Branford is located in New Haven County
just southeast of New Haven between East Haven and Guilford along Interstate 95 near Long Island Sound. Yale University was founded in Brandford and during the Revolutionary War Branford's salt produced meat for the army.
First settled in 1644, by families from Wethersfield, it would take forty-one years to be incorporated from New Haven. Primarily residential today, Branford's greatest single asset is the shoreline.
Local attractions include: Griffins Pond, Branford River, Pine Orchard, Branford Harbor, and Farm River State Park. Also beautiful New Haven is nearby were there is shopping.
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P.O. Box 375, 239 N. Main St., Connecticut 06405
203-488-5500 Fax 203-488-5046
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12/08 Coming to The area
Hebron Maple Festival Hebron CT March16-17 Each year thousands of people come from miles around to enjoy and experience the weekend of maple related events.
7th Annual Great International Spring Beer Festival Providence RI April20 Your Beer Festival Admission Ticket will allow you UNLIMITED SAMPLING of more than 250 brewers, live music, food and MUCH MORE at the Rhode Island Convention Center.
New England Folk Festival Mansfield MA April19-21 A fabulous blend of dance, music, crafts, and food from many lands.
Connecticut Sheep, Wool and Fiber Festival Vernon CT April27 The festival, started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association, as a program ""to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut"", has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival by providing exhibits, demonstrations and over 60 vendors from the sheep, wool and fiber arena.
Spring Plant Sale Westford NH April27 The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale at the 4H Fairgrounds.
Connecticut Sheep and Wool Festival vernon CT April27 The festival started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association as a program “to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut” has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival.