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The arts & culture scene is getting ready to take center stage in Ridgefield once more! Imagine enjoying a fabulous fall evening with dinner and a show… or sitting down for a casual al fresco lunch before spending the afternoon exploring Ridgefield’s extensive cultural offerings. Take a look at some of our favorite cultural events and delightful dining in Ridgefield.
Truly an event you won’t want to miss, Ridgebury Riders will be celebrating their 2nd Annual Farm Fete on Saturday, September 16th. As we get ready to participate in this year’s “journey around the world” event, we’re excited to share a few interesting facts about this amazing organization.
We are excited to share the first video in our new “Coffee with inRidgefield” interview series! So sit back and enjoy these intriguing conversations where go behind the scenes to get to know the interesting people in our midst. To kick-off, we sat down with Frankie Vinci, artist, musician, and true Renaissance man.
As summer winds down and we welcome the new season ahead, we invite you to enjoy all the wonderful events happening in Ridgefield! Take a look at what’s new in the art scene, get tickets to exciting shows and performances, take part in museum tours, and much more.
It’s time for the start of another wonderful school year in Ridgefield! Shops are stocked with fall attire, snappy new school supplies, and goodies to keep learning fun even after the books are closed for the day. Read on for some fun new school year finds.
The seasons may change but Ridgefield’s reputation as a culinary destination does not! Creative chefs at our local restaurants create fabulous seasonal menus and mixologists delight in crafting thirst-quenching cocktails sure to add flair to any evening.
Cultivating confidence in children starts in the classroom and continues with engaging extracurricular activities. We’ve enlisted Ridgefield Academy to help us share some of the ways you can instill confidence in your child, and we hope you find it helpful and inspiring!
We’ve rounded up our favorite not-to-miss events you can catch during these last days of summer. Whether the weather is hot, rainy, or makes for the perfect evening, you’ll find a plethora of engaging and entertaining events celebrating art, music, and history in Ridgefield!
Summer in Ridgefield is in full swing, and if you’re wondering where time is going, you’re not alone! We’ve rounded up ten of the best ways to enjoy some fun in the sun all around town, and we’re certain you’ll check off each activity more than once.
July in Ridgefield is a fabulous time to soak in the summer season! This month, join us for all the exciting events happening around town, from town-wide celebrations to summer activities for the family, amazing performances, art and history exhibits, and much more. We look forward to seeing you #inRidgefield this summer!
It’s summertime in beautiful Ridgefield! Among the many wonderful things this season brings are fun opportunities to entertain friends and family outside. Take a scroll to discover how you can prepare your outdoor space and utilize décor and tableware (and food!) for every occasion, all without ever leaving Ridgefield.
Wedding bells are ringing! And the inRidgefield Wedding Planning Guide 2023 is here. The only guide you’ll need to plan your perfect day – with tips, checklists and the best wedding vendors to make your most special day a success. Make Ridgefield your destination for a fabulous wedding celebration!
This year’s Georgetown Day Celebration was one to remember! The 20th Anniversary of this beloved event included many incredible vendors, a scavenger hunt, the famous chili cook-off, live music, a real-life Mark Twain to join in on the fun, and much more! We were happy to be part of this community celebration.
Ridgefield Responds is mobilizing to provide humanitarian help and hope in the devastating situation in Ukraine. We spoke with Annetta Hewko, Chair of Ridgefield Responds: Hope for Ukraine, to learn about their latest donation drive and how we can help.
June marks the beginning of the summer season and we are so excited for all the amazing events happening in Ridgefield this month! Join us for festive arts and culture celebrations, amazing performances at our local venues, fun family-friendly events, and more. We can’t wait to see in #inRidgefield!
Don’t miss the highly anticipated 20th annual Georgetown Day Celebration on Sunday, June 11th, 2023 from noon to 5:30pm! Enjoy the homespun charm of a country fair, featuring a chili cook-off and bites to eat, activities for kids, craft vendors, live music, a beer tent, and more.
If the warmer night air is giving you spring fever, why not add a date night to the rising temps? With so many great venues, activities, and yummy dishes in Ridgefield, we’ve put together a selection of romantic ways to relish some time well spent with your favorite!
Mom’s special day is nearly here, and you needn’t leave town to celebrate her! You’ll find delicious restaurants, a calendar full of fun events, and shops offering beautiful gifts for Mother’s Day right here in Ridgefield, so read on to find the best for the best this May 14th.
Stepping into Ridgefield’s newest shop, CY Collective, is like exploring a global bazaar filled with artistically crafted delights. The Collective is the brainchild of Lina Zhang, a successful jewelry designer whose passion for art, design, and her cultural heritage inspired her to open this unique emporium. Learn about Lina’s journey to Ridgefield!
Inspiring. Uplifting. Fun. Awesome. These are our first impressions upon walking into the Prospector Theater. We’re lucky to have this incredible theater (and organization) right here in our community! Here are 10 things you may not know about this sparkly Ridgefield gem.
Join us in Ridgefield for coffee, brunch, dinner, and drinks at our many cafés and restaurants this spring and summer! We’ve rounded up the best spots to enjoy a bite or sip al fresco in Ridgefield, so read on and get ready for warmer air and clear skies.
Spring is a time for a full reset! Ridgefield offers a variety of fitness and wellness activities including group classes, yoga and Pilates studios, personal training, healing experiences, and of course, vast outdoor space. Read on to discover the many ways to feel your best this spring!
Springtime has officially arrived and we are excited to be spending time exploring all the happenings #inRidgefield! Be sure to take part in this month’s festive events for the family, creative art exhibits and workshops, exciting performances, and many arts and culture events at our wonderful museums!
Attention all businesses! Announcing the 068 Magazine / inRidgefield Readers’ Choice Awards, a great opportunity to promote your business – at no cost to you! Starting on April 1st voting will be open and will run through May 31st. Here is the promo kit for your use!
From quick décor swaps and basic home improvements to complete remodels, here is everything you’ll need to tackle your spring refresh projects. Our Ridgefield professionals can guide you through everything from a fabulous spring tablescape through a full redesign this spring!
Ridgefield has many incredible summer camp programs for kids of all ages and interests! Get a head start on planning your family’s summer activities at our local art, music, sports, theater organizations. Registrations fill up quickly, so don’t wait to register!
Winter Break is almost here and if you’re staying local, you needn’t worry about the kids being bored! Ridgefield offers an abundance of fun activities the entire family can enjoy, from outdoor pursuits and cultural experiences to fun nights at home together.
The new year is a perfect time for adjustment, whether it be with a new ‘do, a wardrobe refresh, or making time to move every day. Change should be about feeling good inside and out and we’ve put together a few places in town that will help you make the new you the best you in 2023.
For many, the New Year symbolizes a focus on personal growth, whether it be through physical fitness or wellness, taking up a new hobby, discovering your creative side, or volunteering for the greater good. We’ve put together a few inspiring suggestions for exploring new avenues!
It’s beginning to look a lot like the holiday season in town! Make Ridgefield your destination for holiday shopping for everyone on that list! Our shops have so many fabulous finds for less than $50 and we’ve put together a few ideas to get you started.
The most wonderful time of the year is here! This holiday season, make sure to experience the best of this magical season in Ridgefield with special holiday performances, festive family-friendly events, and one-of-a-kind gift finds at our wonderful local shops to complete your holiday shopping.
The only Gift Guide you’ll need this holiday season with over 100 gift ideas to delight everyone on your list! We’ve scouted out the best gift ideas from our wonderful local shops to make your holiday gift shopping a breeze. Make Ridgefield your destination for fabulous holiday shopping.
So much of the spirit of the holiday season revolves around food, so we’ve rounded up our favorite spots in town to gather pies and other provisions for at-home meals and some festive spots for holiday dining and entertaining. Enjoy!
The Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce has launched a town-wide e-Gift Card program to make holiday shopping easier while supporting our community. You can now purchase Ridgefield e-Gift cards, the perfect way to share your local love with the ones you love!
The excitement of the holiday season is almost here! We have so much to be thankful for in Ridgefield including many festive events all around town. We can’t wait to watch the turkeys trot and Main Street twinkle, so mark your calendars with this month’s wonderfully joyful events #inRidgefield.
It’s the spookiest time of year and Ridgefield has no shortage of events to get your little witches and ghouls (and pups!) in the spirit for All Hallows Eve. Read on to explore all the ways you can enjoy this magic-filled holiday all month long. Happy Halloween!
Ridgefield Academy’s Service Learning program teaches students civic responsibility while supporting their local and neighboring communities. Learn more about the program in our latest interview with Ridgefield Academy’s Program Coordinator Jessica Brooks.
It’s time to wrap up your back-to-school shopping here in Ridgefield! Take a look at our top picks for all your back-to-school gear, from clothing and sports apparel to art, school supplies and freshly cut locks, students of all ages will dive into their studies with confidence and style.
Extracurricular activities are a great way to provide children and teens with opportunities to explore new interests and learn new skills. Check out the many rewarding after-school programs and weekend activities for kids of all ages right here in Ridgefield!
Art Walk is a favorite “end of summer” event for the Ridgefield community and this year’s display is as spectacular as ever. Don’t miss the work of 48 talented artists displayed throughout downtown at our local shops, turning Ridgefield into a veritable strolling art gallery.
Ridgefield is a town full of rich history, filled with beautifully preserved colonial architecture, revolutionary sites, and of course – our beloved Keeler Tavern Museum & History Center. We sat down with Keeler Tavern Museum to find out about the latest news and what’s happening at the museum this summer.
July is the season for celebration, entertainment, and soaking up the summer sun! Join us in experiencing the best Ridgefield with exciting performances, family-fun events, and nature’s beauty all around us during this fabulous summer season. We look forward to seeing you #inRidgefield!
June is here and there are many festive events happening all around Ridgefield! Make sure to indulge in arts and culture, live entertainment, nature and outdoors, and family-friendly activities happening this month and enjoy the best of this beautiful season #inRidgefield.
June is Pride Month and we are looking forward to celebrating the LGBTQ community this year with Ridgefield CT Pride. In addition to joining in on the fun at Pride in the Park, we invite you to learn more about Ridgefield CT Pride’s support groups, resources, Pride Perks and other important initiatives in our community.
May is an exceptionally beautiful time of the year! As weather warms up and the world blooms around us, many of us are ready to be out and about during this beautiful spring season. Take a look at all the wonderful arts and culture and fun family events happening #inRidgefield this month.
Kindergarten is the foundation of every child’s education, making it one of the most important decisions a parent will make regarding their academic success. Take a look at the ten important factors to consider when choosing a kindergarten program.
Mother’s Day is just around the corner and it’s always fun to try something new for mom’s special day! We have you covered with ideas on how to make it an occasion to remember. Here are some special ways to celebrate Mother’s Day in Ridgefield, including things to do, places to eat, and gift ideas she will love.
With spring just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to freshen up your closet. Visit Ridgefield’s one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories shops for this spring’s latest styles for you and the family, all while enjoying friendly customer service and supporting local businesses.
Join the Town of Ridgefield and the Ridgefield Historical Society at this town-wide event in honor of the 245th Anniversary of the Battle of Ridgefield! Take part in historic walking tours, reenactments, demonstrations, and a special evening at The Musket Ball.
The Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce and inRidgefield are excited to announce that they have entered a strategic partnership to provide Ridgefield residents, visitors, and businesses with a comprehensive resource for “everything Ridgefield”.
Spring is here! This time of year is when many of us are ready to get outside and enjoy the sunshine. This month in Ridgefield, you can experience the best of our town’s arts and culture events, family-friendly happenings, and explore the great outdoors in town. And as always, we look forward to seeing you #inRidgefield!
This past weekend was the debut of Autumn in the Air in Ridgefield, a special town-wide event produced by the inRIdgefield team to promote the “Ridgefield experience” as we head into fall. VIsitors and residents alike enjoyed the exceptional arts and culture events around town while taking advantage of special sidewalk shopping events at our local businesses.
Autumn in the Air is a great opportunity to experience Ridgefield, explore our arts and cultural organizations, participate in family fun events, view the latest exhibits at Ridgefield’s museums and galleries, and enjoy exclusive offers from our local businesses.
If you have recently visited Ridgefield’s Main Street, it’s likely that the Bow WOW Art Dogs have caught your eye! This town-wide art project is presented by the ArtFul Visual Arts Initiative (ArtFul) to celebrate the power of visual arts in our community this summer.
With summer in full swing and many festive events coming up in July, we look forward to all the incredible happenings to enjoy right here in Ridgefield! Our town will be celebrating Independence Day, many of our wonderful organizations will be hosting live music and entertainment, and there’s plenty of cultural events that will entice and inspire.
Take a look at our favorite things to do in Ridgefield during summer time – from swimming and kayaking, to outdoor concerts, cultural town events, and lots of great food, we are so excited for all the amazing adventures this summer season has to offer here in Ridgefield!
June is Pride Month! Leading this month’s efforts is Ridgefield CT Pride, a town-wide organization created in 2019 by the joint GSA clubs of the Ridgefield Public Schools. The month’s special events will give everyone a chance to learn more, show support for the LGBTQ community, and come together. Happy Pride!
Ridgefield is known for its delicious restaurants and impressive variety of cuisine. From our favorite brunch spots, to savory appetizers, fresh and organic entrees, and mouth watering desserts… this summer, try the best of the best when it comes to special summer meals!
A visit to Ridgefield’s unique clothing and accessories shops will surely uncover this summer’s latest styles and patterns, for yourself and for the family. We know you’ll enjoy the friendly customer service and variety of selections at our local businesses in Ridgefield. Happy shopping!
Every season is beautiful in Ridgefield, but this time of year is especially thrilling. This month, Ridgefield has no shortage of exciting arts and cultural events and family-friendly happenings around town. We invite you to stop by and enjoy everything Ridgefield has to offer!
Make it a special Mother’s Day weekend in Ridgefield this year! It’s important now more than ever to make memories with our families and enjoy being together. Here are some great ideas to plan the weekend, including entertainment, dinner, and some gift ideas for that special mom in your life.
Summer will be here before we know it, and there’s no doubt that our kids will be looking forward to all the activities and fun that summer camp has to offer! Thanks to our many organizations in Ridgefield, summer camps will provide our kids with an experience they won’t forget.
With the New Year here, there’s no better time than now to explore new ways to enjoy our time here in Ridgefield. With plenty of art, culture, and history around town we encourage you to indulge in all the offerings around Ridgefield this month – and year!
As they so cleverly say, it’s the most “wonderfall” time of the year… and it’s also the most bountiful around Ridgefield! Read our guide for information on where to pick up the best that fall bounty has to offer…and a couple of our favorite accompaniments, too!
The fall season means back to school for most families. And while many of us may have a to-do list that just keeps getting longer and days that are getting shorter, we have you covered when it comes to getting ready for back to school and the fall season here in Ridgefield.
Main Street in Ridgefield has it all… impeccable restaurants, boutique shopping, art galleries featuring local talent, people watching while enjoying outdoor coffee and dining, and an abundance of beautiful architecture and history. It is no surprise that it has been voted as one of the best Main Streets in America!
August is here and Ridgefield is filled with things to do with the family or places to go on a spontaneous date night! From outdoor concerts to exhibits at our museums, dining at Ridgefield’s top restaurants, or taking a stroll through Main Street to take part in Ridgefield’s Summer Sidewalk Stroll – there’s something for everyone.
Our incredible local organizations and businesses have gone above and beyond to find ways for all of us to continue to participate virtually – from new ways to keep the kids entertained at home, access to online classes and art shows, or even participating in the arts ourselves – there is a little something for everyone.
March is here, spring is almost in sight, and we are excited about all the happenings in Ridgefield this month! Enjoy time indulging in all the art shows and exhibits around town, spend quality time with the family, or see a theatrical performance at any one of our incredible venues.