Shoreline Chamber Of Commerce - CT
Join Our Email List
Join The Chamber
Member Login
Serving the Towns of Guilford, Branford and North Branford
Fall Events on the Guilford Green
Posted on August 15th, 2016

​Halloween Window Painting:
On Saturday October 15th Guilford Youth & Family Services, Guilford Parks & Recreation and It’s Worth It a Guilford DAY initiative will collaborate to bring their annual Halloween Window Painting Contest to the Guilford Green.  Sketches must be submitted to Karolin Regan @ GY&FS by October 7th to  The contest will take place from 10:00-12:00 p.m. Individuals, groups and families (up to 7 individuals) are encouraged to decorate a business window for the fall season.  Supplies will be provided.  Rain date:  October 16th.  Winner will be announced at The Halloween Spooktacular on October 30th.  $25.00 per group.  Register online at with program #41112 or call (203) 453-8068 for more information. 
Scarecrow Building Contest:
Also taking place on October 15th, The Shoreline Chamber of Commerce partnering with Guilford Parks & Recreation and Guilford Youth and Family Services will hold a Scarecrow Building Contest.  Businesses will have an opportunity to build a scarecrow that represents their business which will then be displayed on the town green.  $25.00 fee per scarecrow.  Proceeds to benefit It’s Worth It. A Guilford DAY Initiative.  Guilford DAY and its supporters help Guilford youth make positive choices, ultimately reducing drug and alcohol use.  Register online at with program #41112. 
Chowder Challenge for a Cause:
The Shoreline Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring its 3rd Chowder Challenge for a Cause from noon to 3:00 p.m. on October 15th.  Each chef chooses a local charity to partner with.  If they receive the most votes, their charity will receive a $500.00 check from the Shoreline Chamber.  The chef/restaurant will receive a trophy that they may keep for one calendar year.  Winner will be announced approximately 3:30-4:00 p.m. the day of the event.  Registration/check-in will be on the Guilford Green (under the tent) where you will receive a map of the chowder locations in restaurants or merchant locations, ballot, bottle of water and a tote bag.  This is a walking tour of Guilford as you taste chowder from local chefs and choose the best of 2016.  RAIN or SHINE!  Call the chamber for a ticket ($10.00) 203-488-5500 or go on the website to register:
October 30th Event:
Halloween Spooktacular:
On October 30th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. the Halloween Spooktacular will take place on the Guilford Green. This event is sponsored by Guilford Parks & Recreation, Guilford Youth & Family Services and It’s Worth It a Guilford DAY initiative.  Activities will be a performance on stage, inflatables, ice cream from Ashleys and more!  Park Street will be utilized for a “trunk or treat”.  Please register your families, organizations, businesses “trunk” to be part of this wonderful community event. To register a “trunk” for this event please go online to (program #41106).  For more information contact Ellen @ (203) 453-8068.

Posted in not categorized    Tagged with no tags


Leave a Comment