Southbury Happenings: Turkey Trot, Police Toy and Gift Drive, Letters to Santa, and More!

Southbury Turkey Trot
11/23/2023 | 8:00am

Registration is closed but spectators are welcome to cheer on the runners and walkers. Organizer: Southbury Women's Club.

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Please be aware of road closures for Southbury Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day from 8:00 am to 10:00 am: Main Street South (from the Southbury Green to Playhouse Corner) and Oak Tree Rd (entire road).  

Southbury Police Department Annual Toy and Gift Drive
11/24/2023 | 10:00am-2:00pm

The Southbury Police have teamed up with merchants of the Southbury Plaza to organize a toy drive to benefit Southbury Needy Fund. Police officers will be in front of the Plaza's T.J. Maxx store collecting the items. Organizers: Southbury Police Department and Southbury Plaza.

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Used Pumpkin Donations
11/25-29/2023 | Dawn to dusk

Donate your used pumpkins to a farmer for animal feed. Organizer: Sustainable Southbury and Participating Farms.

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350th Historical Photography Exhibit part 2: Growing Southbury
11/2-29/2023 | Times Vary

A historical photography exhibit at the Southbury Public Library will feature many old images of Southbury, some dating as far as late 1800s. Organizers: 350th Anniversary Steering Committee.

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Letters to Santa
Submit by December 7, 2023

If your child writes to Santa Claus, Santa will return a letter to your child! Organizers: Southbury Parks and Recreation.

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Holiday House Lights Contest
Submit by December 11, 2023

Southbury families and businesses are invited to decorate their house or business to spread holiday cheer for all to see. Organizers: Southbury Parks and Recreation..

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350th Anniversary of Southbury

Town of Southbury is holding celebrations throughout the year commemorating this historical event.

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12/02/2023 - Troop 60 Holiday Wreath Sale

12/02/2023 - Holiday Celebration

12/03/2023 - Pancakes with Santa

12/03/2023 - Bottle and Can Redemption

12/03/2023 - Holiday Concert

12/04/2023 - Administration of Oaths Ceremony

12/06/2023 - Festival of Wreaths

12/07/2023 - History Talk: Native People of The Pomperaug

12/09/2023 - Christmas Cookie Walk

12/10/2023 - Santa's Visit to Bullet Hill School

12/16/2023 - Nutcracker

View more future events: Upcoming Events Listing
Submit your organization's event to the Town of Southbury listing: Submit Event

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