Upcoming Rowayton Events
United Methodist Church Harvest Fair
Saturday, November 5th, 11:00am–3:00pm
The Rowayton United Methodist Church and Five Mile River Nursery School will hold their Annual Harvest Fair on Saturday, November 5th. Delicious food, vendors, silent auction and gift baskets, bake sale, games and activities for children will offer fun for all. Arrive early to claim your Methodist Apple Pie!
6th Annual Rowayton Turkey Trot
Thursday, November 24th, 9:30am
The 6th Annual Rowayton Turkey Trot is a great way to start your Thanksgiving Day! The Trot will take place on Thanksgiving morning starting from the Community Center on Highland Avenue at 9:30am. The event comprises a 5k or 1 mile fun run, with prizes for fastest man, woman, fancy dress, 1st stroller and under 10 fastest boy and girl over the 1 mile course. Proceeds will go to support some great local causes – previous beneficiaries have included the Rowayton Fire Department, Arts Center, Library, Historic Society and Gardeners Club. Thank you, and we look forward to seeing you work up an appetite for that Turkey! Online pre-registration is now open at rowaytonturkeytrot.com.
Egg Nog Contest
Sunday, November 27
After the RCA Lights Up Rowayton, join the holiday fun – enter your favorite egg nog recipe in the 11th annual Rowayton Egg Nog Contest! Tables, chairs, and cups will be provided – just enter by contacting Stuart Weismiller (see below) and bring 3 gallons of your favorite egg nog recipe. All tasters must be 21 or older. To enter, please email Stuart Weismiller or call 203-354-7062.
Rowayton Gardeners Annual Christmas Market
Saturday, December 3, 10am-1pm – Christmas Market
Sunday, December 11, 12-3pm – Christmas Tree Sale
The Rowayton Gardeners’ Annual Christmas Market will be held Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 10:00am-1:00pm at the Rowayton Community Center, 33 Highland Ave. Don’t miss this popular holiday event sponsored by Fairfield County Bank! You will find great items for holiday decorating, including more than 100 designer-quality wreaths, boxwood trees and festive table arrangements. The Community Center will be brimming with reasonably priced unique holiday gifts, ornaments and a fabulous Silent Auction (check our website).
Santa will join us again this year, so bring the kids and your camera to capture special holiday memories. Remember to shop early to get the best selection! The Christmas Market is our largest fundraiser and its profits help provide garden-inspired classes, workshops and lectures for all ages, raise community awareness about the environment and maintain our town’s lovely public gardens.
Rowayton Gardeners’ Christmas Tree Sale
On Sunday, December 11 from 12:00-3:00pm, The Rowayton Gardeners join forces with the RCA for the Annual Christmas Tree Sale at Pinkney Park. This sale is held every year the day after the Nativity Pageant and sells the trees that were the lovely set décor for the night before. Make sure to mark your calendars and pick up your tree!