It’s never too early to start holiday shopping. Visit the Mystic Arts Center starting this Friday for their gift show featuring local artists selling tax free items such as: hand carved cheese boards, jewelry, stoneware pottery, fine art and more. View details about the event and browse participating artisans here.
Highlight: NORA cupcake truck!
Time: Saturday, November 15th from 11am – 3pm
The weather is getting colder, but you can stay warm by dancing to some live music this Saturday night. AKA will be playing acoustic covers at Harp n’ Hound in downtown Mystic.
Highlight: Guinness from the nicest bartenders in town
The Stonington Farmers Market has moved indoors for the Winter season. While you are picking up your local produce and fresh bread swing on through and visit screen printer, Morgan of Poor Morgan (who was a great sport when Daly and I randomly crashed his office for this interview). Morgan does a lot of the apparel printing for the Vineyard!
Highlight: Done by hand, the good ole fashion way.
Time: We’re pretty sure he lives there…
Grey Sail Brewing is celebrating their third anniversary and are tapping a special Imperial India Pale Lager for the first time and have some very limited special bottles to open.
Highlight: Take a tour! We also love the can style glassware you get during your tasting.
Time: Fridays 3-6pm for tastings, Saturdays 1-5pm for tours and tastings, Sundays 3-6pm for tastings
Now through Sunday, participating Mystic restaurants are offering special menus at Restaurant Week prices for lunch and dinner. This is the perfect time to try a new spot in town. You can view details about the event and menus here. Reservations are recommended.
Highlight: Eating out without breaking the bank.
Time: Lunch and Dinner options, November 10-16
Cheers to a great weekend,
If you missed the last “5 Things” post, check it out here.