Open Studios Weekend: November 10-11, 2018 10AM-4PM
The Shoreline ArtsTrail is supported by a number of local Sponsors. We hope you’ll support them in return! Click here for a full list of shoreline locations where you can find printed maps.
Guilford Art Center
The Guilford Art Center is a non-profit organization established to nurture and support excellence in the arts. Through educational programs for adults and children, exhibitions, sale of contemporary crafts, and special events, the Center continues the traditions of fine artistic work, fosters creativity, and provides opportunities for all to enjoy the process and results of making art.
411 Church St, Guilford
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724 Boston Post Road, Suite 202
Hours of operation: Monday – Friday 8:30am-5:00pm
Since 1974, imagination costs no more. Expert craftsmanship. Explore YOUR ideas with us. Museum standards. Our custom picture framing has won over 12 national awards, most recently first place in New England. Bring in a Framing Challenge, we will meet it and deliver a winning framing solution for you.
91 Wall St., Madison, CT (corner of Bradley Rd.)
Hours: Tues-Fri: 10:00am-5:30pm, Sat.10:00am-4:00pm, Sun. & Mon. by appt.
12% off any 2-night stay during SAT Open Studios Weekend!
Explore coastal Connecticut while relaxing at the Tidewater Inn B&B. Located in the shoreline village of Madison, CT, the Inn offers a cozy and elegant atmosphere of antiques and estate furniture.
949 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT
One free glass of house wine with lunch or dinner during SAT Open Studios weekend!
Enjoy drinks, appetizers and even full meals in our living room lounge on comfy leather couches…or try some comforting sandwiches in our high top fireplace area. Pull up a chair in our back dining room where you can order anything from soups and salads to a four-course meal. We have a little bit for everyone!
1114 Main Street, Branford, CT
Hours: Tues-Thurs 11:30am-10:00pm, Fri-Sat 11:30am-11pm, Sun: 11:30am-9pm
One free drink with lunch or dinner during SAT Open Studios weekend!
Tommy Sullivan's is a cozy neighborhood Irish pub offering traditional favorites and a friendly atmosphere. Try Dave Okeefe's famous meatloaf on special Monday nights, or the corned beef dinner on Thursday nights! Enjoy drink specials and live entertainment on the deck during the summer months. Slainte!
240 North Main Street, Branford, CT
Hours: Daily lunch: 11:30am-3:30pm, Dinner: 5:45pm-10:00pm
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20% off any one item on SAT Open Studios weekend!
Widely admired for its innovative design and remarkable gifts, MIX charms visitors from up and down the Connecticut Shoreline, with its carefully curated collection of accessories for living. Visit MIX to look around, meet friends, and to appreciate the ever-changing assortment of beautiful, functional and affordable gifts for women, men, children and the home.
29 Whitfield St, Guilford, CT 06437
Mon-Sat: 10:00am–5:30pm, Sun: Noon–4:00pm
$7 off lunch, dinner or brunch with brochure, only one coupon per table of $40 or more
Friends & Company has become known for its Contemporary American Cuisine, daily baked breads, homemade soups, fresh baked desserts, colorful specials and choice selections of salads with house made dressings and signature trays of seeds, nuts and raisins that accompany them.
11 Boston Post Road, Madison, CT
Hours: Sunday Brunch 11:00am-2:00pm, Lunch Tues-Sat 11:30am-2:00pm, Dinner every night starting at 4:30pm friendsandcompanyrestaurant.com
Special thanks to Independent Outdoor for providing a digital billboard space for this year's Open Studios.
Independent Outdoor is a small but dynamic company, its team possesses many years of billboard advertising experience here in Connecticut. It is their goal to provide businesses with some of the best billboard locations in the state, making their clients visible to thousands of consumers on the roadways each day.
46 Quinnipiac Street, Building One, 3rd Floor
Wallingford, CT 06492
10% off any gallery purchase along with a glass of wine and Hors d'oeuvres will be available for guests.
The Bird Nest Gallery features primarily Connecticut artists. We proudly display fine art, beautiful pottery, jewelry, photography and more. Beyond the Gallery space you will also find three fully equipped Salon Suites, offering privacy. These are home to four of Connecticut's best hairstylists. Salon Services by appointment only, and can be made on our website.
25 Water Street
Guilford, CT 06437
Hours: Tues thru Sat 10am-5pm
Closed: Sun, Mon
Please stop by and mention the Shoreline Arts Trail for 20% off your purchase
We are Connecticut’s premier purveyor of designer eyeglasses, sunglasses and reading glasses. For over seventy years, we have brought the finest in eyewear from around the world to our customers in Connecticut.
80 Whitney Ave
New Haven, CT 06510
Hours: See website for individual locations.