Events Search and Views Navigation
- This event has passed.
18th-Century Thanksgiving Dinner November 11
November 11, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Enjoy an authentic 18th-century Thanksgiving Dinner in the rustic Webb Barn. Dinner features a sumptuous bill of fare based on old New England recipes designed by a culinary historian.
The event begins with a reception in a heated tent adjacent to the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum Barn.
At 12:45 p.m. guests will enjoy a family-style 18th-century feast prepared by J. Restaurant/Bar. Dinner includes traditional favorites as chine of roast pork, pottage of cabbage, leeks and onions, and Indian pudding. Connecticut State Historian Walter Woodward will provide a presentation on Thanksgiving in Connecticut in the past. Optional tours of the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum will follow.
Reservations are required.
If you are looking for “things to do in Connecticut this weekend” we have you covered. Sign to get our Free Weekly Event Newsletter to help you plan your weekend. Kids and Family events abound in every town in Connecticut. Interested in a friendly game of cards, a bike ride, or a hiking event? How about a 4K run, a Halloween party, or Christmas event. Connecticut is filled with lots to do. You just need to know where to find something fun to do in Connecticut. Look through our events calendar or type a keyword in the box to find a type of event. Click on the events categories in the menu to find even more fun events and you will never be bored in Connecticut.