The 9th annual Fair Haven Family Stroll & Festival

name of organization:

Friends Center for Children & Elm City Montessori

name of event:

Fair Haven Family Stroll & Festival

date of event:

Saturday May 4th (raindate May 18th)


Quinnipiac River Park- 2 East Grand Ave.

telephone contact for information:

(203) 468-1966 

description of event:

The 9th annual Fair Haven Family Stroll & Festival starts with a 1.5 mile walk along the historic Quinnipiac River at 10am, followed by a festival in the park with live music, drumming, family yoga, dance, face painting, door prizes, children’s activities, and a wealth of information about resources available for families in Greater New Haven, from free books to healthcare to nutrition.  The event aims to raise awareness about the need for high-quality early childhood education.  A $10 suggested donation per family benefits early childhood education programs at Friends Center for Children and Elm City Montessori.  For more information visit