Schedule for the 2016 Spring Stroll

The fun starts next Friday, April 29!!

There will be festival performers ~ jugglers, stilt walkers, uni-cyclists, ribbon twirlers ~ strolling throughout the downtown area on Friday evening. Music, magic, a scavenger hunt, family game night at Keeler Tavern, a catwalk on Bailey Avenue featuring the spring fashions available here in Ridgefield and more will also be happening on our streets.

The fun continues on Saturday, April 30… with a chalk festival on Main Street featuring famous artist, Hani Shihada, open houses at the Ridgefield Fire Department and the new Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association, nancy O’s famous petting zoo, race cars at Georgetown Autobody and more!

Also, many of the local merchants and organizations will be hosting events of their own during the Stroll so be sure to stop-in and see all that is happening in downtown Ridgefield!

Be sure to head to the Lounsbury House on Saturday and Sunday for the Ridgefield’s Gone County BBQ event!

For updates, please visit our website or Facebook page.

Here is the schedule of events for the 2016 Spring Stroll:

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Save the Date: the Spring Stroll is April 29 & 30

spring-stroll-wreath-1The merchants and organizations in Downtown Ridgefield are doing it again… bringing the Spring Stroll to Ridgefield!

Mark your calendars for Friday, April 29, and Saturday, April 30, and stay tuned for all the free & fun happenings on and around Main Street!!

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Please Eat.Drink.Shop. LOCAL!

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This weekend, please try to keep it local!

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Local businesses donate raffle prizes to the Ladies Holiday Store Tour

IMG_2399The Ladies Holiday Store Tour is tomorrow, December 10, and the raffle prizes from local merchants are starting to arrive!!!  We cannot wait to see everyone tomorrow night in downtown Ridgefield as they visit many of their local merchants.

What is the Ladies Holiday Store Tour?!?!

From 10 am to 8 pm, on Thursday, December 10, twelve of your favorite merchants will be open late and stocked with fun, unexpected gifts, nibbles and libations and more!!

Plus, Cheers Ridgefield is hosting a wine tasting from 7 pm to 8:30 pm!

And it gets better: at 8:30 pm there will be hundreds of dollars in raffle drawings from all the participating merchants (need not be present to win)!!! So make sure when you’re visiting each store, you participate in their raffle!!!

Participating merchants include: Interiors & Designs by Ursula, Craig’s Fine Jewelry, Purple Frog, Audrey Road, Books on the Common, She She, Olley Court, Lucy’s, Lyn Evans, Candlelight Shoppe, Nancy O’s, and Deborah Ann’s Sweet Shoppe!

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Ladies Night Out has Fun, Food & FREE Gifts!!!

Screen shot 2015-12-03 at 1.40.52 PMOn Thursday, December 10, grab your mom, sisters, daughters or girlfriends and head to Ridgefield’s Main Street area for the Ladies Holiday Store Tour!! From 10 am to 8 pm, twelve of your favorite merchants will be open late and stocked with fun, unexpected gifts, nibbles and libations and more!!

Plus, Cheers Ridgefield is hosting a wine tasting from 7 pm to 8:30 pm!

And it gets better: at 8:30 pm there will be hundreds of dollars in raffle drawings from all the participating merchants (need not be present to win)!!! So make sure when you’re visiting each store, you participate in their raffle!!!

Participating merchants include: Interiors & Designs by Ursula, Craig’s Fine Jewelry, Purple Frog, Audrey Road, Books on the Common, She She, Olley Court, Lucy’s, Lyn Evans, Candlelight Shoppe, Nancy O’s, and Deborah Ann’s Sweet Shoppe!

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Saturday is the final day of the 16th annual Holiday Stroll

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There is still plenty to do today (Saturday, December 5) at the 2015 Holiday Stroll!

If you didn’t have an opportunity to attend last night’s Holiday Stroll, we’ve put together a Facebook album of some of the fun.

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New to the Holiday Stroll: the Non-Profit Holiday Marketplace

11063507_10205379087141241_4974348401693179138_nNew this year to the 16th annual Holiday Stroll , Friday, December 4, and Saturday, December 5, is the Non-Profit Holiday Marketplace at The Ridgefield Community Center at Lounsbury House.

Come get tasty baked goods, a hot beverage, gifts and more to support local causes like American Cancer Society, Relay for Life, Ridgefield Lions Club, Rotary Club of Ridgefield, Jesse Lee Outreach, Ridgefield High School softball and cheerleading teams, Boy Scouts, Ridgefield Independent Film Festival!

The Ridgefield Community Center at Lounsbury House is located at 316 Main Street in beautiful downtown Ridgefield.

Photo from the Ridgefield Community Center at Lounsbury House’s Facebook page.

Here is the schedule of events for the 16th annual Holiday Stroll:

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Downtown Ridgefield Merchants are hosting a Ladies Holiday Store Tour on December 10

All your favorite downtown Ridgefield merchants are hosting a night just for the ladies!!

Screen shot 2015-12-03 at 1.40.52 PMOn Thursday, December 10, grab your mom, sisters, daughter or girlfriends and head to Ridgefield’s Main Street ares for the Ladies Holiday Store Tour!!  From 10 am to 8 pm, twelve of your favorite merchants will be open late and stocked with fun, unexpected gifts, nibbles and libations and more!!

Plus, Cheers Ridgefield is hosting a wine tasting from 7 pm to 8:30 pm!

And it gets better:  at 8:30 pm there will be hundreds of dollars in raffle drawings from all the participating merchants (need not be present to win)!!! So make sure when you’re visiting each store, you participate in their raffle!!!

Participating merchants include: Interiors & Designs by Ursula, Craig’s Fine Jewelry, Purple Frog, Audrey Road, Books on the Common, She She, Olley Court, Lucy’s, Lyn Evans, Candlelight Shoppe, Nancy O’s, and Deborah Ann’s Sweet Shoppe!

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Parking is FREE & Unlimited in Ridgefield this Holiday Season

IMG_2377Curious about these covered signs?

The downtown Ridgefield merchants and organizations don’t want you to feel any pressure this holiday season and have lifted many of the parking bans.  When you see these decorative covers on signs, PARKING IS FREE AND THE TIME IS UNLIMITED.

Another great reason to Shop Ridgefield and Shop Local!

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Video of the Ridgefield Holiday Tree Lighting

12309991_1069564083083694_4718157923085598147_oFor those, near and far, who missed the countdown this year… here is a video of the Ridgefield Holiday Tree Lighting.

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