Welcome to Weston
Tucked in the beautiful woods of Fairfield County, this warm and friendly town is the perfect place to embrace your best life. From the plethora of green spaces to the many ponds, lakes, and rivers, there are numerous ways to connect with nature in Weston.
With its serene and laid-back vibe, Weston provides a charming and cultured atmosphere for people from all walks of life. This wooded and bucolic town with a warm-hearted personality is the perfect place to enjoy the farm-to-table lifestyle! Whether starting your own garden or buying fresh from the farmer’s market, embracing healthy living is easy in Weston.
What to Love
- Picturesque scenery
- Extensive hiking trails
- Small town charm
- Fly fishing on the Saugatuck River
- Award-winning architecture
Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping
The enchanting Lachat Town Farm is an ideal place to soak up the outdoors. Established in 1997, this 42-acre property focuses on providing education and exploration for the town. Consider volunteering at the 'Giving Garden' which provides organic fruit and vegetables to those facing food insecurity. While at the farm, be sure to say hi to the goats and bunnies! A fun and cultural experience, this farm seeks to foster a love for learning.
Spend the day at Devil’s Den Nature Preserve. Known as the largest preserve in the state, this amazing nature oasis is open to guests from sunrise to sunset. Made up of 1,800-acres, Devil’s Den is a great way to soak up the outdoors and watch wildlife in its natural habitat. Hike on the trails or spend some quiet time birdwatching. Pay a visit to Amber Falls for an invigorating hike.
At the Weston Center, you can pick up a bottle of wine, grocery staples, or a quick bite at The Lunch Box. In business for over 65 years, the ‘Center’ — as it is known locally — features a top-notch selection of life's daily essentials . Whether you are looking to mail a care package or fill the car up with gas, you can find all that and more.
Things to Do
Discover healthy, homegrown, and organic food at Weston Famer’s Market. Stroll through the stalls of fresh produce, homemade bread, crafts, and jellies. Here you can also find handcrafted favorites such as soap, candles, art, and jewelry. An idyllic place to make new friends, this warm and friendly farmer’s market is the perfect way to spend the morning enjoying the sunshine and supporting local growers at the same time.
Weston residents enjoy access to Westport’s waterfront amenities, including Longshore Club and Compo Beach. You certainly won’t run out of excitement at the Longshore Club, a public facility featuring an 18 hole golf course, tennis, sailing school, summer camps, ice skating in the winter, and the historic Inn at Longshore, featuring La Plage Restaurant. Here, you can paddle out on the shimmering water to enjoy the beautiful coastal views.