Annual Events

Annual Events
  • May Market - A floral extravaganza sponsored by the Suffield Garden Club. This beautiful event takes place annually the weekend after Mother's Day and has been an annual tradition for over a quarter of a century. The Garden Club also plans special events such as house and garden tours.
  • Memorial Day Parade - Each May the Town pauses to remember those who sacrificed their lives in order to maintain freedom. The parade starts at 9am from Ffyler Place, proceeds up Mountain Road to N. Main St., around the Town Green and concludes with a brief ceremony at the Veterans Memorial.
  • Annual Suffield Firemen's 5K Race, Run and Non-Competitive Walk - Sponsored by The First National Bank of Suffield. This annual June run begins on South Grand St. at West Suffield Center. For more information or to register email or call 860-668-0505, or 860-668-3888.
  • Soccer Tournament - Each June teams throughout the area converge in Suffield to compete for the top prize.
  • Farmer's Market - Open June-October on Saturdays from 9:00am-noon on the Suffield Town Green. Among the offerings are Connecticut grown produce including vegetables, fruit, baked goods, herbs, flowers, plants, shrubs, jams, jellies, pickles, eggs and other locally grown and raised products. Parking is available along High Street and along the South Town Green on Main Street. (
  • Fireman's Carnival - This fun family event during the second weekend of July offers: rides, games and great food. Thursday night is Family Night with discounted tickets for the rides; there are fireworks on Friday night; the annual Fireman's Parade steps off at 6 PM Saturday evening. Sponsored by the Suffield Fireman's Association.
  • Concerts on the Green - A variety of musical acts held every Wednesday of July located at the Gazebo on the Town Green. For more information contact the Suffield Parks and Recreation Department at 860-668-3862.
  • Citizens Restoring Congamond Concert Series - Enjoy music at Babb's Park on beautiful Lake Congamond every Sunday from mid-July through September, starting at 1 pm.
  • Farm Fest - Held on Labor Day weekend starts with the Annual Harvest Dinner and Silent Auction on Saturdays. On Sunday families enjoy some old fashion fun with farm animals, pony rides, exhibits, demonstrations and contests.
  • Suffield on the Green - The largest town event each year is 'Suffield on the Green' which takes place each September on the weekend after Labor Day, Saturday, 10 to 5 and Sunday 11 to 4 Thousands of people visit the Town Green where civic organizations set up booths with food, information and games. The Friends of Suffield sponsor the event.
  • Annual 10K Road Race and 2.3 Mile Fun Run - The Suffield Parks & Recreation Department sponsors an Annual 10K Road Race and 2.3 Mile Fun Run in September. Contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 860-668-3862.