Town of East Windsor

The town of East Windsor strives to preserve its quiet, small town feel in Northern Connecticut. 

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The town of East Windsor strives to preserve its quiet, small town feel in Northern Connecticut. East Windsor is peppered with cultural and historical places that are near and dear to Connecticut. The Connecticut Trolley Museum offers an exciting display for children and adults alike. As well as the Connecticut Fire Museum educates everyone on the history of fire safety within the state. Consider taking a stroll through the parks or picking up a game of soccer at the fields. East Windsor is also home to one of Connecticut's premier beer makers - Broad Brook Brewing. Take a visit to East Windsor to discover all it has to offer!

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Facts about Broad Brook

Town/City established:

  • Settled in 1680.

Named from:

  • Incorporated from Windsor and named May, 1768. Formerly Windsor. 

County:

  • Hartford.

Notable citizens (past and present):

  • Jonathan Edwards, Theologian.
  • Jerry Marquis, Former NASCAR driver.
  • Kevin Olson, Actor.
  • Zarley Zalapski, Former NHL player. Lived here during his tenure with the Hartford Whalers. 

Top Five Attractions:

  • Connecticut Trolley Museum.
  • Scantic Academy - East Windsor Historical Society Museum.
  • Broad Brook Brewing.
  • Connecticut Fire Museum.
  • Abbe Road Soccer Field. 

Annual Visitor’s Events:

  • Rails to the Darkside, October.
  • Turkey Shoot, November.
  • North Pole Connection, December.
  • Torchlight Parade and Carol Sing, December. 

Quality of town:

  • The town of East Windsor strives to preserve its quiet, small town feel in Northern Connecticut. East Windsor is peppered with cultural and historical places that are near and dear to Connecticut. The Connecticut Trolley Museum offers an exciting display for children and adults alike. As well as the Connecticut Fire Museum educates everyone on the history of fire safety within the state. Consider taking a stroll through the parks or picking up a game of soccer at the fields. East Windsor is also home to one of Connecticut's premier beer makers - Broad Brook Brewing. Take a visit to East Windsor to discover all it has to offer!

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