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Events Calendar
We have several annual events schedued for 2013 season at the historic Hotel including our 4th annual Wine Tasting hosted by Kent Wine and Spirits, family movie nights in July and August, our second annual Beer Tasting hosted by The Bridge, our spring and fall potluck dinners, along with our 26th annual Arts and Fine Crafts Show held every Columbus Day Weekend and the annual Christmas in Gaylordsville celebration held the first weekend in December.

The Merwinsville Hotel opened for business in 1843 and in 2013, we're excited to be celebrating our 170th Anniversary. As you can see, we have a wide variety of upcoming events; we hope to see you!

Please see the calendar below for details.
All events are at Hotel unless otherwise indicated.


December 6 - 8, 2013


Christmas in Gaylordsville at the Merwinsville Hotel

Friday night - Gala holiday opening with caroling, holiday nibbles, and scrumptious desserts from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Friday night admission: $25.00 at the door/$20.00 in advance.

Come visit the Hotel and enjoy what is truly an "old-fashioned Christmas".
From the beautiful decorations, huge collections of Santas, snowglobes and nutcrackers, Dickens Village, model train and miniature Worlds Fair amusement rides, to the complimentary hot chocolate and surprise gift for the little ones, a visit to the Hotel at Christmastime shouldn't be missed! 
Visit Mrs. Claus' bakery for a delectable selection of baked goods to purchase or grab some home-made soup for lunch.  For that special, one-of-a-kind gift, there will also be a select group of art, photography and crafts available for purchase (with a portion of each sale benefiting the Hotel). Story-time will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

Weekend hours: Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Admission: Free


October - June

Hotel Tours
October - June

If you are interested in a tour of the hotel, please contact us via email and we will be happy to make the arrangements for individuals or groups.

For additional information or to schedule a tour, contact Jeremy@merwinsvillehotel.org.

Do you have any suggestions for future Hotel fund raising events? Let us know.


A historic railroad hotel in Gaylordsville, Connecticut