HAPPY DAYS IN NEW LONDON—ALL WEEKEND ( August 12, 13)
Saturday - Dance and have fun!
Folks of all ages will come together in their best 1950’s attire to dance, twist, limbo, eat*, and drink** on a summer’s night in the NLHS village barn from 4 pm to 10 pm with music thanks to Damian Petry. Admission for adults is $20.00 (food ad beverage not included). Children under 12 are free. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door. [more] Note: If purchasing through PayPal, please bring your receipt to use as your ticket.
* Dinner Plate —$10 for a burger or hot dog, homemade potato and macaroni salads, chips, drink and pie.
** Cash bar.
Sunday - Annual Meeting
The fun continues! From 1 - 4 pm the Village is open for tours and tournaments (badminton and horseshoes). Visit the Maude Swift Gallery to view a collaborative exhibit with the Ice House Museum. The Annual Meeting starts at 4pm followed by a BBQ at 5pm--Grillin’ and Chillin’. [more]
All weekend - Memory Lane
Do you have a framed photo of New London during the 1950s you would be willing to share? We are creating a Memory Lane and would appreciate the loan of any photo print with a caption that suits. Also.....
All forms of transportation from that era roll on up! Let us know if you have a vintage ride you’d be willing to park in the Village—- baby carriage, truck, roller skates, car, bike….