Arts and cultural organizations interested in participating in the 2015 Festival should contact Ann de Selding, Festival Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Plein Air Fence Show Artists return to the Center School lawn. Don't miss 36 area artists displaying their works for sale!
New this year: Visit the lawn of the Old Lyme - PGN Library for their annual book sale, a book signing by Bill Berloni, kids' crafts, and a cupcake truck.
The Lyme Art Association will have oxen from Cranberry Meadow Farm. A Midsummer favorite!
Come listen to music, enjoy the art, meet the artists, and learn about their work at Studio 80 + Sculpture Park.
New this year: Join us at the Bee & Thistle Inn for a great day of beersippin', barbecue eatin' and music listenin'!
The Lyme Academy College of Arts will showcase the best current work done by students in all of the College's major programs.
Wander the French-style market bursting with fresh flowers, breads, cheeses, specialty foods, honey and more at the Florence Griswold Museum.
Relax by the river at the Florence Griswold Museum's free Friday evening concert. Bring a picnic or purchase a dinner from Gourmet Galley!
Old Lyme's Midsummer Festival celebrates the town's artistic heritage with two days of festivities! Join us Friday night for art open houses, live music and dancing, or take part in Saturday's activities, which include:
- Art Exhibitions & Sales
- Fresh Market
- Musical Performances
- Artisan Fairs
- Book Signings & Sales
- Domestic Farm Animals
- Hands-On Kids’ Activities
About the Festival
The Midsummer Festival celebrates the town's artistic heritage with two days of festivities! Peruse family-friendly activities across nine sites along Lyme Street.Read More About the Festival »
The Midsummer Festival 2015 would not be possible without the support and hard work of various partner organizations throughout Old Lyme.Read More About Our Partners »
A Special Thanks to our 2014 Sponsors:
Before the Festival, join in the Caroline's Miracle Foundation 5K Race & Fun Run.