Downtown New Haven’s premier wine, food and shopping crawl returns on Thursday, January 26 from 5PM-8PM. The event is produced by Town Green District with support from The Broadway Merchants Association, The Wine Thief and The Shubert Theater. Flights of Fancy features in-store wine and food tastings, special discounts and extraordinary giveaways at over 25 downtown merchants. Attendees can expect to enjoy an evening exploring all Downtown New Haven has to offer. The event is limited to the first 450 registrants and pre-registration is highly encouraged as Flights of Fancy sells out every year!
Registration: Attendees may register/check-in at The Shubert Theater (247 College St.) from 4:30PM-6:30PM. Participation is $25 and includes the exclusive Flights of Fancy tasting glass, a reusable shopping bag, food samples, wine tastings, entry into all raffle prizes and validated parking. Attendees must be at least 21 years of age to participate. Valid ID required at registration.
Parking: The Crown Street Garage (213 Crown St.) will offer a $5 validated parking deal and the York Street Garage (150 York St.) will offer FREE parking for all participants.
Tune in to Radio 104.1 from now until January 26 for a chance to win free tickets and other exciting prizes from participating merchants!
Participating Wine Stops:
Merwin’s Art Shop (1052 Chapel St.) | Olives & Oil (124 Temple St.) | Canditopia (1022 Chapel St.) | Idiom (1014 Chapel St.) | Oaxaca Kitchen (228 College St.) | L’Occitane en Provence (1042 Chapel St.) | Derek Simpson Goldsmith (1094 Chapel St.) | Yurway (1130 Chapel St.) | Wave (1406 Chapel St.) | Hull’s Art Supply & Framing (1144 Chapel St.) | Anchor Spa (272 College St.) | Ashley’s Ice Cream (280 York St.) | Lou Lou (23 Broadway) | Trailblazer (296 Elm St.) | J. Crew (29 Broadway) | Yorkside Pizza (288 York St.)
Participating Food Vendors:
Arethusa Farm Dairy (1020 Chapel St.) | Denali (13 Broadway) | Hello Boutique (1090 Chapel St.) with tasty treats from Claire’s Corner Copia (1000 Chapel St.) | Kiko Milano (11 Broadway) |Thali Too (65 Broadway) | Donut Crazy (290 York St.) Barbour (27 Broadway) serving pastries from Four Flours | Maison Mathis (304 Elm St.) | Tarry Lodge (278 Park St.) INFO New Haven Visitor Center (1000 Chapel St.) serving specialty teas from Vovo Organics and coffee from Willoughby’s Coffee & Tea.
Elm City Social – $50 Gift Card | Vovo Organics – Red Raffle Box ($75 value) | Oaxaca- $25 Gift Card | Willoughby’s Coffee & Tea – Gift Certificate | Denali – $50 Gift Card | Trailblazer – $50 Gift Card | Hello Boutique – $25 Gift Card | Ashley’s Ice Cream – $30 Gift Card | Four Flours – Gift Card |GANT – $200 Gift Card | Kiko Milano – $100 Gift Card | New Haven Museum – private tour
Visit www.infonewhaven.com/flightsoffancy for further details and to purchase tickets to the event.
The Town Green District is a business improvement district (BID) funded by a sur tax on property in Downtown New Haven to fund programs for public space improvements, cleaning and maintenance, advocacy, visitor information, economic prosperity, marketing and events. For more information on the Town Green District’s programs, visit: www.downtownnewhaven.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram @DowntownNHV.