Welcome to Wilton
Picturesque views and ample outdoor spaces make this elegant town absolutely irresistible! From the diverse small businesses to the award-winning library, Wilton is an ideal town for those looking for a close-knit community.
This casual town of Wilton carries a vibrant history and is known for its diverse restaurant scene. Here, you will discover beautiful residential areas that offer a host of exciting activities and opportunities for fun. With its riveting landscape and friendly shops, there are countless reasons to love this charming town.
What to Love
- New England history
- Woodsy atmosphere
- Convenient town center
- Close commute to NYC, Stamford, and New Haven
- Abundant parks, farms, and nature preserves
Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping
The locally owned Village Market is known for gourmet food choices, as well as its community participation and charitable involvement. From the intricately decorated birthday cakes to grocery staples and healthy prepared foods, this market has everything you need to make your meal or event extra special. Stock up, discover some new favorite foods, and meet your neighbor for coffee.
Attend a captivating live performance at the Wilton Children’s Theater. A fun experience for all, this theater puts on well-beloved showcases such as Beauty and the Beast, Footloose, and Seussical The Musical. The theater offers an excellent opportunity to hone artistic skills and make friends that will last a lifetime. From the excellent staff to the engaging community atmosphere, this theater is sure to dazzle!
Come to Wilton Playshop to see an inspiring and heartfelt theatrical production. Established in 1937, Wilton Playshop’s enduring legacy provides entertainment for the community that is both enriching and of the greatest quality. You simply won’t want to miss breathtaking performances such as A Christmas Carol, ART, and Evita.
Enjoy a delicious meal at Parlor Pizza! Locally owned, this fabulous restaurant provides gourmet pizza and fun drinks. This is a great venue for a family outing, birthday celebration, or a casual evening with friends. From pepperoni to exotic gourmet creations, there is a marvelous pie for everyone! After your meal, satisfy your cravings at Sweet Pierre’s. The prime spot for candies and delectable treats, this colorful shop features chocolates, custom gift baskets, and much more.
Things to Do
Come on down to Weir Farm! Here, you can make fun memories while admiring the impressionist art of the beloved J. Alden Weir. Nestled between beautiful wooded areas, serene pastures, and sparkling streams, you will fall in love with the landscape just as the artist did! For years, this 68-acre national park has captivated hearts and imaginations. Go on a hike or bring your sketchbook to create some genius of your own.
Can’t get enough of farm life? Then don’t miss Ambler Farm, where you’ll find a seasonal fruit and vegetable stand, a rich roster of classes, a summer farm camp, and adorable farm animals to meet. A visit here provides the perfect opportunity to soak up the outdoors and spend quality time with your loved ones.
Norwalk River Valley Trail (NRVT) will be the longest trail in Fairfield County — 30 miles connecting Calf Pasture Beach in Norwalk to Rogers Park in Danbury, passing through Wilton, Ridgefield, and Redding along the way. It’s a fantastic way to get outdoors and soak up the sunshine.
Take a day to explore and enjoy Wilton Town Forest. The verdant-green woods afford ample opportunity to hike rugged terrain, camp, or ride your horse on the extensive bridle paths. With its babbling brooks and towering trees, it is no wonder that this park is a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Immerse yourself in stunning views while getting in some exercise. Don’t forget to capture some photos along the way. There are certainly plenty of picture-perfect moments in this enchanting forest!