Clinton is located in Middlesex County
east of New Haven
between Westbrook and Guilford along Highway 1 on the banks of the Hammonasset River near Hammonasset Beach State Park. Located near Long Island Sound.
Community was named after a NY Gov. DeWitt Clinton. Clinton was first seat of Yale University, which began as a Collegiate School.
This land in 1663 was between Guilford and Saybrook. 1667 the settlement was designated a town and named Kenilworth. In 1838 the southern portion was incorporated by the General Assembly as the Town of Clinton.
Local attractions include: Cedar Island, Hammonasset Beach State Park, Bushy Pond, Indian River, Hammonasset River, and Trisha Pond.
Clinton is part of the New Haven-Meriden, Connecticut metro area.
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P.O. Box 334, 50 E. Main St, Clinton Connecticut 06413
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09/23 Coming to The Clinton 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.