A weekend of events is scheduled for Sept. 15-16 to celebrate the Town of Mansfield and the future development of Storrs Center.
A fireworks display will kick off the festivities at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 15, at Mansfield Hollow State Park.
On Sunday, Sept. 16, from noon to 5 p.m., the Mansfield Downtown Partnership will hold its annual Festival on the Green in the town’s commercial area along Route 195.
Highlights of the festival include a pie baking competition, cooking and floral arranging demonstrations, a juried art show, and music from Kidsville Kuckoo Revue, Aztec Two-Step, and the Mohegan Sun All-Stars.
Members of the community are invited to participate in the Bikes, Tykes, and Trikes Parade featuring children with their decorated bikes parading down Route 195.
For information, call 860-429-2740 or send e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.