Morris is located in a pivotal area of Connecticut filled with rich farming and history.

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Morris is located in a pivotal area of Connecticut filled with rich farming and history. Beginning as a farming community, Morris has always had a respect to agriculture. Which is showcased in their farms that are peppered throughout the town. The Winvian Farm in particular is a very well known area for relaxation and also a gorgeous backdrop for events. While in Morris, stop at Bantam Lake that has lush greenery all around its edges. 

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Facts about Morris

Town/City established:

  • June, 1859.

Named from:

  • Named from James Morris, prominent resident.

County:

  • Litchfield.

Notable citizens (past and present):

  • Chuck Aleksinas, former NBA basketball player lives in town.
  • James Morris III, Revolutionary War and War of 1812 officer and educator, lived and died in the town which was named after him.

Top Five Attractions:

  • Bantam Lake.
  • Sandy Beach.
  • South Farms.
  • White Flower Farms. 

Annual Visitor’s Events:

  • Clark W. Griswold Holiday Lights Conest, December.
  • Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration, November/December.

Quality of town/city:

  • Morris is located in a pivotal area of Connecticut filled with rich farming and history. Beginning as a farming community, Morris has always had a respect to agriculture. Which is showcased in their farms that are peppered throughout the town. The Winvian Farm in particular is a very well known area for relaxation and also a gorgeous backdrop for events. While in Morris, stop at Bantam Lake that has lush greenery all around its edges. 

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