tours, historic walks, free concerts each day, professional art shows, and over 50 vendors sellfing original crafts, gifts and boutique items, plants and flowers and attic treasures.

Friday 10:00 to 5:00
Saturday 10:00 to 5:00
Sunday 12:00 to 5:00

Music Schedule - All performances take place in the Church Sanctuary, and are free and open to all!

Fri., May 12

2:00 PM    Piano Duets, Sandra Murphy & Rita Lapcevic

Sat., May 13

10:00 AM  The School of Rock ‘House Band’

1:00 PM    Greenfield Hill Chancel Choir, Sandra Murphy, director

3:30 PM    The Conn Artists, Men’s a cappella group

Sun., May 14

2:00 PM    Pivot Ministries Men’s Choir, DeWitt Harmon, director   

The Annual Dogwood Festival Luncheon will take place on Friday, May 12th from 11:30am-1:30pm.  The luncheon will include a discussion led by Certified Advanced Master Gardener Renee Marsh titled…Everything I Need To Know About Gardening I Learned From a Tomato. Tickets are $30 per person.

All net proceeds of the Dogwood Festival are donated to local, national and international charitable organizations…from soup kitchens and food pantries to education and rehabilitation, and so much more. 

Parking for the Festival:

Each day of the Festival, there will be limited parking on the Green itself, accessed at the corner of Hillside Road and Bronson Roads.

On Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14, satellite parking with a shuttle bus will be available at Dwight Elementary School, located at 1600 Redding Road (click  here for directions),  and at Fairfield Country Day School, at 2970  Bronson Road (click here for directions)

Limted handicapped parking is available adjacent to the church itself, on Meeting House Lane.  Limited street parking is also available on the streets surrounding Greenfield Hill Church, but please observe the posted ‘no parking’ signs with care!

Cost

Free admission

Location

View map Greenfield Hill Congregational Church
1045 Old Academy Rd
Fairfield, CT

Additional Information

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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