Daffodil Festival News & Updates

New Food Tent Music lineup… Posted April 25, 2014

Due to impending rainy weather conditions the following is the revised schedule for Food Tent Music on Saturday, 4/26 (No bands have been canceled – updates will be added as needed or just call the Daffodil HOTLINE 203/238-1315): Revised Schedule 10:15-11:00-Chico & Friends 11:30-12:15- The Paul Brockett Roadshow Band 12:45-1:30-

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Kindergartner Alexandra Gaj, 5, was chosen by random drawing as this years’ LMD. She attends Benjamin Franklin School and carries on a family legacy, her mother Sarah was a contestant as a first grader from  Franklin. Her Honor Escort is Kyler Patterson, 6, a first grader who attends John Barry

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  The popular Daffodils on Parade will occur rain or shine. Participants are expected to show up at their designated staging area at the time listed on their acceptance letter. If there are any concerns please contact one of the parade coordinators: Donna DeRosa @donnaderosa@sbcglobal.net or Jane Dunn @Dunnjane57@yahoo.com. Or

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We’re Full… Posted April 18, 2014

The Craft Fair and Food Tent are fully subscribed. Please feel free to apply next year for the 2015 Meriden Daffodil Festival. Thank You!

MERIDEN — About 350 people will volunteer at the Daffodil Festival this year, and organizers said the event could not happen without them. Doreen Roddy said the number of volunteers has been steady over the past few years. “They are the manpower that makes the festival happen,” she said. “They

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