The Office of Community & Economic Development, in partnership with the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce, looks forward to seeing members of the Fairfield community at the annual “Shop and Stroll into Spring” event on Thursday, April 27, 2023.
Over 25+ participating shops in downtown Fairfield will open at their regular times with extended hours through 9 p.m. offering patrons a time to browse, enjoy light refreshments and to shop local with a variety of in-store promotions to kick-off the spring season as well as shop early for graduation and Mother’s Day gifts!
Join us at the Shop & Stroll into Spring Pre-Event Happy Hour, which will take place at Old Post Tavern (1418 Post Road) on Thursday, April 27th beginning at 5 p.m. Be sure to stop by to grab a drink and something to eat before visiting your favorite shops! We will also be giving away free Fairfield buy local tote bags with goodies from many of our participating merchants (while supplies last)!
As a part of this year’s event, funds will be raised for Operation Hope. Please consider making a monetary donation or bring a food pantry item from the list to the Pre-Event Happy Hour! Pantry items needed include: Ramen Soup Cups, Sugar, Oil, Pancake Mix & Syrup, Crackers, Green Tea, Stew & Chili, Decaf & Instant Coffee, Pudding & Jello, Salt & Pepper, Mouthwash, Deodorant, Tampons, Paper Towels.
Participating merchants include Apricot Lane, Boho PREP, Capri, Ciao Bella, Custom Interiors of Fairfield, Element 50, Fairfield Theatre Company, Fairfield University Bookstore, George Billis Gallery, Henry C. Reid & Son Jewelers, In the Mood Intimates, Island Outfitters, Jane + Mercer, J.B. Percival Co., Kelli + Crew, KL and Sam, La Moda, Marea, Nichols MD of Fairfield, No. 299, Olive My Stuff, Sacred Heart University Community Theatre, Set Straightening and Whitening, Snappy Gator, soundRUNNER, South Bay, Vintage Garden and Woofgang & Co.
The Town of Fairfield wishes to thank ConnectFairfield, Michelle Hennessey, Team AFA- William Raveis, and Zahya Beall, MONECO Advisors for their sponsorship of this year’s event.
For event information, participating merchants, and special in-store offers, please visit experiencefairfieldct.org/springstroll and follow us on Facebook & Instagram @ExperienceFairfield.
About Operation Hope
Operation Hope provides individuals and families the opportunity to experience transformative change. Their programs and services focus on eliminating hunger and homelessness, and are designed to help people solve their crises and build stability in an environment where compassion inspires dignity and hope. To learn more visit, operationhopect.org.