Burlington is located in Hartford County
west of Farmington
on Highway 4 on the edge of Nassahegon State Forest.
The community was named for Richard Boy, Earl of Burlington. Sixty Burlington men enlisted in the American Civil War during those tumultuous years of 1861 - 1865. And for those fortunate 46 who survived battle, prison and disease, each one had his own unique story to tell after the two great armies folded up the battle flags at Appomattox.
Permanent settlers came between 1740 and 1755 to the territory that used to be of Farmington. In 1806 Bristol was divided. The parts that were withing the limits of West Britain was incorporated as the town of Burlington.
Local attractions include: Nassahegon State Forest, Sessions Woods Wildlife Area, Bristol Reservoir # 4, Bristol Reservoir # 5, Bristol Reservoir # 6, and the American Clock and Watch Museum.
Sports and Sporting Events Northeast Adventure Challenge Courses |
Transportation Mountain Meadow Airstrip Airport |
Burlington Town Hall, Route 4, Connecticut 06013
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06/04 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.