The Annual New Fairfield Lions Club’s Carnival

The New Fairfield Lions Club’s Carnival 🎡 🦁 opens for its 2023 season on Tuesday, July 18th and runs through Saturday, July 22nd from 6:30pm to 10:30pm at the Consolidated School Field off Gillotti Road in New Fairfield, across from St Edward the Confessor Church. This annual event has brought smiles to many children and families throughout our town and neighboring communities for years. Parking is available in the church parking lot. Please keep the parking lot clean.



Here is the current schedule:

Tuesday, July 18 is First Responders Night!

Also featuring live music from Split Decision


First Responders

The NFVFD is a Volunteer Fire Department that also provides the town’s emergency medical services. The department consists of three fire companies to cover each area of New Fairfield. Ball Pond Fire Company, Fire Company A, Squantz Engine Company,


Split Decision

The combination of stellar musicianship, dynamic personalities, a never ending mix of songs and a state of the visual and audio experience is what catapulted Split Decision to the top of the cover band scene in Philadelphia. They have broken attendance records in every major venue in the tri state region and beyond.


Wednesday, July 19 is Lions and Leos Club Night!

Also featuring live music from Out Of Time

And a Toy Collection Drive

Pediatric Cancer Night

We will be accepting toy donations


Play-Doh (single cans or sets)

Crayons and coloring/activity books

LEGO and LEGO Kits (small and medium kits only)

Playing cards and UNO

Cars and trucks

Character figurines and playsets (superheros, princesses, etc.)

Stress relief items (stress balls, fidget spinners, pop-toys, etc.)


NF Lions

The New Fairfield Lions Club is made up of passionate individuals who are dedicated to making a positive impact on our community. We take pride in coming together to solve the problems facing those in need and are fully committed to fostering an atmosphere of respect, collaboration and inclusion.


NF Leos

As the youngest members of Lions Clubs International, Leos embody the best qualities of our incredible organization. They're devoted young people who realize the power of action. Together, Leos and Lions form a powerful partnership—one of mutual respect, where Lions learn from the innovative insights of Leos,and where Leos gain access to the proven strategies of those who’ve successfully served the world for decades.

The Leos Club is 30 plus members strong and from all different and interesting backgrounds. They come together with a sense of service to help others. It is open to members from grades sixth to twelfth and it's a great way for students to build friendships, earn community service and build skills they will have forever, all while having fun.


Out Of Time

Live music. Come check them out!


Thursday, July 20 is NFSAW Night!

Also Featuring live music from On The Road Again


The mission of the New Fairfield/Sherman Animal Welfare Society, Inc. is to offer refuge, medical care, and the opportunity for a second chance for life to needy dogs and cats; to protect animals from cruelty or neglect; to foster a public sentiment of humanity and gentleness toward all living creatures; to encourage and promote responsible pet ownership; and to reduce companion animal overpopulation through humane education and spay/neuter advocacy.


On The Road Again

Nancy J, Julie T and Tammy Lee performing the songs you love to hear, sing along with and tap your toes! Join us for good old fashion fun. PS. We love requests!

“The life we love is making music with our friends.” -Willie Nelson


Friday, July 21 is Scout Night!

Also featuring live music from Not Sorry


New Fairfield Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts

Troop 42 of New Fairfield is a boy-led troop, offering a Scouting program with an emphasis on camping and outdoor skills. Our Scouts actively practice the leadership skills they'll use as adults.

Girl Scouts of CT, providing girls of all ages the tools they need to develop healthy relationships is at the core of Girl Scout’s mission of building girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place.


Not Sorry

We are an awesome classic rock band playing the best of the best!! No fillers - All killers! A 4 piece band fronted by a female singer who can belt out the songs sometimes even better than the original artists.


Saturday, July 22 is Rebel Alumni Night!

Also featuring live music from The Barn Rats

Rebel Alumni

We are committed to establishing a mutually beneficial and lasting relationship between New Fairfield High School, our town and our ever growing community of alumni.


The Barn Rats

The Barn Rats are well known as one of Western Connecticut’s most rockin’ live musical acts. From classic covers to catchy originals, The Barn Rats always bring it. Join us for a great night. Bring the whole family!

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