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Danbury is located in Fairfield County, northwest of Bridgeport between Brookfield and Bethel, along Highway 53. It is situated on the banks of the Still River, near Wooster Mountain State Park. A resort area at Candlewood Lake, which boasts more than 60 miles of shoreline, is just north.

Danbury is now a manufacturing city. Its products include optical equipment, ball bearings, pharmaceuticals and machinery, and it is the location of Union Carbide Corporation's headquarters. The Scott-Fanton Museum features a historical display of hats. The community is home to Western Connecticut State University.

Settled in 1685, the community was named in 1687 for Danbury, England and was incorporated as a town in 1702.

Local attractions include: Still River, Wooster Mountain State Park, Candlewood Lake, Candlewood Isle, Parks Pond, Eureka Lake, Waubeeka Lake, Mountain Pond, Lake Kenosia, West Lake Reservoir, and Boggs Pond. Danbury is part of the Danbury, Connecticut metro area.

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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.
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.
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.
Contemporary Art Fair Connecticut Norwalk CT April27-28 Modeled after our two sucessful NYC shows at the Javits Center. Each of the two shows will have approximately 100 exhibitors.
World's Largest Pancake Breakfast Springfield MA May11 Main Street in Downtown Springfield is turned into the largest pancake breakfast anywhere!
South 9th Street Italian Market Festival Philadelphia PA May18-19 Bring the entire family to experience the Annual Procession of Saints, and to enjoy the Live Entertainment, Family Events, Crafts, Food, Food and more Food!