July 27th,  Christmas in July

Head on down to New London Waterfront Park Saturday, July 29th for live music, lighted boat parade, food vendors and more!

Do you have a sailboat, power boat, dinghy, or paddle board?  Sign up now to participate in the Christmas in July Lighted boat Parade in New London on the Thames River. There is no entry fee to sign up. To sign up email

8:30pm Lighted Boat Parade – Celebrate Christmas in July with a lighted boat parade at 8pm off of the New London Waterfront Park. The Thames River Water Taxi will lead the Parade with Santa Claus- aka State Representative Anthony Nolan, accompanied by youth from The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club.

Live Music on the waterfront Park 6- 8:30 pm – Come on down and dance on the City pier to the music.


CT Styling Stitches- Custom Embroidery items- totes, table runners, aprons, towels, placemats, clothing, and baby items.

Food Trucks:

Roadside Rob- Event Special Mint Chocolate Chip warmed on the Grill.

Popcentric- Various popsicles

Issa Catering- Falafel, samosa, gyro and rice and chicken

Restaurants and Business specials

The Garde Art Center

Grabel Fine Art

The Golden Owl Book Store- Meet the owner of the new book store in town.

 Favorites Bistro Bar –