Sporting a Cause with Willie Hallihan – Sunday August 29, 2021


The mission of this enterprise is to promote sports-related fundraising events, give exposure to the benefiting charities and shed light on the sponsoring businesses, all in a format that informs, engages and entertains.


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Lone Oak Campsites Pancake Breakfast and Virtual 5K

August 28 – October 2

Lone Oak Campsites Pancake Breakfast and Virtual 5K will be held starting Saturday, August 28th and running through October 2nd, 2021. The event is sponsored by Lone Oak Campsites in East Canaan, CT. The month-long event kicks off with a Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, Aug 28th to raise money for the Jane Lloyd Fund. From Aug. 28th to October 2nd, participants can run a 5K wherever and whenever they choose to also raise money for the Jane Lloyd Fund. The…Find out more »

High Watch Recovery Center Sprint For Sobriety 5K Run/Walk

August 29Kent Green at Town Hall

High Watch Recovery Center’s Sprint for Sobriety 5K Run/Walk SUNDAY, AUGUST 29, 2021 5K Starts at 9:00 am Sharp (Rain or Shine) Packets will be available at 8:00 am on Race Day The race is sponsored by the Eastern Dutchess Road Runners Club All Proceeds will be Donated to the High Watch Recovery Center’s Wilson Bed Scholarship.   To register go to:   Registration Registration Fee $25.00 (Giveaways guaranteed if registered before 08/20/21) 5K Registration day of race Fee:…Find out more »

Historic Festival 39 Labor Day Weekend

September 2 – September 6Lime Rock Park

Historic Festival 39 Labor Day Weekend will be held Thursday, September 2 – Monday, September 6, 2021 at Lime Rock Park, Lakeville, CT. Now in its 39th year, the Historic Festival at Lime Rock Park has been a time-honored tradition since 1982. Enjoy vintage car racing at its best and a nostalgic journey through time. Lime Rock Park is committed to holding this event and will be sharing updates here on how we plan to keep spectators, participants and staff safe.…Find out more »

Vintage Race & Sports Car Parade

September 2

Vintage Race & Sports Car Parade & Historic Festival 39’s Opening Event Thursday, September 2, 2021 4:00-7:00 pm Lime Rock Park’s annual Historic Festival opens with one of longest automotive parades in the Northeast, the Vintage Race Car & Sports Car Parade. With bystanders viewing from the roadside, more than 100 cars rally 17 miles through local towns.  The parade leaves Lime Rock Park at 4 p.m. on Thursday, September 2, 2021, making its way along a 17-mile route, including the towns of Lime Rock, Lakeville,…Find out more »

108th Goshen Fair

September 4 – September 6Goshen Agricultural Society Fairgrounds

The 108th Goshen Fair will be held Saturday, Sunday and Monday, September 4 -6, 2021 at the  Goshen  Fairgrounds, 116 Old Middle St., Goshen, CT 06756. The event is organized by the Goshen Agricultural Society. There will be hundreds of country fair – style events, displays and demonstrations throughout the three – day event including several serious and not-so-serious competitions. Here are a few: Frozen T shirt contest  Sat @ 3:00 pm Hay Bale Toss                Sat @ 4:30 pm Skillet…Find out more »

19th Annual Housatonic Heritage Walks 1st Weekend Sept 4-6

September 4 – September 6

The 19th Annual Housatonic Heritage Walks series will begin Saturday –  Monday, Sept. 4 –  6, 2021 and continue through five consecutive autumn weekends of events sponsored by the Upper Housatonic National Heritage Area (Housatonic Heritage). Organizers have assembled an ambitious 86 events spread over the five weekends, involving more than 20 towns stretching from Hinsdale, MA in Berkshire County  to Salisbury, CT in Litchfield County.  There are 20 events scheduled for the Sept. 4 – 6 weekend. The remaining…Find out more »

Northwest CT Rod and Gun Club 3 D Archery Shoot

September 5Northwest CT Rod & Gun Club

The Northwest CT Rod and Gun Club 3 D Archery Shoot will be held Sunday, September 5, 2021 at the Club’s property at 148 South Canaan Road (Route 7), Canaan, CT 06018. Adults and children welcome. Bring your own archery equipment. No crossbows allowed. Arrows  must have field points, no razor points allowed. Entry fee is $10 per person. There is no pre-registration, just register event morning between 7:00 am – Noon. Registrants will have three distance options to choose…Find out more »


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