Located in the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains and a short one hour drive North from NYC our town is a favorite destination for visitors. Founded over 300 years ago with a population of 25,000 Ridgefield boasts a unique historic Main Street, a highly rated school system and is rated the Safest Town in CT.
Our visitors can tour the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, the Weir Farm National Historic Site or a visit at Keeler Tavern. Seeking entertainment? Enjoy the intimate setting of the Ridgefield Playhouse that hosts hundreds of live shows by nationally acclaimed performers. Or catch a first release movie at the unique Prospector Theater.
Fill your day in Ridgefield by shopping the unique boutiques on Main Street, or the various shops located on Danbury Road. While in our town be sure to enjoy any one of our numerous restaurants from casual cuisine to fine dining.
If you are seeking outdoor activity we offer a semi-private Fazio Designed 18 hole golf course Ridgefield GC, walking trails, lakes and miles of country roads that are enjoyed by bikers.
With so much to offer all in a picturesque Norman Rockwell setting it is no surprise that many families choose Ridgefield as a destination wedding weekend location for friends and family. With the historic Lounsbury House as the perfect venue, Ridgefield is the location to make your day special and memorable.