First Town Downtown Windsor CT

Windsor CT Main Street Program
Phone: 860-247-8982


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It's a BIG Thursday!

So much to do in Windsor !!!! We're kicking off the Summer Concert series tonight with one of our most popular bands, Gene Donaldson and the Stingrays. And we have two special guests at the Farmers Market today! Check it out!

Farmers Market


Farmers Market


The 2024 Farmers Market takes place each Thursday started on June 20, 2024 and run through October 17, 2024 from 3:00 – 6:00 pm at 240 Broad Street in Windsor Center. (No market on July 4.)

This well-attended local marketplace in Windsor Center includes locally grown fruits, vegetables, baked goods, herbs, eggs, cheese, skincare products, honey, books and more, along with live music!

A big thank you to our 2024 Market Partners and our Presenting Sponsor, Windsor Federal Bank!




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Featured Vendor: OneSong Biscotti


Featured Vendor: OneSong Biscotti


At the Farmers Market today, OneSong Biscotti will feature the reappearance of an old favorite - Lemon Pistachio! Available for a limited time. Just for this Thursday, Lemon Pistachio will be offered at $1.50 each rather than the usual price of $2 to celebrate the 4th of July.


Book Signing at the Farmers Market


Book Signing at the Farmers Market


Laurel Pepin will be at the market promoting her book - 227 Paces, My Pandemic Sanctuary. This is a collection of her beautiful photographs and words. A wonderful book to own and to give as a gift. Come by to say hi and shop local!

Concert Tonight: Gene Donaldson and the Stingrays


Concert Tonight: Gene Donaldson and the Stingrays


Come to Windsor center and see Gene Donaldson and the Stingrays for a night of classic rock and blues from the '60s, '70s,and '80s! Catch them live on the Windsor Town Green tonight Thursday, July 6 at 6:30 pm!

Sponsored by Complete Care at Kimberly Hall and Edward Jones/Martin McMahon

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Windsor Monarch Festival


Windsor Monarch Festival


First Town Downtown’s Windsor Monarch Project committee invites you to The Windsor Monarch Festival featuring our 3rd annual Upcycled Pollinator Planter Challenge and "Chair-y" Orchard.

Local artists are creating unique monarch butterfly habitat planters using upcycled goods. Tour them all at store fronts and on the green throughout Windsor Center from July 8 - 15.

On Saturday July 8 (rain date July 9) is the kickoff to the challenge, the festival itself: an environmentally-friendly fair with artisan vendors, educational booths and fun activities for the whole family to learn more about our environment and the amazing, protected Monarch butterfly.

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Upcoming Events

7/20
WAC Open Studios
7/20
WAC Annual Members' Exhibition Opening Reception
7/24
Introduction to Watercolor Painting
7/25
Concert on the Green
7/25
Farmers Market
7/31
Introduction to Watercolor Painting
8/1
Concert on the Green
8/1
Farmers Market
8/4
Open Art Classroom
8/7
Introduction to Watercolor Painting


Mission Statement
The mission of First Town Downtown is to position and promote Windsor Center as a premier New England town center that protects and utilizes its proud heritage as the basis for developing vibrant recreational, economic and cultural activity.

Become a member of First Town Downtown and be a part of the growth of Windsor's downtown area and Windsor as a whole! Join or Renew your membership in First Town Downtown, Windsor's Main Street program.

  • Address:161 Broad St, Windsor, CT

  • Phone: 860-247-8982

  • Email: info@ftdt.org