Willimantic Street Fests

Frequently Asked Questions



When/where is Third Thursday?

Third Thursday is the third Thursday of every month, running from May to September, from 6-9pm. It's right on Main Street in Willimantic, CT! Our next Third Thursday is June 21st, from 6-9pm.

How much does it cost to attend?

Entrance to Third Thursday is totally free, and so is parking! Just bring yourself and your friends!

What is there to do at Third Thursday?

Whether it's listening to live music from local bands, shopping from vendors along the street, or sampling from a wide variety of cuisine,Third Thursday has something for everyone! You can find a full list of vendors, food, and entertainment for our upcoming street fest here: http://www.willimanticstreetfest.com/sections.htm?m=6&y=2018

How can I get involved?

We are always looking for volunteers! If you are interested in helping out, please contact info@willimanticstreetfest.com. Even a few hours of your time can make a difference!

Can I donate to Third Thursday?

Absolutely! To become a sponsor, visit http://www.willimanticstreetfest.com/sponsor-reg.htm. On the day of the street fest, be sure to stop by the Third Thursday information booth, located in the Midtown area, where you can buy official stickers, pins, and t-shirts. The proceeds go right back into making Third Thursday happen!

What if it rains?

We don't cancel the Fests with a threat of thunderstorms or chance of rain, because in the summer months that is a daily forecast. We will cancel with 80% chance or better of rain, or extremely high winds. Look for cancellations on the website, FaceBook, listen to WILI AM, or check our answering machine: 860.450.0918