"The town Mayor, William Dickinson, has proudly led this town since 1983. "
For gorgeous rural views, head to the east side of Wallingford where you will find Gouveia Vineyards and Paradise Hills Vineyard. At Gouveia, a family owned vineyard, you will see breathtaking views that overlook Wallingford while giving way to views of Cheshire, Meriden and the Sleeping Giant mountain, a popular hiking spot in Hamden. They offer wine that is made from 100% grown grapes on the property and they are open all year. Don’t miss out on their annual harvest day at the end of September where you can join the fun and experience picking grapes to contribute to that year’s wine making.
"Don’t miss out on their annual harvest day at the end of September "
Catch a show at the Oakdale Theatre. This venue has hosted icons such as The Who, Led Zeppelin, Robin Williams, Coldplay, Sting, Lady Gaga and so many more. Entertaining audiences since the 1950’s, Oakdale Theatre is sure to bring your favorites into town and it will make it impossible to resist buying tickets. The venue hosts other gatherings such as trade shows, off-Broadway shows and car shows. Grab a nice dinner in downtown Wallingford from the dozens of food spots to choose from. The local restaurants offer a lot of variety from Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, Thai, pizza, desserts, vegan and so much more. You’ll be sure to have never ending options that your taste buds will crave.
Welcome to Wallingford, Connecticut. With its rich history and diverse culture, this quaint Connecticut town is an epitome of New England.