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Fairfield Parks and Recreation is proud to create a calendar of treasured community events including our Peanut Butter Jams, Sand Jam Movie Nights, Dive-in Movie, Summer Comedy Series, and seasonal favorites - our Annual Easter Scramble and Christmas Tree Lighting.

Special Events
Santa's Mailbox Map
Event Date: Monday, November 27th - Tuesday, December 19thSanta Mailbox Map
Locations: Fairfield Parks & Recreation Department - 75 Mill Plain Road
Spic and Span - 329 Pequot Avenue
Chips Family Restaurant - 525 Tunxis Hill Road
BE Chocolat - 75 Hillside Road
Fairfield Woods Library - 1147 Fairfield Woods Road

Let Santa Claus know how good you've been this year! Write a letter to Santa and drop it in any one of Santa's Mailboxes throughout town and we'll deliver it to the North Pole, Polar Express style!

Check out the Map for mailbox locations! Santa's Mailbox will be available from Monday, November 27th to Tuesday, December 19th.

Please make sure a RETURN ADDRESS is included so the Jolly Old Gent can answer your letter!
Winter Whimsy & Annual Tree Lighting
Event Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023Tree Lighting & Winter Whimsy 2023 (4) - Copy
Location: Old Town Hall & Museum Commons
Time: 4:15pm - 7:00pm
Ages: All Ages
Fee:  Free Event!

Sponsored By: Cambridge Health, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, Feast & Fettle, KMS Team at Compass Group, Nichols MD, Soccer Shots

Nominate Someone Great to Light the Tree & Celebrate! 
Submit nomination form by Monday, November 27th - email Chelsea at for more information! 
Click HERE for the nomination form!
Holiday Breakfast
Registration Begins: Thursday, November 16, 2023 at 9:00amHoliday Breakfast 2023b
Event Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Location: Fairfield Ludlowe High School Cafeteria
Time: 10:00am
Ages: All Ages
Fee:  Free Event! Pre-registration required, limited space available

Registration Begins: Thursday, November 16, 2023 at 9:00am
Each individual must be registered to attend!
Click Here to Register!

Sponsored By: City Coast Church

Santa Claus is coming to town!
This holiday breakfast is open to all Fairfield families!
Beach Bunny 5K
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Event Date: Saturday, March 30, 2024
Location: Jennings Beach
Time: 9:00am
Ages: All Ages

Join Fairfield Parks & Recreation for our Annual Beach Bunny 5K! 

We are excited to invite you and your loved ones to participate in Fairfield Parks & Recreation's "Beach Bunny" 5K. Run, walk, skip, hop. It doesn't matter. We want you to get out, have fun, get moving, enjoy the outdoors and, most of all, share the experience with us, your friends and family!